Ludicolo is a Tier 3 raid boss in Pokémon Go and is a part of the Secrets of the Jungle event. This fun pineapple-esque dancing Water/Grass type Pokémon was popularly featured in the Detective Pikachu film, appearing in one of its funniest scenes!
Ludicolo can be caught with the following CP values:
- 1259- 1327 CP at Level 20, no weather boost
- 1574- 1659 CP at Level 25 with Rainy or Sunny weather boost
With its unique Water and Grass typing and Tier 3, it is weak to the Bug, and Poison types. High-level trainers can solo Ludicolo with the right counters while others would need 2-3 trainers for ease.
Ludicolo Raid Counters
Since Shadow Pokémon are extremely expensive to power up and require specific events to remove Frustration with a Charge TM, they will NOT be listed as raid counters in this article. That being said, if you have the shadow form of a listed raid counter Pokémon powered up and TMed, use it.
The best counters for Ludicolo are the following:
|Gengar (Mega)||Hex Ghost||Sludge Bomb Poison|
|Beedrill (Mega)||Bug Bite Bug||Sludge Bomb Poison|
|Pidgeot (Mega)||Gust||Brave Bird|
|Moltres||Wing Attack||Sky Attack|
|Roserade||Poison Jab Poison||Sludge Bomb Poison|
|Venusaur (Mega)||Vine Whip Grass||Sludge Bomb Poison|
|Genesect (Normal)||Fury Cutter Bug||X-Scissor Bug|
|Zapdos||Thunder Shock Electric||Drill Peck|
|Braviary||Air Slash||Brave Bird|
|Staraptor||Wing Attack||Brave Bird|
Stats and Max CP
|Max CP at Level 40 2323 | Max CP at Level 50 2626|
|ATK 173||DEF 176||HP 190|
|Weak to||Strong Against|
|Bug Poison||Fire Ground Rock Water|
|Fast Moves||Charge Moves|
What a stacked set of charged moves!
Ludicolo’s powerful Ice charged moves can trouble your types. Hydro Pump, Leaf Storm and Solar Beam are all heavy damage moves. So dodging is recommended to beat Luducolo easily.