Best Kyurem (Black) counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Kyurem (Black) counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage 45.33484.1231331.1s81.9
          2Shadow MetagrossShadow Pokémon iconShadow MetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *37.08705.7622418.8s77.4
          3Shadow SalamenceShadow Pokémon iconShadow SalamenceDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage *43.66303.5650347.6s70.9
          4Shadow GarchompShadow Pokémon iconShadow GarchompDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage 39.63381.9440385.5s69.8
          5Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorRockSmack Down RockRock Wrecker *36.11460.9633421.2s68.3
          6TerrakionTerrakionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *34.86512.0030440.6s68.2
          7Mega SalamenceMega Pokémon iconMega SalamenceDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage *36.55438.9535420.4s68.0
          8Mega GardevoirMega Pokémon iconMega GardevoirFairyCharm FairyDazzling Gleam 34.23534.0029452.4s68.0
          9Shadow DragoniteShadow Pokémon iconShadow DragoniteDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage 40.11314.1048375.9s67.1
          10Mega LatiosMega Pokémon iconMega LatiosDragonDragon Breath DragonDragon Claw 35.80439.6835429.9s67.0
          11Keldeo (Ordinary)Keldeo (Ordinary)FightingLow Kick FightingSacred Sword 32.05611.6225477.2s67.0
          12MetagrossMetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *30.51691.2522498.5s66.6
          13Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 34.17490.3931444.9s66.5
          14Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonDragonDragon Tail GroundPrecipice Blades *29.91675.4623519.5s65.2
          15Mega DiancieMega Pokémon iconMega DiancieRockRock Throw RockRock Slide 35.09417.1736428.0s65.2
          16Shadow MachampShadow Pokémon iconShadow MachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 34.93395.4438430.2s64.1
          17Shadow HariyamaShadow Pokémon iconShadow HariyamaFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 34.08410.8337446.0s63.5
          18Shadow LatiosShadow Pokémon iconShadow LatiosDragonDragon Breath DragonDragon Claw 36.52333.6745411.2s63.5
          19Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarRockSmack Down *RockStone Edge 29.36621.4925529.2s63.0
          20Mega LatiasMega Pokémon iconMega LatiasDragonDragon Breath DragonOutrage 32.05477.0732476.3s63.0
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          About the results

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

          Kyurem (Black) type chart

          When fighting Kyurem (Black), keep in mind the following that Dragon and Ice-type Pokémon are weak to Dragon, Fairy, Fighting, Rock, and Steel type moves. They take reduced damage from Electric, Grass, and Water type moves.


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