Best Arceus (Rock) counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Arceus (Rock) counters

          #
          Name
          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          DPS
          TDO
          Faints
          TTW
          Score
          1Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *31.701017.103127.7s75.5
          2Primal KyogrePrimal KyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *31.571012.733128.3s75.1
          3Shadow MetagrossShadow Pokémon iconShadow MetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *30.24915.143134.8s70.9
          4Mega SwampertMega Pokémon iconMega SwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *29.36806.334140.5s67.2
          5Mega SceptileMega Pokémon iconMega SceptileBugFury Cutter GrassFrenzy Plant *31.63491.867143.1s62.8
          6MetagrossMetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *25.06899.854159.6s61.3
          7KartanaKartanaGrassRazor Leaf GrassLeaf Blade 28.35612.705150.5s61.1
          8Mega BlastoiseMega Pokémon iconMega BlastoiseWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *27.19680.655153.6s60.8
          9TerrakionTerrakionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *28.49560.096152.1s60.0
          10Mega GyaradosMega Pokémon iconMega GyaradosWaterWaterfall WaterHydro Pump 23.99880.254166.4s59.0
          11Shadow GarchompShadow Pokémon iconShadow GarchompGroundMud Shot GroundEarth Power *28.24516.576155.4s58.4
          12Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 28.97462.547155.4s57.9
          13Shadow SwampertShadow Pokémon iconShadow SwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *27.72524.816157.3s57.8
          14Keldeo (Ordinary)Keldeo (Ordinary)FightingLow Kick FightingSacred Sword 27.19534.466159.4s57.2
          15ZarudeZarudeGrassVine Whip GrassPower Whip 23.44777.474172.1s56.2
          16Shadow KinglerShadow Pokémon iconShadow KinglerWaterBubble WaterCrabhammer 29.41385.039159.8s55.9
          17GroudonGroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *24.93627.955167.3s55.9
          18KyogreKyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *24.66646.285168.3s55.8
          19Shadow FeraligatrShadow Pokémon iconShadow FeraligatrWaterWater Gun *WaterHydro Cannon *26.94482.707163.5s55.4
          20Shadow MachampShadow Pokémon iconShadow MachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 28.96385.699161.6s55.3
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          About the results

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

          Arceus (Rock) type chart

          When fighting Arceus (Rock), keep in mind the following that Rock-type Pokémon are weak to Fighting, Grass, Ground, Steel, and Water type moves. They take reduced damage from Fire, Flying, Normal, and Poison type moves.

          Weaknesses
          FightingFighting160.0%
          GrassGrass160.0%
          GroundGround160.0%
          SteelSteel160.0%
          WaterWater160.0%
          Resistances
          FireFire62.5%
          FlyingFlying62.5%
          NormalNormal62.5%
          PoisonPoison62.5%

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