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All Wattrel Weaknesses and Best Counters in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet

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Wattrel and its evolution, Kilowattrel, are extremely fast Pokémon with great Special Attack in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet. This makes them a great special sweeper, but they also have good support moves. If you come up against these Electric/Flying Pokémon, you may wonder what they are weak against and how to counter them in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet.

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What are Wattrel and Kilowattrel weak to in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet?

Wattrel and Kilowattrel have a great type combination Electric/Flying, meaning it only has two weaknesses and is immune to Ground-type attacks. This can make them difficult to deal with. Here are all types Wattrel and Kilowattrel are weak against in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet.

  • Ice - 2x Weak
  • Rock - 2x Weak

Related: Best Nature for Wattrel and Kilowattrel in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet

How to counter Wattrel and Kilowattel in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet

Wattrel and Kilowattrel are only weak to Ice and Rock-type Pokémon, which is problematic given these types typically have low Speed. Kilowattrel, in particular, has incredible Speed and great Special Attack. This makes it hard for Ice and Rock-type Pokémon to outspeed it, especially if it can get off Tailwind.

Weavile is a great counter to Wattrel and Kilowattrel, though you will need to invest in its Speed as they have the same. Alternatively, you can use a bulky Pokémon with high Special Defense and tank Kilowattrel's attack before counter-attacking. Tyranitar, Crygonal, Garganacl, and Coalossal are good options against Kilowattrel in this regard.

For more information on Pokémon Scarlet and Violet, check out Best Nature for Fletchling, Fletchinder, and Talonflame in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet and All Garganacl weaknesses and Best Counters in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet on Pro Game Guides.


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