Best Nature for Tauros in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet

What's the best Nature for this bull?

Picking a Pokémon's Nature is no laughing matter. It is much more difficult than many players realize because a Pokémon's Nature can have a big impact on its performance in battle, especially in difficult gym battles. This guide will help players decide the best Nature for Tauros in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet.

What is the best Nature for Tauros in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet

Similarly to Mankey and Girafarig, Tauros has gotten a new form in the Paldea Region. This Tauros comes in three different forms, each with its own unique type. The stats for these Pokémon are all the same, so the Natures will likely be the same.

  • Adamant (+Attack, -Special Attack)
  • Lonely (+Attack, -Defense)

Tauros has a great Attack stat and access to some great Physical moves, so Adamant and Lonely will make perfect Natures for this Pokémon. Players should prioritize Physical moves over Special Attacks in battle to get the most out of these Natures and this Pokémon.

Related: Best Nature for Girafarig and Farigiraf in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet

How to choose the best Nature in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet

Choosing a Nature is tough because there is a lot to keep in mind to get the most out of your Pokémon. Players should look at a Pokémon's base stats, move pool, and their own playstyle to choose the best Nature.

While players should first look at a Pokémon's base stats to find Natures that complement them well, you should also check out a Pokémon's move set. This is because some Pokémon with great Special Attack stat, for example, don't have access to powerful Special Attack moves. This means that Natures giving an advantage to Special Attack stats would be wasted to a degree. The chart below can help players decide which Natures are best from the available options.

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 Wattrel and Kilowattrel in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet on Pro Game Guides!

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