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Could Ferrothorn become a mixed Tank in Sand beacuse of SpD boost?

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asked Dec 23, 2012 by Flare
No, I made this mistake on one of my sand teams. Now I know better.

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Only Rock types get the Special Defence boost in Sand; not Steels. So Ferrothorn doesn't fit your criteria. Ferrothorn is much better used to focus on walling physical hits and stalling back, as the higher Defence stat than Special makes all the difference when running a 74 HP stat.

answered Dec 23, 2012 by ƒιzz
selected Dec 23, 2012 by Flare
Thanks Fizz!
No worries, glad to help!