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Pokemon GO: How to Get Shiny Regice

Pokemon GO: How to Get Shiny Regice
Pokemon GO: How to Get Shiny Regice / Photo courtesy of Niantic

Pokemon GO's Shiny Regice is a difficult Pokemon to encounter in the game, but Raid Hour will increase the chances to find this Ice-type Pokemon.

Shiny Regice has made appearances in Pokemon GO's previous events, but this Legendary Pokemon will be featured in five-star raids until June 17. Players can discover more Regice encounters on June 16 at 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. local time.

Pokemon GO: How to Get Shiny Regice

With more Regice encounters, there's an increased likelihood of running into Shiny Regice. This Legendary Pokemon's Shiny form features a cobalt blue-colored scheme.

Regice's top moves include Lock-On, Blizzard, Frost Breath, Earthquake, Focus Blast, and Rock Smash.

Here are the best counter Pokemon when battling against Regice:

  • Lucario
  • Charizard
  • Houndoom
  • Darmanitan
  • Volcarona
  • Chandelure
  • Reshiram
  • Metagross
  • Blaziken
  • Rampardos
  • Flareon
  • Heatran

It is recommended to use Fire-type Pokemon when encountering Regice.

Regice's moves are boosted during snowy weather, but if you're encountering this Legendary Pokemon for the first time, you should battle against it during sunny weather in order to enhance Fire-type moves.

Some of the best moves against Regice include Fire Spin, Fire Fang, Counter, Blast Burn and Overheat.

Regice's stats include 3530 Combat Power points, 179 Attack points, and 309 Defense points.

Along with Regice, players can also encounter Regirock and Registeel until June 17.