Best Shadow Cursola counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Shadow Cursola counters

          #
          Name
          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          DPS
          TDO
          Faints
          TTW
          Score
          1Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 43.441907.20287.8s111.8
          2Shadow TyranitarShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 44.401271.20385.9s102.7
          3Mega GengarMega Pokémon iconMega GengarGhostLick *GhostShadow Ball 51.59756.87573.4s101.0
          4Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 40.791161.854113.9s94.2
          5HydreigonHydreigonDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing *36.971298.213105.4s90.0
          6Mega GyaradosMega Pokémon iconMega GyaradosDarkBite DarkCrunch 34.421567.863136.7s89.4
          7Mega BanetteMega Pokémon iconMega BanetteGhostShadow Claw GhostShadow Ball 47.42595.88788.0s89.3
          8TyranitarTyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 36.631247.303102.2s88.5
          9Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut GhostShadow Ball *44.61671.56690.3s87.9
          10Mega HoundoomMega Pokémon iconMega HoundoomDarkSnarl DarkFoul Play 39.69925.90493.3s87.2
          11DarkraiDarkraiDarkSnarl GhostShadow Ball 36.761034.454112.6s84.7
          12Shadow WeavileShadow Pokémon iconShadow WeavileDarkSnarl DarkFoul Play 40.80754.53592.5s84.6
          13Shadow CursolaShadow Pokémon iconShadow CursolaGhostHex GhostShadow Ball 45.16512.11890.7s82.9
          14Mega AbsolMega Pokémon iconMega AbsolDarkSnarl DarkDark Pulse 39.77738.48592.9s82.5
          15Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamPsychicPsycho Cut GhostShadow Ball 42.16598.20799.3s81.8
          16Giratina (Origin Forme)Giratina (Origin Forme)GhostShadow Claw GhostShadow Force *36.10919.934101.9s81.1
          17GuzzlordGuzzlordDarkSnarl DarkBrutal Swing 31.131268.413122.2s78.6
          18Shadow HonchkrowShadow Pokémon iconShadow HonchkrowDarkSnarl DarkDark Pulse 39.57604.03691.6s78.2
          19Mega AmpharosMega Pokémon iconMega AmpharosElectricVolt Switch DarkBrutal Swing 33.81943.034111.6s77.7
          20GholdengoGholdengoGhostHex GhostShadow Ball 37.29703.126113.1s77.7
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          About the results

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

          Shadow Cursola type chart

          When fighting Shadow Cursola, 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.

          Weaknesses
          DarkDark160.0%
          GhostGhost160.0%
          Resistances
          FightingFighting39.1%
          NormalNormal39.1%
          BugBug62.5%
          PoisonPoison62.5%

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