615 Cryogonal

Performance

Status

  • Ranking Score:
    71.3
  • Main moves:
    Ice Shard, Night Slash, Aurora Beam
  • Type
    ICE
  • Level:
    18.5-21.5
  • Rank:
    Lvl 20.5 0/14/11CP 1500
  • Buddy Distance:
    5km
  • Charged Move Cost:
    75,000 Stardust
  • Attack:
    116.4
  • Defense:
    136.2
  • Stamina:
    121
  • Overall:
    1920

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Traits

Moves

Properties

Registeel has the following traits and playstyles:
  • + Spammy
    Reaches Charged Moves quickly.
Move stats include same type and Shadow attack bonuses.
Recommended Move:
*Event or Elite TM exclusive *Unobtainable via TM
No. Move Types Move Accuracy Power Damage Average Fast MoveCount Remark
1 Fast Ice Shard 3.33 3.6 3 General
2 Fast Frost Breath 2.5 4.2 2 Heavy Damage
3 Charged Night Slash 12.5% chance +2 Atk self 35 50 1.43 4 - 3 - 4 Boost Spam/Bait
4 Charged Aurora Beam 60 96 1.6 6 - 6 - 6 High Energy
5 Charged Solar Beam 80 150 1.88 8 - 8 - 8 Coverage Nuke
6 Charged Water Pulse 60 70 1.17 6 - 6 - 6 High Energy Coverage
Weaknesses
fighting
x1.6
fire
x1.6
rock
x1.6
steel
x1.6
Resistances
ice
x0.625

Character Introduction

Summary

Cryogonal is an Ice Pokémon. It is vulnerable to Fighting, Rock, Steel and Fire moves. Cryogonal's strongest moveset is Frost Breath & Solar Beam and it has a Max CP of 2,798.

About

"They are composed of ice crystals. They capture prey with chains of ice, freezing the prey at -148 degrees Fahrenheit."

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PVP Mode Explanatory Notes

PvP Moveset Explanation
Ice Shard + Night Slash and Aurora Beam or Solar Beam or Water Pulse

Ice Shard gives both fair damage and solid energy gain, and is thus the fast move of choice. 

Night Slash (50 Power/35 Energy) gives Cryogonal an interesting niche, and some solid rapid fire Dark-type damage. All of Cryogonal's secondary charged moves are pretty mediocre, so you can take your pick. Solar Beam is massively expensive, but strong if you can land it. Aurora Beam gives extra Ice-type damage if you need it, and Water Pulse can provide some nice coverage against Rock- and Fire-types that give Cryogonal a hard time.

PvP Rating Explanation
Great League: 1 / 5

Cryogonal matches up impressively poorly against the Great League metagame, even losing matchups you'd think it would win. It requires Aurora Beam to beat Altaria, and can barely even take down Tropius despite double super effective Ice Shard damage. If you're looking for an Ice-type, Glalie and Froslass probably do it better.

Ultra League: 2 / 5

The increased prevalence of Dragon-types in Ultra League help Cryogonal out a bit, but not much. It can consistently beat things like Dragonite and Flygon, and actually manages to take out Dialga in the 1-shield matchup. However, a poor matchup against both Giratina-Altered and Fighting-types leave this snowflake not feeling too special.

Master League: 0 / 5

It beats Groudon with shields up, which is...something? Rough losses to most of the common Master League Pokémon prevent Cryogonal from being a particularly useful or interesting pick. As such, it's probably better to look to another Ice-type, if you choose to run one.

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