Team GO Rocket returned last June in Pokémon GO. On the occasion of the Season of Discoveries, the villainous team returns to the Niantic game with new Dark Pokémon from Giovanni, who currently has Dark ho-Oh until next September. Before standing up to the great leader, it is necessary to get the Super Radar Rocket, which we get by defeating Arlo, Sierra and Cliff. These are your best counters for august 2021.
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After a hiatus due to technical problems, Niantic has reported that Team GO Rocket is back until September. The Discovery Season will be available from June 1, 2021 to Tuesday, September 1, 2021 at 10:00 (local time). The great protagonist of Giovanni is, in this case (including the month of August 2021), Dark ho-Oh.
Arlo, Sierra and Cliff, how to find and defeat them?
To find the Arlo, Sierra Y Cliff The first thing we must do is complete the first three phases of the investigation “The higher they fly …”, temporarily active and free of charge for all. These first three phases are very simple, as they are basic tasks that we can complete in a short time, but we must bear in mind that we must first defeat six Team GO Rocket recruits (they are in the Poképaradas), which will give us a Mysterious Component.
If we get six of those components, we will have the Radar Rocket necessary to identify one of the three leaders. By defeating Arlo, Sierra Y Cliff in the fourth phase of the investigation we will have the Super Radar Rocket and we will access phase 6/6, which allows us to order Giovanni.
How to defeat leader Cliff in August, best counters
From this month of August, Cliff opens the fight with Seedot. This is your current team; Be careful especially with Poliwrath and Tyranitar, the most complicated ones. This is how we have configured the team of opponents; before, its possible Pokémon.
- First Pokémon: Seedot.
- Second Pokémon (random): Kingler, Hariyama of Poliwrath.
- Third Pokémon (random): Sharpedo, Torterra or Tyranitar.
Reward for beating him: guaranteed encounter with Seedot.
- Seedot: Chandelure, Darmanitan, Volcarona, Moltres, Ho-Oh, Flareon.
- Kingler: Zekrom, Roserade, Electivire, Deoxys form Attack, Thundurus.
- Hariyama: Mewtwo, Moltres, Metagross, Alakazam, Gardevoir.
- Poliwrath: Deoxys form Attack, Alakazam, Thundurus, Mewtwo.
- Sharpedo: Thundurus forma Tótem, Machamp, Raikou, Zapdos, Pinsir.
- Torterra: Weavile, Darmanitan form Galar, Mamoswine, Glaceon.
- Tyranitar: Conkeldurr, Lucario, Blaziken, Breloom, Machamp, Lucario.
How to defeat leader Arlo in August, best counters
This August, Arlo will start with Venonat, which is also his guaranteed match by defeating him. This is the team that we will meet and the selection of opponents that we have made.
- First Pokémon: Venonat.
- Second Pokémon (random): Manectric, Crobat or Ursaring.
- Third Pokémon (random): Magnezone, Vileplume or Scissors.
Reward for beating him: guaranteed encounter with Venonat.
- Venonat: Mewtwo, Chandelure, Darmanitan, Reshiram, Deoxys forma Ataque.
- Manectric: Garchomp, Mamoswine, Excadrill, Groudon, Swampert, Rhydon.
- Crobar: Mewtwo, Alakazam, Electivire, Raikou, Magnezone, Tyranitar.
- Ursaring: Yveltal, Ursaring, Pangoro, Hawlucha, Thundurus.
- Magnezone: Landorus, Garchomp, Excadrill, Rhyperior, Groudon.
- Vileplume: Mewtwo, Reshiram, Chandelure, Darmanitan, Deoxys forma Ataque.
- Scizor: Blaziken, Moltres, Volcarona, Flareon, Chandelure, Reshiram.
How to defeat the Sierra leader in August, best counters
The confrontation with Sierra leaves us Sneasel as the first Pokémon. Then we have an interesting rotation with Pokémon like Ampharos as second or Drapion between the third and last options.
- First Pokémon: Sneasel.
- Second Pokémon (random): Gliscor, Granbull or Ampharos.
- Third Pokémon (random): Kingdra, Houndoom or Drapion.
Reward for beating her: guaranteed encounter with Sneasel.
- Sneasel: Lucario, Blaziken, Conkeldurr, Beloom, Machamp.
- Gliscor: Mamoswine, Mr. Mime, Aurorus, Piloswine, Avalugg, Abomasnow.
- Granbull: Metagross, Gengar, Tyranitar, Victrebeel, Machamp, Heatran.
- pelipper: Landorus, Excadrill, Groudon, Rhyperior, Garchomp.
- Kingdra: Salamence, Garchomp, Reshiram, Rayquaza, Palkia, Hazorus, Gardevoir.
- Houndoom: Lucario, Conkeldurr, Breloom, Kyogre, Landorus, Kingler, Rampardos.
- Drapion: Mamoswine, Flygon, Regigigas, Landorus, Excadrill, Groudon, Swampert.