overheat works well on my set as well. I like giving him dragon dance. Don't go mega right away, and do a dragon dance. in theory they will try and use a physical tank. Go mega and go special attack! --- 3DS friend code: 5112-3770-6561 Rock Safari: Pupitar, Rhydon, dwebble
I'll put it this way, if your gunshy about missing in singles go Flamethrower over Fire blast. If your playing doubles/triples go heatwave, or if your using a Malimar you can roll with Overheat.
The dragon dance idea isn't bad, especially if you forgo air slash for earthquake, as his attack is still useable and earthquake crushes a lot of Potential counters. Air slash is mostly for fighting types or for luck hax in a pinch. --- Nova : Gabite, Noibat, Sligoo 4811-7022-4456 / please send your trainer name in messages