Galarian Zapdos best moveset in Pokémon GO

Moves

Galarian Zapdos's best moveset in Pokémon GO is Counter and Brave Bird, with 17.81 damage per second, and it can deal 559.8 damage before Galarian Zapdos faints. This is true when battling in neutral weather.

Best moves for Galarian Zapdos are:
DPS17.81
TDO559.76
Score42.2
Boosted by
  • cloudy
  • windy

All Galarian Zapdos movesets ranked

Here is a complete list of Galarian Zapdos movesets in Pokémon GO, ranked by their DPS and TDO. You can change the weather and the opposing Pokémon.

      #
      Fast Attack
      Charged Attack
      DPS
      TDO
      Score 🔽
      1.FightingCounter FlyingBrave Bird 17.81559.842.2
      2.FightingCounter FightingClose Combat 15.60490.236.9
      3.FightingCounter RockAncient Power 12.57395.129.8

      Galarian Zapdos fast moves guide

      Moves

      Moves

      FightingCounter12Damage8Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Counter
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Normal
        • Rock
        • Steel
        • Ice
        • Dark
      • 62.5%
        • Flying
        • Poison
        • Bug
        • Psychic
        • Fairy
      • 39.1%
        • Ghost
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage12
      Energy8
      Weather boost
      • cloudyCloudy
      Duration0.9s
      Damage window0.7s - 0.9s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage8
      Energy7

      Effects
      Counter has no special effects.
      See Counter details page ↗

      Tabular view

      Fast Move
      Raid Battles
      Trainer Battles
      Name 🔼
      PWR
      DPS
      ENG
      EPS
      CD
      PWR
      ENG
      DPT
      EPT
      CD
      1213.3388.890.9s874.003.501s

      Legend - PWR stands for Power, DPS for damage per second, ENG for Energy generated per use, EPS for energy per second, CD for move duration, DPE for damage per energy point used. DPT and EPT stand for Damage and Energy per turn, and are only applicable in PvP.

      Galarian Zapdos's Fast Moves Type Coverage

      NormalFightingFlyingPoisonGroundRockBugGhostSteelFireWaterGrassElectricPsychicIceDragonDarkFairy
      Fighting×1.6×1.0×0.6×0.6×1.0×1.6×0.6×0.4×1.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×0.6×1.6×1.0×1.6×0.6

      Galarian Zapdos charge moves guide

      Moves

      Galarian Zapdos has access to 3 Charge moves (Ancient Power, Close Combat, and Brave Bird), which cover Rock, Fighting, and Flying-type attacks. When using Close Combat and Brave Bird you will benefit from STAB (Same-Type-Attack-Bonus), which increases the move damage by ×1.2.

      Moves

      RockAncient Power70Damage33Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Ancient Power
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Flying
        • Bug
        • Fire
        • Ice
      • 62.5%
        • Fighting
        • Ground
        • Steel
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage70
      Energy33
      Weather boost
      • partlyCloudyPartly Cloudy
      Duration3.5s
      Damage window2.9s - 3.1s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage60
      Energy45

      Effects
      Special effectsSpecial

      Ancient Power has a 10.0% chance to:

      • Increase User's Attack by 25.0%
      • Increase User's Defense by 25.0%
      See Ancient Power details page ↗
      FightingClose Combat100Damage100Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Close Combat
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Normal
        • Rock
        • Steel
        • Ice
        • Dark
      • 62.5%
        • Flying
        • Poison
        • Bug
        • Psychic
        • Fairy
      • 39.1%
        • Ghost
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage100
      Energy100
      Weather boost
      • cloudyCloudy
      Duration2.3s
      Damage window1.0s - 2.3s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage100
      Energy45

      Effects
      Special effectsSpecial

      Close Combat has a 100.0% chance to:

      • Decrease User's Defense by 33.3%
      See Close Combat details page ↗
      FlyingBrave Bird130Damage100Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Brave Bird
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Fighting
        • Bug
        • Grass
      • 62.5%
        • Rock
        • Steel
        • Electric
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage130
      Energy100
      Weather boost
      • windyWindy
      Duration2.0s
      Damage window1.0s - 1.6s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage130
      Energy55

      Effects
      Special effectsSpecial

      Brave Bird has a 100.0% chance to:

      • Decrease User's Defense by 42.9%
      See Brave Bird details page ↗

      Tabular view

      Charge Move
      Raid Battles
      Trainer Battles
      Name 🔼
      PWR
      DPS
      ENG
      DPE
      CD
      PWR
      ENG
      DPE
      Special effectsSpecial

      Ancient Power has a 10.0% chance to:

      • Increase User's Attack by 25.0%
      • Increase User's Defense by 25.0%
      7020.00331.333.5s60451.33
      Special effectsSpecial

      Brave Bird has a 100.0% chance to:

      • Decrease User's Defense by 42.9%
      13065.001002.362.0s130552.36
      Special effectsSpecial

      Close Combat has a 100.0% chance to:

      • Decrease User's Defense by 33.3%
      10043.481002.222.3s100452.22

      Legend - PWR stands for Power, DPS for damage per second, ENG for Energy used, CD for move duration, DPE for damage per energy point used.

      Moves with Special Effects in PvP

      Special effectsSpecial

      Ancient Power has a 10.0% chance to:

      • Increase User's Attack by 25.0%
      • Increase User's Defense by 25.0%
      Special effectsSpecial

      Close Combat has a 100.0% chance to:

      • Decrease User's Defense by 33.3%
      Special effectsSpecial

      Brave Bird has a 100.0% chance to:

      • Decrease User's Defense by 42.9%

      Galarian Zapdos's Charge Moves Type Coverage

      NormalFightingFlyingPoisonGroundRockBugGhostSteelFireWaterGrassElectricPsychicIceDragonDarkFairy
      Rock×1.0×0.6×1.6×1.0×0.6×1.0×1.6×1.0×0.6×1.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.6×1.0×1.0×1.0
      Fighting×1.6×1.0×0.6×0.6×1.0×1.6×0.6×0.4×1.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×0.6×1.6×1.0×1.6×0.6
      Flying×1.0×1.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×0.6×1.6×1.0×0.6×1.0×1.0×1.6×0.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0