Competitive Information for Flaaffy [Gold/Silver]
Movesets for Singles
What is a good competitive moveset for Flaaffy? 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.
Flaaffy is popular Electric-typed Pokemon. Flaaffy is not a Pokemon anyone usually expects sees on the battlefield. There were no known abilities back in the Gold/Silver Pokemon games. Flaaffy's only type-related weakness is Ground.
Item: Life Orb / Focus Sash
- Thunderbolt / Thunder Punch
- Fire Punch
- Defense Curl
- Thunder Wave
Special Sweeper Flaaffy (Retro)
Flaaffy is an astounding Special Sweeper. It's designed to take down the opponent's team with high-damaging special attacks. Keep in mind back before Generation IV, a move's damage category was determined by its type. Focus Sash helps protect Flaaffy from being one-shotted and allowing it to atleast use a crucial move when brought out.
♦ Thunder Punch is a special STAB-boosted 75-base power Electric-type move (10% chance to paralyze the target).
♦ Fire Punch is a special 75-base power Fire-type move (10% chance to burn the target).
♦ Defense Curl is a status move (raises your Flaaffy's defense by 1 stage).
♦ Thunder Wave is a status move (paralyzes the target).
Wondering what moves can Flaaffy 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 Flaaffy 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 Flaaffy
- Moves: Rain dance + Thunder
- Moves: Rest + Sleep talk
- Moves with Priority: Endure, Protect
Create a build
Have an idea in mind for Flaaffy that you'd like to test? Customize the IVs, EVs and their Gold/Silver moveset. This area allows you to examine the typing coverages of selected moves and stat variances.
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