Pokemon GO Raid Bosses: December 2019

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Here are the Pokemon GO Raid Bosses and the best counters to use against them.

The counters we recommend were researched from GamePress and User JaceMasood on The Silph Road Subreddit.

The Raid Bosses were found on The Silph Road.

The list will continue to be updated as the Raid Bosses change in the game.

Update (December 24, 2019): Updated the Raid Boss List with the arrival of the Holidays 2019 Event.

Here’s the full list of Pokemon GO Raid Bosses:


Tier One:

  • Snorunt – Machamp, Rampardos, Metagross, Chandelure
  • Shinx – Excadrill, Groudon, Garchomp, Rhyperior
  • Klink – Machamp, Breloom, Excadrill, Groudon, Chandelure, Moltres
  • Cubchoo – Machamp, Rampardos, Metagross, Chandelure

    Tier Two:

  • Raichu – Excadrill, Groudon, Garchomp, Rhyperior
  • Dewgong – Machamp, Hariyama, Raikou, Electivire
  • Cloyster – Machamp, Hariyama, Raikou, Electivire
  • Stantler – Machamp, Breloom, Hariyama, Blaziken
  • Mawile – Excadrill, Groudon, Chandelure, Moltres

    Tier Three:

  • Alolan Raichu – Groudon, Darkrai, Gengar, Mewtwo (w/ Shadow Ball)
  • *Jynx – Rampardos, Giratina (Origin), Darkrai, Metagross, Chandelure, Moltres
  • Piloswine – Machamp, Moltres, Kyogre, Kingler (W/ Crabhammer)
  • Delibird – Rampardos, Tyranitar, Rhyperior, Metagross, Chandelure, Moltres, Raikou
  • Skarmory – Moltres, Raikou, Electivire, Chandelure

    Tier Four:

  • Alolan Marowak – Groudon, Rampardos, Mewtwo (w/ Shadow Ball), Darkrai, Giratina (Origin Form)
  • Galarian Weezing – Mewtwo (w/ Psystrike or Psychic), Metagross, Excadrill, Groudon
  • Lapras – Machamp, Hariyama, Raikou, Electivire
  • Walrein – Machamp, Hariyama, Raikou, Electivire
  • Abomasnow – Moltres, Chandelure, Entei, Blaziken, Machamp, Metagross, Pinsir

    Tier Five:

  • Virizon (until January 7) – Moltres, Rayquaza, Honchkrow, Mewtwo, Gardevoir, Roserade (w/ poison-type moves)

    EX Raid:

  • Regigigas – Machamp, Breloom, Hariyama, Blaziken
  • See also: