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Pokémon Go How to Catch a Shiny Giratina

How to catch a shiny Giratina in Pokemon Go + Best Counters against Giratina.

Updated: Nov 30, 2021 10:44 am
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With the upcoming Pokémon Go Legendary Raid Schedule being swapped out come October. We’ve got the tips and tricks to help you get the new October Legendaries. Mesprit, Azelf and Uxie will be leaving the stage, allowing Giratina, Darkrai and Genesect to take over.

Here’s how to catch yourself a Shiny Giratina.

Shiny Giratina in Pokémon Go

vp/ - Pokémon » Thread #43678323Altered Form Giratina
5 Star Raids
(Giratina can be Shiny)
October 12, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. to October 22, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. local time

To catch a Shiny Giratina, you should bear in mind there’s a 1 in 20 chance to catch a shiny Giratina. This might not seem all that bad, but consider just how tricky it is to beat these Raid Pokémon. That’s why it’s worth considering your VS Giratina team.

Giratina Counters Pokémon Go

If you’re going up against a Giratina, here’s the best counters.

Giratina is a Ghost / Dragon type.

Giratina is vulnerable against:

  • Fairy
  • Dark
  • Ice
  • Ghost
  • Dragon

Giratina is Resistant to:

  • Poison
  • Bug
  • Fire
  • Water
  • Grass
  • Electric
  • Normal
  • Fighting

Giratina Moves

Quick moveDamageEPSDPS
  Dragon Breath6814.4
  Shadow Claw98.615.4
Main moveDamageEPSDPS
  Ancient Power70-9.420
  Shadow Sneak50-11.420.7
  Dragon Claw50-19.435.3

Giratina Counters – Best Pokémon against Giratina

PokémonQuick moveMain moveEffective damage
 Kyurem (Black)  Dragon Tail  Outrage100%
 Zacian (Crowned Sword)  Snarl  Play Rough100%
 Darmanitan (Galarian Zen)  Ice Fang  Avalanche99%
 Kyurem (Black)  Dragon Tail  Blizzard98%
 Palkia  Dragon Tail  Draco Meteor93%
 Rayquaza  Dragon Tail  Outrage92%
 Calyrex (Shadow Rider)  Confusion  Shadow Ball92%
 Salamence  Dragon Tail  Draco Meteor92%

Get Remote Raid Help

If you’re going up against a Giratina and need back-up, then check out Pokémon Go Guides. you’ll be able to share your friend code, invite others to fight in your raid or go and help someone else. Check out more here!

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