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

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 Fairy, Bug, Electric, Grass and Fighting 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 Fairy, Bug, Electric, Grass and Fighting moves.

The 4 strongest Pokémon you can use to beat Greninja are:

  • Thundurus (Therian),
  • Roserade,
  • Hawlucha,
  • Leavanny.
Pokémon Quick move Main move Effective damage
Thundurus (Therian)   Thunder Shock   Thunderbolt 100%
Thundurus (Therian)   Volt Switch   Thunderbolt 98%
Thundurus (Therian)   Thunder Shock   Focus Blast 90%
Thundurus (Therian)   Volt Switch   Thunder 89%
Thundurus (Therian)   Volt Switch   Focus Blast 88%
Thundurus (Therian)   Volt Switch   Thunder Punch 87%
Roserade   Bullet Seed   Grass Knot 85%
Roserade   Razor Leaf   Leaf Storm 84%
Roserade   Bullet Seed   Solar Beam 82%
Hawlucha   Low Kick   Flying Press 81%

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

Most vulnerable to Greninja

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

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