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G-Max Meltdown
キョダイユウゲキ Kyodai Meltdown
Type  Steel
Category  Varies
PP  — (max. —)
Power  —
Accuracy  —%
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  • Does not make contact
  • Not affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Not affected by Mirror Move
  • Affected by King's Rock
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect any adjacent foe, but not allies
Introduced  Generation VIII
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
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G-Max Meltdown (Japanese: キョダイユウゲキ Kyodai Meltdown) is a damage-dealing Steel-type G-Max Move introduced in Generation VIII. It is the exclusive G-Max Move of Gigantamax Melmetal.



G-Max Meltdown inflicts damage and prevents the target and its allies from using the same move twice in a row. Its power and whether it is a special or physical move depends on the move it is based on.

Base move Pwr. Cat.
Double Iron Bash 140 Physical
Flash Cannon 130 Special
Gyro Ball 130 Physical
Heavy Slam 130 Physical
Iron Head 130 Physical
Steel Beam 140 Special


Games Description
SwSh A Steel-type attack that Gigantamax Melmetal use. This move makes opponents incapable of using the same move twice in a row.


Gigantamax Melmetal can use G-Max Meltdown if it knows a damaging Steel-type move.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 超極巨液金熔擊 Chīu Gihkgeuih Yùhnggīk
Mandarin 超極巨液金熔擊 / 超极巨液金熔击 Chāo Jíjù Yìjīn Róngjí / Chāo Jíjù Yèjīn Róngjī
France Flag.png French Fonte G-Max
Germany Flag.png German Giga-Schmelze
Italy Flag.png Italian Gigaliquefazione
South Korea Flag.png Korean 거다이융격 Geodai Yunggeok
Spain Flag.png Spanish Gigafundido

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G-Max Moves
G-Max WildfireG-Max BefuddleG-Max Volt CrashG-Max Gold Rush
G-Max Chi StrikeG-Max TerrorG-Max Foam BurstG-Max Resonance
G-Max CuddleG-Max ReplenishG-Max MalodorG-Max Meltdown
G-Max Wind RageG-Max GravitasG-Max StonesurgeG-Max Volcalith
G-Max TartnessG-Max SweetnessG-Max SandblastG-Max Stun Shock
G-Max CentifernoG-Max SmiteG-Max SnoozeG-Max Finale
G-Max SteelsurgeG-Max Depletion

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