You definitely can’t take your eyes off Umbreon, the Dark Type Moonlight Pokemon which is rare to find, so, are you ready to know how to get Umbreon in Pokemon Sword, then tame it and make yours?
To Get Umbreon in Pokemon Sword you will have to go to the Hammerlocks Hills and head through the Giant’s Cap where you will take the upgraded Rotom bike at the bank of Outrage lake to cross it. Then you have to look for Umbreon at the top of the hill. Also, do you know you can also evolve Eevee into Umbreon which we will discuss in the latter part of the article?
What Is Umbreon In Pokemon sword?
Umbreon is a rare dark Pokemon with national Pokedex number 197 which gets evolved from Eevee and has a feline appearance. This Pokemon has a great resistance against the Dark, Ghost, and Psychic-type moves.
The weakness of Umbreon includes Bug, Fighting, as well as Fairy-type moves. However, if it has a high HP, Defense, plus Special Defense Stats, then Umbreon works as a strong defender.
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How To Get Umbreon In Pokemon Sword?
These are the steps that are required to be followed in the game Pokemon Sword if you really want to get Umbreon for yourself.
1. First, you will have to travel to the Hammerlock Hills and go through the Giant’s Cap in the southwest direction.
2. You will finally reach the banks of the Outrage lake where you have to ride the upgraded Rotom Bike to cross the lake.
3. Then, as you reach the standing stone area which is at the top of Hammerlock Hill, you will have to wait for an Umbreon to show up so you can catch it.
4. As soon as you find one, run to it for the encounter and carefully battle it so its health gets low. You can throw a quick ball for this. To make it easier to catch Umbreon, give it a Sleep or Paralysis and get it.
As soon as the health of the Umbreon gets low, you have to throw your Pokeball at it and capture it. In case you miss it, try again unless you get it to your Pokedex.
Remember that the top-of-the-hill area must be having a Sandstorm when you go there to catch Umbreon, only then you will be able to find any, or none will show up.
Another point that you need to strongly keep in mind is that you will first have to obtain the upgraded version of Rotom Bike because only then you will be able to travel through the waters. At Route 5 you receive your Rotom Bike, which you can upgrade only after you have reached Route 9.
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Which Areas Does Umbreon Appear In Pokemon Sword?
Following are the main areas where there are chances that you will be able to catch Umbreon in Pokemon Sword, so only aim at these locations if you are looking forward to getting one.
1. Lake of Outrage
2. The Wild Area
3. Wild Area Max Raid Battles
4. Crown Tundra
5. Giant’s Mirror
6. Ballimere Lake
7. Crown Tundra Max Raid Battles
8. Giant’s Bed
How To Evolve Eevee Into Umbreon?
If you want to evolve Eevee into Umbreon without directly catching Umbreon itself, then you need to know at what level does Eevee evolve into Umbreon, and the answer is level 220.
In order to evolve Eevee into Umbreon, you will have to raise your friendship level with Eevee to 220 at a minimum. For this, all you need to do is walk along with Eevee. For every 512 steps you walk with the Eevee in your party, you will receive 1 Friendship level, so, you know how many steps you will have to take with this Pokemon to get it evolved.
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So, this is how you can get Umbreon in Pokemon Sword, what are you waiting for then? Just make your move and let this intense Pokemon enter your team.
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