Competitive Information for Magnemite [Red/Blue]
Movesets for Singles
What is a good competitive moveset for Magnemite? 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.
Magnemite is a marvelous Electric-typed Pokemon. Magnemite is not a Pokemon anyone usually expects sees on the battlefield. There were no known abilities or equippable items back in the Red/Blue Pokemon games. Magnemite's only type-related weakness is Ground.
- Thunderbolt / Thunder Shock
- Thunder Wave
Special Sweeper Magnemite (Retro)
Magnemite is an interesting Special Sweeper. It tries to take down the opponent's team with high-damaging special attacks. Things definately worked differently in the first generation. Don't forget back before Generation IV, a move's damage category was determined by its type.
♦ Thunder Shock is a special STAB-boosted 40-base power Electric-type move (10% chance to paralyze the target).
♦ Thunder Wave is a status move (paralyzes the target).
♦ Reflect is a status move (while active, your Magnemite's defense is doubled).
♦ Toxic is a status move (badly poisons the target).
Wondering what moves can Magnemite 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 Magnemite 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 Magnemite
Optimize Magnemite's EVs for Red/Blue
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