Competitive Information for Exeggcute [Gold/Silver]
Movesets for Singles
What is a good competitive moveset for Exeggcute? 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.
Exeggcute is an interesting Grass and Psychic-typed Pokemon. Exeggcute is not a Pokemon anyone usually expects sees on the battlefield. There were no known abilities back in the Gold/Silver Pokemon games. Exeggcute is weak to Bug, Dark, Fire, Flying, Ghost, Ice, and Poison-typed attacks.
Item: Gold Berry
- Psychic / Confusion
- Solar Beam / Giga Drain
Special Sweeper Exeggcute (Retro)
Exeggcute is a sensational Special Sweeper. It attempts to take down the opponent's team with high-damaging special attacks. Back before Generation IV, a move's damage category was determined by its type.
♦ Confusion is a special STAB-boosted 50-base power Psychic-type move (10% chance to confuse the target).
♦ Solar Beam is a special STAB-boosted 120-base power Grass-type move (charges turn 1. hits turn 2. no charge in sunlight).
♦ Giga Drain is a special STAB-boosted 60-base power Grass-type move (Exeggcute recovers 50% of the damage dealt).
♦ Thief is a special 40-base power Dark-type move (if your Exeggcute has no item, it steals the target's).
♦ Moonlight is a status move (heals your Exeggcute by a weather-dependent amount).
Wondering what moves can Exeggcute 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 Exeggcute 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 Exeggcute
- Moves: Sunny day + Solar Beam
- Moves: Rest + Sleep talk
- Moves: Substitute + Leech Seed
- Moves with Priority: Endure, Protect
Optimize Exeggcute's EVs for Gold/Silver
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