Best Inkay counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Highest DPS

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          Best Inkay counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega PinsirMega Pokémon iconMega PinsirBugBug Bite BugX-Scissor 84.614235.11150.1s225.1
          2Mega ScizorMega Pokémon iconMega ScizorBugFury Cutter BugX-Scissor 75.455206.41169.0s217.5
          3VolcaronaVolcaronaBugBug Bite BugBug Buzz 80.004051.46150.6s213.4
          4PheromosaPheromosaBugBug Bite BugBug Buzz 98.611996.17240.5s209.2
          5Shadow ScizorShadow Pokémon iconShadow ScizorBugFury Cutter BugX-Scissor 78.343531.52290.2s203.0
          6Mega BeedrillMega Pokémon iconMega BeedrillBugBug Bite *BugX-Scissor 86.192414.42256.0s198.3
          7Shadow PinsirShadow Pokémon iconShadow PinsirBugBug Bite BugX-Scissor 81.472827.18269.4s197.7
          8Shadow ScytherShadow Pokémon iconShadow ScytherBugFury Cutter BugBug Buzz *80.022752.53268.8s193.8
          9Genesect (Shock)Genesect (Shock)BugFury Cutter BugX-Scissor 69.054002.40158.0s190.5
          10Genesect (Normal)Genesect (Normal)BugFury Cutter BugX-Scissor 69.054002.40158.0s190.5
          11Genesect (Douse)Genesect (Douse)BugFury Cutter BugX-Scissor 69.054002.40158.0s190.5
          12Genesect (Chill)Genesect (Chill)BugFury Cutter BugX-Scissor 69.054002.40158.0s190.5
          13Genesect (Burn)Genesect (Burn)BugFury Cutter BugX-Scissor 69.054002.40158.0s190.5
          14VikavoltVikavoltBugBug Bite BugX-Scissor 72.213052.62284.6s184.1
          15EscavalierEscavalierBugBug Bite BugMegahorn 67.283667.02154.5s182.8
          16YanmegaYanmegaBugBug Bite BugBug Buzz 71.153096.35287.0s182.7
          17ScizorScizorBugFury Cutter BugX-Scissor 65.173458.692106.1s175.9
          18Mega GardevoirMega Pokémon iconMega GardevoirFairyCharm FairyDazzling Gleam 61.533829.50162.2s172.8
          19PinsirPinsirBugBug Bite BugX-Scissor 67.672774.41282.0s171.2
          20LokixLokixBugBug Bite BugBug Buzz 60.983551.492116.5s168.5
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Inkay in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Inkay 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 Inkay 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 Inkay counter is Mega Pinsir, followed by Mega Scizor, Volcarona, and Pheromosa. The table also includes Shadow Scizor, Mega Beedrill, Shadow Pinsir, and Shadow Scyther, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Inkay type chart

          When fighting Inkay, keep in mind the following that Dark and Psychic-type Pokémon are weak to Bug, and Fairy type moves. They take reduced damage from Psychic type moves.


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