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If King Shield protects the user from a move that it is immune to, will the Attack drop still activate?

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So, let's say Mienshao used Poison Jab on an Aegislash that used Knight Shield. Since Aegislash is a Steel Type and wouldn't be effected by a Poison Type move anyway, would Mienshao's Attack stat drop by two stages?
If someone could get a source or test this, that would be great.

asked Jan 25 by Poke'slash
edited Dec 12 by ~Crimson~

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Funnily enough, King's Shield's effect doesn't activate. Just the immunity, so no attack drop.

Source: Tested, I'll add replay later

answered Jan 25 by Sempiternus
selected Jan 25 by Poke'slash
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