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Gordie - How To Beat

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Read this article to find out how to beat Gym Leader Gordie in Pokemon Sword and Shield. Check out what Pokemon he uses & what Pokemon you should bring!!!

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Gym Leader Gordie's Pokemon Lineup

Gym Leader Gordie
Barbaracle IconBarbaracleRock IconWater Icon
Lv. 40
Grass Icon
Fighting IconGround IconElectric Icon
Shuckle IconShuckleBug IconRock Icon
Lv. 40
Rock IconSteel IconWater Icon
Stonjourner IconStonjournerRock Icon
Lv. 41
Fighting IconGround IconSteel IconWater IconGrass Icon
Coalossal IconCoalossal (Dynamax) Rock IconFire Icon
Lv. 42
Ground IconWater Icon
Fighting IconRock Icon

Recommended Pokemon Against Gym Leader Gordie

Have Strong Grass, Fighting, Water, & Ground Types

Have Strong Grass, Fighting, Water, & Ground Types

Gordie mainly uses Rock type Pokemon, meaning Grass, Fighting, and Ground Types are perfect Pokemon to use against him. Some of his Pokemon will even have double weaknesses against Grass or Ground moves!

Recommended Pokemon To Bring

PokemonTypeCatch Location
WhiscashWhiscashwaterGroundLV.30: Evolve from Barboach, which can be fished at Motostoke
waterLV.35: Evolve From Starter Pokemon
RillaboomRillaboomGrassLV. 35: Evolve From Thwackey. Its previous form is Grookey, which is a Starter Pokemon
EldegossEldegossGrassLV.20: Evolves From Gossifleur which appears on Route 3
ExcadrillExcadrill Ground Steel Catch Drilbur in the Galar Mine

Effective Against All Gordie's Pokemons

This lineup has Ground and Steel attacks & will be able to target the weakness of all Gordie's Pokemons.

Tips to Defeat Gym Leader Gordie

Recommended Level: 40 - 42

It's recommended to level your Pokemon up to at least level 40. It would make the fight much easier if you were able to get your team to level 42.

Check Out the Exp Farm & Leveling Guide Here!

Dynamax Ground Or Water Pokemon

Dynamax Ground Or Water Pokemon

Gordie will Dynamax his Coalossal in the battle. You can answer this tactic by using Dynamax on a Ground or Water Type Pokemon as Coalossal has twice the weakness against these elements.

Gordie - Gym Leader Overview

GordieThe sixth Gym Leader you'll battle, Gordie is at the top of the Circhester Gym. He mainly uses Rock Type Pokemon to fight his challengers.

Rewards Gained When Beating Gordie

Rewards Gained When Beating Gordie
Money 6,720
Badge Rock Badge
Check Out the vs. Gordie Walkthrough Here!

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