The Fighting Type is one of the eighteen Pokémon types and is mostly known for fighting with brute physical moves. One notable trainer in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet who specializes in Fighting types is Eri of Team Star’s Caph Squad.
In this guide, we will be talking about Fighting type weaknesses and resistances and how players can take advantage of it with the current Pokémon roster of Pokémon Scarlet and Violet.
Fighting Type Weaknesses
Fighting types are weak against:
Look out for these Pokémon who can deal super effective attacks:
Bombirdier (Flying/Dark) *Dark moves are not very effective
Iron Jugulis (Dark/Flying) *Dark moves are not very effective
Rabsca (Bug/Psychic) *Bug moves are not very effective
Scream Tail (Fairy/Psychic)
Flutter Mane (Ghost/Fairy)
Fighting Type Resistances
Fighting types have no immunities towards any type, but they are slightly resistant to the following types:
Look out for these Pokémon who Fighting types can be relatively safe fighting against:
Rabsca (Bug/Psychic) *Psychic moves are super effective
Slither Wing (Bug/Fighting)
Iron Thorns (Rock/Electric)
Iron Jugulis (Dark/Flying) *Flying moves are super effective
Bombirdier (Flying/Dark) *Flying moves are super effective
Brute Bonnet (Grass/Dark)
Roaring Moon (Dragon/Dark)
Keep in mind that Pokémon types are just rough guides with regards to weaknesses and resistances and that these Pokémon can still learn moves that are outside their type.