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All Bombirdier Weaknesses and Counters in Pokémon Go

All Bombirdier Weaknesses and Counters in Pokémon Go
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Bombirdier rules the skies with its elegant yet deadly fighting style, so don’t take it lightly. If you need some help besting Bombirdier in battle, here are all Bombirdier weaknesses and counters in Pokémon Go.

Pokémon Go: Bombirdier Weaknesses and Counters Strategy Guide

Bombirdier is a dual-type Flying and Dark-type Pokémon. Naturally, it learns a majority of Flying and Dark moves, but it can also learn a Rock-type move as well. Here are its potential moves:

  • Fast Attacks: Wing Attack, Rock Throw
  • Charged Attacks: Aerial Ace, Payback, Fly

When battling against Bombirdier, you shouldn’t bring any Pokémon that are weak to Flying or Dark-type moves, which includes Fighting, Bug, Ghost, Grass, and Psychic-type Pokémon. It’s probably fine to use a Pokémon that’s weak to Rock, since Bombirdier can only learn Rock Throw, and it’s not a popular choice for a Fast Attack.

Bombirdier Weaknesses

Now, since Bombirdier is a Flying and Dark dual-type Pokémon, which means that its weaknesses include Rock, Electric, Ice, and Fairy-type attacks. Make sure to bring Pokémon that know those kinds of attacks in order to deal super effective damage, and keep in mind that the Pokémon don’t necessarily need to match the attack’s type.

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On the flip side, don’t try to use Ground, Psychic, Dark, Ghost, or Grass-type attacks on Bombirdier, as they won’t be very effective. Bombirdier is especially resistant towards Ground and Psychic attacks, so don’t even think about using those.

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Bombirdier Counters

If you need some ideas on how to counter Bombirdier, here are some of the best Pokémon that are suited for the job. This list takes into account the Pokémon’s typing and the attacks it can learn that gives it the advantage over Bombirdier.

  • Diancie
  • Rampardos
  • Rhyperior
  • Tyranitar
  • Gardevoir
  • Raikou
  • Rayquaza
  • Xurkitree
  • Electrivire
  • Magnezone
  • Mamoswine
  • Weavile
  • Ampharos

As you can see, the list is dominated primarily by Rock-type Pokémon, so make sure to challenge Bombirdier with your favorite Rock Pokémon. Of course, Electric, Ice, and Fairy Pokémon work just as well, so don’t sweat it if you don’t have a good Rock Pokémon. Also, if you’re using a Pokémon that can mega evolve, make sure to do so to give yourself a huge advantage!

We hope this guide helps you take down Bombirdier with relative ease. If you have any other effective battle strategies for Bombirdier in Pokémon Go, let us know in the comments below, and don’t forget to check out the rest of our Pokémon Go coverage!

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All Bombirdier Weaknesses and Counters in Pokémon Go