It is skilled at slashing enemies with its claws. Sandslash and its pre-evolved form both share their category with Rattata, Raticate, Pikachu, and Raichu. In the Pokémon Red and Blue beta, Sandslash's original name was "Sandstorm". Its poison damage worsens every turn. Its advantage is a meaty double resistance to Water. Alolan Sandslash is so fun to use on hail! Steel. Attack: 25. If broken, they start to grow back in a day. Alolan Sandslash-GX SM236 Sun & Moon Promo. Sp. Sandslash’s body is covered by tough spikes, which are hardened sections of its hide. Sandslash 29 From Pixelmon Generations. It … Pokemon Sword & Shield Crown Tundra Sandslash-Alola moves, abilities, and EV spreads for VGC 2021 Crown Tundra. Attack: 100. Alolan Sandslash's Base Stats: HP: 75. Thanks to its thick claws, it’s good at climbing trees. Pokemon that can remove entry hazards such as Skuntank and Alolan Sandslash are good partners, since Bouffalant gets worn down quickly between entry hazards and Substitute damage. Recommended Ability: Slush Rush. ; Blizzard also falls short to Avalanche and Ice Beam as a Ice charge moves. The Isle of Armor is full of environments not seen in Galar before—you’ll find wave-swept beaches, forests, bogs, caves, and sand dunes! Release information. This is best utilised alongside the ability Snow Warning, which in this format is best used by Alolan Ninetales. Sandslash changes. Both prints bear a gray circle with a number in at the bottom right of the card. If you have a good competitive moveset for Alolan Persian, post an answer below and upvote the best ones.Movesets for any of its pre-evolutions can also be shared on this thread. There are plenty of Sandslash that park themselves in trees and go right to sleep. good partners Fire/Fighting/Ground Checks/Counters: Sandslash is weak to Fire, Fighting and Ground types, so having something to handle those is always. With the new Alolan Pokemon versions come new hope since Sandslash have a lot of resistances. Name Type Category EV Yield Alolan Sandslash Mouse Pokémon ?? Sandshrew changes. Alolan Sandslash 138 Cosmic Eclipse. Alolan Sandslash 29 Ultra Prism. Powder Snow is the worst Ice quick move we currently have in the game. Pokemon Sword/Pokemon Shield and Pokemon Let's Go Eevee/Pokemon Let's Pikachu. items, abilities, natures and EVs.Some detail, including the intended game mode for your set, is also appreciated. Let's Go, Eevee! Alolan Sandslash - Contender or just a re-skin. In Generations 1-4, Sandslash has a base experience yield of 163. There were some Pokémon that greatly appreciated… Another great partner could be Dugtrio, thanks to its power to trap and eliminate Steel, Rock, and Fire types, making easier the work of Sandslash (have in mind Alolan Marowak can't be trapped). I just feel like I ought to nickname it something, but I don't know what's a good nickname for it. Protect, Icicle Crash and more! 3DS FC: 4339-2494-2273 IGN: Max "Do you like darkness?" Hey guys, MorningLolz here, I go over Alolan Sandslash and review moveset, changes and smogon tier prediction for the new metagame on Pokemon Showdown! During a hailstorm, the Speed stat of Alolan Sandslash is doubled. Flying-type Pokemon: Flying-types such as Swanna and Oricorio-E can revenge kill Ninjask easily with their Flying-type STAB moves, since Ninjask does not have a reliable way at breaking them other than relying on its weak Aerial Ace. Sandslash’s underwhelming stats are given a boost in the form of its ability; Slush Rush, which doubles its speed when in hail. The first new adventure unlocked by your Expansion Pass will take place on the Isle of Armor, an island of the Galar region. Alolan Sandslash. Pokédex entries Sandshrew. Sandslash 79 Black & White—Boundaries Crossed. Alolan Form: Field: Field 028 Sandslash Alolan Form: Field: Field 038 Ninetales Alolan Form: Field: Field 122 Mr. ; In other words, Alolan Sandslash is not a good Ice meta Pokemon at all. User Info: bfidle. Alolan Sandslash 20 SM—Guardians Rising. Sandslash has been my favorite pokemon since Gen 1, but I was always under the impression that it was considered "not very good" but apparently it's one of the better pokemon in … Alolan Sandslash SM18 Sun & Moon Promo. In terms of Grass type offensive presence, Alolan Exeggutor shares the exact same optimal moveset as its Kantonian relative. Sun: Fleeing … Introduction: Everybody loves Sonic, including Game Freak. Alolan Sandslash Transfer Only Moves; Toxic--90: 10--Gen VII TM06: A move that leaves the target badly poisoned. ". Some of these Pokemon have brand new abilities so check out this thread of all the new Gen 7 abilities if you are unfamiliar with them. Any ideas? In Generation 1, Sandshrew has a base Special stat of 30. That Hail+Aurora Veil support allows Sandslash to do its job to the fullest (Vanilluxe can also fit for that role, but in a lesser way). This card was released as one of the SM Black Star Promos included in the Sun & Moon Trainer Kit: Alolan Sandslash & Alolan Ninetales as both a Water Web Holofoil and Non Holofoil card, made available on June 1, 2018. Starting with Ice.It lacks a good Ice quick move and charge move for two reasons:. If Vulpix was the cutest of the Alolan variations, then Sandslash is the most badass of them. Sandslash 76 XY–BREAKthrough. Defense: 65. The Holo card is numberd 30 while the Non Holo is numbered 16. Alolan Exeggutor is the first Alolan species introduced to Pokemon GO. A Modest boosts Camerupt’s damage while still letting it outspeed defensive Pokemon such as Jellicent and Alolan Sandslash as well as uninvested base 50 Speed Pokemon like Regirock. Not too different from the original Sandslash, Alolan Sandslash is distinguishable from its ice blue hide and ridiculously large ice covered quils, which are bigger than a normal Sandshlash’s and give the Alolan variant a very intimidating look. Stealth Rock setters such as Regirock and Alolan Sandslash also deal with Ninjask easily if it is unboosted. There are also plenty of … Water Checks: Sandslash also struggles against Water types, so be prepared. Speed: 65. Alolan Sandslash is the redesigned Sonic that the live-action movie wish it had. Official Husband of Tharja/Rhajat, Official Member of the Rhajat Musketeers + Peri Cavaliers Once a year, the old spikes fall out, to be replaced with new spikes that grow out from beneath the old ones. With slush rush doubling its speed, and access to SD, Sandslash becomes a scary threat. It can roll while curled up to attack or escape. Be sure to include full set details in your post, e.g. A Competitive Review of Each Fully Evolved Alolan Form By TBuck48 One of the many new phenomena of this new Generation was the addition of Alolan forms; select Generation 1 Pokémon that were re-imagined and received new types, stats, and/or abilities in an attempt to mix things up. Steel. Red Blue: Burrows deep underground in arid locations far from water. Slush Rush is the hidden ability for Alolan Sandslash. Pokemon4Ever's Showcase of new products with the best competitive smogon movesets, 6IV-EV Trained Pokemon for Pokemon Ultra Sun/ Pokemon Ultra Moon. - https://twitter.com/Vizualing?lang=en TWITCH! Pokédex entries Sandslash. For Pokemon Sun on the 3DS, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "Good nicknames for the alolan forms. However, with its Ice/Steel type combination, it's taking all kinds of L's. In Generations 1-4, Sandshrew has a base experience yield of 93. Good nicknames for Alolan Sandslash? BST: 75/100/120/25/65/65. Sandslash can roll up its body as if it were a ball covered with large spikes. Its stats are almost identical to those of regular Exeggutor, except slightly lower. Alolan Sandslash in the Meta. Subscribe!~~ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCH3XS-yJ40dxiDKUMU7S2ag TWITTER! We can finally come up with A Good Alolan Sandslash Moveset in Pokemon Sun and Moon. No other Pokémon has the same type combination as Alolan Sandslash and its Alolan pre-evolved form. Let's Go, Pikachu! Ice/Steel. Height Weight Gender Egg Group(s) 3'11" ~ ~Enjoy the video? Sandslash 84 Unbroken Bonds. bfidle 4 years ago #1. Sp. Here are basic Pokemon builds for Alolan Raticate, Alolan Raichu, Alolan Sandslash, Alolan Nintales, Alolan Dugtrio, Alolan Persian, Alolan Golem, Alolan Muk, Alolan Exeggutor, & Alolan Marowak. Double Team--101: 15--Gen VII TM32: By moving rapidly, the user makes illusory copies of itself to raise its evasiveness. discussion I just got my Alolan Sandshrew (will evolve him soon) last night and I love him, but long term I don't think he'll cut it in competitive. Moves. Alolan Ninetales: Alolan Ninetales can set up hail for Sandslash and help it set up with Aurora Veil, which helps it a lot while trying to get Swords Dance boosts. Red Blue: Curls up into a spiny ball when threatened. Smogon Info. Sandslash. Defense: 120. Z-Celebrate gives Leafeon a boost to all of its stats, turning it into a fast, bulky, and powerful sweeper all at once. 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