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Elekid (Pokémon GO)

Elekid Pokemon GO

Elekid

#239 (Johto)

Best moveset for Elekid

The best moves for Elekid are Thunder Shock and Thunderbolt when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Thunder Shock 10 dps
  Thunderbolt Elite TM 38.4 dps

Defense

  Thunder Shock 10 dps
  Thunderbolt Elite TM 38.4 dps

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Pokémon type

Electric
Vulnerable to…
Ground deals 160% damage.
Resistant to…
Steel deals 63% damage.
Electric deals 63% damage.
Flying deals 63% damage.

Standard game images

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

Summary

Elekid is an Electric Pokémon. It is vulnerable to Ground moves. Elekid's strongest moveset is Thunder Shock & Thunderbolt and it has a Max CP of 1,206. Elekid evolves into Electabuzz.

About

"Elekid stores electricity in its body. If it touches metal and accidentally discharges all its built-up electricity, this Pokémon begins swinging its arms in circles to recharge itself."

Best moveset for Elekid

The best moves for Elekid are Thunder Shock and Thunderbolt when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Thunder Shock 10 dps
  Thunderbolt Elite TM 38.4 dps

Defense

  Thunder Shock 10 dps
  Thunderbolt Elite TM 38.4 dps

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What counters Elekid?

Elekid is a Electric type Pokémon, which makes it weak against Ground moves.

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

  • Landorus (Therian),
  • Excadrill,
  • Groudon,
  • Garchomp,
  • Rhyperior.
Pokémon Quick move Main move Effective damage
Landorus (Therian)   Mud Shot   Earthquake 100%
Landorus (Therian)   Mud Shot   Earth Power 99%
Excadrill   Mud-Slap   Earthquake 97%
Groudon   Mud Shot   Earthquake 94%
Excadrill   Mud-Slap   Drill Run 93%
Garchomp   Mud Shot   Earthquake 92%
Rhyperior   Mud-Slap   Earthquake 92%
Landorus (Incarnate)   Mud Shot   Earth Power 90%
Landorus (Therian)   Extrasensory   Earth Power 90%
Excadrill   Mud Shot   Earthquake 89%

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

Most vulnerable to Elekid

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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