Competitive Information for Tangela [Red/Blue]
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Movesets for Singles
What is a good competitive moveset for Tangela? 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.
Tangela is a notable Grass-typed Pokemon. Tangela is a super common Pokemon to see in Generation 1. There were no known abilities or equippable items back in the Red/Blue Pokemon games. Tangela is weak to Bug, Fire, Flying, Ice, and Poison-typed attacks.
- Solar Beam / Mega Drain
- Stun Spore
Special Sweeper Tangela (Retro)
Tangela is a phenomenal Special Sweeper. This moveset is designed to take down the opponent's team with high-damaging special attacks. Out of the original 151, Tangela was quite something to try to play with in the first generation meta. Years before Generation IV, a move's damage category was determined by its type.
♦ Mega Drain is a special STAB-boosted 40-base power Grass-type move (Tangela recovers 50% of the damage dealt).
♦ Growth is a status move (raises your Tangela's special by 1 stage).
♦ Stun Spore is a status move (paralyzes the target).
♦ Toxic is a status move (badly poisons the target).
Wondering what moves can Tangela 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 Tangela 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 Tangela
Optimize Tangela's EVs for Red/Blue
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