Excadrill's best moves in Pokémon GO

Moves
      #
      Fast Attack
      Charged Attack
      DPS
      TDO
      Score 🔽
      1.SteelMetal Claw GroundScorching Sands 16.96435.532.7
      2.GroundMud-Slap GroundScorching Sands 16.74429.832.2
      3.GroundMud Shot GroundScorching Sands 16.31419.031.4
      4.SteelMetal Claw GroundEarthquake 16.25417.331.3
      5.SteelMetal Claw GroundDrill Run 16.06412.530.9
      6.GroundMud-Slap GroundEarthquake 15.90408.330.6
      7.GroundMud-Slap GroundDrill Run 15.89408.230.6
      8.SteelMetal Claw SteelIron Head 15.63401.530.1
      9.GroundMud-Slap SteelIron Head 15.48397.529.8
      10.GroundMud Shot GroundDrill Run 15.30393.029.5
      11.GroundMud Shot GroundEarthquake 15.29392.829.5
      12.GroundMud Shot SteelIron Head 14.68377.128.3
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      Excadrill's Fast Attacks Guide

      Moves

      Moves

      Excadrill has access to 3 Fast Attacks (Mud Shot, Metal Claw, and Mud-Slap), which cover Ground and Steel-type attacks. When using Mud Shot, Metal Claw, and Mud-Slap you will benefit from STAB (Same-Type-Attack-Bonus), which increases the move damage by ×1.2.

      GroundMud Shot5Damage7Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Mud Shot
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • PoisonPoison
        • RockRock
        • SteelSteel
        • FireFire
        • ElectricElectric
      • 62.5%
        • BugBug
        • GrassGrass
      • 39.1%
        • FlyingFlying
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage5
      Energy7
      Weather boost
      • sunnySunny
      Duration0.6s
      Damage window0.3s - 0.6s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage3
      Energy9

      Effects
      Mud Shot has no special effects.
      See Mud Shot details page ↗
      SteelMetal Claw8Damage7Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Metal Claw
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • RockRock
        • IceIce
        • FairyFairy
      • 62.5%
        • SteelSteel
        • FireFire
        • WaterWater
        • ElectricElectric
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage8
      Energy7
      Weather boost
      • snowSnow
      Duration0.7s
      Damage window0.4s - 0.6s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage5
      Energy6

      Effects
      Metal Claw has no special effects.
      See Metal Claw details page ↗
      GroundMud-Slap18Damage12Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Mud-Slap
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • PoisonPoison
        • RockRock
        • SteelSteel
        • FireFire
        • ElectricElectric
      • 62.5%
        • BugBug
        • GrassGrass
      • 39.1%
        • FlyingFlying
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage18
      Energy12
      Weather boost
      • sunnySunny
      Duration1.4s
      Damage window1.1s - 1.4s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage11
      Energy9

      Effects
      Mud-Slap has no special effects.
      See Mud-Slap details page ↗

      Tabular view

      Fast Move
      Raid Battles
      Trainer Battles
      Name 🔼
      PWR
      DPS
      ENG
      EPS
      CD
      PWR
      ENG
      DPT
      EPT
      CD
      811.43710.000.7s562.503.001s
      58.33711.670.6s391.504.501s
      1812.86128.571.4s1193.673.002s

      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.

      Excadrill's Fast Attacks 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
      Steel×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.6×1.0×1.0×0.6×0.6×0.6×1.0×0.6×1.0×1.6×1.0×1.0×1.6

      Excadrill's Charge Attacks Guide

      Moves

      Moves

      Excadrill has access to 5 Charge Attacks (Earthquake, Drill Run, Rock Slide, Iron Head, and Scorching Sands), which cover Ground, Rock, and Steel-type attacks. When using Earthquake, Drill Run, Iron Head, and Scorching Sands you will benefit from STAB (Same-Type-Attack-Bonus), which increases the move damage by ×1.2.

      GroundEarthquake140Damage100Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Earthquake
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • PoisonPoison
        • RockRock
        • SteelSteel
        • FireFire
        • ElectricElectric
      • 62.5%
        • BugBug
        • GrassGrass
      • 39.1%
        • FlyingFlying
      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 ↗
      GroundDrill Run80Damage50Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Drill Run
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • PoisonPoison
        • RockRock
        • SteelSteel
        • FireFire
        • ElectricElectric
      • 62.5%
        • BugBug
        • GrassGrass
      • 39.1%
        • FlyingFlying
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage80
      Energy50
      Weather boost
      • sunnySunny
      Duration2.8s
      Damage window1.7s - 2.6s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage80
      Energy45

      Effects
      Drill Run has no special effects.
      See Drill Run details page ↗
      RockRock Slide80Damage50Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Rock Slide
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • FlyingFlying
        • BugBug
        • FireFire
        • IceIce
      • 62.5%
        • FightingFighting
        • GroundGround
        • SteelSteel
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage80
      Energy50
      Weather boost
      • partlyCloudyPartly Cloudy
      Duration2.7s
      Damage window1.5s - 2.6s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage75
      Energy45

      Effects
      Rock Slide has no special effects.
      See Rock Slide details page ↗
      SteelIron Head60Damage50Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Iron Head
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • RockRock
        • IceIce
        • FairyFairy
      • 62.5%
        • SteelSteel
        • FireFire
        • WaterWater
        • ElectricElectric
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage60
      Energy50
      Weather boost
      • snowSnow
      Duration1.9s
      Damage window1.3s - 1.7s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage70
      Energy50

      Effects
      Iron Head has no special effects.
      See Iron Head details page ↗
      GroundScorching Sands95Damage50Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Scorching Sands
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • PoisonPoison
        • RockRock
        • SteelSteel
        • FireFire
        • ElectricElectric
      • 62.5%
        • BugBug
        • GrassGrass
      • 39.1%
        • FlyingFlying
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage95
      Energy50
      Weather boost
      • sunnySunny
      Duration3.2s
      Damage window1.6s - 2.5s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage80
      Energy50

      Effects
      Special effectsSpecial

      Scorching Sands has a 30.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Attack by 20.0%
      See Scorching Sands details page ↗

      Tabular view

      Charge Move
      Raid Battles
      Trainer Battles
      Name 🔼
      PWR
      DPS
      ENG
      DPE
      CD
      PWR
      ENG
      DPE
      8028.57501.782.8s80451.78
      14038.891001.693.6s110651.69
      6031.58501.401.9s70501.40
      8029.63501.672.7s75451.67
      Special effectsSpecial

      Scorching Sands has a 30.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Attack by 20.0%
      9529.69501.603.2s80501.60

      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

      Scorching Sands has a 30.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Attack by 20.0%

      Excadrill's Charge Attacks 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
      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
      Steel×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.6×1.0×1.0×0.6×0.6×0.6×1.0×0.6×1.0×1.6×1.0×1.0×1.6