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Sandslash (Pokémon GO)

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Sandslash Pokemon GO

Sandslash

#28 (Kanto)

Best moveset for Sandslash

The best moves for Sandslash are Mud Shot and Earthquake when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Mud Shot 10 dps
  Earthquake 46.7 dps

Defense

  Metal Claw 11.4 dps
  Bulldoze 27.4 dps

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Pokémon type

Ground
Vulnerable to…
Grass deals 160% damage.
Ice deals 160% damage.
Water deals 160% damage.
Resistant to…
Rock deals 63% damage.
Poison deals 63% damage.
Electric deals 39% damage.

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Summary

Sandslash is a Ground Pokémon which evolves from Sandshrew. It is vulnerable to Grass, Ice and Water moves. Sandslash's strongest moveset is Mud Shot & Earthquake and it has a Max CP of 2,374.

About

"Sandslash's body is covered by tough spikes, which are hardened sections of its hide. Once a year, the old spikes fall out, to be replaced with new spikes that grow out from beneath the old ones."

Best moveset for Sandslash

The best moves for Sandslash are Mud Shot and Earthquake when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Mud Shot 10 dps
  Earthquake 46.7 dps

Defense

  Metal Claw 11.4 dps
  Bulldoze 27.4 dps

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What counters Sandslash?

Sandslash is a Ground type Pokémon, which makes it weak against Grass, Ice and Water moves.

The 5 strongest Pokémon against Sandslash are:

  • Darmanitan (Galarian Zen),
  • Kingler,
  • Darmanitan (Galarian Standard),
  • Kyogre,
  • Roserade.
Pokémon Quick move Main move Effective damage
Darmanitan (Galarian Zen)   Ice Fang   Avalanche 100%
Darmanitan (Galarian Zen)   Ice Fang   Ice Punch 87%
Kingler   Bubble   Crabhammer 85%
Darmanitan (Galarian Zen)   Tackle   Avalanche 82%
Darmanitan (Galarian Standard)   Ice Fang   Avalanche 82%
Kyogre   Waterfall   Hydro Pump 81%
Kyogre   Waterfall   Surf 80%
Roserade   Razor Leaf   Solar Beam 79%
Roserade   Razor Leaf   Grass Knot 78%
Kyurem (Black)   Dragon Tail   Blizzard 77%

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

Most vulnerable to Sandslash

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

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