Competitive Information for Voltorb [Sword/Shield]

Competitive Pokemon Sword/Shield Movesets and Strategies for Voltorb voltorb
Base Stats for Voltorb

Electric

Abilities:
StaticStatic: 30% chance a Pokemon making contact with this Pokemon will be paralyzed.
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SoundproofSoundproof: This Pokemon is immune to sound-based moves, including Heal Bell.
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AftermathAftermath: If this Pokemon is KOed with a contact move, that move's user loses 1/4 its max HP.


Evolutions / Family:
Voltorb
Electrode

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

Optimize Voltorb's EVs for Sword/Shield

Movesets for Singles


What is a good competitive moveset for Voltorb? 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.


Voltorb is a fabulous Electric-typed Pokemon. Voltorb is not a Pokemon anyone usually expects sees on the battlefield. Voltorb's only type-related weakness is Ground.




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


Electrode


Movesets for Doubles


What is a good doubles moveset for Voltorb? 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 Voltorb yet... perhaps try it's evolutions?


Electrode


Movepool


Wondering what moves can Voltorb 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 Voltorb 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 Voltorb

Related Videos


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Hooh
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