This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles. Nasty Plot This Pokémon is said to live for a thousand years.". Grass-types such as Virizion, Shaymin, and Roserade synergize well with Ninetales due to their ability to deal with Water- and Rock-types like Mega Blastoise, Milotic, and Diancie, with the former also … Suggested Nature: Calm (+SDef, -Atk). This move combination has the highest total … Do you not like him and therefore down play him? Energy Ball: Coverage on rock, ground and waters, Ninetales @ Wide Lens everyone else is hit either super-effectively or neutrally by ground though :P Latios is only good for so long. Modest Nature All images and names owned and trademarked by Gamefreak, Nintendo, The Pokémon Company, and Niantic are property of their respective owners. Other than opposing weather, Dragon-types are the best way to defeat Ninetales. Flamethrower- stab, great power in sunlight Flamethrower (STAB) Okay...so 66 acc. Trait: Drought Protect protects you from Surf and earthquake from teammates and opposing attacks. What do you think latios is there for duh. Will you stop being a dick about what other people do? He wants to take you down with Surf, and you Grudge him. Overheat -Nasty Plot SolarBeam: Coverage on waters, rocks and grounds and full power in sun With Calm Mind it can get some nice set up going on behind that sub. There goes Alexjogos1999 putting it on his rotation, lmao. The best moves for Ninetales are Fire Spin and Overheat when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. - Heat Wave hope I helped. Should I use Houndoom or Ninetales for competitive play. Real simple. Atk. By the way, Energy Ball/Soalrbeam will cover the Ground weakness as well. Nature Modest (+SpA -Att) EVs: 4 HP / 248 Def / 160 SAtk / 48 SDef / 48 Spd. Best moveset for Ninetales - Alola Form. That's funny. DarkTyphlosion, Hypnosis is way to risky, bud. Suggested Ability: Drought (Replacing Air Balloon with Heat Rock is mainly because Ninetales' speed is pretty decent and an Air Balloon is only useful against like Earthquake or other ground moves, and most ground types are pretty slow. Drought Solarbeam Is good with Drought, Nasty Plot Is very nice boosting move. -Solarbeam Suggested Item: Wide Lens Some detail, including the intended game mode for your set, is also appreciated. Movesets for any of its pre-evolutions can also be shared on this thread. Wide Lens makes Hypnosis hit with 77% accuracy. Trait: Drought Will-O-Wisp: Burns foe and lowers their attack Solarbeam. I would give him Solar Beam instead of energy ball and a Heat Rock instead of an Air Balloon. If you know your opponent has weather different from Sun on their team, just switch out ASAP so you can bring out your other weather team counters and bring out Ninetales later in the hope of taking control of the game after defeating their instant weather. This makes you hard to take out on the Special side and allows you to do good damage. However, Ninetales is troubled by common special walls in PU, particularly Your Special Attack still isn't going to be that high, but STAB and Sun boosted Fire Blast is going to do some damage, as is your high base power Solarbeam. Gonna give credit to: Jona and Blob, who worked with me on this team so long ago, and with whom, we created this boss set. Nasty Plot Will-O-Wisp EVs: 252 Sp.Atk, 252 Speed, 4 Def EVs: 104 HP / 212 SAtk / 192 Spd Timid Nature (+Spd, -Atk) Sweeper: Garchomp is similar; Yache Berry variants can take even Hidden Power Ice. I do rely on help from teammates to take down opposing Heatrans and SDef TTars, but most teams rely on help from teammates. Okay, Most everyone uses Drought Ninetails. Then, you have the STAB Fire Blast and the Cover Move SolarBeam! Kyurem-B can take anything Ninetales has other than a burn and blast it to pieces. EVs provide some bulk and some allowance for Subbing. Solo, he takes out Blastoise with no problem 9/10...how does Ninetails built the right way suck? You'll want to start off using Hypnosis, this way you can set up a Calm Mind or two. When your HP is in the 1/4 the Salac Berry will activate and your Speed will raise... Latios and Latias also wall and can KO Ninetales. (If you have like a Ferrothorn or something Flash Fire is definitely worth taking a look at.). Nasty Plot (GOODBYE, MY FOES) Help with my moveset/Ivs/Nature for Ninetales? Offense. Additionally, the burn wears high def foes down and eliminates focus sash/endure strategies, [email protected] leftovers Pokémon is Copyright Gamefreak, Nintendo and The Pokémon Company 2001-2020. Energy Ball hates on all of it's weaknesses. Copyright © 2016 - 2020 All Rights Reserved. Hypnosis causes sleep, and also benefits from the Wide lens. Be sure to include full set details in your post, e.g. Good stategy though. Yeah, he sucks. The 5 strongest Pokémon you can use to beat Ninetales (Alola Form) are: These moves are calculated using type advantages / disadvantages, and including STAB. I get my sub up, and begin Calming my Mind. It is vulnerable to Ground, Rock and Water moves. attack. My Ninetales is pretty awesome, but it works better if you lead with a Poke that has some type of entry hazard. Solarbeam is pretty common to cover all of its weaknesses in a single move. - Dark Pulse/HP Dragon. Fire Blast Faint attack is cool coverage, all he really has for special without Hypno Dreameater. Now you have a free turn to use something like a Charizard that favors setting up while he switches out. Ninetales doesn't need two fire moves. Ninetales's strongest moveset is Fire Spin & Overheat and it has a Max CP of 2,279. Solarbeam, ALSO: EV Train Him In Defenses So He Can Set This UP:). -payback cause if your Pokemon have taken some damage this attack's power will be doubled My favorite-STRUGGLE! Solarbeam will hit for 240 if it hits a Water, Ground, or Rock Pokemon. Modest, Fire Blast: STAB, Big power, accuracy boost from wide lens and powered in sun The best moves for Ninetales are Fire Spin and Overheat when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. Moves: Ability:Drought Btw Blob, Jona, the team is insanely ground weak :P, Ninetales @ Life Orb "Ninetales casts a sinister light from its bright red eyes to gain total control over its foe's mind. Speed and spatk ev's, Solarbeam- 1 turn, covers all weaknesses Heat Wave is STAB and hits multiple Pokemon. I thought I'd give you the heads up. EVs: 56 HP / 72 SAtk / 252 SDef / 128 Spd. Well he can suck up the ground attacks at least. View strategies and more for Ninetales on the Smogon Strategy Pokedex.