Best Polteageist counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Polteageist counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 34.622040.282117.9s95.9
          2Shadow TyranitarShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 35.061356.733116.1s87.4
          3Mega GengarMega Pokémon iconMega GengarGhostLick *GhostShadow Ball 42.81491.69891.9s78.8
          4Mega HoundoomMega Pokémon iconMega HoundoomDarkSnarl DarkFoul Play 31.441114.174141.8s76.7
          5TyranitarTyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 29.101336.093137.7s75.8
          6Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 33.12896.135135.3s75.5
          7HydreigonHydreigonDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing *29.761183.324159.1s74.7
          8Mega GyaradosMega Pokémon iconMega GyaradosDarkBite DarkCrunch 27.781431.023154.5s74.4
          9Shadow WeavileShadow Pokémon iconShadow WeavileDarkSnarl DarkFoul Play 32.36825.335127.5s72.7
          10DarkraiDarkraiDarkSnarl GhostShadow Ball 29.471014.434137.7s71.4
          11Mega BanetteMega Pokémon iconMega BanetteGhostShadow Claw GhostShadow Ball 38.98426.73998.5s70.9
          12Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut GhostShadow Ball *36.36521.117100.3s70.8
          13Mega AbsolMega Pokémon iconMega AbsolDarkSnarl DarkDark Pulse 31.79724.215113.9s69.4
          14YveltalYveltalDarkSnarl DarkDark Pulse 25.651161.544181.2s66.5
          15Shadow HonchkrowShadow Pokémon iconShadow HonchkrowDarkSnarl DarkDark Pulse 31.01655.736126.9s66.5
          16Shadow HoundoomShadow Pokémon iconShadow HoundoomDarkSnarl DarkFoul Play 30.34698.236138.1s66.4
          17Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamPsychicPsycho Cut GhostShadow Ball 34.29463.518108.1s65.7
          18Shadow CursolaShadow Pokémon iconShadow CursolaGhostHex GhostShadow Ball 37.05365.921098.8s65.7
          19GuzzlordGuzzlordDarkSnarl DarkBrutal Swing 24.831148.054185.0s64.7
          20ZarudeZarudeDarkBite DarkDark Pulse 24.381195.154196.1s64.5
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          About the results

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

          Polteageist type chart

          When fighting Polteageist, keep in mind the following that Ghost-type Pokémon are weak to Dark, and Ghost type moves. They take reduced damage from Bug, Poison, Fighting, and Normal type moves.


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