Onix's best moves in Pokémon GO

Moves
      #
      Fast Attack
      Charged Attack
      DPS
      TDO
      Score 🔽
      1.RockRock Throw RockRock Slide *6.33136.88.2
      2.RockRock Throw DragonBreaking Swipe 6.27135.58.2
      3.NormalTackle RockRock Slide *6.19133.88.1
      4.RockRock Throw RockStone Edge 6.18133.48.0
      5.NormalTackle DragonBreaking Swipe 6.07131.27.9
      6.NormalTackle RockStone Edge 6.00129.77.8
      7.RockRock Throw SteelHeavy Slam 5.99129.47.8
      8.RockRock Throw SteelIron Head *5.83125.87.6
      9.NormalTackle SteelHeavy Slam 5.78124.87.5
      10.NormalTackle SteelIron Head *5.57120.47.3
      11.RockRock Throw GroundSand Tomb 4.81103.86.3
      12.NormalTackle GroundSand Tomb 4.5698.55.9

      Onix's Fast Attacks Guide

      Moves

      Moves

      Onix has access to 2 Fast Attacks (Tackle and Rock Throw), which cover Normal and Rock-type attacks. When using Rock Throw you will benefit from STAB (Same-Type-Attack-Bonus), which increases the move damage by ×1.2.

      NormalTackle5Damage5Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Tackle
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 62.5%
        • RockRock
        • SteelSteel
      • 39.1%
        • GhostGhost
      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 ↗
      RockRock Throw12Damage7Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Rock Throw
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • FlyingFlying
        • BugBug
        • FireFire
        • IceIce
      • 62.5%
        • FightingFighting
        • GroundGround
        • SteelSteel
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage12
      Energy7
      Weather boost
      • partlyCloudyPartly Cloudy
      Duration0.9s
      Damage window0.5s - 0.8s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage8
      Energy5

      Effects
      Rock Throw has no special effects.
      See Rock Throw details page ↗

      Tabular view

      Fast Move
      Raid Battles
      Trainer Battles
      Name 🔼
      PWR
      DPS
      ENG
      EPS
      CD
      PWR
      ENG
      DPT
      EPT
      CD
      1213.3377.780.9s854.002.501s
      510.00510.000.5s333.003.001s

      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.

      Onix's Fast Attacks 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
      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

      Onix's Charge Attacks Guide

      Moves

      Moves

      Onix has access to 6 Charge Attacks (Stone Edge, Rock Slide, Iron Head, Sand Tomb, Heavy Slam, and Breaking Swipe), which cover Rock, Steel, Ground, and Dragon-type attacks. When using Stone Edge, Rock Slide, and Sand Tomb you will benefit from STAB (Same-Type-Attack-Bonus), which increases the move damage by ×1.2.

      RockStone Edge100Damage100Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Stone Edge
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • FlyingFlying
        • BugBug
        • FireFire
        • IceIce
      • 62.5%
        • FightingFighting
        • GroundGround
        • SteelSteel
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage100
      Energy100
      Weather boost
      • partlyCloudyPartly Cloudy
      Duration2.3s
      Damage window0.7s - 2.1s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage100
      Energy55

      Effects
      Stone Edge has no special effects.
      See Stone Edge details page ↗
      RockRock Slide *80Damage50Energy
      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 Head *60Damage50Energy
      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 ↗
      GroundSand Tomb60Damage33Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Sand Tomb
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • PoisonPoison
        • RockRock
        • SteelSteel
        • FireFire
        • ElectricElectric
      • 62.5%
        • BugBug
        • GrassGrass
      • 39.1%
        • FlyingFlying
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage60
      Energy33
      Weather boost
      • sunnySunny
      Duration4.0s
      Damage window1.7s - 4.0s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage25
      Energy40

      Effects
      Special effectsSpecial

      Sand Tomb has a 100.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Defense by 20.0%
      See Sand Tomb details page ↗
      SteelHeavy Slam70Damage50Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Heavy Slam
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • RockRock
        • IceIce
        • FairyFairy
      • 62.5%
        • SteelSteel
        • FireFire
        • WaterWater
        • ElectricElectric
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage70
      Energy50
      Weather boost
      • snowSnow
      Duration2.1s
      Damage window1.5s - 1.9s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage70
      Energy50

      Effects
      Heavy Slam has no special effects.
      See Heavy Slam details page ↗
      DragonBreaking Swipe35Damage33Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Breaking Swipe
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • DragonDragon
      • 62.5%
        • SteelSteel
      • 39.1%
        • FairyFairy
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage35
      Energy33
      Weather boost
      • windyWindy
      Duration0.8s
      Damage window0.3s - 0.7s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage50
      Energy35

      Effects
      Special effectsSpecial

      Breaking Swipe has a 50.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Attack by 20.0%
      See Breaking Swipe details page ↗

      Tabular view

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

      Breaking Swipe has a 50.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Attack by 20.0%
      3543.75331.430.8s50351.43
      7033.33501.402.1s70501.40
      6031.58501.401.9s70501.40
      8029.63501.672.7s75451.67
      Special effectsSpecial

      Sand Tomb has a 100.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Defense by 20.0%
      6015.00330.634.0s25400.63
      10043.481001.822.3s100551.82

      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

      Sand Tomb has a 100.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Defense by 20.0%
      Special effectsSpecial

      Breaking Swipe has a 50.0% chance to:

      • Decrease Target's Attack by 20.0%

      Onix's Charge Attacks 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
      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
      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
      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