Slaking best moveset in Pokémon GO

Moves

Slaking's best moveset in Pokémon GO is Yawn and Body Slam, with 10.41 damage per second, and it can deal 391.1 damage before Slaking faints. This is true when battling in neutral weather. You need an Elite Charge TM to get Body Slam.

Best moves for Slaking are:
DPS10.41
TDO391.10
Score25.8
Boosted by
  • partlyCloudy

All Slaking movesets ranked

Here is a complete list of Slaking 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.NormalYawn NormalBody Slam *10.41391.125.8
      2.NormalYawn FairyPlay Rough 10.04377.224.9
      3.NormalYawn NormalHyper Beam 9.62361.523.8
      4.NormalYawn GroundEarthquake 7.77291.719.2

      Slaking fast moves guide

      Moves

      Moves

      NormalYawn0Damage15Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Yawn
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 62.5%
        • Rock
        • Steel
      • 39.1%
        • Ghost
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage0
      Energy15
      Weather boost
      • partlyCloudyPartly Cloudy
      Duration1.7s
      Damage window1.4s - 1.6s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage0
      Energy12

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

      Tabular view

      Fast Move
      Raid Battles
      Trainer Battles
      Name 🔼
      PWR
      DPS
      ENG
      EPS
      CD
      PWR
      ENG
      DPT
      EPT
      CD
      00158.821.7s012-3.002s

      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.

      Slaking's Fast Moves Type Coverage

      NormalFightingFlyingPoisonGroundRockBugGhostSteelFireWaterGrassElectricPsychicIceDragonDarkFairy
      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

      Slaking charge moves guide

      Moves

      Slaking has access to 4 Charge moves (Hyper Beam, Earthquake, Play Rough, and Body Slam), which cover Normal, Ground, and Fairy-type attacks. When using Hyper Beam and Body Slam you will benefit from STAB (Same-Type-Attack-Bonus), which increases the move damage by ×1.2.

      Moves

      NormalHyper Beam150Damage100Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Hyper Beam
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 62.5%
        • Rock
        • Steel
      • 39.1%
        • Ghost
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage150
      Energy100
      Weather boost
      • partlyCloudyPartly Cloudy
      Duration3.8s
      Damage window3.3s - 3.6s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage150
      Energy80

      Effects
      Hyper Beam has no special effects.
      See Hyper Beam details page ↗
      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 ↗
      FairyPlay Rough90Damage50Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Play Rough
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Fighting
        • Dragon
        • Dark
      • 62.5%
        • Poison
        • Steel
        • Fire
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage90
      Energy50
      Weather boost
      • cloudyCloudy
      Duration2.9s
      Damage window1.3s - 2.7s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage90
      Energy60

      Effects
      Play Rough has no special effects.
      See Play Rough details page ↗
      NormalBody Slam *50Damage33Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Body Slam
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 62.5%
        • Rock
        • Steel
      • 39.1%
        • Ghost
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage50
      Energy33
      Weather boost
      • partlyCloudyPartly Cloudy
      Duration1.9s
      Damage window1.2s - 1.7s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage60
      Energy35

      Effects
      Body Slam has no special effects.
      See Body Slam details page ↗

      Tabular view

      Charge Move
      Raid Battles
      Trainer Battles
      Name 🔼
      PWR
      DPS
      ENG
      DPE
      CD
      PWR
      ENG
      DPE
      5026.32331.711.9s60351.71
      14038.891001.693.6s110651.69
      15039.471001.883.8s150801.88
      9031.03501.502.9s90601.50

      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

      There are no Slaking moves that have Special Effects in PvP.

      Slaking's Charge Moves Type Coverage

      NormalFightingFlyingPoisonGroundRockBugGhostSteelFireWaterGrassElectricPsychicIceDragonDarkFairy
      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
      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
      Fairy×1.0×1.6×1.0×0.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×0.6×0.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.6×1.6×1.0