The new DLC for Pokemon Scarlet and Violet titled The Indigo Disk introduced a new evolution for Duraludon. You can evolve this Pokemon into Archaludon using a specific in-game item. That said, you will require the DLC installed to complete this evolution. But if you are struggling to find Duraludon, you can use several boosts like Great Avacado Sandwich or others to lure it out. You can find this Pokemon usually across the snowy mountains in the Terrarium. Once found, you can further evolve it for powerful stats and moves.
How to Evolve Duraludon into Archaludon in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet
You can evolve the Duraludon into Archaludon by using an item called Metal Alloy. This item can be found at the school store for 300 BP. But if you don’t have enough points, you can complete the Blueberry Pokedex to get it as a completion reward. Similar to an Evolution Stone, you can use a Metal Alloy to complete the Duraludon evolution in Pokemon SV.
Once evolved, it will change its appearance, natural abilities, and stats. Unlike its short appearance, the Archaludon features a tall block appearance. It retains the Steel/Dragon type from Duraludon but with new abilities. Here are the following abilities and stats it possesses:
All Archaludon Abilities and Stats
Archaludon uses its terminals to generate as well as absorb electricity. It can store electrical energy to shoot an explosive and powerful blast. This Pokemon can also generate faster electrical energy and fire it at a faster rate in Storm weather.
Here are the following stats it offers:
- HP – 90
- Attack – 105
- Defense – 130
- Sp. Atk – 125
- Sp. Def – 65
- Speed – 85
- Total – 600
That’s everything covered how to evolve Duraludon into Archaludon in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet. If you liked and found this guide helpful, check out our guide on how to get the Secret ending in Pokemon SV DLC, and explore more Gaming-related content in our dedicated section right here on Technclub.