Best Nature for Girafarig and Farigiraf in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet

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Picking the right Nature for a Pokémon can be intimidating because of the number of choices, but players will have to decide if they want their Pokémon to be competitive. This guide will help players decide the best Nature for Girafarig and Farigiraf in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet.

What is the best Nature for Girafarig and Farigiraf in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet

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Girafarig is a returning Pokémon but similar to Mankey, it has a new evolution, Farigiraf. The best Natures for Girafarig and Farigiraf in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet are:

  • Rash (+Special Attack, -Special Defense)
  • Mild (+Special Attack, -Defense)

Since Girafarig and Farigiraf specialize in Special Attack and have a decent pool of Psychic-type moves to choose from, Natures like Rash and Mild can go great for their combat proficiency.

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How to choose the best Nature in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet

It isn't always easy to choose the best Nature for a Pokémon as a lot of thought goes into finding the right fit. Players should look at a Pokémon's base stats, move pool, and their playstyle when deciding on a Nature.

A Pokémon's base stats should be catered to, choosing a Nature that increases its strongest stat and lowers its worst stat. However, this is not always true, as some Pokémon with great Special Attack stats don't have good move pools filled with Special Attacks. In these instances, players should go with the Nature that the Pokémon can best utilize in battle.

Best Nature Chart in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet

NatureIncreased StatDecreased Stat
LonelyAttackDefense
AdamantAttackSpecial Attack
NaughtyAttackSpecial Defense
BraveAttackSpeed
BoldDefenseAttack
ImpishDefenseSpecial Attack
LaxDefenseSpecial Attack
RelaxedDefenseSpeed
ModestSpecial AttackAttack
MildSpecial AttackDefense
RashSpecial AttackSpecial Defense
QuietSpecial AttackSpeed
CalmSpecial DefenseAttack
GentleSpecial DefenseDefense
CarefulSpecial DefenseSpecial Attack
SassySpecial DefenseSpeed
TimidSpeedAttack
HastySpeedDefense
JollySpeedSpecial Attack
NaiveSpeedSpecial Defense
Hardy--
Docile--
Bashful--
Quirky--
Serious--

Interested in other helpful Pokémon Scarlet and Violet guides and want to read more? Check out Best Nature for Squawkabilly in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet on Pro Game Guides!

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