Best Shadow Slowking counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Shadow Slowking counters

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          Charged Attack
          1Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 43.851940.78288.5s113.1
          2Mega GengarMega Pokémon iconMega GengarGhostLick *GhostShadow Ball 51.37887.34586.4s104.7
          3Mega SceptileMega Pokémon iconMega SceptileBugFury Cutter GrassFrenzy Plant *49.77955.06476.8s104.2
          4Shadow TyranitarShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 44.791297.22386.9s103.9
          5Mega GyaradosMega Pokémon iconMega GyaradosDarkBite DarkCrunch 34.422017.182117.2s95.2
          6Mega BanetteMega Pokémon iconMega BanetteGhostShadow Claw GhostShadow Ball 46.24831.33589.9s95.2
          7Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 41.341141.094110.4s94.7
          8Shadow RaikouShadow Pokémon iconShadow RaikouElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 42.65946.48488.8s92.6
          9Mega HoundoomMega Pokémon iconMega HoundoomDarkSnarl DarkFoul Play 39.671122.784113.2s91.5
          10Mega GardevoirMega Pokémon iconMega GardevoirGrassMagical Leaf GhostShadow Ball 39.361139.484115.8s91.3
          11XurkitreeXurkitreeElectricThunder Shock ElectricDischarge 43.55833.71595.7s91.1
          12HydreigonHydreigonDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing *37.321315.623105.8s90.9
          13KartanaKartanaGrassRazor Leaf GrassLeaf Blade 44.54764.44585.8s90.6
          14ZekromZekromElectricCharge Beam ElectricFusion Bolt *38.821146.294118.1s90.5
          15Shadow ElectivireShadow Pokémon iconShadow ElectivireElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 44.36741.34583.6s89.7
          16Mega ManectricMega Pokémon iconMega ManectricElectricThunder Fang ElectricWild Charge 42.06867.645103.1s89.6
          17TyranitarTyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 36.961271.573103.2s89.5
          18Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut GhostShadow Ball *39.99991.15499.1s89.2
          19Shadow MagnezoneShadow Pokémon iconShadow MagnezoneElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 40.94901.23488.1s88.7
          20Shadow CursolaShadow Pokémon iconShadow CursolaGhostHex GhostShadow Ball 44.08715.85697.4s88.5
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          About the results

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

          Shadow Slowking type chart

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


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