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Purugly (Pokémon GO)

Purugly Pokemon GO

Purugly

#432 (Sinnoh)

Best moveset for Purugly

The best moves for Purugly are Scratch and Play Rough when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Scratch 14.4 dps
  Play Rough 31 dps

Defense

  Shadow Claw 12.9 dps
  Play Rough 31 dps

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Pokémon type

Normal
Vulnerable to…
Fighting deals 160% damage.
Resistant to…
Ghost deals 39% damage.

Evolution

There are currently a total of 2 Pokémon in the Glameow family. Purugly evolves from Glameow which costs 50 Candy.

Standard game images

Purugly - Male & Female

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

Summary

Purugly is a Normal Pokémon which evolves from Glameow. It is vulnerable to Fighting moves. Purugly's strongest moveset is Scratch & Play Rough and it has a Max CP of 1,953.

About

"To make itself appear intimidatingly beefy, it tightly cinches its waist with its twin tails."

Best moveset for Purugly

The best moves for Purugly are Scratch and Play Rough when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Scratch 14.4 dps
  Play Rough 31 dps

Defense

  Shadow Claw 12.9 dps
  Play Rough 31 dps

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What counters Purugly?

Purugly is a Normal type Pokémon, which makes it weak against Fighting moves.

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

  • Terrakion,
  • Pheromosa,
  • Lucario,
  • Urshifu (Single Strike),
  • Urshifu (Rapid Strike).
Pokémon Quick move Main move Effective damage
Terrakion   Double Kick   Sacred Sword 100%
Pheromosa   Low Kick   Focus Blast 99%
Lucario   Counter   Aura Sphere 95%
Pheromosa   Low Kick   Close Combat 92%
Urshifu (Single Strike)   Counter   Dynamic Punch 92%
Urshifu (Rapid Strike)   Counter   Dynamic Punch 92%
Pheromosa   Bug Bite   Focus Blast 90%
Conkeldurr   Counter   Dynamic Punch 88%
Breloom   Counter   Dynamic Punch 87%
Machamp   Counter   Dynamic Punch 85%

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

Most vulnerable to Purugly

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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