Gym Leader Rematchs

After completion of the Pokémon League and received the National Pokédex, Roark will come to you to congratulate you and say the Gym Leaders are ready for a new challenge. Now, you can return to the gyms and battle the Gym Leaders again and come back to them each day for another battle.

This time, their teams are a much higher level, fully IV'd and EV trained to provide a high challenge, with many competitive strategies behind them

Gym 1: Oreburgh City - Roark

Location: Oreburgh City
Gym Leader: Roark
Specialty: Rock-type
Reward: 1 Stone Sticker A

Roark's team has received massive increases in Rock-type Pokémon starting with a Tyranitar to set up Sandstom for the rest of the Pokémon to take advantage. He gives you 1 Stone Sticker A for completion

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Gym Leader Roark TyranitarAerodactylArmaldoProbopassRelicanthRampardos
Battle Type

Items
Level 68Level 66Level 70Level 68Level 64Level 72

Sand Stream

Unnerve

Swift Swim

Sand Force

Rock Head

Sheer Force
Attacks:
Crunch
Stone Edge
Roar
Stealth Rock
Attacks:
Stone Edge
Roar
Roost
Stealth Rock
Attacks:
Stone Edge
X-Scissor
Brine
Earthquake
Attacks:
Power Gem
Flash Cannon
Body Press
Discharge
Attacks:
Head Smash


Attacks:
Stone Edge
Iron Tail
Zen Headbutt
Head Smash
Hold Item:

Smooth Rock
Hold Item:

Scope Lens
Hold Item:

Sitrus Berry
Hold Item:

Focus Sash
Hold Item:

Choice Band
Hold Item:

Life Orb
Nature:
Adamant
Nature:
Jolly
Nature:
Adamant
Nature:
Modest
Nature:
Adamant
Nature:
Adamant
Oreburgh City Gym - Roark

Gym 2: Eterna City - Gardenia

Location: Eterna City
Gym Leader: Gardenia
Specialty: Grass-type
Reward: 1 Leaf Sticker A

Gardenia's team has also received improvements and focuses around Sunshine as a mechanic, with the lead Jumpluff being there to set up the sun. She will give you a Leaf Sticker A

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Gym Leader Gardenia JumpluffSunfloraCherrimBreloomTorterraRoserade
Battle Type

Items
Level 66Level 70Level 69Level 68Level 68Level 72

Chlorophyll

Solar Power

Flower Gift

Poison Heal

Overgrow

Natural Cure
Attacks:
Giga Drain
Sleep Powder
Leech Seed
Sunny Day
Attacks:
Solar Beam


Attacks:
Petal Blizzard
Solar Beam
Growth
Sunny Day
Attacks:
Focus Punch
Leech Seed
Substitute
Spore
Attacks:
Wood Hammer
Earthquake
Stone Edge
Iron Tail
Attacks:
Solar Beam
Sludge Bomb
Grassy Terrain
Sunny Day
Hold Item:

Heat Rock
Hold Item:

Choice Scarf
Hold Item:

Focus Sash
Hold Item:

Toxic Orb
Hold Item:

Life Orb
Hold Item:

Power Herb
Nature:
Timid
Nature:
Timid
Nature:
Mild
Nature:
Jolly
Nature:
Adamant
Nature:
Modest
Eterna City Gym - Gardenia

Gym 3: Veilstone City - Maylene

Location: Veilstone City
Gym Leader: Maylene
Specialty: Fighting-type
Reward: 1 Burning Sticker B

Maylene's rematch is a very heavy hitter, starting with an Intimidate to lower your Attack and then going strong with various competitive strategies including Flame Orb/Guts Heracross

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Gym Leader Maylene HitmontopBreloomHeracrossInfernapeMedichamLucario
Battle Type

Items
Level 64Level 66Level 68Level 70Level 72Level 74

Intimidate

Technician

Guts

Blaze

Pure Power

Justified
Attacks:
Close Combat
Stone Edge
Sucker Punch
Brick Break
Attacks:
Bullet Seed
Mach Punch
Rock Tomb
Force Palm
Attacks:
Megahorn
Close Combat
Facade
Stone Edge
Attacks:
Flare Blitz
Close Combat
Acrobatics
Overheat
Attacks:
High Jump Kick
Zen Headbutt
Fire Punch
Thunder Punch
Attacks:
Aura Sphere
Flash Cannon
Water Pulse
Vacuum Wave
Hold Item:

Expert Belt
Hold Item:

Life Orb
Hold Item:

Flame Orb
Hold Item:

White Herb
Hold Item:

Choice Band
Hold Item:

Focus Sash
Nature:
Adamant
Nature:
Adamant
Nature:
Jolly
Nature:
Lonely
Nature:
Adamant
Nature:
Modest
Veilstone City Gym - Maylene

Gym 4: Pastoria City - Crasher Wake

Location: Pastoria City
Gym Leader: Crasher Wake
Specialty: Water-type

Crasher Wake's team is built around rain with 4 of the Pokémon having Swift Swim and Politoed being the lead to set it up

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Gym Leader Crasher Wake PolitoedKingdraLudicoloHuntailGyaradosFloatzel
Battle Type

Items
Level 68Level 68Level 68Level 70Level 70Level 72

Drizzle

Swift Swim

Swift Swim

Swift Swim

Intimidate

Swift Swim
Attacks:
Surf
Ice Beam
Focus Blast
Perish Song
Attacks:
Hydro Pump
Dragon Pulse
Ice Beam
Rest
Attacks:
Energy Ball
Hydro Pump
Substitute
Teeter Dance
Attacks:
Crunch
Aqua Tail
Ice Fang
Shell Smash
Attacks:
Aqua Tail
Stone Edge
Earthquake
Dragon Dance
Attacks:
Aqua Tail
Brick Break
Crunch
Ice Fang
Hold Item:

Damp Rock
Hold Item:

Chesto Berry
Hold Item:

Sitrus Berry
Hold Item:

Focus Sash
Hold Item:

Wacan Berry
Hold Item:

Life Orb
Nature:
Timid
Nature:
Timid
Nature:
Modest
Nature:
Jolly
Nature:
Jolly
Nature:
Jolly
Pastoria City Gym - Crasher Wake

Gym 5: Hearthome City - Fantina

Location: Hearthome City
Gym Leader: Fantina
Specialty: Ghost-type
Reward: 1 Sinister Sticker B

Fantina's rematch has her have several heavy hitting Ghost-type Pokémon that will try to inflict you with Status and monopolise on it. She gives you a Sinister Sticker B

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Gym Leader Fantina DrifblimBanetteDusknoirMismagiusFroslassGengar
Battle Type

Items
Level 68Level 65Level 70Level 70Level 72Level 72

Flare Boost

Cursed Body

Pressure

Levitate

Cursed Body

Cursed Body
Attacks:
Shadow Ball
Thunderbolt
Psychic
Strength Sap
Attacks:
Shadow Sneak
Sucker Punch
Snatch
Trick
Attacks:
Shadow Sneak
Earthquake
Will-O-Wisp
Confuse Ray
Attacks:
Shadow Ball
Energy Ball
Mystical Fire
Dazzling Gleam
Attacks:
Hex
Frost Breath
Will-O-Wisp
Destiny Bond
Attacks:
Hex
Sludge Bomb
Focus Blast
Toxic
Hold Item:

Flame Orb
Hold Item:

Iron Ball
Hold Item:

Sitrus Berry
Hold Item:

Expert Belt
Hold Item:

Focus Sash
Hold Item:

Life Orb
Nature:
Modest
Nature:
Adamant
Nature:
Adamant
Nature:
Timid
Nature:
Timid
Nature:
Timid
Hearthome City Gym - Fantina

Gym 6: Canalave City - Byron

Location: Canalave City
Gym Leader: Byron
Specialty: Steel-type
Reward: 1 Stone Sticker B

Byron's team is even more Steel-type focused and is built around taking down any weaknesses with a multitude of Ice-type moves. It also sets up Stealth Rock to do some further damage whenever you switch. He gives you 1 Stone Sticker B for winning

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Gym Leader Byron SkarmorySteelixMagnezoneEmpoleonAggronBastiodon
Battle Type

Items
Level 69Level 69Level 70Level 70Level 72Level 72

Sturdy

Sheer Force

Analytic

Torrent

Rock Head

Sturdy
Attacks:
Steel Wing
Stealth Rock
Iron Defense
Taunt
Attacks:
Iron Tail
Earthquake
Ice Fang
Crunch
Attacks:
Thunderbolt
Flash Cannon
Light Screen
Magnet Rise
Attacks:
Hydro Pump
Flash Cannon
Ice Beam
Roar
Attacks:
Head Smash


Attacks:
Heavy Slam
Metal Burst
Roar
Stealth Rock
Hold Item:

Leftovers
Hold Item:

Life Orb
Hold Item:

Focus Sash
Hold Item:

Expert Belt
Hold Item:

Choice Scarf
Hold Item:

Lum Berry
Nature:
Impish
Nature:
Adamant
Nature:
Quiet
Nature:
Modest
Nature:
Jolly
Nature:
Brave
Canalave City Gym - Byron

Gym 7: Snowpoint City - Candice

Location: Snowpoint City
Gym Leader: Candice
Specialty: Ice-type
Reward: 1 Cool Sticker B

Candice's team is built around Hail with her Abomasnow instantly setting it up. From there, it's designed to do serious damage, with multiple Double Team users to avoid moves

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Gym Leader Candice AbomasnowJynxMamoswineFroslassGlaceonWeavile
Battle Type

Items
Level 68Level 70Level 68Level 70Level 70Level 72

Snow Warning

Dry Skin

Snow Cloak

Snow Cloak

Ice Body

Pressure
Attacks:
Wood Hammer
Ice Punch
Earthquake
Aurora Veil
Attacks:
Blizzard
Focus Blast
Sweet Kiss
Lovely Kiss
Attacks:
Ice Shard
Earthquake
Stone Edge
Double Team
Attacks:
Blizzard
Shadow Ball
Double Team
Aurora Veil
Attacks:
Blizzard
Freeze-Dry
Baby-Doll Eyes
Double Team
Attacks:
Ice Shard
Night Slash
Brick Break
X-Scissor
Hold Item:

Icy Rock
Hold Item:

Focus Sash
Hold Item:

Expert Belt
Hold Item:

Sitrus Berry
Hold Item:

Leftovers
Hold Item:

Life Orb
Nature:
Brave
Nature:
Modest
Nature:
Adamant
Nature:
Modest
Nature:
Modest
Nature:
Adamant
Snowpoint City Gym - Candice

Gym 8: Sunyshore City - Volkner

Location: Sunyshore City
Gym Leader: Volkner
Specialty: Electric-type
Reward: Spark Sticker C

Volkner's team has received a massive overhaul and is now filled with Electric-type Pokémon. It starts off with a non-Electric-type, Pelipper, which sets up the rain which is used by various Pokémon for 100% accurate Thunder. He gives you a Spark Sticker C

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Gym Leader Volkner PelipperRaichuLuxrayLanturnJolteonElectivire
Battle Type

Items
Level 70Level 70Level 70Level 66Level 68Level 75

Drizzle

Lightning Rod

Intimidate

Volt Absorb

Quick Feet

Motor Drive
Attacks:
Hydro Pump
Hurricane
Ice Beam
U-turn
Attacks:
Thunder
Surf
Focus Blast
Volt Switch
Attacks:
Ice Fang
Play Rough
Volt Switch
Electric Terrain
Attacks:
Thunder
Surf
Ice Beam
Volt Switch
Attacks:
Thunder
Reflect
Shadow Ball
Volt Switch
Attacks:
Thunder
Flamethrower
Cross Chop
Earthquake
Hold Item:

Damp Rock
Hold Item:

Choice Scarf
Hold Item:

Focus Sash
Hold Item:

Expert Belt
Hold Item:

Toxic Orb
Hold Item:

Life Orb
Nature:
Modest
Nature:
Timid
Nature:
Adamant
Nature:
Modest
Nature:
Modest
Nature:
Mild
Sunyshore City Gym - Volkner