Phanpy is a Tier 1 raid boss in Pokémon Go and is a part of the Welcome to Alola event, running from March 1st, 10 AM – March 9th, 8 PM, 2022. Phanpy is an adorable little elephant that evolves into the versatile Donphan.
It is also an opportunity for trainers who missed out on the Phanpy shiny in the Johto Tour to catch shiny Phanpy and evolve it into the gorgeous shiny Donphan.
Being a pure Ground type, it is weak to the Grass, Ice and Water types.
Phanpy can be caught with the following CP values:
- 639- 689 CP at Level 20, no weather boost
- 799- 862 CP at Level 25 with Sunny weather boost
Phanpy 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 Phanpy are the following:
|Blastoise (Mega)||Water Gun Water||Hydro Cannon* Water|
|Gyarados (Mega)||Waterfall Water||Hydro Pump Water|
|Venusaur (Mega)||Vine Whip Grass||Frenzy Plant* Grass|
|Abomasnow (Mega)||Razor Leaf Grass||Weather Ball Ice|
|Zarude||Vine Whip Grass||Power Whip Grass|
|Kyogre||Waterfall Water||Surf Water|
|Kingler||Bubble Water||Crabhammer Water|
|Gyarados||Waterfall Water||Hydro Pump Water|
|Darmanitan (Galarian)||Ice Fang Ice||Avalanche Ice|
|Mamoswine||Powder Snow Ice||Avalanche Ice|
|Swampert||Water Gun Water||Hydro Cannon* Water|
|Slowbro (Mega)||Water Gun Water||Water Gun Water|
|Roserade||Razor Leaf Grass||Grass Knot Grass|
*denotes a legacy move
Stats and Max CP
|Max CP at Level 40 1206 | Max CP at Level 50 1364|
|ATK 107||DEF 98||HP 207|
|Weak to||Strong Against|
|Grass Ice Water||Fire Electric Rock Poison Steel|
|Fast Moves||Charge Moves|
All the best, trainers!