If you want to catch Wyrdeer in Pokemon GO, you’ll first need to defeat it in a 3-Star Raid.
Fortunately, beating Wyrdeer is pretty straightforward as long as you know its weaknesses and some of the best Pokemon to counter it. You can even win this Raid with just two players if you have strong enough counters.
Here’s a full rundown of everything you need to know to defeat Wyrdeer with ease!
What Type is Wyrdeer?
Wyrdeer is a Normal/Psychic-Type Pokemon.
This rare combination of types means that Wyrdeer has just two weaknesses and two resistances to consider when battling it.
Weaknesses & Resistances
Bug and Dark-type attacks deal 160% damage to Wyrdeer. Therefore, you will want to use Pokemon of these types when battling it.
On the other hand, Ghost and Psychic-type attacks deal reduced damage to Wyrdeer – just 63%.
Best Wyrdeer Counters
The best Pokemon to counter Wyrdeer are powerful Bug or Dark-type Pokemon like Hydreigon, Pheromosa, Darkrai, Volcarona, and Weavile.
You can also use a Mega Pokemon of either of these types such as Mega Tyranitar, Mega Houndoom, Mega Pinsir, or Mega Scizor.
These are the best Pokemon to use against Wyrdeer and their strongest attacks:
After you defeat Wyrdeer in a Raid, you will have the chance to catch Wyrdeer. Additionally, if you’re lucky, you could encounter a shiny Wyrdeer!
When is Wyrdeer in Raids?
Wyrdeer is in 3-Star Raids from 2 PM until 5 PM local time on Saturday, December 23, 2023. This is during the Pokemon GO Wyrdeer Raid Day event.
Following this event, it is not known when Wyrdeer will next be available to battle. Therefore, you’ll want to catch one while you can!