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11 Powerful Sinnoh Pokémon For Your Team (Part 2)

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Hello guys, Welcome to part 2 of Powerful Sinnoh Pokémon For Your Team. Here we discuss some more Pokémon that we were unable to cover in part one since the list of strong Pokémon is very long, and it should be as Sinnoh is considered to be the first region ever created by the God Pokémon Arceus and it is the best because of the authentic folklore, legendary and Mythical Pokémon representing the most important elements of the world, and each moment in Sinnoh is everlasting.

So, Let’s begin.

11. Carnivine

Carnivine is also known as the ‘Bug Catcher Pokémon’. It is introduced in the 4th generation.

TypeGRASS

Type Effectiveness

Type that has No Effective on Carnivine:

GROUND.


Types that are Not Very Effective against Carnivine:

WATER, ELECTRIC, GRASS.


Types that are Effective against Carnivine:

NORMAL, FIGHTING, PSYCHIC, ROCK, GHOST, DRAGON, DARK, STEEL, FAIRY.


Types that are Super Effective against Carnivine:

FIRE, ICE, POISON, FLYING, BUG.


Advantages:

  • It is Not Affected by GROUND-type moves because of its ability to ‘Levitate’ and moves like Spikes, Toxic Spikes nor Arena Trap.
  • Its Attack (i.e. 100) and Sp. Atk (i.e. 90) is high.

Disadvantages:

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  • Speed is very low to 46.

Best Moveset

MoveTypePowerAccuracy

Seed Bomb

GRASS

80

100

Crunch

DARK

80

100

Sludge Bomb

POISON

90

100

Giga Impact

NORMAL

150

90

10. Forlass

Froslass is also known as the ‘Snow Land Pokémon’. It is introduced in the 4th generation.

TypeICEGHOST

Type Effectiveness

Types that have No Effective on Forlass:

NORMAL, FIGHTING.


Types that are Not Very Effective against Forlass:

ICE, POISON, BUG.


Types that are Effective against Forlass:

WATER, ELECTRIC, GRASS, GROUND, FLYING, PSYCHIC, DRAGON, FAIRY.


Types that are Super Effective against Forlass:

FIRE, ROCK, GHOST, DARK, STEEL.


Advantages:

  • Its ability ‘Snow Cloak’ increases its evasion by 1/5 in a hail storm and it is resistant to damage caused by hail.
  • It may disable a move used on it because it has the ability ‘Cursed Body’.
  • Its Speed is tremendously high (i.e. 110).

Disadvantages:

  • Leaving Speed the other Base Stats are medium. None of them is above 90.

Best Moveset

MoveTypePowerAccuracy

Shadow Ball / Hex

GHOST

80 / 65

100

Blizzard

ICE

110

70

Draining Kiss

FAIRY

50

100

Water Pulse

WATER

60

100

9. Rhyperior

Rhyperior is also known as the ‘Drill Pokémon’. It is introduced in the 4th generation.

TypeGROUNDROCK

Type Effectiveness

Type that has No Effective on Rhyperior:

ELECTRIC.


Types that are Not Very Effective against Rhyperior:

NORMAL, FIRE, POISON, FLYING, ROCK.


Types that are Effective against Rhyperior:

PSYCHIC, BUG, GHOST, DRAGON, DARK, FAIRY.


Types that are Super Effective against Rhyperior:

WATER, GRASS, ICE, FIGHTING, GROUND, STEEL.


Advantages:

  • If hit by any single-target ELECTRIC-type move, it will not do any damage, but instead, increase its Sp. Atk by one stage.
  • Its ability ‘Solid Rock’ reduces the damage done by Super Effective move by 25%.
  • The power of recoil moves is increased by 20% because of the ‘Reckless’ ability.
  • Its HP (i.e. 115), Attack (i.e. 140), Defense (i.e. 130) are tremendously high.

Disadvantages:

  • It has extremely low Sp. Atk (i.e. 55)­, Sp. Def (i.e. 55), and Speed (i.e. 40).
  • It learns Super Effective moves against all its weakness but has space for only two Super Effective as the first 2 spots are filled with its typing moves GROUND and ROCK, which makes it not immune to three of its weaknesses.

Best Moveset

MoveTypePowerAccuracy

Drill Run

GROUND

80

95

Stone Edge

ROCK

100

80

Hammer Arm

FIGHTING

100

90

Thunder

ELECTRIC

110

70

8. Mamoswine

Mamoswine is also known as the 'Twin Tusk Pokémon'. It is introduced in the 4th generation.

TypeICEGROUND

Type Effectiveness

Type that has No Effective on Mamoswine:

ELECTRIC.


Types that are Not Very Effective against Mamoswine:

POISON.


Types that are Effective against Mamoswine:

NORMAL, ICE, GROUND, FLYING, PSYCHIC, BUG, ROCK, GHOST, DRAGON, DARK, FAIRY.


Types that are Super Effective against Mamoswine:

FIRE, WATER, GRASS, FIGHTING, STEEL.


Advantages:

  • It is resistant to gender-based moves like Attract.
  • Its evasion increases by 20% in Hail Storm.
  • Due to its ability ‘Thick Fat’, the damage from FIRE-type and ICE-type moves is reduced by 50%.
  • Its Attack (i.e. 130) and HP (i.e. 110) are incredibly high.

Disadvantages:

  • Sp. Def is low to 60.

Best Moveset

* means optional.

MoveTypePowerAccuracy

Earthquake

GROUND

100

100

Ice Fang

ICE

65

95

Double Hit

NORMAL

35

90

Blizzard*

ICE

110

70

7. Togekiss

Togekiss is also known as the 'Jubilee Pokémon'. It is introduced in the 4th generation.

TypeFAIRYFLYING

Type Effectiveness

Type that has No Effective on Togekiss:

GROUND, DRAGON.


Types that are Not Very Effective against Togekiss:

GRASS, FIGHTING, BUG, DARK.


Types that are Effective against Togekiss:

NORMAL, FIRE, WATER, FLYING, PSYCHIC, GHOST, FAIRY.


Types that are Super Effective against Togekiss:

ELECTRIC, ICE, POISON, ROCK, STEEL.


Advantages:

  • Due to its ability to ‘Hustle’, its Attack increases but Accuracy decreases.
  • Due to its ability ‘Super Luck’, its critical-hit ratio increases by one stage.
  • Its Sp. Atk (i.e. 120), Defense (i.e. 115) are tremendously high.

Disadvantages:

  • It has an extremely low Attack (i.e. 50).

Best Moveset

MoveTypePowerAccuracy

Dazzling Gleam

FAIRY

80

100

Air Slash

FLYING

75

95

Psychic

PSYCHIC

90

100

Aura Sphere

FIGHTING

80

6. Magnezone

Magnezone is also known as the 'Magnet Area Pokémon'. It is introduced in the 4th generation.

TypeELECTRICSTEEL

Type Effectiveness

Type that has No Effective on Magnezone:

POISON.


Types that are Not Very Effective against Magnezone:

NORMAL, ELECTRIC, GRASS, ICE, FLYING, PSYCHIC, BUG, ROCK, DRAGON, STEEL, FAIRY.


Types that are Effective against Magnezone:

WATER, GHOST, DARK.


Types that are Super Effective against Magnezone:

FIRE, FIGHTING, GROUND.


Advantages:

  • It can never faint from Super Effective or One-Hit-KO move with full HP.
  • It does not allow STEEL-type from switching or fleeing out of the battle.
  • If it hits after the enemy, then its move deals more damage.
  • Its Sp. Atk (i.e. 130), Defense (i.e. 115) are tremendously high.

Disadvantages:

  • It does not learn any Super Effective move against three of its weaknesses.
  • It has low Speed (i.e. 60).

Best Moveset

* means optional.

MoveTypePowerAccuracy

Electro Ball

ELECTRIC

-

100

Flash Cannon

STEEL

80

100

Zap Cannon*

ELECTRIC

120

50

Tri Attack

NORMAL

80

100

5. Dusknoir

Dusknoir is also known as the 'Gripper Pokémon'. It is introduced in the 4th generation.


TypeGHOST

Type Effectiveness

Type that has No Effective on Dusknoir:

NORMAL, FIGHTING.


Types that are Not Very Effective against Dusknoir:

POISON, BUG.


Types that are Effective against Dusknoir:

FIRE, WATER, ELECTRIC, GRASS, ICE, GROUND, FLYING, PSYCHIC, ROCK, DRAGON, STEEL, FAIRY.


Types that are Super Effective against Dusknoir:

GHOST, DARK.


Advantages:

  • It learns Super Effective moves against all its weaknesses.
  • Raise the enemy’s PP usage.
  • Due to its ability ‘Frisk’, it can check items held by the opponent.
  • Its Sp. Def (i.e. 135), Attack (i.e. 100), Defense (i.e. 135) are tremendously high.

Disadvantages:

  • It has low HP (i.e. 45), Speed (i.e. 45), and Sp. Atk (i.e. 65).

Best Moveset

* means optional. Two places are optional because the first two cover a type move (i.e. GHOST) and Super Effective moves against all its weaknesses.

MoveTypePowerAccuracy

Shadow Punch

GHOST

60

Brick Break

FIGHTING

75

100

Ice Punch*

ICE

75

100

Dream Eater*

PSYCHIC

100

100

4. Gliscor

Gliscor is also known as the 'Fang Scorp Pokémon'. It is introduced in the 4th generation.

TypeGROUNDFLYING

Type Effectiveness

Types that have No Effective on Gliscor:

ELECTRIC, GROUND.


Types that are Not Very Effective against Gliscor:

FIGHTING, POISON, BUG.


Types that are Effective against Gliscor:

NORMAL, FIRE, GRASS, FLYING, PSYCHIC, ROCK, GHOST, DRAGON, DARK, STEEL, FAIRY.


Types that are Super Effective against Gliscor:

WATER, ICE.


Advantages:

  • It learns Super Effective moves against all its weaknesses.
  • It will restore HP when poisoned, due to its ability to ‘Poison Heal’.
  • The foe cannot lower its Attack by any means.
  • Its evasion increases by 20% in Sandstorm.
  • Its Defense (i.e. 125), Speed (i.e. 95), and Attack (i.e. 95) is tremendously high.

Disadvantages:

  • It is not safe from self-inflicted Attack decrease like from Superpower.
  • Its Sp. Atk is way too low (I.e. 45).

Best Moveset

MovesTypePowerAccuracy

Earthquake

GROUND

100

100

Aerial Ace

FLYING

60

Stone Edge

ROCK

100

80

Thunder Fang

ELECTRIC

65

95

3. Magmortar

Magmortar is also known as the 'Blast Pokémon'. it is introduced in the 4th generation.

TypeFIRE

Type Effectiveness

Types that are Not Very Effective against Magmortar:

FIRE, GRASS, ICE, BUG, STEEL, FAIRY.


Types that are Effective against Magmortar:

NORMAL, ELECTRIC, FIGHTING, POISON, FLYING, PSYCHIC, GHOST, DRAGON, DARK.


Types that are Super Effective against Magmortar:

WATER, GROUND, ROCK.


Advantages:

  • It learns Super Effective moves against all its weaknesses.
  • There are 30% chances of him burning the opponent Pokémon upon contact.
  • It cannot fall asleep during the battle.
  • Its Sp. Atk (i.e. 125) is tremendously high.

Disadvantages:

  • It has a low Defense (i.e. 67).

Best Moveset

* means optional.

MoveTypePowerAccuracy

Flamethrower

FIRE

90

100

Thunderbolt

ELECTRIC

90

100

Solar Beam

GRASS

120

100

Fire Blast*

FIRE

110

90

2. Milotic

Milotic is also known as the 'Tender Pokémon'. It is introduced in the 4th generation.

TypeWATER

Type Effectiveness

Types that are Not Very Effective against Milotic:

FIRE, WATER, ICE, STEEL.


Types that are Effective against Milotic:

NORMAL, FIGHTING, POISON, GROUND, FLYING, PSYCHIC, BUG, ROCK, GHOST, DRAGON, DARK, FAIRY.


Types that are Super Effective against Milotic

ELECTRIC, GRASS.


Advantages:

  • It learns Super Effective moves against all its weaknesses.
  • If inflicted by a major status problem, its Defense increases by 50%.
  • When hit by a stat-lowering move, it's Sp. Atk increases.
  • Its Sp. Atk (i.e. 100) and Sp. Def (i.e. 125) is tremendously high.

Disadvantages:

  • It has a low Attack (i.e. 60).

Best Moveset

* means optional. It is recommended to learn a special move rather than a physical move.

MoveTypePowerAccuracy

Water Pulse / Scald

WATER

60 / 80

100

Bulldoze

GROUND

60

100

Ice Beam

ICE

90

100

Dragon Tail*

DRAGON

60

90

1. Electivire

Electivire is also known as the 'Thunderbolt Pokémon'. It is introduced in the 4th generation.

TypeELECTRIC

Type Effectiveness

Type that has No Effective on Electivire:

ELECTRIC.


Types that are Not Very Effective against Electivire:

FLYING, STEEL.


Types that are Effective against Electivire:

NORMAL, FIRE, WATER, GRASS, ICE, FIGHTING, POISON, PSYCHIC, BUG, ROCK, GHOST, DRAGON, DARK, FAIRY.


Types that are Super Effective against Electivire:

GROUND.


Advantages:

  • It learns Super Effective moves against all its weaknesses.
  • Its Speed increases when hit by an ELECTRIC-type move.
  • It cannot fall asleep during the battle.
  • Its Sp. Atk (i.e. 123) and Sp. Def (i.e. 125) is tremendously high.

Disadvantages:

  • It has a low Defense (i.e. 67).

Best Moveset

* means optional.

MoveTypePowerAccuracy

Thunder Punch

ELECTRIC

75

100

Ice Punch

ICE

75

100

Brick Break

FIGHTING

75

100

Giga Impact*

NORMAL

150

90

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