Kingambit best moveset in Pokémon GO

Moves

Kingambit's best moveset in Pokémon GO is Snarl and Iron Head, with 14.41 damage per second, and it can deal 523.3 damage before Kingambit faints. This is true when battling in neutral weather.

Best moves for Kingambit are:
DPS14.41
TDO523.32
Score35.4
Boosted by
  • fog
  • snow

All Kingambit movesets ranked

Here is a complete list of Kingambit 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.DarkSnarl SteelIron Head 14.41523.335.4
      2.SteelMetal Claw SteelIron Head 14.35521.035.2
      3.DarkSnarl DarkDark Pulse 14.34520.835.2
      4.SteelMetal Claw DarkDark Pulse 14.30519.435.1
      5.SteelMetal Claw FightingFocus Blast 13.88503.934.1
      6.DarkSnarl FightingFocus Blast 13.80501.133.9
      7.SteelMetal Claw BugX-Scissor 12.99471.831.9
      8.DarkSnarl BugX-Scissor 12.87467.231.6

      Kingambit fast moves guide

      Moves

      Moves

      SteelMetal Claw8Damage7Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Metal Claw
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Rock
        • Ice
        • Fairy
      • 62.5%
        • Steel
        • Fire
        • Water
        • Electric
      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 ↗
      DarkSnarl12Damage14Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Snarl
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Ghost
        • Psychic
      • 62.5%
        • Fighting
        • Dark
        • Fairy
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage12
      Energy14
      Weather boost
      • fogFog
      Duration1.1s
      Damage window0.8s - 1.1s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage5
      Energy13

      Effects
      Snarl has no special effects.
      See Snarl 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
      1210.911412.731.1s5131.674.332s

      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.

      Kingambit's Fast Moves Type Coverage

      NormalFightingFlyingPoisonGroundRockBugGhostSteelFireWaterGrassElectricPsychicIceDragonDarkFairy
      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
      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

      Kingambit charge moves guide

      Moves

      Kingambit has access to 4 Charge moves (Dark Pulse, Iron Head, X-Scissor, and Focus Blast), which cover Dark, Steel, Bug, and Fighting-type attacks. When using Dark Pulse and Iron Head you will benefit from STAB (Same-Type-Attack-Bonus), which increases the move damage by ×1.2.

      Moves

      DarkDark Pulse80Damage50Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Dark Pulse
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Ghost
        • Psychic
      • 62.5%
        • Fighting
        • Dark
        • Fairy
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage80
      Energy50
      Weather boost
      • fogFog
      Duration3.0s
      Damage window1.4s - 2.3s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage80
      Energy50

      Effects
      Dark Pulse has no special effects.
      See Dark Pulse details page ↗
      SteelIron Head60Damage50Energy
      Toggle more information for move: Iron Head
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Rock
        • Ice
        • Fairy
      • 62.5%
        • Steel
        • Fire
        • Water
        • Electric
      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 ↗
      BugX-Scissor45Damage33Energy
      Toggle more information for move: X-Scissor
      Type effectiveness chart
      • 160.0%
        • Grass
        • Psychic
        • Dark
      • 62.5%
        • Fighting
        • Flying
        • Poison
        • Ghost
        • Steel
        • Fire
        • Fairy
      Gym and Raid Battles
      Damage45
      Energy33
      Weather boost
      • rainRainy
      Duration1.6s
      Damage window1.2s - 1.4s
      Trainer Battles
      Damage65
      Energy40

      Effects
      X-Scissor has no special effects.
      See X-Scissor 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 ↗

      Tabular view

      Charge Move
      Raid Battles
      Trainer Battles
      Name 🔼
      PWR
      DPS
      ENG
      DPE
      CD
      PWR
      ENG
      DPE
      8026.67501.603.0s80501.60
      14040.001002.003.5s150752.00
      6031.58501.401.9s70501.40
      4528.13331.631.6s65401.63

      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

      There are no Kingambit moves that have Special Effects in PvP.

      Kingambit's Charge Moves 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
      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
      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
      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