Pokemon Darkrai

Pokemon GO: Top 10 Best Counters For Darkrai Raid Battle

The Mythical Pokemon Darkrai is finally coming to Pokemon GO as part of the Halloween Event 2019 and it will be available in five-star raid battles.

Darkrai is a Dark-type Pokemon which only means that it is weak against Fighting, Bug, and Fairy-type Pokemon. There are lots of Pokemon that you can use in the game to take it down and to help you defeat Darkrai, we already compiled the best Pokemon counter against Darkrai.

Pokemon GO Darkrai

Top 10 Best Darkrai Counters

  • Machamp with Counter and Dynamic Punch
  • Togekiss with Charm and Dazzling Gleam
  • Hariyama with Counter and Dynamic Punch
  • Toxcroak with Counter and Dynamic Punch
  • Heracross with Counter and Close Combat
  • Breloom with Counter and Dynamic Punch
  • Blaziken with Counter and Focus Blast
  • Granbull with Charm and Play Rough
  • Gardevoir with Charm and Dazzling Gleam
  • Emboar with Low Kick and Focus Blast

As you may notice on the list above, most of them are Fighting and Fairy-type Pokemon. However, you can also use Bug-type Pokemon since it is also effective against Darkrai. Some of these Bug-type Pokemon that we recommend is Yanma with Bug Bite and Bug Buzz, Pinsir with Bug Bite and X Scissor, and Scizor with Fury Cutter and X Scissor.

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