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Larvitar (Pokémon GO)

Larvitar Pokemon GO

Larvitar

#246 (Johto)

Best moveset for Larvitar

The best moves for Larvitar are Bite and Ancient Power when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Bite 12 dps
  Ancient Power 24 dps

Defense

  Rock Smash 11.5 dps
  Ancient Power 24 dps

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Pokémon type

Rock
Ground
Vulnerable to…
Water deals 256% damage.
Grass deals 256% damage.
Fighting deals 160% damage.
Ground deals 160% damage.
Steel deals 160% damage.
Ice deals 160% damage.
Resistant to…
Normal deals 63% damage.
Flying deals 63% damage.
Rock deals 63% damage.
Fire deals 63% damage.
Poison deals 39% damage.
Electric deals 39% damage.

Evolution

There are currently a total of 3 Pokémon in the Larvitar family. Larvitar evolves into Pupitar which costs 25 Candy, which then evolves into Tyranitar costing 100 Candy.

Larvitar Raid Guide

Larvitar has previously been Raid Boss in Tier 1 Raids.

Raid
Tier
Boss CP
3,227
Suggested players
2-5
Boss HP
123
Caught CP range
123
Caught CP (boosted)
12 - 32
Minimum IVs
10 / 10 / 10

Standard game images

Larvitar - Male & Female

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

Summary

Larvitar is a Rock & Ground Pokémon. It is vulnerable to Water, Grass, Fighting, Ground, Steel and Ice moves. Larvitar's strongest moveset is Bite & Ancient Power and it has a Max CP of 1,040. Larvitar evolves into Pupitar.

About

"Larvitar is born deep under the ground. To come up to the surface, this Pokémon must eat its way through the soil above. Until it does so, Larvitar cannot see its parents."

Best moveset for Larvitar

The best moves for Larvitar are Bite and Ancient Power when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Bite 12 dps
  Ancient Power 24 dps

Defense

  Rock Smash 11.5 dps
  Ancient Power 24 dps

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What counters Larvitar?

Larvitar is a Rock/Ground type Pokémon, which makes it especially weak against Water and Grass moves, and weak against Fighting, Ground, Steel and Ice moves.

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

  • Kingler,
  • Kyogre,
  • Zarude,
  • Roserade,
  • Rillaboom.
Pokémon Quick move Main move Effective damage
Kingler   Bubble   Crabhammer 100%
Kyogre   Waterfall   Hydro Pump 96%
Kyogre   Waterfall   Surf 95%
Zarude   Vine Whip   Power Whip 95%
Roserade   Razor Leaf   Solar Beam 93%
Roserade   Razor Leaf   Grass Knot 92%
Rillaboom   Razor Leaf   Grass Knot 91%
Inteleon   Water Gun   Surf 91%
Roserade   Bullet Seed   Grass Knot 89%
Roserade   Razor Leaf   Leaf Storm 88%

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

Most vulnerable to Larvitar

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

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