How To Catch Tandemaus In Pokemon Scarlet And Violet

Tandemaus is a cute rodent like Pokemon in SV. Here is how to find it in the game and then catch it in your pokedex.

The Pokemon Scarlet and Violet release has brought many amazing species into the spotlight. The Tandemaus is a creature that looks like a mouse or a hamster which you can catch very early on in Pokemon SV.

These Pokemon belong to the Normal type and can evolve into the Maushold at level 25. Here is how to find them and catch them.

Tandemaus location in Pokemon SV

Tandemaus location in Pokemon SV

In Pokemon Scarlet and Violet, the Tandemaus is a rare creature found around The Great Crater of Paldea regions. It is like a domesticated version of a rat, so you’ll find him in areas such as Towns and Cities.

Below, we have given a list of all the regions within The Great Crater of Paldea where you will most probably find this Pokemon:

  • West Province (Area 2)
  • West Province (Area 3)
  • South Province (Area 2)
  • North Province (Area 2)
  • East Province (Area 3)
  • East Province (Area 1)
  • Tagtree Thicket

You need a lot of time to explore the abovementioned areas to look for a rare creature. To increase your odds of finding Tandemaus, you can visit the North side of the Lighthouse by going through the desert.

If you didn’t luck out on the above region, you could head into the tunnel located west on The Great Crater of Paldea. Otherwise, all the areas around the cities will be your last bet.

How to catch a Tandemaus

Catching a Tandemaus in Pokemon SV has the same procedure as any other Pokemon in the game. Simply approach them and throw a regular Pokeball at it. They are a relatively peaceful Pokeman so they won’t give you much trouble.

Tandemaus Stats

Tandemaus has the following base stats which are pretty typical of a Normal-type Pokemon.

  • HP: 50
  • Attack: 50   
  • Defense: 45
  • Special Attack: 40
  • Special Defense: 45       
  • Speed: 75

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