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Crunch or a different move for my Durant?

1 vote

My Durant knows:
Crunch
Dig
X-Scizor
Stone Edge

I will not change any other moves in the set.
I want to know if there is a better move for the set than Crunch.
This is in-game and competitive, so sorry if it should be asked on Batte Subway.

asked Sep 27, 2012 by Poke'slash

2 Answers

3 votes
 
Best answer

Crunch has somewhat repetitive coverage with X-Scissor IMO, I suggest you go with Hone Claws, because if it has the ability hustle it's accuracy will be normal and you will have the equivalent of a swords dance boost, if you don't have hustle, it is still a viable move.

answered Sep 27, 2012 by |SentByRavens|
selected Dec 11, 2012 by Mewderator
i agree with ya
I don't have Hustle. I have Swarm.
As I said, Hone Claws is still the way to go even though you don't have hustle.
I upvoted both of you. Thanks guys.
1 vote

Crunch is more reliable and a chance to lower defense is awesome.Crunch deals damage and has a 20% chance of lowering the target's Defense by one stage.

answered Sep 27, 2012 by Exca le roi
Really? Didn't know about the Defense thing.
I'll up vote both of you. No BA, because I need to think about this for a while.