Best Shuckle counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best overall

          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Shuckle counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Primal KyogrePrimal KyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *19.073976.941208.5s72.5
          2Mega SwampertMega Pokémon iconMega SwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *17.063960.201232.1s66.6
          3Shadow MetagrossShadow Pokémon iconShadow MetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *17.873235.042362.0s65.6
          4Mega BlastoiseMega Pokémon iconMega BlastoiseWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *16.092703.162336.0s57.9
          5Shadow SwampertShadow Pokémon iconShadow SwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *15.542777.212357.5s56.8
          6MetagrossMetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *15.013056.622407.2s56.7
          7Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorRockSmack Down RockRock Wrecker *15.592669.152342.4s56.4
          8Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 14.942717.172363.7s54.9
          9Mega DiancieMega Pokémon iconMega DiancieRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 17.411701.913293.2s54.8
          10KyogreKyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *14.952655.072355.1s54.6
          11Mega GyaradosMega Pokémon iconMega GyaradosWaterWaterfall WaterHydro Pump 14.682734.542372.5s54.2
          12Shadow KinglerShadow Pokémon iconShadow KinglerWaterBubble WaterCrabhammer 16.921642.783291.2s53.1
          13Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 15.382132.822277.4s52.8
          14DialgaDialgaSteelMetal Claw SteelIron Head 13.702990.382436.5s52.7
          15Shadow FeraligatrShadow Pokémon iconShadow FeraligatrWaterWater Gun *WaterHydro Cannon *15.382029.792263.9s52.1
          16Mega AggronMega Pokémon iconMega AggronSteelIron Tail RockMeteor Beam 13.223129.662473.5s51.9
          17EmpoleonEmpoleonSteelMetal Claw WaterHydro Cannon *13.432767.142412.1s50.9
          18ExcadrillExcadrillSteelMetal Claw SteelIron Head 12.862945.922458.3s50.0
          19Shadow AggronShadow Pokémon iconShadow AggronSteelIron Tail RockMeteor Beam 13.772367.302343.8s49.9
          20Shadow TyranitarShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 14.771907.032258.2s49.8
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          About the results

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

          Shuckle type chart

          When fighting 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.