Best Shadow Seadra counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

Looking for the best ways to take down Shadow Seadra in Pokémon GO Raid Battles? Our guide has got you covered with a comprehensive list of the top Shadow Seadra counters, including the highest DPS and tankiest options.

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          Best Shadow Seadra counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega SceptileMega Pokémon iconMega SceptileBugFury Cutter GrassFrenzy Plant *55.92778.20569.6s108.0
          2KartanaKartanaGrassRazor Leaf GrassLeaf Blade 49.721086.47487.4s107.5
          3Shadow RaikouShadow Pokémon iconShadow RaikouElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 48.511072.18488.4s105.2
          4XurkitreeXurkitreeElectricThunder Shock ElectricDischarge 49.55945.26476.3s103.6
          5Shadow MagnezoneShadow Pokémon iconShadow MagnezoneElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 46.061175.464102.1s103.5
          6Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 49.23942.81476.6s103.0
          7Mega ManectricMega Pokémon iconMega ManectricElectricThunder Fang ElectricWild Charge 47.90983.54482.1s102.0
          8Shadow ElectivireShadow Pokémon iconShadow ElectivireElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 50.45840.38583.3s101.9
          9Mega VenusaurMega Pokémon iconMega VenusaurGrassVine Whip GrassFrenzy Plant *43.311166.964107.8s98.7
          10Shadow ZapdosShadow Pokémon iconShadow ZapdosElectricThunder Shock *ElectricThunderbolt 48.36831.22585.9s98.5
          11ZekromZekromElectricCharge Beam ElectricFusion Bolt *44.501003.05490.2s97.0
          12Shadow LuxrayShadow Pokémon iconShadow LuxrayElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 47.28792.52583.8s95.7
          13ZarudeZarudeGrassVine Whip GrassPower Whip 41.171191.294115.7s95.5
          14Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut ElectricThunderbolt 44.06945.01485.8s94.8
          15Shaymin (Sky)Shaymin (Sky)GrassMagical Leaf GrassGrass Knot 46.45780.17584.0s94.0
          16Shadow TangrowthShadow Pokémon iconShadow TangrowthGrassVine Whip GrassPower Whip 43.88899.455102.5s93.4
          17Shadow SceptileShadow Pokémon iconShadow SceptileBugFury Cutter GrassFrenzy Plant *47.47703.05688.9s93.1
          18Shadow VenusaurShadow Pokémon iconShadow VenusaurGrassVine Whip GrassFrenzy Plant *44.88804.81589.7s92.4
          19Thundurus (Therian)Thundurus (Therian)ElectricVolt Switch ElectricThunderbolt 45.31750.50582.8s91.4
          20Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonGroundMud Shot GrassSolar Beam 40.891004.69498.3s91.0
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Shadow Seadra in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Shadow Seadra down quickly with high DPS, or the tankiest counters that can withstand its attacks, our guide has something for every trainer.

          This table displays a list of best Shadow Seadra counters in Pokémon GO with their Fast Attacks, Charged Attacks, DPS (damage per second), TDO (total damage output), faints, TTW (time to win), and score. The list is sorted by the score, which is calculated based on the DPS, TDO, faints, and TTW.

          The top-ranked Shadow Seadra counter is Mega Sceptile, followed by Kartana, Shadow Raikou, and Xurkitree. The table also includes Shadow Magnezone, Mega Rayquaza, Mega Manectric, and Shadow Electivire, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Shadow Seadra type chart

          When fighting Shadow Seadra, keep in mind the following that Water-type Pokémon are weak to Electric, and Grass type moves. They take reduced damage from Fire, Ice, Steel, and Water type moves.


          Type chart shows the percentage (%) of damage taken from an incoming attack of a particular type.