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Hitmontop (Pokémon GO)

Hitmontop Pokemon GO

Hitmontop

#237 (Johto)

Best moveset for Hitmontop

The best moves for Hitmontop are Counter and Close Combat when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Counter 16 dps
  Close Combat 52.2 dps

Defense

  Rock Smash 13.8 dps
  Gyro Ball 24.2 dps

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Pokémon type

Fighting
Vulnerable to…
Fairy deals 160% damage.
Flying deals 160% damage.
Psychic deals 160% damage.
Resistant to…
Bug deals 63% damage.
Rock deals 63% damage.
Dark deals 63% damage.

Standard game images

There is a very low chance that you can get a shiny Hitmontop, which has the following appearance:

Summary

Hitmontop is a Fighting Pokémon which evolves from Tyrogue. It is vulnerable to Fairy, Flying and Psychic moves. Hitmontop's strongest moveset is Counter & Close Combat and it has a Max CP of 2,156.

About

"Hitmontop spins on its head at high speed, all the while delivering kicks. This technique is a remarkable mix of both offense and defense at the same time. The Pokémon travels faster spinning than it does walking."

Best moveset for Hitmontop

The best moves for Hitmontop are Counter and Close Combat when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Counter 16 dps
  Close Combat 52.2 dps

Defense

  Rock Smash 13.8 dps
  Gyro Ball 24.2 dps

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What counters Hitmontop?

Hitmontop is a Fighting type Pokémon, which makes it weak against Fairy, Flying and Psychic moves.

The 5 strongest Pokémon you can use to beat Hitmontop are:

  • Mewtwo,
  • Deoxys (Attack),
  • Alakazam,
  • Espeon,
  • Azelf.
Pokémon Quick move Main move Effective damage
Mewtwo   Confusion   Psystrike 100%
Mewtwo   Psycho Cut   Psystrike 97%
Mewtwo   Confusion   Psychic 94%
Mewtwo   Psycho Cut   Psychic 90%
Deoxys (Attack)   Zen Headbutt   Psycho Boost 90%
Deoxys (Attack)   Zen Headbutt   Zap Cannon 85%
Alakazam   Confusion   Psychic 84%
Espeon   Confusion   Psychic 82%
Alakazam   Confusion   Future Sight 81%
Azelf   Confusion   Future Sight 81%

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Most vulnerable to Hitmontop

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

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