Pokemon Scarlet And Violet Alolan Raichu: How To Get It

Here's a simple guide on how to get Alolan Raichu in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet.

The latest titles in the Pokemon series, Scarlet & Violet, feature the new ninth generation of Pokemon. The end goal of every Pokemon game is to complete the Pokedex and trainers search high and low to complete it. Along with them, trainers even look for ones that are not in the Pokedex. The Alolan Raichu is one such fan-favorite regional variant of the electric-type Pokemon. If you too are looking for ways to catch it then look no further. In this article, we will tell you how to get Alolan Raichu in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet.

How to Get Alolan Raichu in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet

Alolan Raichu in Anime

This variant was introduced in Pokemon Sun and Moon as a part of the seventh generation. To get Alolan Raichu in Scarlet & Violet, you have to transfer it via Pokemon HOME. This is a cloud space to store your Pokemon throughout different games like Legends Arceus. Unfortunately, this service is not yet available in Scarlet and Violet. It will be added to these new titles in Spring 2023.

Compared to the normal one, this variant has rounded ears and a tail. It also has a brown and yellow body instead of the normal orange. In terms of stats, there is a slight difference between them. Here are the stats of Alolan Raichu in Scarlet and Violet.

  • HP: 60
  • Attack: 85
  • Defense: 50
  • Sp. Attack: 95
  • Sp. Defense: 85
  • Speed: 110

Due to its Electric/Psychic dual-type, it can also use Magic Coat, Magic Roon, Recycle, Telekinesis, and Ally Switch moves which are psychic-type exclusive. That makes this Pokemon even more desirable. Other Alolan variants you can catch are:

  • Diglett
  • Dugtrio
  • Meowth
  • Persian
  • Grimer
  • Muk

That’s all from us on how to get Alolan Raichu in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet. For more helpful guides like How to Catch Eiscue and How to Defeat Larry of the Elite Four, visit our SV section soon.