Here's another sample team submission which I managed to top the bh ladder with: https://pokepast.es/445e9f8c903d4773
The team is built around helping Palkia sweep. Many people argued with me that Palkia wasn't worthy of a rise in the viability rankings, and I think this team shows that with...
Some thoughts on loser's noms
Ferrothorn: this doesn't really check Palk because it doesn't have room to run an offensive move to hit it and then just gets sapped or nuzzled anyway. Or it gets burned by Steam Eruption. I'd rank it at D honestly as it's generally outclassed by everything in...
Palkia A- -> A+: This one's a hot take, but if your team doesn't prepare for Palkia it will be destroyed by it. Palkia's best set is Adapt 3 attacks (Dragon Energy / Fishious Rend / Strength Sap / Steam Eruption), which lets it break through FurScales cores. We have also seen a big...
submitting this as a sample. It's a bulky offensive team that's meant to tank hits and then hit back hard as compared to bringing in breakers or setup sweepers, or walling everything.
Eternatus @ Black Sludge
Ability: Magic Bounce
EVs: 252 HP / 252 Def / 252 SpA / 252 SpD / 252 Spe
Some BH sets I've been checking out:
Giratina-Origin @ Griseous Orb
Ability: Fur Coat
EVs: 252 HP / 252 Atk / 252 Def / 252 SpA / 252 SpD / 252 Spe
- Core Enforcer
- Spectral Thief
A more bulky-offensive-ish version of the standard FC Giratina...