Best Deoxys (Attack) counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Deoxys (Attack) counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 116.584081.91135.0s283.6
          2Shadow TyranitarShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 120.442731.13245.4s262.8
          3Mega GengarMega Pokémon iconMega GengarGhostShadow Claw GhostShadow Ball 144.041376.45328.7s253.2
          4Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 114.732133.84237.2s238.3
          5Mega BanetteMega Pokémon iconMega BanetteGhostShadow Claw GhostShadow Ball 130.991238.49328.4s229.7
          6HydreigonHydreigonDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing *99.612662.10253.5s226.5
          7Mega HoundoomMega Pokémon iconMega HoundoomDarkSnarl DarkFoul Play 106.642125.14239.9s225.3
          8TyranitarTyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 98.482662.21254.1s224.5
          9Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut GhostShadow Ball *117.601472.07337.6s221.2
          10Shadow WeavileShadow Pokémon iconShadow WeavileDarkSnarl DarkFoul Play 110.811576.85342.7s215.2
          11Shadow CursolaShadow Pokémon iconShadow CursolaGhostHex GhostShadow Ball 125.091066.88434.1s213.8
          12DarkraiDarkraiDarkSnarl GhostShadow Ball 99.821933.01238.7s209.4
          13Mega GyaradosMega Pokémon iconMega GyaradosDarkBite DarkCrunch 94.952199.27246.3s208.3
          14Giratina (Origin Forme)Giratina (Origin Forme)GhostShadow Claw GhostShadow Force *96.651979.71241.0s205.6
          15Mega AbsolMega Pokémon iconMega AbsolDarkSnarl DarkDark Pulse 108.821381.22338.1s205.4
          16PheromosaPheromosaBugBug Bite BugBug Buzz 131.41782.69529.8s205.3
          17GuzzlordGuzzlordDarkSnarl DarkBrutal Swing 85.902642.94261.5s202.3
          18GholdengoGholdengoGhostHex GhostShadow Ball 101.531591.69347.0s202.0
          19Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamPsychicPsycho Cut GhostShadow Ball 108.391281.45335.5s201.0
          20Mega AmpharosMega Pokémon iconMega AmpharosElectricVolt Switch DarkBrutal Swing 93.221897.47240.7s198.0
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Deoxys (Attack) in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Deoxys (Attack) 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 Deoxys (Attack) 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 Deoxys (Attack) counter is Mega Tyranitar, followed by Shadow Tyranitar, Mega Gengar, and Mega Rayquaza. The table also includes Mega Banette, Hydreigon, Mega Houndoom, and Tyranitar, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Deoxys (Attack) type chart

          When fighting Deoxys (Attack), keep in mind the following that Psychic-type Pokémon are weak to Bug, Dark, and Ghost type moves. They take reduced damage from Fighting, and Psychic type moves.


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