Best Shadow Sneasel counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Shadow Sneasel counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 84.702731.43264.5s201.8
          2TerrakionTerrakionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *80.832352.55258.2s187.7
          3Keldeo (Ordinary)Keldeo (Ordinary)FightingLow Kick FightingSacred Sword 73.582907.82279.0s184.5
          4Shadow MachampShadow Pokémon iconShadow MachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 81.821661.67360.9s173.7
          5LucarioLucarioFightingCounter FightingAura Sphere 75.241969.89252.4s170.2
          6Shadow HariyamaShadow Pokémon iconShadow HariyamaFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 77.381680.20365.1s167.0
          7Shadow BlazikenShadow Pokémon iconShadow BlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 75.741768.56370.1s166.5
          8ConkeldurrConkeldurrFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 70.011881.29253.7s159.4
          9Mega LopunnyMega Pokémon iconMega LopunnyFightingDouble Kick FightingFocus Blast 70.091763.80375.5s157.0
          10Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamFightingCounter *FightingFocus Blast 77.141311.44351.0s156.6
          11CobalionCobalionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *59.162761.19293.4s154.6
          12Shadow Sirfetch'dShadow Pokémon iconShadow Sirfetch'dFightingCounter FightingClose Combat 73.511272.32351.9s149.9
          13MachampMachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 67.281627.45372.6s149.2
          14Shadow PoliwrathShadow Pokémon iconShadow PoliwrathFightingCounter *FightingDynamic Punch 62.691996.20263.7s148.9
          15BuzzwoleBuzzwoleFightingCounter FightingSuperpower 62.111877.46260.5s145.6
          16BlazikenBlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 63.131752.31383.3s144.9
          17HariyamaHariyamaFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 63.181636.86377.7s142.5
          18Meloetta (Pirouette)Meloetta (Pirouette)FightingLow Kick FightingClose Combat 60.371827.87260.6s141.6
          19PheromosaPheromosaFightingLow Kick FightingFocus Blast 74.61900.32448.3s139.1
          20VirizionVirizionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *62.291463.62370.5s137.1
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Shadow Sneasel in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Shadow Sneasel 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 Sneasel 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 Sneasel counter is Mega Blaziken, followed by Terrakion, Keldeo (Ordinary), and Shadow Machamp. The table also includes Lucario, Shadow Hariyama, Shadow Blaziken, and Conkeldurr, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Shadow Sneasel type chart

          When fighting Shadow Sneasel, keep in mind the following that Dark and Ice-type Pokémon are weak to Fighting, Bug, Fairy, Fire, Rock, and Steel type moves. They take reduced damage from Dark, Ghost, Ice, and Psychic type moves.


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