Mega Banette can be a tough boss to beat in Pokemon GO Raids if you aren’t prepared!
To beat Mega Banette Raids, you will need to target its weaknesses with optimal Pokemon. Mega Banette is a Tier 4 boss, which means you will need a team of at least 3 Pokemon trainers to win with time to spare.
We’ve got a full rundown of its weaknesses and the best Mega Banette counters so you can defeat this Mega ‘Mon with ease!
Mega Banette Type
Mega Banette is a Ghost-type Pokemon.
This type means it has just two weaknesses and four resistances to consider when battling it. However, two of these resistances are double resistances!
Mega Banette Weaknesses & Resistances
|Fighting (Double Resistant)
|Normal (Double Resistant)
Both Dark and Ghost-type attacks deal 160% damage to Mega Banette as it is weak to these types.
On the other hand, Mega Banette is double resistant to Fighting and Normal attacks, so they only deal 39% damage to it. Meanwhile, it also resists Bug and Poison attacks, which only deal 63% damage.
Best Pokemon to Counter Mega Banette in Raids
The best counters to use in Mega Banette Raids are Mega Gengar, Mega Houndoom, and Mega Gyarados.
Other powerful options include Darkrai, Hydreigon, and Giratina, but any Pokemon with strong Dark or Ghost-type attacks will be effective.
Here are the top 10 Pokemon to use against Mega Banette and their strongest attacks:
|Giratina Origin Forme
When is Mega Banette in Pokemon GO Raids?
Mega Banette is in 4-Star Raids from October 20 to November 3, 2023. This is during the 2023 Pokemon GO Halloween event.