Best Rotom counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

CogSimulation settings

          Best overall

          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Rotom counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *44.632855.592128.0s126.2
          2Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 40.911897.66292.8s106.8
          3Shadow GarchompShadow Pokémon iconShadow GarchompGroundMud Shot GroundEarth Power *36.951974.172106.9s99.9
          4Mega GengarMega Pokémon iconMega GengarGhostLick *GhostShadow Ball 47.75893.91593.6s99.3
          5Shadow TyranitarShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 41.711270.18391.4s98.0
          6GroudonGroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *34.901842.712105.6s94.1
          7Shadow MamoswineShadow Pokémon iconShadow MamoswineGroundMud-Slap GroundHigh Horsepower 38.251368.783107.4s93.6
          8Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorGroundMud-Slap GroundEarthquake 35.701655.353139.1s93.2
          9HydreigonHydreigonDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing *34.451485.323129.3s88.3
          10Mega BanetteMega Pokémon iconMega BanetteGhostShadow Claw GhostShadow Ball 43.67702.37696.5s87.5
          11GarchompGarchompGroundMud Shot GroundEarth Power *30.711932.292125.9s86.5
          12Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut GhostShadow Ball *40.59794.25597.8s85.4
          13Mega HoundoomMega Pokémon iconMega HoundoomDarkSnarl DarkFoul Play 37.121035.294111.5s85.3
          14TyranitarTyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 34.471245.293108.4s84.5
          15Mega SwampertMega Pokémon iconMega SwampertGroundMud Shot GroundEarthquake 32.321435.073133.2s83.4
          16Giratina (Origin Forme)Giratina (Origin Forme)GhostShadow Claw GhostShadow Force *33.271308.103118.0s83.3
          17Shadow RhydonShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhydonGroundMud-Slap GroundEarthquake 33.061306.123118.5s82.9
          18ExcadrillExcadrillGroundMud-Slap GroundScorching Sands 32.891257.313114.7s81.8
          19Shadow CursolaShadow Pokémon iconShadow CursolaGhostHex GhostShadow Ball 41.59604.25687.2s81.2
          20MamoswineMamoswineGroundMud-Slap GroundHigh Horsepower 31.811348.923127.2s81.2
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          About the results

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

          Rotom type chart

          When fighting Rotom, keep in mind the following that Electric and Ghost-type Pokémon are weak to Dark, Ghost, and Ground type moves. They take reduced damage from Bug, Electric, Flying, Poison, Steel, Fighting, and Normal type moves.


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