563 Cofagrigus



  • Ranking Score:
  • Main moves:
    Shadow Claw, Shadow Ball, Dark Pulse-
  • Type
  • Level:
  • Rank:
    Lvl 25.5 0/11/14CP 1500
  • Buddy Distance:
  • Charged Move Cost:
    50,000 Stardust
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More Detail Properties Introduction

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Registeel has the following traits and playstyles:
  • + Bulky
    Takes hits well.
  • + Dynamic
    Performs well with energy and has fluid, dynamic matchups.
  • + Shield Pressure
    Pressures opponents to shield its strong or rapid attacks.
Move stats include same type and Shadow attack bonuses.
Recommended Move:
*Event or Elite TM exclusive *Unobtainable via TM
No. Move Types Move Accuracy Power Damage Average Fast MoveCount Remark
1 Fast Shadow Claw 4 3.6 2 Multipurpose
2 Fast Astonish 3 2 3 Low Quality
3 Fast Zen Headbutt 2 2.67 3 Low Quality
4 Charged Shadow Ball 55 120 2.18 7 - 7 - 7 Nuke
5 Charged Dark Pulse 50 80 1.6 7 - 6 - 6 Coverage
6 Charged Psychic 10% chance -1 Def opponent 55 90 1.64 7 - 7 - 7 High Energy Debuff

Character Introduction


Cofagrigus is a Ghost Pokémon which evolves from Yamask. It is vulnerable to Ghost and Dark moves. Cofagrigus's strongest moveset is Shadow Claw & Shadow Ball and it has a Max CP of 2,273.


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PVP Mode Explanatory Notes

PvP Moveset Explanation
Shadow Claw + Shadow Ball and Dark Pulse

The addition of Shadow Claw is a much needed improvement for Cofagrigus, and is significantly better than other Fast Move options. Astonish is just astonishingly bad. It only has 1.66 DPT (Damage Per Turn) and 3 EPT (Energy Per Turn), meaning it's just plainly inferior. However, it's better on Cofagrigus than Zen Headbutt, which has 2 DPT (Damage Per Turn) and 2.66 EPT (Energy Per Turn), and lacks STAB. 

Shadow Ball (100 Power/55 Energy) is great on just about any Pokemon, especially with STAB. Dark Pulse could be chosen for its slightly faster accessibility since it costs 5 less energy, considering Cofagrigus has no cheap bait moves to pressure shields with. Psychic doesn't provide good value for Cofagrigus when factoring in its moderate energy cost. 

PvP Rating Explanation
Great League: 4 / 5

The addition of Shadow Claw following the GBL Season 9 update is what enables Cofagrigus to be viable in the meta, at least to a certain degree. Being a mono-Ghost Pokemon that's slightly less bulky than Dusclops but still better than average, Cofagrigus can perform in its role in certain situations. Existing meta Pokemon such as Sableye are more favored due to their faster movesets and typing advantage, but that doesn't mean Cofagrigus is completely useless. Look out for limited formats where top meta picks are limited or banned, giving Cofagrigus a more ideal scenario to shine. 

Ultra League: 4 / 5

Coagrigus needs XL Candy to reach the CP cap of Ultra League, making this Pokemon quite expensive to prep. Its coverage is quite impressive, but still has to be mindful of common Dark-types. Due to the lack of a cheap Charge Move, Cofagrigus will more often than not lose to every other Ghost-type, especially when shields are in play. However it should be noted that Cofagrigus does have a niche against Giratina in very specific circumstances. 

Master League: 0 / 5

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