Inteleon, the water-type Pokémon from the Galar area, is making its Pokémon Scarlet and Violet debut in seven-star Tera Raids. It has the Ice Tera Sort and is endowed with the Mightiest Mark badge, which suggests it was caught in a seven-star Tera Raid Battle, naturally. As normal with particular Tera Raid Battles, this Inteleon can solely be caught as soon as per save, however you possibly can preserve doing the raid for different rewards.
Inteleon with the Ice Tera Sort and Mightiest Mark will solely seem in raids from April 28 at eight p.m. EDT till April 30 at 7:59 p.m EDT and Could 5 at eight p.m. EDT till Could 7 at 7:59 p.m EDT.
Inteleon Tera Raid rewards
Upon defeating Inteleon, you’ll be capable of catch one, however just one. After you seize your first one, you will be unable to catch any extra, even should you defeat it once more in one other raid. You’ll additionally get TM143 (Blizzard) and a assured Skill Patch in your first victory.
The caught Intelon has its Hidden Skill, Sniper: “If the Pokémon assault lands a vital hit, the assault is powered up even additional.” It additionally comes with the Mightiest Mark, identical to the Pokémon from earlier seven-star raids. It additionally has full excellent IVs.
Equally to different Tera Raids, you will get different drops, like Exp. Sweet, Tera Shards, Bottle Caps, and treasure objects to promote for cash. A full checklist of the drops is on the market on Serebii, itemizing each the bottom merchandise drops and random drops. Inteleon raids don’t drop Herba Mystica.
Inteleon Tera Raid greatest counters
Inteleon is rated at degree 100 with the Ice Tera Sort. It is aware of Blizzard, Snipe Shot, Darkish Pulse, and Tearful Look, in addition to Mist and Snowscape. Inteleon will begin the battle with Mist earlier than utilizing Snowscape. Mist will shield Inteleon from stat decreases, whereas Snowscape offers Inteleon, as an Ice Tera Sort, increased protection.
Do not forget that your Pokémon needs to be degree 100 when bringing them into seven-star raids. You could possibly get away with out completely EV or IV coaching them, however it’s really helpful for simpler knockouts.
There are a number of builds that can help you take down Inteleon simply, however under we’ve listed those we favor.
Inteleon Annihilape solo Tera Raid construct
Skill: Inside Focus/Defiant
Tera Sort: Preventing or Ghost
EVs: 252 HP/252 Assault/four HP
IVs: Maxed HP, Assault, Protection
Held merchandise: Shell Bell
Moveset: Screech, Rage Fist, Drain Punch
For those who’ve adopted any of our different seven-star Tera Raid guides, you’ve seemingly acquired an Annihilape who can deal with Inteleon. Drain Punch is an effective opener for dealing harm and in addition restoring any HP misplaced. Rage Fist, which turns into extra highly effective the extra instances your Annihilape will get hit is good to have, too. It’s OK if Annihilape faints throughout battle, as a result of Rage Fist retains stacking regardless of that.
As Reddit person Enjoyable-Incident-8238 explains, Shadow Punch is beneficial if Inteleon spams the Double Workforce transfer, which ups its evasiveness. (Shadow Punch ignores that.) If Inteleon makes use of Chilling Water, which lowers Assault stats, Defiant is useful to mitigate that.
Screech gained’t be helpful till after the mist wears off, however it could possibly lower protection stats as soon as it does.
Inteleon Samurott Tera Raid construct
Skill: Shell Armor
Tera Sort: Metal
EVs: 252 HP/252 Assault/four Protection
Held merchandise: Scope Lens
Moveset: Focus Energy, Swords Dance, Good Strike, Soak/Sacred Sword
For those who accomplished the Samurott Tera Raid Battle and acquired one in all your individual, it’s a sensible choice for the Inteleon battle. However should you missed out, you possibly can attempt to discover Oshawatt through trades and evolve up a Samurott from there.
This construct comes from PKMN Forged on YouTube, supposed to stop vital hits with Shell Armor. It’ll work in a harm function to deal vital hits to Inteleon. Focus power is there to spice up vital hits, paired with Scope Lens to extend the ratio once more. Use Good Strike or Sacred Sword to do a ton of injury.
Soak is useful should you’re coming into the raid with strangers who don’t know what they’re doing — you can provide them ice and water resistance.
Inteleon Blissy Tera Raid construct
Tera Sort: Regular
EVs: 160 HP/60 Protection/188 Particular Assault/100 Particular Protection
Held merchandise: Warmth Rock
Moveset: Flamethrower, Sunny Day, Talent Swap, Life Dew
This construct is, once more, from PKMN Forged, and works in tandem with Samurott. Blissey will use Sunny Day to mitigate the impact of snow and decreasing protection — the Warmth Rock extends the impression of the tough daylight past that transfer. You’ll lose Life Dew to heal your allies. Therapeutic by cheer has precedence, PKMN Forged defined, if gamers are extraordinarily low — however the basic thought is to maintain allies healed earlier than they get to that time.
Flamethrower is there to do harm. Talent Swap, which is able to give the Samurott, defined above, Snipe, and that’s tremendous essential for dealing harm with its elevated vital hit ratio.