Mega Sceptile Pokemon Go: Mastering Movesets, Counters, IVs & PvP Strategies

Is Pokemon Go Mega Sceptile good for PvP raids? What’s the best counter to beat Mega Sceptile? Scroll down and find everything about this dual Pokemon.

Dual-type Pokemon are common in Pokemon Go. These units get abilities from multiple elements and will be a dominant force in PvP battles, five-star tier raids and Gym raids. There are fire and fighting Pokemon, there are fire and ground Pokemon and many more dual-type in the game. A grass and dragon Pokemon is a unique combination and one of the strongest dual-type Pokemon as well. Mega Sceptile is a Grass and Dragon type Pokemon in the Hoenn region.

Mega Sceptile is the evolution of Sceptile and it also has a Shadow form. This Generation 3 Pokemon is a top-tier offensive unit and can be used for all raids and event battles in the game. With Sunny and Windy weather boost, the movesets and skills of Mega Sceptile will double. With the best moves, you can unleash the strongest build for the Grass and Dragon pokemon and win special research tasks. Here’s all about Pokemon Go Mega Sceptile moves, strengths, counters and PvP strategies.

Pokemon Go Mega Sceptile Movesets

Pokemon Go Mega Sceptile
Mega Sceptile

Trainers can catch Mega Sceptile in the wild. Mega Sceptile is one of the best companions for PvP and Five-star raids. Here are the best moves of Mega Sceptile,

  • Leaf Blade – The grass type charge attack boosts damage for Mega Sceptile and it deals over 70 dps. Lead Blade doesn’t have special effects, but it will be a lethal moveset in raids
  • Bullet Seed – Another grass type fast move that can be used as a primary moveset for trainer battles
  • Fury Cutter – Fury Cutter, the but type fast move increases attacks of Mega Sceptile and it will increase with weather boost
  • Frenzy Plant – Frenzy Plant is the strongest moveset for Mega Sceptile. This grass type charge move deals 100 damage per second

Best Pokemon Go Mega Sceptile Counters

To win Mega Sceptile, you have to find its weaknesses. Mega Sceptile is vulnerable against multiple attacks and it’s also resistant to many attacks. Here are the best counters to beat Mega Sceptile in Pokemon Go raids,

Pokemon Counters StrengthsWeaknesses 
Mega Sceptile Shadow Abomasnow, Mega Rayquaza, Mewtwo, Shadow Salamence, Shadow Gardevoir, Jynx, Shadow Porygon-Z, Shadow Piloswine, Shadow Articuno,  Mega Abomasnow,Shadow MamoswineWater, Grass, Electric, GroundBug, Ice, Fairy, Dragon, Poison, Flying 

Does Pokemon Go Mega Sceptile Evolve?

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Trainers can evolve  Sceptile to Mega Sceptile by spending 200 Mega Energy in the first encounter. After evolving it once, it reduces to 40 Mega Energy. There’s also a Shiny Mega Sceptile. Both Sceptile and Mega Sceptile have shiny forms, but the Shadow Sceptile doesn’t have a shiny form.

That’s everything you need to know about Pokemon Go Mega Sceptile build, movesets, counters and weaknesses.

FAQ 

Is Shiny Rotom Available in Pokemon Go?

Yes, there’s a shiny version of Pokemon Go Rotom. Trainers can participate in the Sinnoh Tour raids and challenges and unlock Rotom as well. The Sinnoh Tour event can be unlocked through a redemption code.

Is it Difficult to Beat Pokemon Go Origin Forme Dialga?

Origin Forme Dialga is a new variant of the legendary Dialga. The Pokemon is not available in a five-star raid through the Sinnoh Tour event in Pokemon Go. Origin Forme Dialga has plenty of moves and it also uses its powerful charged move, Roar of Move.

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