Best Charizard Moveset in Pokemon Go


Today we’re going to take a look at the best Charizard moveset in Pokemon GO, and help you better understand this amazing Pokemon’s skills. Below you will discover everything that you need to know about Charizard (if you haven’t had a chance to get familiar with it yet) and give you all of its strengths and weaknesses, so you will know exactly how to make use of its kit.

Charizard is one of my all-time favorites, and to get things started, we will begin with a short description of Charizard, then we’re going to check out its moves, counters, and everything else.

Charizard flies around the sky in search of powerful opponents. It breathes fire of such great heat that it melts anything. However, it never turns its fiery breath on any opponent weaker than itself.

Basic info

Pokemon Type: Fire, Flying

Evolution: To evolve a Charizard, you will start with a Charmander, use 25 Candy to evolve it to Charmeleon, and then use another 100 Candy to evolve the Charmeleon into Charizard.

Furthermore, you can use 200 Mega Energy (first time, and 40 every other) to evolve the Charizard into Mega Charizard X or Mega Charizard Y.

Vulnerable to: Electric, Water, Rock

Resistant to: Fighting, Fairy, Steel, Grass, Ground, Fire, Bug


You can easily counter Charizard by using the following Pokemon:

  • Rampardos
  • Rhyperior
  • Terrakion
  • Landorus (Therian)
  • Tyranitar


  • Air Slash (Quick Move)
  • Fire Spin (Quick Move)
  • Dragon Breath (Quick Move)
  • Ember (Quick Move)
  • Wing Attack (Quick Move)
  • Dragon Claw
  • Fire Blast
  • Overheat
  • Flamethrower
  • Blast Run
  • Frustration
  • Return

The Best Moveset for Charizard in Pokemon Go

Below are some of the best moves for Charizard when attacking other Pokemon in Gyms and other PvP battles. Make sure you use them every chance you get because they are some of the best moves you can use on this Pokemon.

  • Fire Spin

Strong vs: Bug, Steel, Grass, Ice
Weak vs: Rock, Fire, Water, Dragon
Ineffective vs: –

  • Blast Burn

Strong vs: Bug, Steel, Grass, Ice
Weak vs: Rock, Fire, Water, Dragon
Ineffective vs: –

These would sum up the best moveset for Charizard in Pokemon Go – if you have any additional suggestions for fellow Pokemon Go players, or want us to cover a specific Pokemon, let us know down in the comments section below!

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