Best Shadow Venonat counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Shadow Venonat counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 98.947538.73176.2s292.3
          2Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicConfusion PsychicPsystrike *89.053969.17144.6s230.1
          3Mega Y CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega Y CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *76.765351.00169.7s221.8
          4RayquazaRayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 76.154598.62160.4s212.3
          5Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *80.213776.52147.1s210.1
          6Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamPsychicConfusion PsychicPsychic *82.393397.24282.5s208.8
          7Mega GardevoirMega Pokémon iconMega GardevoirPsychicConfusion PsychicPsychic 73.544045.94155.0s200.3
          8Shadow MoltresShadow Pokémon iconShadow MoltresFireFire Spin FlyingSky Attack *72.634187.77157.7s200.1
          9Mega LatiosMega Pokémon iconMega LatiosPsychicZen Headbutt PsychicPsychic 71.704273.22159.6s199.2
          10MewtwoMewtwoPsychicConfusion PsychicPsystrike *73.723882.11152.7s198.6
          11ReshiramReshiramFireFire Fang FireFusion Flare *68.764781.13169.5s198.6
          12Shadow MetagrossShadow Pokémon iconShadow MetagrossPsychicZen Headbutt PsychicPsychic 66.345197.95178.3s197.4
          13Shadow Ho-OhShadow Pokémon iconShadow Ho-OhFireIncinerate FlyingBrave Bird 66.475054.41176.0s196.3
          14Mega DiancieMega Pokémon iconMega DiancieRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 72.413865.21153.4s195.7
          15HeatranHeatranFireFire Spin FireMagma Storm *58.896770.071115.0s192.8
          16Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 61.925696.42192.0s191.8
          17Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorRockSmack Down RockRock Wrecker *66.684458.10166.9s190.7
          18YveltalYveltalFlyingGust FlyingOblivion Wing *62.975140.09181.6s189.3
          19Shadow EnteiShadow Pokémon iconShadow EnteiFireFire Fang FireOverheat 67.564058.02160.1s188.1
          20Mega X CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega X CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *66.444253.82164.0s187.9
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Shadow Venonat in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Shadow Venonat 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 Venonat 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 Venonat counter is Mega Rayquaza, followed by Shadow Mewtwo, Mega Y Charizard, and Rayquaza. The table also includes Mega Blaziken, Mega Alakazam, Mega Gardevoir, and Shadow Moltres, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Shadow Venonat type chart

          When fighting Shadow Venonat, keep in mind the following that Bug and Poison-type Pokémon are weak to Fire, Flying, Psychic, and Rock type moves. They take reduced damage from Bug, Fairy, Poison, Fighting, and Grass type moves.


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