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Nidoran♂ (Pokémon GO)

Nidoran♂ Pokemon GO

Nidoran♂

#32 (Kanto)

Best moveset for Nidoran♂

The best moves for Nidoran♂ are Poison Sting and Sludge Bomb when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Poison Sting 10 dps
  Sludge Bomb 41.7 dps

Defense

  Peck 10 dps
  Sludge Bomb 41.7 dps

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Pokémon type

Poison
Vulnerable to…
Psychic deals 160% damage.
Ground deals 160% damage.
Resistant to…
Fighting deals 63% damage.
Grass deals 63% damage.
Bug deals 63% damage.
Poison deals 63% damage.
Fairy deals 63% damage.

Nidoran♂ Raid Guide

Nidoran♂ 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
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Evolution

There are currently a total of 3 Pokémon in the Nidoran♂ family. Nidoran♂ evolves into Nidorino which costs 25 Candy, which then evolves into Nidoking costing 100 Candy.

Standard game images

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

Summary

Nidoran♂ is a Poison Pokémon. It is vulnerable to Psychic and Ground moves. Nidoran♂'s strongest moveset is Poison Sting & Sludge Bomb and it has a Max CP of 860. Nidoran♂ evolves into Nidorino.

About

"Nidoran♂ has developed muscles for moving its ears. Thanks to them, the ears can be freely moved in any direction. Even the slightest sound does not escape this Pokémon's notice."

Best moveset for Nidoran♂

The best moves for Nidoran♂ are Poison Sting and Sludge Bomb when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Poison Sting 10 dps
  Sludge Bomb 41.7 dps

Defense

  Peck 10 dps
  Sludge Bomb 41.7 dps

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What counters Nidoran♂?

Nidoran♂ is a Poison type Pokémon, which makes it weak against Psychic and Ground moves.

The 5 strongest Pokémon you can use to beat Nidoran♂ are:

  • Mewtwo,
  • Rapidash (Galarian),
  • Victini,
  • Slowbro,
  • Slowking.
Pokémon Quick move Main move Effective damage
Mewtwo   Confusion   Return 100%
Rapidash (Galarian)   Psycho Cut   Psychic 88%
Mewtwo   Confusion   Frustration 85%
Mewtwo   Psycho Cut   Return 83%
Victini   Confusion   V-create 79%
Slowbro   Confusion   Psychic 78%
Slowking   Confusion   Psychic 78%
Nidoking   Fury Cutter   Earth Power 72%
Aerodactyl   Rock Throw   Earth Power 70%
Nidoking   Fury Cutter   Earthquake 68%

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Most vulnerable to Nidoran♂

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

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