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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Flaaffy

Flaaffy
Wool Pokémon

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Flaaffy is a Electric Type Wool Pokémon, with a 15.7% Chance To Catch with a regular Pokeball. Flaaffy can be found with Static as an Ability and has a Medium Slow growth rate with a 2 Special Attack EV Yield. We recommend the Quiet Nature, based on 365 combined Base Stats.

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Flaaffy Stats and Abilities

Based on Flaaffy Base IVs we consider this pokemon E-Tier choice. Flaaffy Highest IV Stat is Special Attack 80 and the Lowest being Speed 45.

Tier Stat Base Min Max
F
HP70250344
E
Attack55103229
F
Defense55103229
D
Special Attack80148284
F
Special Defense60112240
F
Speed4585207
E
Total365
Flaaffy Detail
Best Held Items
Best Nature
Quiet
+10% Special Attack
-10% Speed
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Like/Dislikes
Likes: Dry
Dislikes: Sweet
EV Yield2 Special Attack
Growth RateMedium Slow
Catch Rate120 (15.7% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg GroupsField, Monster
Egg Cycles20 (4,884–5,140 steps)
Abilities Description
Static
Ability 1
If a Pokémon with Static is hit by a move making contact, there is a 30% chance the foe will become paralyzed.
Plus
Hidden Ability
Ups Sp. Atk if another Pokémon has Plus or Minus.

How To Evolve Flaaffy in BDSP

Mareep requires (Level 15) to evolve into Flaaffy and then (Level 30) to evolve into Ampharos.

Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution Evolution Requirement Final Evolution
Mareep
Level 15
Flaaffy
Level 30
Ampharos

Where To Find Flaaffy in BDSP

Flaaffy has 5 spawn locations in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 16-63 Mareep, within the Grassland Cave location using the Walking method.

Underground Pokemon Spawns
After you reach Check Points in the game progression NEW Pokemon will begin to spawn in the Grand Underground.
Start = Default spawns in the Grand Underground
Strength = After obtaining the TM96 Strength
Defog = After obtaining the TM97 Defog
7th Badge = After obtaining the Icicle Badge from Candice
Waterfall = After obtaining the TM99 Waterfall
National = After obtaining the National Pokedex.
World Pokemon Spawns
Interact = Limited to one
Common = 20% ~ 100%
Uncommon = 5% ~ 20%
Rare = 1% ~ 5%
= Morning Time
= Day Time
= Night Time
Location How To Catch Pokemon Spawns
Valley Windworks
20 - 5%
Mareep
Lv. 8-9
Route 222
20 - 5%
Flaaffy
Lv. 41-42
Whiteout Cave
National
Flaaffy
Lv. 16-63
Whiteout Cave
National
Mareep
Lv. 16-63
Sunlit Cavern
National
Flaaffy
Lv. 16-63
Sunlit Cavern
National
Mareep
Lv. 16-63
Grassland Cave
National
Flaaffy
Lv. 16-63
Grassland Cave
National
Mareep
Lv. 16-63

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Flaaffy Weakness

Flaaffy is a Electric Type pokemon. This will cause Flaaffy to take More Damage from Ground Type Moves, and Less Damage from Flying, Steel, Electric Type moves.

Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
2.0x
More Damage
Ground
0.5x
Less Damage
Flying
Steel
Electric
0.25x
Less Damage
Immune to Damage

What pokemon is Flaaffy Weak Against?

Tier Pokemon
S
Groudon
S
Garchomp
A
Swampert
A
Rhyperior
A
Mamoswine

What pokemon is Flaaffy Strong Against?

Tier Pokemon
S
Lugia
S
Ho-Oh
S
Rayquaza
S
Dialga
S
Dragonite
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Best Moves Flaaffy in BDSP

Best Moveset for Flaaffy Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Lvl Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
56
Thunder
Special
165
70 10 May paralyze opponent.
20
Take Down
Physical
90
85 20 User receives recoil damage.
38
Discharge
Special
120
100 15 May paralyze opponent.
34
Power Gem
Special
80
100 20 The user attacks with a ray of light that sparkles as if it were made of gemstones.

Best Moveset for Flaaffy TM Moves based on Power.

TM Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
TM01
Focus Punch
Physical
150
100 20 If the user is hit before attacking, it flinches instead.
TM25
Thunder
Special
165
70 10 May paralyze opponent.
TM23
Iron Tail
Physical
100
75 15 May lower opponent's Defense.
TM24
Thunderbolt
Special
135
100 15 May paralyze opponent.
STAB: (Same Type Attack Bonus) When a Pokemon uses a Move Type that is the Same as the Pokemon's Type, it will receive a 50% Bonus to Power. Moves Affected by this Highlighted in
Red Text
.

Flaaffy Level Up Moves

List of Moves Flaaffy can learn by reaching higher levels in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl.

Lvl Move Desc
1
Tackle
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 35
Physical

A physical attack in which the user charges and slams into the target with its whole body.
1
Growl
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 40
Status

Lowers opponent's Attack.
4
Thunder Wave
Power: —
Acc: 90
PP: 20
Status

Paralyzes opponent.
8
Thunder Shock
Power:
60
Acc: 100
PP: 30
Special

May paralyze opponent.
11
Cotton Spore
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 40
Status

Sharply lowers opponent's Speed.
16
Charge
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Raises user's Special Defense and next Electric move's power increases.
20
Take Down
Power: 90
Acc: 85
PP: 20
Physical

User receives recoil damage.
25
Electro Ball
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

The faster the user, the stronger the attack.
29
Confuse Ray
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Status

Confuses opponent.
34
Power Gem
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Special

The user attacks with a ray of light that sparkles as if it were made of gemstones.
38
Discharge
Power:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May paralyze opponent.
43
Cotton Guard
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Drastically raises user's Defense.
47
Charge Beam
Power:
75
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Special

May raise user's Special Attack.
52
Light Screen
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 30
Status

Halves damage from Special attacks for 5 turns.
56
Thunder
Power:
165
Acc: 70
PP: 10
Special

May paralyze opponent.
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Flaaffy TM Moves

List of Moves Flaaffy can learn using (TMs) Technical Machine Items.

TM Move Desc
TM01
Focus Punch
Power: 150
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

If the user is hit before attacking, it flinches instead.
TM16
Light Screen
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 30
Status

Halves damage from Special attacks for 5 turns.
TM17
Protect
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Protects the user, but may fail if used consecutively.
TM18
Rain Dance
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 5
Status

Makes it rain for 5 turns.
TM20
Safeguard
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 25
Status

The user's party is protected from status conditions.
TM23
Iron Tail
Power: 100
Acc: 75
PP: 15
Physical

May lower opponent's Defense.
TM24
Thunderbolt
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May paralyze opponent.
TM25
Thunder
Power:
165
Acc: 70
PP: 10
Special

May paralyze opponent.
TM31
Brick Break
Power: 75
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

Breaks through Reflect and Light Screen barriers.
TM32
Double Team
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 15
Status

Raises user's Evasiveness.
TM33
Reflect
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Halves damage from Physical attacks for 5 turns.
TM34
Shock Wave
Power:
90
Acc: —
PP: 20
Special

Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
TM42
Facade
Power: 70
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

Power doubles if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.
TM43
Volt Switch
Power:
105
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Special

User must switch out after attacking.
TM44
Rest
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User sleeps for 2 turns, but user is fully healed.
TM45
Attract
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Status

If opponent is the opposite gender, it's less likely to attack.
TM56
Fling
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Physical

Power depends on held item.
TM57
Charge Beam
Power:
75
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Special

May raise user's Special Attack.
TM58
Endure
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Always left with at least 1 HP, but may fail if used consecutively.
TM70
Flash
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Status

Lowers opponent's Accuracy.
TM73
Thunder Wave
Power: —
Acc: 90
PP: 20
Status

Paralyzes opponent.
TM82
Sleep Talk
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User performs one of its own moves while sleeping.
TM87
Swagger
Power: —
Acc: 85
PP: 15
Status

Opponent becomes confused, but its Attack is sharply raised.
TM90
Substitute
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Uses HP to creates a decoy that takes hits.
TM96
Strength
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

TM98
Rock Smash
Power: 40
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May lower opponent's Defense.
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