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Lucario IVs? Help Needed!

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I want to breed a Lucario, but I'm not quite sure what IVs it would need.

The Lucario I plan on using would be something like this:

Jolly
Swords Dance
Close Combat
Earthquake
Bullet Punch or Extreme Speed
252 Attack / 4 Defense / 252 Speed

Could anyone tell me what IVs be good for it?

Or could someone explain to me: How to determine which IVs I would need when breeding a new Pokemon, I always have had problems with it.

Thanks!

asked Dec 15, 2013 by Dystero
edited Dec 15, 2013 by Dystero

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Lucario is a Pokemon that can run a mixed set, or lean one way or the other. Since you are going for a more fast, physical approach, I would give it at least Attack and Speed IVs if nothing else.

Next IVs I would work on are HP, Defense and SpDefense just to give it some bulk so it doesn't get OHKO-d by a Choice Scarf Nidoking using Earthquake.

Since there are no special moves in your set, ignore the Special Attack IV.

answered Dec 15, 2013 by Le Scraf
selected Dec 15, 2013 by Dystero
Remember, having all 6 IVs are really nice, but REALLY tedious.