Looking for the best ways to take down Xerneas in Pokémon GO Raid Battles? Our guide has got you covered with a comprehensive list of the top Xerneas counters, including the highest DPS and tankiest options.
Best Xerneas counters
About the results
Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Xerneas in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Xerneas 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 Xerneas 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 Xerneas counter is Shadow Metagross, followed by Mega Gengar, Metagross, and Mega Rayquaza. The table also includes Mega Beedrill, Nihilego, Melmetal, and Dialga, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.
Xerneas type chart
When fighting Xerneas, keep in mind the following that Fairy-type Pokémon are weak to Poison, and Steel type moves. They take reduced damage from Bug, Dark, Fighting, and Dragon type moves.
Type chart shows the percentage (%) of damage taken from an incoming attack of a particular type.