Mega Salamence's best moves in Pokémon GO

Moves
      #
      Fast Attack
      Charged Attack
      DPS
      TDO
      Score 🔽
      1.DragonDragon Tail DragonDraco Meteor 19.87847.342.4
      2.DragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage *19.79843.842.3
      3.FireFire Fang DragonOutrage *18.86804.140.3
      4.FireFire Fang DragonDraco Meteor 18.60793.039.7
      5.DarkBite DragonOutrage *18.44786.339.4
      6.DarkBite DragonDraco Meteor 18.10771.738.7
      7.DragonDragon Tail WaterHydro Pump 17.78758.038.0
      8.DragonDragon Tail FireFire Blast 17.19733.036.7
      9.FireFire Fang WaterHydro Pump 16.35697.234.9
      10.DarkBite WaterHydro Pump 15.97680.934.1
      11.FireFire Fang FireFire Blast 15.80673.833.8
      12.DarkBite FireFire Blast 15.47659.533.0

      Mega Salamence's Fast Attacks Guide

      Moves

      Moves

      Mega Salamence has access to 3 Fast Attacks (Bite, Fire Fang, and Dragon Tail), which cover Dark, Fire, and Dragon-type attacks. When using Dragon Tail you will benefit from STAB (Same-Type-Attack-Bonus), which increases the move damage by ×1.2.

      DarkBite6Damage4Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Bite
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • GhostGhost
        • PsychicPsychic
      • 62.5%
        • FightingFighting
        • DarkDark
        • FairyFairy
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage6
      Energy4
      Weather boost
      • fogFog
      Duration0.5s
      Damage window0.3s - 0.5s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage4
      Energy2

      Effects
      Bite has no special effects.
      See Bite details page ↗
      FireFire Fang12Damage8Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Fire Fang
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • BugBug
        • SteelSteel
        • GrassGrass
        • IceIce
      • 62.5%
        • RockRock
        • FireFire
        • WaterWater
        • DragonDragon
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage12
      Energy8
      Weather boost
      • sunnySunny
      Duration0.9s
      Damage window0.6s - 0.8s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage8
      Energy5

      Effects
      Fire Fang has no special effects.
      See Fire Fang details page ↗
      DragonDragon Tail15Damage9Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Dragon Tail
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • DragonDragon
      • 62.5%
        • SteelSteel
      • 39.1%
        • FairyFairy
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage15
      Energy9
      Weather boost
      • windyWindy
      Duration1.1s
      Damage window0.8s - 1.1s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage13
      Energy9

      Effects
      Dragon Tail has no special effects.
      See Dragon Tail details page ↗

      Tabular view

      Fast Move
      Raid Battles
      Trainer Battles
      Name 🔼
      PWR
      DPS
      ENG
      EPS
      CD
      PWR
      ENG
      DPT
      EPT
      CD
      612.0048.000.5s424.002.001s
      1513.6498.181.1s1394.333.002s
      1213.3388.890.9s854.002.501s

      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.

      Mega Salamence's Fast Attacks Type Coverage

      NormalFightingFlyingPoisonGroundRockBugGhostSteelFireWaterGrassElectricPsychicIceDragonDarkFairy
      Dark×1.0×0.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.6×1.0×1.0×0.6×0.6
      Fire×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×0.6×1.6×1.0×1.6×0.6×0.6×1.6×1.0×1.0×1.6×0.6×1.0×1.0
      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

      Mega Salamence's Charge Attacks Guide

      Moves

      Moves

      Mega Salamence has access to 4 Charge Attacks (Fire Blast, Hydro Pump, Outrage, and Draco Meteor), which cover Fire, Water, and Dragon-type attacks. When using Outrage and Draco Meteor you will benefit from STAB (Same-Type-Attack-Bonus), which increases the move damage by ×1.2.

      FireFire Blast140Damage100Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Fire Blast
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • BugBug
        • SteelSteel
        • GrassGrass
        • IceIce
      • 62.5%
        • RockRock
        • FireFire
        • WaterWater
        • DragonDragon
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage140
      Energy100
      Weather boost
      • sunnySunny
      Duration4.2s
      Damage window3.1s - 3.9s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage140
      Energy80

      Effects
      Fire Blast has no special effects.
      See Fire Blast details page ↗
      WaterHydro Pump130Damage100Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Hydro Pump
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • GroundGround
        • RockRock
        • FireFire
      • 62.5%
        • WaterWater
        • GrassGrass
        • DragonDragon
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage130
      Energy100
      Weather boost
      • rainRain
      Duration3.3s
      Damage window0.9s - 3.0s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage130
      Energy75

      Effects
      Hydro Pump has no special effects.
      See Hydro Pump details page ↗
      DragonOutrage *110Damage50Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Outrage
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • DragonDragon
      • 62.5%
        • SteelSteel
      • 39.1%
        • FairyFairy
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage110
      Energy50
      Weather boost
      • windyWindy
      Duration3.9s
      Damage window2.5s - 3.7s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage110
      Energy60

      Effects
      Outrage has no special effects.
      See Outrage details page ↗
      DragonDraco Meteor150Damage100Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Draco Meteor
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • DragonDragon
      • 62.5%
        • SteelSteel
      • 39.1%
        • FairyFairy
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage150
      Energy100
      Weather boost
      • windyWindy
      Duration3.6s
      Damage window3.0s - 3.5s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage150
      Energy65

      Effects
      Special effectsSpecial

      Draco Meteor has a 100.0% chance to:

      • Decrease User's Attack by 33.3%
      See Draco Meteor details page ↗

      Tabular view

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

      Draco Meteor has a 100.0% chance to:

      • Decrease User's Attack by 33.3%
      15041.671002.313.6s150652.31
      14033.331001.754.2s140801.75
      13039.391001.733.3s130751.73
      11028.21501.833.9s110601.83

      PWR stands for Power, DPS for damage per second, ENG for Energy required, 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.

      Moves with Special Effects in PvP

      Special effectsSpecial

      Draco Meteor has a 100.0% chance to:

      • Decrease User's Attack by 33.3%

      Mega Salamence's Charge Attacks Type Coverage

      NormalFightingFlyingPoisonGroundRockBugGhostSteelFireWaterGrassElectricPsychicIceDragonDarkFairy
      Fire×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×0.6×1.6×1.0×1.6×0.6×0.6×1.6×1.0×1.0×1.6×0.6×1.0×1.0
      Water×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.6×1.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.6×0.6×0.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×0.6×1.0×1.0
      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