One of the most significant activities that players have been partaking in when it comes to Pokemon GO is battling the Team Rocket leaders who are causing trouble in the fan-favorite mobile game. One of these Team Rocket leaders is known as the and only Giovanni, and players will need to know the counters for him if they wish to have success in defeating Giovanni. Fortunately, we have everything you need to know about when it comes to counters for the Team Rocket leader Giovanni.
Pokemon GO Giovanni Counters
Trainers will find that Giovanni always uses Persian as one of his three Pokemon GO characters. However, there are six other possible creatures that the Team Rocket leader can use when it comes to the other character on his team. This second character can be a Cloyster, Kangaskhan, or a Garchomp. His third one can then either be a Shadow Moltres, Articuno, or Zapdos. As you can see, he has some fearsome characters he can use against you in battle.
However, there is plenty of characters that Pokemon GO Trainers can use to make sure they have every advantage possible when battling this particular Team Rocket leader. A team of Lucario, Poliwrath, Dragonite, and Tyranitar will be strong against any line-up that Giovanni throws at you. There is also a wide range of other characters you can use when it comes to each of the creatures he can handle. You can find these particular counters for Giovanni below:
- Persian - Lucario, Machamp, Blaziken, and Poliwrath
- Cloyster - Lucario, Machamp, Blaziken, and Poliwrath
- Kangaskhan - Dragonite, Machamp, and Poliwrath
- Garchomp - Dragonite, Regice, and Mamoswine
- Moltres - Tyranitar, Regirock, Aggron, and Typhlosion
- Articuno - Tyranitar, Regirock, Aggron, and Typhlosion
- Zapdos - Rhyperior, Mamoswine, Tyranitar, and Regice
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