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Absol (Pokémon GO)

Absol Pokemon GO

Absol

#359 (Hoenn)

Best moveset for Absol

The best moves for Absol are Snarl and Payback when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Snarl 13.1 dps
  Payback 54.5 dps

Defense

  Snarl 13.1 dps
  Dark Pulse 32 dps

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Pokémon type

Dark
Vulnerable to…
Fighting deals 160% damage.
Bug deals 160% damage.
Fairy deals 160% damage.
Resistant to…
Ghost deals 63% damage.
Dark deals 63% damage.
Psychic deals 39% damage.

Evolution

Absol currently has no evolutions in Pokémon GO.

Evolving Mega Absol costs 200 Mega Energy the first time, and 40 Mega Energy every other time.

Absol Raid Guide

Absol has previously been Raid Boss in Tier 3, Tier 3, and Tier 4 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

Absol - Male & Female

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

Summary

Absol is a Dark Pokémon. It is vulnerable to Fighting, Bug and Fairy moves. Absol's strongest moveset is Snarl & Payback and it has a Max CP of 2,526.

About

"Every time Absol appears before people, it is followed by a disaster such as an earthquake or a tidal wave. As a result, it came to be known as the disaster Pokémon."

Best moveset for Absol

The best moves for Absol are Snarl and Payback when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Snarl 13.1 dps
  Payback 54.5 dps

Defense

  Snarl 13.1 dps
  Dark Pulse 32 dps

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What counters Absol?

Absol is a Dark type Pokémon, which makes it weak against Fighting, Bug and Fairy moves.

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

  • Pheromosa,
  • Lucario,
  • Zacian (Crowned Sword),
  • Urshifu (Rapid Strike),
  • Urshifu (Single Strike).
Pokémon Quick move Main move Effective damage
Pheromosa   Bug Bite   Focus Blast 100%
Pheromosa   Bug Bite   Bug Buzz 97%
Pheromosa   Low Kick   Focus Blast 94%
Pheromosa   Bug Bite   Close Combat 92%
Pheromosa   Low Kick   Bug Buzz 92%
Lucario   Counter   Aura Sphere 91%
Zacian (Crowned Sword)   Quick Attack   Play Rough 89%
Zacian (Crowned Sword)   Metal Claw   Play Rough 88%
Pheromosa   Low Kick   Close Combat 87%
Urshifu (Rapid Strike)   Counter   Dynamic Punch 87%

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

Most vulnerable to Absol

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

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