466 Electivire

Performance

Status

  • Ranking Score:
    77.2
  • Main moves:
    Thunder Shock, Ice Punch, Wild Charge
  • Type
    ELECTRIC
  • Level:
    17-19.5
  • Rank:
    Lvl 18 1/15/15CP 1499
  • Buddy Distance:
    5km
  • Charged Move Cost:
    75,000 Stardust
  • Attack:
    143.9
  • Defense:
    98
  • Stamina:
    110
  • Overall:
    1553

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Traits

Moves

Properties

Registeel has the following traits and playstyles:
  • + Spammy
    Reaches Charged Moves quickly.
  • + Flexible
    Can hit a wide variety of types.
  • + Shield Pressure
    Pressures opponents to shield its strong or rapid attacks.
  • - Glass Cannon
    Hits hard but struggles to take hits. Depends on shields.
  • - Technical
    Uses complex moves that may have a high learning curve.
  • - Inconsistent
    May depend on baits and performs inconsistently.
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 Thunder Shock 4.5 1.8 2 Fast Charge
2 Fast Low Kick 2.5 2 2 Low Quality
3 Charged Wild Charge 100% chance -2 Def self 45 120 2.67 5 - 5 - 5 Self-Debuff
4 Charged Ice Punch 40 55 1.38 5 - 4 - 5 Coverage Spam/Bait
5 Charged Thunder Punch 40 66 1.65 5 - 4 - 5 Spam/Bait
6 Charged Flamethrower* 55 90 1.64 7 - 6 - 6 High Energy Coverage
7 Charged Thunder 60 120 2 7 - 7 - 6 High Energy
Weaknesses
ground
x1.6
Resistances
steel
x0.625
flying
x0.625
electric
x0.625

Character Introduction

Summary

Electivire is an Electric Pokémon which evolves from Electabuzz. It is vulnerable to Ground moves. Electivire's strongest moveset is Thunder Shock & Wild Charge and it has a Max CP of 3,079.

About

"A single Electivire can provide enough electricity for all the buildings in a big city for a year."

Suggested Teammates
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PVP Mode Explanatory Notes

PvP Moveset Explanation
Thunder Shock + Wild Charge and Thunder Punch or Ice Punch

Thunder Shock is the superior fast move of choice, featuring very fast energy generation but poor damage output. Low Kick is a pretty bad move unfortunately. 

Wild Charge is the main charge move for Electivire, which can possibly deal huge STAB damage if unshielded. Either Thunder Punch or Ice Punch are chosen for their lower energy cost, which lets them bait shields. The former benefits from STAB, while the latter offers wide coverage, including against Electivire's weakness to Ground-type foes. Flamethrower is a move limited to Community Day events and Elite TMs, but not as desirable due to its higher energy cost and somewhat irrelevant coverage. 

PvP Rating Explanation
Great League: 1.5 / 5

Electivire is a risky Pokemon for Great League, with a high offensive stat distribution, and a powerful moveset. As an Electric-type, Electivire competes among many other Electric-types in this league for a roster slot, and find it difficult to stand out among the crowd. Due to rather poor durability, Electivire is often disregarded as a viable pick, losing roughly 40% of its HP to Altaria's Dragon Breath before it can even use a charge move. While its high ATK stat does make its powerful moves hurt more, the high risk of possibly fainting before dealing significant damage is often too much to ask for. Even Raichu has more bulk than Electivire in this league, which is unfortunate for the furry PvE powerhouse. 

Ultra League: 1 / 5

Electric-types generally don't have much use in Ultra League, which mostly centers around Giratina. While Ice Punch is a valuable tool against Giratina and other Dragon-types, the lack of bulk prevents Electivire from claiming wins against them. 

Master League: 3 / 5

Electivire is a difficult Pokemon to use in Master League, as its stats aren't anything spectacular compared to the numerous legendary Pokemon in this league. With a poor win rate against top meta picks, Electivire is mostly overshadowed by the much more prevalent Raikou in open Master League. However in specific formats like Premier Cup, Electivire has some room to play thanks to its powerful and wide coverage. Its bulk however, is still a concern. 

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