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Mega Garchomp, a Dragon- and Ground-type Pokémon from the Sinnoh region, is making its Pokémon GO debut.


Mega Garchomp is doubly weak to Ice-type attacks, and it is also vulnerable to Dragon- and Fairy-type attacks.

-Recommended Pokémon for Raid Battles:

  - *Ice-type Pokémon:

 Mamoswine, Weavile, Galarian Darmanitan, Mr. Rime, Glaceon, Abomasnow, Articuno, Jynx, Regice, Cloyster.

Fairy-type Pokémon:

 Gardevoir, Granbull, Togekiss, Primarina.

Dragon-type Pokémon:

 Rayquaza, Salamence, Garchomp, Dragonite.

Tips for Raid Battles

 Choose Pokémon with Ice, Fairy, or Dragon-type moves for maximum damage. Choose Pokémon with the highest CP and best overall stats. Victory speed influences the number of Premier Balls received.

Catching Garchomp

  - After a raid, use Premier Balls to catch Garchomp.

  - Earn extra Premier Balls by battling with friends and defeating Mega Garchomp quickly.

  - Aim for Excellent Throws for the highest catch chance.

  - Pay attention to Garchomp's movement cycle to time throws.

  - Use berries strategically for better catch rates.

  - Buddy Pokémon with a Great Buddy or higher level have the Catch Assist Perk.

Garchomp's CP Range:

Initial CP range is 2,174-2,264, with weather boost 2,718-2,830.

- **Available Attacks for Garchomp:

Dragon Tail, Mud Shot (Fast Attacks), Earth Power, Earthquake, Fire Blast, Outrage, Sand Tomb (Charged Attacks).

- **Garchomp's Resistances:** Resistant to Electric, Fire, Poison, and Rock-type attacks.

Garchomp's Usage:

Strong choice for raids due to dual typing and high max CP.

Mega Evolving Garchomp increases effectiveness in battles against Pokémon like Palkia, Reshiram, and Dialga.

  - Popular in the Master League for countering Dragon and Steel-type Pokémon.

Powering Up Garchomp:

 Participate in Mega Garchomp raids, use Pinap or Silver Pinap Berries when catching to gain more Candy.

Closing Remarks:

 Good luck with Raid Battles, and visit for more tips on Pokémon GO, video games, and Pokémon TCG.