Best Obstagoon counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Obstagoon counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 54.821460.49379.9s124.5
          2TerrakionTerrakionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *51.711704.48398.9s123.9
          3Keldeo (Ordinary)Keldeo (Ordinary)FightingLow Kick FightingSacred Sword 48.491583.29397.9s115.9
          4Shadow MachampShadow Pokémon iconShadow MachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 52.201209.71369.5s114.5
          5Shadow HariyamaShadow Pokémon iconShadow HariyamaFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 49.081220.82374.6s109.6
          6Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamFightingCounter *FightingFocus Blast 49.911064.61485.3s107.3
          7LucarioLucarioFightingCounter FightingAura Sphere 49.181112.03490.4s107.2
          8ConkeldurrConkeldurrFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 44.771369.08391.7s105.3
          9Shadow BlazikenShadow Pokémon iconShadow BlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 49.09947.01477.2s102.9
          10Mega LopunnyMega Pokémon iconMega LopunnyFightingDouble Kick FightingFocus Blast 45.281145.614101.2s101.6
          11Shadow Sirfetch'dShadow Pokémon iconShadow Sirfetch'dFightingCounter FightingClose Combat 47.46936.00478.9s100.0
          12Galarian ZapdosGalarian ZapdosFightingCounter FightingClose Combat 40.641441.423106.4s99.2
          13MachampMachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 43.071185.214110.1s98.6
          14BuzzwoleBuzzwoleFightingCounter FightingSuperpower 39.661509.853114.2s98.5
          15CobalionCobalionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *38.641555.313120.8s97.3
          16PheromosaPheromosaFightingLow Kick FightingFocus Blast 48.21744.11577.2s95.6
          17HawluchaHawluchaFightingLow Kick FightingFlying Press 41.551114.584107.3s94.6
          18VirizionVirizionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *39.081324.813101.7s94.3
          19HariyamaHariyamaFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 40.241191.714118.5s93.9
          20Shadow PoliwrathShadow Pokémon iconShadow PoliwrathFightingCounter *FightingDynamic Punch 41.061080.144105.2s93.0
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Obstagoon in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Obstagoon 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 Obstagoon 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 Obstagoon counter is Mega Blaziken, followed by Terrakion, Keldeo (Ordinary), and Shadow Machamp. The table also includes Shadow Hariyama, Mega Alakazam, Lucario, and Conkeldurr, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Obstagoon type chart

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


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