Competitive Information for Dustox [Sword/Shield]

Competitive Pokemon Sword/Shield Movesets and Strategies for Dustox dustox
Base Stats for Dustox

Bug / Poison

Abilities:
Compound EyesCompound Eyes: This Pokemon's moves have their accuracy multiplied by 1.3.
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Shield DustShield Dust: This Pokemon is not affected by the secondary effect of another Pokemon's attack.

Weakness Chart for Bug/Poison-type:
Bug
Dark
Dragon
Electric
Fairy
Fighting
Fire
Flying
Ghost
0.5x
  
  
  
0.5x
0.25x
2x
2x
  
Grass
Ground
Ice
Normal
Poison
Psychic
Rock
Steel
Water
0.25x
  
  
  
0.5x
2x
2x
  
  
¼x
½x
2x
4x

Movesets for Singles


What is a good competitive moveset for Dustox? These builds have been optimized for Pokemon competing in Sword/Shield Single Battles. The movesets and EVs have been specifically calibrated to deal the most amount of damage to the largest group of potentially common opponents and typing threats for the Sword/Shield generation metagame.


Dustox is a wonderful Bug and Poison-typed Pokemon. It's a super common sight to see Dustox out in the 8th generation battlefield. Dustox is weak to Fire, Flying, Psychic, and Rock-typed attacks.




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Movesets for Doubles


What is a good doubles moveset for Dustox? These builds have been optimized for Sword/Shield Double Battles. They have movesets and EVs specifically calibrated to generally work best versus multiple Pokemon at once as well as helping to support other team members and allys in the Sword/Shield generation metagame.




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Movepool


Wondering what moves can Dustox learn? Here is the list of moves this Pokemon can learn in this selected generation.
Sort and organize the learnset by move type, category, accuracy, and power. Bolded moves will gain the same-type attack bonus (STAB) if this Pokemon uses them.


Cat
Type
Movename
Damage
Accuracy
PP
Effect

Combo List


These are a list of several common move combinations Dustox can perform in Sword/Shield. Not every combo going to be game-changing, but some can be pretty fun to play with. Sometimes these can be easily overlooked or forgotten, hence why we find and list them here. Discover what items, abilities, and moves this Pokemon can use in combination with each other to gain a strategic advantage in competitive battles.


Competitive SS Move and Ability Combos for Dustox

Create a build


Have an idea in mind for Dustox that you'd like to test? Customize the IVs, EVs and their Sword/Shield moveset. This area allows you to examine the typing coverages of selected moves and stat variances.



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Optimize Dustox's EVs for Sword/Shield




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