Best Shadow Pidove counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Shadow Pidove counters

          #
          Name
          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          DPS
          TDO
          Faints
          TTW
          Score
          1Mega DiancieMega Pokémon iconMega DiancieRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 87.135797.30166.5s248.9
          2Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 74.568863.261118.9s246.2
          3Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorRockSmack Down RockRock Wrecker *79.806721.27184.2s241.7
          4ZekromZekromElectricCharge Beam ElectricFusion Bolt *77.456362.50182.2s233.2
          5Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 78.815470.57169.4s227.5
          6Mega AerodactylMega Pokémon iconMega AerodactylRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 75.466202.51182.2s227.2
          7Shadow RaikouShadow Pokémon iconShadow RaikouElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 81.094889.84160.3s226.0
          8Mega ManectricMega Pokémon iconMega ManectricElectricThunder Fang ElectricWild Charge 81.994562.59155.7s223.9
          9Shadow TyranitarShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 73.816011.82181.4s221.7
          10XurkitreeXurkitreeElectricThunder Shock ElectricDischarge 82.334309.75152.3s221.5
          11Golem (Alola Shadow)Shadow Pokémon iconGolem (Alola Shadow)RockRollout *ElectricWild Charge 72.646148.34184.6s220.3
          12Shadow MagnezoneShadow Pokémon iconShadow MagnezoneElectricVolt Switch ElectricWild Charge 79.134622.35158.4s218.8
          13Shadow ElectivireShadow Pokémon iconShadow ElectivireElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 83.863848.04145.9s218.3
          14Shadow ZapdosShadow Pokémon iconShadow ZapdosElectricThunder Shock *ElectricThunderbolt 79.144568.43157.7s218.1
          15Mega AmpharosMega Pokémon iconMega AmpharosElectricVolt Switch ElectricZap Cannon 72.055792.30180.4s215.8
          16RhyperiorRhyperiorRockSmack Down RockRock Wrecker *66.246529.51198.6s208.7
          17Shadow AggronShadow Pokémon iconShadow AggronRockSmack Down RockMeteor Beam 67.955978.67188.0s208.1
          18Thundurus (Therian)Thundurus (Therian)ElectricVolt Switch ElectricThunderbolt 75.764198.55155.4s206.7
          19RampardosRampardosRockSmack Down RockRock Slide 75.334197.45155.7s205.8
          20TyrantrumTyrantrumRockRock Throw RockMeteor Beam 68.055646.68183.0s205.4
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          About the results

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

          Shadow Pidove type chart

          When fighting Shadow Pidove, keep in mind the following that Normal and Flying-type Pokémon are weak to Electric, Ice, and Rock type moves. They take reduced damage from Bug, Grass, Ghost, and Ground type moves.

          Weaknesses
          ElectricElectric160.0%
          IceIce160.0%
          RockRock160.0%
          Resistances
          GhostGhost39.1%
          GroundGround39.1%
          BugBug62.5%
          GrassGrass62.5%

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