Best Shadow Piloswine counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Shadow Piloswine counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Primal KyogrePrimal KyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *61.102793.20291.4s158.9
          2Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFightingCounter FireBlast Burn *64.461359.54363.3s138.1
          3Mega Y CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega Y CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *60.721528.97375.5s136.0
          4Mega SwampertMega Pokémon iconMega SwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *55.411969.22271.1s135.3
          5Shadow MetagrossShadow Pokémon iconShadow MetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *60.141488.18374.2s134.1
          6Mega BlastoiseMega Pokémon iconMega BlastoiseWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *51.011825.27271.6s124.8
          7Mega SceptileMega Pokémon iconMega SceptileGrassBullet Seed GrassFrenzy Plant *61.52950.50461.8s122.0
          8TerrakionTerrakionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *54.401311.38372.3s120.5
          9Keldeo (Ordinary)Keldeo (Ordinary)FightingLow Kick FightingSacred Sword 49.331734.383105.5s120.1
          10Mega GyaradosMega Pokémon iconMega GyaradosWaterWaterfall WaterHydro Pump 46.691970.84284.4s119.0
          11KartanaKartanaGrassRazor Leaf GrassLeaf Blade 55.921100.01478.7s117.8
          12KyogreKyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *47.541782.273112.5s117.6
          13Shadow BlazikenShadow Pokémon iconShadow BlazikenFightingCounter FireBlast Burn *59.38900.70460.7s117.2
          14Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 53.831199.89489.2s117.0
          15Shadow KinglerShadow Pokémon iconShadow KinglerWaterBubble WaterCrabhammer 55.981056.45475.5s116.7
          16ReshiramReshiramFireFire Fang FireFusion Flare *53.311211.32368.2s116.4
          17MetagrossMetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *49.581457.81388.2s115.4
          18Shadow MachampShadow Pokémon iconShadow MachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 53.931129.09483.7s115.4
          19Shadow SwampertShadow Pokémon iconShadow SwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *51.761274.75373.9s115.3
          20Mega X CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega X CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *53.231114.41483.7s113.9
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          About the results

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

          Shadow Piloswine type chart

          When fighting Shadow Piloswine, 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.