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Best Mega Aggron Raid Counters in 2022 – Effinate Games

Best Mega Aggron Raid Counters in 2022

Trainers, the Test your ability the event is currently underway Pokemon Go. Remember, this is the second event during the Season of Light, and introduced two steel Ultra Beasts and a Mega Steel type; that mega Steel type Pokemon is Mega Aggron. During the event, Steel type Pokemon will spawn in abundance. The event will also introduce Roly-Poly Pokemon Enter Togedemaru Pokemon Go.

Starting September 16th and lasting until September 27th, Mega Aggron will appear in Mega raids. Like other mega Pokemon’s first appearances in Mega raids, Aggron’s shiny variation will be available after clearing the Mega Aggron raid.

Earlier this month we covered the best Kartana and Celestell raid counters Pokemon Gonow finally let’s discuss the best counters for Mega Aggron Raid.

Mega Aggron Raid Stats

  • Mega Aggron is a Steel-type Pokemon.
  • It is weak to melee, ground, and fire moves.
  • Celesteela Raid CP is 46233
  • Celesteela’s base HP is 172
  • Its attack is 247 and defense is 331
  • Base catch CP is between 1,636 to 1,714
  • Boosted Catch CP is between 2,045 and 2,143
  • It is weather-enhanced by snowy or cloudy weather
  • Its quick moves can be Dragon Tail, Iron Tail, Smack Down
  • Its charged moves can be Stone Edge, Thunder, Rock Tomb, or Heavy Slam

Mega Aggron raid counters

Going into the Mega Aggron raid, trainers will need a hard-hitting team Pokemon with type effective features. Overall, Mega Aggron has one of the highest defenses of Mega Pokemon. Fortunately, it is easy to remove due to its vulnerabilities.

The raid can easily be completed by a team of 3 to 5 trainers; a team of 4 to 8 trainers can take it down faster and a team of 8 to 20 trainers can burn through it giving a better completion bonus.

Using Mega Pokemon such as Mega Charizard, Mega Houndoom, Mega Lopunny or Mega Alakazam will make the fight much easier for most trainers. Ultimately, you’ll want to use either fire, combat, or ground type Pokemon. Be careful because the raid can be difficult if you use normal, flying, rock, steel, psychic, ice, dragon, fairy, poison, insect or grass type Pokemon.

Here are the best counters to beat the raid. Some of these recommendations can be replaced Pokemon with type advantage or a better move set.


Brand substitutes:

  • Mega Houndoom – Fire trap and flamethrower
  • Chandelure – Fire Spin & Overheat
  • Blaziken – FIre Spin & Blast Burn
  • Darmanitan – Fire Fang & Overheat
  • Chandelure – Fire Spin & Overheat
  • Heatran – Fire spinner & flamethrower
  • Mag Mortar – Fire Spin & Fire Punch
  • Arcanine – Firecatcher and flamethrower
  • Infernape – Fire Spin – Blast Burn
  • Emboar – Ember & Blast Burn
  • Typhlosion – glow and explosive burning
  • Salamance – Fire Fang & Blast Burn
  • Delphox – Fire Spin & Fire Blast
  • Rapidash – Fire Spin & Fire Blast
  • Heatmor – Fire Spin & Flamethrower
  • Simisear – Fire Spin & Flamethrower
  • Victini – Confusion and overheating
  • Flareon – Fire Spin & Overheat
  • Camerupt – glow and overheating
  • Incinerator – Fire Fang & Fire Blast
  • Ninetails – Fire Spin & Overheat
  • Torkal – Fire Spin & Overheat

Fighting alternatives

  • Lucario – Counter and Orb of Aura
  • Conkeldurr – Counter & Dynamic Punch
  • Mega Lopunny – Low Kick & Focus Blast
  • Machamp – Counter & Dynamic Punch
  • Breloom – Counter & Dynamic Punch
  • Hariyama – Counter & Dynamic Punch
  • Meloetta (Pirouette) – Low Kick & Close Combat
  • Sirfetch’d – Counter and Melee
  • Heracross – Counter and Melee
  • Toxicroak – Counter & Dynamic Punch
  • Sawk – Low Kick & Focus Blast
  • Primeape – Counter and Melee
  • Mega Alakazam – Counter & Focus Blast

Land alternatives

  • Mega Steelix – Iron Tail & Earthquake
  • Excadrill – Mud-Slap & Drill Run
  • Landorus (Therian) – Mud Shot and Earthquake
  • Rhyperior – Mud-Slap & Earthquake
  • Garchomp – Mud Shot and Earth Force
  • Groudon – Mud Shot and Earthquake

Remember Shadow Bonuses

Keep in mind that Shadow versions of some of these Pokemon can be more effective.

Let us know!

Want to try grinding Kartana and Celesteela Raid? Want to focus on the Mega Aggron raid that runs from September 16th to 27th?

Further Pokemon Go news or raid guides, check our Pokemon Go section.

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