Competitive Information for Remoraid [Gold/Silver]
Movesets for Singles
What is a good competitive moveset for Remoraid? 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.
Remoraid is a notable Water-typed Pokemon. Remoraid is not a Pokemon anyone usually expects sees on the battlefield. There were no known abilities back in the Gold/Silver Pokemon games. Remoraid's only type-related weaknesses are Electric and Grass.
Item: Life Orb / Focus Sash
- Return / Hyper Beam
- Defense Curl
Physical Sweeper Remoraid (Retro)
Remoraid is an astounding Physical Sweeper. It was designed to take down the opponent's team with brute physical power. Don't forget before Generation IV, a move's damage category was determined by its type. Focus Sash helps protect Remoraid from being one-shotted and allowing it to atleast use a crucial move when brought out.
♦ Hyper Beam is a physical 150-base power Normal-type move (Remoraid cannot move next turn).
♦ Mud-Slap is a physical 20-base power Ground-type move (100% chance to lower the target's accuracy by 1 stage).
♦ Defense Curl is a status move (raises your Remoraid's defense by 1 stage).
♦ Toxic is a status move (badly poisons the target).
Item: Life Orb / Focus Sash
- Surf / Bubble Beam
- Ice Beam / Aurora Beam
Special Sweeper Remoraid (Retro)
Remoraid is a phenomenal Special Sweeper. It's primary goal is to take down the opponent's team with high-damaging special attacks. Prior to Generation IV, a move's damage category was determined by its type. Focus Sash helps protect Remoraid from being one-shotted and allowing it to atleast use a crucial move when brought out.
♦ Bubble Beam is a special STAB-boosted 65-base power Water-type move (10% chance to lower the target's speed by 1 stage).
♦ Flamethrower is a special 95-base power Fire-type move (10% chance to burn the target).
♦ Ice Beam is a special 95-base power Ice-type move (10% chance to freeze the target).
♦ Aurora Beam is a special 65-base power Ice-type move (10% chance to lower the target's attack by 1 stage).
♦ Psybeam is a special 65-base power Psychic-type move (10% chance to confuse the target).
Wondering what moves can Remoraid 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 Remoraid 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 Remoraid
- Moves: Rest + Sleep talk
- Moves with Priority: Endure, Protect
- Moves that Break Screens: Haze
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