Pokémon Scarlet and Violet offer event-driven Teracrystal Raids like Charizard or Cadoizo. Today we return to those related to the anniversary of the license in honor of Pikachu.
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Pikachu Pokémon Scarlet and Purple: information and unlocking the raid
To access the event raids, follow the following procedure:
- Go to the menu Poké portal.
- Go to the menu Mysterious gift.
- Update news related to Teracrystal Raids.
This will update the information about their availability. In addition, 6 and 7 star raids are only unlocked after the scenario is completed (including tournament) and after a few high-level raids are done. For more information on this topic, we recommend that you read the dedicated article here.
Once you’re done, you’ll be able to find the Pikachu Teracrystal Raid in your game. Beware as it will be a 7 star rarity. Also keep in mind that there is only one psr day on your card. Yet it is possible join those of other players thanks to the Poké-Portal.
Date of Pikachu’s Teracrystal Raids
Pikachu is only available once in Teracrystal Raids, so if you miss it, hope to see it again or request an egg from another player, even though it doesn’t have the badge. Here is the period in which he is present.
- From Friday, February 24, 2023 at 1:00 AM to Monday, February 27, 2023 at 3:59 PM
Information about Pikachu in Teracrystal Raid
Now let’s take a look at the Pokémon themselves. This one will have a teracristal type Water and it will have the following attacks:
- rain dance
- Fatal lightning
- Iron tail
Note that you will be possible to catch only one and it can’t be shiny. It will be level 100 and ready to strengthen your future strategic team. You just need to invest in EVs. He will hold a Light Ball which increases his attack and special attack stats.
Which Pokémon should you use to succeed in the solo attack?
Since Pikachu will type WaterYou should have Pokémon that have a type Plant Or Electric, at least if we were only of his type, we will also have to be interested in his movepool which contains the attacks described above. Here’s a creature that will help you succeed in this 7-star raid solo.
Teracrystal Type: Plant
EVs: 252 HP / 252 Special Attack / 4 Defense
Object: Cloak Obscur
IV: All on 31 except attack
– Giga Leech
Unlike other teracrystal raids, this one is particularly difficult for several reasons: It traps the Light Ball and deals massive damage. That’s not all becausehe has a shield that is set up fairly early in the battle and is placed on the whole life bar. Besides him has 50 times the HP it should have. And to top it off, he will Lightning rod talent which will boost him when attacked Electric.
Here’s the strategy to beat him:
- Use Butterflydance to boost yourself
- Put on Zenith to expel the rain first.
- Use Eco-Sphere and Giga-Sangue to successfully complete the raid.
By following these tips, you can overcome this particularly difficult heist. Let’s end on a high by telling you that you can breed another Pichu with the Electracle ability thanks to a Pikachu holding the Light Ball.