Best Vanilluxe counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Vanilluxe counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFightingCounter FireBlast Burn *40.151395.773104.3s97.5
          2Mega Y CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega Y CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *38.471264.30398.6s92.1
          3Shadow MetagrossShadow Pokémon iconShadow MetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *38.271139.614119.1s89.4
          4ReshiramReshiramFireFire Fang FireFusion Flare *34.101146.494134.5s82.1
          5HeatranHeatranFireFire Spin FireMagma Storm *29.241817.422124.3s82.1
          6Shadow BlazikenShadow Pokémon iconShadow BlazikenFightingCounter FireBlast Burn *36.53920.594100.8s81.8
          7Shadow EnteiShadow Pokémon iconShadow EnteiFireFire Fang FireOverheat 33.401188.794142.4s81.6
          8Keldeo (Ordinary)Keldeo (Ordinary)FightingLow Kick FightingSacred Sword 31.831251.123117.9s79.7
          9Mega X CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega X CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *33.371033.734123.9s78.7
          10TerrakionTerrakionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *35.08874.215124.6s78.4
          11Shadow MoltresShadow Pokémon iconShadow MoltresFireFire Spin FireOverheat 34.38915.204106.5s78.1
          12MetagrossMetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *31.671118.654141.3s77.2
          13Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonGroundMud Shot FireFire Punch *29.991316.643131.7s77.2
          14Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorRockSmack Down RockRock Wrecker *36.34672.106111.0s75.4
          15Mega HoundoomMega Pokémon iconMega HoundoomFireFire Fang FireFlamethrower 31.651011.634127.8s75.3
          16Shadow InfernapeShadow Pokémon iconShadow InfernapeFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *33.30859.735129.1s75.1
          17Mega DiancieMega Pokémon iconMega DiancieRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 36.77617.846100.8s74.4
          18Shadow TyphlosionShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyphlosionFireIncinerate FireBlast Burn *32.50882.915135.8s74.2
          19Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 35.42679.086115.0s74.1
          20Shadow MachampShadow Pokémon iconShadow MachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 34.96705.236121.0s74.1
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Vanilluxe in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Vanilluxe 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 Vanilluxe 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 Vanilluxe counter is Mega Blaziken, followed by Mega Y Charizard, Shadow Metagross, and Reshiram. The table also includes Heatran, Shadow Blaziken, Shadow Entei, and Keldeo (Ordinary), among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Vanilluxe type chart

          When fighting Vanilluxe, keep in mind the following that Ice-type Pokémon are weak to Fighting, Fire, Rock, and Steel type moves. They take reduced damage from Ice type moves.


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