For me not banning Kingler came down to its combination of underwhelming bulk and speed. While Kingler does lack many solid counters, I find checks are sufficient in dealing with it since it's likely only going to get 1 or 2 chances a game to come in a break stuff in the first place. Yes, mons...
Even a completely uninvested in hp Ferrothorn (but like, who is gonna give the bot a team with that spread) upon taking a 58% drain punch would mean Buzzwole would recover around 40%. It's definitely not stacking as it should.
Anyway here's a set:
Tapu Lele @ drainingkiss
Vanilluxe @ Weather Ball
Ability: Snow Warning
EVs: 252 SpA / 252 Spe
- Frost Breath
The only mon to get weather ball and self-setting weather. Your coverage is mono ice + freeze dry which actually isn't all that bad and it's backed by...
Rattata-Alola @ Choice Band
EVs: 252 Atk / 4 SpD / 252 Spe
- U-turn / Quick Attack / Sucker Punch
This mon is dumb- outspeeds even Abra and hits about as hard as Bunnelby (870 vs 900...
I think Victreebel should rise but I'm not sure it should do so based on its Sun sets, particularly when Aurorus is such a prominent mon and brings trouble to the playstyle as a whole. Instead I think it should do so for this set:
Victreebel @ Life Orb
EVs: 132 HP / 252...