How To Beat Zapdos In Pokemon GO 2017

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How To Beat Zapdos In Pokemon GO 2017:

Niantic Labs will release Zapdos and Moltres, the next two Legendaries coming to Pokemon Go, for limited, weeklong periods, the developer announced today.

In a new blog post, Niantic announced that Moltres will be available starting July 31 through August 7 and Zapdos will be released on August 7 through August 14. The already announced Articuno, available in addition to Lugia for Pokemon Go Fest attendees, has already been released and is available through July 31. IGN took part in a raid at the Go Fest to capture Articuno.

Legendary Pokemon GO Raid Schedule 2017

- Lugia: July 22, 2017 - ? - Articuno: July 22, 2017 - July 31, 2017 - Moltres: July 31, 2017 - August 7, 2017 - Zapdos: August 8, 2017 - August 14, 2017

Best Ways To Beat Zapdos In Pokemon GO 2017:

If you are looking for the best ways to defeat Zapdos in Pokemon Go, you've come to the right place! This guide will teach you how to successfully win battles against Zapdos by exploiting its Type weakness(es).

In addition, it is equally as important to choose the optimal Pokemon and Movesets to take advantage of those weaknesses. This will allow you to to deal maximum damage during battle and defeat Zapdos quickly and easily.

How to Beat Zapdos:

To defeat Zapdos in Pokemon Go you must take advantage of its Type Weakness(es). Being a Electric/Flying Type, Zapdos is vulnerable against Rock and Ice Type Moves.

This guide lists the best Pokemon and best Movesets you should use in order to defeat Zapdos as effectively and as efficiently as possible.

Before we get into the details of this guide, please see below. The following is a simple step by step guide/checklist on how to defeat Zapdos. If you would like more information surrounding terminology, specific Pokemon, Movesets, DPS, etc. feel free to check out the rest of this guide. 5 Simple Tips to Defeat Zapdos

Tip 1. CP (Combat Power) Advantage:

Choose Pokemon with equal or higher CP than that of the Zapdos you are battling. If your CP advantage is high enough, the next steps will not be as important in battle. Zapdos can have up to a maximum of 3330 CP.

Tip 2. Use Move Types Zapdos is Weak Against:

Taking advantage of the Type Weakness(es) of Zapdos will allow you to deal more damage during battle. Zapdos is weak against the following Types: Rock Ice
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Tip 3. Use Pokemon & Moves of the Same Type for Additional Damage:

For example, Bulbasaur using a Grass Move, Charmander using a Fire Move or Squirtle using a Water Move will deal 25% more damage simply because the Pokemon is the same Type as the Move it is using. You can find out more about damage mechanics at the end of this page.

Tip 4. Choose the Best Type(s) of Pokemon:

Dealing additional damage, while taking reduced damage is important in defeating Zapdos. Avoid using Types of Pokemon Zapdos Moves are Super Effective against, instead try to use Types of Pokemon of which Zapdos Moves are Not Very Effective against. Move X Zapdos Moves are Super Effective Against Thunder Shock
Thunder Thunderbolt Move ✓ Zapdos Moves Not Very Effective Against Thunder Shock
Thunder Thunderbolt

Tip 5 Use High DPS Movesets for Max Damage:

Taking advantage of the Type Weakness(es) of Zapdos and the STAB (Same Type Attack Bonus) of your own Pokemon will allow you to deal a great amount of damage during battle. Zapdos will go down quickly if the optimal Pokemon & Movesets are used.

You can learn more about high damage Movesets at the end of this guide: Section IV. Best Pokemon & Movesets to use against Zapdos in battle.

Thank you for reading. If you would like further or more detailed information on how to defeat Zapdos please continue reading the rest of this guide. If you have questions, comments, or tips of your own, feel free to leave a message in the comment section at the end of this guide!

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