The Legendary Terrakion can be a tough Raid boss to take down in Pokemon GO if you aren’t prepared. However, with the right Pokemon, you should be able to defeat it!

Before you think about how to counter Terrakion, you’ll need to assemble a team of at least 4 Pokemon trainers to take it down easily. While it is possible to beat Terrakion with just 3 players, you run the risk of running out of time.

Then, you can select some of the strongest counters to exploit Terrakion’s weaknesses. Below, we have a full rundown of all of this Legendary Mon’s weaknesses as well as the best Pokemon to counter it!

What Type is Terrakion?

Terrakion is a Rock/Fighting-type Legendary Pokemon.

This combination of types gives Terrakion a whopping 7 weaknesses and 6 resistances to consider when battling it in Pokemon GO Raids!

Terrakion Raid Pokemon GO

Weaknesses & Resistances


The types that Terrakion is weak to deal 160% damage to it. Meanwhile, the types that it resists deal just 63% damage to Terrakion.

Terrakion Pokemon GO art

Best Pokemon to Counter Terrakion

The best Pokemon to counter Terrakion in Pokemon GO Raids include Mewtwo, Hoopa, Keldeo, Kartana, and Lunala.

Additionally, you can use a Primal or Mega Pokemon such as Primal Kyogre, Primal Groudon, Mega Alakazam, or Mega Swampert to make quick work of Terrakion.

These are the 15 best Pokemon to sue for this battle, as well as their strongest attacks:

PokemonTypeFast AttackCharged Attack
Primal Kyogre
Primal Kyogre Pokemon GO
WaterWaterfallOrigin Pulse
Primal Groudon
Primal Groudon Pokemon GO
Ground/FireMud ShotPrecipice Blades
Mega Alakazam
Mega Alakazam Pokemon GO
Mega Swampert
Mega Swampert Pokemon GO
Water/GroundWater GunHydro Cannon
Pokemon GO Mewtwo
PsychicPsycho CutPsystrike
Mega Gardevoir
Mega Gardevoir Pokemon GO
Mega Sceptile
Mega Sceptile Pokemon GO
Grass/DragonBullet SeedFrenzy Plant
Mega Garchomp
Mega Garchomp Pokemon GO
Dragon/GroundMud ShotEarth Power
Mega Latios
Mega Latios Pokemon GO
Dragon/PsychicZen HeadbuttPsychic
Terrakion Pokemon GO
Rock/FightingDouble KickSacred Sword
Hoopa (Unbound)
Hoopa Pokemon GO (Unbound)
Keldeo Pokemon GO
Fighting/WaterLow KickSacred Sword
Kartana Pokemon GO
Grass/SteelRazor LeafLeaf Blade
Lunala Pokemon GO
Steel/PsychicBullet PunchMeteor Mash

After winning a Terrakion Raid, you will get the opportunity to catch Terrakion. Additionally, there is a 5% (1 in 20) chance of the Terrakion you encounter being the shiny version.

When is Terrakion in Pokemon GO Raids?

Terrakion is in 5-Star Pokemon GO Raids from November 23 until November 30, 2023. It will rotate in and out of Raids at 10 AM local time on these days.

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