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2 votes

Its a little gimmicky bumt well, who cares.


The sets;

Whimsicott @ Icicle Plate
Trait: Prankster
EVs: 252 Spd / 252 HP / 4 SDef
Timid Nature
- Leech Seed
- Stun Spore
- Switcheroo
- Toxic

Arceus @ Leftovers
Trait: Multitype
EVs: 252 SAtk / 252 Spd / 4 SDef
Modest Nature
- Recover
- Judgment
- Shadow Ball
- Focus Blast

Sableye @ Zap Plate
Trait: Prankster
EVs: 252 SDef / 252 HP / 4 Def
Calm Nature
- Night Shade
- Recover
- Will-O-Wisp
- Trick

>:D You Get it now? I have that Powerful BoltBeam in the form of Judgement, So if a Kyogre Comes Into play i Trick The Zap plate to Arceus them Fry him up With a Jolt of Judgemennt :D

Would this work?I know that it Would be Hard to pull off, But Would it be Possible?

(I had this On RMT but I was told to move it)


2 Answers

3 votes
Best answer

>Multitype changes the type of the Pokémon with this Ability depending on the Plate attached. The item-removing effects of Thief, Covet, Trick, Switcheroo, and Knock Off will not work on a Pokémon with Multitype.

Trick, Switcheroo, Thief, Covet and Knock Off - all these item affecting moves don't work on Pokemon with Multitype.

The only way to make these moves work is using Skill Swap with Arceus and giving it another ability, but then the plates would be useless (unless Skill Swap is used again to give it Multitype back, in which case this will take way too many turns).


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so no?
What if i Put a Smeargle in instaed of Arceus?
Smeargle instead of Arceus...? What would Smeargle being doing? Fainting early on the battlefield is Smeargle's usual fate.
Oh right, You're saying giving Smeargle the same moveset as Arceus.

Have you seen Smeargle's stats? The reason why Smeargle nearly never has any attacking moves (except for FEAR strategies) is answered when you see its base 20 offences. In addition to that, Smeargle wouldn't get STAB from Judgement, not having Multitype itself.
ik that it sucks -.- i just really wanted to be able to use this
2 votes

I don't think you can trick with multitype, so most likely it won't work.

Hope this helps!