Cloyster Raid Boss Counters

Cloyster Raid Boss
Cloyster Raid Boss

Cloyster is a Tier 2 Raid Boss in Pokemon GO, with Boss CP of 15678 and Max Capture CP of 1455 (Level 20, perfect IV score). This page details best Cloyster Raid counters and which moves to use against it.

  • 1455 (perfect IV, no weather Boost)
  • 1819 (perfect IV, Rainy or Snow)

Cloyster is soloable, but it’s hard. In general, the Cloyster fight is much harder than other Tier 2 bosses, it’s almost borderline Tier 3 material. Cloyster is a water and ice type with weakness to electric, grass, rock and fighting type moves.

Solo Cloyster Counters
Pokémon Fast Move Charge Move
Pokemon GO ElectivireElectivire Thunder Shock Electric Wild Charge Electric
Pokemon GO MachampMachamp Counter Fighting Dynamic Punch Fighting
Pokemon GO RaikouRaikou Thunder Shock Electric Wild Charge Electric
Pokemon GO MagnezoneMagnezone Spark Electric Wild Charge Electric
Pokemon GO RampardosRampardos Smack Down Rock Rock Slide Rock
Pokemon GO TyranitarTyranitar Smack Down Rock Stone EdgeRock
Pokemon GO HariyamaHariyama Counter Fighting Dynamic Punch Fighting
Pokemon GO LuxrayLuxray Spark Electric Wild Charge Electric
Pokemon GO ZapdosZapdos Thunder Shock Electric Thunderbolt Electric
Pokemon GO RoseradeRoserade Razor Leaf Grass
  • Solar Beam Grass
  • Grass Knot Grass
Pokemon GO LucarioLucario Counter Fighting Close Combat Fighting
Pokemon GO MewtwoMewtwo Psycho Cut Psychic Thunderbolt Electric

Raw Simulator Output

# Pokemon Fast Move Charge Move Time to win Deaths
1. Electivire Thunder Shock Wild Charge 87.4s 4
2. Machamp Counter Dynamic Punch 90.5s 3
3. Raikou Thunder Shock Wild Charge 93.4s 3
4. Magnezone Spark Wild Charge 97.1s 3
5. Rampardos Smack Down Rock Slide 82.8s 5
6. Tyranitar Smack Down Stone Edge 98.9s 3
7. Luxray Spark Wild Charge 94.5s 4
8. Hariyama Counter Dynamic Punch 96.1s 4
9. Zapdos Thunder Shock Thunderbolt 91.2s 4
10. Roserade Razor Leaf Grass Knot 91.5s 5
11. Lucario Counter Close Combat 101.9s 3
12. Mewtwo Psycho Cut Thunderbolt 103.2s 3
13. Heracross Counter Close Combat 102.7s 4
14. Toxicroak Counter Dynamic Punch 98.6s 4
15. Sceptile Fury Cutter Frenzy Plant 95.9s 5
16. Blaziken Counter Focus Blast 98.9s 4
17. Tangrowth Vine Whip Solar Beam 101.3s 4
18. Golem Rock Throw Wild Charge 102.1s 4
19. Deoxys Charge Beam Thunderbolt 89.8s 6
20. Breloom Counter Grass Knot 89.7s 6
21. Omastar Rock Throw Rock Slide 112.5s 3
22. Shaymin Hidden Power Grass Knot 96.0s 5
23. Jolteon Thunder Shock Thunderbolt 104.6s 4
24. Venusaur Vine Whip Frenzy Plant 101.2s 5
25. Exeggutor Bullet Seed Solar Beam 101.7s 5
26. Leafeon Razor Leaf Leaf Blade 104.0s 5
27. Porygon-Z Charge Beam Solar Beam 109.3s 4
28. Gallade Low Kick Leaf Blade 110.7s 4
29. Aggron Smack Down Thunder 125.3s 3
30. Victreebel Razor Leaf Leaf Blade 102.4s 6