Perrserker in Pokemon Sword and Shield, though a new Pokemon, is a twist evolution of a franchise favorite unique to the Galar region. How can you catch a Perrserker, how does it evolve, and how does it compare in terms of competitive battles?
Perrserker evolution is what happens to the Galarian form of Meowth, who sports a new fuzzball look in Pokemon Sword and Shield, much different than the elegant form from Kanto that evolved into Persian. Evolving a Galarian Meowth into a Perrserker is as simple as leveling it up to level 28. For Persian fans, don't worry, as Meowth in its normal form can also be caught in the Galar Region.
Perrserker location can be found in its fully evolved form on Routes 7, 8, and 9, as well the Lake of Outrage. Perrserker can also be fought as a boss in Max Raid Battles at the Dusty Bowl, Giant's Seat, and Stony Wilderness.
Perrserker is a surprisingly effective battler, with it's physical attack and physical defense stats providing a decent power for any spot in your early game rotation.
- HP: 70
- Attack: 110
- Defense: 100
- Special Attack: 50
- Special Defense: 60
- Speed: 50
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