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It’s time for Pokemon Go Mega Raids as the new season features plenty of special research tasks, weekly events and raid battles. The next Mega Raid day has been revealed featuring the Mega Heracross Pokemon. The Bug and Fighting type Pokemon will appear in mega raids on April 13, 2024, from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Mega Heracross, the Johto region Pokemon from Generation 2 will make its debut in Pokemon Go during the Mega Raid day for April 2024. Mega Heracross is a monstrous Pokemon and an all-rounder that excels against many attacks. During the Mega Heracross Raid day, other bonuses, exclusive event tickets and free rewards will be available as well. Here’s all about Pokemon Go Mega Heracross raid, strategies and counters.

Pokemon Go Mega Heracross Raid 2024 – Best Counters & Moves

Pokemon Go Mega Heracross raid
Mega Heracross

Players can hunt Mega Heracross frequently during the raid time. Once you catch it, it will return to its normal form. Mega Heracross is a beast and you can counter it with Fairy, Flying, Fire and Psychic units. Among these, Flying-type Pokemon will be an excellent counter against the Mega Heracross. Here are the top counters to beat the Pokemon Mega Heracross raid,

Mega Rayquaza 

With maximum damage and a powerful shield, Mega Rayquaza is one of the top-tier counters to win the Mega Heracross raid. The dragon and flying unit attacks harder and has a high winning ratio in raids. The best moves are,

  • Dragon Tail – This Dragon-type fast move boosts attacks 
  • Dragon Ascent – The Flying-type charged attack deals explosive damage and decreases defense for enemies

Shadow Moltres 

The fire and flying unit has high defense and unleashes fast attacks. Shadow Moltres has a good record against Mega-Evolved units and will be an ideal pick to beat Mega Heracross. The two best moves are,

  • Fire Spin – The fire-type fast move is the top move for Shadow Moltres 
  • Sky Attack – Sky Attack is an explosive Flying-type charged move

Shadow Mewtwo

The shadow form of Mewtwo is one of the best Psychic units to overcome the massive battle against Mega Heracross. With high Atk and CP, the Pokemon can use these moves,

  • Psycho Cut – This Psychic-type fast move enhances basic attacks 
  • Psystrike – Psystrike is a Psychic-type charges move which increases defense and special attacks

Enamorus (Incarnate Forme)

Enamorus is a strong attacker with powers of Fairy and Flying elements. The Pokemon also has high CP. The best movesets are,

  • Fairy Wind – The fairy type fast move is the primary skill for the unit
  • Dazzling Gleam – The fairy type charge move deals double damage

With these counters and moves, you can dominate the Mega Heracross raid in Pokemon Go. During the raid day, the Remote Raid pass limit will be increased to 20 for the day. Trainers can also spin Photo Discs at gyms to collect five raid passes. Dominate Great League battles with these Pokemon.


How to Obtain Pokemon Go Candy?

Candy is an in-game resource and currency in Pokemon Go. Trainers can earn unlimited candies by completing PvP raids, boss raids and five-star battles. Using berries to catch Pokemon doubles candies and you can evolve Pokemon to get more candies. With candies, you can evolve Pokemon in Pokemon Go. Catching Pokemon is the best method to farm candies.

Will Mega Heracross Become a Permanent Pokemon?

Mega Heracross will only appear during the mega raid day. Trainers can catch the Pokemon and use its normal form once the raid day ends.

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