Best Shadow Shuckle counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Shadow Shuckle counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Primal KyogrePrimal KyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *22.734686.771206.2s86.1
          2Mega SwampertMega Pokémon iconMega SwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *20.164561.001226.2s78.2
          3Shadow MetagrossShadow Pokémon iconShadow MetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *21.283805.231178.8s77.8
          4Mega BlastoiseMega Pokémon iconMega BlastoiseWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *18.993156.192332.3s68.2
          5Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorRockSmack Down RockRock Wrecker *18.583206.292345.1s67.3
          6MetagrossMetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *17.853589.772402.2s67.2
          7Shadow SwampertShadow Pokémon iconShadow SwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *18.343188.612347.7s66.6
          8Mega DiancieMega Pokémon iconMega DiancieRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 20.712084.352201.3s65.6
          9Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 17.773248.222365.5s65.3
          10KyogreKyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *17.783123.082351.2s64.7
          11Mega GyaradosMega Pokémon iconMega GyaradosWaterWaterfall WaterHydro Pump 17.473194.502365.6s64.3
          12Shadow KinglerShadow Pokémon iconShadow KinglerWaterBubble WaterCrabhammer 20.161936.312192.1s63.1
          13Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 18.312573.652281.1s63.1
          14DialgaDialgaSteelMetal Claw SteelIron Head 16.213517.582434.0s62.2
          15Mega AggronMega Pokémon iconMega AggronSteelIron Tail RockMeteor Beam 15.693689.341235.1s61.4
          16Shadow FeraligatrShadow Pokémon iconShadow FeraligatrWaterWater Gun *WaterHydro Cannon *18.152368.882261.0s61.3
          17EmpoleonEmpoleonSteelMetal Claw WaterHydro Cannon *15.883236.342407.5s60.0
          18Shadow AggronShadow Pokémon iconShadow AggronSteelIron Tail RockMeteor Beam 16.352841.182347.5s59.4
          19Shadow TyranitarShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 17.572284.232260.1s59.3
          20ExcadrillExcadrillSteelMetal Claw SteelIron Head 15.203423.102450.5s58.9
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          About the results

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

          Shadow Shuckle type chart

          When fighting Shadow Shuckle, keep in mind the following that Bug and Rock-type Pokémon are weak to Rock, Steel, and Water type moves. They take reduced damage from Normal, and Poison type moves.


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