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Attack Weight is a Held Item found in Pokemon UNITE for the Nintendo Switch and Mobile. Read on to learn more about the Attack Weight's stats and effects, how to get Attack Weight, and which Pokemon are best for Attack Weight!

Attack Weight Stats and Effect

Attack Weight.pngAttack Weight
Held Item
Tier Ranking
A Rank.png
Stat Boost 1 Stat Boost 2
Attack + 18 -
When the Pokemon scores a goal, its Attack increases by (6/9/12).

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Attack Weight Stats Per Level

Level 10 Attack +6
Level 20 Attack +12
Level 30 Attack +18

How to Upgrade Items

Lvl. Stat Boosts
1 Attack +0.6
2 Attack +1.2
3 Attack +1.8
4 Attack +2.4
5 Attack +3
6 Attack +3.6
7 Attack +4.2
8 Attack +4.8
9 Attack +5.4
10 Attack +6
11 Attack +6.6
12 Attack +7.2
13 Attack +7.8
14 Attack +8.4
15 Attack +9
16 Attack +9.6
17 Attack +10.2
18 Attack +10.8
19 Attack +11.4
20 Attack +12
21 Attack +12.6
22 Attack +13.2
23 Attack +13.8
24 Attack +14.4
25 Attack +15
26 Attack +15.6
27 Attack +16.2
28 Attack +16.8
29 Attack +17.4
30 Attack +18

No Minimum Points Required

Pokemon UNITE - Attack Weight Decidueye Scoring a Goal

The Attack Weight boosts your Attack stat whenever you score a goal, regardless of how many points you gain per goal.

Score Aggressively with Low Points

Since the attack bonus from Attack Weight takes effect regardless of how many points you scored, the best strategy is to keep your points as low as possible (1 - 10) early on, and keep scoring. The reason for keeping your points as low as possible is because having low points allows you to score a lot faster, enabling you to score even when there are enemies guarding the goal.

The goal of this strategy is to max out the attack damage bonus as early as possible. This gives Pokemon a considerable damage advantage early on, which can be effective throughout the game.

Scoring Guide: How and When to Score Goals

Stacks Up to 6 Times

The bonus attack damage can stack up to 6 times per game. It also lasts for the entire match, and dying does not reset the effect.

Has No Cooldown

There's no cooldown for this item's effect upon scoring a goal, meaning you could do something like scoring 6 goals within 30 seconds and still gain the bonus stat per goal.

How to Get Attack Weight

Purchased in the Shop

Aeos Coins
Aeos Coins x1000
Aeos Tickets
Aeos Ticket x625

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Best Pokemon for Attack Weight

Absol.jpgAbsol Aegislash.jpgAegislash Azumarill.jpgAzumarill
Buzzwole.jpgBuzzwole Cinderace.jpgCinderace Crustle.jpgCrustle
Decidueye.jpgDecidueye Dodrio.jpgDodrio Duraludon.jpgDuraludon
Greedent.jpgGreedent Lucario.jpgLucario Machamp.jpgMachamp
Sableye.jpgSableye Scyther.jpgScyther Talonflame.jpgTalonflame
Tyranitar.jpgTyranitar Urshifu.jpgUrshifu Zeraora.jpgZeraora

Generally, Attack Weight is best used by Attacker and Speedster Pokemon, but it really boils down to the Pokemon itself.

Cinderace's Blaze passive ability coupled with the attack bonus given by Attack Weight enables him to burst down the enemy quickly.

Talonflame's high mobility allows him to move around the map fast and score points. Using Fly to surpass enemies and score points is the best play for Talonflame. As a Speedster, Talonflame can benefit from the attack bonus given after scoring with Attack Weight.

All Builds for Attack Weight

Builds that Use this Held Item
Absol Image Absol
Attack Stack Build
Aegislash Image Aegislash
Full Stack Build
Azumarill Image Azumarill
High Burst Build
Azumarill Image Azumarill
Full Offense Build
Buzzwole Image Buzzwole
Aggressive Laner Build
Buzzwole Image Buzzwole
Grappler Build
Charizard Image Charizard
High-Mobility Build
Cinderace Image Cinderace
Damage Stack Build
Crustle Image Crustle
Item-Stacker Build
Crustle Image Crustle
Disruptor Build
Dodrio Image Dodrio
Scoring Build
Dodrio Image Dodrio
Drill Burst Build
Dodrio Image Dodrio
Hit and Run Build
Greedent Image Greedent
Bruiser Build
Greedent Image Greedent
Score Stack Build
Lucario Image Lucario
Damage Amplification Build
Lucario Image Lucario
Punch Burst Build
Lucario Image Lucario
High Mobility Build
Mamoswine Image Mamoswine
Item-Stacker Build
Sableye Image Sableye
Scouting Build
Sableye Image Sableye
Shadow Sneak Build
Scizor Image Scizor
Scyther Wingbeat Burst Build
Snorlax Image Snorlax
Score Stack Build
Talonflame Image Talonflame
High Mobility Build
Tsareena Image Tsareena
High Sustain Build
Tsareena Image Tsareena
Item-Stacking Build
Urshifu Image Urshifu
Full Offense Build
Urshifu Image Urshifu
Single Strike Build
Zeraora Image Zeraora
Full Damage Build
Zeraora Image Zeraora
Single Target Burst Build
Zoroark Image Zoroark
Dash and Slash Build
Zoroark Image Zoroark
High Mobility Build

Attack Weight Test

Bonus Damage Stack Test

No. of Goals Damage % Increase from Base
No Goal 433
1 Goal 445 3%
2 Goals 457 6%
3 Goals 469 8%
4 Goals 481 11%
5 Goals 493 14%
6 Goals 505 17%
7 Goals 505 17%
(No change)

Data was acquired using Cinderace at level 15, equipped with an Attack Weight with an item grade of level 25

The purpose of this test was to determine how many times the bonus damage from Attack Weight can stack. The test was conducted by using the doll in Practice Area to determine the attack damage of the Pokemon before the effect of Attack Weight, then repeatedly score points until the attack damage stops increasing.

Up to 6 Stacks

As the result of the test, the bonus damage can stack up to 6 Times. After 7 goals, the Pokemon's attack damage no longer increases. Given this finding, it is best to score 6 Times during battles to maximize the effect of Attack Weight. Pairing Attack Weight with the Goal-Getter can be an interesting combination.

Duration and Reset Test

Damage Image
No Goal
After 6 Stacks
After Respawn

The purpose of this test was to determine how long the bonus attack damage from Attack Weight lasts, and if it resets at death. The test was conducted by using the doll in Practice Area to determine the attack damage of the Pokemon before the effect of Attack Weight and after 6 stacks, then forcing a death. After respawning, the Pokemon is ordered to attack the dummy again to see if the bonus attack damage is gone, or if it still persists.

Does not Reset After Getting Knocked Down

As a result of the test, it is confirmed that the bonus attack damage from Attack Weight lasts indefinitely for the entire match, and getting knock down in battle does not remove or reset it. With this in mind, the best strategy is to get the max bonus attack damge as early as possible, since it lasts for the entire match.

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