Read this Pokemon Masters strategy guide to beat Acerola & Phoebe from Ghostly Trio in the Very Hard Co-Op Main Story Challenge! Know their moves, weaknesses, & best sync pair to use!
Table of Contents
Acerola & Phoebe - Basic Info & Overview
Pokemon Line-Up & Weakness
| Phoebe & Dusclops |
| Punk Girl & |
| Agatha & Gengar|
|-|| Acerola & Palossand |
|First-Time Rewards||1★ Ice Bracelet|
|Completion Rewards||Ice Gear & Material|
Mostly A Fight Of Ghost Type
Punk Girl (Xatu) will use Flying while the rest of the enemy will use Ghost type attacks. The boss's weakness is Ice while its Dark type for the mobs. Mobs will extensively use status effect this battle.
Recommended Sync Pairs Vs. Acerola & Phoebe
Things To Watch For & Focus On
|Watch Out:||Sleep, Poison, Trap|
|Focus - Agatha:||Flinching, Defense Down|
|Focus - Phoebe:||Defense Down|
Tons Of Status Effects
A whopping 3 types of status effects will be targeting you this battle. Bring a Sync Pair like Cheren & Stoutland to clear status effects if it starts to cause you trouble.
Bring Down Defense To Clear Faster
Defense Down are effective vs mobs this battle. While bosses isn't as susceptible to it as mobs, it will help in your effort to bring it down faster, so bring 1 Syn Pair that can lower Defense.
Best Sync Pairs To Use Vs. Acerola & Phoebe
|Pryce & Seel|| Special Ice|
・High Ice damage to nuke bosses better
・Can raise Sp. Attack, Sp. Def., and crit chance of self
|Cheren & Stoutland|| Support Normal|
・Can heal status effects
・Has a Dark type attack to target mobs
・Facade Move x2 damage when Cheren is under status effect
|Nanu & Persian|| Technical Dark|
・Can cause Flinching and Defense Down
・Can sure crit
|Karen & Houndoom|| Special Dark|
・Can cause Flinching
・Can lower Sp. Atk of all enemies
・Has good damage
Acerola & Phoebe - Notable Moves & Attacks
Acerola Moves & Attacks Chart
|Hypnosis||Puts the target to Sleep.|
|Infestation||Can Trap the target|
|Astonish||Deals heavy damage to the target|
|X Sp.Atk All |
|Increases Sp. Atk|
Has Both Status Effects And High Damage Moves
Acerola can cause 2 status effects, but the Astonish move can one-shot many Sync pairs. She appears to favor status effect moves if mobs are present, so leave Agatha around before you beat Acerola.
Battle Strategy & Tips Vs. Acerola & Phoebe
Focus On Bosses First
The majority of incoming damage this battle will be from bosses. If you clear out mobs first, Acerola will start using a high damaging Astonish move more often,so bring down the bosses first.
Shut Down Agatha With Flinching
Agatha is weak against Flinching. A good tactic is to get her to flinch using Sync Pairs like Nanu to stop her from using skills, while your teammates burn down the boss.All Co-Op Very Hard Challenges Here!