Best Qwilfish counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best overall

          Highest DPS

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          Best Qwilfish counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicConfusion PsychicPsystrike *58.181464.71375.5s130.3
          2Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *51.171948.17276.1s127.1
          3Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamPsychicConfusion PsychicPsychic *52.861243.06370.6s116.4
          4MewtwoMewtwoPsychicConfusion PsychicPsystrike *47.911433.00389.7s112.0
          5Mega LatiosMega Pokémon iconMega LatiosPsychicZen Headbutt PsychicPsychic 46.381568.053101.4s111.8
          6Shadow MetagrossShadow Pokémon iconShadow MetagrossPsychicZen Headbutt PsychicPsychic 42.831766.993123.8s108.5
          7Mega GardevoirMega Pokémon iconMega GardevoirPsychicConfusion PsychicPsychic 47.541269.80380.1s108.1
          8Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 42.941483.973103.7s104.1
          9Shadow MagnezoneShadow Pokémon iconShadow MagnezoneElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 42.061570.873112.0s104.0
          10Shadow LatiosShadow Pokémon iconShadow LatiosPsychicZen Headbutt PsychicPsychic 45.901169.944101.9s103.1
          11Shadow RaikouShadow Pokémon iconShadow RaikouElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 44.301254.98385.0s102.2
          12Mega LatiasMega Pokémon iconMega LatiasPsychicZen Headbutt PsychicPsychic 39.971620.303121.6s100.9
          13Shadow GarchompShadow Pokémon iconShadow GarchompGroundMud Shot GroundEarth Power *43.961214.91382.9s100.8
          14XurkitreeXurkitreeElectricThunder Shock ElectricDischarge 45.121104.64497.9s100.4
          15Hoopa (Unbound)Hoopa (Unbound)PsychicConfusion PsychicPsychic 46.021038.81490.3s100.3
          16ZekromZekromElectricCharge Beam ElectricFusion Bolt *41.001444.293105.7s99.9
          17Mega ManectricMega Pokémon iconMega ManectricElectricThunder Fang ElectricWild Charge 43.981156.334105.2s99.6
          18LunalaLunalaPsychicConfusion PsychicPsychic 37.931798.953142.3s99.5
          19Shadow ElectivireShadow Pokémon iconShadow ElectivireElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 45.97983.48485.6s98.9
          20Shadow MamoswineShadow Pokémon iconShadow MamoswineGroundMud-Slap GroundHigh Horsepower 44.121090.01498.8s98.4
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Qwilfish in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Qwilfish 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 Qwilfish 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 Qwilfish counter is Shadow Mewtwo, followed by Primal Groudon, Mega Alakazam, and Mewtwo. The table also includes Mega Latios, Shadow Metagross, Mega Gardevoir, and Mega Rayquaza, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Qwilfish type chart

          When fighting Qwilfish, keep in mind the following that Water and Poison-type Pokémon are weak to Electric, Ground, and Psychic type moves. They take reduced damage from Bug, Fairy, Fighting, Fire, Ice, Poison, Steel, and Water type moves.


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