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#26
I was going to get into DOU and I was wondering what's a good mon for forming a core with Aegislash and how would one support this core?
Aegislash @ Ghostium Z
Ability: Stance Change
EVs: 252 HP / 252 SpA / 4 SpD
IVs: 0 Spe
Quiet Nature
- Shadow Ball
- Flash Cannon
- Wide Guard
- King's Shield
 
#28
what are good stall/wall options for doubles ou?
As far as "stall" options go, they're pretty unviable in a doubles setting due to different factors such as being able to double target mons and stall mons being a huge momentum suck in such a momentum heavy format. As for "walls", there's some stuff like ferrothorn, tapu fini, celesteela, and amoonguss, all of which are really viable due to offering so much more to a team then just walling things.
 

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#29
I was going to get into DOU and I was wondering what's a good mon for forming a core with Aegislash and how would one support this core?
Aegislash @ Ghostium Z
Ability: Stance Change
EVs: 252 HP / 252 SpA / 4 SpD
IVs: 0 Spe
Quiet Nature
- Shadow Ball
- Flash Cannon
- Wide Guard
- King's Shield
This is somehow one month old and was never answered which probably doesn't reflect very well on us as a community or on the activity of this forum, but hi! Welcome to DOU.

Past that rough start, Aegislash is a pretty weird Pokemon in the current format, since it gets chunked heavily by arguably one of the biggest threats in the format: Marshadow hits it for upwards of 80%-90% with a Life Orb and 60%-70% without (and 100% with its Z-Move). Tapu Koko is an alright pairing with Aegislash in this respect since it can outrun and deal similar amounts of damage to Marshadow, though the stacked Ground-type weakness makes you vulnerable to a well-played Landorus-T despite Aegislash's access to Wide Guard. Other considerations are Tapu Fini, which beats Marshadow and Landorus-T but amplifies Aegislash's sluggish pace and doesn't take advantage of Wide Guard well due to its passive role (unless you run Specs Fini o_o). You could also pair Aegislash with Intimidate users like (Mega-)Salamence, which appreciates Aegislash's ability to stay in on and chunk most Steel-types with its Z-Move before it cleans up with either a DD set or a mixed Hyper Voice set, or even your own Landorus-T, which checks (non-HP Ice) Marshadow and Landorus-T to some degree too.

Overall, while I think Ferrothorn is a better fit on most teams, more offensive cores like Tapu Koko + Kyurem-B / Mega Salamence may appreciate Aegislash's ability to deal more damage on neutral targets. Hope I answered your question and the one month delay hasn't put you off x_x!
 
#30
This is somehow one month old and was never answered which probably doesn't reflect very well on us as a community or on the activity of this forum, but hi! Welcome to DOU.

Past that rough start, Aegislash is a pretty weird Pokemon in the current format, since it gets chunked heavily by arguably one of the biggest threats in the format: Marshadow hits it for upwards of 80%-90% with a Life Orb and 60%-70% without (and 100% with its Z-Move). Tapu Koko is an alright pairing with Aegislash in this respect since it can outrun and deal similar amounts of damage to Marshadow, though the stacked Ground-type weakness makes you vulnerable to a well-played Landorus-T despite Aegislash's access to Wide Guard. Other considerations are Tapu Fini, which beats Marshadow and Landorus-T but amplifies Aegislash's sluggish pace and doesn't take advantage of Wide Guard well due to its passive role (unless you run Specs Fini o_o). You could also pair Aegislash with Intimidate users like (Mega-)Salamence, which appreciates Aegislash's ability to stay in on and chunk most Steel-types with its Z-Move before it cleans up with either a DD set or a mixed Hyper Voice set, or even your own Landorus-T, which checks (non-HP Ice) Marshadow and Landorus-T to some degree too.

Overall, while I think Ferrothorn is a better fit on most teams, more offensive cores like Tapu Koko + Kyurem-B / Mega Salamence may appreciate Aegislash's ability to deal more damage on neutral targets. Hope I answered your question and the one month delay hasn't put you off x_x!
Thanks! The one month delay isn't a big deal, as long as i got an answer I'm happy. There seems to be many options, and this is gonna be tough. I'll likely try most of these out.