Best Cottonee counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Highest DPS

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          Best Cottonee counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega BeedrillMega Pokémon iconMega BeedrillPoisonPoison Jab PoisonSludge Bomb 81.617007.67185.9s248.4
          2Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 74.079160.261123.7s247.0
          3Mega GengarMega Pokémon iconMega GengarGhostHex PoisonSludge Bomb 75.725581.94173.7s221.9
          4RoseradeRoseradePoisonPoison Jab PoisonSludge Bomb 66.186422.90197.1s207.7
          5NihilegoNihilegoPoisonPoison Jab PoisonSludge Bomb 68.975505.94179.8s206.2
          6Shadow VileplumeShadow Pokémon iconShadow VileplumePoisonAcid PoisonSludge Bomb 66.365904.71189.0s203.8
          7Shadow VictreebelShadow Pokémon iconShadow VictreebelPoisonAcid PoisonSludge Bomb 68.165372.65178.8s203.1
          8Mega Y CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega Y CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *57.807337.781126.9s194.0
          9Shadow MukShadow Pokémon iconShadow MukPoisonPoison Jab PoisonGunk Shot 62.255075.98181.5s187.1
          10Muk (Alola Shadow)Shadow Pokémon iconMuk (Alola Shadow)PoisonPoison Jab PoisonGunk Shot 62.304765.39176.5s184.3
          11OverqwilOverqwilPoisonPoison Jab PoisonSludge Bomb 61.614735.58176.9s182.4
          12RayquazaRayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 56.885621.17198.8s179.3
          13VileplumeVileplumePoisonAcid PoisonSludge Bomb 55.305729.841103.6s176.4
          14Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *60.254393.90172.9s176.1
          15VictreebelVictreebelPoisonAcid PoisonSludge Bomb 56.765233.20192.2s175.9
          16Shadow SkuntankShadow Pokémon iconShadow SkuntankPoisonPoison Jab PoisonSludge Bomb 62.983825.81160.7s175.8
          17ReshiramReshiramFireFire Fang FireFusion Flare *52.226649.381127.3s175.4
          18Shadow MoltresShadow Pokémon iconShadow MoltresFireFire Spin FlyingSky Attack *54.465842.471107.3s175.3
          19ScolipedeScolipedePoisonPoison Jab PoisonSludge Bomb 56.115223.54193.1s174.3
          20Shadow MetagrossShadow Pokémon iconShadow MetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *57.204849.84184.8s173.6
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          About the results

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

          Cottonee type chart

          When fighting Cottonee, keep in mind the following that Grass and Fairy-type Pokémon are weak to Poison, Fire, Flying, Ice, and Steel type moves. They take reduced damage from Dark, Electric, Fighting, Grass, Ground, Water, and Dragon type moves.


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