Competitive Information for Nidorino [Red/Blue]
Movesets for Singles
What is a good competitive moveset for Nidorino? 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.
Nidorino is an extraordinary Poison-typed Pokemon. Nidorino 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. Nidorino is weak to Bug, Ground, and Psychic-typed attacks.
- Double-Edge / Body Slam
- Double Kick
- Poison Sting
Physical Sweeper Nidorino (Retro)
Nidorino is an interesting Physical Sweeper. It tries to take down the opponent's team with brute physical power. From the original 151, few Pokemon could compare to Nidorino 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).
♦ Double Kick is a physical 30-base power Fighting-type move (hits 2 times in one turn).
♦ Poison Sting is a physical STAB-boosted 15-base power Poison-type move (20% chance to poison the target).
♦ Toxic is a status move (badly poisons the target).
Wondering what moves can Nidorino 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 Nidorino 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 Nidorino
- Moves: Thunderbolt + Ice beam
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Have an idea in mind for Nidorino 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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