Best Bastiodon counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best overall

          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Bastiodon counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *41.233346.662162.4s123.7
          2Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 38.121856.27297.4s100.7
          3Keldeo (Ordinary)Keldeo (Ordinary)FightingLow Kick FightingSacred Sword 32.452332.082143.7s94.5
          4Shadow GarchompShadow Pokémon iconShadow GarchompGroundMud Shot GroundEarth Power *34.111975.332115.8s94.1
          5TerrakionTerrakionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *35.391673.583141.9s92.8
          6GroudonGroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *32.302007.172124.3s90.7
          7Mega SwampertMega Pokémon iconMega SwampertGroundMud Shot GroundEarthquake 29.732533.622170.4s90.3
          8Shadow MachampShadow Pokémon iconShadow MachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 35.271385.483117.9s88.3
          9Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorGroundMud-Slap GroundEarthquake 33.061555.953141.2s86.6
          10Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamFightingCounter *FightingFocus Blast 35.001267.523108.7s85.9
          11LucarioLucarioFightingCounter FightingAura Sphere 33.221361.253122.9s84.0
          12Mega LopunnyMega Pokémon iconMega LopunnyFightingDouble Kick FightingFocus Blast 31.761515.053143.1s83.5
          13Shadow BlazikenShadow Pokémon iconShadow BlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 34.101214.423106.8s83.3
          14Shadow HariyamaShadow Pokémon iconShadow HariyamaFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 32.631383.383127.2s83.3
          15Shadow MamoswineShadow Pokémon iconShadow MamoswineGroundMud-Slap GroundHigh Horsepower 35.85973.154108.6s81.8
          16GarchompGarchompGroundMud Shot GroundEarth Power *28.381935.282136.4s81.5
          17ConkeldurrConkeldurrFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 30.411569.623154.9s81.5
          18ExcadrillExcadrillGroundMud-Slap GroundScorching Sands 29.971542.183154.3s80.3
          19Shadow UrsalunaShadow Pokémon iconShadow UrsalunaFightingRock Smash GroundHigh Horsepower *28.991671.533173.0s79.9
          20Shadow Sirfetch'dShadow Pokémon iconShadow Sirfetch'dFightingCounter FightingClose Combat 33.081103.504133.5s79.5
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          About the results

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

          Bastiodon type chart

          When fighting Bastiodon, keep in mind the following that Rock and Steel-type Pokémon are weak to Fighting, Ground, and Water type moves. They take reduced damage from Bug, Dragon, Fairy, Ice, Psychic, Rock, Flying, Normal, and Poison type moves.


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