Best Scizor counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best overall

          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Scizor counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *64.062093.63163.1s153.2
          2Mega Y CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega Y CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *61.592347.03164.6s153.0
          3ReshiramReshiramFireFire Fang FireFusion Flare *54.612061.07172.9s135.3
          4Shadow MoltresShadow Pokémon iconShadow MoltresFireFire Spin FireOverheat 55.221720.51273.6s130.5
          5Mega X CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega X CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *53.461858.19175.1s129.8
          6Shadow BlazikenShadow Pokémon iconShadow BlazikenFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *58.331387.93272.1s128.8
          7Shadow EnteiShadow Pokémon iconShadow EnteiFireFire Fang FireOverheat 54.021619.62275.5s126.4
          8HeatranHeatranFireFire Spin FireMagma Storm *47.592313.77181.9s125.7
          9Shadow Ho-OhShadow Pokémon iconShadow Ho-OhFireIncinerate FireSacred Fire *48.652018.02181.1s123.5
          10Shadow CharizardShadow Pokémon iconShadow CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *53.831460.88276.7s122.9
          11Shadow InfernapeShadow Pokémon iconShadow InfernapeFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *53.921313.63277.7s119.8
          12Mega HoundoomMega Pokémon iconMega HoundoomFireFire Fang FireFlamethrower 51.201422.02280.4s117.5
          13Shadow TyphlosionShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyphlosionFireIncinerate FireBlast Burn *53.201217.46279.5s116.4
          14VolcaronaVolcaronaFireFire Spin FireOverheat 48.141602.23283.8s115.6
          15Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonGroundMud Shot FireFire Punch *45.261870.34187.2s114.8
          16MoltresMoltresFireFire Spin FireOverheat 46.001694.69286.8s113.3
          17BlazikenBlazikenFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *48.101356.95285.5s110.9
          18Shadow ArcanineShadow Pokémon iconShadow ArcanineFireFire Fang FireFlamethrower 49.891216.57284.0s110.9
          19Standard DarmanitanStandard DarmanitanFireFire Fang FireOverheat 50.201179.53383.9s110.5
          20DarmanitanDarmanitanFireFire Fang FireOverheat 50.201179.53383.9s110.5
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          About the results

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

          Scizor type chart

          When fighting Scizor, keep in mind the following that Bug and Steel-type Pokémon are weak to Fire type moves. They take reduced damage from Bug, Dragon, Fairy, Ice, Normal, Psychic, Steel, Grass, and Poison type moves.


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