Competitive Information for Unfezant [Sword/Shield]

Competitive Pokemon Sword/Shield Movesets and Strategies for Unfezant unfezant
Base Stats for Unfezant

Normal / Flying

Abilities:
RivalryRivalry: This Pokemon's attacks do 1.25x on same gender targets; 0.75x on opposite gender.
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Super LuckSuper Luck: This Pokemon's critical hit ratio is raised by 1 stage.
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Big PecksBig Pecks: Prevents other Pokemon from lowering this Pokemon's Defense stat stage.


Evolutions / Family:
Pidove
Tranquill
Unfezant

Weakness Chart for Normal/Flying-type:
Bug
Dark
Dragon
Electric
Fairy
Fighting
Fire
Flying
Ghost
0.5x
  
  
2x
  
  
  
  
0x
Grass
Ground
Ice
Normal
Poison
Psychic
Rock
Steel
Water
0.5x
0x
2x
  
  
  
2x
  
  
¼x
½x
2x
4x


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Movesets for Singles


What is a good competitive moveset for Unfezant? 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.


Unfezant is a marvelous Normal and Flying-typed Pokemon. Unfezant are common Pokemon to see in the SS metagame. Unfezant is weak to Electric, Ice, and Rock-typed attacks.


Species: Unfezant
Item: Life Orb / Focus Sash
Ability: Big Pecks
Nature: Adamant (+Atk, -SpA)
Nature: Jolly (+Spe, -SpA)
EVs: 252 Atk / 4 SpD / 252 Spe
Moveset:
- Brave Bird / Sky Attack
- Facade / Giga Impact
- U-turn
- Night Slash

Physical Sweeper Unfezant (Big Pecks)

Unfezant is a remarkable Physical Sweeper. It is primarily designed to take down the opponent's team with brute physical power. Focus Sash helps protect Unfezant from being one-shotted and allowing it to atleast use a crucial move when brought out. Life Orb boosts the power of Unfezant's damaging moves by 1.3x but it then loses 1/10 its max HP immediately after the attack. With Big Pecks, prevents other pokemon from lowering Unfezant's defense stat stage. Facade's damage doubles when the user has a status affliction.

Brave Bird is a physical STAB-boosted 120-base power Flying-type move (has 33% recoil).
Sky Attack is a physical STAB-boosted 140-base power Flying-type move (charges, then hits turn 2. 30% flinch. high crit).
Facade is a physical STAB-boosted 70-base power Normal-type move (power doubles if Unfezant is burn/poison/paralyzed).
Giga Impact is a physical STAB-boosted 150-base power Normal-type move (Unfezant cannot move next turn).
U-turn is a physical 70-base power Bug-type move (Unfezant switches out after damaging the target).
Night Slash is a physical 70-base power Dark-type move (high critical hit ratio).




Species: Unfezant
Item: Scope Lens
Ability: Super Luck
Nature: Bashful
EVs: 80 Hp / 108 Atk / 68 Def / 84 SpA / 60 SpD / 100 Spe
Moveset:
- Roost
- Air Cutter
- Swagger
- Detect

Unfezant Mixed Tank (Unfazed By Power)

Unfezant is a remarkable Mixed Tank. Scope Lens/Razor Claw increases Unfezant critical hit ratio by 1 stage and combined with Unfezant's Super Luck ability will double these chances even further. With Super Luck, Unfezant's critical hit ratio is raised by 1 stage. Another Troll. Use Swagger to confuse and boost opponent's Attack. Use Detect to negate attacks. Use Swagger + Detect Repeatedly to prolong your opponents agony. Use Roost in case hit by an attack for survival. Use Air cutter + Super Luck (Ability)+ Scope Lens(Held Item) = Critical Hit maximum accuracy.

Roost is a status move (heals 50% hp. flying-type removed until turn ends).
Air Cutter is a special STAB-boosted 60-base power Flying-type move (high critical hit ratio. hits adjacent foes).
Swagger is a status move (raises the target's attack by 2 stages and confuses it).
Detect is a status move (prevents moves from affecting your Unfezant this turn).



Movesets for Doubles


What is a good doubles moveset for Unfezant? 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.


Species: Unfezant
Item: Life Orb / Focus Sash
Ability: Big Pecks
Nature: Adamant (+Atk, -SpA)
Nature: Jolly (+Spe, -SpA)
EVs: 252 Atk / 4 SpD / 252 Spe
Moveset:
- Brave Bird / Sky Attack
- Facade / Giga Impact
- U-turn
- Night Slash

Doubles Physical Sweeper Unfezant (Big Pecks)

Unfezant is a pretty decent Physical Sweeper. The purpose of this moveset is to take down the opponent's team with brute physical power. Focus Sash helps protect Unfezant from being one-shotted and allowing it to atleast use a crucial move when brought out. Life Orb boosts the power of Unfezant's damaging moves by 1.3x but it then loses 1/10 its max HP immediately after the attack. With Big Pecks, prevents other pokemon from lowering Unfezant's defense stat stage. Facade's damage doubles when the user has a status affliction.

Brave Bird is a physical STAB-boosted 120-base power Flying-type move (has 33% recoil).
Sky Attack is a physical STAB-boosted 140-base power Flying-type move (charges, then hits turn 2. 30% flinch. high crit).
Facade is a physical STAB-boosted 70-base power Normal-type move (power doubles if Unfezant is burn/poison/paralyzed).
Giga Impact is a physical STAB-boosted 150-base power Normal-type move (Unfezant cannot move next turn).
U-turn is a physical 70-base power Bug-type move (Unfezant switches out after damaging the target).
Night Slash is a physical 70-base power Dark-type move (high critical hit ratio).



Movepool


Wondering what moves can Unfezant 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
Air Cutter
60
95%
25
High critical hit ratio. Hits adjacent foes.
Air Slash
75
95%
15
30% chance to flinch the target.
Gust
40
100%
35
Power doubles during Bounce, Fly, and Sky Drop.
Heat Wave
95
90%
10
10% chance to burn the foe(s).
Hurricane
110
70%
10
30% chance to confuse target. Can't miss in rain.
Hyper Beam
150
90%
5
User cannot move next turn.
Round
60
100%
15
Power doubles if others used Round this turn.
Snore
50
100%
15
User must be asleep. 30% chance to flinch target.
Swift
60
--
20
This move does not check accuracy. Hits foes.
Uproar
90
100%
10
Lasts 3 turns. Active Pokemon cannot fall asleep.
Brave Bird
120
100%
15
Has 33% recoil.
Facade
70
100%
20
Power doubles if user is burn/poison/paralyzed.
Fly
90
95%
15
Flies up on first turn, then strikes the next turn.
Giga Impact
150
90%
5
User cannot move next turn.
Night Slash
70
100%
15
High critical hit ratio.
Quick Attack
40
100%
30
Usually goes first.
Sky Attack
140
90%
5
Charges, then hits turn 2. 30% flinch. High crit.
Steel Wing
70
90%
25
10% chance to raise the user's Defense by 1.
U-turn
70
100%
20
User switches out after damaging the target.
Agility
--
--
30
Raises the user's Speed by 2.
Attract
--
100%
15
A target of the opposite gender gets infatuated.
Defog
--
--
15
-1 evasion; clears user and target side's hazards.
Detect
--
--
5
Prevents moves from affecting the user this turn.
Endure
--
--
10
User survives attacks this turn with at least 1 HP.
Feather Dance
--
100%
15
Lowers the target's Attack by 2.
Focus Energy
--
--
30
Raises the user's critical hit ratio by 2.
Growl
--
100%
40
Lowers the foe(s) Attack by 1.
Hypnosis
--
60%
20
Causes the target to fall asleep.
Leer
--
100%
30
Lowers the foe(s) Defense by 1.
Morning Sun
--
--
5
Heals the user by a weather-dependent amount.
Protect
--
--
10
Prevents moves from affecting the user this turn.
Rain Dance
--
--
5
For 5 turns, heavy rain powers Water moves.
Rest
--
--
10
User sleeps 2 turns and restores HP and status.
Roost
--
--
10
Heals 50% HP. Flying-type removed 'til turn ends.
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.
Sunny Day
--
--
5
For 5 turns, intense sunlight powers Fire moves.
Swagger
--
85%
15
Raises the target's Attack by 2 and confuses it.
Tailwind
--
--
15
For 4 turns, allies' Speed is doubled.
Taunt
--
100%
20
Target can't use status moves its next 3 turns.
Wish
--
--
10
Next turn, 50% of the user's max HP is restored.
Work Up
--
--
30
Raises the user's Attack and Sp. Atk by 1.

Combo List


These are a list of several common move combinations Unfezant 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 Unfezant

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