The 30 BEST Shadow Regirock Counters (Updated March 2024)

Raid Battles

This guide displays a list of best Shadow Regirock 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 and TDO. Each Pokemon's move type is indicated by an icon beside the move name.

Best Shadow Regirock Pokémon GO counters are Primal Groudon, Primal Kyogre, Mega Swampert, Mega Garchomp, Mega Sceptile, Shadow Metagross, and Shadow Kyogre. These Pokémon perform best with the moves outlined below. We suggest a minimum group size of 5 - 12 Trainers to defeat Shadow Regirock in a 5-Star Raid.

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          Official artwork of Primal GroudonPrimal Groudon
          Mud Shot / Precipice Blades
          #1
          Official artwork of Primal KyogrePrimal Kyogre
          Waterfall / Origin Pulse
          #2
          Mega Pokemon BackgroundOfficial artwork of Mega SwampertMega Swampert
          Water Gun / Hydro Cannon
          #3
          Mega Pokemon BackgroundOfficial artwork of Mega GarchompMega Garchomp
          Mud Shot / Earth Power
          #4
          Mega Pokemon BackgroundOfficial artwork of Mega SceptileMega Sceptile
          Fury Cutter / Frenzy Plant
          #5
          Shadow Pokemon BackgroundOfficial artwork of Shadow MetagrossShadow Metagross
          Bullet Punch / Meteor Mash
          #6
          Shadow Pokemon BackgroundOfficial artwork of Shadow KyogreShadow Kyogre
          Waterfall / Origin Pulse
          #7
          #
          Name
          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          DPS
          TDO
          Faints
          TTW
          Score
          1.Thumbnail image of Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *19.99509.229869s38.4
          2.Thumbnail image of Primal KyogrePrimal KyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *19.77454.832891s37.2
          3.Mega Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Mega SwampertMega Pokémon iconMega SwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *18.47489.730935s35.8
          4.Mega Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Mega GarchompMega Pokémon iconMega GarchompGroundMud Shot GroundEarth Power *17.61548.127962s35.3
          5.Mega Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Mega SceptileMega Pokémon iconMega SceptileBugFury Cutter GrassFrenzy Plant *19.44349.442944s34.8
          6.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow MetagrossShadow MetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *19.71325.146946s34.7
          7.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow KyogreShadow KyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *18.65293.6511009s32.2
          8.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow GarchompShadow GarchompGroundMud Shot GroundEarth Power *16.99392.8381036s32.0
          9.Mega Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Mega BlastoiseMega Pokémon iconMega BlastoiseWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *17.66316.7471039s31.6
          10.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow SwampertShadow SwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *17.47320.0461047s31.4
          11.Thumbnail image of Therian Forme LandorusTherian Forme LandorusGroundMud Shot GroundSandsear Storm *16.43382.7391070s31.0
          12.Thumbnail image of TerrakionTerrakionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *18.14287.7521036s31.0
          13.Thumbnail image of Keldeo (Ordinary Forme)Keldeo (Ordinary Forme)FightingLow Kick FightingSacred Sword 17.22313.3471063s30.9
          14.Thumbnail image of KeldeoKeldeoFightingLow Kick FightingSacred Sword 17.22313.3471063s30.9
          15.Thumbnail image of GroudonGroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *15.69418.2351100s30.4
          16.Mega Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Mega VenusaurMega Pokémon iconMega VenusaurGrassVine Whip GrassFrenzy Plant *15.65389.2381113s29.9
          17.Thumbnail image of MetagrossMetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *16.25319.3461111s29.6
          18.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow TorterraShadow TorterraGrassRazor Leaf GrassFrenzy Plant *15.34347.3431151s28.8
          19.Thumbnail image of ZarudeZarudeGrassVine Whip GrassPower Whip 15.18330.6451170s28.3
          20.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow TangrowthShadow TangrowthGrassVine Whip GrassPower Whip 15.91290.0511150s28.1
          21.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow ExcadrillShadow ExcadrillSteelMetal Claw GroundScorching Sands 19.00241.6621038s27.9
          22.Thumbnail image of Hisuian DecidueyeHisuian DecidueyeGrassMagical Leaf FightingAura Sphere 14.90322.6461193s27.7
          23.Thumbnail image of KyogreKyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *15.52291.3511173s27.6
          24.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow MachampShadow MachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 17.71254.3581083s27.6
          25.Thumbnail image of GarchompGarchompGroundMud Shot GroundEarth Power *14.07387.1381221s27.5
          26.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow GolurkShadow GolurkGroundMud-Slap GroundEarth Power 14.88309.7481202s27.5
          27.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow HariyamaShadow HariyamaFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 17.02260.8571112s27.3
          28.Thumbnail image of ConkeldurrConkeldurrFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 15.19289.1511195s27.0
          29.Thumbnail image of SwampertSwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *14.49316.2471226s27.0
          30.Shadow Pokemon BackgroundThumbnail image of Shadow VenusaurShadow VenusaurGrassVine Whip GrassFrenzy Plant *16.20267.8561150s26.8
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          Group size

          You need at least 5 Trainers to defeat a Shadow Regirock in a 5-Star Raid.

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          • Minimum group size: 5 Trainers
          • Optimal group size: 7 - 12 Trainers
          • Very easy with: 13+ Trainers
          • Probably impossible with less than 5 Trainers

          Shadow Regirock CP range from Raids

          Shadow Regirock can be caught with the following Combat Power after being defeated in Raids:

          • From 1640 CP to 1784 CP, with no weather boost
          • From 2050 CP to 2230 CP with Partly Cloudy weather boost

          Shadow Regirock weaknesses

          Shadow Regirock type chart

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

          Takes increased damage
          FightingFighting160.0%
          GrassGrass160.0%
          GroundGround160.0%
          SteelSteel160.0%
          WaterWater160.0%
          Takes decreased damage
          FireFire62.5%
          FlyingFlying62.5%
          NormalNormal62.5%
          PoisonPoison62.5%

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

          Best move-types and weather for Shadow Regirock Raids

          Move-typeUsage (%)Weather
          Grass96.0%
          • sunnySunny
          Fighting86.0%
          • cloudyCloudy
          Ground74.0%
          • sunnySunny
          Water56.0%
          • rainRain
          Steel44.0%
          • snowSnow
          Dragon14.0%
          • windyWindy
          Psychic10.0%
          • windyWindy
          Bug8.0%
          • rainRain
          Electric8.0%
          • rainRain
          Dark2.0%
          • fogFog
          Ghost2.0%
          • fogFog

          About our ranking methodology

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Shadow Regirock in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Shadow Regirock down quickly with high DPS, or the tankiest counters that can withstand its attacks, our guide has something for every trainer.

          When calculating the best counters for any Pokémon, our simulator takes into account various factors, such as the defender's typing and average DPS against each attacker, the weather's influence, energy left over from using charge attacks, Shadow Pokémon attack and defense stat changes, and more. During the initial phase of simulations, we calculate DPS and TDO for each attacker that is currently available in the game, and then we continue to rank them.

          We use a ranking method developed by a Reddit user named /u/Elastic_Space, which is described in detail in this Reddit post. It is a fairly complicated, but very well thought-out mathematical model for predicting simulation results without actually running the simulations. It also correlates with field data almost too well not to be used. Reddit

          Our Time to Win (TTW) and Faint numbers are also estimated, and should be taken with a grain of salt. Since we do not account for factors like Friendship and Mega damage boost, they will differ from actual experience in the field.