Best Galarian Shadow Ponyta counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Galarian Shadow Ponyta counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega GengarMega Pokémon iconMega GengarGhostLick *GhostShadow Ball 67.442170.02264.4s160.6
          2Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 58.933175.242107.8s159.7
          3Shadow TyranitarShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 59.832123.96271.0s146.0
          4Mega BanetteMega Pokémon iconMega BanetteGhostShadow Claw GhostShadow Ball 60.991844.24260.5s143.0
          5Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 55.082009.48273.0s135.4
          6GholdengoGholdengoGhostHex GhostShadow Ball 47.732991.042125.3s134.3
          7Shadow CursolaShadow Pokémon iconShadow CursolaGhostHex GhostShadow Ball 58.321596.15382.1s133.4
          8Mega HoundoomMega Pokémon iconMega HoundoomDarkSnarl DarkFoul Play 53.502029.52275.9s132.8
          9Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut GhostShadow Ball *52.671828.80269.4s127.9
          10ChandelureChandelureGhostHex GhostShadow Ball 51.221928.37275.3s126.9
          11TyranitarTyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 49.432079.27284.1s125.9
          12Giratina (Origin Forme)Giratina (Origin Forme)GhostShadow Claw GhostShadow Force *47.892283.55295.4s125.8
          13Mega GyaradosMega Pokémon iconMega GyaradosDarkBite DarkCrunch 47.332148.24290.8s122.8
          14Mega PinsirMega Pokémon iconMega PinsirBugBug Bite BugX-Scissor 50.431762.203104.8s122.6
          15Mega ScizorMega Pokémon iconMega ScizorBugFury Cutter BugX-Scissor 44.812500.482111.6s122.5
          16Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamPsychicPsycho Cut GhostShadow Ball 51.341656.79396.8s122.4
          17Hoopa (Confined)Hoopa (Confined)GhostAstonish GhostShadow Ball 47.602073.62287.1s122.3
          18Shadow WeavileShadow Pokémon iconShadow WeavileDarkSnarl DarkFoul Play 55.801189.20485.3s119.9
          19Mega GardevoirMega Pokémon iconMega GardevoirGrassMagical Leaf GhostShadow Ball 47.121924.32281.7s119.1
          20DarkraiDarkraiDarkSnarl GhostShadow Ball 50.591535.54391.1s118.7
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Galarian Shadow Ponyta in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Galarian Shadow Ponyta 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 Galarian Shadow Ponyta 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 Galarian Shadow Ponyta counter is Mega Gengar, followed by Mega Tyranitar, Shadow Tyranitar, and Mega Banette. The table also includes Mega Rayquaza, Gholdengo, Shadow Cursola, and Mega Houndoom, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Galarian Shadow Ponyta type chart

          When fighting Galarian Shadow Ponyta, keep in mind the following that Psychic-type Pokémon are weak to Bug, Dark, and Ghost type moves. They take reduced damage from Fighting, and Psychic type moves.


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