Best Mewtwo (Armored Shadow) counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Mewtwo (Armored Shadow) counters

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          Charged Attack
          1Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 28.06976.8716557.0s68.2
          2Mega GengarMega Pokémon iconMega GengarGhostLick *GhostShadow Ball 32.38503.0330466.0s64.3
          3Shadow TyranitarShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 28.91651.9924541.3s63.0
          4Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 25.46776.3720610.0s59.8
          5Mega BanetteMega Pokémon iconMega BanetteGhostShadow Claw GhostShadow Ball 28.83524.7729527.8s59.6
          6Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut GhostShadow Ball *24.88645.4024622.5s56.2
          7HydreigonHydreigonDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing *23.80731.9921645.9s56.0
          8Mega GyaradosMega Pokémon iconMega GyaradosDarkBite DarkCrunch 21.92926.8617719.0s55.9
          9Mega HoundoomMega Pokémon iconMega HoundoomDarkSnarl DarkFoul Play 24.92608.6325610.5s55.4
          10Shadow CursolaShadow Pokémon iconShadow CursolaGhostHex GhostShadow Ball 27.35449.6134558.8s55.1
          11Giratina (Origin Forme)Giratina (Origin Forme)GhostShadow Claw GhostShadow Force *22.51794.3619670.5s54.9
          12TyranitarTyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 23.85641.0924645.2s54.3
          13Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamPsychicPsycho Cut GhostShadow Ball 24.02583.9326632.1s53.3
          14GholdengoGholdengoGhostHex GhostShadow Ball 22.46707.2322692.7s53.2
          15DarkraiDarkraiDarkSnarl GhostShadow Ball 23.18617.4325666.0s52.7
          16Mega PinsirMega Pokémon iconMega PinsirBugBug Bite BugX-Scissor 23.92549.2528643.0s52.4
          17Hoopa (Unbound)Hoopa (Unbound)GhostAstonish GhostShadow Ball 21.72688.5522697.5s51.5
          18Mega ScizorMega Pokémon iconMega ScizorBugFury Cutter BugX-Scissor 21.42717.4921703.4s51.5
          19Mega AbsolMega Pokémon iconMega AbsolDarkSnarl DarkDark Pulse 25.07439.8835614.1s51.3
          20Shadow WeavileShadow Pokémon iconShadow WeavileDarkSnarl DarkFoul Play 26.12385.9739576.4s51.2
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Mewtwo (Armored Shadow) in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Mewtwo (Armored Shadow) 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 Mewtwo (Armored Shadow) 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 Mewtwo (Armored Shadow) counter is Mega Tyranitar, followed by Mega Gengar, Shadow Tyranitar, and Mega Rayquaza. The table also includes Mega Banette, Shadow Mewtwo, Hydreigon, and Mega Gyarados, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Mewtwo (Armored Shadow) type chart

          When fighting Mewtwo (Armored Shadow), keep in mind the following that Psychic-type Pokémon are weak to Bug, Dark, and Ghost type moves. They take reduced damage from Fighting, and Psychic type moves.


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