This One Simple Trick Lets You Catch Dusk Form Lycanroc in Pokemon Go

How to unlock Pokemon Go Dusk Lycanroc? What’s the secret to obtain Dusk Lycanroc? Find out everything.

In Pokemon Go, there are thousands of Pokemon in the Pokedex. Each Pokemon belongs to an element and has different evolution forms. Some Pokemon have a shiny form and multiple evolutions as well. Through the Lustrous Odyssey event, the Dusk version of Lycanroc was added to the game. In Pokemon Go, dusk forms are rare to find and they can’t be obtained in the wild. 

Unlike the regular Lycanroc, the Dusk Lycanroc form in Pokémon Go will not spawn in the wild. Trainers can catch a normal Lycanroc, but the same is not possible with its dusk form. The Dual Lycanroc is a Rock type Pokemon and it has a shiny form as well. Here’s all about Pokemon Go Lycanroc dusk form and ways to get it.

How to Get Dusk Lycanroc Pokémon Go?

Dusk Lycanroc Pokemon Go
Dusk Lycanroc

Trainers cannot directly unlock Dusk Lycanroc. You have to catch its pre-evolution form, Rockruff. Once the Lustrous Odyssey event starts, you can catch a regular and shiny Rockruff Pokemon in the wild. The Great League battles are available and you can catch new Pokemon as well. The best ways to catch Rockruff are,

  • Hatch Rockruff from 2 km and 7 km eggs
  • Complete field research tasks

After unlocking a Rockruff Pokemon, you will be able to evolve it into Lycanroc by spending 50 candies. The cah ces of evolving Lycanroc will always be low, but you can increase it by catching more Rockruff in the wild. This is the only way to catch the dusk form of Lycanroc Pokemon.  Also, you can complete one-star and three-star raids to catch a shiny Rockruff and evolve it to shiny dusk Lycanroc.

Is Pokemon Go Dusk Lycanroc Good?

Pokemon Strengths Weaknesses 
Dusk LycanrocFire, Normal, Flying, Poison Fighting, Grass, Steel, Ground, Water 

Dusk Lycanroc is a wolf and a Rock type Pokemon. It belongs to the Generation 7 and Alola region. Dusk Lycanroc gets a huge damage boost during partly cloudy weather and will be a good counter for PvP raids and trainer battles. You can exploit its weakness and win the raid. The best moves for Dusk Lycanroc are,

  • Rock Throw – The Rock type fast move is the best moveset for PvP raids. Rock Throw doesn’t have special effects, but this can deal heavy damage and endure attacks
  • Stone Edge – The Rock type charge move deals 100 dps and will be another best moveset for dusk form Lycanroc

Does Dusk Lycanroc Have a Shiny Form?

Yes, Dusk Lycanroc has a shiny form as well. Evolving a shiny Rockruff unlocks shiny dusk Lycanroc, but the chances are low. Regular Rockruff won’t evolve into a shiny dusk Lycanroc. 

That’s everything you need to know about the best ways to unlock Pokemon Go Dusk Lycanroc, Shiny Dusk Lycanroc and evolution forms. Complete all new research tasks and collect double exp through the Lucky Egg feature.


Can you Catch Dusk Lycanroc in the Wild?

No, Dusk Lycanroc is a special Pokemon that can only be evolved from Rockruff. With a Rockruff, you can unlock Dusk Lycanroc, Shiny Lycanroc and even the Midday and Midnight forms of Lycanroc.

Is Pokemon Go Free-to-play?

Yes, Pokemon Go is a free-to-play AR and RPG adventure for Android and iOS. In this colorful Pokemon game, you will play as a trainer and explore locations in the wild and real-world to catch different types of Pokemon to your party.

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