Lugia is one of the Legendary Raid Boss in Pokemon GO, and it comes under Tier 5 Legendary Battles. It is not soloable and the Recommended Group size is 7+ with Optimal attackers and 15+ for normal attackers to take it down.
Lugia is a PSYCHIC andtype and it’s got a number of solid Strongcounters.
Lugia Raid Boss CP is found to be around ~42,000 and it can have max CP of 2,056.
|BUDDY CANDY DISTANCE||20 KM|
|BASE CAPTURE RATE||2%|
Lugia Raid Counters
|Counters||Quick Move||Charged Move|
|Rock Throw||Stone Edge|
|Shadow Claw||Shadow Ball|
Lugia takes Super Effective damage from ELECTRIC, DARK, ICE, GHOST and ROCK type moves, due to its dual PSYCHIC and type.
The best Pokemon to fight Lugia is Tyranitar with Bite/ Stone Edge moveset.
Lugia is much larger than Articuno and its target areas are very much easier to hit. Warning! Lugia’s attack is long.
We would suggest watching a couple of them before throwing at first to get used to the timin
We Would highly recommend using the golden razz as the base catch rate is 2% (With Golden razz, catch rate is 5% + etc bonuses such as curveball)
|Extrasensory (Quick Move)||Future Sight (Charged Move)|
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