Here are the Pokemon GO Raid Bosses and the best counters to use against them.

The counters we recommend were researched from GamePress and User JaceMasood on The Silph Road Subreddit.

The Raid Bosses were found on The Silph Road.

The list will continue to be updated as the Raid Bosses change in the game.

Here-rsquo;s the full list:


Tier One:

  • Mankey -ndash; Moltres, Rayquaza, Mewtwo, Gardevoir, Togekiss

  • Drowzee -ndash; Darkrai, Giratina (Origin Form), Chandelure, Hydreigon

  • Magikarp -ndash; Raikou, Electivire, Roserade, Sceptile

  • Meditite -ndash; Giratina (Origin Form), Chandelure, Gardevoir, Togekiss

  • Wailmer -ndash; Raikou, Electivire, Roserade, Sceptile

  • Shinx -ndash; Excadrill, Groudon, Garchomp, Rhyperior

  • Klink -ndash; Machamp, Breloom, Excadrill, Groudon, Chandelure, Moltres

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    Tier Two:

  • Exeggutor (Kanto) -ndash; Pinsir, Scizor, Mamoswine, Glaceon, Weavile, Rayquaza, Moltres, Darkrai

  • Croconaw -ndash; Raikou, Electivire, Roserade, Sceptile

  • Marshtomp -ndash; Roserade, Sceptile, Venusaur, Torterra

  • Mawile -ndash; Excadrill, Groudon, Chandelure, Moltres

  • Grumpig -ndash; Darkrai, Mewtwo (w/ Shadow Ball), Giratina (Origin Form), Pinsir

  • Grotle -ndash; Moltres, Chandelure, Roserade (w/ poison-type moves), Pinsir, Mamoswine

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    Tier Three:

  • Alolan Raichu -ndash; Groudon, Darkrai, Gengar, Mewtwo (w/ Shadow Ball)

  • Alakazam -ndash; Darkrai, Giratina (Origin Form), Chandelure, Hydreigon

  • Machamp -ndash; Moltres, Rayquaza, Mewtwo, Gardevoir, Togekiss

  • Espeon -ndash; Darkrai, Giratina (Origin Form), Chandelure, Hydreigon

  • Skarmory -ndash; Moltres, Raikou, Electivire, Chandelure

  • Claydol -ndash; Pinsir, Giratina (Origin Form), Kyogre, Roserade, Mamoswine, Darkrai

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    Tier Four:

  • Alolan Marowak -ndash; Groudon, Rampardos, Mewtwo (w/ Shadow Ball), Darkrai, Giratina (Origin Form)

  • Galarian Weezing -ndash; Mewtwo (w/ Psystrike or Psychic), Metagross, Excadrill, Groudon

  • Togetic -ndash; Rampardos, Metagross, Raikou, Mamoswine, Roserade (w/ poison-type attacks)

  • Tyranitar -ndash; Machamp, Breloom, Excadrill, Metagross, Kyogre, Roserade, Gardevoir

  • Aggron -ndash; Machamp, Hariyama, Excadrill, Groudon, Garchomp, Kyogre

  • Absol -ndash; Machamp, Breloom, Gardevoir, Togekiss, Pinsir, Scizor

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    Tier Five:

  • Terrakion (Until December 17) -ndash; Mewtwo, Metagross, Machamp, Dialga, Breloom

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    EX Raid:

  • Regigigas -ndash; Machamp, Breloom, Hariyama, Blaziken

  • See also:

    • Pokemon GO Research Tasks: December 2019

    • 10 Pokemon Sword -amp; Shield Tips You Need to Know

    • Pokemon GO Looming in the Shadows: Step-by-Step Guide

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