Pokemon Go Registeel Raid Guide – Counters, Moves & More

Do you want to find the best counters to beat Pokemon Go Registeel? Scroll down and find everything.

The new Pokemon Go season features lots of raid battles. After many special research tasks and weekly events, the next five-star raid battle is back featuring the Steel-type Pokemon, Registeel. During this raid hour, trainers can hunt Registeel and also catch its shiny form. The five-star raid boss, Registeel, will spawn as a legendary boss during the raid challenge.

Registeel is not a powerful attacker, but it has strong defense stats and this makes it hard for trainers to overcome this challenge. With the best units and trainers, you can defeat this five-star boss. You can defeat Registeel in solo, but the chances will be low.  Here’s all about Pokemon Go Registeel raid, counters, and strategies.

Pokemon Go Registeel Raid – Best Counters

Registeel Pokemon

Registeel is a legendary golem and it’s immune to many attacks. The primary weaknesses of Registeel are Fire, Fighting and Ground elements. The five-star raid featuring Registeel will be available till May 2, 2024. To beat this monster, you have to use 3-5 powerful units. Here are the best counters to beat the Registeel raid,

Shadow Chandelure 

Pokemon Go Registeel Raid

The Ghost and Fire type Pokemon is a top counter against the Registeel. Shadow Chandelure has excellent stats and gets boosted stats during Fog and Sunny weather. Fire Spin, Hex and Shadow Ball are the top 3 moves of this unit.

Shadow Groudon 

The Shadow form of Groudon is a beast and it deals colossal damage. Shadow Groudon has the best winning rate in boss raid battles and this Ground-type Pokemon will be another powerful counter to tussle against the Registeel Pokemon. Precipice Blades and Mud Shot moves enhance its skills.

Primal Groudon 

The ground and fire type Pokemon has excellent All-round stats. Primal Groudon attacks faster and can endure heavy attacks. The Pokemon has always been excellent in PvP and Boss raids. With moves like Precipice Blades, Earthquake, Mud Shot and Fire Blast, you can dominate the Registeel raid.


Keldeo is a Water and Fighting type Pokemon. This unit can be unleashed during Rain and Cloudy weather. Keldeo’s strong moves like Hydro Pump, Sacred Sword and Low Kick make Registeel vulnerable. Keldeo also gets special adventure effects and this grants bonus effects to the Pokemon.

Can You Catch a Shiny Registeel?

Yes, the shiny form of Registeel will frequently appear during the Pokemon Go five-star raid. The spawn rate for the Steel-type unit will be higher during the raid days. You can use in-game battle items to increase your chances for encountering the shiny Registeel.

Pokemon Go Registeel Best Movesets

Registeel is a Steel-type Pokemon and it has plenty of fast and charged moves from other elements as well. Here are the recommended skills for Registeel that you can use for both PvP raids and Gym battles,

  • Lock-On – The normal type fast move is the best moveset for Registeel during PvP and Go Battle Leagues 
  • Metal Claw – The Steel-type Pokemon attacks faster
  • Flash Cannon – Flash Cannon is a Steel-type unit that deals massive damage. This moveset can be used for all raids in the game
  • Zap Cannon – This special moveset is an electric-type skill. Zap Cannon is a powerful ability for Registeel that inflicts severe damage to targets and also reduces their attacks. Zap Cannon’s special effects make it one of the best skills for Trainer battles

That’s everything you need to know about Pokemon Go Registeel raid, counters, moves and shiny Registeel. The sustainability week event features new collection challenges with plenty of rewards.


How to Get 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.

Is Shiny Rotom Available in Pokemon Go?

Yes, there’s a shiny version of Pokemon Go Rotom. Trainers can participate in the Sinnoh Tour raids and challenges and unlock Rotom as well. The Sinnoh Tour event can be unlocked through a redemption code.

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