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Typical Movesets and Commonly used Moves in November

Discussion in 'Pokémetrics' started by X-Act, Dec 14, 2008.

  1. X-Act

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    Here are this month's typical movesets:
    Also, here are the commonly used moves...

    For the Standard Ladder:

    Code:
    Earthquake 21.87%
    Thunderbolt 12.41%
    Stealth Rock 10.66%
    Stone Edge 10.62%
    Ice Beam 9.92%
    Substitute 9.2%
    Explosion 9.06%
    Surf 8.29%
    Roost 7.82%
    Swords Dance 7.54%
    Dragon Dance 6.63%
    Close Combat 6.27%
    Fire Blast 6.03%
    Flamethrower 6.01%
    Shadow Ball 5.9%
    HP-Ice 5.89%
    Waterfall 5.65%
    Bullet Punch 5.59%
    Earth Power 5.47%
    Ice Punch 5.37%
    Thunder Wave 4.85%
    Psychic 4.61%
    Crunch 4.47%
    U-turn 4.26%
    Rest 4.04%
    Rapid Spin 3.81%
    Grass Knot 3.8%
    Outrage 3.78%
    Pursuit 3.77%
    Baton Pass 3.57%
    Recover 3.48%
    Air Slash 3.47%
    Brick Break 3.46%
    Wish 3.45%
    Calm Mind 3.41%
    Trick 3.22%
    Thunderpunch 3.13%
    Protect 3.1%
    Toxic 3.06%
    Fire Punch 2.82%
    Taunt 2.79%
    Hypnosis 2.74%
    Leech Seed 2.65%
    X-Scissor 2.63%
    Superpower 2.59%
    Roar 2.59%
    Ice Shard 2.49%
    Heat Wave 2.42%
    Ice Fang 2.4%
    Focus Blast 2.36%
    Sleep Talk 2.34%
    Will-o-wisp 2.19%
    Extremespeed 2.18%
    Gyro Ball 2.17%
    Softboiled 2.16%
    HP-Electric 2.12%
    Draco Meteor 1.99%
    Toxic Spikes 1.98%
    Nasty Plot 1.97%
    Meteor Mash 1.94%
    Curse 1.81%
    Spikes 1.79%
    Overheat 1.77%
    Focus Punch 1.71%
    Night Slash 1.7%
    Seismic Toss 1.67%
    HP-Grass 1.62%
    Dragon Claw 1.57%
    Seed Flare 1.54%
    Sucker Punch 1.52%
    Spore 1.5%
    Hydro Pump 1.46%
    Dark Pulse 1.46%
    Aerial Ace 1.45%
    HP-Fire 1.45%
    Megahorn 1.42%
    Dragon Pulse 1.4%
    Rain Dance 1.39%
    Agility 1.39%
    Whirlwind 1.36%
    Slack Off 1.35%
    Brave Bird 1.27%
    Aura Sphere 1.26%
    Fake Out 1.24%
    Dynamicpunch 1.2%
    Body Slam 1.09%
    Reflect 1.08%
    Discharge 1.08%
    Pain Split 1.06%
    Return 1.01%
    Energy Ball 1.0%
    Seed Bomb 0.99%
    Aromatherapy 0.97%
    Cross Chop 0.97%
    Sleep Powder 0.87%
    Tri Attack 0.85%
    Zen Headbutt 0.85%
    Rock Slide 0.83%
    Knock Off 0.8%
    Blizzard 0.79%
    Yawn 0.78%
    Shadow Sneak 0.78%
    Light Screen 0.77%
    HP-Fighting 0.77%
    Sludge Bomb 0.75%
    Leaf Storm 0.74%
    Quick Attack 0.71%
    Flare Blitz 0.67%
    Payback 0.67%
    Vacuum Wave 0.65%
    Aqua Jet 0.6%
    Bug Buzz 0.6%
    Fire Fang 0.59%
    Mach Punch 0.58%
    Destiny Bond 0.57%
    Drill Peck 0.57%
    Psycho Cut 0.56%
    Trick Room 0.53%
    Avalanche 0.53%
    Encore 0.52%
    Moonlight 0.51%
    Magnet Rise 0.48%
    Counter 0.46%
    Bulk Up 0.46%
    Belly Drum 0.42%
    HP-Ground 0.41%
    Lava Plume 0.4%
    Flash Cannon 0.39%
    Facade 0.39%
    Aqua Tail 0.38%
    Rock Polish 0.36%
    Charge Beam 0.35%
    Leaf Blade 0.33%
    Iron Head 0.33%
    Heal Bell 0.29%
    Mean Look 0.29%
    Selfdestruct 0.27%
    Confuse Ray 0.26%
    Thunder 0.26%
    Wood Hammer 0.26%
    Double-edge 0.25%
    Solarbeam 0.23%
    Poison Jab 0.23%
    Shadow Claw 0.21%
    Sunny Day 0.21%
    Double Hit 0.2%
    Signal Beam 0.18%
    Thunder Fang 0.17%
    Ingrain 0.17%
    Acid Armor 0.16%
    Hi Jump Kick 0.16%
    Endeavor 0.15%
    Power Whip 0.15%
    Blaze Kick 0.13%
    Mirror Coat 0.13%
    Eruption 0.13%
    Milk Drink 0.13%
    Haze 0.13%
    Head Smash 0.11%
    Stockpile 0.11%
    Amnesia 0.11%
    Giga Drain 0.1%
    Drain Punch 0.1%
    Magic Coat 0.09%
    Sky Uppercut 0.08%
    Stun Spore 0.08%
    Synthesis 0.07%
    Hammer Arm 0.07%
    Volt Tackle 0.07%
    Cosmic Power 0.06%
    Reversal 0.05%
    Force Palm 0.05%
    Switcheroo 0.05%
    Perish Song 0.05%
    Weather Ball 0.04%
    Iron Tail 0.04%
    Barrier 0.04%
    Spider Web 0.04%
    Hyper Beam 0.04%
    Crabhammer 0.04%
    Night Shade 0.04%
    Transform 0.03%
    Cross Poison 0.03%
    Bite 0.03%
    Extrasensory 0.03%
    Ancientpower 0.03%
    Giga Impact 0.03%
    Bonemerang 0.03%
    Lovely Kiss 0.03%
    Attract 0.03%
    Flail 0.03%
    Water Pulse 0.03%
    Steel Wing 0.03%
    Rock Blast 0.03%
    Aqua Ring 0.02%
    Metal Burst 0.02%
    Chatter 0.02%
    Iron Defense 0.02%
    Endure 0.02%
    Fake Tears 0.02%
    Acupressure 0.02%
    Gunk Shot 0.02%
    Rollout 0.02%
    HP-Dragon 0.02%
    Glare 0.01%
    Revenge 0.01%
    Hyper Voice 0.01%
    Psycho Shift 0.01%
    Brine 0.01%
    Power Trick 0.01%
    Defense Curl 0.01%
    Super Fang 0.01%
    Tailwind 0.01%
    Swagger 0.01%
    Headbutt 0.01%
    Spark 0.01%
    Water Spout 0.01%
    Wrap 0.01%
    Swift 0.01%
    Clamp 0.01%
    Bounce 0.01%
    Faint Attack 0.01%
    Morning Sun 0.01%
    Me First 0.01%
    Rock Smash 0.01%
    Flame Wheel 0.01%
    Power Gem 0.01%
    All Others <0.01%
    For the Underused Ladder:

    Code:
    Ice Beam 16.37%
    Earthquake 16.02%
    Thunderbolt 12.58%
    Stealth Rock 11.53%
    Shadow Ball 9.01%
    Substitute 8.87%
    Surf 8.56%
    Stone Edge 8.04%
    Close Combat 7.11%
    Rapid Spin 7.08%
    Swords Dance 6.78%
    Rest 6.21%
    Earth Power 6.09%
    Sucker Punch 5.76%
    Psychic 5.72%
    Mach Punch 5.66%
    Explosion 5.59%
    Energy Ball 5.34%
    Toxic 5.17%
    Thunder Wave 5.13%
    Will-o-wisp 5.1%
    Sleep Talk 4.95%
    Flamethrower 4.57%
    Sludge Bomb 4.22%
    Waterfall 4.14%
    Calm Mind 4.03%
    Taunt 4.03%
    U-turn 3.86%
    Sleep Powder 3.85%
    Nasty Plot 3.85%
    X-Scissor 3.78%
    Baton Pass 3.67%
    Protect 3.61%
    Fake Out 3.51%
    Roar 3.5%
    Softboiled 3.47%
    Wish 3.45%
    Crunch 3.41%
    Trick 3.36%
    Fire Blast 3.24%
    Return 3.16%
    Hypnosis 3.06%
    Ice Punch 3.01%
    Encore 2.97%
    Roost 2.81%
    HP-Grass 2.73%
    Facade 2.66%
    Night Slash 2.66%
    Aerial Ace 2.48%
    Leech Seed 2.42%
    Spikes 2.33%
    Reflect 2.24%
    Brick Break 2.2%
    Bullet Punch 2.18%
    Pursuit 2.16%
    Destiny Bond 2.13%
    Gyro Ball 2.04%
    HP-Fighting 2.02%
    Seismic Toss 1.95%
    Superpower 1.76%
    Leaf Storm 1.73%
    Focus Punch 1.7%
    Quick Attack 1.68%
    Dark Pulse 1.68%
    Light Screen 1.67%
    Brave Bird 1.65%
    Pain Split 1.63%
    Leaf Blade 1.59%
    Bulk Up 1.53%
    Heal Bell 1.48%
    Curse 1.47%
    Psycho Cut 1.47%
    Agility 1.46%
    Dragon Dance 1.45%
    Rain Dance 1.43%
    Poison Jab 1.38%
    Shadow Sneak 1.36%
    HP-Ice 1.34%
    Aqua Jet 1.31%
    Bug Buzz 1.27%
    Body Slam 1.26%
    Rock Slide 1.2%
    Milk Drink 1.12%
    Double-edge 1.08%
    HP-Flying 1.05%
    Shadow Claw 1.04%
    Toxic Spikes 1.02%
    Yawn 1.01%
    Recover 0.99%
    Overheat 0.98%
    Belly Drum 0.96%
    HP-Rock 0.95%
    Rock Polish 0.94%
    Vacuum Wave 0.92%
    Megahorn 0.91%
    Aromatherapy 0.89%
    Seed Bomb 0.86%
    HP-Electric 0.83%
    Focus Blast 0.83%
    Confuse Ray 0.81%
    HP-Psychic 0.8%
    Knock Off 0.8%
    Signal Beam 0.79%
    Ice Fang 0.78%
    HP-Ground 0.75%
    Charge Beam 0.74%
    Outrage 0.73%
    Extremespeed 0.67%
    Draco Meteor 0.64%
    Magnet Rise 0.6%
    Lava Plume 0.59%
    Synthesis 0.57%
    Stun Spore 0.57%
    Head Smash 0.57%
    HP-Fire 0.56%
    Hydro Pump 0.55%
    Thunderpunch 0.54%
    Blaze Kick 0.54%
    Whirlwind 0.54%
    Dragon Claw 0.53%
    Punishment 0.53%
    Bite 0.52%
    Ice Shard 0.5%
    Cross Chop 0.49%
    Cross Poison 0.49%
    Grass Knot 0.48%
    Fire Punch 0.46%
    Thunder 0.46%
    Crabhammer 0.46%
    Discharge 0.45%
    Flash Cannon 0.42%
    Lovely Kiss 0.41%
    Dragon Pulse 0.4%
    Reversal 0.4%
    Water Pulse 0.39%
    Air Slash 0.39%
    Flare Blitz 0.37%
    Counter 0.37%
    Power Gem 0.35%
    Switcheroo 0.34%
    Haze 0.31%
    Dig 0.3%
    Memento 0.3%
    Rock Smash 0.27%
    Glare 0.27%
    Ancientpower 0.24%
    Iron Head 0.24%
    Giga Drain 0.24%
    Solarbeam 0.24%
    Barrier 0.24%
    Spore 0.23%
    Fire Fang 0.23%
    Metal Burst 0.22%
    Zen Headbutt 0.22%
    Drill Peck 0.21%
    Swift 0.2%
    Flail 0.2%
    Amnesia 0.19%
    Attract 0.18%
    Bug Bite 0.17%
    Fake Tears 0.17%
    Night Shade 0.16%
    Aqua Tail 0.16%
    Hyper Voice 0.16%
    HP-Bug 0.16%
    Stockpile 0.16%
    Gunk Shot 0.14%
    Endeavor 0.14%
    Mirror Coat 0.14%
    Sunny Day 0.13%
    Faint Attack 0.13%
    Hammer Arm 0.13%
    Volt Tackle 0.13%
    Headbutt 0.13%
    Psycho Shift 0.12%
    Drain Punch 0.12%
    Water Spout 0.12%
    Endure 0.11%
    Silver Wind 0.1%
    Selfdestruct 0.1%
    Wood Hammer 0.09%
    Eruption 0.08%
    Pluck 0.08%
    Heat Wave 0.08%
    Frustration 0.08%
    Spark 0.08%
    Aqua Ring 0.08%
    Double Kick 0.07%
    Bounce 0.07%
    Super Fang 0.07%
    Avalanche 0.07%
    Me First 0.07%
    Attack Order 0.06%
    Defend Order 0.06%
    Spider Web 0.06%
    Stomp 0.06%
    Acupressure 0.06%
    Thunder Fang 0.06%
    Icicle Spear 0.06%
    Extrasensory 0.05%
    Trick Room 0.05%
    Magic Coat 0.05%
    Rock Blast 0.05%
    Power Whip 0.04%
    Iron Tail 0.04%
    Payback 0.04%
    Cosmic Power 0.04%
    Focus Energy 0.04%
    Growth 0.03%
    Screech 0.03%
    Healing Wish 0.03%
    Chatter 0.02%
    Perish Song 0.02%
    Swagger 0.02%
    Power Trick 0.02%
    Refresh 0.02%
    Defense Curl 0.02%
    Iron Defense 0.02%
    Hail 0.02%
    Low Kick 0.02%
    Tailwind 0.01%
    Dive 0.01%
    Blizzard 0.01%
    Sing 0.01%
    Sweet Kiss 0.01%
    Charm 0.01%
    Block 0.01%
    Brine 0.01%
    All Others <0.01%
    For the Uber Ladder:

    Code:
    Ice Beam 20.62%
    Thunder 19.39%
    Earthquake 18.95%
    Surf 13.57%
    Dragon Claw 11.23%
    Extremespeed 10.88%
    Stealth Rock 10.62%
    Dragon Pulse 9.01%
    Outrage 8.25%
    Calm Mind 8.2%
    Swords Dance 7.55%
    Draco Meteor 7.19%
    Rest 6.69%
    Roost 6.42%
    Taunt 6.41%
    Stone Edge 6.37%
    Dark Void 6.27%
    Spacial Rend 6.15%
    Aura Sphere 6.14%
    Water Spout 6.08%
    Fire Blast 5.99%
    Dark Pulse 5.98%
    Grass Knot 5.86%
    Dragon Dance 5.19%
    Sleep Talk 5.16%
    Pursuit 5.06%
    Explosion 4.98%
    Toxic 4.95%
    Spikes 4.6%
    U-turn 4.44%
    Reflect 4.34%
    Bullet Punch 4.23%
    Rock Polish 4.09%
    Superpower 3.79%
    Recover 3.77%
    Thunder Wave 3.57%
    Nasty Plot 3.4%
    Shadow Ball 3.33%
    Light Screen 3.27%
    Trick 3.04%
    Brick Break 3.02%
    Focus Blast 3.01%
    Substitute 3.0%
    Flamethrower 2.85%
    Fire Punch 2.73%
    Whirlwind 2.71%
    Will-o-wisp 2.65%
    Protect 2.48%
    Wish 2.35%
    Overheat 2.32%
    Aqua Tail 2.2%
    Ice Punch 2.17%
    Baton Pass 1.99%
    Rapid Spin 1.76%
    Selfdestruct 1.72%
    Crunch 1.72%
    Bulk Up 1.65%
    Hypnosis 1.61%
    Psychic 1.57%
    Seismic Toss 1.53%
    Softboiled 1.48%
    X-Scissor 1.47%
    Thunderbolt 1.36%
    Meteor Mash 1.28%
    Toxic Spikes 1.17%
    HP-Fire 1.14%
    Roar 1.05%
    Focus Punch 0.98%
    HP-Ice 0.92%
    Waterfall 0.9%
    Air Slash 0.86%
    Close Combat 0.85%
    Encore 0.85%
    Gyro Ball 0.83%
    Sacred Fire 0.83%
    Knock Off 0.78%
    Counter 0.78%
    Earth Power 0.75%
    Mirror Coat 0.74%
    Shadow Sneak 0.69%
    Hydro Pump 0.67%
    Aromatherapy 0.67%
    Leech Seed 0.66%
    Seed Flare 0.66%
    Return 0.65%
    Tail Glow 0.61%
    Sucker Punch 0.61%
    Quick Attack 0.59%
    Punishment 0.59%
    Fire Fang 0.55%
    Thunderpunch 0.54%
    Safeguard 0.51%
    Aerial Ace 0.41%
    Body Slam 0.39%
    Energy Ball 0.35%
    Shadow Force 0.34%
    Aeroblast 0.33%
    Megahorn 0.33%
    Heat Wave 0.3%
    Night Slash 0.3%
    Shadow Claw 0.3%
    Brave Bird 0.27%
    Blizzard 0.26%
    Ice Fang 0.26%
    Destiny Bond 0.24%
    Ice Shard 0.24%
    Cosmic Power 0.23%
    Curse 0.22%
    Perish Song 0.21%
    Yawn 0.2%
    Sleep Powder 0.2%
    Double-edge 0.19%
    Leaf Storm 0.19%
    Spike Cannon 0.19%
    Rain Dance 0.18%
    Aqua Jet 0.17%
    Refresh 0.17%
    Agility 0.17%
    Mach Punch 0.16%
    Solarbeam 0.16%
    Belly Drum 0.14%
    Fake Out 0.14%
    Rock Slide 0.14%
    Poison Jab 0.14%
    HP-Ground 0.13%
    HP-Fighting 0.13%
    Sludge Bomb 0.13%
    Discharge 0.13%
    Heal Bell 0.12%
    Dynamicpunch 0.11%
    Magnet Rise 0.11%
    Bug Buzz 0.11%
    Hyper Beam 0.11%
    Transform 0.11%
    Giga Impact 0.1%
    Endeavor 0.1%
    Signal Beam 0.1%
    Slack Off 0.1%
    Pain Split 0.1%
    HP-Electric 0.1%
    Healing Wish 0.1%
    Night Shade 0.1%
    Blast Burn 0.1%
    Tri Attack 0.09%
    Zen Headbutt 0.09%
    Moonlight 0.09%
    Flail 0.09%
    Confuse Ray 0.09%
    Ancientpower 0.08%
    Charm 0.08%
    Drill Peck 0.08%
    Giga Drain 0.08%
    HP-Grass 0.08%
    Spore 0.08%
    Facade 0.08%
    Payback 0.08%
    Cross Chop 0.07%
    Hammer Arm 0.07%
    Fly 0.07%
    Leaf Blade 0.07%
    Seed Bomb 0.07%
    Reversal 0.06%
    Iron Head 0.06%
    Synthesis 0.06%
    Metronome 0.06%
    Charge Beam 0.05%
    Flare Blitz 0.05%
    Volt Tackle 0.05%
    Water Pulse 0.05%
    Avalanche 0.05%
    Flash Cannon 0.05%
    Iron Tail 0.04%
    Disable 0.04%
    Bite 0.04%
    Assurance 0.04%
    Psycho Cut 0.04%
    Bullet Seed 0.04%
    Blaze Kick 0.04%
    Hydro Cannon 0.04%
    Head Smash 0.04%
    Amnesia 0.03%
    Haze 0.03%
    Eruption 0.03%
    Swagger 0.03%
    Trick Room 0.03%
    Drain Punch 0.03%
    Double Hit 0.03%
    Frenzy Plant 0.03%
    Frustration 0.02%
    Aqua Ring 0.02%
    Gunk Shot 0.02%
    Sonicboom 0.02%
    Wood Hammer 0.02%
    Barrier 0.02%
    Steel Wing 0.02%
    Headbutt 0.02%
    Secret Power 0.02%
    Bounce 0.02%
    Mean Look 0.02%
    Thief 0.02%
    Magic Coat 0.02%
    Cross Poison 0.02%
    Triple Kick 0.01%
    Pluck 0.01%
    Ember 0.01%
    Twister 0.01%
    Bubblebeam 0.01%
    Acid Armor 0.01%
    Feint 0.01%
    Sunny Day 0.01%
    Captivate 0.01%
    Thunder Fang 0.01%
    Slam 0.01%
    Ingrain 0.01%
    Tailwind 0.01%
    Iron Defense 0.01%
    Tackle 0.01%
    Brine 0.01%
    Stun Spore 0.01%
    Sky Uppercut 0.01%
    HP-Water 0.01%
    Attract 0.01%
    Cut 0.01%
    Mega Kick 0.01%
    Last Resort 0.01%
    Snore 0.01%
    Splash 0.01%
    Mimic 0.01%
    Defense Curl 0.01%
    Icy Wind 0.01%
    Endure 0.01%
    Metal Burst 0.01%
    Fire Spin 0.01%
    Vacuum Wave 0.01%
    Rock Smash 0.01%
    Faint Attack 0.01%
    All Others <0.01%
  2. flu

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    Wow thanks X-Act.
    I am surprised

    With this one.
  3. diamondfan1910

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    Look at EQ go.

    I would have thought Aromatherapy would be more common on Blissey.
  4. Wes

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    Thanks again X-Act. Notice that the first fire move is #13.
  5. Raverist

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    Holy shit...the standard Blaziken runs around 13 different moves?

    That's 9 more than the Vire on the movesets list.
  6. Donutt

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    44. PORYGONZ (Usages: 17570)

    Typical moveset:
    - Tri Attack
    - Ice Beam
    - Dark Pulse
    - Thunderbolt

    WOW, this over scarf set =S

    * Nasty Plot can replace any of the four moves listed.
  7. Legacy Raider

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    Strange, Hypnosis is still more popular than Trick...

    So much for the SubSeeder.

    Thanks a ton X-Act, these are so very helpful.

    LR.
  8. RaikouLover

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    Shaking my fucking head.
  9. Donutt

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    58. LUDICOLO (Usages: 10600)

    Typical moveset:
    - Rain Dance
    - Surf
    - Ice Beam
    - Leech Seed

    uhhhh

    * Energy Ball and Grass Knot can replace any of the four moves listed.
  10. Lightsabre

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    I was looking in the UU section and couldn't find Frosslass anywhere. did you just miss it or is frosslass BL/OU
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    You missed it.

    7. FROSLASS (Usages: 4764)

    Typical moveset:
    - Ice Beam
    - Destiny Bond
    - Spikes
    - Shadow Ball

    * Thunderbolt and Taunt can replace any of the four moves listed.
  12. Lightsabre

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    thank you. and thanks X act for this deal
  13. wildfire393

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    Some interesting Standard Metagame statistics compared to last month:

    Earthquake is still the most common move
    Stealth Rock is used about 1% more than last month
    Ice Beam fell from the third-most-used move to the fifth
    Close Combat fell in use about 1% this month
    Roost is used about 1% more, making it more common than either of the two common stat-ups (Dragon Dance and Sword Dance)
    Fire Blast rose in usage over 1%, making it more common than flamethrower this month
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    I'm kinda disappointed in this. The only way you can assuredly Pass without being interrupted by some phazer is by using Taunt. Otherwise Umbreon is just setup fodder.
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    As far as I'm concerned X-Act's moveset program generates a moveset based on the four most common moves. In the October uber statistics the typical moveset was Bulk Up/Draco Meteor/Fire Blast/Rest or something like that
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    Very surprised that Trick on Metagross and Azelf don't even show up in the replaceable moves list. It always seems like people are abusing Trick (and complaining about it) especially when it is bugged on Shoddy and people are constantly taking advantage of it. Both Metagross and Azelf are popular leads, and the leads usually have Trick.

    And this:
    24. GLISCOR (Usages: 31502)
    Typical moveset:
    - Earthquake
    - Roost
    - Swords Dance
    - Stealth Rock
    * Ice Fang, Baton Pass and Aerial Ace can replace any of the four moves listed.

    Good that people aren't just using Gliscor to counter fighters anymore, as it makes a good Baton Passer. Swords Dance as one of the more common moves surprised me. People aren't using it for sweeping right?
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    This is not true and would like to clarify this. My moveset program provides the moveset that is guaranteed to have been used by at least one team and that is the most likely to be used. When a moveset has more than 4 move options, I list the alternatives; however, these alternatives are as likely to be in the moveset as the moves listed. When no alternatives are listed, it means that the 4 moves listed form a correct moveset on their own.
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    Oh, you'd be surprised how many teams are SD Gliscor weak right now. Jolly with 216 Spe makes it a pretty deadly sweeper, especially when paired up with Empoleon =P.

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    22. MACHAMP (Usages: 32090)

    Typical moveset:
    - Dynamicpunch
    - Stone Edge
    - Ice Punch
    - Sleep Talk

    * Rest, Bullet Punch and Payback can replace any of the four moves listed.

    Wait, Sleep Talk > Rest uses?
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    30. ELECTIVIRE (Usages: 26988)

    Typical moveset:
    - Ice Punch
    - Earthquake
    - Thunderpunch
    - Cross Chop

    Why are people still using Cross Chop over Meditate!?
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    I only use it to rape Blissey. but i run Scarfvire so...
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    2 words: Type coverage.
    And the fact that if electivire could take the one hit to use meditate, the metagame would be hopelessly overcentralized and broken.
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    Why is Electivire's usage 13 spots ahead of Jolteon's? ;_;
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    Why does everyone like to call ELectivire bad??

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