How to Evolve Sandygast to Palossand in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet

Pale of Sand?

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So you were having a peaceful walk along the beautiful beaches of Paldea, and happened to stumble upon a weird looking patch of sand. Upon closer inspection, the sand opened its mouth and let out an ear-piercing cry before erratically charging at you. This odd pile of sand is named Sandygast, and is actually one of the few Ghost and Ground type Pokemon. Continue reading to learn how to evolve Sandygast to Palossand in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet!

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How to Evolve Sandygast to Palossand in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet

If you’ve managed to catch a Sandygast, you will be pleased to find out that it evolves! Whether you are looking for another Pokemon to complete your team, or are trying to complete your PokeDex, the precise method to evolve Sandygast in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet can be found below.

Fortunately for you, Sandygast does not need any special requirements or stones to evolve. Just plain old leveling!

Sandygast evolves into Palossand once it reaches level 42. Simple as that.

Being that Palossand is a Ghost and Ground type Pokemon, its move-set is extremely strong. It learns useful moves such as Hypnosis (level 27) and Shore Up (level 50) and can be taught even stronger moves like Earthquake and Psychic with TMs.

Shiny Palossand and Sandygast are highly sought after shiny Pokemon, due to the fact that they are transformed into a jet black sand, giving them a more fearsome appearance.

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A Shiny Palossand
A Shiny Palossand

For those who are curious, you can get a Shiny Sandygast by finding it naturally in the wild, through Mass Outbreaks, or by breeding using the Masuda Method.

Now that you know how to evolve Sandygast into Palossand, it’s time to get out there and grind some levels!

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