472 Gliscor



  • Ranking Score:
  • Main moves:
    Wing Attack, Earthquake, Night Slash
  • Type
  • Level:
  • Rank:
    Lvl 21 1/15/14CP 1498
  • Buddy Distance:
  • Charged Move Cost:
    75,000 Stardust
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  • Defense:
  • Stamina:
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More Detail Properties Introduction

Key Wins

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Registeel has the following traits and playstyles:
  • + Spammy
    Reaches Charged Moves quickly.
  • + Flexible
    Can hit a wide variety of types.
  • - Volatile
    Susceptible to one or more double weaknesses.
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 Fury Cutter 4 2 1 Fast Charge
2 Fast Wing Attack 3.5 3 2 Fast Charge
3 Charged Night Slash 12.5% chance +2 Atk self 35 50 1.43 5 - 5 - 5 Boost Spam/Bait
4 Charged Aerial Ace 45 66 1.47 7 - 6 - 7 General
5 Charged Earthquake 65 144 2.22 10 - 9 - 9 Nuke
6 Charged Sand Tomb 100% chance -1 Def opponent 40 30 0.75 6 - 6 - 6 Debuff Spam/Bait

Character Introduction


Gliscor is a Ground & Flying Pokémon which evolves from Gligar. It is vulnerable to Ice and Water moves. Gliscor's strongest moveset is Wing Attack & Earthquake and it has a Max CP of 2,692.


"Its flight is soundless. It uses its lengthy tail to carry off its prey... Then its elongated fangs do the rest."

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PVP Mode Explanatory Notes

PvP Moveset Explanation
Fury Cutter or Wing Attack + Earthquake and Night Slash or Aerial Ace or Sand Tomb

Fury Cutter generally is more preferable for its faster energy gains, which lets Gliscor use its charge moves sooner. Wing Attack takes advantage of STAB to offer more damage output, but has slightly worse energy generation. 

Earthquake can deal huge damage with STAB, offers wide coverage, and it's a must as the only truly hard-hitting move available to Gliscor.

Night Slash is valuable for the speed, only requiring 35 Energy, as well as the Dark-type coverage and the 10% chance to buff Gliscor's Attack stat by 2 stages at each use. Aerial Ace benefits from STAB and is also cheap to use. Sand Tomb deals pathetic damage, but its utility is to debuff the opponent's Defense stat and baiting shields.

PvP Rating Explanation
Great League: 2 / 5

Gliscor is a very interesting Pokemon in PvP, and a difficult one to use. A high Defense stat gives it good bulk, while its Flying/Ground typing causes it to only have two weaknesses (including a double weakness to Ice). Gliscor's moveset isn't anything too spectacular, but access to the powerful Earthquake makes it valuable against Steel tanks. The struggle of navigating around ubiquitous Water Pokemon is, however, a major issue for the flying scorpion, which often has to shield bait with its cheaper charged moves to land Earthquake, reiterating the difficulty surrounding its use. Overall an underused pick that can definitely catch opponents by surprise, but not without major drawbacks limiting its overall performance. 

Ultra League: 3 / 5

Gliscor has its perks in Ultra League, threatening Steel-types with Earthquake and dealing damage to Giratina with Night Slash. Unfortunately its moveset isn't strong enough to brute force its way through many neutral matchups. Ice-types including the popular Lapras are also Pokemon that Gliscor must avoid, and Togekiss notably walls it completely. While it can still do well, more popular meta picks tend to do it without being as picky about their matchups. 

Master League: 0 / 5

With a max CP of 2692, Gliscor lacks sufficient stats to perform well in Master League. However, the key coverage mentioned above impressively makes it a viable option here too.

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