Best Rillaboom counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Rillaboom counters

          #
          Name
          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          DPS
          TDO
          Faints
          TTW
          Score
          1Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 52.833082.39172.8s146.0
          2RayquazaRayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 40.831874.20195.9s106.3
          3Mega Y CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega Y CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *41.211777.63295.5s105.6
          4Shadow MoltresShadow Pokémon iconShadow MoltresFireFire Spin FlyingSky Attack *39.341378.492102.0s95.7
          5Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *44.75886.37496.7s94.4
          6Shadow Ho-OhShadow Pokémon iconShadow Ho-OhFireIncinerate FlyingBrave Bird 35.301655.822110.7s92.4
          7ReshiramReshiramFireFire Fang FireFusion Flare *37.051172.093109.5s87.9
          8Mega PinsirMega Pokémon iconMega PinsirBugBug Bite BugX-Scissor 32.681657.282118.8s87.2
          9YveltalYveltalFlyingGust FlyingOblivion Wing *34.261416.832115.2s86.9
          10Shadow CharizardShadow Pokémon iconShadow CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *35.971097.273113.2s84.5
          11Mega X CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega X CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *36.371060.023112.6s84.5
          12Mega PidgeotMega Pokémon iconMega PidgeotFlyingGust *FlyingBrave Bird 35.591128.173113.9s84.4
          13Mega SalamenceMega Pokémon iconMega SalamenceFireFire Fang FireFire Blast 29.711925.411128.7s84.3
          14Mega BeedrillMega Pokémon iconMega BeedrillBugBug Bite *PoisonSludge Bomb 37.64886.144111.9s82.9
          15MoltresMoltresFireFire Spin FlyingSky Attack *32.601355.542121.1s82.8
          16Mega GengarMega Pokémon iconMega GengarGhostLick *PoisonSludge Bomb 38.65758.184112.1s81.3
          17Shadow HonchkrowShadow Pokémon iconShadow HonchkrowFlyingPeck FlyingSky Attack 38.45740.414113.1s80.5
          18Shadow BlazikenShadow Pokémon iconShadow BlazikenFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *41.34587.656111.6s80.3
          19Shadow SalamenceShadow Pokémon iconShadow SalamenceFireFire Fang FireFire Blast 32.141248.032123.6s80.2
          20Ho-OhHo-OhFireIncinerate FlyingBrave Bird 29.401630.722131.3s80.2
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Rillaboom in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Rillaboom 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 Rillaboom 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 Rillaboom counter is Mega Rayquaza, followed by Rayquaza, Mega Y Charizard, and Shadow Moltres. The table also includes Mega Blaziken, Shadow Ho-Oh, Reshiram, and Mega Pinsir, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Rillaboom type chart

          When fighting Rillaboom, keep in mind the following that Grass-type Pokémon are weak to Bug, Fire, Flying, Ice, and Poison type moves. They take reduced damage from Electric, Grass, Ground, and Water type moves.

          Weaknesses
          BugBug160.0%
          FireFire160.0%
          FlyingFlying160.0%
          IceIce160.0%
          PoisonPoison160.0%
          Resistances
          ElectricElectric62.5%
          GrassGrass62.5%
          GroundGround62.5%
          WaterWater62.5%

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