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How to Beat Primal Kyogre in Pokemon GO Raids & Best Counters

To beat Primal Kyogre Raids in Pokemon GO, you will ideally want to battle it with a group of 10 high-level Pokemon Trainers. Each of these trainers should also be using strong Kyogre counters.

The reason it takes so many players to beat is because Primal Kyogre has a whopping 92860 CP!

Also, make sure to use these top tips to win Raids in Pokemon GO. You’ll need all the help you can get to defeat Primal Raids!

What Type is Primal Kyogre?

Primal Kyogre is a Water-type Pokemon, just like the standard version of this Legendary ‘Mon.

This makes it very simple to counter as it has two weaknesses and four resistances.

Kyogre Pokemon GO Tour 2023

Primal Kyogre Weaknesses

Primal Kyogre has two weaknesses which you can exploit in Pokemon GO to deal massive damage. They are:

  • Electric
  • Grass

Both Electric and Grass-type attacks deal 160% damage to Primal Kyogre, making these types the best options to take down this powerful boss!

Find out the strongest Pokemon of each of these types so you can take Primal Kyogre down:

Primal Kyogre Resistances

Primal Kyogre resists attacks of four different types in Pokemon GO:

  • Fire
  • Ice
  • Steel
  • Water

The above attack types each deal 63% damage to Primal Kyogre, meaning you should avoid taking Pokemon of these types when taking it on in Raid battles.

Primal Kyogre Raid Pokemon GO

Best Pokemon to Counter Primal Kyogre in Raids

The best Pokemon to counter Primal Kyogre in Pokemon GO Raids include Kartana, Xurkitree, Zarude, and Zekrom, as they have powerful Grass or Electric-type attacks.

We also suggest you use one of the best Grass-type Mega Pokemon or Electric-Type Mega Pokemon to boost your attacks of those types and make the Raid easier.

These are the top 10 Pokemon to use in Primal Kyogre Raids:

PokemonImageFast AttackCharged Attack
Mega SceptileMega Sceptile Pokemon GOBullet SeedFrenzy Plant
Mega ManectricMega Manectric Pokemon GOThunder FangWild Charge
Mega VenusaurPokemon GO Mega VenusaurVine WhipFrenzy Plant
KartanaKartana Pokemon GORazor LeafLeaf Blade
XurkitreeXurkitree Pokemon GOSparkDischarge
ZekromPokemon GO ZekromCharge BeamFusion Bolt
ZarudeZarude Pokemon GOVine WhipFrenzy Plant
RaikouPokemon GO RaikouThunder ShockWild Charge
Therian Forme ThundurusPokemon GO Therian Forme ThundurusVolt SwitchThunderbolt
ChesnaughtChesnaught Pokemon GOVine WhipFrenzy Plant

Also, there is another Primal Pokemon that you will also want to defeat. Find out the best Pokemon to counter Primal Groudon in Pokemon GO to make this challenging Raid a breeze!

Powering up your Pokemon is essential if you want to win difficult Primal Raids. Find out the fastest way to earn Candy in Pokemon GO so you can do this quickly!

Also, the best way to teach your Pokemon their most powerful attacks is by using Elite Fast and Charged TMs.

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When is Primal Kyogre in Pokemon GO Raids?

Primal Groudon is in Pokemon GO Raids on February 25 and 26, 2023, from 10 AM to 6 PM local time. This is part of the huge Pokemon GO Tour: Hoenn – Global in-game event.

This will likely be the only time to battle Primal Kyogre for a while, as it probably won’t return as a Raid boss any time soon!

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