Competitive Information for Dodrio [Red/Blue]
Movesets for Singles
What is a good competitive moveset for Dodrio? 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.
Dodrio is an astounding Normal and Flying-typed Pokemon. It's normal to find yourself dealing with Dodrio when battling in the 1st generation meta. There were no known abilities or equippable items back in the Red/Blue Pokemon games. Dodrio is weak to Electric, Ice, and Rock-typed attacks.
- Hyper Beam / Double-Edge
- Drill Peck / Sky Attack
Physical Sweeper Dodrio (Retro)
Dodrio is a stupendous Physical Sweeper. It's meant to take down the opponent's team with brute physical power. The rules of gen-one were quite varied from today. In the old days prior to 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).
♦ Drill Peck is a physical STAB-boosted 80-base power Flying-type move that deals a substantial amount of damage.
♦ Sky Attack is a physical STAB-boosted 140-base power Flying-type move (charges turn 1. hits turn 2).
♦ Toxic is a status move (badly poisons the target).
♦ Reflect is a status move (while active, your Dodrio's defense is doubled).
Wondering what moves can Dodrio 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 Dodrio 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 Dodrio
Optimize Dodrio's EVs for Red/Blue
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