If you’ve ever participated in one of Silph Arena’s Monthly Cups, like the most recent Kingdom Cup, or even tried to be a little more competitive with the PvP you know the struggle with Legacy moves. While some Pokémon are useless without their Legacy moves, having these moves can be an excellent addition for battle.

This article will help you find out what Legacy moves you should keep for possible future Silph Arena Cups or regular PvP battles.

Best Legacy Moves for Master League

While most of the article will be about Pokémon and Legacy Moves for Great League (and also Ultra League), let’s first mention five moves you should keep, not only for the Master League, but for Raiding, Gym Battles, and everything else.

Pokémon Fast Moves Charge Moves
Pokemon GO MewtwoMewtwo Shadow Ball Ghost
Pokemon GO MetagrossMetagross Meteor Mash Steel
Pokemon GO TyranitarTyranitar Smack Down Rock
Pokemon GO ZapdosZapdos Thunder Shock Electric
Pokemon GO GengarGengar Shadow Claw Ghost

Best Legacy Moves from Community Days

We all know Community Days bring out great exclusive moves, quite often one of the best moves for PvP. Here is the list of Legacy Moves from Community Days you have to have on your Pokémon to be useable for competitive PvP.

Pokémon Fast Moves Charge Moves
Pokemon GO VenusaurVenusaur Frenzy Plant Grass
Pokemon GO CharizardCharizard Blast Burn Fire
Pokemon GO BlastoiseBlastoise Hydro Cannon Water
Pokemon GO MeganiumMeganium Frenzy Plant Grass
Pokemon GO TyphlosionTyphlosion Blast Burn Fire
Pokemon GO FeraligatrFeraligatr Hydro Cannon Water

Legacy Moves for some of the Best PvP Pokémon

The next couple of Pokémon are those that are always at the top of the list when talking about the best Pokémon for PvP. Some moves are just a great addition to your team, while others give you great versatility. But, if you have any of these Pokémon with these moves, you should hold on to them.

Pokémon Fast Moves Charge Moves
Pokemon GO MachampMachamp Cross Chop Fighting
Pokemon GO PolitoedPolitoed Earthquake Ground
Pokemon GO LaprasLapras Ice Shard Ice Ice Beam Ice
Pokemon GO MagnetonMagneton Thunder Shock Electric Discharge Electric
Pokemon GO HypnoHypno Psyshock Psychic

Shadow Ball Ghost

Pokemon GO PoliwrathPoliwrath Mud Shot Ground

Legacy Moves to Keep In Just Case

Even though this next bunch of Pokémon aren’t currently the best in PvP, they might be more than useful in a future Silph Arena Cup. Here is the list of Pokémon with their Legacy moves you should definitely hold on to.

Pokémon Fast Moves Charge Moves
Pokemon GO PrimeapePrimeape Cross Chop Fighting
Pokemon GO SnorlaxSnorlax Body Slam Normal
Pokemon GO DragoniteDragonite Dragon Breath Dragon Dragon Claw Dragon
Pokemon GO DewgongDewgong Ice Shard Ice Icy Wind Ice
Pokemon GO NinetalesNinetales Flamethrower Fire
Pokemon GO RaichuRaichu Thunder Shock Electric
Pokemon GO DugtrioDugtrio Mud Shot Ground
Pokemon GO KabutopsKabutops Fury Cutter Bug
Pokemon GO GyaradosGyarados Dragon Breath Dragon
Pokemon GO PinsirPinsir Fury Cutter Bug
Pokemon GO OmastarOmastar Rock Slide Rock
Pokemon GO BlazikenBlaziken Stone Edge Rock
Pokemon GO PidgeotPidgeot Wing Attack Flying
Pokemon GO VenomothVenomoth Bug Bite Bug Poison Fang Poison
Pokemon GO GolemGolem Mud Shot Ground Ancient Power Rock