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Read this to learn about Type Effectiveness in Pokemon Sword and Shield (SWSH). Find out what every type is strong & weak against!

Table of Contents

Type Effectiveness Chart

Pokemon Type
NormalFightingPoisonGroundFlyingBugRockGhostSteelFireWaterElectricGrassIcePsychicDragonDarkFairy
Normal Icon×
Fighting Icon×
Poison Icon×
Ground Icon×
Flying Icon
bug Icon
Rock Icon
Ghost Icon×
Steel Icon
fire Icon
water Icon
electric Icon×
Grass Icon
Ice Icon
Psychic Icon×
Dragon Icon×
dark Icon
Fairy Icon

= Super effective: Deals x2 Damage
= Not very effective: Deals x0.5 Damage
×= No effect: Has no effect

Pokemon With 2 Types

Pokemon which have 2 types receive a combined effect from moves.

Super EffectiveNormalNot Very EffectiveNo Effect
Super Effective4x2x1x0x
Normal2x1x0.5x0x
Not Very Effective1x0.5x0.25x0x
No Effect0x0x0x-

If Both Are '' = 4x

If a move is super effective against both types, the Pokemon will take 4x normal damage.

If Both Are '' = 0.25x

If a move is not very effective against both types, the Pokemon will take 0.25x normal damage (damage will be reduced).

If One Is '' And The Other Is '' = 1x

If a move is super effective against one type, but not very effective against the other, then the move will do normal damage (1x).

If Either Is '' = 0x

If a move is ineffective against even one type, regardless of the other type, the move will do 0 damage.

Effectiveness By Individual Type

Table of Contents
▼Normal ▼Fire▼Water
▼Grass▼Electric▼Ice
▼Fighting▼Poison▼Ground
▼Flying▼Psychic ▼Bug
▼Rock▼Ghost▼Dragon
▼Dark▼Steel▼Fairy

Effectiveness of Normal Type Moves

Pokemon Type
NormalFightingPoisonGroundFlyingBugRockGhostSteelFireWaterElectricGrassIcePsychicDragonDarkFairy
Normal Icon×
Super Effective
x2
N/A
Not Very Effective
x0.5
Rock・Steel
No EffectGhost

Effectiveness of Fighting Type Moves

Pokemon Type
NormalFightingPoisonGroundFlyingBugRockGhostSteelFireWaterElectricGrassIcePsychicDragonDarkFairy
Fighting Icon×
Super Effective
x2
Normal・Ice・Rock・Dark・Steel
Not Very Effective
x0.5
Poison・Flying・Psychic・Bug・Fairy
No EffectGhost

Effectiveness of Poison Type Moves

Pokemon Type
NormalFightingPoisonGroundFlyingBugRockGhostSteelFireWaterElectricGrassIcePsychicDragonDarkFairy
Poison Icon×
Super Effective
x2
Grass・Fairy
Not Very Effective
x0.5
Poison・Ground・Rock・Ghost
No EffectSteel

Effectiveness of Ground Type Moves

Pokemon Type
NormalFightingPoisonGroundFlyingBugRockGhostSteelFireWaterElectricGrassIcePsychicDragonDarkFairy
Ground Icon×
Super Effective
x2
Fire・Electric・Poison・Rock・Steel
Not Very Effective
x0.5
Grass・Bug
No EffectFlying

Effectiveness of Flying Type Moves

Pokemon Type
NormalFightingPoisonGroundFlyingBugRockGhostSteelFireWaterElectricGrassIcePsychicDragonDarkFairy
Flying Icon
Super Effective
x2
Grass・Fighting・Bug
Not Very Effective
x0.5
Electric・Rock・Steel

Effectiveness of Bug Type Moves

Pokemon Type
NormalFightingPoisonGroundFlyingBugRockGhostSteelFireWaterElectricGrassIcePsychicDragonDarkFairy
bug Icon
Super Effective
x2
Grass・Psychic・Dark
Not Very Effective
x0.5
Fire・Fighting・Poison・Flying・Ghost・Steel・Fairy

Effectiveness of Rock Type Moves

Pokemon Type
NormalFightingPoisonGroundFlyingBugRockGhostSteelFireWaterElectricGrassIcePsychicDragonDarkFairy
Rock Icon
Super Effective
x2
Fire・Ice・Flying・Bug
Not Very Effective
x0.5
Fighting・Ground・Steel

Effectiveness of Ghost Type Moves

Pokemon Type
NormalFightingPoisonGroundFlyingBugRockGhostSteelFireWaterElectricGrassIcePsychicDragonDarkFairy
Ghost Icon×
Super Effective
x2
Psychic・Ghost
Not Very Effective
x0.5
Dark
No EffectNormal

Effectiveness of Steel Type Moves

Pokemon Type
NormalFightingPoisonGroundFlyingBugRockGhostSteelFireWaterElectricGrassIcePsychicDragonDarkFairy
Steel Icon
Super Effective
x2
Ice・Rock・Fairy
Not Very Effective
x0.5
Fire・Water・Electric・Steel

Effectiveness of Fire Type Moves

Pokemon Type
NormalFightingPoisonGroundFlyingBugRockGhostSteelFireWaterElectricGrassIcePsychicDragonDarkFairy
fire Icon
Super Effective
x2
Grass・Ice・Bug・Steel
Not Very Effective
x0.5
Fire・Water・Rock・Dragon

Effectiveness of Water Type Moves

Pokemon Type
NormalFightingPoisonGroundFlyingBugRockGhostSteelFireWaterElectricGrassIcePsychicDragonDarkFairy
water Icon
Super Effective
x2
Fire・Ground・Rock
Not Very Effective
x0.5
Water・Grass・Dragon

Effectiveness of Electric Type Moves

Pokemon Type
NormalFightingPoisonGroundFlyingBugRockGhostSteelFireWaterElectricGrassIcePsychicDragonDarkFairy
electric Icon×
Super Effective
x2
Water・Flying
Not Very Effective
x0.5
Grass・Electric・Dragon
No EffectGround

Effectiveness of Grass Type Moves

Pokemon Type
NormalFightingPoisonGroundFlyingBugRockGhostSteelFireWaterElectricGrassIcePsychicDragonDarkFairy
Grass Icon
Super Effective
x2
Water・Ground・Rock
Not Very Effective
x0.5
Fire・Grass・Poison・Flying・Bug・Dragon・Steel

Effectiveness of Ice Type Moves

Pokemon Type
NormalFightingPoisonGroundFlyingBugRockGhostSteelFireWaterElectricGrassIcePsychicDragonDarkFairy
Ice Icon
Super Effective
x2
Grass・Ground・Flying・Dragon
Not Very Effective
x0.5
Fire・Water・Ice・Steel

Effectiveness of Psychic Type Moves

Pokemon Type
NormalFightingPoisonGroundFlyingBugRockGhostSteelFireWaterElectricGrassIcePsychicDragonDarkFairy
Psychic Icon×
Super Effective
x2
Fighting・Poison
Not Very Effective
x0.5
Psychic・Steel
No EffectDark

Effectiveness of Dragon Type Moves

Pokemon Type
NormalFightingPoisonGroundFlyingBugRockGhostSteelFireWaterElectricGrassIcePsychicDragonDarkFairy
Dragon Icon×
Super Effective
x2
Dragon
Not Very Effective
x0.5
Steel
No EffectFairy

Effectiveness of Dark Type Moves

Pokemon Type
NormalFightingPoisonGroundFlyingBugRockGhostSteelFireWaterElectricGrassIcePsychicDragonDarkFairy
dark Icon
Super Effective
x2
Psychic・Ghost
Not Very Effective
x0.5
Fighting・Dark・Fairy

Effectiveness of Fairy Type Moves

Pokemon Type
NormalFightingPoisonGroundFlyingBugRockGhostSteelFireWaterElectricGrassIcePsychicDragonDarkFairy
Fairy Icon
Super Effective
x2
Fighting・Dragon・Dark
Not Very Effective
x0.5
Fire・Poison・Steel

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