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.

You can also read our latest Pokemon Legends Arceus Crafting Recipes Guide for Poke Balls, potions and Pokemon Legends Arceus Breeding Guide for best Pokemon’s.

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.

StatsPoint
HP120
Attack120
Defense120
Special Attack120
Special Defense120
Speed120
Total720

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.

StatsPoint
HP100
Attack100
Defense120
Special Attack150
Special Defense120
Speed90
Total680

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.

StatsPoint
HP90
Attack100
Defense100
Special Attack150
Special Defense120
Speed120
Total680

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.

StatsPoint
HP108
Attack130
Defense95
Special Attack80
Special Defense85
Speed102
Total600

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.

StatsPoint
HP70
Attack90
Defense90
Special Attack135
Special Defense90
Speed125
Total600

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.

StatsPoint
HP100
Attack100
Defense100
Special Attack100
Special Defense100
Speed100
Total600

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.

StatsPoint
HP80
Attack100
Defense100
Special Attack110
Special Defense150
Speed60
Total600

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.

StatsPoint
HP80
Attack100
Defense100
Special Attack110
Special Defense150
Speed60
Total600

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.

StatsPoint
HP95
Attack125
Defense79
Special Attack60
Special Defense100
Speed81
Total540

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%. 

StatsPoint
HP160
Attack110
Defense65
Special Attack65
Special Defense110
Speed30
Total540

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.

StatsPoint
HP255
Attack10
Defense10
Special Attack75
Special Defense135
Speed55
Total540

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.

StatsPoint
HP75
Attack123
Defense67
Special Attack95
Special Defense85
Speed95
Total540

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.

StatsPoint
HP130
Attack65
Defense60
Special Attack110
Special Defense95
Speed65
Total525

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.

StatsPoint
HP65
Attack65
Defense60
Special Attack110
Special Defense95
Speed130
Total525

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%.

StatsPoint
HP65
Attack130
Defense60
Special Attack95
Special Defense110
Speed65
Total525

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.

StatsPoint
HP65
Attack65
Defense60
Special Attack130
Special Defense95
Speed110
Total525

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.

StatsPoint
HP150
Attack80
Defense44
Special Attack90
Special Defense54
Speed80
Total498

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.

StatsPoint
HP80
Attack120
Defense130
Special Attack55
Special Defense65
Speed45
Total495

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.

StatsPoint
HP65
Attack95
Defense57
Special Attack100
Special Defense85
Speed93
Total495

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.

StatsPoint
HP85
Attack105
Defense55
Special Attack85
Special Defense50
Speed115
Total495

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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