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Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! & Let's Go, Eevee!

Gym Leader Misty

By
Vincent Lau
Pokémon Level Type
Golduck 56 Water
Vaporeon 56 Water
Starmie 56 Water/Psychic
Gyarados 57 Water/Flying
Dewgong 56 Water/Ice

Similar to Brock, Misty is a significant step up compared to the last time you fought her. As before though, you should have a pretty straightforward time if you have some solid Grass and Electric-types.

First into the swimming pool is Golduck, which Misty must have evolved from her Psyduck. This one can use Scald for STAB and to potentially burn, Ice Beam to hurt Grass-types, Psychic to damage Poison-types, and Light Screen to weaken special attacks. Try and KO it fast with a strong Grass or Electric-type.

After this, Misty may send out Vaporeon. This Water-type Eevee can use Hydro Pump for STAB, Blizzard to wreck Grass-types, Shadow Ball to surprise Psychics and Ghosts, and Quick Attack to finish off weakened foes. Vaporeon is fairly bulky, so be prepared to eat an attack from it.

Once again, Misty has her trademark Starmie. It can use Hydro Pump and Psychic for STAB, Dazzling Gleam to batter Dark-types, and Thunderbolt just in case. Healthy Electric-types are your best bet, unless you have a non-Poison Grass-type in the wings.

Gyarados is Misty’s strongest Pokémon and it shouldn’t be underestimated. Her Gyarados can use Waterfall for STAB, plus Outrage, Crunch and Iron Tail to hurt a variety of targets. Electric-types are its bane, so try and save one for this very moment. Otherwise you may have a difficult battle.

Finally, we have Dewgong. This one can use Waterfall for STAB, and Iron Tail because… well, that tail has to be good for something, right? Anyway, it’s also carrying Aqua Jet and Ice Shard. Grass-types are ideal, but you’ll need to anticipate an Ice Shard coming your way. Otherwise, go with Fighting-types.

Guide Information

  • Publisher
    Pokemon Company International
  • Platforms
    Switch
  • Genre
    RPG
  • Guide Release
    23 November 2018
  • Last Updated
    19 December 2020
    Version History
  • Guide Author
    Vincent Lau

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Welcome to our strategy guide for Pokemon: Let’s Go!

  • A complete walkthrough with strategies to defeat all the Kanto Gym Leaders and conquer the Pokémon League.
  • Encounter tables for all the wild Pokémon, including the rare Pokémon with undisclosed habitats in the Pokédex.
  • Explanations of all the gameplay mechanics for both beginner trainers and Pokémon Masters.
  • Where to find all the Master Trainers and hidden battles after beating the game.
  • A handy mini-Pokédex containing the key details for all 153 obtainable Pokémon and where to find them.

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