Competitive Information for Kingler [Red/Blue]
Movesets for Singles
What is a good competitive moveset for Kingler? 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.
Kingler is a remarkable Water-typed Pokemon. It's pretty common to see Kingler show up as a Red/Blue opponent. There were no known abilities or equippable items back in the Red/Blue Pokemon games. Kingler's only type-related weaknesses are Electric and Grass.
- Hyper Beam / Double-Edge
- Swords Dance
Physical Sweeper Kingler (Retro)
Kingler is a phenomenal Physical Sweeper. It tries to take down the opponent's team with brute physical power. The game was competely different back in Generation 1. In the dark days before Generation IV, a move's damage category was determined by its type.
♦ Double-Edge is a physical 100-base power Normal-type move (has 1/4 recoil).
♦ Swords Dance is a status move (raises your Kingler's attack by 2 stages).
♦ Toxic is a status move (badly poisons the target).
♦ Harden is a status move (raises your Kingler's defense by 1 stage).
Wondering what moves can Kingler 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 Kingler 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 Kingler
Create a build
Have an idea in mind for Kingler 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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