Temtem Guide: Best Temtem Tier List

Choose the best Temtem with the help of this Temtem tier list, which includes evolution chains, locations, and best movesets.

Everyone wants to be a Temtem master, but not everyone knows how to build a team that can womp other players on a regular basis.

The difference between most Temtem players isn't necessarily skill, often it boils down to how well they know the game and know where their favorites fall on most Temtem tier lists.

Below you will find the list of the best Temtem, including their evolution chains, how to find them, and which movesets are the best for each of them. Don't be afraid to try new things, and what suits you may be a little different from what we have here.

S-Tier Temtem

Valash

Why it's the best:

  • High attack power that allows the use of Special Attack moves
  • Best offensive double type (Neutral/Crystal)

Where to find Valash:

  • Mines of Mictlan

Best movesets for Valash:

  • Crystal Spikes
  • Crystal Dust
  • Footwork
  • Madness Buff

Gyalis

 

Why it's the best:

  • One of the best physical Temtem due to high Attack and Speed
  • Gyalis has Special Defense moves that make it a great defensive Temtem

Where to find Valash:

  • Mines of Mictlan

Best movesets for Gyalis:

  • Heat Up
  • Crystal Bite
  • Haito Uchi
  • Earth Wave

Zephyruff/Volarend

Why it's the best:

  • One of the most diverse Temtem with a rich pool of moves
  • It has only one elemental weakness: Electric

Where to find Zephyruff:

  • Corrupted Badlands
  • Kupeleleza

Best movesets for Volarend:

  • Wind Blade
  • Noxious Bomb
  • Toxic Plume
  • Hyperkinetic Strike

Kinu

Why it's the best:

  • Excellent team player that increases defenses of all allied Temtem
  • Resistant to most attack types.

Where to find Kinu:

  • Giant Banyan

Best movesets for Kinu:

  • Turbo Choreography
  • Stone Wall
  • Sacrifice
  • Beta Burst

Pigepic

Why it's the best:

  • Drains 40% of life from an attacking Temtem
  • Best support Temtem in the game

Where to find Pigepic:

  • Prasine Coast
  • Thalassian Cliffs
  • The Gifted Bridges
  • Aguamarina Caves

Best movesets for Pigepic:

  • Bamboozle
  • Turbo Choreography
  • Tornado
  • Wake Up

A-Tier Temtem

Bunbun/Mudrid

Why it's great:

  • All stats are extremely well balanced on both attack and defense
  • It gains a negative status reduction by one each turn

Where to find Bunbun:

  • Kakama Cenote
  • Mines of Mictlan

Best movesets for Mudrid:

  • Crystal Bite
  • Stone Ball
  • Head Ram
  • Footwork

Lapinite/Azuroc/Zenoreth

Why it's great:

  • All damage from special abilities is increased by 25%

Where to find Lapinite:

  • Mines of Mictlan

Best movesets for Zenoreth:

  • Madness Buff
  • Crystal Spikes
  • Footwork
  • Rend

Kaku/Saku

Why it's great:

  • Huge survivability due to high HP
  • All Wind based attacks get 15% bonus damage

Where to find Kaku:

  • Prasine Coast
  • Thalassian Cliffs
  • Gifted Bridges

Best movesets for Saku:

  • Lifeful Sap
  • Urushiol
  • Bark Shield
  • Tornado

Saipat

Why it's great:

  • All Toxic attacks have STAB bonus damage
  • High survivability

Where to find Saipat:

  • Thalassian Cliffs
  • Xolot Reservoir

Best movesets for Saipat:

  • Ice Shuriken
  • Toxic Ink
  • Nicho Sai
  • Ninja Jutsu

Umishi/Ukama

Why it's great:

  • Fastest Temtem in the game

Where to find Umishi:

  • Sillaro River
  • Windward Fort
  • Thalassian Cliffs
  • Agumarina Caves

Best movesets for Ukama:

  • Water Cannon
  • Flood
  • Blizzard
  • Aquatic Whirlwind

B-Tier Temtem

Skail/Skunch

Why it's good:

  • Best tanky Temtem in the game
  • It has physical boost attack starting from 20%

Where to find Skail:

  • Prasine Coast
  • Thalassian Cliffs
  • Windward Fort
  • Aquamarina Caves

Best movesets for Skunch:

  • Haito Uchi
  • Oshi-Dashi
  • Fierce Claw
  • Ninja Jutsu

Orphyll/Nidrasil

Why it's good:

  • High levels of toxic damage
  • Diverse pool of moves

Where to find Orphyll:

  • Corrupted Badlands
  • Xolot Reservoir

Best movesets for Nidrasil:

  • Allergic Spread
  • Bark Shield
  • Toxic Ink
  • Hallucination

Raiber/Raize/Raican

Why it's good:

  • Best against such top-tier Temtem like Gyalis or Valash.
  • Restores 10% of stamina each turn

Where to find Raiber:

  • The Glassyway
  • Anak Volcano

Best movesets for Raican:

  • King's Roar
  • Embers
  • Meteorite Swarm
  • Held Anger

Ganki/Gazuma

Why it's good:

  • Best against Wind type Temtem
  • High Electric damage

Where to find Ganki:

  • Thalassian Cliffs
  • Windward Fort

Best movesets for Gazuma:

  • Tesla Prison
  • Noxious Bomb
  • Electric Storm
  • Turbo Choreography

Oceara

Why it's good:

  • It has the best special attack in the game
  • All Water damage is increased

Where to find Oceara:

  • Aguamarina Caves

Best movesets for Oceara:

  • Ice Shuriken
  • Blizzard
  • Aquatic Whirlwind
  • High-pressure Water

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These were the best Temtem in the game, and for more Temtem guides, please see the list below:

Correspondent

Sergey has been a freelancer in the video games industry for more than five years, writing for various publications around the world. His favorite games are MtG, Dark Souls, Diablo, and Divinity: Original Sin. Sergey doesn't own consoles because a PC is all he needs.

Published Feb. 17th 2020

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