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.


Cloyster counters

# Pokemon Fast Move Charge Move Time to win Deaths
1. Lucario Counter Aura Sphere 177.4s 6
2. Venusaur (Mega) Vine Whip Frenzy Plant 185.3s 7
3. Zekrom Charge Beam Wild Charge 184.7s 8
4. Conkeldurr Counter Dynamic Punch 194.6s 7
5. Magnezone Spark Wild Charge 208.5s 5
6. Machamp Counter Dynamic Punch 199.2s 7
7. Raikou Thunder Shock Wild Charge 204.6s 7
8. Gengar (Mega) Lick Focus Blast 200.3s 7
9. Terrakion Smack Down Rock Slide 205.9s 7
10. Electivire Thunder Shock Wild Charge 198.4s 8
11. Meloetta (Pirouette) Low Kick Close Combat 210.7s 7
12. Rampardos Smack Down Rock Slide 187.5s 10
13. Keldeo (Resolute) Low Kick Close Combat 227.8s 5
14. Tyranitar Smack Down Stone Edge 215.4s 7
15. Keldeo (Ordinary) Low Kick Close Combat 229.2s 5
16. Volcarona Bug Bite Solar Beam 226.9s 6
17. Hariyama Counter Dynamic Punch 214.1s 8
18. Luxray Spark Wild Charge 208.4s 9
19. Rhyperior Smack Down Rock Wrecker 203.5s 9
20. Kyurem (White) Dragon Breath Focus Blast 226.4s 6
21. Blaziken Counter Focus Blast 218.1s 7
22. Darmanitan (Galarian Zen) Tackle Super Power 235.6s 5
23. Mewtwo Psycho Cut Thunderbolt 224.6s 8
24. Emboar Low Kick Focus Blast 229.9s 7
25. Golem (Alola) Rock Throw Wild Charge 224.0s 8
26. Thundurus (Therian) Thunder Shock Thunder 204.8s 11
27. Heracross Counter Close Combat 226.1s 8
28. Zapdos Thunder Shock Thunderbolt 212.9s 10
29. Porygon-Z Lock On Solar Beam 223.0s 9
30. Kyurem (Black) Dragon Tail Stone Edge 243.2s 7