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Hippopotas (Pokémon GO)

Hippopotas Pokemon GO

Hippopotas

#449 (Sinnoh)

Best moveset for Hippopotas

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

Offense

  Bite 12 dps
  Dig 25.5 dps

Defense

  Tackle 10 dps
  Dig 25.5 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.

Hippopotas Raid Guide

Hippopotas has previously been Raid Boss in Tier 1 and Tier 2 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

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

Summary

Hippopotas is a Ground Pokémon. It is vulnerable to Grass, Ice and Water moves. Hippopotas's strongest moveset is Bite & Dig and it has a Max CP of 1,358. Hippopotas evolves into Hippowdon.

About

"It enshrouds itself with sand to protect itself from germs. It does not enjoy getting wet."

Best moveset for Hippopotas

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

Offense

  Bite 12 dps
  Dig 25.5 dps

Defense

  Tackle 10 dps
  Dig 25.5 dps

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What counters Hippopotas?

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

The 5 strongest Pokémon you can use to beat Hippopotas 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 Hippopotas

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

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