To catch a Shiny Gothita in Pokemon Go will not be easy, here are the best counters to help you succeed. For starters trying to catch this Pokemon will be tough not because of its move set, but because it's super rare to find in-game.
If you are trying to capture Gothita and become lucky enough to stumble upon this shiny Pokemon make sure to have a Bug, Ghost, or Dark-type Pokemon on your person. Being that Gothita is a psychic-type Pokemon, those three types will be super effective against it in battle.
How to Catch a Shiny Gothita in Pokemon GO: Best Counters
Some of the best Pokemon we suggest using to attempt Gothita's capture are Gengar, Darkrai, Chandelure, or Deoxys. Shiny Gothita is apart of the fashion-themed event that is now live and on-going within Pokemon Go until Oct. 10.
There a few other shiny Pokemon that are being added to the Pokemon Go world as well. As of now, shiny Vulpix is the only one along with Gothita that can be caught without the need for spotlight hour. Other shiny pokemon editions like Shiny Pikachu, Shuppet, and Duskull have also been added and are awaiting all trainers now.