Mesprit is one of the Lake Guardian Pokémon and you can catch it in Pokémon Go. You will have to defeat it in a five-star raid. Mesprit and the other two Guardians of the Lake will appear from September 14th to October 1st. You may want to work with other Pokémon trainers to try and beat him. These are all of Mesprit's weaknesses and the best Pokémon to counter them.
All the weak points of Mesprit
Mesprit is a Psychic-type Pokémon. It will be weak against Bug, Dark, and Ghost-type attacks, but is resistant to Fighting and Psychic-type moves. We highly recommend focusing on Dark and Ghost-type Pokémon to beat Mesprit during these raids.
The best Pokémon against Mesprit
The best Pokémon to counter Mesprit will be Chandelure, Tyranitar, and Darkrai.
Chandelure is a Ghost and Fire-type Pokémon. While it doesn't have many Ghost-type moves, it is a very effective Pokémon that is an ideal choice to use in these five-star raids. The best move set for Chandelure to learn is the Incinerate Fast Move and Shadow Ball Charged and Flame Charged Moves.
Next, we have Tyranitar, the Dark and Rock-type Pokémon. It is a sturdy Pokémon with solid attack and defense stats, making it an ideal choice for this battle. The best move set to teach Tyranitar is the quick move bite and crunch and stone edge loaded moves.
The last Pokémon we will recommend is Darkrai, the Dark-type Mythical Pokémon. It is a powerful choice that has a powerful attack and is perfect for taking out Mesprit. The best moveset to teach Darkrai for this battle is the fast moving growl and shadow ball and dark pulse charged moves.
You will need to use a full team of six Pokémon to defeat Mesprit. You can select from these Pokémon to complete your choices.
- Giratina (Origin)
After beating Mesprit, you will have a chance to catch him. There is a chance it could be a brilliant release during these raids.