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    please... some sets without perversity... PLEASE. I know it's hard but... can't just be a one set show!

    anyway, the most popular 5th gen starter serperior is the next potw. it has a cool design and stuff, so let's see if we can come up with anything awesome.

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    Serperior w/Leftovers : 252 HP,252 Sp.Def,4 Def (Careful nature)
    Moveset:Coil,Leech Seed,Leaf Blade,Substitute/Aerial Ace

    Description:Set up a substitute and then start boosting up with coil.Leech seed is very handy with this set,too while it helps gaining the HP that you lost using sub.

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    Ok, here is a set without Perversity,

    Serperior

    Ability: Overgrow
    Nature: Adamant/Jolly

    - Leaf Blade
    - Aerial Ace/Iron Tail
    - Dragon Tail/Pursuit
    - Coil/Swords Dance

    "Leaf Blade" is for good STAB.

    "Aerial Ace" is for dealing with Grass, Bug & Fighting types while "Iron Tail" is for dealing with Ice types

    "Dragon Tail" is to force the opponent to switch pokemon, where as "Pursuit" is to attack a switching pokemon ("Dragon Tail" also has good coverage, while "Pursuit" deals with Psychic & Ghost types better).

    "Coil" is mainly good because it boost 3 stats at once. The accuracy boost is a bonus for moves like "Iron Tail" & "Dragon Tail", also since Serperior is more of a defensive pokemon, this works well with it.
    Where as "Swords Dance" boosts it attack stats by 2 stages, which means more damage while attacking.
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    Contradictions?

    Hold Item: Leftovers
    Impish Nature
    EV's: 252 HP 252 Defense 4 Sp. Defense

    Moves

    Coil
    Leaf Blade
    Light Screen/Reflect
    Taunt/Protect

    This set focuses on Serperior's natural bulk and his ok attack stat. Coil is an amazing move that boost Serperior's attack, defense, and accuracy. Leaf Blade is your main offensive STAB move. Use Light screen if you want to be a special wall too or use Reflect if you want to be an even better physical wall. Taunt is there to scare away wall with no attacking moves. Use Protect for leftovers recovery and to stall your opponent for one turn.


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    Defensive Serperior is good thanks to Serperior's great defenses:

    Glare
    Leech Seed
    Substitute
    Leaf Storm / Taunt / Dragon Tail
    Leftovers
    Perversity / Overgrow
    Timid
    252 HP / 24 SpD / 232 Spe

    Evs outspeed base 110 Speed Pokémon.

    And the offensive variant would be:

    Leaf Storm
    Hidden Power Rock / Hidden Power Ground
    Glare / Dragon Tail / Substitute / Taunt
    Glare / Dragon Tail / Substitute / Taunt / Giga Drain
    Life Orb / Choice Specs
    Perversity
    Timid
    4 HP / 252 SpA / 252 Spe

    Hidden Power Rock hits Fire and Rock types, while Hidden Power Ground hits Blaziken and Infernape harder.

    Also, Swoobat deserves a mention as a Counter, as he outspeeds Serperior, and has Simple/Psych Up or Unaware to stop him. Some Choice Scarf Fire and Flying types are also counters. Moltres works well.
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    Tail-Sweeping Serperior
    Item: Leftovers
    EV: 252 Atk, 252 Speed 4 Sp.Def
    Nature: Adamant
    Ability: Overgrow
    -Coil
    -Leaf Blade
    -Iron Tail
    -Dragon Tail

    Coil is a combined Bulk up and Hone Claws, giving a boost in Attack, Defense, and Accuracy. Leaf Blade is a great STAB attack and works well with Overgrow. Iron Tail is a great move to take out Ice-Types and works well thanks to the accuracy boost. Dragon Tail is there so you might be able to have a successful switch when the opponent's Pokemon is trying to use Swords Dance/Nasty Plot. Leftovers is there so you can stall out those Physical-Based attackers.
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    Special Serpirior:
    Moveset:
    -Leaf Tornado/Leaf Storm
    -Giga Drain
    -Calm Mind
    -Hidden Power(Water/Ground)
    Item: White Herb/Life Orb
    Nature: Modest/Timid
    EVs: 252Sp/252Satk/4Hp
    Ability:Overgrowth

    Although not quite as effective as a physical Serpirior, it still has it's charm! Start things off with calm mind to boost your Satk. Leaf Storm destroys a lot and goes perfectly with the White Herb, but Leaf Tornado has that nifty chance of lowering your opponents accuracy. Giga Drain is a good recovery move that causes damage. The last move can be either Hidden Power Water or Ground. Both take care of fire types, ground being more perferable since it's super effective against steel and poison types. If your using Leaf Storm, use White herb. If you use Leaf Tornado, use Life Orb.

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    Special-based Serperior
    Item: Life Orb
    EV: 252 Sp.At, 252 Speed, 4 HP
    Nature: Modest
    Ability: Perversity
    -Leaf Storm
    -Wring Out
    -Hidden Power [Fire]
    -Giga Drain

    Leaf Storm is the key to this Serperior, having an awesome base stat and getting a double boost in Sp.At thanks to it's ability. Wring Out to take out Fire, Flying, and Bug Pokemon that happens to get in the way. Hidden Power Fire is there to take out Ice and Steel types. Giga Drain is there so Serperior can recover a lot.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SoAddictedToTheWii View Post
    Special-based Serperior
    Item: Life Orb
    EV: 252 Sp.At, 252 Speed, 4 HP
    Nature: Modest
    Ability: Perversity
    -Leaf Storm
    -Wring Out
    -Hidden Power [Fire]
    -Giga Drain

    Leaf Storm is the key to this Serperior, having an awesome base stat and getting a double boost in Sp.At thanks to it's ability. Wring Out to take out Fire, Flying, and Bug Pokemon that happens to get in the way. Hidden Power Fire is there to take out Ice and Steel types. Giga Drain is there so Serperior can recover a lot.
    Wring Out isn't the best idea to use. Even assuming that the opponent has full HP, a neutral wring out only has an effective base power of 5 more than a NVE Leaf Storm, and it doesn't have the added bonus of raising your Special Attack 2 stages.

    Neutral Wring Out:
    110 BP, no STAB, neutral = 110BP

    NVE Leaf Storm:
    140 BP * 1.5 (STAB) * 0.5 (NVE) = 105BP

    I suggest the pure offensive perversity set be:

    Serperior @ Life Orb/Choice Scarf/Choice Specs
    252 Spe/252 SpA/4 HP
    Leaf Storm
    Giga Drain
    Hidden Power [Fire/Rock]
    Twister/Dragon Tail

    With life orb, just use leaf storm to boost your power, and then the other moves where coverage is necessary. Hidden power fire can hit steels and grasses, but means you are walled to no end by heatran, while rock can hit fire, flying and bug, and mean you are only resisted by steels. You have to keep in mind that hidden power is only helpful if it is hitting super effective on something that 2x resists leaf storm, or if it is hitting 4x effective on something neutral. Twister/Dragon tail hits dragons super-effectively, and even though dragon tail is off the wrong stat, it is useful more for its phazing ability anyway.

    With a Choice item, Serperior becomes more hit-and-run. With a scarf, it is faster than the majority of the metagame, while with specs, it can reach obscene power levels by spamming leaf storm.
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    Also, even in Defensive sets, Perversity is better. It allows Serperior to use Leaf Storm in the last moveslot and it also makes attacks that lower stats such as Focus Blast, Psychic, Flash Cannon, Screech, Fake Tears or Razor Shell to raise his defenses instead. Overgrow should also be considered in Physical sets with Coil or Swords Dance.
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    for a non perversity set

    Coil/Swords dance
    Leaf Blade
    Iron tail
    dragon tail

    Nature: Adamant/jolly/careful
    well on non perversity set would need need sword dance or coil as its stat boost. iron tail helps deal with ice types and leaf blade gets STAB. dragon tail as an extra attack and if the opponent is being annoying with their stat boosting then it will send them back.

    another non perversity set

    growth
    leaf blade
    giga drain
    hidden power(rock)

    Nature: Hasty(+spd, -def)/naive(+spd, -sp.def)
    in this case growth give both attack and sp.attack the boost leaf blade and hidden power being main attacks and giga drain for when serperiors hp gets low.

    A Defensive one would involve using reflect and light screen. Modest with overgrow knowing giga drain and either growth, leech seed or calm mind holding the light clay to keep light screen and reflect going.

    im feeling that if i dont put down a perversity set i would be ignoring probably the only move set that can exploit perversity the very best and possibly give Serperior it name

    Ability: Perversity

    Leaf Storm
    Hidden Power(rock or ground)
    Giga Drain
    wring out

    Nature: Modest(+sp.atk, -atk)
    Leaf storm is the MAIN attack of this set as perversity will reverse the sp.atk drop. if things get worrying for serperior after that then giga drain will give a big health recover. im kinda unsure about wring out but at least the move types are mainly one type. still best to use after perveristy and on a freshly entered pokemon.
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    Calm Mind
    Overgrow
    252spatk/252spe/4hp
    -calm mind
    -energy ball
    -hidden power (fire)/(ice)
    -toxic
    Item:leftovers
    Nature:timid/modest

    Calm mind boosts spatk and spdef,energy ball STAB, hidden power for coverage( pick your type), and seeing as this thing is bulky and has the spdef boost it could poison with toxic to wear the opponent down.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Superior Snivy View Post
    Calm Mind
    Overgrow
    252spatk/252spe/4hp
    -calm mind
    -energy ball
    -hidden power (fire)/(ice)
    -toxic
    Item:leftovers

    Calm mind boosts spatk and spdef,energy ball STAB, hidden power for coverage( pick your type), and seeing as this thing is bulky and has the spdef boost it could poison with toxic to wear the opponent down.
    Why is this better than Perversity Leaf Storm?

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    I didn't say it was better I was trying to introduce a different set as Reno said in the first post
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    For a Serperior with "Perversity" as its ability, the best counter which can be used against it would be pokemon who could either use "Swagger" or "Flatter".

    I know both of these moves are a bit of gimmick type and requires good prediction, but reduction of attacking stat + confusion can really hamper a pokemon with "Perversity".

    Also moves like "Gastro Acid" can also be used for countering a pokemon with "Perversity".
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    O.K. Serperior. Easily one of my favorites. I've been working on sets for this guy. How about this?


    Serperior
    Ability: Overgrow (I know, I know, heresy. Sue me.)

    Moveset:
    -Coil Around
    -Leaf Blade
    -Leech Seed
    -Iron Tail/Dragon Tail/Toxic

    Serperior boasts access to Coil Around, which boosts Attack, Defence, and Accuracy. Serperior offers really good defences, and bolstering them with Coil Around jacks 'em up really nicely. Leaf Blade offers a nice base power of 90 (135, if you factor in STAB), and has a good chance of scoring a critical hit, boosting it to 180 (270 with STAB factored in). Throw a Leech Seed at the opponent to sap 1/8 of their maximum HP on each turn (not to mention that Serperior keeps the lost health, so leech away). Finally, you can give him Iron Tail by birth move. Great base power, a 50% chance to lower the opponent's Defence, pretty good neutral coverage, but it has terrible accuracy...Of course, that isn't a problem, since Coil Around boosted your accuracy as well. Nifty little trick, that one is. Of course, if you don't want to bother with birth moves, just give him Dragon Tail. Even better coverage than Iron Tail, really, but considerably lower base power (60 compared to Iron Tail's 100). It forces the opponent to switch out, eliminating any stat changes (unfortunately, they also could have also lowered their own stats, so the road runs both ways here). It ALSO forces Serperior to go last to use it, so have fun with that. Serperior could use Toxic to really chip away at the opponent's health along with Leech Seed if you don't want Dragon Tail OR Iron Tail. Toxic could also set up for a team mate with Hex. Fun, huh?

    I'd give Serperior either a Careful Nature to boost his Special Defence, or a Jolly Nature to boost his Speed, both at the cost of his Special Attack. Meh, who cares. This set isn't using that. I'm coming up with a set for that. Adios, compadres! Hope this helps your ambitions to be Serperior over all!...Bad joke...Heh, heh, heh..

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    Subseed

    Nature: timid
    Item: Leftovers
    ability: overgrow
    EVS: 252 HP/ 24 sp. def./ 232 speed
    -Glare
    -Substitute
    -Leech Seed
    -Giga Drain/ Taunt

    3rd fastest SubSeeder in the game (beaten by sceptile and whimsicott). But Serperior's advantage is his bulk. 354 HP and around 230 sp def. allow him to come in multiple times. Glare is great to cripple a sweeper/scarfer they try to bring in on him. Sub up until they switch or get parahax'd. Leech Seed to get back extra HP and break some walls. Giga Drain to get back extra HP, thanks to its boosted base power. Taunt if you want to run a more stalling version.

    Overall: great subseeder, good defenses, fast, and can take multiple hits. Glare sets it apart from other subseeders in the fact that most don't get status.

    Teammates: Fire types and water types are your friends. They cover serperior's weaknesses and provide the good basic fire/water/grass combo. Heatran and Jellicent work with serperior perfectly.

    Counters: Grass types completely and utterly wall this set. Shaymin especially with immunity to leech seed and natural cure to get rid of paralysis, then fight back with HP Fire/Ice. A scarfer that can U-Turn to damage/ break sub work too, but watch out for glare. Of course fires work too.
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    OK...
    As Serperior has a small special movepool, if you want to branch out a little, you CANNOT have perversity as it defeats the purpose of Coil. Also, because everyone will be using Perversity Leaf Storm, everyone will use Flatter, making it kind of risky to use. Some good coverage moves for Perversity are Twister and HP Ground. A good partner is Jellicent, for a combined good movepool and countering all of Serp's weaknesses.

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    O.K., let's explore the sub-seedier side of our reptilian friend, shall we?

    Serperior
    Ability: Overgrow (I know. No Perversity. When that becomes available, I swear up down, and sideways that I'll make one. Until then...)

    Moveset
    -Calm Mind
    -Giga Drain
    -Leech Seed
    -Substitute

    First, throw up a Substitute to give you a little breathing room. After that, throw the opponent a Leech Seed to start sapping health. Then use Calm Mind several times to raise your Special Attack and Special Defence to Serperior levels (Geez...how many cheesy joke sets could I run with a name like that...). With a super-boosted Giga Drain in your moveset, you can now fire away and sap the opponent for all the HP they got, give it to Serperior, and use it to fuel your next Substitute...over, and over, and over. The problem here is that Giga Drain only has 10 PP, so use it wisely.
    I'd give Serperior a Timid Nature to boost his Speed at the cost of his Attack... which he ain't gonna be using in this set. Already made one for that. Quite a Serperior one, too.

    EDIT: Oh, yeah, and give him a Big Root.
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    Serperior
    Ability: Overgrow
    Bold Nature
    Ev:252 Hp
    252 Def
    4 Spe
    Item: Leftovers

    Calm Mind
    Giga Drain
    Hp Fire/Ice
    Dragon Tail

    Using Serperior as a special wall*almost as a grass suicune* you use a nature to increase Serperior defenses since calm mind will be raising special defenses. Giga drain having a 75 bp and with stab will be your main offense and helps to recover lost hp while being powered thanks to calm mind.Hp Fire is there cause of Serperior extremely small movepool and fire is chosen because of the massive amount of pokemon who will resist giga drain. Hp ice and also be chosen because its wide type coverage. Last is dragon tail,while calm mind doesn't boost the attacking stat,and we have a "attack" hindering nature,it really doesn't matter because we awesome already that we have a "switch out" move that does damage but that the damage that dragon tail provides isn't the goal but rather its a great move to use to build steady damage if you have stealth rock, spikes, and/or toxic spikes on the opponents team.
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    Default Sub-Perior

    Sub-perior
    - Substitute
    - Leech Seed/Coil
    - Glare/Dragon Tail/Aerial Ace
    - Leaf Blade
    Item Attached: Leftovers
    Ability: Overgrow
    EVs and Nature:
    156 HP / 240 Sp. Def / 102 Speed / 12 Attack
    Jolly (+Spd, -Sp.Atk) / Careful (+Sp. Def, -Sp. Atk)

    Serperior has a surprisingly nice bulk, and it's speed is fast enough to set up Substitute. Substitute is kinda obvious, blocks Will-O-Wisp, Toxic, etc. Leech Seed makes Serperior super Bulky, regaining HP each turn after Leftovers and Leech Seed, while slowly eating away at the opponent. Although Coil would make Serperior hard to take down as well, and gives a boost to Leaf Blade as well. Accuracy boost isn't that much needed, but helps Glare. Speaking of Glare, it's a really great move on Serperior, to cripple sweepers and just screws up most Pokemon in general. And it hits ground types/Motor Drive/Lightning Rod/Volt Absorb/anything Thunder Wave couldn't hit too! Although, since Poison Pokemon and other Pokemon with a 4x resistance to grass like Ferrothorn, Crobat, Scizor, and Charizard make a great counter, Aerial Ace is also useful to get neutral hits. Dragon Tail can be a Roar/Whirlwind alternative, screwing up Stat boosts, inflicting a little damage on the side, and inflicting more damage on the next Pokemon with Stealth Rock/Spikes/Toxic Spikes if it is already set up. Leaf Blade is so you don't get owned by Taunt. It's a great move in general too.

    Overgrow is for when you get down low enough, Leaf Blade gets a boost.
    Jolly is for Speed, and Careful is so he will have max Sp. Def, and Coil for Def.

    Counters:
    Basically any Pokemon with a 4x weakness to Leaf Blade.
    Crobat is probably the best, since it's faster than Serperior, can set up Taunt, and has two STAB moves that can screw up Serperior.

    Opposing Grass Pokemon are also ok counters, since they resist Leaf Blade, and aren't affected by Leech Seed. Just watch out for Glare/Aerial Ace.

    Skarmory is also a notable counter, due to it's massive defense and resistance to Leaf Blade and Aerial Ace.
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    Sincerely, i´m starting to lose hope in POTW choices... but

    I don´t have faith in a grass type as a wall(personal opinion, 5 weaknesses is meh) and grass as an attack isn´t good either

    Serperior@Life Orb
    Naive/Timid nature
    4 Atk/252 Sp.Atk/252 Spd
    Overgrow
    -Growth
    -Solarbeam
    -Hidden Power FIRE
    -Dragon Tail/Iron Tail/Aerial Ace/Glare

    In the sun, Growth boosts both attack stats by 2 stages. Solarbeam and HP FIRE give semi coverage, being boosted in the sun. This thing is a frail sweeper, clearly because of the sun, you will evade dragons or fire types. There is when the fourth choice comes into play. Dragon Tail if you catch the dragon on the switch, Iron Tail and Aerial Ace for different coverage depending on the team. Or Glare if you think paralyzing the threat is a good idea. It is good to say that it is cool to defeat the fire types that may come in to grab the sun, and kill Serperior.


    I would come up with a Perversity set, or a Coil set, but you already know how to do one of those.
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    If it's a set that revolves around sun, Shouldn't it have SUNNY DAY!?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Blackbomber72 View Post
    Sincerely, i´m starting to lose hope in POTW choices... but

    I don´t have faith in a grass type as a wall(personal opinion, 5 weaknesses is meh) and grass as an attack isn´t good either

    Serperior@Life Orb
    Naive/Timid nature
    4 Atk/252 Sp.Atk/252 Spd
    Overgrow
    -Growth
    -Solarbeam
    -Hidden Power FIRE
    -Dragon Tail/Iron Tail/Aerial Ace/Glare

    In the sun, Growth boosts both attack stats by 2 stages. Solarbeam and HP FIRE give semi coverage, being boosted in the sun. This thing is a frail sweeper, clearly because of the sun, you will evade dragons or fire types. There is when the fourth choice comes into play. Dragon Tail if you catch the dragon on the switch, Iron Tail and Aerial Ace for different coverage depending on the team. Or Glare if you think paralyzing the threat is a good idea. It is good to say that it is cool to defeat the fire types that may come in to grab the sun, and kill Serperior.


    I would come up with a Perversity set, or a Coil set, but you already know how to do one of those.

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    If it's a set that revolves around sun, Shouldn't it have SUNNY DAY!?
    Sorry for responding this late but that´s because Drought Ninetales gives infinite sun, and a grass-type needs every single one of their moveslots to counter things, as grass is unluckily resisted by a lot of types.

    Also, I found that Oath/Screens combo brilliant, and any screener set is also fantastic.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Blackbomber72 View Post
    Sincerely, i´m starting to lose hope in POTW choices... but

    I don´t have faith in a grass type as a wall(personal opinion, 5 weaknesses is meh) and grass as an attack isn´t good either

    Serperior@Life Orb
    Naive/Timid nature
    4 Atk/252 Sp.Atk/252 Spd
    Overgrow
    -Growth
    -Solarbeam
    -Hidden Power FIRE
    -Dragon Tail/Iron Tail/Aerial Ace/Glare

    In the sun, Growth boosts both attack stats by 2 stages. Solarbeam and HP FIRE give semi coverage, being boosted in the sun. This thing is a frail sweeper, clearly because of the sun, you will evade dragons or fire types. There is when the fourth choice comes into play. Dragon Tail if you catch the dragon on the switch, Iron Tail and Aerial Ace for different coverage depending on the team. Or Glare if you think paralyzing the threat is a good idea. It is good to say that it is cool to defeat the fire types that may come in to grab the sun, and kill Serperior.


    I would come up with a Perversity set, or a Coil set, but you already know how to do one of those.
    ok dude grass pokemon are one of my favorites types(besides dragons duhhhh)

    ok here are my sets enjoy

    special wall/ sleep talker
    Calm
    252 Def/ 252 Sp. Def/ 4 Sp Atk
    perversity
    leftovers

    Mirror Coat
    Leaf Storm
    Rest
    Sleep talk

    HAH never saw this one coming. Leaf storm and perversity is pretty much staple and doesn't need explaining. Rest and Sleep talk to attack and Mirror coat, a move i cant believe no one else thought of, can fend off pokes like heatran, gengar, and scarf latios.

    I also have another set, which goes perfectly with ninetails' drought abilty

    Sunny Jaroda
    Modest/Calm/Timid
    252 Sp. Atk/ 252 Spd/ 4 Sp. Def
    Leftovers/Life Orb
    Perversity

    Leaf Storm/Solarbeam
    Hp Fire
    Calm Mind
    Taunt/ Glare/ Leech Seed

    Okay here a set that goes with the sun. Leaf Storm is a great mover with perversity, but if you're using overgrow for some reason, solarbeam is nice with the sun. Hp Fire benifits from the sun and can take out pesty bugs and steel types that sally wall jaroda. calm Mind makes it a mini-sweep, raises it already great sp.Def and Sp atk stats. Taunt to break walls and stop setting up rocks, glare to cripple pokes, or leech seed to try and set up for another poke or get some hp back if using life orb, the choice is yours.

    Weaknesses

    Okay Jaroda has, by far, the worst movepool of all the grass starters. I would love to make a special seep with this poke or specs, but its just not possible. The movepool cant support it. Steel types, Fire Types, and Dragon Types can easily wall this thing, with steel types fearing the rare hp fire, fire types hp ground, and dragon types hp ice, dragon, or dragon tail. It can compete somewhat thanks to perversity, but if it weren't for that ablity, jaroda is nothing.

    P.S, Do blaziken next week. I have some awesome sets in mind

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