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Greninja (Pokémon GO)

Greninja Pokemon GO

Greninja

#658 (Kalos)

Best moveset for Greninja

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

Offense

  Bubble 12 dps
  Surf 45.9 dps

Defense

  Bubble 12 dps
  Hydro Pump 47.3 dps

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Pokémon type

Water
Dark
Vulnerable to…
Fighting deals 160% damage.
Bug deals 160% damage.
Grass deals 160% damage.
Electric deals 160% damage.
Fairy deals 160% damage.
Resistant to…
Ghost deals 63% damage.
Steel deals 63% damage.
Fire deals 63% damage.
Water deals 63% damage.
Ice deals 63% damage.
Dark deals 63% damage.
Psychic deals 39% damage.

Evolution

There are currently a total of 3 Pokémon in the Froakie family. Greninja evolves from Frogadier which costs 100 Candy.

Standard game images

Greninja - Male & Female

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

Summary

Greninja is a Water & Dark Pokémon which evolves from Frogadier. It is vulnerable to Fighting, Bug, Grass, Electric and Fairy moves. Greninja's strongest moveset is Bubble & Surf and it has a Max CP of 2,654.

About

"It creates throwing stars out of compressed water. When it spins them and throws them at high speed, these stars can split metal in two."

Best moveset for Greninja

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

Offense

  Bubble 12 dps
  Surf 45.9 dps

Defense

  Bubble 12 dps
  Hydro Pump 47.3 dps

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What counters Greninja?

Greninja is a Water/Dark type Pokémon, which makes it weak against Fighting, Bug, Grass, Electric and Fairy moves.

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

  • Lucario,
  • Thundurus (Therian),
  • Zacian (Crowned Sword),
  • Zekrom,
  • Urshifu (Single Strike).
Pokémon Quick move Main move Effective damage
Lucario   Counter   Aura Sphere 100%
Thundurus (Therian)   Thunder Shock   Thunderbolt 99%
Zacian (Crowned Sword)   Quick Attack   Play Rough 98%
Thundurus (Therian)   Volt Switch   Thunderbolt 98%
Zekrom   Charge Beam   Wild Charge 97%
Urshifu (Single Strike)   Counter   Dynamic Punch 97%
Urshifu (Rapid Strike)   Counter   Dynamic Punch 97%
Deoxys (Attack)   Poison Jab   Zap Cannon 94%
Deoxys (Normal)   Charge Beam   Thunderbolt 93%
Conkeldurr   Counter   Dynamic Punch 93%

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Most vulnerable to Greninja

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

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