Competitive Information for Bulbasaur [Red/Blue]
Movesets for Singles
What is a good competitive moveset for Bulbasaur? These builds have been optimized for Pokemon competing in Red/Blue 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 Red/Blue generation metagame.
Bulbasaur is a stupendous Grass and Poison-typed Pokemon. Bulbasaur is not a Pokemon anyone usually expects sees on the battlefield. There were no known abilities or equippable items back in the Red/Blue Pokemon games. Bulbasaur is weak to Bug, Fire, Flying, Ice, and Psychic-typed attacks.
- Solar Beam / Razor Leaf
Special Sweeper Bulbasaur (Retro)
Bulbasaur is popular Special Sweeper. It tries to take down the opponent's team with high-damaging special attacks. Gen1 meta was a totally different monster. Previously before Generation IV, a move's damage category was determined by its type.
♦ Razor Leaf is a special STAB-boosted 55-base power Grass-type move (high critical hit ratio).
♦ Growth is a status move (raises your Bulbasaur's special by 1 stage).
♦ Toxic is a status move (badly poisons the target).
♦ Reflect is a status move (while active, your Bulbasaur's defense is doubled).
Wondering what moves can Bulbasaur 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 Bulbasaur can perform in Red/Blue. 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 RB Move and Ability Combos for Bulbasaur
- Moves: Substitute + Leech Seed
Optimize Bulbasaur's EVs for Red/Blue
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