Pokémon Go has entered August and there’s lots for fans to be excited about. This month’s Community Day will provide players with the opportunity to get a shiny Magikarp, and there will be a global makeup event for issues that occurred during Go Fest. But, away from these upcoming occasions, here you’ll discover how to beat Cliff in Pokémon Go during August 2020 by using appropriate counters and knowing the weakness of Grimer.
Aside from the aforementioned community day and global makeup event, fans of Niantic’s mobile game also have Enigma Week and Unova Week to anticipate. Yet, before these come about, there is currently Dragon Week and this has a whole bunch of tasks and rewards to achieve on its own.
You must complete the Dragon Week objectives before August 7th, and – provided you’ve done that – here you’ll discover how to beat Cliff in Pokémon Go during August 2020.
How to beat Cliff in Pokémon Go during August 2020
To beat Cliff in Pokémon Go during August 2020 you must overcome his line-up of creatures.
This means that you’ll have to beat the likes of Grimer, Machamp, and Tyranitar in order to defeat Cliff in Pokémon Go during August 2020.
You can find the line-up for the Team Go Rocket leader down below:
Pokémon Go Grimer weakness and counters
Grimer has a weakness to Psychic and Ground-type attacks in Pokémon Go, which makes Mewtwo, Espeon, and Excadrill useful as possible counters.
Aside from Mewtwo, Espeon, and co, other useful Pokémon to use as counters to exploit Grimer’s weakness include Rhyperior, Victini, and Lugia.
Once you’ve defeated Cliff’s first creature, you will then move onto his second and third.
Pokémon Go Cliff August 2020 counters
Below is a list of creatures you can use as counters to Cliff in Pokémon Go for August 2020:
Machamp – weak to Fairy, Flying, and Psychic
Omastar – weak to Grass, Electric, Fighting, and Ground
Electivire – weak to Ground
Tyranitar – weak to Fighting, Bug, Fairy, Grass, Ground, Steel, and Water
Swampert – weak to Grass
Torterra – weak to Ice, Bug, Fire, and Flying
All weaknesses and counters for aforementioned Pokémon come courtesy of Pokémon Go Info.