Competitive Information for Flareon [Red/Blue]

Competitive Pokemon Red/Blue Movesets and Strategies for Flareon flareon
Base Stats for Flareon

Fire


Evolutions / Family:
Eevee
Vaporeon
Flareon
Jolteon

Weakness Chart for Fire-type:
Bug
Dragon
Electric
Fighting
Fire
Flying
Ghost
Grass
0.5x
  
  
  
0.5x
  
  
0.5x
Ground
Ice
Normal
Poison
Psychic
Rock
Water
2x
  
  
  
  
2x
2x
  
¼x
½x
2x
4x


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Movesets for Singles


What is a good competitive moveset for Flareon? 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.


Common team mates for Flareon in Pokemon Red/Blue:

TaurosChanseyExeggutorSnorlaxJynxKinglerHypnoGyaradosMagneton


Flareon is a pretty decent Fire-typed Pokemon. Flareon is a usual Pokemon to see in Generation 1. There were no known abilities or equippable items back in the Red/Blue Pokemon games. Flareon is weak to Ground, Rock, and Water-typed attacks.


Species: Flareon
Moveset:
- Hyper Beam / Double-Edge
- Toxic
- Reflect
- Sand Attack

Physical Sweeper Flareon (Retro)

Flareon is a notable Physical Sweeper. The purpose of this moveset is to take down the opponent's team with brute physical power. Gen1 meta was a totally different monster. In the dark days prior to Generation IV, a move's damage category was determined by its type.

Hyper Beam is a physical 150-base power Normal-type move (can't move next turn if target or sub is not koed).
Double-Edge is a physical 100-base power Normal-type move (has 1/4 recoil).
Toxic is a status move (badly poisons the target).
Reflect is a status move (while active, your Flareon's defense is doubled).
Sand Attack is a status move (lowers the target's accuracy by 1 stage).




Species: Flareon
Moveset:
- Flamethrower / Ember
- Toxic
- Reflect
- Sand Attack

Special Sweeper Flareon (Retro)

Flareon is a phenomenal Special Sweeper. It's meant to take down the opponent's team with high-damaging special attacks. First generation Pokemon had alot of struggles to deal with. Previously before Generation IV, a move's damage category was determined by its type.

Flamethrower is a special STAB-boosted 95-base power Fire-type move (10% chance to burn the target).
Ember is a special STAB-boosted 40-base power Fire-type move (10% chance to burn the target).
Toxic is a status move (badly poisons the target).
Reflect is a status move (while active, your Flareon's defense is doubled).
Sand Attack is a status move (lowers the target's accuracy by 1 stage).



Movepool


Wondering what moves can Flareon 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.


Cat
Type
Movename
Damage
Accuracy
PP
Effect
Ember
40
100%
25
10% chance to burn the target.
Fire Blast
120
85%
5
30% chance to burn the target.
Fire Spin
15
70%
15
Prevents the target from moving for 2-5 turns.
Flamethrower
95
100%
15
10% chance to burn the target.
Bide
--
--
10
Waits 2-3 turns; deals double the damage taken.
Bite
60
100%
25
10% chance to flinch the target.
Body Slam
85
100%
15
30% chance to paralyze the target.
Double-Edge
100
100%
15
Has 1/4 recoil.
Hyper Beam
150
90%
5
Can't move next turn if target or sub is not KOed.
Quick Attack
40
100%
30
Usually goes first.
Rage
20
100%
20
Lasts forever. Raises user's Attack by 1 when hit.
Skull Bash
100
100%
15
Charges turn 1. Hits turn 2.
Smog
20
70%
20
40% chance to poison the target.
Swift
60
--
20
Never misses, even against Dig and Fly.
Tackle
35
95%
35
No additional effect.
Take Down
90
85%
20
Has 1/4 recoil.
Double Team
--
--
15
Raises the user's evasiveness by 1.
Focus Energy
--
--
30
Quarters the user's chance for a critical hit.
Growl
--
100%
40
Lowers the target's Attack by 1.
Leer
--
100%
30
Lowers the target's Defense by 1.
Mimic
--
--
10
Random move known by the target replaces this.
Reflect
--
--
20
While active, the user's Defense is doubled.
Rest
--
--
10
User sleeps 2 turns and restores HP and status.
Sand Attack
--
100%
15
Lowers the target's accuracy by 1.
Substitute
--
--
10
User takes 1/4 its max HP to put in a Substitute.
Tail Whip
--
100%
30
Lowers the target's Defense by 1.
Toxic
--
85%
10
Badly poisons the target.

Combo List


These are a list of several common move combinations Flareon 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 Flareon

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