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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Miltank

Miltank
Milk Cow Pokémon

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Miltank is a Normal Type Milk Cow Pokémon, with a 5.9% Chance To Catch with a regular Pokeball. Miltank can be found with Thick Fat, Scrappy and Sap Sipper as an Ability and has a Slow growth rate with a 2 Defense EV Yield. We recommend the Impish Nature, based on 490 combined Base Stats.

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Miltank Stats and Abilities

Based on Miltank Base IVs we consider this pokemon C-Tier choice. Miltank Highest IV Stat is Defense 105 and the Lowest being Special Attack 40.

Tier Stat Base Min Max
E
HP95300394
D
Attack80148284
D
Defense105193339
F
Special Attack4076196
E
Special Defense70130262
C
Speed100184328
C
Total490
Miltank Detail
Best Held Items
Best Nature
Impish
+10% Defense
-10% Special Attack
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Like/Dislikes
Likes: Sour
Dislikes: Dry
EV Yield2 Defense
Growth RateSlow
Catch Rate45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg GroupsField
Egg Cycles20 (4,884–5,140 steps)
Abilities Description
Thick Fat
Ability 1
Thick Fat reduces the damage taken from Fire-type and Ice-type moves by 50%.
Scrappy
Ability 2
Enables moves to hit Ghost-type Pokémon.
Sap Sipper
Hidden Ability
Boosts Attack when hit by a Grass-type move.

How To Evolve Miltank in BDSP

The Pokemon Miltank does not have an evolution in the Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl Series.

Where To Find Miltank in BDSP

Miltank has 5 spawn locations in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 16-63 Miltank, 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
Route 210
100 - 20%
Miltank
Lv. 20
Route 209
100 - 20%
Miltank
Lv. 16
Sunlit Cavern
National
Miltank
Lv. 16-63
Spacious Cave
National
Miltank
Lv. 16-63
Grassland Cave
National
Miltank
Lv. 16-63

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Miltank Weakness

Miltank is a Normal Type pokemon. This will cause Miltank to take More Damage from Fighting Type Moves, and Less Damage from Ghost Type moves.

Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
2.0x
More Damage
Fighting
0.5x
Less Damage
0.25x
Less Damage
Immune to Damage
Ghost

What pokemon is Miltank Weak Against?

Tier Pokemon
A
Infernape
A
Blaziken
B
Lucario
B
Gallade
B
Poliwrath

What pokemon is Miltank Strong Against?

Tier Pokemon
B
Dusknoir
B
Gengar
C
Drifblim
C
Mismagius
C
Spiritomb
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Best Moves Miltank in BDSP

Best Moveset for Miltank Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Lvl Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
55
High Horsepower
Physical
95
95 10 The user fiercely attacks the target using its entire body.
45
Play Rough
Physical
90
90 10 May lower opponent's Attack.
40
Body Slam
Physical
127.5
100 15 May paralyze opponent.
30
Zen Headbutt
Physical
80
90 15 May cause flinching.

Best Moveset for Miltank 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.
TM68
Giga Impact
Physical
225
90 5 User must recharge next turn.
TM15
Hyper Beam
Special
225
90 5 User must recharge next turn.
TM52
Focus Blast
Special
120
70 5 May lower opponent's Special Defense.
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
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Miltank Level Up Moves

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

Lvl Move Desc
1
Tackle
Power:
60
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.
5
Rollout
Power: 30
Acc: 90
PP: 20
Physical

Doubles in power each turn for 5 turns.
10
Defense Curl
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 40
Status

Raises user's Defense.
15
Stomp
Power:
97.5
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

May cause flinching.
20
Heal Bell
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 5
Status

Heals the user's party's status conditions.
25
Headbutt
Power:
105
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May cause flinching.
30
Zen Headbutt
Power: 80
Acc: 90
PP: 15
Physical

May cause flinching.
35
Milk Drink
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User recovers half its max HP.
40
Body Slam
Power:
127.5
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

May paralyze opponent.
45
Play Rough
Power: 90
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Physical

May lower opponent's Attack.
50
Charm
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Status

Sharply lowers opponent's Attack.
55
High Horsepower
Power: 95
Acc: 95
PP: 10
Physical

The user fiercely attacks the target using its entire body.
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Miltank TM Moves

List of Moves Miltank 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.
TM03
Water Pulse
Power: 60
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Special

May confuse opponent.
TM10
Work Up
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 30
Status

Raises user's Attack and Special Attack.
TM11
Sunny Day
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 5
Status

Makes it sunny for 5 turns.
TM13
Ice Beam
Power: 90
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May freeze opponent.
TM14
Blizzard
Power: 110
Acc: 70
PP: 5
Special

May freeze opponent.
TM15
Hyper Beam
Power:
225
Acc: 90
PP: 5
Special

User must recharge next turn.
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.
TM22
Solar Beam
Power: 120
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

Charges on first turn, attacks on second.
TM23
Iron Tail
Power: 100
Acc: 75
PP: 15
Physical

May lower opponent's Defense.
TM24
Thunderbolt
Power: 90
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May paralyze opponent.
TM25
Thunder
Power: 110
Acc: 70
PP: 10
Special

May paralyze opponent.
TM26
Earthquake
Power: 100
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Physical

Power is doubled if opponent is underground from using Dig.
TM30
Shadow Ball
Power: 80
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
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.
TM34
Shock Wave
Power: 60
Acc: —
PP: 20
Special

Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
TM37
Sandstorm
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Creates a sandstorm for 5 turns.
TM39
Rock Tomb
Power: 60
Acc: 95
PP: 15
Physical

Lowers opponent's Speed.
TM42
Facade
Power:
105
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

Power doubles if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.
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.
TM52
Focus Blast
Power: 120
Acc: 70
PP: 5
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TM56
Fling
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Physical

Power depends on held item.
TM58
Endure
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Always left with at least 1 HP, but may fail if used consecutively.
TM68
Giga Impact
Power:
225
Acc: 90
PP: 5
Physical

User must recharge next turn.
TM73
Thunder Wave
Power: —
Acc: 90
PP: 20
Status

Paralyzes opponent.
TM74
Gyro Ball
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 5
Physical

The slower the user, the stronger the attack.
TM76
Stealth Rock
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Damages opponent switching into battle.
TM77
Psych Up
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Copies the opponent's stat changes.
TM80
Rock Slide
Power: 75
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Physical

May cause flinching.
TM82
Sleep Talk
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User performs one of its own moves while sleeping.
TM83
Bulldoze
Power: 60
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

Lowers opponent's Speed.
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.
TM95
Surf
Power: 90
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Special

Hits all adjacent Pokémon.
TM96
Strength
Power:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

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

May lower opponent's Defense.
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Miltank Egg Moves

List of Egg Moves Miltank can learn.

Egg Move Desc
Belch
Power: 120
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Special

User must have consumed a Berry.
Curse
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Ghosts lose 50% of max HP and curse the opponent; Non-Ghosts raise Attack, Defense and lower Speed.
Double-Edge
Power:
180
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

User receives recoil damage.
Hammer Arm
Power: 100
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Physical

Lowers user's Speed.
Present
Power: —
Acc: 90
PP: 15
Physical

Either deals damage or heals.
Seismic Toss
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

Inflicts damage equal to user's level.
Reversal
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

The lower the user's HP, the higher the power.
Helping Hand
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

In Double Battles, boosts the power of the partner's move.
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