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What Pokemon Evolve By Using Stones?

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Since the dawn of Pokemon, certain Pokemon Species have only been able to evolve when an Evolutionary Stone is used on them. This number has grown more and more as new Evolutionary Stones were created. In Pokemon Sword & Shield, there are ten different Evolutionary Stones to collect. In total, there are 27 Pokemon within The Galar Region Pokedex that need an Evolutionary Stone in order to evolve (some of these species previously didn't one to do so).

Thunderstone Evolutions

Pikachu -> Raichu

Eevee -> Jolteon

Charjabug -> Vikavolt

Moon Stone Evolutions

Clefairy -> Clefable

Munna -> Musharna

Fire Stone Evolutions

Vulpix -> Ninetales

Growlithe -> Arcanine

Eevee -> Flareon

Ice Stone Evolutions

Alolan Vulpix -> Alolan Ninetales

Eevee -> Glaceon

Galarian Darmuka -> Galarian Darmanitan

Leaf Stone Evolutions

Gloom -> Vileplume

Eevee -> Leafeon

Nuzleaf -> Shiftry

Sun Stone Evolutions

Gloom -> Bellossom

Cottonee -> Whimsicott

Helioptile -> Heliolisk

Water Stone Evolutions

Shellder -> Cloyster

Eevee -> Vaporeon

Lombre -> Ludicolo

Shiny Stone Evolutions

Togetic -> Togekiss

Roselia -> Roserade

Minccino -> Cinccino

Dawn Stone Evolutions

Kirlia (Male) -> Gallade

Snorunt (Female) -> Froslass

Dusk Stone Evolutions

Lampent -> Chandelure

Doublade -> Aegislash

Now that you know which Pokemon can only evolve by using Evolution Stones, Click Here to learn which Pokemon have Special Evolution Methods!

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