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Magcargo is a Fire & Rock Pokemon, vulnerable to Water, Ground, Rock and Fighting moves. Magcargo's strongest moveset is Rock Throw & Overheat and it has a max CP of 1,543.
"Magcargo's shell is actually its skin that hardened as a result of cooling. Its shell is very brittle and fragile—just touching it causes it to crumble apart. This Pokémon returns to its original size by dipping itself in magma."
|Level 15 (research encounters)||661 View IV chart »|
|Level 20 (max hatched / raids)||882 View IV chart »|
|Level 30 (max wild)||1,323 View IV chart »|
|Level 40||1,543 View IV chart »|
Max CP with weather boost
|Level 25 (raids)||1,102 View IV chart »|
|Level 35 (wild)||1,433 View IV chart »|
|Base capture rate||12.5%|
|Base flee rate||6%|
|Buddy walk distance||1 km|
Best moveset for Magcargo
All counter Pokémon
These are the Pokémon and their moves that do the most damage to Magcargo.
|Pokémon||Quick move||Main move||Effective damage|
|Starmie||Water Gun||Hydro Pump||75%|
|Vaporeon||Water Gun||Hydro Pump||74%|
|Feraligatr||Water Gun||Hydro Pump||74%|
These moves are calculated using type advantages / disadvantages, and including STAB. Click here for more info »
Most vulnerable to Magcargo