Best Volbeat counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best overall

          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Volbeat counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 53.473058.642114.4s147.1
          2Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *42.672141.282100.4s113.6
          3Mega Y CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega Y CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *41.481981.38295.5s109.0
          4RayquazaRayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 41.331859.68290.0s107.0
          5ReshiramReshiramFireFire Fang FireFusion Flare *36.962207.152119.4s102.7
          6Shadow MoltresShadow Pokémon iconShadow MoltresFireFire Spin FlyingSky Attack *39.521537.753116.7s98.7
          7Mega DiancieMega Pokémon iconMega DiancieRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 38.991570.303120.8s98.2
          8Mega X CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega X CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *35.671961.642110.0s97.1
          9Shadow Ho-OhShadow Pokémon iconShadow Ho-OhFireIncinerate FlyingBrave Bird 35.611850.742103.9s95.6
          10Shadow BlazikenShadow Pokémon iconShadow BlazikenFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *38.581411.753109.8s94.9
          11Shadow EnteiShadow Pokémon iconShadow EnteiFireFire Fang FireOverheat 36.421620.653133.5s94.1
          12Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorRockSmack Down RockRock Wrecker *36.431618.473133.3s94.0
          13Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonDragonDragon Tail FireFire Punch *30.392574.202169.4s92.2
          14HeatranHeatranFireFire Spin FireMagma Storm *31.962187.102136.8s91.9
          15Shadow InfernapeShadow Pokémon iconShadow InfernapeFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *35.761339.273112.4s88.5
          16Mega PidgeotMega Pokémon iconMega PidgeotFlyingGust *FlyingBrave Bird 35.901266.913105.9s87.5
          17Shadow CharizardShadow Pokémon iconShadow CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *36.141224.293101.6s87.2
          18Mega AerodactylMega Pokémon iconMega AerodactylRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 34.181400.083122.9s86.5
          19ChandelureChandelureFireFire Spin FireOverheat 33.111531.113138.7s86.3
          20YveltalYveltalFlyingGust FlyingOblivion Wing *34.931268.833109.0s85.8
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          About the results

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

          Volbeat type chart

          When fighting Volbeat, 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.