Best Lycanroc (Midnight) counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Lycanroc (Midnight) counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *47.071719.813109.6s115.7
          2Primal KyogrePrimal KyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *47.361559.21398.8s113.4
          3Shadow MetagrossShadow Pokémon iconShadow MetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *45.541318.02386.8s105.6
          4Mega SceptileMega Pokémon iconMega SceptileGrassBullet Seed GrassFrenzy Plant *45.171085.34496.1s100.0
          5Mega SwampertMega Pokémon iconMega SwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *43.761186.824108.5s99.9
          6Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 43.17969.73489.8s94.0
          7Shadow GarchompShadow Pokémon iconShadow GarchompGroundMud Shot GroundEarth Power *40.171164.794116.0s93.2
          8TerrakionTerrakionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *41.661028.72498.8s92.9
          9KartanaKartanaGrassRazor Leaf GrassLeaf Blade 42.44957.22490.2s92.5
          10MetagrossMetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *37.661290.633102.8s91.1
          11Mega BlastoiseMega Pokémon iconMega BlastoiseWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *40.311037.184102.9s90.8
          12Shadow MachampShadow Pokémon iconShadow MachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 41.37863.865104.4s88.4
          13Keldeo (Ordinary)Keldeo (Ordinary)FightingLow Kick FightingSacred Sword 39.071024.014104.8s88.4
          14Mega VenusaurMega Pokémon iconMega VenusaurGrassVine Whip GrassFrenzy Plant *36.681174.584128.1s87.3
          15GroudonGroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *36.771123.774122.2s86.5
          16Mega GyaradosMega Pokémon iconMega GyaradosWaterWaterfall WaterHydro Pump 36.101184.704131.3s86.4
          17Shadow SwampertShadow Pokémon iconShadow SwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *41.30774.35593.7s85.9
          18ZarudeZarudeGrassVine Whip GrassPower Whip 34.611310.203113.6s85.8
          19LucarioLucarioFightingCounter FightingAura Sphere 38.50923.00495.9s85.2
          20Shadow HariyamaShadow Pokémon iconShadow HariyamaFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 39.08873.775111.8s85.0
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          About the results

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

          Lycanroc (Midnight) type chart

          When fighting Lycanroc (Midnight), keep in mind the following that Rock-type Pokémon are weak to Fighting, Grass, Ground, Steel, and Water type moves. They take reduced damage from Fire, Flying, Normal, and Poison type moves.


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