Shellder is a Water Pokemon, vulnerable to Grass and Electric moves. It's strongest moveset is Tackle and Water Pulse.
"At night, this Pokémon uses its broad tongue to burrow a hole in the seafloor sand and then sleep in it. While it is sleeping, Shellder closes its shell, but leaves its tongue hanging out."
|Level 39 (max level)||944|
|Base capture rate||50%|
|Base flee rate||10%|
Best moveset for Shellder
All counter Pokémon
|Pokémon||Quick move||Main move||Effective damage|
|Exeggutor||Bullet Seed||Solar Beam||100%|
|Victreebel||Razor Leaf||Solar Beam||95%|
|Venusaur||Vine Whip||Solar Beam||94%|
|Magneton||Thunder Shock||Zap Cannon||94%|
|Exeggutor||Zen Headbutt||Solar Beam||94%|
|Vileplume||Razor Leaf||Solar Beam||94%|
These moves are calculated using type advantages / disadvantages, and including STAB. Click here for more info »
Mewtwo has been removed from the above list as he is not yet in the game and consistently took up the top spots.