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Pokémon Go Galarian Zigzagoon counters, weaknesses and moveset explained

How to defeat Galarian Zigzagoon in raids.

Galarian Zigzagoon is one of the Galar variants which has been released into Pokémon Go.

If you want to add Obstagoon in Pokémon Go, then you need to first catch a Galarian Zigzagoon and then gather 125 Zigzagoon Candy. Without this candy, you won't be able to evolve your Galarian Zigzagoon into a Galarian Linoone and, finally, into a Obstagoon.

Below you can find Galarian Zigzagoon's weaknesses and counters to help you add it to your Pokémon collection in Pokémon Go!

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Galarian Zigzagoon counters and weaknesses in Pokémon Go

Below you can discover Galarian Zigzagoon's weaknesses, along with some suggested counters, in Pokémon Go:

  • Galarian Zigzagoon type - Dark and normal-type
  • Galarian Zigzagoon is weak against - Bug, fairy and fighting-type
  • Galarian Zigzagoon counters - Machamp, Granbull, Gardevoir, Lucario, Yanmega, Togekiss and Conkeldurr
  • Other Galarian Zigzagoon notes - Always start a fight against Galarian Zigzagoon with your strongest fighting-type Pokémon, because it's especially weak to them.

Galarian Zigzagoon CP in Pokémon Go

Here are the CP levels you can expect to see when battling Galarian Zigzagoon in raids and, afterwards, attempting to catch it:

  • Raid Boss CP - 1742 CP
  • Maximum CP range when being caught - 290 CP
  • Maximum weather boosted CP (Cloudy or Fog) when being caught - 363 CP

The Season of Rising Heroes is ending with the Rising Heroes event, which has brought the Master Ball and Shadow Raids to Pokémon Go. Shadow Shards and Purified Gems can make certain Shadow Raid Bosses easier. Don't forget to claim, or finish, the Let's GO! quest. As you continue your Pokémon Go adventure, make sure to battle in the new Go Battle League season. Don't forget to take a look at the Remote Raid Passes changes or work on the Grass and Gratitude quest. Elsewhere, be sure to use Daily Adventure Incense for the chance of encountering Galarian Articuno, Galarian Zapdos and Galarian Moltres. This incense may also give you encounters with other rare Pokémon in Pokémon Go.

Galarian Zigzagoon moveset in Pokémon Go

Galarian Zigzagoon can use a selection of Fast and Charged moves in Pokémon Go, including:

Fast Moves:

  • Tackle (Normal)
  • Take Down (Normal)

Charged Moves:

  • Body Slam (Normal)
  • Dig (Ground)
  • Swift (Normal)

Good luck catching a Galarian Zigzagoon!

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