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Forretress (Pokémon GO)

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Forretress Pokemon GO

Forretress

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Best moveset for Forretress

The best moves for Forretress are Bug Bite and Heavy Slam when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Bug Bite 12 dps
  Heavy Slam 40 dps

Defense

  Struggle Bug 12 dps
  Heavy Slam 40 dps

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Pokémon type

Bug
Steel
Vulnerable to…
Fire deals 256% damage.
Resistant to…
Dragon deals 63% damage.
Ice deals 63% damage.
Psychic deals 63% damage.
Normal deals 63% damage.
Bug deals 63% damage.
Steel deals 63% damage.
Fairy deals 63% damage.
Grass deals 39% damage.
Poison deals 39% damage.

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Summary

Forretress is a Bug & Steel Pokémon which evolves from Pineco. It is vulnerable to Fire moves. Forretress's strongest moveset is Bug Bite & Heavy Slam and it has a Max CP of 2,282.

About

"Forretress conceals itself inside its hardened steel shell. The shell is opened when the Pokémon is catching prey, but it does so at such a quick pace that the shell's inside cannot be seen."

Best moveset for Forretress

The best moves for Forretress are Bug Bite and Heavy Slam when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Bug Bite 12 dps
  Heavy Slam 40 dps

Defense

  Struggle Bug 12 dps
  Heavy Slam 40 dps

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What counters Forretress?

Forretress is a Bug/Steel type Pokémon, which makes it especially weak against Fire moves.

The 5 strongest Pokémon against Forretress are:

  • Reshiram,
  • Chandelure,
  • Volcarona,
  • Darmanitan (Standard),
  • Blaziken.
Pokémon Quick move Main move Effective damage
Reshiram   Fire Fang   Overheat 100%
Chandelure   Fire Spin   Overheat 99%
Volcarona   Fire Spin   Overheat 98%
Darmanitan (Standard)   Fire Fang   Overheat 95%
Blaziken   Fire Spin   Blast Burn 94%
Moltres   Fire Spin   Overheat 93%
Flareon   Fire Spin   Overheat 92%
Blaziken   Fire Spin   Overheat 89%
Darmanitan (Zen)   Fire Fang   Overheat 89%
Flareon   Ember   Overheat 88%

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

Most vulnerable to Forretress

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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