Competitive Information for Clefable [Red/Blue]
Movesets for Singles
What is a good competitive moveset for Clefable? 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.
Clefable is a remarkable Normal-typed Pokemon. Clefable is a frequent Pokemon to see in Generation 1. There were no known abilities or equippable items back in the Red/Blue Pokemon games. Clefable's only type-related weakness is Fighting.
- Hyper Beam / Double-Edge
- Seismic Toss / Counter
- Defense Curl
- Thunder Wave
Physical Sweeper Clefable (Retro)
Clefable is popular Physical Sweeper. It's designed to take down the opponent's team with brute physical power. First generation Pokemon had alot of struggles to deal with. In the old days before Generation IV, a move's damage category was determined by its type.
♦ Double-Edge is a physical STAB-boosted 100-base power Normal-type move (has 1/4 recoil).
♦ Seismic Toss is a physical 1-base power Fighting-type move (damage = Clefable's level. can hit ghost types).
♦ Counter is a physical 0-base power Fighting-type move (if hit by physical attack, returns double damage).
♦ Defense Curl is a status move (raises your Clefable's defense by 1 stage).
♦ Thunder Wave is a status move (paralyzes the target).
- Blizzard / Ice Beam
- Bubble Beam / Water Gun
Special Sweeper Clefable (Retro)
Clefable is a decent Special Sweeper. It is designed to take down the opponent's team with high-damaging special attacks. The game was competely different back in Generation 1. Remember prior to Generation IV, a move's damage category was determined by its type.
♦ Ice Beam is a special 95-base power Ice-type move (10% chance to freeze the target).
♦ Thunderbolt is a special 95-base power Electric-type move (10% chance to paralyze the target).
♦ Psychic is a special 90-base power Psychic-type move (33% chance to lower the target's special by 1 stage).
♦ Bubble Beam is a special 65-base power Water-type move (33% chance to lower the target's speed by 1 stage).
♦ Water Gun is a special 40-base power Water-type move that deals damage.
Wondering what moves can Clefable 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 Clefable 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 Clefable
- Moves: Thunderbolt + Ice beam
Optimize Clefable's EVs for Red/Blue
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