Best Shadow Swanna counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Shadow Swanna counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Shadow RaikouShadow Pokémon iconShadow RaikouElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 87.292535.41146.9s202.6
          2Shadow MagnezoneShadow Pokémon iconShadow MagnezoneElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 83.592768.79148.3s200.5
          3XurkitreeXurkitreeElectricThunder Shock ElectricDischarge 89.072235.36146.9s199.4
          4Mega ManectricMega Pokémon iconMega ManectricElectricThunder Fang ElectricWild Charge 87.152349.06147.4s198.6
          5ZekromZekromElectricCharge Beam ElectricFusion Bolt *81.102878.88149.4s198.0
          6Shadow ElectivireShadow Pokémon iconShadow ElectivireElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 90.631987.41147.0s196.1
          7Shadow ZapdosShadow Pokémon iconShadow ZapdosElectricThunder Shock *ElectricThunderbolt 86.162069.04148.7s190.7
          8Shadow LuxrayShadow Pokémon iconShadow LuxrayElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 84.831872.84150.1s183.9
          9Mega AmpharosMega Pokémon iconMega AmpharosElectricVolt Switch ElectricZap Cannon 74.732588.61153.7s181.3
          10Thundurus (Therian)Thundurus (Therian)ElectricVolt Switch ElectricThunderbolt 81.631887.95151.7s179.0
          11RaikouRaikouElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 72.042482.34155.8s174.5
          12MagnezoneMagnezoneElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 69.252710.25157.3s173.2
          13Golem (Alola Shadow)Shadow Pokémon iconGolem (Alola Shadow)ElectricVolt Switch ElectricWild Charge 76.431947.85154.5s171.7
          14ElectivireElectivireElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 74.701946.57155.6s168.8
          15Shadow ManectricShadow Pokémon iconShadow ManectricElectricThunder Fang ElectricWild Charge 82.521391.26254.0s167.2
          16Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut ElectricThunderbolt 74.951784.47256.1s165.6
          17ZapdosZapdosElectricThunder Shock *ElectricThunderbolt 70.992026.39157.8s164.1
          18Shadow ZebstrikaShadow Pokémon iconShadow ZebstrikaElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 78.361468.79255.7s163.1
          19LuxrayLuxrayElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 69.861833.19159.4s158.1
          20Shadow MagnetonShadow Pokémon iconShadow MagnetonElectricThunder Shock ElectricDischarge 71.981642.02258.8s157.3
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          About the results

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

          Shadow Swanna type chart

          When fighting Shadow Swanna, keep in mind the following that Water and Flying-type Pokémon are weak to Electric, and Rock type moves. They take reduced damage from Bug, Fighting, Fire, Steel, Water, and Ground type moves.


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