Mega Blaziken Raid Guide

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Blaziken (Mega) FireFighting

Mega Blaziken is a typical Mega Raid boss and should be tackled with 3 to 4 trainers. Mega Blaziken is a Fire and Fighting type Pokémon whose best counters consist of mostly Psychic and Flying type Pokémon.

Blaziken has a raid boss CP of 44147, and can be caught with the following CP values:

  • 1550 – 1627 CP at Level 20 with no weather boost
  • 1938 – 2034 CP at Level 25 with Sunny or Cloudy weather boost


Best Mega Blaziken Counters in Pokémon GO

List of counters for the Mega Blaziken Raid Boss in Pokémon GO, including best Pokémon to defeat it, highest DPS attackers, and moves to use. Learn which Pokémon are the best choice to beat this raid boss.

# Pokémon Fast Move Charge Move Time to win Deaths
1. Latios (Mega) Zen Headbutt Psychic Psychic Psychic 333.13s 16.00
2. Blastoise (Mega) Water Gun Water Hydro Cannon Water 340.20s 17.00
3. Gyarados (Mega) Waterfall Water Hydro Pump Water 404.50s 17.00
4. Latias (Mega) Zen Headbutt Psychic Psychic Psychic 399.00s 18.00
5. Mewtwo Psycho Cut Psychic Psystrike Psychic 401.27s 19.00
6. Alakazam (Mega) Confusion Psychic Psychic Psychic 365.63s 27.00
7. Pidgeot (Mega) Wing Attack Flying Brave Bird Flying 397.60s 23.00
8. Gengar (Mega) Lick Ghost Psychic Psychic 467.63s 14.00
9. Slowbro (Mega) Confusion Psychic Psychic Psychic 480.50s 21.00
10. Lunala Confusion Psychic Psychic Psychic 541.10s 11.00
11. Hoopa (Confined) Confusion Psychic Psychic Psychic 550.25s 14.00
12. Latios Zen Headbutt Psychic Psychic Psychic 514.45s 21.00
13. Moltres Wing Attack Flying Sky Attack Flying 506.45s 23.00
14. Hoopa (Unbound) Confusion Psychic Psychic Psychic 473.88s 30.00
15. Articuno (Galarian) Confusion Psychic Brave Bird Flying 531.42s 22.00
16. Kyogre Waterfall Water Surf Water 544.08s 21.00
17. Metagross Zen Headbutt Psychic Psychic Psychic 562.80s 19.00
18. Banette (Mega) Shadow Claw Ghost Shadow Ball Ghost 559.27s 20.00
19. Swampert Water Gun Water Hydro Cannon Water 545.63s 24.00
20. Garchomp Mud Shot Ground Earth Power Ground 566.70s 21.00
21. Rhyperior Mud-Slap Ground Earthquake Ground 602.08s 16.00
22. Excadrill Mud-Slap Ground Drill Run Ground 578.90s 22.00
23. Charizard (Mega Y) Air Slash Flying Overheat Fire 565.95s 25.00
24. Groudon Mud Shot Ground Earthquake Ground 586.23s 22.00
25. Landorus (Therian) Mud Shot Ground Earthquake Ground 564.30s 26.00
26. Feraligatr Water Gun Water Hydro Cannon Water 563.50s 27.00
27. Lugia Extrasensory Psychic Aeroblast Flying 613.02s 19.00
28. Landorus Mud Shot Ground Earth Power Ground 577.13s 26.00
29. Jirachi Confusion Psychic Psychic Psychic 631.38s 17.00
30. Landorus (Incarnate) Mud Shot Ground Earth Power Ground 579.15s 27.00
31. Zapdos Thunder Shock Electric Drill Peck Flying 585.15s 26.00
32. Aerodactyl (Mega) Rock Throw Rock Earth Power Ground 611.15s 22.00
33. Meloetta (Aria) Confusion Psychic Psyshock Psychic 612.17s 22.00
34. Yveltal Gust Flying Psychic Psychic 601.50s 24.00
35. Empoleon Waterfall Water Hydro Cannon Water 607.10s 23.00

Since Shadow Pokémon are extremely expensive to power up and require specific events to remove Frustration with a Charge TM, they will NOT be listed as raid counters in this article. That said, if you have the shadow form of a listed raid counter Pokémon powered up and TMed, use it.

Mega Blaziken Stats and Max CP

Blaziken (Mega) FireFighting
Max CP at Level 40 4161 | Max CP at Level 50 4704
ATK 329 DEF 168 HP 190
Weak To: Strong Against:
Psychic Flying Ground Water Bugx2 Dark Fire Grass Ice Steel

Mega Blaziken Movepool

Fast Moves Charge Moves
  • Counter Fighting
  • Fire Spin Fire
  • Blast Burn Fire*
  • Blaze Kick Fire
  • Overheat Fire
  • Focus Blast Fighting
  • Brave Bird Flying

*denotes Legacy Move

Move Analysis

If I’m being honest, none of Mega Blaziken’s moves threaten any of its counters in any significant way. So you can feel comfortable bringing any of the recommended Pokémon into battle against Mega Blaziken regardless of the moves that it has.

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