Competitive Information for Reuniclus [Sword/Shield]

Competitive Pokemon Sword/Shield Movesets and Strategies for Reuniclus reuniclus
Base Stats for Reuniclus

Psychic

Abilities:
Magic GuardMagic Guard: This Pokemon can only be damaged by direct attacks.
,
OvercoatOvercoat: This Pokemon is immune to powder moves and damage from Sandstorm or Hail.
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RegeneratorRegenerator: This Pokemon restores 1/3 of its maximum HP, rounded down, when it switches out.


Evolutions / Family:
Solosis
Duosion
Reuniclus

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


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Movesets for Singles


What is a good competitive moveset for Reuniclus? 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.


Common single-battle team mates for Reuniclus in Pokemon Sword/Shield:

IncineroarExcadrillTyranitarDragapultEldegossCorviknightGastrodonDracozoltSylveonTogekiss


Reuniclus is an extraordinary Psychic-typed Pokemon. Reuniclus is a pretty regular Pokemon to see in Generation 8. Reuniclus is weak to Bug, Dark, and Ghost-typed attacks.


Species: Reuniclus
Item: Life Orb / Aguav Berry
Ability: Magic Guard
Nature: Modest (+SpA, -Atk)
EVs: 252 Hp / 4 Def / 164 SpA / 4 SpD / 84 Spe
Moveset:
- Energy Ball
- Flash Cannon
- Imprison
- Trick Room / Psychic

Special Tank Reuniclus (Analytic)

Reuniclus is a notable Special Tank. It tries to take a great amount of hits from special attacks while dealing some decent damage. Life Orb boosts the power of Reuniclus's damaging moves by 1.3x but it then loses 1/10 its max HP immediately after the attack. With Magic Guard, Reuniclus can only be damaged by direct attacks.

Energy Ball is a special 90-base power Grass-type move (10% chance to lower the target's special defense by 1 stage).
Flash Cannon is a special 80-base power Steel-type move (10% chance to lower the target's special defense by 1 stage).
Imprison is a status move (no foe can use any move known by your Reuniclus).
Trick Room is a status move (goes last. for 5 turns, turn order is reversed).
Psychic is a special STAB-boosted 90-base power Psychic-type move (10% chance to lower the target's special defense by 1 stage).




Species: Reuniclus
Item: Life Orb
Ability: Magic Guard
Nature: Modest (+SpA, -Atk)
EVs: 4 Hp / 252 SpA / 252 Spe
Moveset:
- Psychic / Psyshock
- Energy Ball
- Shadow Ball
- Flash Cannon

Special Sweeper Reuniclus (Magic Guard)

Reuniclus is a fabulous Special Sweeper. It's primary goal is to take down the opponent's team with high-damaging special attacks. Life Orb boosts the power of Reuniclus's damaging moves by 1.3x but it then loses 1/10 its max HP immediately after the attack. With Magic Guard, Reuniclus can only be damaged by direct attacks.

Psychic is a special STAB-boosted 90-base power Psychic-type move (10% chance to lower the target's special defense by 1 stage).
Psyshock is a special STAB-boosted 80-base power Psychic-type move (damages target based on defense, not special defense).
Energy Ball is a special 90-base power Grass-type move (10% chance to lower the target's special defense by 1 stage).
Shadow Ball is a special 80-base power Ghost-type move (20% chance to lower the target's special defense by 1 stage).
Flash Cannon is a special 80-base power Steel-type move (10% chance to lower the target's special defense by 1 stage).




Species: Reuniclus
Item: Flame Orb
Ability: Magic Guard
Nature: Bold (+Def, -Atk)
EVs: 252 Hp / 252 Def / 4 SpA
Moveset:
- Psyshock
- Focus Blast
- Trick
- Recover

Reuniclus Physical Wall (Flame Orb Fetus)

Reuniclus is a remarkable Physical Wall. It's meant to take a decent amount of physical hits while dealing some decent damage. Flame Orb will burn Reuniclus at the end of the turn. With Magic Guard, Reuniclus can only be damaged by direct attacks. Reuniclus is a fantastic Pokemon, you can reduce the attack on its rival, with the flame orb while prevents problems of state, usa recuperar to recover PS, psyshock receives STAB and serves to Blissey. Focus Blast is for Tyranitar or other dark/rock. The reason for that incorporate it into my team was by their incredible statistics and possibilities.

Psyshock is a special STAB-boosted 80-base power Psychic-type move (damages target based on defense, not special defense).
Focus Blast is a special 120-base power Fighting-type move (10% chance to lower the target's special defense by 1 stage).
Trick is a status move (Reuniclus switches its held item with the target's).
Recover is a status move (heals your Reuniclus by 50% of its max hp).




Species: Reuniclus
Item: TwistedSpoon
Ability: Magic Guard
Nature: Mild (+SpA, -Def)
EVs: 252 Def / 252 SpA
Moveset:
- Psyshock
- Focus Blast
- Rain Dance
- Thunder

Reuniclus Special Tank (Fetus Attacker)

Reuniclus is a marvelous Special Tank. It's designed to take a substantial amount of hits from special attacks while dealing some decent damage. With Magic Guard, Reuniclus can only be damaged by direct attacks.

Psyshock is a special STAB-boosted 80-base power Psychic-type move (damages target based on defense, not special defense).
Focus Blast is a special 120-base power Fighting-type move (10% chance to lower the target's special defense by 1 stage).
Rain Dance is a status move (for 5 turns, heavy rain powers water moves).
Thunder is a special 110-base power Electric-type move (30% chance to paralyze. can't miss in rain).



Movesets for Doubles


What is a good doubles moveset for Reuniclus? 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.


Common double-battle team mates for Reuniclus in Pokemon Sword/Shield:

ToxapexCorviknightMandibuzzDugtrioHippowdonQuagsireTogekissDittoTerrakionPrimarinaSylveonBronzong


Species: Reuniclus
Item: Life Orb
Ability: Magic Guard
Nature: Modest (+SpA, -Atk)
EVs: 4 Hp / 252 SpA / 252 Spe
Moveset:
- Psychic / Psyshock
- Energy Ball
- Shadow Ball
- Flash Cannon

Doubles Special Sweeper Reuniclus (Magic Guard)

Reuniclus is a phenomenal Special Sweeper. It is designed to take down the opponent's team with high-damaging special attacks. Life Orb boosts the power of Reuniclus's damaging moves by 1.3x but it then loses 1/10 its max HP immediately after the attack. With Magic Guard, Reuniclus can only be damaged by direct attacks.

Psychic is a special STAB-boosted 90-base power Psychic-type move (10% chance to lower the target's special defense by 1 stage).
Psyshock is a special STAB-boosted 80-base power Psychic-type move (damages target based on defense, not special defense).
Energy Ball is a special 90-base power Grass-type move (10% chance to lower the target's special defense by 1 stage).
Shadow Ball is a special 80-base power Ghost-type move (20% chance to lower the target's special defense by 1 stage).
Flash Cannon is a special 80-base power Steel-type move (10% chance to lower the target's special defense by 1 stage).



Movepool


Wondering what moves can Reuniclus 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
Confusion
50
100%
25
10% chance to confuse the target.
Energy Ball
90
100%
10
10% chance to lower the target's Sp. Def by 1.
Flash Cannon
80
100%
10
10% chance to lower the target's Sp. Def by 1.
Focus Blast
120
70%
5
10% chance to lower the target's Sp. Def by 1.
Future Sight
120
100%
10
Hits two turns after being used.
Grass Knot
--
100%
20
More power the heavier the target.
Hyper Beam
150
90%
5
User cannot move next turn.
Psybeam
65
100%
20
10% chance to confuse the target.
Psychic
90
100%
10
10% chance to lower the target's Sp. Def by 1.
Psyshock
80
100%
10
Damages target based on Defense, not Sp. Def.
Round
60
100%
15
Power doubles if others used Round this turn.
Shadow Ball
80
100%
15
20% chance to lower the target's Sp. Def by 1.
Snore
50
100%
15
User must be asleep. 30% chance to flinch target.
Stored Power
20
100%
10
+ 20 power for each of the user's stat boosts.
Thunder
110
70%
10
30% chance to paralyze. Can't miss in rain.
Astonish
30
100%
15
30% chance to flinch the target.
Drain Punch
75
100%
10
User recovers 50% of the damage dealt.
Endeavor
--
100%
5
Lowers the target's HP to the user's HP.
Facade
70
100%
20
Power doubles if user is burn/poison/paralyzed.
Fire Punch
75
100%
15
10% chance to burn the target.
Fling
--
100%
10
Flings the user's item at the target. Power varies.
Giga Impact
150
90%
5
User cannot move next turn.
Gyro Ball
--
100%
5
More power the slower the user than the target.
Hammer Arm
100
90%
10
Lowers the user's Speed by 1.
Ice Punch
75
100%
15
10% chance to freeze the target.
Mega Punch
80
85%
20
No additional effect.
Rock Slide
75
90%
10
30% chance to flinch the foe(s).
Rock Tomb
60
95%
15
100% chance to lower the target's Speed by 1.
Superpower
120
100%
5
Lowers the user's Attack and Defense by 1.
Thunder Punch
75
100%
15
10% chance to paralyze the target.
Zen Headbutt
80
90%
15
20% chance to flinch the target.
Acid Armor
--
--
20
Raises the user's Defense by 2.
Ally Switch
--
--
15
The user swaps positions with its ally.
Attract
--
100%
15
A target of the opposite gender gets infatuated.
Calm Mind
--
--
20
Raises the user's Sp. Atk and Sp. Def by 1.
Charm
--
100%
20
Lowers the target's Attack by 2.
Confuse Ray
--
100%
10
Confuses the target.
Encore
--
100%
5
Target repeats its last move for its next 3 turns.
Endure
--
--
10
User survives attacks this turn with at least 1 HP.
Guard Swap
--
--
10
Swaps Defense and Sp. Def changes with target.
Helping Hand
--
--
20
One adjacent ally's move power is 1.5x this turn.
Imprison
--
--
10
No foe can use any move known by the user.
Iron Defense
--
--
15
Raises the user's Defense by 2.
Light Screen
--
--
30
For 5 turns, special damage to allies is halved.
Pain Split
--
--
20
Shares HP of user and target equally.
Power Swap
--
--
10
Swaps Attack and Sp. Atk stat stages with target.
Protect
--
--
10
Prevents moves from affecting the user this turn.
Psychic Terrain
--
--
10
5 turns. Grounded: +Psychic power, priority-safe.
Rain Dance
--
--
5
For 5 turns, heavy rain powers Water moves.
Recover
--
--
10
Heals the user by 50% of its max HP.
Reflect
--
--
20
For 5 turns, physical damage to allies is halved.
Rest
--
--
10
User sleeps 2 turns and restores HP and status.
Safeguard
--
--
25
For 5 turns, protects user's party from status.
Skill Swap
--
--
10
The user and the target trade Abilities.
Sleep Talk
--
--
10
User must be asleep. Uses another known move.
Substitute
--
--
10
User takes 1/4 its max HP to put in a substitute.
Thunder Wave
--
90%
20
Paralyzes the target.
Trick
--
100%
10
User switches its held item with the target's.
Trick Room
--
--
5
Goes last. For 5 turns, turn order is reversed.
Wonder Room
--
--
10
For 5 turns, all Defense and Sp. Def stats switch.

Combo List


These are a list of several common move combinations Reuniclus 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 Reuniclus

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