Best Stakataka counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Highest DPS

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          Best Stakataka counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *37.121698.779411.8s96.6
          2Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 34.19890.0817442.6s77.2
          3TerrakionTerrakionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *32.031030.6015482.7s76.3
          4Shadow GarchompShadow Pokémon iconShadow GarchompGroundMud Shot GroundEarth Power *30.981135.7914513.3s76.2
          5Shadow MamoswineShadow Pokémon iconShadow MamoswineGroundMud-Slap GroundHigh Horsepower 31.72910.9417488.1s73.4
          6Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorGroundMud-Slap GroundEarthquake 29.541117.6914529.8s73.3
          7Shadow MachampShadow Pokémon iconShadow MachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 31.91855.3818482.5s72.6
          8GroudonGroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *29.111079.7914519.4s71.8
          9Keldeo (Ordinary)Keldeo (Ordinary)FightingLow Kick FightingSacred Sword 30.15970.2016514.8s71.8
          10Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamFightingCounter *FightingFocus Blast 31.24774.9020496.1s69.7
          11Shadow HariyamaShadow Pokémon iconShadow HariyamaFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 29.85847.1918510.8s68.9
          12Mega SwampertMega Pokémon iconMega SwampertGroundMud Shot GroundEarthquake 26.821040.7215582.1s66.9
          13Shadow BlazikenShadow Pokémon iconShadow BlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 30.58678.5723510.4s66.4
          14Shadow UrsalunaShadow Pokémon iconShadow UrsalunaFightingRock Smash GroundHigh Horsepower *26.151038.7115595.8s65.7
          15LucarioLucarioFightingCounter FightingAura Sphere 30.66632.6024495.2s65.3
          16Mega LopunnyMega Pokémon iconMega LopunnyFightingDouble Kick FightingFocus Blast 28.33801.3919537.5s65.3
          17Shadow RhydonShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhydonGroundMud-Slap GroundEarthquake 27.36875.9718576.2s65.1
          18ConkeldurrConkeldurrFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 27.76826.6219565.7s64.9
          19Shadow Sirfetch'dShadow Pokémon iconShadow Sirfetch'dFightingCounter FightingClose Combat 29.62679.1123527.4s64.8
          20GarchompGarchompGroundMud Shot GroundEarth Power *25.97952.2516586.6s63.9
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          About the results

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

          Stakataka type chart

          When fighting Stakataka, keep in mind the following that Rock and Steel-type Pokémon are weak to Fighting, Ground, and Water type moves. They take reduced damage from Bug, Dragon, Fairy, Ice, Psychic, Rock, Flying, Normal, and Poison type moves.


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