Standard Darmanitan best moveset in Pokémon GO

Moves

Standard Darmanitan's best moveset in Pokémon GO is Fire Fang and Overheat, with 17.89 damage per second, and it can deal 397.2 damage before Standard Darmanitan faints. This is true when battling in neutral weather.

Best moves for Standard Darmanitan are:
DPS17.89
TDO397.20
Score38.8
Boosted by
  • sunny

All Standard Darmanitan movesets ranked

Here is a complete list of Standard Darmanitan 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.FireFire Fang FireOverheat 17.89397.238.8
      2.FireIncinerate FireOverheat 16.53366.935.9
      3.FireFire Fang PsychicPsychic 16.41364.235.6
      4.NormalTackle FireOverheat 16.22360.135.2
      5.FireFire Fang FightingFocus Blast 15.88352.634.5
      6.FireFire Fang RockRock Slide 15.58345.933.8
      7.FireIncinerate PsychicPsychic 15.54345.033.7
      8.NormalTackle PsychicPsychic 14.94331.832.4
      9.FireIncinerate RockRock Slide 14.73326.932.0
      10.FireIncinerate FightingFocus Blast 14.62324.631.7
      11.NormalTackle RockRock Slide 14.04311.730.5
      12.NormalTackle FightingFocus Blast 13.95309.630.3

      Standard Darmanitan fast moves guide

      Moves

      Moves

      NormalTackle5Damage5Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Tackle
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 62.5%
        • Rock
        • Steel
      • 39.1%
        • Ghost
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage5
      Energy5
      Weather boost
      • partlyCloudyPartly Cloudy
      Duration0.5s
      Damage window0.3s - 0.5s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage3
      Energy3

      Effects
      Tackle has no special effects.
      See Tackle details page ↗
      FireFire Fang12Damage8Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Fire Fang
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Bug
        • Steel
        • Grass
        • Ice
      • 62.5%
        • Rock
        • Fire
        • Water
        • Dragon
      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 ↗
      FireIncinerate29Damage20Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Incinerate
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Bug
        • Steel
        • Grass
        • Ice
      • 62.5%
        • Rock
        • Fire
        • Water
        • Dragon
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage29
      Energy20
      Weather boost
      • sunnySunny
      Duration2.3s
      Damage window0.5s - 2.3s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage20
      Energy20

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

      Tabular view

      Fast Move
      Raid Battles
      Trainer Battles
      Name 🔼
      PWR
      DPS
      ENG
      EPS
      CD
      PWR
      ENG
      DPT
      EPT
      CD
      1213.3388.890.9s854.002.501s
      2912.61208.702.3s20204.004.003s
      510.00510.000.5s333.003.001s

      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.

      Standard Darmanitan'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
      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

      Standard Darmanitan charge moves guide

      Moves

      Standard Darmanitan has access to 4 Charge moves (Rock Slide, Psychic, Focus Blast, and Overheat), which cover Rock, Psychic, Fighting, and Fire-type attacks. When using Overheat you will benefit from STAB (Same-Type-Attack-Bonus), which increases the move damage by ×1.2.

      Moves

      RockRock Slide80Damage50Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Rock Slide
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Flying
        • Bug
        • Fire
        • Ice
      • 62.5%
        • Fighting
        • Ground
        • Steel
      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 ↗
      PsychicPsychic90Damage50Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Psychic
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Fighting
        • Poison
      • 62.5%
        • Steel
        • Psychic
      • 39.1%
        • Dark
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage90
      Energy50
      Weather boost
      • windyWindy
      Duration2.8s
      Damage window1.3s - 2.6s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage75
      Energy55

      Effects
      Special effectsSpecial

      Psychic has a 10.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Defense by 20.0%
      See Psychic details page ↗
      FightingFocus Blast140Damage100Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Focus Blast
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Normal
        • Rock
        • Steel
        • Ice
        • Dark
      • 62.5%
        • Flying
        • Poison
        • Bug
        • Psychic
        • Fairy
      • 39.1%
        • Ghost
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage140
      Energy100
      Weather boost
      • cloudyCloudy
      Duration3.5s
      Damage window3.0s - 3.5s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage150
      Energy75

      Effects
      Focus Blast has no special effects.
      See Focus Blast details page ↗
      FireOverheat160Damage100Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Overheat
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Bug
        • Steel
        • Grass
        • Ice
      • 62.5%
        • Rock
        • Fire
        • Water
        • Dragon
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage160
      Energy100
      Weather boost
      • sunnySunny
      Duration4.0s
      Damage window2.6s - 3.8s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage130
      Energy55

      Effects
      Special effectsSpecial

      Overheat has a 100.0% chance to:

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

      Tabular view

      Charge Move
      Raid Battles
      Trainer Battles
      Name 🔼
      PWR
      DPS
      ENG
      DPE
      CD
      PWR
      ENG
      DPE
      14040.001002.003.5s150752.00
      Special effectsSpecial

      Overheat has a 100.0% chance to:

      • Decrease User's Attack by 33.3%
      16040.001002.364.0s130552.36
      Special effectsSpecial

      Psychic has a 10.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Defense by 20.0%
      9032.14501.362.8s75551.36
      8029.63501.672.7s75451.67

      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

      Psychic has a 10.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Defense by 20.0%
      Special effectsSpecial

      Overheat has a 100.0% chance to:

      • Decrease User's Attack by 33.3%

      Standard Darmanitan's Charge Moves Type Coverage

      NormalFightingFlyingPoisonGroundRockBugGhostSteelFireWaterGrassElectricPsychicIceDragonDarkFairy
      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
      Psychic×1.0×1.6×1.0×1.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×0.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×0.6×1.0×1.0×0.4×1.0
      Fighting×1.6×1.0×0.6×0.6×1.0×1.6×0.6×0.4×1.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×0.6×1.6×1.0×1.6×0.6
      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