Best Nature for Toxel & Toxtricity in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet

Which Nature is best?

Picking a Nature for a Pokémon, let alone a whole team, can be overwhelming. There are a lot of choices and the decision is important for a Pokémon's ability to battle. This guide will help players choose the best Nature for Toxel and Toxtricity in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet.

What is the best Nature for Toxel & Toxtricity in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet

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Toxel and Toxtricity are powerful returning Pokémon, like Haxorus. The best Natures for Toxel and Toxtricity in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet are:

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

The best Natures for these Pokémon are Modest and Mild. This is because Toxtricity has a great Special Attack stat and also has access to some amazing Special Attack moves. These two Natures prioritize the Special Attack stat, raising it even higher and allowing trainers to take advantage of this in battle.

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How to choose the best Nature in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet

There are a few things players should pay close attention to when choosing the best Nature for a Pokémon. A Pokémon's base stats and move pool are extremely important and should be factored into the decision.

A Pokémon's move pool should be consulted because its Nature should boost the stat that will be used most frequently in battle. Pokémon that have a lot of Special Attacks should find a Nature that boosts the Special Attack stat, while Physical Attack users should find a Nature that boosts the Attack stat. The chart below can help players find the best option for them.

Best Nature Chart in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet

NatureIncreased StatDecreased Stat
AdamantAttackSpecial Attack
NaughtyAttackSpecial Defense
ImpishDefenseSpecial Attack
LaxDefenseSpecial Defense
ModestSpecial AttackAttack
MildSpecial AttackDefense
RashSpecial AttackSpecial Defense
QuietSpecial AttackSpeed
CalmSpecial DefenseAttack
GentleSpecial DefenseDefense
CarefulSpecial DefenseSpecial Attack
SassySpecial DefenseSpeed
JollySpeedSpecial Attack
NaiveSpeedSpecial Defense

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

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