Best Shadow Bibarel counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Shadow Bibarel counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega SceptileMega Pokémon iconMega SceptileGrassBullet Seed GrassFrenzy Plant *66.421882.03161.8s153.3
          2Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 58.222173.91168.5s143.9
          3KartanaKartanaGrassRazor Leaf GrassLeaf Blade 62.161782.50266.0s143.9
          4TerrakionTerrakionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *60.841802.70167.2s141.9
          5Shadow RaikouShadow Pokémon iconShadow RaikouElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 61.181459.44268.7s135.2
          6ZekromZekromElectricCharge Beam ElectricFusion Bolt *55.911905.68171.9s135.1
          7Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 64.261241.87267.6s134.7
          8Keldeo (Ordinary)Keldeo (Ordinary)FightingLow Kick FightingSacred Sword 56.601809.79171.6s134.6
          9Shadow MagnezoneShadow Pokémon iconShadow MagnezoneElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 58.231603.51270.8s133.4
          10XurkitreeXurkitreeElectricThunder Shock ElectricDischarge 62.491287.04268.8s133.1
          11Mega VenusaurMega Pokémon iconMega VenusaurGrassVine Whip GrassFrenzy Plant *53.871954.34174.2s132.2
          12Mega ManectricMega Pokémon iconMega ManectricElectricThunder Fang ElectricWild Charge 60.641343.67270.1s131.6
          13Shaymin (Sky)Shaymin (Sky)GrassMagical Leaf GrassGrass Knot 55.981690.80272.8s131.2
          14Shadow ElectivireShadow Pokémon iconShadow ElectivireElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 63.601143.97369.2s131.0
          15Shadow MachampShadow Pokémon iconShadow MachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 61.751230.85270.0s130.5
          16Shadow ZapdosShadow Pokémon iconShadow ZapdosElectricThunder Shock *ElectricThunderbolt 59.681359.16270.9s130.4
          17ZarudeZarudeGrassVine Whip GrassPower Whip 51.081994.91177.7s127.7
          18LucarioLucarioFightingCounter FightingAura Sphere 57.081375.64273.5s126.5
          19Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamFightingCounter *FightingFocus Blast 58.231261.18273.2s125.6
          20Shadow HariyamaShadow Pokémon iconShadow HariyamaFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 58.441246.48273.2s125.6
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          About the results

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

          Shadow Bibarel type chart

          When fighting Shadow Bibarel, keep in mind the following that Normal and Water-type Pokémon are weak to Electric, Fighting, and Grass type moves. They take reduced damage from Fire, Ice, Steel, Water, and Ghost type moves.


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