Metang Raid Guide

Metang Raid guide

Steel  /  Psychic

Metang is an easy Tier 3 raid boss to defeat, with a CP value of 12687. 2 trainers should be more than enough to defeat Metang in the raid. Metang is vulnerable to Fighting, Ground, Fire type moves and mainly weaker to Pokémon such as Groudon, Ho-Oh, Rhyperior, Heatran, Volcanion.

Metang can obtain below CP values when defeated.

  • 1156 - 1229 CP during Snow and Windy weather conditions.
  • 925 - 983 CP during other weather conditions.

Metang is not available at the moment in raids and the last recently available date was February 16, 2022.

Weather boost

Metang raids will be boosted during Snow and Windy weather conditions.

Steel type Damage Relations

Double damage from: Fighting
Double damage to: Rock
Half damage from: Normal
Half damage to: Steel
No damage from: Poison
No damage to: -

Metang Raid Counters

  • Groudon

    Groudon is a Ground type Pokémon with charged moves: Earthquake   Fire Blast   and fast moves: Mud Shot   which are effective against Metang.

  • Ho-Oh

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

  • Rhyperior

    Rhyperior is a Ground, Rock type Pokémon with charged moves: Earthquake   Superpower   which are effective against Metang.

  • Heatran

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

  • Landorus

    Landorus is a Ground, Flying type Pokémon with charged moves: Earth Power   Focus Blast   and fast moves: Mud Shot   which are effective against Metang.

  • 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 Metang.

  • Conkeldurr

    Conkeldurr is a Fighting type Pokémon with charged moves: Dynamic Punch   Focus Blast   and fast moves: Counter   which are effective against Metang.

  • Rhydon

    Rhydon is a Ground, Rock type Pokémon with charged moves: Earthquake   and fast moves: Rock Smash   which are effective against Metang.

  • Moltres

    Moltres is a Fire, Flying type Pokémon with charged moves: Fire Blast   Heat Wave   Overheat   and fast moves: Fire Spin   which are effective against Metang.

  • Excadrill

    Excadrill is a Ground, Steel type Pokémon with charged moves: Drill Run   Earthquake   and fast moves: Mud Shot   which are effective against Metang.

  • Victini

    Victini is a Fire, Psychic type Pokémon with charged moves: Focus Blast   Overheat   which are effective against Metang.

  • Hippowdon

    Hippowdon is a Ground type Pokémon with charged moves: Earth Power   Earthquake   and fast moves: Fire Fang   which are effective against Metang.

  • Donphan

    Donphan is a Ground type Pokémon with charged moves: Earthquake   and fast moves: Counter   which are effective against Metang.

  • Magmortar

    Magmortar is a Fire type Pokémon with charged moves: Brick Break   Fire Blast   Fire Punch   and fast moves: Fire Spin   Karate Chop   which are effective against Metang.

  • Krookodile

    Krookodile is a Ground, Dark type Pokémon with charged moves: Earthquake   which is effective against Metang.

  • Flareon

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

  • 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 Metang.

  • Machamp

    Machamp is a Fighting type Pokémon with charged moves: Close Combat   Cross Chop   Dynamic Punch   and fast moves: Counter   which are effective against Metang.

  • Emboar

    Emboar is a Fire, Fighting type Pokémon with charged moves: Flame Charge   Focus Blast   Heat Wave   and fast moves: Ember   Low Kick   which are effective against Metang.

  • Arcanine

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

  • Hariyama

    Hariyama is a Fighting type Pokémon with charged moves: Close Combat   Dynamic Punch   Superpower   and fast moves: Counter   which are effective against Metang.

  • Pangoro

    Pangoro is a Fighting, Dark type Pokémon with charged moves: Close Combat   and fast moves: Low Kick   which are effective against Metang.

Metang Mega counters

Mega Blaziken, Mega Charizard Y, Mega Lopunny, Mega Steelix, Mega Swampert are best Mega counters to battle with Metang if you have Mega evolved Pokemon or Mega candy.

Metang shadow counters

Shadow Arcanine, Shadow Camerupt, Shadow Charizard, Shadow Charmander, Shadow Charmeleon, Shadow Cubone, Shadow Cyndaquil, Shadow Diglett, Shadow Dugtrio, Shadow Entei, Shadow Gallade, Shadow Growlithe, Shadow Hariyama, Shadow Hippopotas, Shadow Hippowdon, Shadow Hitmonchan, Shadow Hitmonlee, Shadow Ho-Oh, Shadow Larvitar, Shadow Machamp, Shadow Machoke, Shadow Machop, Shadow Magmar, Shadow Magmortar, Shadow Makuhita, Shadow Mamoswine, Shadow Marowak, Shadow Marshtomp, Shadow Moltres, Shadow Nidoking, Shadow Nidoqueen, Shadow Ninetales, Shadow Numel, Shadow Piloswine, Shadow Poliwrath, Shadow Pupitar, Shadow Quagsire, Shadow Quilava, Shadow Sandshrew, Shadow Sandslash, Shadow Swampert, Shadow Trapinch, Shadow Typhlosion, Shadow Vulpix, Shadow Wooper are best Shadow counters to battle with Metang.

Metang moves set

Metang will use below moves during the battle.

Gyro Ball Charged Steel 24.2
Metal Claw Fast Steel 11.4
Psychic Charged Psychic 35.7
Psyshock Charged Psychic 24.1
Zen Headbutt Fast Psychic 10.9

Metang raids weather impact

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

Cloudy Great for battle
Fog Great for battle
Partly cloudy Great for battle
Rainy Great for battle
Snow Boosts Gyro Ball
Boosts Metal Claw
Gyro Ball is bad for Ground type Pokemon, Gyro Ball is bad for Fire type Pokemon, Gyro Ball is bad for Fighting type Pokemon
Metal Claw is bad for Ground type Pokemon, Metal Claw is bad for Fire type Pokemon, Metal Claw is bad for Fighting type Pokemon
Sunny / clear Great for battle
Windy Boosts Psychic
Boosts Psyshock
Boosts Zen Headbutt
Great for battle

Metang stats

Attack: 138
Defence: 185
HP:
Max CP (level 50): 1818
Max HP (level 50): 115

Shiny Metang

Shiny Metang is not obtainable from raids.

Raid events