Rock Smash

Pokémon GO Rock Smash
Type fighting
Category Quick Move
Damage 15
Energy 10
Duration 1300 ms
Damage (+ STAB) 18
Damage per Second 11.54 dmg/s
Damage per Second (+ STAB) 13.85 dmg/s
Energy per Second 7.69 eng/s
Damage Window Length 250 ms
Damage Starts at 550 ms
Damage Ends at 800 ms
Critical Chance 0%

How to dodge Rock Smash

Animation duration of Rock Smash is 1300 ms. In order to avoid full damage, you have 700 ms to dodge, starting at 550 ms after the move name appears. Damage window of Rock Smash lasts from 550 ms to 800 ms of the animation.

Rock Smash Type effectiveness

Rock Smash is super effective against: dark, ice, normal, rock, and steel, but it's not very effective against: bug, fairy, flying, ghost, poison, and psychic.

Deals increased damage

  • dark
  • ice
  • normal
  • rock
  • steel

Deals reduced damage

  • bug
  • fairy
  • flying
  • ghost
  • poison
  • psychic