Best Reshiram counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Reshiram counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage 37.43602.2025402.2s75.0
          2Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *33.15813.1919466.1s73.8
          3Shadow SalamenceShadow Pokémon iconShadow SalamenceDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage *35.28371.0141431.1s63.5
          4Shadow GarchompShadow Pokémon iconShadow GarchompDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage 32.31482.7132478.1s63.5
          5Mega SalamenceMega Pokémon iconMega SalamenceDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage *30.49550.3228505.4s62.8
          6Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorGroundMud-Slap RockRock Wrecker *30.21554.6028514.0s62.5
          7Mega DiancieMega Pokémon iconMega DiancieRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 29.99550.2128513.7s62.1
          8Mega LatiosMega Pokémon iconMega LatiosDragonDragon Breath DragonDragon Claw 30.54479.4532502.4s60.8
          9Shadow DragoniteShadow Pokémon iconShadow DragoniteDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage 32.77387.5639461.2s60.8
          10Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 25.52694.1622598.3s58.3
          11Mega LatiasMega Pokémon iconMega LatiasDragonDragon Breath DragonOutrage 27.49521.8029550.5s57.4
          12Shadow LatiosShadow Pokémon iconShadow LatiosDragonDragon Breath DragonDragon Claw 30.84361.2642491.9s57.1
          13RayquazaRayquazaDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage 29.29367.1241513.9s55.1
          14GarchompGarchompDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage 26.40470.8232570.6s54.3
          15Mega AerodactylMega Pokémon iconMega AerodactylRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 27.15429.7135553.9s54.2
          16ZekromZekromDragonDragon Breath DragonOutrage 27.08430.1735555.9s54.1
          17SalamenceSalamenceDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage *28.69360.4242527.7s54.0
          18RhyperiorRhyperiorGroundMud-Slap RockRock Wrecker *24.71540.7728612.8s53.4
          19GroudonGroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *26.20449.0734582.7s53.3
          20PalkiaPalkiaDragonDragon Tail DragonDraco Meteor 26.14445.7634579.8s53.1
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          About the results

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

          Reshiram type chart

          When fighting Reshiram, keep in mind the following that Dragon and Fire-type Pokémon are weak to Dragon, Ground, and Rock type moves. They take reduced damage from Bug, Electric, Steel, Fire, and Grass type moves.


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