What's good against ice Pokemon?

Battling against ice Pokemon can be tricky because there are so few of them — the fewest of any type actually! Additionally, many ice type Pokemon have a secondary type which further complicates their resistances and weaknesses.


For example, there are several notable ice Pokemon with a secondary water typing that negates their weaknesses to fire and steel, so, watch out! Constant vigilance, fellow trainers!


what's good against ice pokemon


Ice type Pokemon are weak to:

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


These types resist ice type attacks:

Use Pokemon of these types to take half damage from an opponent's ice types. It's not very effective.

what resists ice type moves

Great Pokemon to use against ice types:

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

  • Heatran (steel / fire)

  • Lucario (steel / fighting)

  • Blaziken (fire / fighting)

  • Infernape (fire / fighting)

  • Arcanine (fire)

  • Coalossal (fire / rock)


Read more: The ULTIMATE Pokemon Type Weakness Guide

Good attacks to use against ice type Pokemon:

  • Flamethrower (fire)

  • Blaze kick (fire)

  • Fire punch (fire)

  • Close combat (fighting)

  • Break brick (fighting)

  • Aura sphere (fighting)

  • Stone edge (rock)

  • Rock slide (rock)

  • Power gem (rock)

  • Iron head (steel)

  • Flash cannon (steel)

  • Heavy slam (steel)


What's good against..?

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