Here’s How Pokemon Go’s most useless move is incredibly useful in Sun and Moon

In Pokemon Sun and Moon, ‘Splash’ has been regarded as one of the most useless moves Therefore, people are now associating this move with Magikarp.

On the other hand, a new move called “Z-Moves” has now been introduced in Pokemon Sun and Moon. “Z-Moves” can only be used once in a battle after you have the right item.

Image: Pokemon.com

Image: Pokemon.com

The official Pokemon Sun and Moon site describes the move as:

There are two conditions for performing Z-Moves: a Pokémon must learn a move of the same type as a Z-Crystal, and it must be holding the corresponding Z-Crystal.

After the addition of the “Z-Moves,” people have now data mined that the new move can be paired with normal moves including ‘Splash’ to boost the effect.

Image: Kotaku

Image: Kotaku

In the video below, pro Pokemon player pokemon_PhD has shown how the “Z-Splash” boosts a monster’s attack thrice in a single time:

Now, Players are also trying to figure out other possible competitive uses for Splash with characters like Mimikyu, Poliwrath and legendaries like Lunala, Solgaleo etc.