Best Shadow Swinub counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Highest DPS

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          Best Shadow Swinub counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Primal KyogrePrimal KyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *108.9110465.83196.1s341.0
          2Shadow MetagrossShadow Pokémon iconShadow MetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *102.298701.79185.1s310.7
          3Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFightingCounter FireBlast Burn *110.196416.06158.2s304.4
          4Mega SwampertMega Pokémon iconMega SwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *94.797914.65183.5s286.5
          5TerrakionTerrakionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *91.427472.00181.7s274.9
          6Mega Y CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega Y CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *106.614660.47143.7s274.1
          7MetagrossMetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *85.078392.66198.7s268.1
          8Mega BlastoiseMega Pokémon iconMega BlastoiseWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *88.376715.30176.0s260.9
          9KartanaKartanaGrassRazor Leaf GrassLeaf Blade 96.135179.03153.9s260.4
          10ReshiramReshiramFireFire Fang FireFusion Flare *94.015457.51158.1s259.5
          11Mega GyaradosMega Pokémon iconMega GyaradosWaterWaterfall WaterHydro Pump 83.207433.59189.3s255.8
          12Mega SceptileMega Pokémon iconMega SceptileGrassBullet Seed GrassFrenzy Plant *104.083720.60135.7s254.5
          13Shadow BlazikenShadow Pokémon iconShadow BlazikenFightingCounter FireBlast Burn *99.304254.05142.8s254.1
          14HeatranHeatranFireFire Spin FireMagma Storm *80.697875.87197.6s253.6
          15KyogreKyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *84.556751.93179.9s252.7
          16Keldeo (Ordinary)Keldeo (Ordinary)FightingLow Kick FightingSacred Sword 84.456735.60179.8s252.4
          17Shadow EnteiShadow Pokémon iconShadow EnteiFireFire Fang FireOverheat 92.335080.26155.0s251.5
          18LucarioLucarioFightingCounter FightingAura Sphere 85.976026.24170.1s248.8
          19Shadow KinglerShadow Pokémon iconShadow KinglerWaterBubble WaterCrabhammer 97.594034.79141.3s247.5
          20Mega X CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega X CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *91.274878.91153.5s246.8
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          About the results

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

          Shadow Swinub type chart

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


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