Pokemon Go Zamazenta Raid Is Live and Here Are All The Necessary Details

Pokemon Go Zamazenta Raid
Pokemon Go Zamazenta Raid (credit: Pokemon Go)

Last Updated on August 26, 2021 by Joydeep Ghosh

Pokemon Go Zamazenta Raid has finally arrived in the game. This type of fighting will be seen in the five-star raids. All the best counters for this fight will be provided to you in this article. With the help of this, you can get one for yourself.

In the last few days, we saw the Ultra Unlock 2021: Sword & Shield going on in the game. And now, there is the debut of the Pokemon Go Zamazenta Raid. It is going to be a bit similar to that of the Zacian, which is currently out of the schedule of raids.

This will be a very popular fighting type legendary that will make its entry in the Hero of Many Battles. Zamazenta will be found to be a part of many five-star raids for a span of one week. The trainers will not get a long time to beat and get hold of this legendary Pokemon, so the counters that we will provide in this article will be very necessary for you.

Pokemon Go Zamazenta Raid: Weakness of Zamazenta

In the Pokemon Go Zamazenta Raid, everything is about getting hold of Zamazenta. This is a fighting-type Pokemon, which symbolizes the fact that it will get weak against Flying, Psychic, and Fairy kind of attacks. Trainers will have to bring the Pokemon, which has attacks related to the ones just mentioned.

However, Zamazenta will be very strong against Rock, Ice, Dark, Normal, and Steel-type of Pokemon. So the trainers should remember to avoid taking Pokemon with these attacks. Below you will find a table that will give you the best counterattacks in battle.

Pokemon Go Zamazenta Raid
Here are the best counters for the raid. (credit: Pokemon Go)

Possible moves of Zamazenta

In the Pokemon Go Zamazenta Raid, Zamazenta will be having four possible super-fast moves and four possible Cgarged moves in its stock. It depends on which particular move set the five-star Raid Boss will use in a particular battle. Hence the battle could get tricky as you would not know which move to expect when.

Let us have a look at the list of the potential moves of Zamazenta in the game-

  1. In the Ice category, it is the Ice Fang.
  2. In the Dark category, it is the Snarl, and the Crunch.
  3. In the Normal category, it is the Quick Attack.
  4. In the Steel category, there is the Metal Claw and the Iron Head.
  5. In the Fighting category, there is Close Combat.
  6. In the Fairy category, there is Moonblast.
Pokemon Go Zamazenta Raid
Gear up to capture Zamazenta. (credit: Pokemon Go)

Snarl and Crunch are the big moves that the trainers need to be very careful of. These are in the Dark category which will help in eliminating the Psychic counters. Although this is a fighting-type Pokemon, we only get to see the Charged Move Close Combat.

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How can we get Zamazenta in Pokemon Go Zamazenta Raid?

The only possible way to get hold of this Pokemon is to defeat it in the five-star Raid battle. After this, the player will receive a fixed amount of Premier Balls which will depend on the performance of the player in the battle. This can be used to catch the Pokemon.

Zamazenta will be available from the 26th of August, 2021, Thursday, 10 AM, to the 1st of September, Wednesday, 10 AM. The ones with 2,000 to 2,188 CP at Level 20 can get hold of the Pokemon. In Level 25, the required CP range is between 2,625 and 2,735 CP.

The Shiny Zamazenta is currently not available in the Pokemon Go Zamazenta Raid. The trainers will have to wait for quite some time to get hold of the shiny variant of the Pokemon. The Zamazenta’s powerful Crowned Shield release date has also not been announced as of now.

Stay tuned with MediaScrolls to get more updates on the game and especially about Shiny Zamazenta.

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