Best Shadow Moltres counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Shadow Moltres counters

          #
          Name
          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          DPS
          TDO
          Faints
          TTW
          Score
          1Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorRockSmack Down RockRock Wrecker *61.891712.809249.1s142.0
          2Mega DiancieMega Pokémon iconMega DiancieRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 64.861390.7111235.9s139.6
          3Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 54.862142.678312.4s137.1
          4Mega AerodactylMega Pokémon iconMega AerodactylRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 57.151372.0711264.1s126.5
          5Shadow TyranitarShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 54.911395.8011279.6s123.3
          6RhyperiorRhyperiorRockSmack Down RockRock Wrecker *50.801673.359296.5s121.7
          7RampardosRampardosRockSmack Down RockRock Slide 59.20996.8816269.4s119.9
          8TyrantrumTyrantrumRockRock Throw RockMeteor Beam 50.171537.2010306.4s118.0
          9TerrakionTerrakionRockSmack Down RockRock Slide 50.411223.5013315.5s111.9
          10Shadow OmastarShadow Pokémon iconShadow OmastarRockRock Throw *RockRock Slide *49.221193.3713315.2s109.2
          11Shadow AerodactylShadow Pokémon iconShadow AerodactylRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 54.65859.5518283.1s108.8
          12GigalithGigalithRockSmack Down RockMeteor Beam *47.971254.6212313.9s108.5
          13Shadow AggronShadow Pokémon iconShadow AggronRockSmack Down RockMeteor Beam 50.341034.9015308.4s107.2
          14TyranitarTyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 45.571378.4311332.8s106.9
          15Primal KyogrePrimal KyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *44.931437.5711352.0s106.9
          16Golem (Alola Shadow)Shadow Pokémon iconGolem (Alola Shadow)RockRock Throw RockStone Edge 47.821097.7414321.4s104.7
          17Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail RockAncient Power 46.721157.9213322.2s104.2
          18Shadow GolemShadow Pokémon iconShadow GolemRockRock Throw RockStone Edge 47.871059.1915331.9s103.8
          19Shadow RegirockShadow Pokémon iconShadow RegirockRockRock Throw RockStone Edge 40.861270.6612373.1s96.5
          20Mega SwampertMega Pokémon iconMega SwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *41.251187.9313374.4s95.6
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Shadow Moltres in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Shadow Moltres 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 Moltres 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 Moltres counter is Shadow Rhyperior, followed by Mega Diancie, Mega Tyranitar, and Mega Aerodactyl. The table also includes Shadow Tyranitar, Rhyperior, Rampardos, and Tyrantrum, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Shadow Moltres type chart

          When fighting Shadow Moltres, keep in mind the following that Fire and Flying-type Pokémon are weak to Rock, Electric, and Water type moves. They take reduced damage from Fairy, Fighting, Fire, Ground, Steel, Bug, and Grass type moves.

          Weaknesses
          RockRock256.0%
          ElectricElectric160.0%
          WaterWater160.0%
          Resistances
          BugBug39.1%
          GrassGrass39.1%
          FairyFairy62.5%
          FightingFighting62.5%
          FireFire62.5%
          GroundGround62.5%
          SteelSteel62.5%

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