All weaknesses and counters in Pokémon are of the Poison type

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Poison Type Pokémon is usually very defensive while its offensive capabilities are limited. This makes Poison a great secondary type type option in Pokémon and a decent Tera Type option for many Pokémon that need their resistances. It can be difficult to remember all of the species that the poison is resistant to but remember that their vulnerabilities should be clear and straightforward. These are all the weaknesses and strengths of the Poison Type and the best Pokemon to counter it.

What is weak poison in Pokemon?

The Poison Type has two weaknesses and most Poison Pokémon have equal Defense and Special Defense. To deal highly effective damage, players can use:

The best Ground-type Pokemon won’t have much trouble dealing with Poison types, as long as they don’t have the ability to fly.

What Poison Type Pokémon is immune to in Pokémon?

A poison-type Pokémon is immune to a status condition, poisoned by any means except for a Pokémon with the ability, Corrosion. This includes toxic effects and any secondary effects from moves like Sludge Bomb as well as abilities like Magic Bounce. Poisonous Spikes are absorbed by Poison Type Pokémon that are also switched, as long as they are pinned.

What is the strong poison against in Pokemon?

Poison type moves are only highly effective against these two types:

Defensively, a Poison Type Pokémon takes less damage than:

  • herb – 1/2
  • fairy – 1/2
  • an insect – 1/2
  • fighting – 1/2
  • cm – 1/2

Many Poison Type Pokémon have very good type coverage, which makes them not have to rely on their Poison STAB to deal super effective damage themselves. The best Poison Pokemon tend to have moves they can learn to cover their weaknesses as well.

Related: Allighting Pokémon Weakness and Counterers in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet

What are the best counters for poison types in Pokemon?

The best counters for fighting Poison Type Pokémon are the types of Pokémon that resist Poison moves. The poison does less harm to the following:

  • a ghost – 1/2
  • Stone – 1/2
  • my land – 1/2
  • cm – 1/2

Solid Type Pokemon impervious It has poison moves, making it the perfect candidate to take on a Poison Pokémon. bronzong And kingambit They are great counters because both Pokémon cannot be hit by Poison moves. Bronzong is very defensive and can use super effective psychic moves while Kingambit has great offensive stats and can do a lot of damage very quickly.

For more Pokémon Type Weaknesses guides, check out Alllying Type Pokémon Weaknesses and Counters or All Ghost Pokémon Weaknesses and Counters in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet on Pro Game Guides.

All Poison Type Pokémon Weaknesses and Counters