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Claydol Pokemon GO Raid Guide

Claydol Guide in Pokemon GO: Find Out Why This Would be Popping Up
Claydol Guide in Pokemon GO: Find Out Why This Would be Popping Up / Photo courtesy of Niantic

Pokemon GO's Claydol raid guide is needed to defeat this Ground- and Psychic-type Pokemon. Here's everything you need to know about encountering Claydol.

Claydol Guide in Pokemon GO: Find Out Why This Would be Popping Up

Claydol could pop up on trainers' phone screens as a Tier Three Raid Boss because it's considered one of the most difficult raid bosses to defeat. While Pokemon GO's fifth anniversary lets players participate in special one-star raids, some might want to level up in more difficult raid battles.

Players can encounter Claydol as a Raid Boss, but it is recommended to go into the battle with a few friends. Some of the best counter Pokemon to use against Claydol include Water-, Dark-, Ice-, Grass-, Bug-, and Ghost-type Pokemon.

Here's a list of the best counter Pokemon to use against Claydol:

  • Gengar
  • Darkrai
  • Chandelure
  • Kingler
  • Kyurem
  • Weavile
  • Kyogre
  • Roserade
  • Sceptile
  • Volcarona
  • Mamoswine
  • Absol
  • Roserade

Claydol's best moves include Confusion, Extrasensory, Mud-Slap, Earth Power, and Earthquake. This Psychic- and Ground-type Pokemon is also has a Shiny form in the game.

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