Competitive Information for Dunsparce [Gold/Silver]
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Movesets for Singles
What is a good competitive moveset for Dunsparce? These builds have been optimized for Pokemon competing in Gold/Silver Single Battles. The movesets and EVs have been specifically calibrated to deal the most amount of damage to the largest group of potentially common opponents and typing threats for the Gold/Silver generation metagame.
Dunsparce is a remarkable Normal-typed Pokemon. Dunsparce are common Pokemon to see in the GS metagame. There were no known abilities back in the Gold/Silver Pokemon games. Dunsparce's only type-related weakness is Fighting.
Item: Life Orb / Focus Sash
- Return / Strength
- Rock Slide / Ancient Power
- Rock Smash
Physical Sweeper Dunsparce (Retro)
Dunsparce is pretty popular Physical Sweeper. It tries to take down the opponent's team with brute physical power. In the old days prior to Generation IV, a move's damage category was determined by its type. Focus Sash helps protect Dunsparce from being one-shotted and allowing it to atleast use a crucial move when brought out.
♦ Strength is a physical STAB-boosted 80-base power Normal-type move that deals a nice amount of damage.
♦ Rock Slide is a physical 75-base power Rock-type move (30% chance to flinch the target).
♦ Ancient Power is a physical 60-base power Rock-type move (10% chance to raise all stats by 1 stage (not acc/eva)).
♦ Dig is a physical 60-base power Ground-type move (digs underground turn 1, strikes turn 2).
♦ Rock Smash is a physical 20-base power Fighting-type move (50% chance to lower the target's defense by 1 stage).
Item: Life Orb / Focus Sash
- Solar Beam
Special Sweeper Dunsparce (Retro)
Dunsparce is a spectacular Special Sweeper. This moveset is designed to take down the opponent's team with high-damaging special attacks. In the dark days before Generation IV, a move's damage category was determined by its type. Focus Sash helps protect Dunsparce from being one-shotted and allowing it to atleast use a crucial move when brought out.
♦ Thunderbolt is a special 95-base power Electric-type move (10% chance to paralyze the target).
♦ Bite is a special 60-base power Dark-type move (30% chance to flinch the target).
♦ Solar Beam is a special 120-base power Grass-type move (charges turn 1. hits turn 2. no charge in sunlight).
Wondering what moves can Dunsparce learn? Here is the list of moves this Pokemon can learn in this selected generation.
Sort and organize the learnset by move type, category, accuracy, and power. Bolded moves will gain the same-type attack bonus (STAB) if this Pokemon uses them.
These are a list of several common move combinations Dunsparce can perform in Gold/Silver. Not every combo going to be game-changing, but some can be pretty fun to play with. Sometimes these can be easily overlooked or forgotten, hence why we find and list them here. Discover what items, abilities, and moves this Pokemon can use in combination with each other to gain a strategic advantage in competitive battles.
Competitive GS Move and Ability Combos for Dunsparce
- Moves: Defense curl + Rollout
- Moves: Sunny day + Solar Beam
- Moves: Rain dance + Thunder
- Moves: Rest + Sleep talk
- Moves with Priority: Endure, Protect
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