Best Swablu counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Highest DPS

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          Best Swablu counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega DiancieMega Pokémon iconMega DiancieRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 47.283393.842143.6s137.6
          2Shadow MagnezoneShadow Pokémon iconShadow MagnezoneElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 42.494162.83198.0s133.7
          3Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 40.534662.341115.0s132.7
          4Shadow RaikouShadow Pokémon iconShadow RaikouElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 43.823366.632153.6s129.7
          5Mega ManectricMega Pokémon iconMega ManectricElectricThunder Fang ElectricWild Charge 44.203133.422141.8s128.2
          6Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorRockSmack Down RockRock Wrecker *43.453276.092150.8s128.0
          7XurkitreeXurkitreeElectricThunder Shock ElectricDischarge 44.392960.172133.4s126.8
          8Shadow ElectivireShadow Pokémon iconShadow ElectivireElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 45.272646.682116.9s125.2
          9ZekromZekromElectricCharge Beam ElectricFusion Bolt *42.153013.592143.0s122.6
          10Shadow AggronShadow Pokémon iconShadow AggronRockSmack Down RockMeteor Beam 36.894300.721116.6s121.2
          11Mega AerodactylMega Pokémon iconMega AerodactylRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 41.133060.752148.8s120.8
          12Shadow ZapdosShadow Pokémon iconShadow ZapdosElectricThunder Shock *ElectricThunderbolt 43.042647.842123.0s120.5
          13Shadow MamoswineShadow Pokémon iconShadow MamoswineIcePowder Snow IceAvalanche 43.202601.162120.4s120.3
          14Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 43.102517.332116.8s119.2
          15Shadow TyranitarShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 40.143106.772154.8s119.1
          16Golem (Alola Shadow)Shadow Pokémon iconGolem (Alola Shadow)RockRollout *ElectricWild Charge 39.443143.012159.4s117.8
          17Shadow LuxrayShadow Pokémon iconShadow LuxrayElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 42.202488.202117.9s116.9
          18MagnezoneMagnezoneElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 35.484038.391113.8s115.9
          19Thundurus (Therian)Thundurus (Therian)ElectricVolt Switch ElectricThunderbolt 40.972421.922118.2s113.6
          20RampardosRampardosRockSmack Down RockRock Slide 40.792417.472118.5s113.2
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          About the results

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

          Swablu type chart

          When fighting Swablu, keep in mind the following that Normal and Flying-type Pokémon are weak to Electric, Ice, and Rock type moves. They take reduced damage from Bug, Grass, Ghost, and Ground type moves.


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