What's good against ghost Pokemon?

Battling against ghost Pokemon can be a headache because they have tons of status-inducing moves at their disposal like confuse ray, will-o-wisp and curse.


In general, Ghost type Pokemon have pretty balanced stats, but tend to have higher than average special attack and defensive stats.


what's good against ghost pokemon

Ghost type Pokemon are weak to:

Use attacks of these types to deal double damage against ghost types. It's super effective!


Normal type is immune to ghost type attacks

Use a normal type Pokemon to take zero damage from an opponent's ghost type attacks.

what's immunte to ghost type

Dark type resists ghost type attacks:

Use a dark type Pokemon to take half damage from an opponent's ghost type attacks. It's not very effective.

what resists ghost type

Great Pokemon to use against ghost types:

These Pokemon learn super effective attacks or have useful resistances (or both!)

  • Sableye (dark / ghost)

  • Weavile (dark / ice)

  • Darkai (dark)

  • Hydreigon (dark / dragon)

  • Tyranitar (dark / rock)

  • Krookodile (dark / ground)


Read more: The ULTIMATE Pokemon Type Weakness Guide

Good attacks to use against ghost type Pokemon:

  • Dark pulse (dark)

  • Crunch (dark)

  • Night slash (dark)

  • Shadow ball (ghost)

  • Hex (ghost)

  • Shadow claw (ghost)


What's good against..?

bug | dark | dragon | electric | fairy | fighting | fire | flying | ghost | grass | ground | ice | normal | poison | psychic | rock | steel | water