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Empoleon (Pokémon GO)

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Empoleon Pokemon GO

Empoleon

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Best moveset for Empoleon

The best moves for Empoleon are Metal Claw and Hydro Pump when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Metal Claw 13.7 dps
  Hydro Pump 47.3 dps

Defense

  Waterfall 16 dps
  Hydro Pump 47.3 dps

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Pokémon type

Water
Steel
Vulnerable to…
Fighting deals 160% damage.
Ground deals 160% damage.
Electric deals 160% damage.
Resistant to…
Dragon deals 63% damage.
Psychic deals 63% damage.
Normal deals 63% damage.
Water deals 63% damage.
Bug deals 63% damage.
Rock deals 63% damage.
Flying deals 63% damage.
Fairy deals 63% damage.
Steel deals 39% damage.
Ice deals 39% damage.
Poison deals 39% damage.

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Summary

Empoleon is a Water & Steel Pokémon which evolves from Prinplup. It is vulnerable to Fighting, Ground and Electric moves. Empoleon's strongest moveset is Metal Claw & Hydro Pump and it has a Max CP of 2,900.

About

"The three horns that extend from its beak attest to its power. The leader has the biggest horns."

Best moveset for Empoleon

The best moves for Empoleon are Metal Claw and Hydro Pump when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Metal Claw 13.7 dps
  Hydro Pump 47.3 dps

Defense

  Waterfall 16 dps
  Hydro Pump 47.3 dps

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What counters Empoleon?

Empoleon is a Water/Steel type Pokémon, which makes it weak against Fighting, Ground and Electric moves.

The 5 strongest Pokémon against Empoleon are:

  • Zekrom,
  • Deoxys (Normal),
  • Conkeldurr,
  • Landorus (Therian),
  • Breloom.
Pokémon Quick move Main move Effective damage
Zekrom   Charge Beam   Wild Charge 100%
Deoxys (Normal)   Charge Beam   Thunderbolt 96%
Conkeldurr   Counter   Dynamic Punch 95%
Landorus (Therian)   Mud Shot   Earth Power 94%
Breloom   Counter   Dynamic Punch 94%
Machamp   Counter   Dynamic Punch 91%
Conkeldurr   Counter   Focus Blast 91%
Electivire   Thunder Shock   Wild Charge 91%
Blaziken   Counter   Focus Blast 90%
Thundurus (Therian)   Thunder Shock   Thunder 89%

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

Most vulnerable to Empoleon

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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