Best Moveset for Shiftry in Pokémon GO

The best moveset for Shiftry in Pokémon GO almost always includes Leaf Blade.
The best moveset for Shiftry in Pokémon GO almost always includes Leaf Blade. / Courtesy of Niantic

The best moveset for Shiftry in Pokémon GO works equally well in both player-vs-environment situations and player-vs-player situations. The build most frequently recommended emphasizes maximum damage per second above all. Here's what you need to know about the best moveset for Shiftry.

Best Moveset for Shiftry in Pokémon GO

Shiftry is Grass- and Dark-Type Pokémon with a maximum CP of 2,333. It's vulnerable to Bug-, Fairy-, Ice-, Fighting-, Fire-, Poison-, and Flying-Type moves. It's a decent option both when it comes to facing off against A.I. opponents and when battling other humans.

In PVE and in PVP, players will find themselves well served by using Bullet Seed and Leaf Blade as Shiftry's moves. Other strong options include Feint Attack and Leaf Blade, or Snarl and Leaf Blade. Ultimately, the best moveset will shift based on how Shiftry fits into your Pokémon roster.

Shiftry featured prominently in the most recent Community Day, which focused on its earlier evolutionary form Seedot.