The Poison Type is among the 18 different Pokémon types and one of the 1st generation types to be introduced in the Pokémon series. Read on for a more in-depth look on what a Fairy Type Pokémon is, including its strengths, weaknesses, and more.
What is a Poison Type Pokémon?
The Poison Type Pokémon, as stated, is one of the oldest generation types found in the series. There are some non-Poison Types that can learn certain moves such as Toxic and more. In Offensive skills, Poison-types are strong against Grass and Fairy-types and are weak against Ground and Psychic-Type Pokémon. In Pokémon Contests, moves using this type become Clever or Tough but none of them are considered Cute.
Currently, there are a total of 83 Poison-type Pokémon, making them the 7th rarest species after Ground, Fighting, and Rock Types. There are many Poison-types that trainers can face off and catch such as the following:
In Pokémon Scarlet and Violet, there are a total of 9 new Poison-type Pokémon that players can meet and catch, which are as follows: