Is Weakness policy a good item?

Weakness Policy may not be the best item, but it is certainly useful on a lot of Pokemon in the tier for its unprecedented sweeping potential.

What does a weakness policy do Pokemon?

Weakness Policy is an item that’s seen a lot of competitive use since it was first introduced in Pokémon X and Y. If a Pokémon holding the item is hit by a super-effective move, it will raise its Attack and Special Attack stats by two stages. This only happens once before the item is “consumed.”

Does weakness policy work multiple times?

If multiple Pokémon each holding a Weakness Policy are hit by a super effective move at once, each hit Pokémon will consume its Weakness Policy before Symbiosis transfers any item (including Weakness Policies).

Does weakness policy work with substitute?

1 Answer. No, just like the Absorb Bulb and Cell Battery, you must take damage from a super effective move for Weakness Policy to activate.

Does Leech Seed activate weakness policy?

No it doesnt activate weakness policy.

Does stealth rocks activate weakness policy?

Weakness Policy now activates when a rock weak Pokemon takes stealth rock damage upon switch-in.

Is leech seed better than Giga Drain?

The advantage of leech seed is that you don’t have to reuse it every time unlike the “drains”. If you want a good amount of damage\HP absorbtion each time, I go with giga drain. This is according to FireRed so might be a bit off since yours is Diamond.

What are Pokemons weaknesses?

1 Answer. The most weaknesses that a Pokemon can have is 7 weaknesses. The Pokémon types that have 7 weaknesses include: Solrock and Lunatone are the only Psychic/Rock types but they are spared as they have the Levitate ability, removing the Ground weakness.

Are there any Pokemon without any weaknesses?

Starpower: Sableye, Spritomb, and Elektross are the only Pokemon with no weaknesses. But also Pokemon with no weaknesses can be electric types with magnet rise or for a temporary Pokemon with no weaknesses could be an electric type with air balloon.

How many Pokemon have “no weaknesses?

As of Black/White, there are 5 Pokemon (3 final-evos) that have no type weaknesses: Sableye (Dark/Ghost) Spiritomb (Dark/Ghost) Tynamo (Electric type + Levitate)

Does any type of Pokemon has no weaknesses?

Eelektross only has a Ground weakness which is negated with it’s Levitate ability, meaning it’s the only Pokemon that has no weaknesses. All pure Normal-type Pokemon have no resistances, but rather have neutral damage from everything except the Fighting-type.