Shadow Duskull best moveset in Pokémon GO

Moves

Shadow Duskull's best moveset in Pokémon GO is Hex and Ominous Wind, with 5.19 damage per second, and it can deal 53.2 damage before Shadow Duskull faints. This is true when battling in neutral weather.

Best moves for Shadow Duskull are:
DPS5.19
TDO53.17
Score9.3
Boosted by
  • fog

All Shadow Duskull movesets ranked

Here is a complete list of Shadow Duskull 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.GhostHex GhostOminous Wind 5.1953.29.3
      2.GhostAstonish GhostOminous Wind 5.0551.79.0
      3.GhostHex GhostNight Shade 5.0051.18.9
      4.GhostAstonish GhostNight Shade 4.8249.38.6
      5.GhostHex GhostShadow Sneak 4.5946.98.2
      6.GhostAstonish GhostShadow Sneak 4.4745.78.0
      7.GhostHex NormalFrustration 2.5626.24.6
      8.GhostAstonish NormalFrustration 2.4525.04.4

      Shadow Duskull fast moves guide

      Moves

      Moves

      GhostAstonish8Damage14Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Astonish
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Ghost
        • Psychic
      • 62.5%
        • Dark
      • 39.1%
        • Normal
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage8
      Energy14
      Weather boost
      • fogFog
      Duration1.1s
      Damage window0.7s - 1.1s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage9
      Energy10

      Effects
      Astonish has no special effects.
      See Astonish details page ↗
      GhostHex10Damage16Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Hex
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Ghost
        • Psychic
      • 62.5%
        • Dark
      • 39.1%
        • Normal
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage10
      Energy16
      Weather boost
      • fogFog
      Duration1.2s
      Damage window1.0s - 1.2s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage6
      Energy12

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

      Tabular view

      Fast Move
      Raid Battles
      Trainer Battles
      Name 🔼
      PWR
      DPS
      ENG
      EPS
      CD
      PWR
      ENG
      DPT
      EPT
      CD
      87.271412.731.1s9103.003.332s
      108.331613.331.2s6122.004.002s

      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.

      Shadow Duskull's Fast Moves Type Coverage

      NormalFightingFlyingPoisonGroundRockBugGhostSteelFireWaterGrassElectricPsychicIceDragonDarkFairy
      Ghost×0.4×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.6×1.0×1.0×0.6×1.0

      Shadow Duskull charge moves guide

      Moves

      Shadow Duskull has access to 4 Charge moves (Shadow Sneak, Ominous Wind, Night Shade, and Frustration), which cover Ghost and Normal-type attacks. When using Shadow Sneak, Ominous Wind, and Night Shade you will benefit from STAB (Same-Type-Attack-Bonus), which increases the move damage by ×1.2.

      Moves

      GhostShadow Sneak50Damage33Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Shadow Sneak
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Ghost
        • Psychic
      • 62.5%
        • Dark
      • 39.1%
        • Normal
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage50
      Energy33
      Weather boost
      • fogFog
      Duration2.9s
      Damage window2.2s - 2.7s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage50
      Energy45

      Effects
      Shadow Sneak has no special effects.
      See Shadow Sneak details page ↗
      GhostOminous Wind50Damage33Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Ominous Wind
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Ghost
        • Psychic
      • 62.5%
        • Dark
      • 39.1%
        • Normal
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage50
      Energy33
      Weather boost
      • fogFog
      Duration2.3s
      Damage window1.9s - 2.1s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage45
      Energy45

      Effects
      Special effectsSpecial

      Ominous Wind has a 10.0% chance to:

      • Increase User's Attack by 25.0%
      • Increase User's Defense by 25.0%
      See Ominous Wind details page ↗
      GhostNight Shade60Damage50Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Night Shade
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Ghost
        • Psychic
      • 62.5%
        • Dark
      • 39.1%
        • Normal
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage60
      Energy50
      Weather boost
      • fogFog
      Duration2.6s
      Damage window2.1s - 2.5s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage60
      Energy55

      Effects
      Night Shade has no special effects.
      See Night Shade 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 ↗

      Tabular view

      Charge Move
      Raid Battles
      Trainer Battles
      Name 🔼
      PWR
      DPS
      ENG
      DPE
      CD
      PWR
      ENG
      DPE
      105.00330.142.0s10700.14
      6023.08501.092.6s60551.09
      Special effectsSpecial

      Ominous Wind has a 10.0% chance to:

      • Increase User's Attack by 25.0%
      • Increase User's Defense by 25.0%
      5021.74331.002.3s45451.00
      5017.24331.112.9s50451.11

      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

      Ominous Wind has a 10.0% chance to:

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

      Shadow Duskull's Charge Moves Type Coverage

      NormalFightingFlyingPoisonGroundRockBugGhostSteelFireWaterGrassElectricPsychicIceDragonDarkFairy
      Ghost×0.4×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.6×1.0×1.0×0.6×1.0
      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