What is a good competitive moveset for Muk? 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.
Muk is an awesome Poison-typed Pokemon. It's pretty standard to find yourself dealing with Muk when battling in the 1st generation meta. Muk is typically seen in the UU tier (Underused). There were no known abilities or equippable items back in the Red/Blue Pokemon games. Muk is weak to Bug, Ground, and Psychic-typed attacks.
Species: Muk Moveset: - Sludge - Body Slam / Hyper Beam - Acid Armor - Toxic
Physical Sweeper Muk (Retro)
Muk is an awesome Physical Sweeper in single battles. It was designed to take down the opponent's team with brute physical power. Generation one was a completely different game from what it is now. Before Generation IV, a move's damage category was determined by its type.
♦ Sludge is a physical STAB-boosted 65-base power Poison-type move (40% chance to poison the target). ♦ Body Slam is a physical 85-base power Normal-type move (30% chance to paralyze the target). ♦ Hyper Beam is a physical 150-base power Normal-type move (can't move next turn if target or sub is not koed). ♦ Acid Armor is a status move (raises your Muk's defense by 2 stages). ♦ Toxic is a status move (badly poisons the target).
No additional EV spread were found for this set at this time.Array
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Wondering what moves can Muk 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.
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Note: The damage listed here under Versus is not actually calculated using the in-game damage formula. It is simply calculated using typing weaknesses and resistances from the selected type-matchup modifier along with STAB (if applied) to help sort through and give a general idea as to how powerful certain moves might be towards that selected typing after modifiers are applied. Several moves listed here may have additional effects that might alter actual damage output which are not factored on this specific list. Use damage calculators to find actual damage amounts.
These are a list of several common move combinations Muk 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.
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