Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Articuno is a Ice and Type Freeze Pokémon, with a 0.4% Chance To Catch with a regular Pokeball. Articuno can be found with Pressure as an Ability and has a Slow growth rate with a 3 Special Defense EV Yield. We recommend the Calm Nature, based on 580 combined Base Stats.
Articuno Stats and Abilities
Based on Articuno Base IVs we consider this pokemon S-Tier choice. Articuno Highest IV Stat is Special Defense 125 and the Lowest being Attack 85.
|Best Held Items|
↑+10% Special Defense
|Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance|
|EV Yield||3 Special Defense|
|Catch Rate||3 (0.4% with PokéBall, full HP)|
|Egg Cycles||80 (20,304–20,560 steps)|
|Pressure makes any attack targeted at the ability-bearer - regardless of whether it hits - use 2 PP instead of 1.|
Snow CloakHidden Ability
|Snow Cloak raises ability-bearer's evasion by 20% in a hail storm. It also gives immunity to damage by hail (if they are not already protected by being Ice type).|
How To Evolve Articuno in BDSP
The Pokemon Articuno does not have an evolution in the Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Series.