Read this Pokemon Masters strategy guide to beat Flint & Shauntal from Candle and Flame in the Very Hard Co-Op Main Story Challenge! Know their moves, weaknesses, & best sync pair to use!
Table of Contents
Flint & Shauntal - Basic Info & Overview
Pokemon Line-Up & Weakness
| Street Thug & Torkoal |
| Flint & |
| Street Thug & Torkoal|
| Pokemon Ranger & Ponyta |
| Shauntal & Chandelure |
| Pokemon Ranger & Ponyta|
|First-Time Rewards||1★ Water Pin|
|Completion Rewards||Water Gear & Material|
Hybrid Fight Of Fire & Ghost Types
When facing off with Flint & Shauntal, you won't fight against a singular type of Pokemon. Flint will have a Fire-type while Shauntal will have a Ghost-type that deals Fire damage. Bring strong Water & Rock Pokemon to win!
Recommended Sync Pairs Vs. Flint & Shauntal
Things To Watch For & Focus On
Watch Out For Infernape's Physical Moves
Infernape has strong Physical attacks that have a chance to leave you with a Burn status effect. This Pokemon also attacks fast so use Speed debuffs to keep from beating you up.
Use Speed Down On Infernape & Chandelure
The Infernape has a high attack speed and the Chandelure can drastically boost its Speed with a Trainer Move. Negate or debuff these stat boosts by bringing Pokemon that can lower the enemy's Speed.
Best Sync Pairs To Use Vs. Flint & Shauntal
|Kris & Totodile|| Physical Water|
・Super effective against Fire Pokemon
・Trainer moves raises Speed & ensures a critical hit
|Barry & Piplup|| Special Water|
・Attacks can lower target's Speed
・Trainer moves increase Speed & critical hit rate
|Olivia & Lycanroc|| Physical Rock|
・Effective against Chandelure
・Attacks can increase critical hit rate
|Siebold & Clawitzer|| Special Water|
・Attacks can make target confused
・Trainer moves can heal & ensure next attack is a critical hit
|Grant & Amaura|| Technical Rock|
・Attacks can lower target's Speed or make them flinch
・Trainer moves can cause healing over time
Flint & Shauntal - Notable Moves & Attacks
Flint Moves & Attacks Chart
|Fire Punch||Small chance of leaving Burn status effect on target|
|Fire Blast||Small chance of leaving Burn status effect on target|
|We're On Fire! |
|Greatly increases Attack & Sp. Atk|
Both Moves That Can Leave Burns
Infernape has two moves that have a chance to leave its target with a Burn status effect, this deals damage over time. Keep yourself safe by using Speed down status debuffs on Infernape to slow him down.
Shauntal Moves & Attacks Chart
|Hex||Doubles damage when inflicted with status effect|
|Shadow Ball||Small chance of lowering target's Sp. Def|
|A Tale of Triumph! |
|Increases Speed & Evasion|
Ghost-Type With Fire-based Attacks
The Chandelure is a Ghost-type Pokemon that's able to attack with Fire damage. Water Types won't be as effective so switch to a Rock Pokemon to counter Chandelure.
Battle Strategy & Tips Vs. Flint & Shauntal
Have Mostly Water & 1 Rock Pokemon In Party
Since you'll mostly be facing more Fire types in this battle, it's best to bring your strongest Sync Pair with Water Pokemon. Once Shauntal brings out her Chandelure, swap to a Rock Pokemon to deal more effective damage.
Lower Speed Of Infernape & Chandelure
Infernape has moderately high speed, allowing it to attack you more often while Chandelure is able to raise its Speed with a Trainer Move. You can debuff and lower their Speed to keep them from barraging you with attacks.All Co-Op Very Hard Challenges Here!