Pokemon Masters Moves Guide – Move Types, Power, Effects

The new mobile RPG Pokemon Masters is currently in a regional test before it releases on the iOS and Android by the 29th of August. Like with the other games, the battles are very strategic with many different types of Pokemon duking it out. The best way to win is to type-match your Pokemon according to the opponent. There are a variety of different moves for the different types and this Pokemon Masters Moves guide lists them all.

Pokemon Masters Moves

Since there are a wide variety of moves and movesets in Pokemon universe, this Pokemon Masters Moves Guide will try to list all the currently known ones according to their type.

Grass

Move Effects Max Power
Absorb HP restored in accordance with damage dealt to opponent 22
Bullet Seed Target receives 2-5 consecutive attacks 18
Energy Ball Small chance of reducing target’s Special Defense 58
Giga Drain HP restored in accordance with damage dealt to opponent 109
Leaf Storm User’s Special Attack is reduced 163
Sleep Powder Targets fall asleep 0
Stun Spore Paralyzes target 0
Grass Sync Beam No additional effect 240
Vivid Leaf Storm No additional effect 300
Tried-and-True Hex Become Mega Gengar. This move’s power increases if the opponent is asleep. 192
Grass Sync Impact No additional effect 240
Nature-Loving Petal Dance Power boost if target is paralyzed 240

Flying

Move Effects Max Power
Aerial Ace This flying attack has perfect accuracy 54
Air Slash Fairly high chance that target may flinch 54
Beak Blast You’ll be ready to counter attack and then will perform that attack if you use this move again. During this state, enemies will be inflicted with Burn effect if they attack you. 90
Gust No additional effects 24
Hurricane 100% accuracy during rainy weather. Moderate chance of inflicting Confusion upon target 151
Peck No additional effect 24
Supersonic Skystrike Drive No additional effect 300
High-Flying Sky Attack The greater the speed, the more effective this move is. 240
Flyaway Air Cutter Has move power against flinching targets 240

Rock

Move Effects Max Power
Ancient Power Small chance of increasing Attack, Defense, Speed, Special Attack, and Special Defense 56
Head Smash User receives 33% of damage dealt to target 225
Rock Slide No additional effects 27
Rock Tomb Target speed reduced 46
Stone Edge Critical Hits land often 120
Wide Guard Use once to enter a defensive pose and twice to exit it. This pose will nullify any attacks that come your way but you cannot do anything while in this state 0
Shining Gem Continental Crush No additional effect 300
Rock Sync Impact No additional effect 240
Sygnature Rock-Solid Stone Edge No additional effect 3500
Rock-Solid Rockslide This move’s power increases in accordance with the amount of foe speed reduced 240
Rock Sync Beam No additional effect 240

Normal

Move Effects Max Power
Body Slam Has a moderate chance of leaving the target paralyzed. 63
Double-Edge The user also takes 25% of the damage it dealt to the target. 200
Hyper Voice No additional effect 75
I’m All Kinds of Strong! Slight HP restoration. Great Defense increase 63
Mega Kick No additional effect 200
Supercute Rolling Tackle Its power increases if the target is paralyzed. 300
Blissfull Echo Hyper Voice No additional effect. 360
Power-Chasing Giga Impact Power-Chasing Giga Impact 360

Fire

Move Effects Max Power
Ember Small chance of putting Burn status on target 20
Fire Blast Small chance of putting Burn status on target 139
Fire Punch Small chance of putting Burn status on target 56
Fire Spin Traps target 50
Flame Wheel Small chance of putting Burn status on target. Unfreezes you 50
Flamethrower Small chance of putting Burn status on target 56
Sunny Day Ensures sunny weather 0
Will-O-Wisp Small chance of putting Burn status on target 0
We’re On Fire! Greatly increases Attack and Special Attack 0
Fire Sync Impact No additional effect 240
Burn-It-All Overheat No additional effect 300
Fiery Passion Overheat More effective against foes who are under Burned condition 240
Grateful Friend Flare Blitz Is more effective if your Speed is raised greatly 240

Water

Move Effects Max Power
Aqua Tail No additional effect. 67
Bubble Small chance of reducing foe Speed 22
Bubble Beam Small chance of reducing foe Speed 58
Hydro Pump No additional effect. 150
Rain Dance Ensure rainy weather 0
Water Pulse Small chance of putting Confused status on target 56
Waterfall Slight chance that target will flinch 54
Water Sync Impact No additional effect 240
Water Pulse Du Jour No additional effect 300
Oversplash Aqua Tail This move is more effective if your defense is greatly raised 240
Tomboyish Mermaid Bubble Beam This move is more effective if your Special Defense is greatly raised 240
Crashdown Aqua Jet More effective against flinching foes 240
Water Sync Beam No additional effect 240

Fighting

Move Effects Max Power
Aura Sphere 100% accuracy 54
Brick Break Removes foe’s physical and special damage-reducing effects 42
Close Combat Lowers your Defense and Special Defense 148
Cross Chop You’re more likely to land Critical Hits 120
Drain Punch Does damage to target while restoring your HP 109
Karate Chop You’re more likely to land Critical Hits 19
Power-Up Punch Increases your attack 36
Rock Smash Lessens target defense 55
Vacuum Wave No additional effect 24
Trained-to-the-Max Dynamic Punch No additional effect 300
Way-of-the-Warrior Focus Punch No additional effect 240
Fighting Sync Impact No additional effect 240
Give-It-All-Ya-Got Power-Up Punch Become Mega Lucario 192

Psychic

Move Effects Max Power
Confusion Small chance of this status effect being inflicted on foe 21
Hypnosis Target falls asleep 0
Psychic Small chance of reducing target’s Special Defense 118
Stored Power More effective if you have high stats 15
Telekinesis Target can’t dodge your moves 0
Zen Headbutt Targets may flinch 61
Mystery Masquerade Psychic More effective against confused targets 240
Zen Headbutt of Duality No additional effect 300

Ground

Move Effects Max Power
Bulldoze Reduces target speed 96
High Horsepower No additional effect 127
Mud Shot Reduces target speed 46
Mud-Slap Reduces target accuracy 15
Ground Sync Impact No additional effect 240
Ultimately Worthy Tectonic Rage No additional effect 300

Fairy

Move Effects Max Power
Charm Reduces target Attack greatly 0
Dazzling Gleam No additional effect 60
Play Rough Small chance that it reduces target Attack 133
Wandering Artist Twinkle Tackle More effective when foe’s attack is greatly lowered 240

Bug

Move Effects Max Power
Fell Stinger Greatly improves user Attack. Knocks out Foe 52
Fury Cutter More powerful when used in succession 9
Twineedle Attacks twice in a row. Small chance of leaving the target poisoned. 24
X-Scissor No additional effect. 60
Factory Head X-scissor Become Mega Pinsir 192
Bug Expert Twineedle Bug Expert Beedrill 192
Fell Stinger Knocking out targets with this attack will result in a sharp Attack increase for you 52

Steel

Move Effects Max Power
Gyro Ball Does double the damage if target’s Speed increases 52
Iron Head Moderate chance of target flinching 110
King’s Shield Use once to enter a defensive pose and twice to exit it. This pose will nullify any attacks that come your way but you cannot do anything while in this state. Opponents who attack you in this state will have their Attack sharply lowered. 0
Post-analysis Flash Cannon More powerful against flinching targets 240
Shining Knight Iron Head More powerful against foes with reduced Attack 240

Dragon

Move Effects Max Power
Cross Poison Critical hits more likely. Small chance of leaving the target poisoned 45
Poison Jab Moderate chance of poisoning target 110
Poison Tail Critical hits more likely. Small chance of leaving the target poisoned. 45
Twineedle Small chance of leaving the target poisoned. Attacks twice in a row. 24
Venom Drench Poisoned targets have their Attack, Sp. Atk, and Speed reduced 0
Poison Sync Impact No additional effect. 240
Ninja Spirit Cross Poison More powerful against poisoned targets 240
Psychic of Duality Psychic of Duality 300

Poison

Move Effects Max Power
Aura Sphere 100% accuracy 54
Brick Break Removes foe’s physical and special damage-reducing effects 42
Close Combat Lowers your Defense and Special Defense 148
Cross Chop You’re more likely to land Critical Hits 120
Drain Punch Does damage to target while restoring your HP. 109
Karate Chop You’re more likely to land Critical Hits 19
Power-Up Punch Increases your attack 36
Rock Smash Lessens target defense 55
Vacuum Wave No additional effect 24
Trained-to-the-Max Dynamic Punch No additional effect 300
Way-of-the-Warrior Focus Punch No additional effect 240
Fighting Sync Impact No additional effect 240
Give-It-All-Ya-Got Power-Up Punch Become Mega Lucario 192

Electric

Move Effects Max Power
Discharge Moderate chance of paralyzing foes 110
Eerie Impulse Greatly reduces the enemy’s Special Attack 0
Nuzzle Paralyzes the foe 24
Thunder Shock Small chance of paralyzing foe 20
Thunderbolt Small chance of paralyzing foe. 56
Zing Zap Target may flinch 50
Endless Summer Gigavolt Havoc No additional effect 300
Whiz Kid Gigavolt Havoc Its power increases if the target is flinching. 240
Thunder of Newfound Passion No additional effect 300
Electric Sync Beam No additional effect. 240

Ice

Move Effects Max Power
All-about-Focus Avalanche More powerful during a hailstorm 240
Avalanche Use once to enter a defensive pose and twice to exit it. This pose will nullify any attacks that come your way but you cannot do anything while in this state. Opponents who attack you in this state will receive double the damage when you attack back. 90
Blizzard Never misses during a hailstorm. Small chance of freezing Target. 151
Freezing Terror Blizzard More effective against frozen targets 240
Hail Causes Hailstorm 0
Haze Returns raised stats of all opposing sync pairs to normal. 0
Ice Beam Small chance of freezing Target 55
Ice Fang Small chance of freezing Target and making them flinch 55
Ice Punch Reduces foe speed 55
Ice Sync No additional effect 240
Icy Wind Lessens target defense 110
Lights, Camera, Ice Shard More effective if not all of the opponent’s stats are raised 240
Unstoppable Avalanche No additional effect 300

That covers the movesets in Pokemon Masters. The game isn’t out yet so this Pokemon Masters Moves guide will be updated later. Meanwhile, you can check out our Pokemon Masters Passive Skills Guide.