Best Silcoon counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best overall

          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Silcoon counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 101.0713181.511130.4s341.5
          2Mega Y CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega Y CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *79.108745.211110.6s256.5
          3Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *81.737812.43195.6s255.6
          4RayquazaRayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 77.518191.931105.7s248.5
          5Mega DiancieMega Pokémon iconMega DiancieRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 74.608742.271117.2s245.4
          6Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorRockSmack Down RockRock Wrecker *67.5310764.331159.4s239.9
          7Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 64.0212436.271194.3s239.0
          8ReshiramReshiramFireFire Fang FireFusion Flare *71.188467.961119.0s235.1
          9Shadow MoltresShadow Pokémon iconShadow MoltresFireFire Spin FlyingSky Attack *74.507045.35194.6s232.3
          10Shadow Ho-OhShadow Pokémon iconShadow Ho-OhFireIncinerate FlyingBrave Bird 68.898354.691121.3s228.6
          11Mega AerodactylMega Pokémon iconMega AerodactylRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 64.449731.791151.0s225.9
          12ChandelureChandelureFireFire Spin FireOverheat 64.399740.981151.3s225.8
          13Shadow EnteiShadow Pokémon iconShadow EnteiFireFire Fang FireOverheat 69.747462.231107.0s224.3
          14Mega X CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega X CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *68.317473.921109.4s220.9
          15HeatranHeatranFireFire Spin FireMagma Storm *60.8710485.161172.3s220.5
          16Mega PidgeotMega Pokémon iconMega PidgeotFlyingGust *FlyingBrave Bird 69.366894.58199.4s219.0
          17Shadow TyranitarShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 63.229032.041142.9s218.6
          18YveltalYveltalFlyingGust FlyingOblivion Wing *64.828150.811125.7s217.1
          19Shadow AggronShadow Pokémon iconShadow AggronRockSmack Down RockMeteor Beam 58.3310598.591181.7s214.2
          20Shadow BlazikenShadow Pokémon iconShadow BlazikenFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *73.275304.75172.4s213.7
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          About the results

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

          Silcoon type chart

          When fighting Silcoon, keep in mind the following that Bug-type Pokémon are weak to Fire, Flying, and Rock type moves. They take reduced damage from Fighting, Grass, and Ground type moves.


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