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Kingler (Pokémon GO)

Kingler Pokemon GO

Kingler

#99 (Kanto)

Best moveset for Kingler

The best moves for Kingler are Bubble and Crabhammer 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
  Crabhammer 53.7 dps

Defense

  Bubble 12 dps
  Crabhammer 53.7 dps

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Pokémon type

Water
Vulnerable to…
Grass deals 160% damage.
Electric deals 160% damage.
Resistant to…
Steel deals 63% damage.
Fire deals 63% damage.
Water deals 63% damage.
Ice deals 63% damage.

Evolution

There are currently a total of 2 Pokémon in the Krabby family. Kingler evolves from Krabby which costs 50 Candy.

Kingler Raid Guide

Kingler has previously been Raid Boss in Tier 1 and Tier 2 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

Kingler - Male & Female

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

Summary

Kingler is a Water Pokémon which evolves from Krabby. It is vulnerable to Grass and Electric moves. Kingler's strongest moveset is Bubble & Crabhammer and it has a Max CP of 2,829.

About

"Kingler has an enormous, oversized claw. It waves this huge claw in the air to communicate with others. However, because the claw is so heavy, the Pokémon quickly tires."

Best moveset for Kingler

The best moves for Kingler are Bubble and Crabhammer 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
  Crabhammer 53.7 dps

Defense

  Bubble 12 dps
  Crabhammer 53.7 dps

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What counters Kingler?

Kingler is a Water type Pokémon, which makes it weak against Grass and Electric moves.

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

  • Xurkitree,
  • Thundurus (Therian),
  • Zekrom,
  • Deoxys (Attack),
  • Deoxys (Normal).
Pokémon Quick move Main move Effective damage
Xurkitree   Thunder Shock   Discharge 100%
Xurkitree   Spark   Discharge 98%
Xurkitree   Spark   Power Whip 96%
Xurkitree   Thunder Shock   Power Whip 96%
Thundurus (Therian)   Thunder Shock   Thunderbolt 93%
Xurkitree   Spark   Thunder 92%
Thundurus (Therian)   Volt Switch   Thunderbolt 91%
Zekrom   Charge Beam   Wild Charge 91%
Xurkitree   Thunder Shock   Thunder 91%
Deoxys (Attack)   Zen Headbutt   Zap Cannon 89%

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

Most vulnerable to Kingler

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

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