Best Moveset for Gigalith in Pokémon GO

What are the best moves for this beastly Pokémon?

Gigalith has been available in Pokémon GO for quite a while but has only recently gotten the spotlight. The Pokémon was featured heavily for the September 2022 Community Day event that brought its pre-evolution, Roggenrola, out in force. Players could catch a shiny version of this Pokémon, which sports bright blue crystals and a dark-colored body.

Best moves for Gigalith in Pokémon GO

Gigalith is a sole Rock-type Pokémon. This gives it a few weaknesses and resistances and also means that it has increased S.T.A.B. bonus for Rock-type moves. This usually means that it would be the best typing for both charged and quick attacks, but Gigalith has access to some impressive moves that make it a bit different in combat. You can find the best moves to equip this Pokémon with for any instance below.

Note: Moves with an asterisk (*) benefit from Same-Type Attack Bonus (STAB) and will deal increased damage.

Gigalith's best offensive moves

Charged/QuickMove NameMove TypeDamageEPSDPS
QuickSmack Down*Rock166.716
ChargeSolar BeamGrass180-20.436.7

Gigalith's best defensive moves

Charged/QuickMove NameMove TypeDamageEPSDPS
QuickSmack Down*Rock166.716
ChargeSolar BeamGrass180-20.436.7

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All possible Gigalith moves in Pokémon GO

Quick Attacks

Move NameMove TypeDamageEPSDPS
Smack Down*Rock166.716
Mud-SlapGround188.612.9

Charged Attacks

Move NameMove TypeDamageEPSDPS
Rock Slide*Rock80-18.535.6
Stone Edge*Rock100-43.552.2
Heavy SlamSteel70-23.833.3
SuperpowerFighting85-16.728.3
Solar BeamGrass180-20.436.7

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