How To Catch Capsakid In Pokemon Scarlet And Violet

Capsakid in a 9th Generation grass type Pokemon in SV. Read this guide if you're interested in how to find it and catch it.

In Pokemon Scarlet and Violet, Capsakid is the newly introduced 9th Gen Pokemon. It has got both the looks and skills that give you all the reasons to catch it. Wondering where you might find a Capsakid in Pokemon SV? Not to worry, in this guide, we’ll show you where to find it in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet.

Capsakid location in Pokemon SV

Capsakid location in Pokemon SV

Before we jump on how to catch Capsakid in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet, it’s worth noting that you can get it early on in the game. So you can get straight to it without having to wait much. This Pokemon is located in three areas; West Province, South Province, and Asado Desert.

To catch Capsakid in Pokemon SV, you need to head west from the Naranja Academy and continue in that direction. Get past the first town; right ahead of the town, you can find it in the open. Since those Pokemon are little creatures, they can camouflage in tall grass.

Catching a Capsakid

Stay attentive and look around in the area mentioned above, and eventually, you’ll catch sight of Capsakid. Now, to catch Capsakid, throw a Poke Ball at him, and it will start a fight against it. Use Fire, Ice, Poison, and Bug type Pokemon against it and weaken it until it is about to get knocked out. Then throw a fresh Pokeball at it, and it will be yours.

Capsakid Type, Abilities, and Weakness 

Capsakid is a grass type that has the following abilities and weaknesses in Pokemon SV: 

Abilities – Chlorophyll (While in sunshine, it increases the speed stat of the user) | Insomnia (This ability doesn’t let the user fall asleep) 


Weakness – It is weak against (Fire, Ice, Poison, and Bug)


Here’s a quick look into the base stats of Capsakid to give you a better idea of its potential in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet.

  • HP 50
  • Attack 62    
  • Defense 40 
  • Special Attack 62 
  • Special Defense 40        
  • Speed 50

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