Joltik has finally appeared in Pokémon Go. Although Joltik is a tough Pokémon to defeat, like every other tough Pokémon, Joltik also has its vulnerabilities which can be used against it with the best counter moves. We will discuss the best possible raid counters and move sets to defeat Joltik in Pokémon Go.
Joltik in Pokémon Go
Joltik is a dual-type electric and bug Pokémon that is extremely vulnerable to Fire and Rock type moves which makes it very easy to deal damage on this beast. But strategy and the correct use of moves will remain the key factor to defeating Joltik during battle raids.
Joltik has a variety of moves which makes it a difficult opponent to defeat. Its fast moves include Charge Beam and Sucker Punch, and on the other hand, its charge moves include Bug Buzz, Discharge, and Cross Poison which can deal heavy damage to the opponent. But these moves can be easily countered if the opponent uses the right strategy and moves at the right time.
Best counters against Joltik in Pokémon Go
Here is the list of the best counters one can use against Joltik and guarantee a win.
- Charizard(Mega Y): Fire Spin/Blast Burn
- Charizard (Mega X): Fire Spin/Blast Burn
- Houndoom: Fire Fang/Fire Blast
- Aerodactyl: Rock Throw/Rock slide
- Rompardos: Smackdown/Rock Slide
- Chandelure: Fire spin/Overheat
- Darmanitan: Fire spin/Overheat
- Reshiram: Fire spin/Overheat
- Blaziken: Fire spin/Blast burn
- Moltres: Fire spin/Overheat
- Charizard: Fire spin/Blast burn
- Rhyperior: Smackdown/Rock wrecker
- Heatran: Fire spin/Flamethrower
These are the best movesets and counters available to effectively defeat Joltik during battle raids in Pokémon Go.
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