Access to Stealth Rock allows it to support its team by reliably setting up entry hazards. Ghost teams are easily ripped apart by wallbreakers such as Choice Band Excadrill and Mega Charizard Y. Ghost teams are dependent on Swords Dance Alolan Marowak to break through defensive threats such as Toxapex. Water is a tough matchup for Ghost because of Mega Sharpedo, Manaphy, Mega Gyarados, and Toxapex. - Stealth Rock. Alolan Marowak is considered a superior Golurk because of its additional Fire coverage and wallbreaking potential. - Fire Punch Prior to changes in Generation IV, all damaging Ghost-type moves were physical, but they may now also be special depending on the attack. Keep Gengar around in order to remove Toxic Spikes as often as you can. Impish Nature Ability: Cursed Body During ORAS, Ghost was one of the most unviable types in the metagame along with Ice and Rock. Ghost moves are not very effective against: These types have no effect on Ghost Pokémon: These types are not very effective against Ghost Pokémon: These types are super-effective against Ghost Pokémon: This chart shows the strength of the Ghost type against every Swords Dance allows it to set up, acting as a late-game cleaner under Disguise, and Shadow Sneak allows Mimikyu to revenge kill faster threats such as Latios, Alolan Raichu, and Victini. Every odd-numbered generation has introduced a female. Thank you for reading this article and have a nice day. Ghost / Fire coverage along with a Thick Club allows it to serve as one of Ghost's best wallbreakers, taking on bulky Pokémon such as Mega Venusaur and Mega Scizor. When paired with the Dark type it was the only type combination to have no weaknesses prior to Gen 6. This lowers the target's Defense stat. Ghost teams are very restricted in teambuilding. - Shadow Claw The Pokémon below are the Pokémon of the Ghost-type. This team revolves around using Mega Sableye, Gourgeist-XL, and Jellicent as a defensive core and Gengar, Alolan Marowak, and Mimikyu as an offensive core. EVs: 248 HP / 252 Atk / 8 SpD Ability: Disguise

This may also lower the target's Sp. An item to be held by a Pokémon. Consequently, no Pokémon currently resists a combination of Fighting and Ghost-type attacks, as the only type combination capable of this (Normal/Ghost) has never materialized (except when Trick-or-Treat is considered).

Swords Dance is used to make sweeping under Trick Room easier. type combination. - Foul Play Ability: Lightning Rod Pokémon Dens: Throughout the Galar Region, there are 99 Pokémon Dens that are capable of having a Max Raid Battle in. - Stone Edge Ever since new additions in SM were introduced, Ghost has adapted to the metagame, and therefore it became a notable threat. Keep Jellicent healthy in order for it to switch into Swift Swim users and to shut down Toxapex with Taunt. Back in ORAS, Golurk was the only Stealth Rocker, and it was used frequently because of its physical presence and Ground coverage. Lightning Rod allows it to deal with Electric-type threats, most notably Tapu Koko, by blocking their STAB attacks and Volt Switch. A majority of Ghost players use Mega Sableye for utility, but a Calm Mind set can be used with max Defense, though many people consider it inferior.

Psychic-type Pokémon in the TCG are generally weak to Darkness and other Psychic Pokémon, with resistances to Colorless and Fighting. During ORAS, Ghost was one of the most unviable types in the metagame along with Ice and Rock. - Scald Trick Room is another Ghost archetype that is based on using slow wallbreakers under Trick Room to bring out their full potential. It inflicts damage equal to the user's level. Cofagrigus is rarely seen on Ghost teams because Jellicent outclasses it as a defensive Trick Room setter.

This Pokémon steps on the opposing Pokémon's shadow to prevent them from escaping. This move can ignore the effect of the target's Ability. - Play Rough, Gengar @ Choice Scarf The user slashes with a sharp claw made from shadows. - Shadow Bone Using Ghost meant that one was playing a type without any wallbreakers and hazard control. At the same time, Alolan Marowak, Jellicent, and Gourgeist-XL form the Fire / Water / Grass core, giving the team many resistances and a Water and Electric immunity. Although it was inferior, it could stop hazard setters with Taunt and could stallbreak using Will-O-Wisp and Recover. Porygon-Z can set up on Jellicent and can make short work of the team if Scarf Gengar or Mimikyu is already knocked out. Be careful of when to set up with Mimikyu, as Disguise allows it to handle many Dark-type threats such as Mega Sharpedo or Hydreigon.

- Stealth Rock, Mimikyu @ Ghostium Z Being very flexible, Gengar is able to hold many items, such as a Choice Scarf, Choice Specs, Life Orb, and even Z-Crystals. The user hurls a shadowy blob at the target. A move that works differently for the Ghost type than for all other types. - Flare Blitz Aside from those two, Manaphy is able to set up on defensive Pokémon such as Mega Sableye and Jellicent and can break through them with +3 Energy Ball or Scald, thus making short work of Ghost's defensive core. A glowing orb to be held by Giratina. EVs: 252 HP / 252 Def / 4 SpD Dhelmise is useless outside of Trick Room, as its low Speed makes it vulnerable to revenge killers. Golurk serves as a reliable lead, having access to Stealth Rock. Because of its Fairy typing, Mimikyu greatly loosens up the Dark matchup for Ghost. After Alolan Marowak is knocked out, Ghost easily loses to Poison. Many Trick Room Ghost teams have at least two Trick Room setters, namely Mimikyu, Jellicent, or Cofagrigus, and a few Trick Room attackers or wallbreakers that excel under Trick Room. This move can be used on the target regardless of its Abilities. Mimikyu's offensive presence, coverage, and ability make it a staple on Ghost teams. Brave Nature

- Swords Dance - Thunderbolt, Sableye-Mega @ Sablenite

Being part Fairy and having Disguise to support its low bulk, Mimikyu is seen as one of the most offensive and dangerous Ghost-types to types that are weak to Fairy coverage. Generation VII introduced the most Ghost-type, The Ghost type is the only type immune to two types: Normal and. - Earthquake.