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Arceus - Dark (Pokémon GO)

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Arceus - Dark

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Best moveset for Arceus - Dark

The best moves for Arceus (Dark) are Shadow Claw and Hyper Beam when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Shadow Claw 12.9 dps
  Hyper Beam 39.5 dps

Defense

  Iron Tail 13.6 dps
  Outrage 28.2 dps

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Pokémon type

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

Evolution

Arceus (Dark) currently has no evolutions in Pokémon GO.

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Summary

Arceus (Dark) is an unobtainable Dark Pokémon. It is vulnerable to Fairy, Fighting and Bug moves. Arceus's strongest moveset is Shadow Claw & Hyper Beam and it has a Max CP of 3,989.

About

"It is told in mythology that this Pokémon was born before the universe even existed."

Best moveset for Arceus - Dark

The best moves for Arceus (Dark) are Shadow Claw and Hyper Beam when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Shadow Claw 12.9 dps
  Hyper Beam 39.5 dps

Defense

  Iron Tail 13.6 dps
  Outrage 28.2 dps

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What counters Arceus (Dark)?

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

The 5 strongest Pokémon against Arceus (Dark) are:

  • Conkeldurr,
  • Breloom,
  • Machamp,
  • Blaziken,
  • Volcarona.
Pokémon Quick move Main move Effective damage
Conkeldurr   Counter   Dynamic Punch 100%
Breloom   Counter   Dynamic Punch 99%
Machamp   Counter   Dynamic Punch 96%
Conkeldurr   Counter   Focus Blast 96%
Blaziken   Counter   Focus Blast 94%
Machamp   Karate Chop   Dynamic Punch 94%
Volcarona   Bug Bite   Bug Buzz 91%
Meloetta (Pirouette)   Low Kick   Close Combat 89%
Lucario   Counter   Close Combat 89%
Gardevoir (Shadow)   Charm   Dazzling Gleam 89%

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

Most vulnerable to Arceus

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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