Best Shadow Pineco counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Highest DPS

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          Best Shadow Pineco counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 83.465885.50170.5s241.9
          2Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *67.183478.332103.6s180.2
          3RayquazaRayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 64.303585.792111.5s175.7
          4Mega Y CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega Y CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *65.223306.702101.4s174.0
          5ReshiramReshiramFireFire Fang FireFusion Flare *58.043329.732114.7s159.7
          6Shadow MoltresShadow Pokémon iconShadow MoltresFireFire Spin FlyingSky Attack *61.992569.54282.9s157.3
          7Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorRockSmack Down RockRock Wrecker *56.743022.932106.6s153.3
          8Shadow Ho-OhShadow Pokémon iconShadow Ho-OhFireIncinerate FlyingBrave Bird 56.143098.422110.4s153.0
          9YveltalYveltalFlyingGust FlyingOblivion Wing *53.313572.662134.0s152.5
          10Mega PidgeotMega Pokémon iconMega PidgeotFlyingGust *FlyingBrave Bird 56.312962.522105.2s151.6
          11Mega X CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega X CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *56.242971.202105.7s151.6
          12Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 52.313658.35169.9s151.3
          13Shadow EnteiShadow Pokémon iconShadow EnteiFireFire Fang FireOverheat 57.092806.46298.3s151.2
          14Shadow BlazikenShadow Pokémon iconShadow BlazikenFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *60.682297.99275.7s150.5
          15Mega DiancieMega Pokémon iconMega DiancieRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 61.632047.52266.4s148.0
          16Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonDragonDragon Tail FireFire Punch *47.744064.81185.2s145.0
          17HeatranHeatranFireFire Spin FireMagma Storm *50.413216.322127.6s142.5
          18Mega AerodactylMega Pokémon iconMega AerodactylRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 53.262718.152102.1s142.3
          19Shadow StaraptorShadow Pokémon iconShadow StaraptorFlyingGust *FlyingBrave Bird 57.362148.91274.9s141.9
          20Mega HoundoomMega Pokémon iconMega HoundoomFireFire Fang FireFlamethrower 53.742511.22293.5s140.5
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Shadow Pineco in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Shadow Pineco 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 Pineco 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 Pineco counter is Mega Rayquaza, followed by Mega Blaziken, Rayquaza, and Mega Y Charizard. The table also includes Reshiram, Shadow Moltres, Shadow Rhyperior, and Shadow Ho-Oh, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Shadow Pineco type chart

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


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