How to get Oshawott in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet

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An angry Oshawott in Pokemon
November 28, 2022: If you're looking for more starters, here's what we know about Oshawott right now.

Looking into how to get Oshawott in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet? We now know Oshawott will be in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet. If you're looking to catch the Pokemon for yourself, here's everything we know about it so far, how we think it will pop up in the game, and when you can expect it to evolve into a bigger and stronger Pokemon.

Coming from generation five, where Oshawott was the one of the game's starter Pokemon, using their speed and strength to take down opponents. Being great against fire, rock, and ground, it is a great Pokemon to slot into your main six.

If you're looking for a little more information on the game before it comes out, here's what we know about Pokemon Scarlet and Violet preorders. If you want even more, here's Pokemon Scarlet and Violet Terastal Pokemon explained, as well as everything you should know about Tera Raids.

How to get Oshawott in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet

As is the case with previous Pokemon games, it seems likely that some of the starters will be rewarded for playing previous games. For this reason, you are able to claim Oshawott from Pokemon Home. This will likely come from Sword and Shield.

Oshawott holding a shell in Pokemon
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What level does Oshawott level up in Pokemon?

Oshawott evolves into Dewott after level 17. You can then evolve them from Dewott into Samurott at level 36.


Though still just a water Pokemon, this gives them access to ice moves and much greater strength. Generally speaking, it is worth evolving your Pokemon.

Now that you know all you can about Oshawott, here is the full Pokemon Scarlet and Violet Pokedex list, as well as a list of the legendaries we know so far. If you want to know if Pokemon Scarlet and Violet is open world, check out our piece here.

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