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