Competitive Information for Omanyte [Red/Blue]
Movesets for Singles
What is a good competitive moveset for Omanyte? 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.
Omanyte is a remarkable Rock and Water-typed Pokemon. Omanyte 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. Omanyte is weak to Electric, Fighting, Grass, and Ground-typed attacks.
- Surf / Bubble Beam
- Blizzard / Ice Beam
Special Sweeper Omanyte (Retro)
Omanyte is an astounding Special Sweeper. It's designed to take down the opponent's team with high-damaging special attacks. The game was competely different back in Generation 1. Prior to Generation IV, a move's damage category was determined by its type.
♦ Bubble Beam is a special STAB-boosted 65-base power Water-type move (33% chance to lower the target's speed by 1 stage).
♦ Blizzard is a special 120-base power Ice-type move (10% chance to freeze the target).
♦ Ice Beam is a special 95-base power Ice-type move (10% chance to freeze the target).
♦ Toxic is a status move (badly poisons the target).
♦ Reflect is a status move (while active, your Omanyte's defense is doubled).
Wondering what moves can Omanyte 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 Omanyte 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 Omanyte
Optimize Omanyte's EVs for Red/Blue
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