Best Grimmsnarl counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best overall

          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Grimmsnarl counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Shadow MetagrossShadow Pokémon iconShadow MetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *52.17841.22580.6s104.5
          2Mega GardevoirMega Pokémon iconMega GardevoirFairyCharm FairyDazzling Gleam 45.841096.75495.7s101.4
          3Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 42.671026.35496.2s94.5
          4Mega BeedrillMega Pokémon iconMega BeedrillPoisonPoison Jab PoisonSludge Bomb 45.13793.50587.9s92.4
          5MetagrossMetagrossSteelBullet Punch SteelMeteor Mash *42.74821.07596.0s89.5
          6NihilegoNihilegoPoisonPoison Jab PoisonSludge Bomb 37.681124.474119.4s88.1
          7Mega GengarMega Pokémon iconMega GengarGhostLick *PoisonSludge Bomb 43.32691.96695.8s86.6
          8Shadow GardevoirShadow Pokémon iconShadow GardevoirFairyCharm FairyDazzling Gleam 41.64726.83587.3s85.1
          9Zacian (Hero)Zacian (Hero)SteelMetal Claw FairyPlay Rough 34.811159.514133.3s83.6
          10XerneasXerneasFairyGeomancy *FairyMoonblast 34.261164.184135.9s82.7
          11MelmetalMelmetalElectricThunder Shock SteelDouble Iron Bash *35.93954.154106.2s81.6
          12Shadow GranbullShadow Pokémon iconShadow GranbullFairyCharm FairyPlay Rough 38.87700.036108.1s80.1
          13DialgaDialgaSteelMetal Claw SteelIron Head 37.26787.555105.7s79.9
          14Mega ScizorMega Pokémon iconMega ScizorSteelBullet Punch SteelIron Head 35.35902.364102.1s79.5
          15Mega AggronMega Pokémon iconMega AggronSteelIron Tail SteelHeavy Slam 33.97990.624116.6s78.9
          16Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *32.461097.704135.3s78.3
          17XurkitreeXurkitreeElectricThunder Shock FairyDazzling Gleam 39.05626.62696.3s78.2
          18TogekissTogekissFairyCharm FairyDazzling Gleam 32.211092.384135.7s77.7
          19Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamFightingCounter *FairyDazzling Gleam *39.96544.60795.4s76.8
          20Shadow Ho-OhShadow Pokémon iconShadow Ho-OhSteelSteel Wing FlyingBrave Bird 33.39933.084111.8s76.8
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          About the results

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

          Grimmsnarl type chart

          When fighting Grimmsnarl, keep in mind the following that Dark and Fairy-type Pokémon are weak to Fairy, Poison, and Steel type moves. They take reduced damage from Ghost, Dark, Dragon, and Psychic type moves.


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