Best Shadow Linoone counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Shadow Linoone counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 52.973152.712119.0s147.1
          2Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 59.931761.17388.2s139.5
          3TerrakionTerrakionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *57.111675.73388.0s132.9
          4Shadow MachampShadow Pokémon iconShadow MachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 56.651465.11377.6s127.7
          5Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamFightingCounter *FightingFocus Blast 54.661454.44379.8s124.1
          6Keldeo (Ordinary)Keldeo (Ordinary)FightingLow Kick FightingSacred Sword 53.911484.84382.6s123.5
          7Shadow HariyamaShadow Pokémon iconShadow HariyamaFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 53.051472.82383.3s121.8
          8Mega LopunnyMega Pokémon iconMega LopunnyFightingDouble Kick FightingFocus Blast 49.621660.153100.4s119.3
          9LucarioLucarioFightingCounter FightingAura Sphere 53.481311.45373.6s119.0
          10ConkeldurrConkeldurrFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 48.621659.083102.4s117.5
          11Shadow BlazikenShadow Pokémon iconShadow BlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 53.641141.34485.1s115.2
          12VirizionVirizionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *41.472409.092116.2s114.5
          13BuzzwoleBuzzwoleFightingCounter FightingSuperpower 43.031998.96292.9s112.3
          14Shadow Sirfetch'dShadow Pokémon iconShadow Sirfetch'dFightingCounter FightingClose Combat 51.851141.26488.0s112.3
          15Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut FightingFocus Blast 47.891367.16385.6s110.7
          16Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *41.022155.792105.1s110.4
          17Galarian ZapdosGalarian ZapdosFightingCounter FightingClose Combat 44.391694.843114.6s110.3
          18MachampMachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 46.781436.73392.1s110.1
          19BreloomBreloomFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 47.061410.12389.9s110.1
          20PheromosaPheromosaFightingLow Kick FightingFocus Blast 52.60995.56475.7s109.7
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          About the results

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

          Shadow Linoone type chart

          When fighting Shadow Linoone, keep in mind the following that Normal-type Pokémon are weak to Fighting type moves. They take reduced damage from Ghost type moves.


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