Pokemon Scarlet and Violet bring some new additions to the game, which means there’s a lot of new pocket monsters out there that can be collected and battled against. When battling against certain Pokemon, it’s unclear what type they are initially, so learning which moves you should use is very important! If you want to know what Sandy Shocks’s weaknesses are then we’ll walk you through them in this guide.
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Sandy Shocks Weaknesses
Sandy Shocks is a Electric and Ground-type Pokemon, which means they have weaknesses to Ground, Water, Grass, and Ice-type moves. It is immune to Electric, and is resistant to Flying, Poison, Rock, and Steel attacks.
While any Ground, Water, Grass, and Ice-type moves will be sufficient to finish off Sandy Shocks, you will want to focus on Special Attack moves if you have them. Sandy Shocks has higher Physical Defense, which means you will have much better luck using Special Attacks.
As for specific Pokemon you want to avoid bringing into battle against Sandy Shocks, you will want to make sure to leave Flying, Water, Electric, Fire, Poison, Rock, and Steel out. They all have at least one weakness to Sandy Shocks’s attacks. Sandy Shocks also carries Steel moves, which means Fairy and Ice could also be susceptible to its moves.
That’s everything you need to know about the moves that will be best used against Sandy Shocks. For more detailed guides, be sure to head to the Pokemon section of our website.