Competitive Information for Mamoswine [X/Y]

Competitive Pokemon X/Y Movesets and Strategies for Mamoswine mamoswine
Base Stats for Mamoswine

Ice / Ground

Abilities:
Thick FatThick Fat: Fire/Ice-type moves against this Pokemon deal damage with a halved attacking stat.
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ObliviousOblivious: This Pokemon cannot be infatuated or taunted.
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Snow CloakSnow Cloak: If Hail is active, this Pokemon's evasiveness is 1.25x; immunity to Hail.


Evolutions / Family:
Swinub
Piloswine
Mamoswine

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

Movesets for Singles


What is a good competitive moveset for Mamoswine? These builds have been optimized for Pokemon competing in X/Y 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 X/Y generation metagame.


Mamoswine is a spectacular Ice and Ground-typed Pokemon. It's a pretty usual sight to see Mamoswine out in the 6th generation battlefield. Mamoswine is weak to Fighting, Fire, Grass, Steel, and Water-typed attacks.


Species: Mamoswine
Item: Life Orb / Soft Sand
Ability: Oblivious
Nature: Adamant (+Atk, -SpA)
EVs: 252 Atk / 4 SpD / 252 Spe
Moveset:
- Earthquake / Bulldoze
- Rock Slide / Double-Edge
- Superpower
- Icicle Crash / Ice Fang

Physical Sweeper Mamoswine (Oblivious)

Mamoswine is a decent Physical Sweeper. It's designed to take down the opponent's team with brute physical power. White Herb will reset Mamoswine's negative stat changes once (specifically for when it uses Superpower). Focus Sash helps protect Mamoswine from being one-shotted and allowing it to atleast use a crucial move when brought out. Life Orb boosts the power of Mamoswine's damaging moves by 1.3x but it then loses 1/10 its max HP immediately after the attack. With Oblivious, Mamoswine cannot be infatuated or taunted. Rock Slide was added to provide additional threat coverage.

Earthquake is a physical STAB-boosted 100-base power Ground-type move (hits adjacent pokemon).
Bulldoze is a physical STAB-boosted 60-base power Ground-type move (100% chance lower adjacent pkmn speed by 1 stage).
Rock Slide is a physical 75-base power Rock-type move (30% chance to flinch the foes).
Double-Edge is a physical 120-base power Normal-type move (has 33% recoil).
Superpower is a physical 120-base power Fighting-type move (lowers your Mamoswine's attack and defense by 1 stage).
Icicle Crash is a physical STAB-boosted 85-base power Ice-type move (30% chance to flinch the target).
Ice Fang is a physical STAB-boosted 65-base power Ice-type move (10% chance to freeze. 10% chance to flinch).



Species: Mamoswine
Item: Focus Sash
Ability: Thick Fat
Nature: Adamant (+Atk, -SpA)
EVs: 252 Atk / 4 Def / 252 Spe
Moveset:
- Stealth Rock
- Ice Shard
- Superpower
- Earthquake

Mamoswine Physical Sweeper (Dragon Revenge Killer)

Mamoswine is a decent Physical Sweeper. This moveset is designed to take down the opponent's team with brute physical power. Focus Sash helps protect Mamoswine from being one-shotted and allowing it to atleast use a crucial move when brought out. With Thick Fat, fire/ice-type moves against Mamoswine deal damage with a halved attacking stat.

Stealth Rock is a status move (hurts foes on switch-in. factors rock weakness).
Ice Shard is a physical STAB-boosted priority-increased 40-base power Ice-type move (usually goes first).
Superpower is a physical 120-base power Fighting-type move (lowers your Mamoswine's attack and defense by 1 stage).
Earthquake is a physical STAB-boosted 100-base power Ground-type move (hits adjacent pokemon).



Species: Mamoswine
Item: Life Orb
Ability: Thick Fat
Nature: Adamant (+Atk, -SpA)
EVs: 252 Atk / 4 Def / 252 Spe
Moveset:
- Icicle Crash
- Ice Shard
- Superpower
- Earthquake

Mamoswine Physical Sweeper (Mastodon)

Mamoswine is an outstanding Physical Sweeper. It's primary goal is to take down the opponent's team with brute physical power. Life Orb boosts the power of Mamoswine's damaging moves by 1.3x but it then loses 1/10 its max HP immediately after the attack. With Thick Fat, fire/ice-type moves against Mamoswine deal damage with a halved attacking stat.

Icicle Crash is a physical STAB-boosted 85-base power Ice-type move (30% chance to flinch the target).
Ice Shard is a physical STAB-boosted priority-increased 40-base power Ice-type move (usually goes first).
Superpower is a physical 120-base power Fighting-type move (lowers your Mamoswine's attack and defense by 1 stage).
Earthquake is a physical STAB-boosted 100-base power Ground-type move (hits adjacent pokemon).



Species: Mamoswine
Item: Life Orb
Ability: Thick Fat
Nature: Naughty (+Atk, -SpD)
EVs: 252 Atk / 252 Spe
Moveset:
- Bulldoze / Avalanche
- Superpower
- Hail
- Earthquake

Mamoswine Physical Sweeper (Swine Flu)

Mamoswine is a decent Physical Sweeper. It's goal is to take down the opponent's team with brute physical power. Life Orb boosts the power of Mamoswine's damaging moves by 1.3x but it then loses 1/10 its max HP immediately after the attack. With Thick Fat, fire/ice-type moves against Mamoswine deal damage with a halved attacking stat.

Bulldoze is a physical STAB-boosted 60-base power Ground-type move (100% chance lower adjacent pkmn speed by 1 stage).
Avalanche is a physical STAB-boosted 60-base power Ice-type move (power doubles if Mamoswine is damaged by the target).
Superpower is a physical 120-base power Fighting-type move (lowers your Mamoswine's attack and defense by 1 stage).
Hail is a status move (for 5 turns, hail crashes down).
Earthquake is a physical STAB-boosted 100-base power Ground-type move (hits adjacent pokemon).



Species: Mamoswine
Item: Leftovers
Ability: Oblivious
Nature: Adamant (+Atk, -SpA)
EVs: 252 Hp / 252 SpD / 4 Spe
Moveset:
- Icicle Crash
- Stone Edge
- Icicle Spear
- Earthquake

Mamoswine Special Wall (Mamoswine Flu)

Mamoswine is an awesome Special Wall. This moveset is designed to take a large amount of hits from special attacks while dealing some decent damage. Leftovers are always a great recovery option to ensure Mamoswine last longer regaining it's it's health every turn. With Oblivious, Mamoswine cannot be infatuated or taunted.

Icicle Crash is a physical STAB-boosted 85-base power Ice-type move (30% chance to flinch the target).
Stone Edge is a physical 100-base power Rock-type move (high critical hit ratio).
Icicle Spear is a physical STAB-boosted 25-base power Ice-type move (hits 2-5 times in one turn).
Earthquake is a physical STAB-boosted 100-base power Ground-type move (hits adjacent pokemon).


Movesets for Doubles


What is a good doubles moveset for Mamoswine? These builds have been optimized for X/Y 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 X/Y generation metagame.


Species: Mamoswine
Item: Life Orb / Soft Sand
Ability: Oblivious
Nature: Adamant (+Atk, -SpA)
EVs: 252 Atk / 4 SpD / 252 Spe
Moveset:
- Earthquake / Bulldoze
- Rock Slide
- Icicle Crash / Double-Edge
- Superpower

Doubles Physical Sweeper Mamoswine (Oblivious)

Mamoswine is a spectacular Physical Sweeper. It's purpose is to take down the opponent's team with brute physical power. White Herb will reset Mamoswine's negative stat changes once (specifically for when it uses Superpower). Focus Sash helps protect Mamoswine from being one-shotted and allowing it to atleast use a crucial move when brought out. Life Orb boosts the power of Mamoswine's damaging moves by 1.3x but it then loses 1/10 its max HP immediately after the attack. With Oblivious, Mamoswine cannot be infatuated or taunted. Icicle Crash was added to provide additional threat coverage.

Earthquake is a physical STAB-boosted 100-base power Ground-type move (hits adjacent pokemon).
Bulldoze is a physical STAB-boosted 60-base power Ground-type move (100% chance lower adjacent pkmn speed by 1 stage).
Rock Slide is a physical 75-base power Rock-type move (30% chance to flinch the foes).
Icicle Crash is a physical STAB-boosted 85-base power Ice-type move (30% chance to flinch the target).
Double-Edge is a physical 120-base power Normal-type move (has 33% recoil).
Superpower is a physical 120-base power Fighting-type move (lowers your Mamoswine's attack and defense by 1 stage).


Movepool


Wondering what moves can Mamoswine 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
Ancient Power
60
100%
5
10% chance to raise all stats by 1 (not acc/eva).
Blizzard
110
70%
5
10% chance to freeze foe(s). Can't miss in hail.
Earth Power
90
100%
10
10% chance to lower the target's Sp. Def by 1.
Freeze-Dry
70
100%
20
10% chance to freeze. Super effective on Water.
Hyper Beam
150
90%
5
User cannot move next turn.
Ice Beam
90
100%
10
10% chance to freeze the target.
Icy Wind
55
95%
15
100% chance to lower the foe(s) Speed by 1.
Mud Bomb
65
85%
10
30% chance to lower the target's accuracy by 1.
Mud Shot
55
95%
15
100% chance to lower the target's Speed by 1.
Mud-Slap
20
100%
10
100% chance to lower the target's accuracy by 1.
Powder Snow
40
100%
25
10% chance to freeze the foe(s).
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.
Avalanche
60
100%
10
Power doubles if user is damaged by the target.
Bite
60
100%
25
30% chance to flinch the target.
Body Slam
85
100%
15
30% chance to paralyze the target.
Bulldoze
60
100%
20
100% chance lower adjacent Pkmn Speed by 1.
Dig
80
100%
10
Digs underground turn 1, strikes turn 2.
Double Hit
35
90%
10
Hits 2 times in one turn.
Double-Edge
120
100%
15
Has 33% recoil.
Earthquake
100
100%
10
Hits adjacent Pokemon. Double damage on Dig.
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.
Fissure
--
30%
5
OHKOs the target. Fails if user is a lower level.
Flail
--
100%
15
More power the less HP the user has left.
Frustration
--
100%
20
Max 102 power at minimum Happiness.
Fury Attack
15
85%
20
Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
Fury Cutter
40
95%
20
Power doubles with each hit, up to 160.
Giga Impact
150
90%
5
User cannot move next turn.
Headbutt
70
100%
15
30% chance to flinch the target.
Horn Attack
65
100%
25
No additional effect.
Ice Fang
65
95%
15
10% chance to freeze. 10% chance to flinch.
Ice Shard
40
100%
30
Usually goes first.
Icicle Crash
85
90%
10
30% chance to flinch the target.
Icicle Spear
25
100%
30
Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
Iron Head
80
100%
15
30% chance to flinch the target.
Knock Off
65
100%
20
1.5x damage if foe holds an item. Removes item.
Natural Gift
--
100%
15
Power and type depends on the user's Berry.
Peck
35
100%
35
No additional effect.
Return
--
100%
20
Max 102 power at maximum Happiness.
Rock Climb
90
85%
20
20% chance to confuse the target.
Rock Slide
75
90%
10
30% chance to flinch the foe(s).
Rock Smash
40
100%
15
50% chance to lower the target's Defense by 1.
Rock Tomb
60
95%
15
100% chance to lower the target's Speed by 1.
Secret Power
70
100%
20
Effect varies with terrain. (30% paralysis chance)
Stone Edge
100
80%
5
High critical hit ratio.
Strength
80
100%
15
No additional effect.
Superpower
120
100%
5
Lowers the user's Attack and Defense by 1.
Tackle
50
100%
35
No additional effect.
Take Down
90
85%
20
Has 1/4 recoil.
Thrash
120
100%
10
Lasts 2-3 turns. Confuses the user afterwards.
Amnesia
--
--
20
Raises the user's Sp. Def by 2.
Attract
--
100%
15
A target of the opposite gender gets infatuated.
Block
--
--
5
Prevents the target from switching out.
Captivate
--
100%
20
Lowers the foe(s) Sp. Atk by 2 if opposite gender.
Charm
--
100%
20
Lowers the target's Attack by 2.
Confide
--
--
20
Lowers the target's Sp. Atk by 1.
Curse
--
--
10
Curses if Ghost, else -1 Spe, +1 Atk, +1 Def.
Defense Curl
--
--
40
Raises the user's Defense by 1.
Double Team
--
--
15
Raises the user's evasiveness by 1.
Endure
--
--
10
User survives attacks this turn with at least 1 HP.
Hail
--
--
10
For 5 turns, hail crashes down.
Light Screen
--
--
30
For 5 turns, special damage to allies is halved.
Mimic
--
--
10
The last move the target used replaces this one.
Mist
--
--
30
For 5 turns, protects user's party from stat drops.
Mud Sport
--
--
15
For 5 turns, Electric-type attacks have 1/3 power.
Odor Sleuth
--
--
40
Fighting, Normal hit Ghost. Evasiveness ignored.
Protect
--
--
10
Prevents moves from affecting the user this turn.
Rain Dance
--
--
5
For 5 turns, heavy rain powers Water moves.
Reflect
--
--
20
For 5 turns, physical damage to allies is halved.
Rest
--
--
10
User sleeps 2 turns and restores HP and status.
Roar
--
--
20
Forces the target to switch to a random ally.
Sandstorm
--
--
10
For 5 turns, a sandstorm rages.
Scary Face
--
100%
10
Lowers the target's Speed by 2.
Sleep Talk
--
--
10
User must be asleep. Uses another known move.
Stealth Rock
--
--
20
Hurts foes on switch-in. Factors Rock weakness.
Substitute
--
--
10
User takes 1/4 its max HP to put in a substitute.
Swagger
--
90%
15
Raises the target's Attack by 2 and confuses it.
Toxic
--
90%
10
Badly poisons the target. Poison types can't miss.

Combo List


These are a list of several common move combinations Mamoswine can perform in X/Y. 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 XY Move and Ability Combos for Mamoswine

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