Best Shedinja counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Shedinja counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 108.527093.26165.4s308.6
          2Mega Y CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega Y CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *84.334398.63152.2s226.6
          3RayquazaRayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 83.644303.14151.5s224.0
          4Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 77.895127.76165.8s221.9
          5Mega GengarMega Pokémon iconMega GengarGhostLick *GhostShadow Ball 90.982498.06254.9s208.3
          6Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *89.612598.54258.0s207.9
          7Mega PidgeotMega Pokémon iconMega PidgeotFlyingGust *FlyingBrave Bird 72.754600.89163.2s205.2
          8YveltalYveltalDarkSnarl FlyingOblivion Wing *70.754960.49170.1s204.7
          9Shadow MoltresShadow Pokémon iconShadow MoltresFireFire Spin FlyingSky Attack *80.093401.91284.9s204.5
          10Shadow TyranitarShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 78.723406.65286.6s201.9
          11Shadow Ho-OhShadow Pokémon iconShadow Ho-OhFireIncinerate FlyingBrave Bird 72.664123.28156.7s199.4
          12Shadow HonchkrowShadow Pokémon iconShadow HonchkrowDarkSnarl FlyingSky Attack 81.672710.94266.4s196.0
          13Mega DiancieMega Pokémon iconMega DiancieRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 79.542829.13271.1s194.2
          14ReshiramReshiramFireFire Fang FireFusion Flare *75.413219.89285.4s192.8
          15Shadow StaraptorShadow Pokémon iconShadow StaraptorFlyingGust *FlyingBrave Bird 74.053334.97290.1s191.8
          16Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorRockSmack Down RockRock Wrecker *74.573139.54284.2s189.9
          17Mega AerodactylMega Pokémon iconMega AerodactylRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 68.563986.88158.2s189.3
          18Mega BanetteMega Pokémon iconMega BanetteGhostShadow Claw GhostShadow Ball 82.282176.42252.9s186.6
          19Mega X CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega X CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *73.692898.23278.7s184.5
          20Shadow EnteiShadow Pokémon iconShadow EnteiFireFire Fang FireOverheat 74.412688.55272.3s182.4
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          About the results

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

          Shedinja type chart

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


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