Competitive Information for Yanma [Sword/Shield]

Competitive Pokemon Sword/Shield Movesets and Strategies for Yanma yanma
Base Stats for Yanma

Bug / Flying

Abilities:
Compound EyesCompound Eyes: This Pokemon's moves have their accuracy multiplied by 1.3.
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Speed BoostSpeed Boost: This Pokemon's Speed is raised 1 stage at the end of each full turn on the field.
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FriskFrisk: On switch-in, this Pokemon identifies the held items of all opposing Pokemon.


Evolutions / Family:
Yanma
Yanmega

Weakness Chart for Bug/Flying-type:
Bug
Dark
Dragon
Electric
Fairy
Fighting
Fire
Flying
Ghost
0.5x
  
  
2x
  
0.25x
2x
2x
  
Grass
Ground
Ice
Normal
Poison
Psychic
Rock
Steel
Water
0.25x
0x
2x
  
  
  
4x
  
  
¼x
½x
2x
4x

Optimize Yanma's EVs for Sword/Shield

Movesets for Singles


What is a good competitive moveset for Yanma? 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.


Yanma is a phenomenal Bug and Flying-typed Pokemon. Yanma is not a Pokemon anyone usually expects sees on the battlefield. Yanma is weak to Electric, Fire, Flying, Ice, and Rock-typed attacks.




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


Yanmega


Movesets for Doubles


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


Yanmega


Movepool


Wondering what moves can Yanma 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 Yanma 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 Yanma

Related Videos


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