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How useful is a Dusknoir with punching moves?

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My Dusknor:Lv.43
Nature: serious
item: Expert belt
Moveset:
*ice punch
*thunder punch
*fire punch
*brick break

i understand there are no STAB moves but I was looking for type coverage

asked Nov 23, 2012 by ubernoob10
edited Nov 23, 2012 by Pokemaster

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I originally thought that Dusknoir had bad Attack, but 100 Atk isn't too shabby. These moves you have on it are powerful, and do have quite good type coverage, like you were going for. I don't think you would miss out on too much by getting rid of ThunderPunch, since it's only effective against Water and Flying (Flying is covered by Ice Punch). You may want to replace it for a STAB move, like Shadow Punch to keep with the consistency of punching moves. And of course, there's always the option for walling if you don't like Dusknoir attacking for whatever reason.

Best of luck and I hope this helps!

answered Nov 23, 2012 by Fate Itself
selected Dec 16, 2012 by Mewderator
ok i'll take that into some thought