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Cottonee (Pokémon GO)

Cottonee Pokemon GO

Cottonee

#546 (Unova)

Best moveset for Cottonee

The best moves for Cottonee are Charm and Grass Knot when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Charm 16 dps
  Grass Knot 41.5 dps

Defense

  Charm 16 dps
  Grass Knot 41.5 dps

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Pokémon type

Grass
Fairy
Vulnerable to…
Poison deals 256% damage.
Flying deals 160% damage.
Steel deals 160% damage.
Fire deals 160% damage.
Ice deals 160% damage.
Resistant to…
Fighting deals 63% damage.
Ground deals 63% damage.
Water deals 63% damage.
Grass deals 63% damage.
Electric deals 63% damage.
Dark deals 63% damage.
Dragon deals 39% damage.

Evolution

There are currently a total of 2 Pokémon in the Cottonee family. Cottonee evolves into Whimsicott (using the Sun Stone evolution item) and costs 50 Candy.

Cottonee Raid Guide

Cottonee has previously been Raid Boss in Tier 1 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

Cottonee - Male & Female

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

Summary

Cottonee is a Grass & Fairy Pokémon. It is vulnerable to Poison, Flying, Steel, Fire and Ice moves. Cottonee's strongest moveset is Charm & Grass Knot and it has a Max CP of 700. Cottonee evolves into Whimsicott.

About

"When attacked, it expels cotton from its body to create a diversion. The cotton it loses grows back in quickly."

Best moveset for Cottonee

The best moves for Cottonee are Charm and Grass Knot when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Charm 16 dps
  Grass Knot 41.5 dps

Defense

  Charm 16 dps
  Grass Knot 41.5 dps

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What counters Cottonee?

Cottonee is a Grass/Fairy type Pokémon, which makes it especially weak against Poison moves, and weak against Flying, Steel, Fire and Ice moves.

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

  • Roserade,
  • Eternatus,
  • Deoxys (Attack),
  • Eternatus (Eternamax),
  • Toxicroak.
Pokémon Quick move Main move Effective damage
Roserade   Poison Jab   Sludge Bomb 100%
Eternatus   Poison Jab   Cross Poison 99%
Deoxys (Attack)   Poison Jab   Dark Pulse 92%
Deoxys (Attack)   Poison Jab   Psycho Boost 92%
Deoxys (Attack)   Poison Jab   Zap Cannon 92%
Eternatus (Eternamax)   Poison Jab   Cross Poison 90%
Toxicroak   Poison Jab   Sludge Bomb 87%
Gengar   Hex   Sludge Bomb 86%
Gengar (Costume 2020)   Hex   Sludge Bomb 86%
Scolipede   Poison Jab   Sludge Bomb 85%

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

Most vulnerable to Cottonee

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

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