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Butterfree (Pokémon GO)

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Butterfree Pokemon GO

Butterfree

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Best moveset for Butterfree

The best moves for Butterfree are Confusion and Bug Buzz when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Confusion 12.5 dps
  Bug Buzz 29.2 dps

Defense

  Confusion 12.5 dps
  Bug Buzz 29.2 dps

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Pokémon type

Bug
Flying
Vulnerable to…
Rock deals 256% damage.
Fire deals 160% damage.
Flying deals 160% damage.
Ice deals 160% damage.
Electric deals 160% damage.
Resistant to…
Bug deals 63% damage.
Fighting deals 39% damage.
Grass deals 39% damage.
Ground deals 24% damage.

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Summary

Butterfree is a Bug & Flying Pokémon which evolves from Metapod. It is vulnerable to Rock, Fire, Flying, Ice and Electric moves. Butterfree's strongest moveset is Confusion & Bug Buzz and it has a Max CP of 1,827.

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"Butterfree has a superior ability to search for delicious honey from flowers. It can even search out, extract, and carry honey from flowers that are blooming over six miles from its nest."

Best moveset for Butterfree

The best moves for Butterfree are Confusion and Bug Buzz when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Confusion 12.5 dps
  Bug Buzz 29.2 dps

Defense

  Confusion 12.5 dps
  Bug Buzz 29.2 dps

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What counters Butterfree?

Butterfree is a Bug/Flying type Pokémon, which makes it especially weak against Rock moves, and weak against Fire, Flying, Ice and Electric moves.

The 5 strongest Pokémon against Butterfree are:

  • Rampardos,
  • Terrakion,
  • Landorus (Therian),
  • Tyranitar (Normal),
  • Aerodactyl.
Pokémon Quick move Main move Effective damage
Rampardos   Smack Down   Rock Slide 100%
Terrakion   Smack Down   Rock Slide 88%
Landorus (Therian)   Rock Throw   Rock Slide 85%
Tyranitar (Normal)   Smack Down   Stone Edge 84%
Rampardos   Smack Down   Flamethrower 81%
Aerodactyl   Rock Throw   Rock Slide 80%
Rhyperior   Smack Down   Stone Edge 80%
Landorus (Incarnate)   Rock Throw   Rock Slide 78%
Gigalith   Smack Down   Rock Slide 78%
Rampardos   Smack Down   Outrage 77%

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These moves are calculated using type advantages / disadvantages, and including STAB. Click here for more info »

Most vulnerable to Butterfree

These are the Pokémon most vulnerable to the above moveset.
Pokémon Effective damage

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These moves are calculated using type advantages / disadvantages, and including STAB. Click here for more info »

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