To beat Tapu Lele in Pokemon GO Raids, you will want to have at least five high-level trainers battling it. What’s more, those trainers should all be using strong counters to beat Tapu Lele.
However, it is certainly possible to win a Tapu Lele with four trainers – you may be a bit tight on time, though!
To ensure your victory, make sure you know the top tips to win Pokemon GO Raids!
What Type is Tapu Lele?
Tapu Lele is a Psychic/Fairy-type Legendary Pokemon. This means it has just three weaknesses and three resistances that you have to consider when battling it.
However, two of these resistances are double resistances!
Tapu Lele Weaknesses
Tapu Lele has the following weaknesses in Pokemon GO
Attacks of these types deal 160% damage to Tapu Lele. Therefore, when battling in a Tapu Lele Raid, you will want to use Pokemon with Ghost, Poison, and Steel-type attacks!
Find out the most powerful Pokemon of each of the types that Tapu Lele is weak to:
Tapu Lele Resistances
Tapu Lele resists attacks of the following types:
- Dragon (Double Resistance)
- Fighting (Double Resistance)
Psychic attacks deal 63% damage to Tapu Lele in Pokemon GO, while Dragon and Fighting type-attacks deal just 39% damage!
Best Pokemon to Counter Tapu Lele in Raids
These are the top 10 Pokemon to use against Tapu Lele and their strongest attacks:
|Pokemon||Image||Fast Attack||Charged Attack|
|Mega Gengar||Lick||Shadow Ball|
|Mega Banette||Shadow Claw||Shadow Ball|
|Mega Beedrill||Poison Jab||Sludge Bomb|
|Metagross||Bullet Punch||Meteor Mash|
|Giratina (Origin Forme)||Shadow Claw||Shadow Force|
|Nihilego||Poison Jab||Sludge Bomb|
|Hoopa (Unbound)||Astonish||Shadow Ball|
|Dialga||Metal Claw||Iron Head|
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When is Tapu Lele in Pokemon GO Raids?
Tapu Lele is in Pokemon GO Raids from February 8 to February 13, 2023, as part of the Pokemon GO Valentine’s Day event.
This event is the first time that shiny Tapu Lele is available for players to catch in Pokemon GO!
Tapu Lele is just one of the dozens of Legendary Pokemon in Pokemon GO. You’ll need to catch ’em all if you want to complete the Pokedex!