Counters and Weakness in Pokemon GO: Zamazenta Raid Guide

Counters and Weakness in Pokemon GO: Zamazenta Raid Guide ...

Zamazenta is now available for players to catch! Read on to learn about the best types to use as well as the stats and moves this Mon has when caught.

From August 18 to August 31, players may catch this Pokemon while it is returning to Raids.

When you get the chance to see this legendary creature, it will be featured in a special Raid hour check out!

Check out the whole Raid Schedule for August here!

Best Counters To Zamazenta

  • Flying
  • Psychic
  • Fairy

The above types are super-effective against this boss and will cause 160% damage! However, the types this boss is resistant to are:

  • Rock
  • Bug
  • Dark

When trying to dethrone the boss quickly, moves of this sort will only cause 63% damage!

Why not invite other instructors to join you in the battle if you don't have enough power to defeat this boss? Use the Campfire app to combat the bosses

  • Alakazam
  • Mewtwo
  • Espeon
  • Moltres
  • Metagross

Due to their access to super effective maneuvers, the above 5 Pokemon are recommended for raids against Zamaznta.

Stats & Moves

Zamazenta is currently not available in a shiny form, like Zacian! Sad news for shiny hunters. The boss has the following stats:

  • Attack: 254
  • Stamina: 192
  • Defense: 236

Zamazenta has access to the following services:

  • Quick Attack (Normal)
  • Metal Claw (Steel)
  • Snarl (Dark)
  • Ice Fang (Ice)
  • Iron Head (Steel)
  • Moonblast (Fairy)
  • Close Combat (Fighting)*
  • Crunch (Dark)

Moves marked with * will earn a 20% attack bonus from STAB (same type attack bonus)

Why not take the chance to catch the Galarian forms of Articuno, Zapdos, and Moltres while this Galarian Pokemon is in raids?

Although given the current Adventure Incense issue, it may be prudent to hold off for the time being. Why not catch Ditto rather, since we already know its nuances for August!