Best Amoonguss counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Highest DPS

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          Best Amoonguss counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 63.702903.10291.1s165.5
          2Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicConfusion PsychicPsystrike *58.641265.46364.7s126.4
          3Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *51.011713.673100.8s122.8
          4Mega Y CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega Y CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *49.121874.69276.3s122.1
          5RayquazaRayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 49.331766.103107.4s120.7
          6Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamPsychicConfusion PsychicPsychic *52.911070.76480.9s112.2
          7Shadow MoltresShadow Pokémon iconShadow MoltresFireFire Spin FlyingSky Attack *46.961456.65393.1s110.8
          8ReshiramReshiramFireFire Fang FireFusion Flare *43.551811.55283.2s110.6
          9Mega LatiosMega Pokémon iconMega LatiosPsychicZen Headbutt PsychicPsychic 46.201499.77397.4s110.3
          10MewtwoMewtwoPsychicConfusion PsychicPsystrike *48.181237.93377.1s108.5
          11Shadow Ho-OhShadow Pokémon iconShadow Ho-OhFireIncinerate FlyingBrave Bird 41.971741.863124.5s106.5
          12Mega GardevoirMega Pokémon iconMega GardevoirPsychicConfusion PsychicPsychic 47.361203.88376.3s106.3
          13YveltalYveltalFlyingGust FlyingOblivion Wing *40.281919.75295.3s105.8
          14Mega X CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega X CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *42.441626.153115.0s105.6
          15Shadow BlazikenShadow Pokémon iconShadow BlazikenFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *46.441130.77497.4s103.2
          16Hoopa (Unbound)Hoopa (Unbound)PsychicConfusion PsychicPsychic 45.281206.68379.9s102.9
          17Shadow EnteiShadow Pokémon iconShadow EnteiFireFire Fang FireOverheat 43.031399.26397.5s102.8
          18HeatranHeatranFireFire Spin FireMagma Storm *37.802052.562108.6s102.6
          19Shadow MetagrossShadow Pokémon iconShadow MetagrossPsychicZen Headbutt PsychicPsychic 43.251341.40393.0s102.1
          20Shadow LatiosShadow Pokémon iconShadow LatiosPsychicZen Headbutt PsychicPsychic 45.771117.25497.6s101.7
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          About the results

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

          Amoonguss type chart

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


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