Best Relicanth counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best overall

          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Relicanth counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega SceptileMega Pokémon iconMega SceptileGrassBullet Seed GrassFrenzy Plant *53.362248.82173.9s136.0
          2KartanaKartanaGrassRazor Leaf GrassLeaf Blade 50.781631.47279.7s120.9
          3Mega VenusaurMega Pokémon iconMega VenusaurGrassVine Whip GrassFrenzy Plant *43.881958.28189.4s113.4
          4ZarudeZarudeGrassVine Whip GrassPower Whip 41.342223.63193.6s112.0
          5Shaymin (Sky)Shaymin (Sky)GrassMagical Leaf GrassGrass Knot 45.691518.12288.3s109.7
          6Shadow TangrowthShadow Pokémon iconShadow TangrowthGrassVine Whip GrassPower Whip 43.651582.57291.6s107.1
          7Shadow SceptileShadow Pokémon iconShadow SceptileGrassBullet Seed GrassFrenzy Plant *46.861229.79288.5s106.1
          8Shadow VenusaurShadow Pokémon iconShadow VenusaurGrassVine Whip GrassFrenzy Plant *44.831344.48291.0s104.9
          9Exeggutor (Alola Shadow)Shadow Pokémon iconExeggutor (Alola Shadow)GrassBullet Seed GrassSolar Beam 41.961565.10295.0s103.7
          10Shadow TorterraShadow Pokémon iconShadow TorterraGrassRazor Leaf GrassFrenzy Plant *44.111301.47292.7s102.8
          11Shadow ExeggutorShadow Pokémon iconShadow ExeggutorGrassBullet Seed GrassSolar Beam 42.641286.02295.6s99.9
          12XurkitreeXurkitreeElectricThunder Shock GrassPower Whip 44.591028.86394.7s97.7
          13Tapu BuluTapu BuluGrassBullet Seed GrassGrass Knot 39.051494.452101.8s97.1
          14ChesnaughtChesnaughtGrassVine Whip GrassFrenzy Plant *37.361698.582104.8s97.0
          15RoseradeRoseradeGrassMagical Leaf GrassGrass Knot 41.741208.68298.2s96.8
          16Shaymin (Land)Shaymin (Land)GrassMagical Leaf GrassGrass Knot 36.611762.132106.5s96.4
          17MeowscaradaMeowscaradaGrassLeafage GrassGrass Knot 40.281294.422100.5s95.9
          18CelebiCelebiGrassMagical Leaf *GrassLeaf Storm 35.451768.022109.7s94.2
          19TsareenaTsareenaGrassMagical Leaf GrassGrass Knot 38.391380.122104.2s94.0
          20Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonGroundMud Shot GrassSolar Beam 42.88954.15399.1s93.1
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          About the results

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

          Relicanth type chart

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


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