Competitive Information for Hitmonchan [Red/Blue]
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Movesets for Singles
What is a good competitive moveset for Hitmonchan? 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.
Hitmonchan is popular Fighting-typed Pokemon. It's pretty regular to see Hitmonchan show up as a Red/Blue opponent. There were no known abilities or equippable items back in the Red/Blue Pokemon games. Hitmonchan's only type-related weaknesses are Flying and Psychic.
- Double-Edge / Body Slam
- Seismic Toss / Counter
Physical Sweeper Hitmonchan (Retro)
Hitmonchan is a remarkable Physical Sweeper. It's goal is to take down the opponent's team with brute physical power. From the original 151, few Pokemon could compare to Hitmonchan at the start of the Pokemon metagame. Keep in mind back before Generation IV, a move's damage category was determined by its type.
♦ Body Slam is a physical 85-base power Normal-type move (30% chance to paralyze the target).
♦ Seismic Toss is a physical STAB-boosted 1-base power Fighting-type move (damage = Hitmonchan's level. can hit ghost types).
♦ Counter is a physical STAB-boosted 0-base power Fighting-type move (if hit by physical attack, returns double damage).
♦ Toxic is a status move (badly poisons the target).
♦ Substitute is a status move (Hitmonchan takes 1/4 its max hp to put in a substitute).
Wondering what moves can Hitmonchan 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 Hitmonchan 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 Hitmonchan
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Have an idea in mind for Hitmonchan that you'd like to test? Customize the IVs, EVs and their Red/Blue moveset. This area allows you to examine the typing coverages of selected moves and stat variances.
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