Shadow Galvantula best moveset in Pokémon GO

Moves

Shadow Galvantula's best moveset in Pokémon GO is Fury Cutter and Bug Buzz, with 15.77 damage per second, and it can deal 243.9 damage before Shadow Galvantula faints. This is true when battling in neutral weather.

Best moves for Shadow Galvantula are:
DPS15.77
TDO243.93
Score31.3
Boosted by
  • rain

All Shadow Galvantula movesets ranked

Here is a complete list of Shadow Galvantula 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.BugFury Cutter BugBug Buzz 15.77243.931.3
      2.BugFury Cutter ElectricDischarge 15.63241.831.0
      3.ElectricVolt Switch BugBug Buzz 14.85229.629.4
      4.ElectricVolt Switch ElectricDischarge 14.77228.329.3
      5.BugFury Cutter PoisonCross Poison 12.63195.325.0
      6.BugFury Cutter BugLunge 12.55194.124.9
      7.BugFury Cutter GrassEnergy Ball 12.30190.224.4
      8.ElectricVolt Switch BugLunge 11.94184.723.7
      9.ElectricVolt Switch PoisonCross Poison 11.75181.723.3
      10.ElectricVolt Switch GrassEnergy Ball 11.63179.923.1
      11.BugFury Cutter NormalFrustration 5.6687.511.2
      12.ElectricVolt Switch NormalFrustration 5.4083.410.7

      Shadow Galvantula fast moves guide

      Moves

      Moves

      BugFury Cutter3Damage6Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Fury Cutter
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Grass
        • Psychic
        • Dark
      • 62.5%
        • Fighting
        • Flying
        • Poison
        • Ghost
        • Steel
        • Fire
        • Fairy
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage3
      Energy6
      Weather boost
      • rainRainy
      Duration0.4s
      Damage window0.1s - 0.4s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage2
      Energy4

      Effects
      Fury Cutter has no special effects.
      See Fury Cutter details page ↗
      ElectricVolt Switch14Damage21Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Volt Switch
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Flying
        • Water
      • 62.5%
        • Grass
        • Electric
        • Dragon
      • 39.1%
        • Ground
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage14
      Energy21
      Weather boost
      • rainRainy
      Duration1.6s
      Damage window0.7s - 0.9s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage12
      Energy16

      Effects
      Volt Switch has no special effects.
      See Volt Switch details page ↗

      Tabular view

      Fast Move
      Raid Battles
      Trainer Battles
      Name 🔼
      PWR
      DPS
      ENG
      EPS
      CD
      PWR
      ENG
      DPT
      EPT
      CD
      37.50615.000.4s242.004.001s
      148.752113.131.6s12163.004.002s

      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 Galvantula's Fast Moves Type Coverage

      NormalFightingFlyingPoisonGroundRockBugGhostSteelFireWaterGrassElectricPsychicIceDragonDarkFairy
      Bug×1.0×0.6×0.6×0.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×0.6×0.6×0.6×1.0×1.6×1.0×1.6×1.0×1.0×1.6×0.6
      Electric×1.0×1.0×1.6×1.0×0.4×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.6×0.6×0.6×1.0×1.0×0.6×1.0×1.0

      Shadow Galvantula charge moves guide

      Moves

      Shadow Galvantula has access to 6 Charge moves (Discharge, Bug Buzz, Cross Poison, Energy Ball, Lunge, and Frustration), which cover Electric, Bug, Poison, Grass, and Normal-type attacks. When using Discharge, Bug Buzz, and Lunge you will benefit from STAB (Same-Type-Attack-Bonus), which increases the move damage by ×1.2.

      Moves

      ElectricDischarge65Damage33Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Discharge
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Flying
        • Water
      • 62.5%
        • Grass
        • Electric
        • Dragon
      • 39.1%
        • Ground
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage65
      Energy33
      Weather boost
      • rainRainy
      Duration2.5s
      Damage window1.7s - 2.1s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage65
      Energy45

      Effects
      Discharge has no special effects.
      See Discharge details page ↗
      BugBug Buzz100Damage50Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Bug Buzz
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Grass
        • Psychic
        • Dark
      • 62.5%
        • Fighting
        • Flying
        • Poison
        • Ghost
        • Steel
        • Fire
        • Fairy
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage100
      Energy50
      Weather boost
      • rainRainy
      Duration3.7s
      Damage window2.0s - 3.1s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage100
      Energy60

      Effects
      Special effectsSpecial

      Bug Buzz has a 30.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Defense by 20.0%
      See Bug Buzz details page ↗
      PoisonCross Poison40Damage33Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Cross Poison
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Grass
        • Fairy
      • 62.5%
        • Poison
        • Ground
        • Rock
        • Ghost
      • 39.1%
        • Steel
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage40
      Energy33
      Weather boost
      • cloudyCloudy
      Duration1.5s
      Damage window0.9s - 1.3s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage50
      Energy35

      Effects
      Special effectsSpecial

      Cross Poison has a 12.5% chance to:

      • Increase User's Attack by 50.0%
      See Cross Poison details page ↗
      GrassEnergy Ball90Damage50Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Energy Ball
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Ground
        • Rock
        • Water
      • 62.5%
        • Flying
        • Poison
        • Bug
        • Steel
        • Fire
        • Grass
        • Dragon
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage90
      Energy50
      Weather boost
      • sunnySunny
      Duration3.9s
      Damage window3.0s - 3.8s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage90
      Energy55

      Effects
      Special effectsSpecial

      Energy Ball has a 10.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Defense by 20.0%
      See Energy Ball details page ↗
      BugLunge55Damage33Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Lunge
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Grass
        • Psychic
        • Dark
      • 62.5%
        • Fighting
        • Flying
        • Poison
        • Ghost
        • Steel
        • Fire
        • Fairy
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage55
      Energy33
      Weather boost
      • rainRainy
      Duration2.9s
      Damage window2.4s - 2.7s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage60
      Energy45

      Effects
      Special effectsSpecial

      Lunge has a 100.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Attack by 20.0%
      See Lunge 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
      Special effectsSpecial

      Bug Buzz has a 30.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Defense by 20.0%
      10027.03501.673.7s100601.67
      Special effectsSpecial

      Cross Poison has a 12.5% chance to:

      • Increase User's Attack by 50.0%
      4026.67331.431.5s50351.43
      6526.00331.442.5s65451.44
      Special effectsSpecial

      Energy Ball has a 10.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Defense by 20.0%
      9023.08501.643.9s90551.64
      105.00330.142.0s10700.14
      Special effectsSpecial

      Lunge has a 100.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Attack by 20.0%
      5518.97331.332.9s60451.33

      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

      Bug Buzz has a 30.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Defense by 20.0%
      Special effectsSpecial

      Cross Poison has a 12.5% chance to:

      • Increase User's Attack by 50.0%
      Special effectsSpecial

      Energy Ball has a 10.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Defense by 20.0%
      Special effectsSpecial

      Lunge has a 100.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Attack by 20.0%

      Shadow Galvantula's Charge Moves Type Coverage

      NormalFightingFlyingPoisonGroundRockBugGhostSteelFireWaterGrassElectricPsychicIceDragonDarkFairy
      Electric×1.0×1.0×1.6×1.0×0.4×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.6×0.6×0.6×1.0×1.0×0.6×1.0×1.0
      Bug×1.0×0.6×0.6×0.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×0.6×0.6×0.6×1.0×1.6×1.0×1.6×1.0×1.0×1.6×0.6
      Poison×1.0×1.0×1.0×0.6×0.6×0.6×1.0×0.6×0.4×1.0×1.0×1.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.0×1.6
      Grass×1.0×1.0×0.6×0.6×1.6×1.6×0.6×1.0×0.6×0.6×1.6×0.6×1.0×1.0×1.0×0.6×1.0×1.0
      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