Mega Scizor Raid Guide

Mega Scizor Raid guide

Bug  /  Steel

Mega Scizor is an easy Mega Raids raid boss to defeat, with a CP value of 45403. 3 trainers should be more than enough to defeat Mega Scizor in the raid. Mega Scizor is vulnerable to Flying, Rock, Fire type moves and mainly weaker to Pokémon such as Ho-Oh, Tyranitar, Heatran, Terrakion, Volcanion. Defeating Mega Scizor in a raid will only encounter Scizor (not Mega form) but will earn you Mega Scizor candy.

Mega Scizor can obtain below CP values when defeated.

  • 2046 - 2143 CP during Rainy and Snow weather conditions.
  • 1636 - 1714 CP during other weather conditions.

Mega Scizor is not available at the moment in raids and the last recently available date was August 18, 2022. Shiny Scizor is also available from raids in the game.

Weather boost

Mega Scizor raids will be boosted during Rainy and Snow weather conditions.

Bug type Damage Relations

Double damage from: Flying
Double damage to: Grass
Half damage from: Fighting
Half damage to: Fighting
No damage from: -
No damage to: -

Mega Scizor Raid Counters

  • Ho-Oh

    Ho-Oh is a Fire, Flying type Pokémon with charged moves: Brave Bird   Fire Blast   and fast moves: Incinerate   which are effective against Mega Scizor.

  • Tyranitar

    Tyranitar is a Rock, Dark type Pokémon with charged moves: Fire Blast   Stone Edge   which are effective against Mega Scizor.

  • Heatran

    Heatran is a Fire, Steel type Pokémon with charged moves: Fire Blast   Flamethrower   Stone Edge   and fast moves: Fire Spin   which are effective against Mega Scizor.

  • Terrakion

    Terrakion is a Rock, Fighting type Pokémon with charged moves: Rock Slide   and fast moves: Smack Down   which are effective against Mega Scizor.

  • Entei

    Entei is a Fire type Pokémon with charged moves: Fire Blast   Flame Charge   Flamethrower   Overheat   and fast moves: Fire Fang   Fire Spin   which are effective against Mega Scizor.

  • Moltres

    Moltres is a Fire, Flying type Pokémon with charged moves: Ancient Power   Fire Blast   Heat Wave   Overheat   and fast moves: Fire Spin   Wing Attack   which are effective against Mega Scizor.

  • Rampardos

    Rampardos is a Rock type Pokémon with charged moves: Flamethrower   Rock Slide   and fast moves: Smack Down   which are effective against Mega Scizor.

  • Gigalith

    Gigalith is a Rock type Pokémon with charged moves: Rock Slide   and fast moves: Smack Down   which are effective against Mega Scizor.

  • Tornadus

    Tornadus is a Flying type Pokémon with charged moves: Hurricane   and fast moves: Air Slash   which are effective against Mega Scizor.

  • Tyrantrum

    Tyrantrum is a Rock, Dragon type Pokémon with charged moves: Stone Edge   and fast moves: Rock Throw   which are effective against Mega Scizor.

  • Victini

    Victini is a Fire, Psychic type Pokémon with charged moves: Overheat   which is effective against Mega Scizor.

  • Regirock

    Regirock is a Rock type Pokémon with charged moves: Stone Edge   and fast moves: Rock Throw   which are effective against Mega Scizor.

  • Archeops

    Archeops is a Rock, Flying type Pokémon with charged moves: Ancient Power   and fast moves: Wing Attack   which are effective against Mega Scizor.

  • Magmortar

    Magmortar is a Fire type Pokémon with charged moves: Fire Blast   Fire Punch   and fast moves: Fire Spin   which are effective against Mega Scizor.

  • Golem

    Golem is a Rock, Ground type Pokémon with charged moves: Ancient Power   Rock Blast   Stone Edge   and fast moves: Rock Throw   which are effective against Mega Scizor.

  • Flareon

    Flareon is a Fire type Pokémon with charged moves: Fire Blast   Flamethrower   Overheat   and fast moves: Ember   Fire Spin   which are effective against Mega Scizor.

  • Delphox

    Delphox is a Fire, Psychic type Pokémon with charged moves: Fire Blast   Flame Charge   Flamethrower   and fast moves: Fire Spin   which are effective against Mega Scizor.

  • Emboar

    Emboar is a Fire, Fighting type Pokémon with charged moves: Flame Charge   Heat Wave   Rock Slide   and fast moves: Ember   which are effective against Mega Scizor.

  • Arcanine

    Arcanine is a Fire type Pokémon with charged moves: Fire Blast   Flamethrower   and fast moves: Fire Fang   which are effective against Mega Scizor.

  • Aurorus

    Aurorus is a Rock, Ice type Pokémon with charged moves: Ancient Power   and fast moves: Rock Throw   which are effective against Mega Scizor.

  • Typhlosion

    Typhlosion is a Fire type Pokémon with charged moves: Fire Blast   Overheat   and fast moves: Ember   Incinerate   which are effective against Mega Scizor.

  • Charizard

    Charizard is a Fire, Flying type Pokémon with charged moves: Fire Blast   Overheat   and fast moves: Air Slash   Fire Spin   which are effective against Mega Scizor.

Mega Scizor Mega counters

Mega Aerodactyl, Mega Charizard Y, Mega Pidgeot are best Mega counters to battle with Mega Scizor if you have Mega evolved Pokemon or Mega candy.

Mega Scizor moves set

Mega Scizor will use below moves during the battle.

Bullet Punch Fast Steel 10.0
Fury Cutter Fast Bug 7.5
Iron Head Charged Steel 31.6
Night Slash Charged Dark 22.7
X-Scissor Charged Bug 28.1

Mega Scizor raids weather impact

Here is how each weather condition boosts Mega Scizor moves and impacts your Pokemon during the battle with Mega Scizor.

Cloudy Great for battle
Fog Boosts Night Slash Great for battle
Partly cloudy Great for battle
Rainy Boosts Fury Cutter
Boosts X-Scissor
Fury Cutter is bad for Fire type Pokemon, Fury Cutter is bad for Rock type Pokemon, Fury Cutter is bad for Flying type Pokemon
X-Scissor is bad for Fire type Pokemon, X-Scissor is bad for Rock type Pokemon, X-Scissor is bad for Flying type Pokemon
Snow Boosts Bullet Punch
Boosts Iron Head
Bullet Punch is bad for Fire type Pokemon
Iron Head is bad for Fire type Pokemon
Sunny / clear Great for battle
Windy Great for battle

Scizor stats

Attack: 232
Defence: 209
HP: 9000
Max CP (level 50): 3243
Max HP (level 50): 132

Shiny Scizor

There is a chance that you may encounter a shiny Scizor if you win the raid.

Raid events