Check out the Kyogre Raid Battle Guide! Information including best Pokemon to use, strategies, & tips, Kyogre's individual values, CP, and more!
|Raid Duration||Jan 15, 2019, 2018 (Tue) - Jan 29, 2019 (Tue)|
Kyogre Related Article
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Kyogre's Return In Hoenn Event
|Event Duration||Jan 15, 2019, 2018 (Tue) - Jan 29, 2019 (Tue)|
To celebrate the Hoenn region, Pokemon GO is having an event and this includes the return of Kyogre & Groudon in legendary raid battles!Check Out Hoenn Event Details Here!
Best Pokemon To Use Against Kyogre
* Ranking is based on the DPS, ease of use, and durability of Pokemon that are types which are very effective against Kyogre.
|Rank||Pokemon||Recommended Moveset||Combo DPS|
|1||Electivire|| Thunder Shock |
|2||Roserade|| Razor Leaf |
|3||Zapdos|| Thunder Shock(*)|
|4||Raikou|| Thunder Shock|
|5||Luxray|| Spark |
|6||Zapdos|| Charge Beam|
|7||Venusaur|| Vine Whip|
|8||Latios|| Dragon Breath|
|9||Jolteon|| Thunder Shock|
|10||Venusaur|| Vine Whip|
|11||Exeggutor|| Bullet Seed|
|13||Alolan Exeggutor|| Bullet Seed|
|14||Mewtwo|| Psycho Cut|
|15||Groudon|| Mud Shot|
*These are Legacy Moves and are currently not available to learn in the game.Check Out The All Pokemon List Here
Battle Strategy Against Kyogre
Use Raikou Or Electivire To Combat Kyogre
Electivire and Raikou are both Electric Types and don't have any weaknesses when attacked by Kyogre. They have high attack power and DPS so they're very effective against Kyogre.
Can Be Hard To Catch & Power Up
Raikou is a legendary Pokemon that can only be captured via raids or research breakthroughs. Electivire is also difficult to power up as players may lack the Candy for it.
Use Exeggutor When Weather Is Sunny
Exeggutor gets a power boost when the weather is sunny! Kyogre is also weak to Grass Types so if you have a powered up Exeggutor in your party, you'll deal a lot of damage to Kyogre.Check Out Exeggutor's Stats & Moves Here!
Watch Out For Kyogre's Petal Blizzard
If the Kyogre you're facing has the move Petal Blizzard, make sure to swap out your Exeggutor as it is weak against Ice Type attacks.
Kyogre Is Powered Up When It's Raining
Kyogre will be more powerful when it's raining. It'll be harder to bring down and its CP will be higher. So be sure to keep an eye out on the weather when fighting Kyogre.Check Out Weather System Here!
IV & CP Reference Chart
Kyogre At 100% IV Has CP 2351
When you're at the capture phase, encountering a Kyogre with CP 2351 has guaranteed 100% IV. Keep this in mind if you're hunting for a Kyogre with perfect IV.Check Out Kyogre's CP & IV Reference Chart!
Rainy Weather Boosts Kyogre CP
|Normal CP||Weather To Boost||Boosted CP|
Kyogre receives a CP Boost when it is raining. A Kyogre's CP will be at a maximum of CP 2939 when it is raining.
Individual Value (IV) Per CP Chart
You can also check Kyogre's Individual Value (IV) beyond it being 100% value. You just need to check its CP once it appears after defeating it in the raid.
IV & CP Quick Reference Chart (98%)
Depending on the Individual Value, two Pokemon can still have the same CP.
Weather Boosted CP
Weather Boosted CP
Kyogre Type & Weakness Chart
Kyogre Is Weak Against Grass & Electric Type Moves
Kyogre is a water type Pokemon, meaning that Grass and Electric Pokemon and moves are super effective against it! Try to select Pokemon of the type when going up against Kyogre!
Weakness & Damage Chart Against Kyogre
Pokemon GO Official Announcement
Official Twitter Announcement
Get ready, Trainers! Kyogre, the Water-type Legendary Pokémon originally discovered in the Hoenn region, has arrived with a splash in Raid Battles around the world. https://t.co/BaXuOXzTWF pic.twitter.com/SEWvHAVzUu— Pokémon GO is ready to #GOBattle (@PokemonGoApp) January 12, 2018
Pokemon Go Official Site
Kyogre, the Water-type Legendary Pokémon originally discovered in the Hoenn region, is now appearing in Raid Battles around the world! Keep an eye out for Kyogre at Gyms near you, and you may be one of the first to catch this Legendary Pokémon. But don’t delay—Kyogre will only be available until 1:00 P.M. PST on February 14, 2018. Good luck, Trainers!
—The Pokémon GO team
From: Pokemon GO Official Site