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Cresselia (Pokémon GO)

Cresselia Pokemon GO

Cresselia

#488 (Sinnoh)

Best moveset for Cresselia

The best moves for Cresselia are Confusion and Future Sight when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Confusion 15 dps
  Future Sight 53.3 dps

Defense

  Confusion 15 dps
  Grass Knot Elite TM 34.6 dps

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Pokémon type

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

Cresselia Raid Guide

Cresselia has previously been Raid Boss in Tier 5 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

Evolution

Cresselia currently has no evolutions in Pokémon GO.

Standard game images

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

Summary

Cresselia is a legendary Psychic Pokémon. It is vulnerable to Bug, Dark and Ghost moves. Cresselia's strongest moveset is Confusion & Future Sight and it has a Max CP of 2,857.

About

"Those who sleep holding Cresselia's feather are assured of joyful dreams. It is said to represent the crescent moon."

Best moveset for Cresselia

The best moves for Cresselia are Confusion and Future Sight when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Confusion 15 dps
  Future Sight 53.3 dps

Defense

  Confusion 15 dps
  Grass Knot Elite TM 34.6 dps

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What counters Cresselia?

Cresselia is a Psychic type Pokémon, which makes it weak against Bug, Dark and Ghost moves.

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

  • Gengar,
  • Darkrai,
  • Chandelure,
  • Deoxys (Attack),
  • Zoroark.
Pokémon Quick move Main move Effective damage
Gengar   Lick   Shadow Ball 100%
Gengar   Shadow Claw   Shadow Ball 99%
Darkrai   Snarl   Shadow Ball 99%
Gengar   Hex   Shadow Ball 98%
Chandelure   Hex   Shadow Ball 98%
Darkrai   Snarl   Dark Pulse 96%
Darkrai   Feint Attack   Shadow Ball 94%
Gengar   Sucker Punch   Shadow Ball 92%
Deoxys (Attack)   Poison Jab   Dark Pulse 92%
Darkrai   Feint Attack   Dark Pulse 92%

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

Most vulnerable to Cresselia

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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