Scream Tail is a Paradox Pokémon in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet. It shares its Fairy and Psychic-type combination with other strong Tera Raid Pokémon like Gardevoir and Hatterene. Scream Tail's great stats and powerful ability make it perfect for Tera Raids. This may leave you wondering what the best Scream Tail build is for Tera Raids in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet.
Best moves for Scream Tail for Tera Raids in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet
These are the moves you should teach Scream Tail for Pokémon Scarlet and Violet Tera Raids.
- Play Rough
- Noble Roar
- Helping Hand
- Reflect/Light Screen (Optional)
These moves are good for Scream Tail in Tera Raids, as it allows it to be a support Pokémon but also deal damage. You can go with the Calm or Bold nature to increase its Special Defense or Defense. Lastly, ensure that it is holding the Booster Energy held item to trigger its ability Protosynthesis.
At the start of the Tera Raid, you should have Scream Tail use Noble Roar to decrease the opposing Pokémon's offensive stats. Then you can use Helping Hand to boost the offense of your own team. Wish should be used when you have taken damage, as this move will heal Scream Tail and increase its longevity. Once you have set up your support, use Play Rough to deal damage to the Tera Pokémon. You can also opt to replace Noble Roar with Light Screen or Reflect if you so choose.
For more information on Pokémon Scarlet & Violet, check out Best Hatterene Build for Tera Raids in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet and Best Gardevoir Build for Tera Raids in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet on Pro Game Guides.