Shadow Sceptile best moveset in Pokémon GO

Moves

Shadow Sceptile's best moveset in Pokémon GO is Fury Cutter and Frenzy Plant, with 19.79 damage per second, and it can deal 393.9 damage before Shadow Sceptile faints. This is true when battling in neutral weather. You need an Elite Charge TM to get Frenzy Plant.

Best moves for Shadow Sceptile are:
DPS19.79
TDO393.89
Score41.8
Boosted by
  • rain
  • sunny

All Shadow Sceptile movesets ranked

Here is a complete list of Shadow Sceptile 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.BugFury Cutter GrassFrenzy Plant *19.79393.941.8
      2.GrassBullet Seed GrassFrenzy Plant *18.37365.538.8
      3.BugFury Cutter GrassLeaf Blade 17.80354.137.6
      4.GrassBullet Seed GrassLeaf Blade 16.77333.735.4
      5.BugFury Cutter DragonBreaking Swipe 14.96297.731.6
      6.BugFury Cutter GroundEarthquake 14.51288.730.6
      7.BugFury Cutter DragonDragon Claw 14.30284.630.2
      8.GrassBullet Seed DragonBreaking Swipe 13.65271.728.8
      9.GrassBullet Seed DragonDragon Claw 13.36265.928.2
      10.GrassBullet Seed GroundEarthquake 13.10260.727.7
      11.BugFury Cutter FlyingAerial Ace 12.83255.327.1
      12.GrassBullet Seed FlyingAerial Ace 12.15241.725.7
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      Shadow Sceptile fast moves guide

      Moves

      Moves

      BugFury Cutter3Damage6Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Fury Cutter
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Grass
        • Psychic
        • Dark
      • 62.5%
        • Fighting
        • Flying
        • Poison
        • Ghost
        • Steel
        • Fire
        • Fairy
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage3
      Energy6
      Weather boost
      • rainRainy
      Duration0.4s
      Damage window0.1s - 0.4s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage2
      Energy4

      Effects
      Fury Cutter has no special effects.
      See Fury Cutter details page ↗
      GrassBullet Seed8Damage14Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Bullet Seed
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Ground
        • Rock
        • Water
      • 62.5%
        • Flying
        • Poison
        • Bug
        • Steel
        • Fire
        • Grass
        • Dragon
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage8
      Energy14
      Weather boost
      • sunnySunny
      Duration1.1s
      Damage window0.8s - 1.1s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage5
      Energy13

      Effects
      Bullet Seed has no special effects.
      See Bullet Seed details page ↗

      Tabular view

      Fast Move
      Raid Battles
      Trainer Battles
      Name 🔼
      PWR
      DPS
      ENG
      EPS
      CD
      PWR
      ENG
      DPT
      EPT
      CD
      87.271412.731.1s5131.674.332s
      37.50615.000.4s242.004.001s

      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.

      Shadow Sceptile's Fast Moves Type Coverage

      NormalFightingFlyingPoisonGroundRockBugGhostSteelFireWaterGrassElectricPsychicIceDragonDarkFairy
      Bug×1.0×0.6×0.6×0.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×0.6×0.6×0.6×1.0×1.6×1.0×1.6×1.0×1.0×1.6×0.6
      Grass×1.0×1.0×0.6×0.6×1.6×1.6×0.6×1.0×0.6×0.6×1.6×0.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×0.6×1.0×1.0

      Shadow Sceptile charge moves guide

      Moves

      Shadow Sceptile has access to 7 Charge moves (Earthquake, Aerial Ace, Dragon Claw, Leaf Blade, Frenzy Plant, Frustration, and Breaking Swipe), which cover Ground, Flying, Dragon, Grass, and Normal-type attacks. When using Leaf Blade and Frenzy Plant you will benefit from STAB (Same-Type-Attack-Bonus), which increases the move damage by ×1.2.

      Moves

      GroundEarthquake140Damage100Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Earthquake
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Poison
        • Rock
        • Steel
        • Fire
        • Electric
      • 62.5%
        • Bug
        • Grass
      • 39.1%
        • Flying
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage140
      Energy100
      Weather boost
      • sunnySunny
      Duration3.6s
      Damage window2.7s - 3.5s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage110
      Energy65

      Effects
      Earthquake has no special effects.
      See Earthquake details page ↗
      FlyingAerial Ace55Damage33Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Aerial Ace
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Fighting
        • Bug
        • Grass
      • 62.5%
        • Rock
        • Steel
        • Electric
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage55
      Energy33
      Weather boost
      • windyWindy
      Duration2.4s
      Damage window1.9s - 2.2s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage55
      Energy40

      Effects
      Aerial Ace has no special effects.
      See Aerial Ace details page ↗
      DragonDragon Claw50Damage33Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Dragon Claw
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Dragon
      • 62.5%
        • Steel
      • 39.1%
        • Fairy
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage50
      Energy33
      Weather boost
      • windyWindy
      Duration1.7s
      Damage window1.1s - 1.3s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage50
      Energy35

      Effects
      Dragon Claw has no special effects.
      See Dragon Claw details page ↗
      GrassLeaf Blade70Damage33Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Leaf Blade
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Ground
        • Rock
        • Water
      • 62.5%
        • Flying
        • Poison
        • Bug
        • Steel
        • Fire
        • Grass
        • Dragon
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage70
      Energy33
      Weather boost
      • sunnySunny
      Duration2.4s
      Damage window1.3s - 2.2s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage70
      Energy35

      Effects
      Leaf Blade has no special effects.
      See Leaf Blade details page ↗
      GrassFrenzy Plant *100Damage50Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Frenzy Plant
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Ground
        • Rock
        • Water
      • 62.5%
        • Flying
        • Poison
        • Bug
        • Steel
        • Fire
        • Grass
        • Dragon
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage100
      Energy50
      Weather boost
      • sunnySunny
      Duration2.6s
      Damage window2.1s - 2.5s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage100
      Energy45

      Effects
      Frenzy Plant has no special effects.
      See Frenzy Plant details page ↗
      NormalFrustration10Damage33Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Frustration
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 62.5%
        • Rock
        • Steel
      • 39.1%
        • Ghost
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage10
      Energy33
      Weather boost
      • partlyCloudyPartly Cloudy
      Duration2.0s
      Damage window1.0s - 1.8s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage10
      Energy70

      Effects
      Frustration has no special effects.
      See Frustration details page ↗
      DragonBreaking Swipe35Damage33Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Breaking Swipe
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Dragon
      • 62.5%
        • Steel
      • 39.1%
        • Fairy
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage35
      Energy33
      Weather boost
      • windyWindy
      Duration0.8s
      Damage window0.3s - 0.7s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage50
      Energy35

      Effects
      Special effectsSpecial

      Breaking Swipe has a 50.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Attack by 20.0%
      See Breaking Swipe details page ↗

      Tabular view

      Charge Move
      Raid Battles
      Trainer Battles
      Name 🔼
      PWR
      DPS
      ENG
      DPE
      CD
      PWR
      ENG
      DPE
      5522.92331.382.4s55401.38
      Special effectsSpecial

      Breaking Swipe has a 50.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Attack by 20.0%
      3543.75331.430.8s50351.43
      5029.41331.431.7s50351.43
      14038.891001.693.6s110651.69
      10038.46502.222.6s100452.22
      105.00330.142.0s10700.14
      7029.17332.002.4s70352.00

      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

      Breaking Swipe has a 50.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Attack by 20.0%

      Shadow Sceptile's Charge Moves Type Coverage

      NormalFightingFlyingPoisonGroundRockBugGhostSteelFireWaterGrassElectricPsychicIceDragonDarkFairy
      Ground×1.0×1.0×0.4×1.6×1.0×1.6×0.6×1.0×1.6×1.6×1.0×0.6×1.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0
      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
      Dragon×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×0.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.6×1.0×0.4
      Grass×1.0×1.0×0.6×0.6×1.6×1.6×0.6×1.0×0.6×0.6×1.6×0.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×0.6×1.0×1.0
      Normal×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×0.6×1.0×0.4×0.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0