Best Barboach counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best overall

          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Barboach counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega SceptileMega Pokémon iconMega SceptileGrassBullet Seed GrassFrenzy Plant *119.554644.93033.2s298.5
          2KartanaKartanaGrassRazor Leaf GrassLeaf Blade 112.194360.83035.4s280.1
          3Mega VenusaurMega Pokémon iconMega VenusaurGrassVine Whip GrassFrenzy Plant *96.175433.42040.1s263.7
          4Shaymin (Sky)Shaymin (Sky)GrassMagical Leaf GrassGrass Knot 100.014716.09039.1s262.1
          5ZarudeZarudeGrassVine Whip GrassPower Whip 90.486228.49042.1s260.6
          6Shadow TangrowthShadow Pokémon iconShadow TangrowthGrassVine Whip GrassPower Whip 94.904721.86041.0s252.0
          7Shadow SceptileShadow Pokémon iconShadow SceptileGrassBullet Seed GrassFrenzy Plant *102.413696.80039.0s251.0
          8Shadow VenusaurShadow Pokémon iconShadow VenusaurGrassVine Whip GrassFrenzy Plant *97.773759.41040.7s243.5
          9Shadow ExeggutorShadow Pokémon iconShadow ExeggutorGrassBullet Seed GrassSolar Beam 94.523792.34041.9s237.9
          10Shadow TorterraShadow Pokémon iconShadow TorterraGrassRazor Leaf GrassFrenzy Plant *96.823341.24141.5s234.7
          11Tapu BuluTapu BuluGrassBullet Seed GrassGrass Knot 85.814453.99045.2s230.3
          12Shaymin (Land)Shaymin (Land)GrassMagical Leaf GrassGrass Knot 80.585265.15047.4s229.1
          13RoseradeRoseradeGrassMagical Leaf GrassGrass Knot 92.243409.73143.3s227.4
          14Exeggutor (Alola Shadow)Shadow Pokémon iconExeggutor (Alola Shadow)GrassBullet Seed GrassSolar Beam 93.643221.46142.9s226.8
          15ChesnaughtChesnaughtGrassVine Whip GrassFrenzy Plant *81.554748.48047.2s225.3
          16TsareenaTsareenaGrassMagical Leaf GrassGrass Knot 84.604139.92046.0s223.8
          17MeowscaradaMeowscaradaGrassLeafage GrassGrass Knot 88.063657.66044.8s223.6
          18CelebiCelebiGrassMagical Leaf *GrassLeaf Storm 78.505129.76048.7s223.2
          19Shadow Porygon-ZShadow Pokémon iconShadow Porygon-ZNormalLock-On GrassSolar Beam 92.073120.67143.7s222.2
          20Shadow MeganiumShadow Pokémon iconShadow MeganiumGrassMagical Leaf GrassFrenzy Plant *84.813897.70046.1s220.8
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Barboach in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Barboach 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 Barboach 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 Barboach counter is Mega Sceptile, followed by Kartana, Mega Venusaur, and Shaymin (Sky). The table also includes Zarude, Shadow Tangrowth, Shadow Sceptile, and Shadow Venusaur, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Barboach type chart

          When fighting Barboach, keep in mind the following that Water and Ground-type Pokémon are weak to Grass type moves. They take reduced damage from Electric, Fire, Poison, Rock, and Steel type moves.


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