Best Espathra counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best overall

          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Espathra counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 48.104619.58196.0s150.6
          2Shadow TyranitarShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 48.193087.142128.1s136.3
          3Mega HoundoomMega Pokémon iconMega HoundoomDarkSnarl DarkFoul Play 44.182450.992111.0s120.6
          4TyranitarTyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 40.113031.072151.2s118.3
          5Mega GyaradosMega Pokémon iconMega GyaradosDarkBite DarkCrunch 38.853112.522160.2s116.2
          6Mega GengarMega Pokémon iconMega GengarGhostLick *GhostShadow Ball 59.53863.42572.5s116.2
          7HydreigonHydreigonDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing *41.042556.862124.6s115.3
          8Shadow WeavileShadow Pokémon iconShadow WeavileDarkSnarl DarkFoul Play 45.301820.92280.4s114.1
          9Hoopa (Unbound)Hoopa (Unbound)GhostAstonish GhostShadow Ball 38.462848.012148.1s112.8
          10DarkraiDarkraiDarkSnarl GhostShadow Ball 41.522235.832107.7s112.5
          11Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 46.361544.54399.9s111.4
          12Mega BanetteMega Pokémon iconMega BanetteGhostShadow Claw GhostShadow Ball 52.511004.99476.6s109.8
          13Mega AbsolMega Pokémon iconMega AbsolDarkSnarl DarkDark Pulse 44.611603.943107.9s109.2
          14Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut GhostShadow Ball *44.001550.743105.7s107.2
          15YveltalYveltalDarkSnarl DarkDark Pulse 35.992554.402141.9s104.5
          16Shadow HoundoomShadow Pokémon iconShadow HoundoomDarkSnarl DarkFoul Play 42.291538.673109.1s103.9
          17GholdengoGholdengoGhostHex GhostShadow Ball 40.511728.993128.0s103.5
          18Shadow HonchkrowShadow Pokémon iconShadow HonchkrowDarkSnarl DarkDark Pulse 42.981443.033100.7s103.5
          19Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamPsychicPsycho Cut GhostShadow Ball 42.911413.06398.8s102.8
          20Shadow CursolaShadow Pokémon iconShadow CursolaGhostHex GhostShadow Ball 50.11865.95586.4s102.2
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          About the results

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

          Espathra type chart

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


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