Piplup Raid Guide

Piplup Raid guide

Water

Piplup is a Penguin raid boss, vulnerable to Grass, Electric type moves and mainly weaker to Pokémon such as Raikou, Zapdos, Thundurus, Tangrowth, Shaymin.

Piplup can obtain below CP values when defeated.

  • 601.35 - 767.92 CP during Rainy weather conditions.
  • 614 maximum CP during other weather conditions.

Weather boost

Piplup raids will be boosted during Rainy weather conditions.

Water type Damage Relations

Double damage from: Grass
Double damage to: Ground
Half damage from: Steel
Half damage to: Water
No damage from: -
No damage to: -

Piplup Raid Counters

  • Raikou

    Raikou is a Electric type Pokémon with charged moves: Thunder   Thunderbolt   Wild Charge   and fast moves: Thunder Shock   Volt Switch   which are effective against Piplup.

  • Zapdos

    Zapdos is a Electric, Flying type Pokémon with charged moves: Thunder   Thunderbolt   Zap Cannon   and fast moves: Charge Beam   which are effective against Piplup.

  • Thundurus

    Thundurus is a Electric, Flying type Pokémon with charged moves: Thunder   Thunder Punch   and fast moves: Thunder Shock   which are effective against Piplup.

  • Tangrowth

    Tangrowth is a Grass type Pokémon with charged moves: Power Whip   Solar Beam   and fast moves: Vine Whip   which are effective against Piplup.

  • Shaymin

    Shaymin is a Grass type Pokémon with charged moves: Energy Ball   Grass Knot   Solar Beam   which are effective against Piplup.

  • Virizion

    Virizion is a Grass, Fighting type Pokémon with charged moves: Leaf Blade   which is effective against Piplup.

  • Magnezone

    Magnezone is a Electric, Steel type Pokémon with charged moves: Wild Charge   Zap Cannon   and fast moves: Charge Beam   Spark   which are effective against Piplup.

  • Exeggutor

    Exeggutor is a Grass, Psychic type Pokémon with charged moves: Seed Bomb   Solar Beam   and fast moves: Bullet Seed   which are effective against Piplup.

  • Chesnaught

    Chesnaught is a Grass, Fighting type Pokémon with charged moves: Energy Ball   Solar Beam   and fast moves: Vine Whip   which are effective against Piplup.

  • Electivire

    Electivire is a Electric type Pokémon with charged moves: Thunder   Thunder Punch   Wild Charge   and fast moves: Thunder Shock   which are effective against Piplup.

  • Leafeon

    Leafeon is a Grass type Pokémon with charged moves: Energy Ball   Leaf Blade   Solar Beam   and fast moves: Razor Leaf   which are effective against Piplup.

  • Torterra

    Torterra is a Grass, Ground type Pokémon with charged moves: Solar Beam   and fast moves: Razor Leaf   which are effective against Piplup.

  • Roserade

    Roserade is a Grass, Poison type Pokémon with charged moves: Grass Knot   Leaf Storm   Solar Beam   and fast moves: Razor Leaf   which are effective against Piplup.

  • Gogoat

    Gogoat is a Grass type Pokémon with charged moves: Leaf Blade   Seed Bomb   and fast moves: Vine Whip   which are effective against Piplup.

  • Jolteon

    Jolteon is a Electric type Pokémon with charged moves: Discharge   Thunder   Thunderbolt   and fast moves: Thunder Shock   Volt Switch   which are effective against Piplup.

  • Ampharos

    Ampharos is a Electric type Pokémon with charged moves: Thunder   Thunder Punch   Zap Cannon   and fast moves: Charge Beam   Volt Switch   which are effective against Piplup.

  • Luxray

    Luxray is a Electric type Pokémon with charged moves: Wild Charge   and fast moves: Spark   which are effective against Piplup.

  • Sceptile

    Sceptile is a Grass type Pokémon with charged moves: Leaf Blade   and fast moves: Bullet Seed   which are effective against Piplup.

  • Venusaur

    Venusaur is a Grass, Poison type Pokémon with charged moves: Petal Blizzard   Solar Beam   and fast moves: Razor Leaf   Vine Whip   which are effective against Piplup.

  • Eelektross

    Eelektross is a Electric type Pokémon with charged moves: Thunderbolt   and fast moves: Spark   which are effective against Piplup.

  • Heliolisk

    Heliolisk is a Electric, Normal type Pokémon with charged moves: Grass Knot   Parabolic Charge   Thunderbolt   and fast moves: Volt Switch   which are effective against Piplup.

  • Breloom

    Breloom is a Grass, Fighting type Pokémon with charged moves: Seed Bomb   and fast moves: Bullet Seed   which are effective against Piplup.

  • Vileplume

    Vileplume is a Grass, Poison type Pokémon with charged moves: Petal Blizzard   Solar Beam   and fast moves: Razor Leaf   which are effective against Piplup.

  • Lilligant

    Lilligant is a Grass type Pokémon with charged moves: Petal Blizzard   Solar Beam   which are effective against Piplup.

Piplup moves set

Piplup will use below moves during the battle.

Bubble Fast Water 10.0
Bubble Beam Charged Water 23.7
Drill Peck Charged Flying 26.1
Icy Wind Charged Ice 18.2
Pound Fast Normal 11.7

Piplup raids weather impact

Here is how each weather condition boosts Piplup moves and impacts your Pokemon during the battle with Piplup.

Cloudy Great for battle
Fog Great for battle
Partly cloudy Boosts Pound Great for battle
Rainy Boosts Bubble
Boosts Bubble Beam
Bubble is bad for Electric type Pokemon, Bubble is bad for Grass type Pokemon
Bubble Beam is bad for Electric type Pokemon, Bubble Beam is bad for Grass type Pokemon
Snow Boosts Icy Wind Great for battle
Sunny / clear Great for battle
Windy Boosts Drill Peck Drill Peck is bad for Electric type Pokemon
Bubble Beam is bad for Electric type Pokemon, Bubble Beam is bad for Grass type Pokemon

Piplup stats

Stamina: 106
Attack: 111
Defence: 103
Max CP (level 50): 1089
Max HP (level 50): 103

Raid events