Read this Pokemon Go guide and learn how to fight the leaders of Team GO Rocket! Find out how to fight the different leaders, how to make rocket radars, shadow Pokemon, and more!
Who Are the Team Go Rocket Leaders?
What is Team GO Rocket?
Team GO Rocket is an organization that has invaded the world of Pokemon Go! Because of this certain types of Pokemon have started to appear more often! Team GO Rocket allows you to participate battles against AI that can reward you with special Shadow Pokemon!
Pokemon That Appear More Often
Comprised of Grunts, Leaders & The Boss
Team GO Rocket is comprised of Grunts, Leaders, and their boss Giovanni. While defeating grunts may be easy for you, expect the difficulty to start ramping up once you start to challenge the Team Leaders and boss!
Team GO Rocket Has 3 Leaders
Team GO Rocket has has three leaders. These leaders are represented by one of the primary colors, each corresponding to a Team Leader's color!
Fight Any Leader
Keep in mind that you can fight any Team GO Rocket Leader. The leaders you can fight are not restricted by the color of your team.
Leaders Have Strong Pokemon
Team Leaders will have extremely strong Pokemon in their party when you challenge them to a fight. Remember to power up your Pokemon and put them in your party before challenging them to fights!Check Out How to Power Up Pokemon Here!
Rescue the Shadow Pokemon
Team GO Rocket Leaders will also have Shadow Pokemon, which you can rescue after you beat them. These special Pokemon may possess special abilities that normal Pokemon do not have!
How to Fight Team Go Rocket Leaders
Rocket Radar Required
A Rocket Radar is an item needed to reveal the locations of the Team Leader's hideouts. Remember to use the Rocket Radar to scan a Pokestop and see if it is disguised as a Team GO Rocket hideout!
Collect 6 Mysterious Components
In order to get Rocket Radars, you will need to collect 6 Mysterious Components and assemble them. You can get these mysterious components by defeating Team GO Rocket grunts at Pokestops.
Team Go Rocket Leader Tips
Tips to Beat Cliff
Cliff does not use several different types of Pokemon, making it easy to create a team to beat him! It is recommended to have a Lucario, a Pokemon that knows Hydro Cannon, and Grass type Pokemon to increase your chances of winning!
Tips to Beat Arlo
Arlo focuses on having some variation to his team, making it quite unpredictable during fights! It is recommended to fight him once to see the composition of his team. From there, you can create your own team.
Tips to Beat Sierra
Sierra will habitually try to exploit your team's weaknesses, making it quite difficult to defeat her. However, having multiple Lucarios in your team can greatly increase your chances of winning!