Best Great Tusk counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Great Tusk counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 42.803065.532143.2s124.5
          2Primal KyogrePrimal KyogreWaterWaterfall WaterOrigin Pulse *34.662933.692169.3s105.1
          3Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicConfusion PsychicPsystrike *38.181937.992101.5s101.9
          4Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamPsychicConfusion PsychicPsychic *35.431667.773141.2s92.8
          5RayquazaRayquazaFlyingAir Slash FlyingDragon Ascent 33.051865.002112.9s90.6
          6LunalaLunalaPsychicConfusion PsychicPsychic 25.014291.401171.6s90.5
          7Mega SwampertMega Pokémon iconMega SwampertWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *30.852261.382146.6s90.3
          8Mega LatiosMega Pokémon iconMega LatiosPsychicZen Headbutt PsychicPsychic 30.942108.262136.3s88.9
          9MewtwoMewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut PsychicPsystrike *31.701903.332120.1s88.2
          10Mega GardevoirMega Pokémon iconMega GardevoirPsychicConfusion PsychicPsychic 31.711857.772117.2s87.7
          11Shadow MetagrossShadow Pokémon iconShadow MetagrossPsychicZen Headbutt PsychicPsychic 28.742409.882167.7s87.0
          12Mega SceptileMega Pokémon iconMega SceptileGrassBullet Seed GrassFrenzy Plant *32.491622.983149.8s86.4
          13KartanaKartanaGrassRazor Leaf GrassLeaf Blade 30.471873.702123.0s85.3
          14Mega GengarMega Pokémon iconMega GengarGhostLick *PsychicPsychic *26.182821.492215.6s84.3
          15Hoopa (Confined)Hoopa (Confined)PsychicConfusion PsychicPsychic 25.482899.482227.6s83.2
          16Mega BlastoiseMega Pokémon iconMega BlastoiseWaterWater Gun WaterHydro Cannon *28.821917.222133.1s82.3
          17Shadow MoltresShadow Pokémon iconShadow MoltresFlyingWing Attack FlyingSky Attack *30.981517.063146.9s81.9
          18Hoopa (Unbound)Hoopa (Unbound)PsychicConfusion PsychicPsychic 30.481565.123154.1s81.6
          19Shadow LatiosShadow Pokémon iconShadow LatiosPsychicZen Headbutt PsychicPsychic 30.331570.963155.4s81.4
          20Mega LatiasMega Pokémon iconMega LatiasPsychicZen Headbutt PsychicPsychic 26.842177.702162.3s80.6
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          About the results

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

          Great Tusk type chart

          When fighting Great Tusk, keep in mind the following that Ground and Fighting-type Pokémon are weak to Fairy, Flying, Grass, Ice, Psychic, and Water type moves. They take reduced damage from Bug, Dark, Poison, Electric, and Rock type moves.


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