Pokemon Legends Arceus Tier List – Best Pokemon Guide

Welcome to the Pokemon Legends Arceus Tier List and guide. A list of the game’s strongest and weakest pokemon can be found here. While the top attackers may change as new Pokemon and moves are added to the game, we expect entries on this core Pokemon Legends Arceus Tier List to be heavily utilized in a variety of fights.

Pokemon Legends Arceus is a new addition to the Pokemon universe. It is an action role-playing game developed by Game Freak for the Nintendo Switch and published by Nintendo and The Pokemon Company. The Pokemon Legends Arceus follows the remakes of Diamond and Pearl, which were released recently. However, it is expected to generate more discussion than Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Pokemon Shining Pearl did during their release.

Here’s a quick overview of how all the available Pokemon compare against one another, regardless of kind or rarity. Without ado, let us get started with this Pokemon Legends Arceus Tier List.

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Pokemon Legends Arceus Tier List – Best Pokemon Guide

Pokemon Legends Arceus Tier List

In Pokemon Legends Arceus, you can choose a total of 202 Pokemon’s. This Pokemon Legends Arceus Tier List is divided into four tiers. Moreover, some Pokemon are missing from this Pokemon Legends Arceus Tier List, as we thought only to give you the list of best that you should aim for to get started.

  • S Tier → The best Pokemon to use from this Pokemon Legends Arceus Tier List.
  • A Tier → Very strong Pokemon, but not as strong as the above tier choices.
  • B Tier → When combined with the right team composition, this is a good option.
  • C Tier → An average choice, middle of the pack, neither good nor bad.

Pokemon Legends Arceus Tier List – S Tier

Arceus ⇓ 

Based on Arceus Base stats, we consider this pokemon S-Tier choice. Multitype changes the ability-bearer’s type if it is holding one of the type plate items. Moves of the corresponding type receive stab.

Stats Point
HP 120
Attack 120
Defense 120
Special Attack 120
Special Defense 120
Speed 120
Total 720

Origin Dialga  

Origin Dialga Highest stat is Special Attack (150) and the Lowest being Speed (90). Any assault directed against the ability-bearer, regardless of whether it hits, uses two points of power instead of one.

Stats Point
HP 100
Attack 100
Defense 120
Special Attack 150
Special Defense 120
Speed 90
Total 680

Origin Palkia ⇓ 

Origin Palkia is a Water and Dragon type Pokemon. The highest stat is Special Attack (150) and the Lowest being Attack (100). Pressure makes any attack targeted at the ability-bearer, regardless of whether it hits, use 2 PP instead of 1.

Stats Point
HP 90
Attack 100
Defense 100
Special Attack 150
Special Defense 120
Speed 120
Total 680

Garchomp ⇓ 

Garchomp has the highest stat in attack (130) and the Lowest being Special Attack (80). In a sandstorm, Sand Veil increases evasion by 20% for the ability-bearer. It also protects them from sandstorm damage, assuming they aren’t already protected by their ground, rock, or steel type.

Stats Point
HP 108
Attack 130
Defense 95
Special Attack 80
Special Defense 85
Speed 102
Total 600

Darkrai ⇓ 

Darkrai is a Pitch-Black Dark Type Pokemon with a Slow growth rate with EV Yields of 2 Special Attack and 1 Speed. Special Attack (135) is the highest stat, while Attack is the lowest (90). At the end of each turn, Bad Dreams forces all sleeping opponents to lose 1/8 of their maximum HP.

Stats Point
HP 70
Attack 90
Defense 90
Special Attack 135
Special Defense 90
Speed 125
Total 600

Shaymin Land ⇓ 

Shaymin Land is a Grass Type Gratitude Pokemon with a 3 HP EV Yield and a Medium Slow Growth Rate. When it turns off, all status issues are resolved.

Stats Point
HP 100
Attack 100
Defense 100
Special Attack 100
Special Defense 100
Speed 100
Total 600

Hisuian Goodra ⇓ 

Hisuian Goodra is a Dragon and Steel Type with an EV Yield and a growth rate. Special Defense (150) is the highest stat, while Speed is the lowest (60). When struck by a Grass-type move, it increases your Attack.

Stats Point
HP 80
Attack 100
Defense 100
Special Attack 110
Special Defense 150
Speed 60
Total 600

Pokemon Legends Arceus Tier List – A Tier

Ursaluna ⇓ 

The next in our Pokemon Legends Arceus Tier List is Ursaluna. It is a Normal and Ground Type with an EV Yield and a growth rate. Attack (140) is the highest stat, while Special Attack is the lowest (45). Bulletproof protects the Pokemon from ball and bomb attacks.

Stats Point
HP 80
Attack 100
Defense 100
Special Attack 110
Special Defense 150
Speed 60
Total 600

Gyarados ⇓ 

Gyarados is an Atrocious Pokemon of the Water and Flying types, with a Slow growth rate and a 2 Attack EV Yield. Attack (125) has the highest Stat, while Special Attack is the lowest (60). When the ability-bearer switches in, Intimidate reduces all opponents’ Attack by one level.

Stats Point
HP 95
Attack 125
Defense 79
Special Attack 60
Special Defense 100
Speed 81
Total 540

Snorlax ⇓

Snorlax is a Normal Type Sleeping Pokemon with a 2 HP EV Yield and a Slow growth rate. Attack (110) is Snorlax’s highest IV stat, whereas Speed is its lowest (30). Thick Fat lowers the amount of damage taken by Fire and Ice-type techniques by 50%. 

Stats Point
HP 160
Attack 110
Defense 65
Special Attack 65
Special Defense 110
Speed 30
Total 540

Blissey ⇓

Blissey is a Normal Type Happiness Pokemon with a 3 HP EV Yield and a Fast growth rate. Special Defense (135) is Blissey’s highest stat, whereas Attack is her lowest (10). It also increased the potential of flinching from 10% to 20% due to the holding items King’s Rock and Razor Fang.

Stats Point
HP 255
Attack 10
Defense 10
Special Attack 75
Special Defense 135
Speed 55
Total 540

Electivire ⇓

Next in our Pokemon Legends Arceus Tier List is Electivire. It is a Thunderbolt Pokemon of the Electric type with a Medium Fast growth rate and a 3 Attack EV Yield. Attack (123) has the highest stat, while Defense is the lowest (67). The ability-bearer is protected from falling asleep by Vital Spirit. As a result, it is also impossible to utilize the move Rest.

Stats Point
HP 75
Attack 123
Defense 67
Special Attack 95
Special Defense 85
Speed 95
Total 540

Pokemon Legends Arceus Tier List – B Tier

Vaporeon ⇓ 

Vaporeon is a Water Type Bubble Jet Pokemon with a 2 HP EV Yield and a Medium Fast Growth Rate. Special Attack (110) is Vaporeon’s highest stat, while Defense is his lowest (60). When a Pokemon with Water Absorb is struck by a Water-type attack, it restores 1/4 of its maximum HP.

Stats Point
HP 130
Attack 65
Defense 60
Special Attack 110
Special Defense 95
Speed 65
Total 525

Jolteon ⇓ 

Jolteon is a Lightning Pokemon of the Electric type with a Medium Fast growth rate and a 2 Speed EV Yield. Speed (130) has the highest Stat and Defense has the lowest (60). When a Pokemon with Volt Absorb is struck by an Electric-type attack, such as Thunder Wave, it restores 1/4 of its maximum HP.

Stats Point
HP 65
Attack 65
Defense 60
Special Attack 110
Special Defense 95
Speed 130
Total 525

Flareon ⇓ 

Flareon is a Fire Type Flame Pokemon with a 2 Attack EV Yield and a Medium Fast Growth Rate. Attack (130) is Flareon’s highest stat, whereas Defense is his lowest (60). When a Pokemon with Flash Fire is hit by a Fire-type move, the potency of the bearer’s Fire-type attacks is increased by 50%.

Stats Point
HP 65
Attack 130
Defense 60
Special Attack 95
Special Defense 110
Speed 65
Total 525

Espeon  

Espeon is a Sun Pokemon of the Psychic Type with a Medium Fast growth rate and a 2 Special Attack EV Yield. Special Attack (130) is Espeon’s highest stat, while Defense is his lowest (60). If the opponent uses Synchronize to burn, paralyze, or poison a Pokemon, the opponent also gets the status condition.

Stats Point
HP 65
Attack 65
Defense 60
Special Attack 130
Special Defense 95
Speed 110
Total 525

Pokemon Legends Arceus Tier List – C Tier

Drifblim  

Drifblim is a Ghost and Flying Type Blimp Pokemon with a 2 HP EV Yield and a variable growth rate. Special Attack (90) is Drifblim’s highest stat, while Defense is his lowest (44). When an attacker uses a contact move to faint a Pokemon with Aftermath, the attacker loses 1/4 of their maximum HP.

Stats Point
HP 150
Attack 80
Defense 44
Special Attack 90
Special Defense 54
Speed 80
Total 498

Golem  

Golem is a Megaton Pokemon of the Rock and Ground types with a Medium Slow growth rate and a 3 Defense EV Yield. Defense (130) is Golem’s greatest Stat, whereas Speed is its lowest (45). Protects the Pokemon from the effects of recoil.

Stats Point
HP 80
Attack 120
Defense 130
Special Attack 55
Special Defense 65
Speed 45
Total 495

Magmar  

Magmar is a Spitfire Pokemon of the Fire Type with a Medium Fast growth rate and a 2 Special Attack EV Yield. Special Attack (100) is Magmar’s highest stat, while Defense is his lowest (57). When a Pokemon with Flame Body is struck by a move that makes contact, the attacker has a 30% chance of being burned.

Stats Point
HP 65
Attack 95
Defense 57
Special Attack 100
Special Defense 85
Speed 93
Total 495

Floatzel  

Floatzel is a Water Type Sea Weasel with a 2 Speed EV Yield and a Medium Fast growth rate. Speed (115) is Floatzel’s highest stat, while Special Defense is his lowest (50). During rain, Swift Swim doubles the ability-bearer’s Speed.

Stats Point
HP 85
Attack 105
Defense 55
Special Attack 85
Special Defense 50
Speed 115
Total 495

That concludes our Pokemon Legends Arceus Tier List. For your convenience, we’ve ranked all the Pokemon’s in a single Pokemon Legends Arceus Tier List. Furthermore, if you found this Pokemon Legends Arceus Tier List helpful, please share it on social media with your friends and family.

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