555 Darmanitan(Galarian)

Performance

Status

  • Ranking Score:
    63.4
  • Main moves:
    Ice Fang, Avalanche, Superpower
  • Type
    ICE
  • Level:
    16.5-19.5
  • Rank:
    Lvl 18 0/15/11CP 1498
  • Buddy Distance:
    3km
  • Charged Move Cost:
    50,000 Stardust
  • Attack:
    151.3
  • Defense:
    71.4
  • Stamina:
    137
  • Overall:
    1480

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Traits

Moves

Properties

Registeel has the following traits and playstyles:
  • + Flexible
    Can hit a wide variety of types.
  • + Fast Move Pressure
    Deals heavy Fast Move damage. It can pressure switches and work around shields.
  • + Shield Pressure
    Pressures opponents to shield its strong or rapid attacks.
  • - Glass Cannon
    Hits hard but struggles to take hits. Depends on shields.
Move stats include same type and Shadow attack bonuses.
Recommended Move:
*Event or Elite TM exclusive *Unobtainable via TM
No. Move Types Move Accuracy Power Damage Average Fast MoveCount Remark
1 Fast Ice Fang 2.5 4.8 2 Heavy Damage
2 Fast Tackle 3 3 1 General
3 Charged Avalanche 45 108 2.4 9 - 9 - 9 General
4 Charged Superpower 100% chance -1 Atk -1 Def self 40 85 2.13 8 - 8 - 8 Self-Debuff Spam
5 Charged Ice Punch 40 66 1.65 8 - 8 - 8 Spam/Bait
6 Charged Overheat 100% chance -2 Atk self 55 130 2.36 11 - 11 - 11 Self-Debuff Nuke
Weaknesses
fighting
x1.6
fire
x1.6
rock
x1.6
steel
x1.6
Resistances
ice
x0.625

Character Introduction

Summary

Darmanitan (Galarian Standard) is an Ice Pokémon which evolves from Darumaka. It is vulnerable to Fighting, Rock, Steel and Fire moves. Darmanitan's strongest moveset is Ice Fang & Avalanche and it has a Max CP of 3,105.

About

"Its internal fire burns at 2,500 degrees Fahrenheit, making enough power that it can destroy a dump truck with one punch."

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PVP Mode Explanatory Notes

PvP Moveset Explanation
Ice Fang + Avalanche and Overheat or Superpower

Ice Fang is the best fast move for Galarian Darmanitan, since Tackle is such a bad move. 

Avalanche deals massive damage with STAB, and only costs 5 more energy than Ice Punch, which deals significantly less damage. Superpower costs the least amount of energy, and provides wide coverage, though it is not recommended to bait shields with it due to its self-debuff. Overheat costs the most amount of energy, but can threaten considerable damage if unshielded. 

PvP Rating Explanation
Great League: 1.5 / 5

Galarian Darmanitan sports a mono-Ice typing, and extremely poor bulk. However, it also sports some of the highest offensive stats compared to the Great League meta, which suggests that any of its charge moves that are unshielded could possibly OHKO unsuspecting opponents. Access to poor energy generation makes it difficult to access its incredibly powerful charge moves, which makes this snowman more of a one tricky pony at best. 

Ultra League: 1 / 5

Galarian Darmanitan features just as much risk in Ultra League as it did in Great League. Losses against most meta picks makes it difficult to use, relying on inconsistent farming opportunities against Dragon or Grass Pokemon in order to be played optimally. 

Master League: 0 / 5

A max CP of 3105 would suggest that Galarian Darmanitan would be at least somewhat viable in Master League, but the lack of energy generation from its fast move causes it to not access its strong charge moves, and consequently lose way more matchups. Hope for a moveset rebalance to take this snowman from zero to hero. 

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