Competitive Information for Cyndaquil [Sword/Shield]

Competitive Pokemon Sword/Shield Movesets and Strategies for Cyndaquil cyndaquil
Base Stats for Cyndaquil

Fire

Abilities:
Flash FireFlash Fire: This Pokemon's Fire attacks do 1.5x damage if hit by one Fire move; Fire immunity.
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BlazeBlaze: At 1/3 or less of its max HP, this Pokemon's attacking stat is 1.5x with Fire attacks.


Evolutions / Family:
Cyndaquil
Quilava
Typhlosion

Weakness Chart for Fire-type:
Bug
Dark
Dragon
Electric
Fairy
Fighting
Fire
Flying
Ghost
0.5x
  
  
  
0.5x
  
0.5x
  
  
Grass
Ground
Ice
Normal
Poison
Psychic
Rock
Steel
Water
0.5x
2x
0.5x
  
  
  
2x
0.5x
2x
¼x
½x
2x
4x

Movesets for Singles


What is a good competitive moveset for Cyndaquil? These builds have been optimized for Pokemon competing in Sword/Shield 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 Sword/Shield generation metagame.


Cyndaquil is a remarkable Fire-typed Pokemon. Cyndaquil is not a Pokemon anyone usually expects sees on the battlefield. Cyndaquil is weak to Ground, Rock, and Water-typed attacks.




Hooh
We don't have any Sword/Shield movesets for Cyndaquil yet... perhaps try it's evolutions?


Quilava


Movesets for Doubles


What is a good doubles moveset for Cyndaquil? These builds have been optimized for Sword/Shield Double Battles. They have movesets and EVs specifically calibrated to generally work best versus multiple Pokemon at once as well as helping to support other team members and allys in the Sword/Shield generation metagame.




Hooh
We don't have any Sword/Shield movesets for Cyndaquil yet... perhaps try it's evolutions?


Quilava


Movepool


Wondering what moves can Cyndaquil 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.


Cat
Type
Movename
Damage
Accuracy
PP
Effect

Combo List


These are a list of several common move combinations Cyndaquil can perform in Sword/Shield. 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 SS Move and Ability Combos for Cyndaquil

Create a build


Have an idea in mind for Cyndaquil that you'd like to test? Customize the IVs, EVs and their Sword/Shield moveset. This area allows you to examine the typing coverages of selected moves and stat variances.



Hooh
This feature is currently in the final stages of development.


Optimize Cyndaquil's EVs for Sword/Shield




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