Pokemon Go Kyurem raid guide: Best counters, weaknesses and moves


Kyurem is showing in Pokemon Go once more till the top of the month.


Another legendary Pokemon has returned to Pokemon Go for a restricted time. Kyurem, the legendary dragon/ice sort from Pokemon Black and White, is showing in five-star raids as soon as once more till Dec. 31. As with Reshiram and Zekrom earlier this month, there’s an opportunity you will encounter a Shiny Kyurem throughout its stint in raids — your first alternative to get one in Pokemon Go. Here are some ideas that can assist you beat and catch the legendary Pokemon earlier than it leaves the sport once more.


Raid hours

Kyurem can be Pokemon Go’s featured five-star raid boss from Dec. 16 by way of the top of the month. These raids do not comply with a set schedule, however you will have extra possibilities to hitch one throughout Pokemon Go’s weekly Raid Hour occasion, which takes place each Wednesday night from 6-7 p.m. native time. There can be two Kyurem Raid Hours earlier than the legendary Pokemon leaves the sport:

Kyurem weaknesses

As talked about, Kyurem is a dragon/ice sort, which makes it weak to rock, preventing, fairy, metal and different dragon Pokemon. You can see some beneficial monsters, together with which moves they need to know, under.

Best Kyurem counters


  • Tyranitar: Smack Down, Stone Edge
  • Rhyperior: Smack Down, Rock Wrecker
  • Rampardos: Smack Down, Rock Slide
  • Terrakion: Smack Down, Rock Slide


  • Dragonite: Dragon Tail, Draco Meteor
  • Salamence: Dragon Tail, Outrage
  • Rayquaza: Dragon Tail, Outrage
  • Garchomp: Dragon Tail, Outrage
  • Palkia: Dragon Tail, Draco Meteor


  • Machamp: Counter, Dynamic Punch
  • Heracross: Counter, Close Combat
  • Hariyama: Counter, Dynamic Punch
  • Lucario: Counter, Aura Sphere
  • Conkeldurr: Counter, Dynamic Punch


  • Clefable: Charm, Dazzling Gleam
  • Alolan Ninetales: Charm, Dazzling Gleam
  • Granbull: Charm, Play Rough
  • Gardevoir: Charm, Dazzling Gleam
  • Sylveon: Charm, Moonblast


  • Metagross: Bullet Punch, Meteor Mash
  • Dialga: Metal Claw, Iron Head
  • Cobalion: Metal Claw, Iron Head
  • Zacian: Metal Claw, Iron Head
  • Zamazenta: Metal Claw, Iron Head

Best moves

Kyurem is usually a formidable ice Pokemon, however to take advantage of it, you will need to train it dragon-type moves. In specific, Kyurem will dish out essentially the most injury for those who train it the Fast Attack Dragon Breath and the Charged Attack Draco Meteor.


We’re greater than midway by way of December, however there’s nonetheless quite a bit taking place in Pokemon Go this month, together with its annual vacation occasion. You can compensate for every little thing else occurring within the recreation in our Pokemon Go December occasions roundup.

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