Pokemon Scarlet and Violet: Best Natures for each Eeveelution

Get the best version of any of Eevee's many evolutions!

With Pokemon Scarlet and Violet finally out for players to enjoy, trainers can compile the beam of their dreams. If you’d rather add some fan favorites to your roster, like Eevee or one of its many evolutions, finding out the best natures could help ease you along the road in the Paldea region.

Each Eeveelution and the Best Natures

Pokemon eevee evolutions all of them
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Below you’ll find each of Eevee’s evolutions, along with the best nature for each of them. For a more in depth breakdown of each eeveelution, including why these natures work and what natures don’t, click on their image.

Eevee

Pokemon eevee black border
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NatureEffects
Jolly+Speed/-Special Attack
Adamant+Attack/-Special Attack

Vaporeon

Pokemon vaporeon water type best natures gen i
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NatureEffects
Modest+Special Attack/-Attack
Calm+Special Defense/-Attack

Jolteon

Pokemon Jolteon gen i best natures
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NatureEffects
Timid+Speed/-Attack
Modest+Special Attack/-Attack

Flareon

Pokemon Flareon gen i best natures
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NatureEffects
Adamant+Attack/-Special Attack
Naughty+Attack/-Special Defense

Espeon

Pokemon espeon gen ii best natures psychic
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NatureEffects
Timid+Speed/-Attack
Modest+Special Attack/-Attack

Umbreon

Pokemon umbreon dark type gen ii best natures
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NatureEffects
Calm+Special Defense/-Attack
Bold+Defense/-Attack

Leafeon

Pokemon Leafeon grass type gen iv
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NatureEffects
Jolly+Speed/-Special Attack
Adamant+Attack/-Special Attack

Glaceon

Pokemon Glaceon best natures
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NatureEffects
Modest+Special Attack/-Attack
Timid+Speed/-Attack

Slyveon

Pokemon Sylveon gen vi Best natures
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NatureEffects
Modest+Special Attack/-Attack
Timid+Speed/-Attack

Because there are so many evolutions to get, almost any Eevee you find in the wild can make an effective partner. Once you have the Eevee evolution that suits you, you’re ready to venture out into Gen IX’s new areas and locales. Just make sure to get a team that compliments the Eeveelution that you get when you head out!

For more on Pokemon Scarlet and Violet, including more Pokemon nature guides, stay tuned to Press SPACE to Jump!

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Tai Hofmann
Tai Hofmann

I'm Tai, the New Games lead, Writer, and Editor for Press SPACE to Jump. My first memory is forcing my parents to play 50-round games of Mario Party on the N64. Now I love games on all platforms and hone in on new releases. Some of my favorite titles include Final Fantasy XIV, Cuphead, God of War 2018, Persona 5, and Smash Bros.

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