Best Tapu Bulu counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Tapu Bulu counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega BeedrillMega Pokémon iconMega BeedrillPoisonPoison Jab PoisonSludge Bomb 43.691096.3514351.3s97.8
          2Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 40.931317.7012386.3s97.5
          3Mega GengarMega Pokémon iconMega GengarGhostLick *PoisonSludge Bomb 40.751115.5714383.2s93.2
          4NihilegoNihilegoPoisonPoison Jab PoisonSludge Bomb 37.581054.1815420.8s86.5
          5RoseradeRoseradePoisonPoison Jab PoisonSludge Bomb 35.49880.6118446.6s79.2
          6Shadow VictreebelShadow Pokémon iconShadow VictreebelPoisonAcid PoisonSludge Bomb 37.73719.1821400.3s78.8
          7Shadow VileplumeShadow Pokémon iconShadow VileplumePoisonAcid PoisonSludge Bomb 36.24795.8819417.3s78.4
          8Mega Y CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega Y CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *30.631227.8013521.1s77.1
          9Shadow MukShadow Pokémon iconShadow MukPoisonPoison Jab PoisonGunk Shot 33.01857.7918467.7s74.5
          10OverqwilOverqwilPoisonPoison Jab PoisonSludge Bomb 33.95704.9522456.8s72.5
          11Shadow SkuntankShadow Pokémon iconShadow SkuntankPoisonPoison Jab PoisonSludge Bomb 36.04573.4927429.7s72.0
          12RayquazaRayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 31.90802.1319477.8s71.4
          13Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *32.76737.9121473.0s71.4
          14Muk (Alola Shadow)Shadow Pokémon iconMuk (Alola Shadow)PoisonPoison Jab PoisonGunk Shot 33.37679.6123468.4s70.9
          15Shadow MoltresShadow Pokémon iconShadow MoltresFireFire Spin FlyingSky Attack *29.32952.5916519.9s70.0
          16Shadow MetagrossShadow Pokémon iconShadow MetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *31.34749.2721502.0s69.3
          17ScolipedeScolipedePoisonPoison Jab PoisonSludge Bomb 29.97830.6219526.6s68.8
          18ToxicroakToxicroakPoisonPoison Jab PoisonSludge Bomb 32.49643.7124475.4s68.6
          19GengarGengarGhostLick *PoisonSludge Bomb 31.91678.2823488.9s68.5
          20VictreebelVictreebelPoisonAcid PoisonSludge Bomb 31.12707.3222500.0s68.0
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Tapu Bulu in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Tapu Bulu 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 Tapu Bulu 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 Tapu Bulu counter is Mega Beedrill, followed by Mega Rayquaza, Mega Gengar, and Nihilego. The table also includes Roserade, Shadow Victreebel, Shadow Vileplume, and Mega Y Charizard, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Tapu Bulu type chart

          When fighting Tapu Bulu, keep in mind the following that Grass and Fairy-type Pokémon are weak to Poison, Fire, Flying, Ice, and Steel type moves. They take reduced damage from Dark, Electric, Fighting, Grass, Ground, Water, and Dragon type moves.


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