Pokémon Go Cliff June counters and weaknesses

Let us give you a rundown of the best team to use against any potential 'mons Pokémon Go’s Cliff may use this month, updated for June 2022

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Want to know the best Pokémon Go Cliff counters for this month? Well, we’re here to help. Cliff can sometimes feel like the toughest Team Rocket Go Leader, so it’s only natural you may need a little bit of extra help working out which Pokémon you should use in a team against him.

With help from our Pokémon Go Cliff counters guide, you will soon have a team full of strong Pokémon to take into battle. We have also gone ahead and listed all of the available rewards you can get your hands on by knocking out all three of the Team Rocket Go leaders’ Pokémon.

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Now, let’s get into the best counters for Pokémon Go’s Cliff.

What are the best Pokémon Go Cliff counters for Cubone?

Currently, Cliff’s first Pokémon is always Cubone. Luckily, it’s fairly easy to beat, so we recommend choosing a Pokémon that is also super effective against the remaining members of his team.

  • Zarude – Vine Whip and Power Whip
  • Kyogre – Water Fall and Surf
  • Kingler – Bubble and Crabhammer
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What are the best Pokémon Go Cliff counters for Electivire?

Electivire is weak to ground-type moves. Use the following Pokémon if you hope to win.

  • Landorus (Therian) – Mud Shot and Stone Edge
  • Rhyperior – Mud Slap and Earthquake
  • Excadrill – Mud Slap and Earthquake

What are the best Pokémon Go Cliff counters for Luxray?

Cliff’s Luxray is only weak to ground-type moves. Here are the Pokémon we recommend using against it.

  • Rhyperior – Mud Slap and Earthquake
  • Excadrill – Mud Slap and Earthquake
  • Landorus (Therian) – Mud Shot and Earthquake

What are the best Pokémon Go Cliff counters for Omastar?

Shadow Omastar is weak to electric, fighting, grass, and ground-type moves. These are the Pokémon you should put in your team.

  • Zarude – Vine Whip and Power Whip
  • Leafeon – Bullet Seed and Leaf Blade
  • Venusaur – Vine Whip and Frenzy Plant

What are the best Pokémon Go Cliff counters for Tyranitar?

Shadow Tyranitar is one of the Pokémon Cliff uses, it’s two times weak to fighting-type Pokémon, so you can bring it down easily if you take advantage of that weakness.

  • Conkeldurr – Counter and Dynamic Punch
  • Lucario – Counter and Aura Sphere or Power-up Punch
  • Machamp – Counter and Dynamic Punch or Cross Chop

What are the best Pokémon Go Cliff counters for Swampert?

Swampert’s main weakness is grass-type attacks, here are the Pokémon we recommend you take into battle.

  • Zarude – Vine Whip and Power Whip
  • Leafeon – Bullet Seed and Leaf Blade
  • Venusaur – Vine Whip and Frenzy Plant

What are the best Pokémon Go Cliff counters for Charizard?

Charizard is double weak to rock-type Pokémon. Here are the Pokémon we recommend using against it.

  • Rhyperior – Smack Down and Rock Wrecker
  • Tyranitar – Smack Down and Stone Edge
  • Rampardos – Smack Down and Rock Slide

Cliff’s team changes up slightly each month, so we’ll update this page frequently.

What rewards do I get for beating Cliff?

When you defeat Cliff, or any other Team Go Rocket Leader, you will receive some handy rewards. You will always get 1,000 Stardust and a random selection of two of the following items:

  • A 12km egg
  • One Revive
  • One Max Revive
  • One Max Potion
  • One Unova Stone
  • One Sinnoh Stone

For more content like this, make sure you check out our Pokémon Go Arlo, Pokémon Go Sierra, Pokémon Go Giovanni, and Pokémon Go best Pokémon guides.