Bringing the Thunder
However, Magmortar’ typing holds it back just as much as it propels it forward. Many fellow legendaries are part Dragon or Psychic, limiting opportunities when Magmortar can safely switch in, despite its high speed giving it an advantage against most of the former. Lacking a resistance to Fairy means that Magmortar can’t stop a setup Xerneas or Zacian despite Poison’s advantageous match-up. Despite this, Magmortar is an incredible Pokémon whose unique blend of typing, speed and bulk ensures a slot on many teams stuffed to the brim with other legends.
Magmortar does resist Fairy, it is pure Fire, and switching into Psychic is only a problem if you run the move Psychic.