Best Shadow Onix counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Shadow Onix counters

          #
          Name
          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          DPS
          TDO
          Faints
          TTW
          Score
          1Primal KyogrePrimal KyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *59.924293.63171.7s174.3
          2Mega SwampertMega Pokémon iconMega SwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *52.533902.23174.3s154.2
          3Mega SceptileMega Pokémon iconMega SceptileGrassBullet Seed GrassFrenzy Plant *56.802133.29275.1s140.6
          4KartanaKartanaGrassRazor Leaf GrassLeaf Blade 52.952415.78291.2s137.6
          5Mega BlastoiseMega Pokémon iconMega BlastoiseWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *49.342791.912113.2s135.3
          6Mega GyaradosMega Pokémon iconMega GyaradosWaterWaterfall WaterHydro Pump 45.813049.442133.1s130.9
          7Shadow SwampertShadow Pokémon iconShadow SwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *48.112561.202106.5s130.0
          8KyogreKyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *46.602770.252118.9s129.4
          9Shadow KinglerShadow Pokémon iconShadow KinglerWaterBubble WaterCrabhammer 54.041656.59392.0s127.2
          10Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonGroundMud Shot GrassSolar Beam 44.073006.812136.5s126.7
          11Mega VenusaurMega Pokémon iconMega VenusaurGrassVine Whip GrassFrenzy Plant *46.032488.732108.1s124.8
          12Shadow FeraligatrShadow Pokémon iconShadow FeraligatrWaterWater Gun *WaterHydro Cannon *47.681995.70283.7s121.3
          13ZarudeZarudeGrassVine Whip GrassPower Whip 43.492626.612120.8s121.2
          14Shadow TorterraShadow Pokémon iconShadow TorterraGrassRazor Leaf GrassFrenzy Plant *44.882273.382101.3s119.7
          15Shaymin (Sky)Shaymin (Sky)GrassMagical Leaf GrassGrass Knot 47.901864.90277.9s119.6
          16Shadow TangrowthShadow Pokémon iconShadow TangrowthGrassVine Whip GrassPower Whip 45.651994.30287.4s117.4
          17Shadow SceptileShadow Pokémon iconShadow SceptileGrassBullet Seed GrassFrenzy Plant *48.981552.79395.1s116.2
          18Shadow VenusaurShadow Pokémon iconShadow VenusaurGrassVine Whip GrassFrenzy Plant *46.791731.003111.0s115.4
          19Shadow GyaradosShadow Pokémon iconShadow GyaradosWaterWaterfall WaterHydro Pump 45.761703.993111.7s113.0
          20SwampertSwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *40.012498.262124.9s112.5
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          About the results

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

          Shadow Onix type chart

          When fighting Shadow Onix, keep in mind the following that Rock and Ground-type Pokémon are weak to Grass, Water, Fighting, Ground, Ice, and Steel type moves. They take reduced damage from Fire, Flying, Normal, Rock, Electric, and Poison type moves.

          Weaknesses
          GrassGrass256.0%
          WaterWater256.0%
          FightingFighting160.0%
          GroundGround160.0%
          IceIce160.0%
          SteelSteel160.0%
          Resistances
          ElectricElectric39.1%
          PoisonPoison39.1%
          FireFire62.5%
          FlyingFlying62.5%
          NormalNormal62.5%
          RockRock62.5%

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