Registeel Pokemon GO Raid Guide: Counters, Weakness & Best Moveset

Kyuma |  Published: April 25, 2024
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Learn how to get Registeel in Pokemon GO 5-star raids with our guide, covering its best movesets, weaknesses, counters & shiny availability.

Registeel, the Legendary Steel-type Pokemon originally discovered in the Hoenn region, is set to appear in Pokemon GO 5-star raids. This guide delves into Registeel’s optimal movesets, weaknesses, and the best counters to help trainers emerge victorious in battle.

How to Get Registeel in Pokemon GO

Shiny Registeel Pokemon GO
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Registeel will be available in 5-star raids from Thursday, April 25, 2024, at 10 am local time to Thursday, May 2, 2024, at 10 am local time. To catch Registeel, you’ll need to successfully defeat it in a raid battle. After winning, you’ll have a limited number of Premier Balls to capture this Legendary Pokemon.

Shiny Registeel is available in Pokemon GO raids. While encountering a shiny variant is rare, lucky trainers may come across this elusive black and gold Registeel after completing a raid. Its unique coloration makes it a highly sought-after prize for collectors and battlers alike.

Registeel Weakness and Counters in Pokemon GO

Registeel Counters in Pokemon GO
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Despite its impressive defense, Registeel has weaknesses that trainers can exploit. As a pure Steel-type, it’s vulnerable to Fighting, Ground, and Fire moves. When building your raid team, focus on Pokemon that can dish out super effective damage using these types.

Some of the best counters against Registeel include:

PokemonFast MovesCharged Moves
Mega Blaziken
Mega Blaziken
CounterBlast Burn
Primal Groudon
Primal Groudon
Mud ShotPrecipice Blades
Mega Charizard Y
Mega Charizard Y
Fire SpinBlast Burn
Registeel Counters Pokemon GO

Registeel Movesets in Pokemon Go

As a raid boss, Registeel can have the following fast and charged moves:

Fast Moves:

  • Metal Claw (Steel)
  • Rock Smash (Fighting)
  • Lock-On (Normal)

Charged Moves:

  • Hyper Beam (Normal)
  • Flash Cannon (Steel)
  • Focus Blast (Fighting)
  • Zap Cannon (Electric)

In conclusion, Registeel’s arrival in Pokémon GO 5-star raids presents an exciting challenge for trainers. By understanding its movesets, weaknesses, and the best counters to deploy, you can develop effective strategies to take down this Steel-type titan. With persistence and a well-prepared battle party, you’ll be one step closer to adding Registeel to your collection. Good luck, trainers!