Have you ever wondered what the best skills are for your Poison-type Pokémon to learn in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet? Well, Sludge Bomb is a very powerful Poison move that has a decent chance of poisoning the enemy, on top of the high damage it deals. However, many Pokémon don’t learn this move naturally, which means you have to do it. So, to help you defeat all your opponents with poison blasts, here’s how you can make TM 148 Sludge Bomb on Pokémon Scarlet and Violet.
Materials needed to make TM 148 Sludge Bomb in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet
There are exactly four things you need to craft Sludge Bomb TM 148 in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet:
Also, before you can TM 148 Sludge Bomb on Pokémon Scarlet and Violet, you need to find it. If you don’t get your hands on it first, you can’t do it. Although players can find a Pokéball with a TM in the wild, the easiest way to get TM 148 is to defeat Team Star Fighting Crew boss Eri and get a large batch of craftable TMs from Cassiopeia.
In Pokémon Scarlet and Violet, you need LP to create all TMs in the TM Machine. Depending on the power of the ability, it may require more or less LP. Sludge Bomb TM requires 10000 LP to craft, which may be a lot for some players. A good way to get LP when you need it is to go to the TM Machine and trade Pokémon materials for LP. You can use other materials that are not required for this specific TM to get enough LP.
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To get the Croagunk Poison, Grimer Toxin, and Foongus Spores materials, you need to find the respective Pokémon and defeat them a few times. You should get about 1 to 2 materials per defeat of Croagunk, Grimer, and Foongus. You might be lucky enough to get 3 in one fight, but that’s rare.
The Sludge Bomb move is a Poison-type special attack with 90 power, 100% accuracy, and 10 PP usage. With so much power, Sludge Bomb can easily be considered one of the best Poison-type moves in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet, as it can easily overpower Fairy and Grass types.