Besides the fact that it is fun to capture so many Pokemon in Pokemon Go, which can also be good for the health, many players catch Pokemon so they can make a powerful collection of Pokemon to battle some of the best and most powerful Pokemon in the game. The Fire-type Ninetales is an excellent Pokemon you can have in your collection, and here are its best movesets and counters in Pokemon Go.
Ninetales Best Movesets and Counters in Pokemon Go
Ninetales is a Fire-type Pokemon with a Max CP of 2577. Its attack is 169, while its defense is 190 with a stamina of 177. Its best moveset is the Fire Spin with Weather Ball with a DPS of 10.83. But Fire Spin with Overheat (10.29 DPS) and Ember with Weather Ball (10.20 DPS) can also be great alternatives.
Ninetales’ weak points are Ground, Rock, and Water-type, which can be used to deal damage up to 160%. But it is resistant to Bug, Fairy, Fire, Grass, Ice, and Steel-type up to 62.5%. This means your best option against Ninetales is the Rock-type Rampardos with the Max CP of 3728. It has an attack of 295 and defense of 109 with stamina of 219, making it a perfect counter against Ninetales.
In the case of Water-type, it is best to use Kyogre, which has a Max CP of 4652. Its attack is 270, and its defense is 228 with the stamina of 205, not only the best Water-type counter against Ninetales but a great alternative to Rampardos as well.
If you prefer using Ground-type, Excadrill is the best counter for Ninetales with an attack of 255, defense of 129, and stamina of 242. Nonetheless, here are some of the best counters to Ninetales you can choose from:
- Rhyperior – SmackDown, Rock Wrecker
- Kingler – Bubble, Crabhammer
- Terrakion – SmackDown, Rock Slide
- Therian Landorus – Mud Shot, Bulldoze
- Rhydon – Mud-Slap, Stone Edge
- Mamoswine – Mud-Slap, Stone Edge