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Conquer the legendary Pokemon Giratina (Altered Forme) in this Pokemon GO raid battle strategy guide. Get tips on how to defeat it, recommended Pokemon & moves, CP to get 100% IV, and more!

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Recommended Pokemon Vs. Giratina (Altered Forme)

This recommended Pokemon list is based on the combo DPS and durability of the Pokemon, including strength & ease-of-use of their recommended moves.

Rank Pokemon Recommended Moves Combo DPS
1 Rayquaza IconRayquaza Dragon Tail
Outrage
20.29
2 Gengar IconGengar Shadow Claw (*)
Shadow Ball
19.25
3 Dragonite IconDragonite Dragon Tail
Outrage
18.96
4 Salamence IconSalamence Dragon Tail
Draco Meteor
20.72
5 Latios IconLatios Dragon Breath
Dragon Claw
18.39

*Shadow Claw is a legacy move for Gengar. It is currently not available to acquire in-game.

Battle Strategy Against Giratina

Best Pokemon To Use Vs. Giratina (Rayquaza)

Giratina (Altered Forme) Raid Battle Guide Strategy TipsCheck Out Rayquaza's Stats & Moves Here!

Rayquaza is a strong Dragon Type Pokemon that can deal fast & heavy damage to Giratina. Be cautious, though, as Rayquaza can also be vulnerable to Giratina's Dragon Type moves.

Have Ghost & Dragon Types In Lineup

To exploit Giratina's weaknesses, have other Ghost & Dragon Pokemon in your party when you go to battle. Choose those with higher overall base stats to conquer this deadly feat.

Recommended Ghost & Dragon Pokemon
Gengar IconGengar Dragonite IconDragonite Salamence IconSalamence

CP To Get 100% IV Giratina

Giratina At 100% IV Has CP 1931

A Giratina (Altered Forme) will have a CP of 1931 at 100% IV. Check the CP number of the Giratina you encounter when you've defeated it in the raid battle!

Weather Boosted 100% IV Giratina Has CP 2414

CP In Normal Weather Weather Weather Boosted CP
1931 Fog Icon Fog
Windy Icon Windy
2414

Fog & Windy weather will boost Giratina's CP! Check if the Giratina's CP is 2414 to make sure it is at 100% Individual Value (IV).

Individual Value (IV) Per CP Chart

You can also check Giratina'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.

Normal CP
Weather Boosted CP
HPATKDEFIV
1931
2414
151515100%
1927
2410
15151498%
1927
2409
15141598%
1921
2402
14151598%
Giratina IV / CP Chart (Below 96%)
Normal CP
Weather Boosted CP
HPATKDEFIV
1924
2406
15151396%
1923
2404
15131596%
1912
2390
13151596%
1917
2397
14141596%
1923
2405
15141496%
1918
2398
14151496%
1921
2401
15151293%
1920
2401
15141393%
1919
2400
15131493%
1919
2398
15121593%
1915
2394
14151393%
1914
2393
14141493%
1913
2392
14131593%
1908
2386
13151493%
1908
2385
13141593%
1902
2378
12151593%
1918
2397
15151191%
1917
2396
15141291%
1916
2395
15131391%
1915
2394
15121491%
1915
2393
15111591%
1911
2390
14151291%
1911
2389
14141391%
1910
2388
14131491%
1909
2387
14121591%
1905
2382
13151391%
1904
2381
13141491%
1904
2380
13131591%
1899
2374
12151491%
1898
2373
12141591%

Giratina's (Altered Forme) Type & Weakness Chart

Giratina Is Weak Against Other Dragon / Ghost Types

Giratina (Altered Forme) Raid Battle Guide Strategy Tips
Check Out Giratina's Moves & Stats Here!

Giratine (Altered Forme) is a Ghost/Dragon Type legendary Pokemon that is also vulnerable to fellow Ghost/Dragon Type moves. This duality in Type makes it a complicated & challenging raid boss to defeat.

Weakness & Damage Chart Against Giratina

Damage
Multiplier
Type
x 2.56None
x 1.6IceGhostDragonDarkFairy
x 0.625NormalFighting
x 0.39None
x 0.244None
Check Out Type Effectiveness Chart Here!

Pokemon GO Official Announcement

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Giratina (Altered Forme) Raid Battle Guide Strategy Tips

Do you feel a change in the breeze? A chill down your spine? Pokémon GO Halloween is back for a spooky good time! Ghost-type and Dark-type Pokémon originally discovered in the Sinnoh region, such as Drifloon and Stunky, join in on the fun, which begins on October 23 at 1:00 p.m. PDT! And, because you can’t have tricks without any treats, Trainers will be able to earn double Candy for every Pokémon caught until November 1 at 1:00 p.m. PDT.

During this event, it seems Professor Willow will need your help on some limited-time Special Research. He stumbled across an odd stone one day and has been experiencing strange happenings around his lab ever since! Could a Pokémon be causing this ruckus? Complete Special Research tasks and find out before whatever it is goes away! You’ll also be able to enjoy Field Research featuring Ghost-type and Dark-type Pokémon throughout the event.

Plus, the Renegade Pokémon, Giratina, will make its first appearance in Raid Battles! This Ghost- and Dragon-type Legendary Pokémon originally discovered in the Sinnoh region has emerged from the Distortion World for an extended time, so challenge it before it leaves on November 20 at 1:00 p.m. PST!

Feeling extra creepy and kooky? New avatar items featuring Ghost-type Pokémon are now available in the Style Shop! From a Drifloon Cap to a Gengar Backpack, you can show your love for these Pokémon all year round.

Steel your nerves and get ready for some strange and scary fun times! Stay safe, and happy exploring!

—The Pokémon GO team

From: Pokemon GO Official Site


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