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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Staraptor

Staraptor
Predator Pokémon

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Staraptor is a Normal and Flying Type Predator Pokémon, with a 5.9% Chance To Catch with a regular Pokeball. Staraptor can be found with Intimidate as an Ability and has a Medium Slow growth rate with a 3 Attack EV Yield. We recommend the Adamant Nature, based on 485 combined Base Stats.

Staraptor Stats and Abilities

Based on Staraptor Base IVs we consider this pokemon C-Tier choice. Staraptor Highest IV Stat is Attack 120 and the Lowest being Special Attack 50.

Tier Stat Base Min Max
E
HP85280374
A
Attack120220372
E
Defense70130262
F
Special Attack5094218
F
Special Defense60112240
C
Speed100184328
C
Total485
Staraptor Detail
Best Held Items
Best Nature
Adamant
+10% Attack
-10% Special Attack
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Like/Dislikes
Likes: Spicy
Dislikes: Dry
EV Yield3 Attack
Growth RateMedium Slow
Catch Rate45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg GroupsFlying
Egg Cycles15 (3,599–3,855 steps)
Abilities Description
Intimidate
Ability 1
Intimidate lower's the Attack of all opponents by one stage when the ability-bearer switches in (including the start of a battle).
Reckless
Hidden Ability
Reckless increases the power of recoil moves by 20%. By extension this means the amount of recoil damage taken will increase as more more damage is dealt (except for High Jump Kick and Jump Kick which have fixed recoil).

How To Evolve Staraptor in BDSP

Starly requires (Level 14) to evolve into Staravia and then (Level 34) to evolve into Staraptor.

Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution Evolution Requirement Final Evolution
Starly
Level 14
Staravia
Level 34
Staraptor

Where To Find Staraptor in BDSP

Staraptor has 12 spawn locations in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 26 Starly, within the Great Marsh location using the Walking method.

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 204
5 - 1%
Starly
Lv. 6-8
Route 203
5 - 1%
Starly
Lv. 4-6
Route 202
5 - 1%
Starly
Lv. 2-4
Route 201
5 - 1%
Starly
Lv. 2-3
Lake Verity
5 - 1%
Starly
Lv. 2-4
Trophy Garden
5 - 1%
Staravia
Lv. 16-17
Sendoff Spring
5 - 1%
Staravia
Lv. 52-54
Lake Valor
5 - 1%
Staravia
Lv. 34-36
Route 212
20 - 5%
Starly
Lv. 16
Route 212
5 - 1%
Staravia
Lv. 17-18
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Route 209
20 - 5%
Starly
Lv. 16
Route 209
5 - 1%
Staravia
Lv. 16-18
Valor Lakefront
100 - 20%
Staravia
Lv. 21-22
Great Marsh
20 - 5%
Staravia
Lv. 20-26
Great Marsh
20 - 5%
Starly
Lv. 26

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Staraptor Weakness

Staraptor is a Normal and Flying Type pokemon. This will cause Staraptor to take More Damage from Rock, Electric, Ice Type Moves, and Less Damage from Bug, Grass, Ghost, Ground Type moves.

Damage Types
4.0x
More Damage
2.0x
More Damage
Rock
Electric
Ice
0.5x
Less Damage
Bug
Grass
0.25x
Less Damage
Immune to Damage
Ghost
Ground

What pokemon is Staraptor Weak Against?

Tier Pokemon
S
Tyranitar
S
Articuno
S
Zapdos
S
Raikou
S
Regirock

What pokemon is Staraptor Strong Against?

Tier Pokemon
S
Groudon
S
Celebi
S
Garchomp
A
Swampert
A
Tangrowth
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Best Moves Staraptor in BDSP

Best Moveset for Staraptor Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Lvl Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
49
Brave Bird
Physical
180
100 15 User receives recoil damage.
1
Close Combat
Physical
120
100 5 Lowers user's Defense and Special Defense.
33
Take Down
Physical
135
85 20 User receives recoil damage.
28
Aerial Ace
Physical
90
20 Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.

Best Moveset for Staraptor TM Moves based on Power.

TM Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
TM68
Giga Impact
Physical
225
90 5 User must recharge next turn.
TM15
Hyper Beam
Special
225
90 5 User must recharge next turn.
TM94
Fly
Physical
135
95 15 Flies up on first turn, attacks on second turn.
TM42
Facade
Physical
105
100 20 Power doubles if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.
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
.

Staraptor Level Up Moves

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

Lvl Move Desc
1
Close Combat
Power: 120
Acc: 100
PP: 5
Physical

Lowers user's Defense and Special Defense.
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
Quick Attack
Power:
60
Acc: 100
PP: 30
Physical

User attacks first.
9
Wing Attack
Power:
90
Acc: 100
PP: 35
Physical

13
Double Team
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 15
Status

Raises user's Evasiveness.
18
Endeavor
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 5
Physical

Reduces opponent's HP to same as user's.
23
Whirlwind
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

In battles, the opponent switches. In the wild, the Pokémon runs.
28
Aerial Ace
Power:
90
Acc: —
PP: 20
Physical

Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
33
Take Down
Power:
135
Acc: 85
PP: 20
Physical

User receives recoil damage.
41
Agility
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 30
Status

Sharply raises user's Speed.
49
Brave Bird
Power:
180
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

User receives recoil damage.
57
Final Gambit
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 5
Special

Inflicts damage equal to the user's remaining HP. User faints.
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Staraptor TM Moves

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

TM Move Desc
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.
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.
TM32
Double Team
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 15
Status

Raises user's Evasiveness.
TM40
Aerial Ace
Power:
90
Acc: —
PP: 20
Physical

Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
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.
TM46
Thief
Power: 60
Acc: 100
PP: 25
Physical

Also steals opponent's held item.
TM47
Steel Wing
Power: 70
Acc: 90
PP: 25
Physical

May raise user's Defense.
TM51
Roost
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User recovers half of its max HP and loses the Flying type temporarily.
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.
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.
TM88
Pluck
Power:
90
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

If the opponent is holding a berry, its effect is stolen by user.
TM89
U-turn
Power: 70
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

User switches out immediately after attacking.
TM90
Substitute
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Uses HP to creates a decoy that takes hits.
TM94
Fly
Power:
135
Acc: 95
PP: 15
Physical

Flies up on first turn, attacks on second turn.
TM97
Defog
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 15
Status

Lowers opponent's Evasiveness and clears fog.
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