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This is a strategy guide for using Flygon in competitive play for the games Pokemon Sword and Shield. Read on for tips on the best Nature, EV spreads, Movesets, and Held Items to use with Flygon, as well as its strengths and weak points.

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Basic Information for Flygon

Types and Abilities

Pokemon Type 1 Type 2
Ground Type Dragon Type
Levitate Gives immunity to Ground type moves.

Base Stats

HP Attack Defense Sp. Atk Sp. Def Speed
80 100 80 80 80 100

Best Nature for Flygon

Best Natures
Jolly (+Spd, -SpAtk) Timid (+Spd, -Atk)

What are Natures?

Strategies for Flygon

Physical Attacker Moveset & Best Build

Nature Jolly (+Spd, -SpAtk)
EV Spread HP 4 / Atk. 252 / Spd. 252
Final Stat Values HP 156 / Atk. 152 / Def. 100 / Sp.Atk. 90 / Sp.Def. 100 / Spd. 167
Ability Levitate
Held Item Choice Scarf
Focus Band
Moveset Earthquake

Alternate Move Choices

Thunder Punch
Stone Edge
Fire Blast

Physical Attacker Moveset & Best Build

Nature Timid (+Spd, -Atk)
EV Spread HP 4 / Sp.Atk. 252 / Spd. 252
Final Stat Values HP 156 / Atk. 108 / Def. 100 / Sp.Atk. 132 / Sp.Def. 100 / Spd. 167
Ability Levitate
Held Item Choice Scarf
Moveset Draco Meteor
Fire Blast
Earth Power

Alternate Move Choices

Heat Wave
Air Slash

How to Use Flygon Effectively

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Counters for Flygon

Wall it with a Physical defender

Best Pokemon to Use

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Moveset & Best Build for Quagsire

Aim for a knockout with an Ice-type attack

Best Pokemon to Use

Pokemon Description
Cloyster ImageCloyster Ranking: ★★★★★
Moveset & Best Build for Cloyster
Mamoswine ImageMamoswine Ranking: ★★★★
Moveset & Best Build for Mamoswine
Milotic ImageMilotic Ranking: ★★★

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