Best Makuhita counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Makuhita counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 137.3610176.28174.1s403.0
          2Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicConfusion PsychicPsystrike *122.436534.71153.4s330.9
          3Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamPsychicConfusion PsychicPsychic *113.745542.79148.7s300.5
          4RayquazaRayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 105.666234.87159.0s292.8
          5Mega LatiosMega Pokémon iconMega LatiosPsychicZen Headbutt PsychicPsychic 98.786906.62169.9s285.6
          6MewtwoMewtwoPsychicConfusion PsychicPsystrike *101.476350.08162.6s285.4
          7Mega GardevoirMega Pokémon iconMega GardevoirPsychicConfusion PsychicPsychic 101.736050.05159.5s282.5
          8Shadow MoltresShadow Pokémon iconShadow MoltresFlyingWing Attack FlyingSky Attack *97.555735.79158.8s270.1
          9Shadow LugiaShadow Pokémon iconShadow LugiaPsychicExtrasensory FlyingAeroblast *83.178953.331107.7s267.9
          10LunalaLunalaPsychicConfusion PsychicPsychic 80.619489.531117.7s265.5
          11Shadow LatiosShadow Pokémon iconShadow LatiosPsychicZen Headbutt PsychicPsychic 96.725231.90154.1s262.3
          12Shadow Ho-OhShadow Pokémon iconShadow Ho-OhPsychicExtrasensory FlyingBrave Bird 87.576729.61176.8s259.3
          13Mega LatiasMega Pokémon iconMega LatiasPsychicZen Headbutt PsychicPsychic 85.517021.92182.1s257.4
          14Shadow AlakazamShadow Pokémon iconShadow AlakazamPsychicConfusion PsychicPsychic *103.183609.36135.0s250.9
          15Hoopa (Unbound)Hoopa (Unbound)PsychicConfusion PsychicPsychic 98.444090.48141.6s249.9
          16Shadow MetagrossShadow Pokémon iconShadow MetagrossPsychicZen Headbutt PsychicPsychic 93.274685.71150.2s248.3
          17Galarian ArticunoGalarian ArticunoPsychicConfusion FlyingBrave Bird 82.426473.01178.5s245.4
          18Hoopa (Confined)Hoopa (Confined)PsychicConfusion PsychicPsychic 82.026406.01178.1s243.8
          19YveltalYveltalFlyingGust FlyingOblivion Wing *88.554975.62156.2s242.4
          20Mega GengarMega Pokémon iconMega GengarGhostLick *PsychicPsychic *82.646107.15173.9s242.3
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Makuhita in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Makuhita 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 Makuhita 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 Makuhita counter is Mega Rayquaza, followed by Shadow Mewtwo, Mega Alakazam, and Rayquaza. The table also includes Mega Latios, Mewtwo, Mega Gardevoir, and Shadow Moltres, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Makuhita type chart

          When fighting Makuhita, keep in mind the following that Fighting-type Pokémon are weak to Fairy, Flying, and Psychic type moves. They take reduced damage from Bug, Dark, and Rock type moves.


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