Best Shadow Anorith counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Shadow Anorith counters

          #
          Name
          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          DPS
          TDO
          Faints
          TTW
          Score
          1Primal KyogrePrimal KyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *80.514678.29158.1s222.3
          2Shadow MetagrossShadow Pokémon iconShadow MetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *76.383754.91149.2s202.2
          3Mega SwampertMega Pokémon iconMega SwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *70.854078.48157.6s195.1
          4MetagrossMetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *63.363667.29157.9s174.8
          5Mega DiancieMega Pokémon iconMega DiancieRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 73.412285.62262.3s173.4
          6Mega BlastoiseMega Pokémon iconMega BlastoiseWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *66.393025.78291.2s172.5
          7Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 66.932935.09287.7s172.2
          8Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorRockSmack Down RockRock Wrecker *68.922688.06278.0s172.2
          9Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 62.483386.282108.4s169.5
          10KyogreKyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *62.582990.03295.6s164.5
          11Shadow SwampertShadow Pokémon iconShadow SwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *65.242633.33280.7s164.4
          12Mega GyaradosMega Pokémon iconMega GyaradosWaterWaterfall WaterHydro Pump 61.623050.41299.0s163.5
          13Shadow KinglerShadow Pokémon iconShadow KinglerWaterBubble WaterCrabhammer 73.121769.06372.6s162.2
          14DialgaDialgaSteelMetal Claw SteelIron Head 55.893894.17169.7s161.5
          15Mega AggronMega Pokémon iconMega AggronSteelIron Tail RockMeteor Beam 54.164162.73176.9s160.4
          16Mega AerodactylMega Pokémon iconMega AerodactylRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 64.192284.57271.2s156.8
          17Shadow FeraligatrShadow Pokémon iconShadow FeraligatrWaterWater Gun *WaterHydro Cannon *64.522134.19266.2s154.7
          18EmpoleonEmpoleonSteelMetal Claw WaterHydro Cannon *55.273347.492121.1s154.2
          19Shadow TyranitarShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 62.262218.34271.3s152.1
          20Shadow AggronShadow Pokémon iconShadow AggronSteelIron Tail RockMeteor Beam 56.832832.66299.7s151.0
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Shadow Anorith in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Shadow Anorith 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 Shadow Anorith 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 Shadow Anorith counter is Primal Kyogre, followed by Shadow Metagross, Mega Swampert, and Metagross. The table also includes Mega Diancie, Mega Blastoise, Mega Rayquaza, and Shadow Rhyperior, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Shadow Anorith type chart

          When fighting Shadow Anorith, keep in mind the following that Rock and Bug-type Pokémon are weak to Rock, Steel, and Water type moves. They take reduced damage from Normal, and Poison type moves.

          Weaknesses
          RockRock160.0%
          SteelSteel160.0%
          WaterWater160.0%
          Resistances
          NormalNormal62.5%
          PoisonPoison62.5%

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