Best Zacian (Crowned Sword) counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Zacian (Crowned Sword) counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *29.30889.4016579.4s68.8
          2Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *31.16428.7534621.3s60.0
          3Mega Y CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega Y CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *29.46497.4730629.8s59.7
          4ReshiramReshiramFireFire Fang FireFusion Flare *25.35499.3230711.8s53.4
          5Shadow GarchompShadow Pokémon iconShadow GarchompGroundMud Shot GroundEarth Power *26.87394.6238710.3s52.6
          6Mega X CharizardMega Pokémon iconMega X CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *25.30459.1332723.5s52.2
          7Shadow BlazikenShadow Pokémon iconShadow BlazikenFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *29.18287.7452722.5s51.7
          8Shadow EnteiShadow Pokémon iconShadow EnteiFireFire Fang FireOverheat 25.16414.8336740.9s50.7
          9Shadow MoltresShadow Pokémon iconShadow MoltresFireFire Spin FireOverheat 25.55346.5143760.3s49.0
          10Shadow CharizardShadow Pokémon iconShadow CharizardFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *26.40311.3448760.9s48.9
          11GroudonGroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *23.26451.4733777.8s48.8
          12HeatranHeatranFireFire Spin FireMagma Storm *23.02461.7632781.6s48.7
          13Shadow InfernapeShadow Pokémon iconShadow InfernapeFireFire Spin FireBlast Burn *26.80271.2455780.9s47.8
          14Shadow TyphlosionShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyphlosionFireIncinerate FireBlast Burn *25.35319.1447779.8s47.7
          15Shadow MamoswineShadow Pokémon iconShadow MamoswineGroundMud-Slap GroundHigh Horsepower 26.73257.5158794.3s47.1
          16Mega HoundoomMega Pokémon iconMega HoundoomFireFire Fang FireFlamethrower 24.49326.3245796.3s46.8
          17Shadow Ho-OhShadow Pokémon iconShadow Ho-OhFireIncinerate FireSacred Fire *22.38410.1336816.6s46.3
          18Mega SwampertMega Pokémon iconMega SwampertGroundMud Shot GroundEarthquake 21.23463.2932836.1s45.9
          19Shadow ArcanineShadow Pokémon iconShadow ArcanineFireFire Fang FireFlamethrower 23.89320.2646815.1s45.7
          20VolcaronaVolcaronaFireFire Spin FireOverheat 22.08405.2337827.5s45.7
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Zacian (Crowned Sword) in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Zacian (Crowned Sword) 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 Zacian (Crowned Sword) 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 Zacian (Crowned Sword) counter is Primal Groudon, followed by Mega Blaziken, Mega Y Charizard, and Reshiram. The table also includes Shadow Garchomp, Mega X Charizard, Shadow Blaziken, and Shadow Entei, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Zacian (Crowned Sword) type chart

          When fighting Zacian (Crowned Sword), keep in mind the following that Fairy and Steel-type Pokémon are weak to Fire, and Ground type moves. They take reduced damage from Dark, Fairy, Flying, Grass, Ice, Normal, Poison, Psychic, Rock, Bug, and Dragon type moves.


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