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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Vespiquen

Vespiquen
Beehive Pokémon

Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Vespiquen is a Bug and Flying Type Beehive Pokémon, with a 5.9% Chance To Catch with a regular Pokeball. Vespiquen can be found with Pressure as an Ability and has a Medium Slow growth rate with a 1 Defense, 1 Special Defense EV Yield. We recommend the Relaxed Nature, based on 474 combined Base Stats.

Vespiquen Stats and Abilities

Based on Vespiquen Base IVs we consider this pokemon C-Tier choice. Vespiquen Highest IV Stat is Defense 102 and the Lowest being Speed 40.

Tier Stat Base Min Max
F
HP70250344
D
Attack80148284
D
Defense102188333
D
Special Attack80148284
D
Special Defense102188333
F
Speed4076196
C
Total474
Vespiquen Detail
Best Held Items
Best Nature
Relaxed
+10% Defense
-10% Speed
Caught in the Wild Held Item Chance
Like/Dislikes
Likes: Sour
Dislikes: Sweet
EV Yield1 Defense, 1 Special Defense
Growth RateMedium Slow
Catch Rate45 (5.9% with PokéBall, full HP)
Egg GroupsBug
Egg Cycles15 (3,599–3,855 steps)
Abilities Description
Pressure
Ability 1
Pressure makes any attack targeted at the ability-bearer - regardless of whether it hits - use 2 PP instead of 1.
Unnerve
Hidden Ability
Makes the foe nervous and unable to eat Berries.

How To Evolve Vespiquen in BDSP

Combee requires (Level 21, Female) to evolve into Vespiquen.

Base Form Evolution Requirement First Evolution
Combee
Level 21, Female
Vespiquen

Where To Find Vespiquen in BDSP

Vespiquen has 20 spawn locations in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl. You can find the Unevolved form Lv. 16-63 Combee, 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%
Combee
Lv. 5-15
Route 222
20 - 5%
Combee
Lv. 5-15
Route 221
20 - 5%
Combee
Lv. 5-15
Route 218
20 - 5%
Combee
Lv. 5-15
Route 215
20 - 5%
Combee
Lv. 5-15
Route 214
20 - 5%
Combee
Lv. 5-15
Route 213
20 - 5%
Combee
Lv. 5-15
Route 212
20 - 5%
Combee
Lv. 5-15
Route 211
20 - 5%
Combee
Lv. 5-15
Route 210
20 - 5%
Combee
Lv. 5-15
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Route 209
20 - 5%
Combee
Lv. 5-15
Route 208
20 - 5%
Combee
Lv. 5-15
Route 207
20 - 5%
Combee
Lv. 5-15
Route 206
20 - 5%
Combee
Lv. 5-15
Route 205
20 - 5%
Combee
Lv. 5-15
Fuego Ironworks
20 - 5%
Combee
Lv. 5-15
Floaroma Meadow
20 - 5%
Combee
Lv. 5-15
Eterna Forest
20 - 5%
Combee
Lv. 5-15
Sunlit Cavern
Start
Combee
Lv. 16-63
Grassland Cave
Start
Combee
Lv. 16-63
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Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl Vespiquen Weakness

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

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

What pokemon is Vespiquen Weak Against?

Tier Pokemon
S
Lugia
S
Ho-Oh
S
Rayquaza
S
Dragonite
S
Tyranitar

What pokemon is Vespiquen Strong Against?

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

Best Moveset for Vespiquen Lv Up Moves based on Power.

Lvl Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
40
Attack Order
Physical
135
100 15 High critical hit ratio.
32
Power Gem
Special
80
100 20 The user attacks with a ray of light that sparkles as if it were made of gemstones.
28
Air Slash
Special
112.5
95 20 May cause flinching.
1
Slash
Physical
70
100 20 High critical hit ratio.

Best Moveset for Vespiquen TM Moves based on Power.

TM Best Moves Type Class Power Acc PP Effect
TM68
Giga Impact
Physical
150
90 5 User must recharge next turn.
TM15
Hyper Beam
Special
150
90 5 User must recharge next turn.
TM62
Bug Buzz
Special
135
100 10 May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TM36
Sludge Bomb
Special
90
100 10 May poison 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
.

Vespiquen Level Up Moves

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

Lvl Move Desc
1
Slash
Power: 70
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

High critical hit ratio.
1
Struggle Bug
Power:
75
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Special

Lowers opponent's Special Attack.
1
Bug Bite
Power:
90
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Physical

Receives the effect from the opponent's held berry.
1
Sweet Scent
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Lowers opponent's Evasiveness.
1
Gust
Power:
60
Acc: 100
PP: 35
Special

Hits Pokémon using Fly/Bounce with double power.
1
Poison Sting
Power: 15
Acc: 100
PP: 35
Physical

May poison the opponent.
1
Confuse Ray
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Status

Confuses opponent.
4
Fury Cutter
Power:
60
Acc: 95
PP: 20
Physical

Power increases each turn.
8
Aromatic Mist
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 20
Status

Raises Special Defense of allies.
12
Fell Stinger
Power:
75
Acc: 100
PP: 25
Physical

Drastically raises user's Attack if target is KO'd.
16
Fury Swipes
Power: 18
Acc: 80
PP: 15
Physical

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.
20
Swagger
Power: —
Acc: 85
PP: 15
Status

Opponent becomes confused, but its Attack is sharply raised.
24
Aromatherapy
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 5
Status

Cures all status problems in your party.
28
Air Slash
Power:
112.5
Acc: 95
PP: 20
Special

May cause flinching.
32
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.
36
Toxic
Power: —
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Status

Badly poisons opponent.
40
Attack Order
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

High critical hit ratio.
40
Defend Order
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

Raises user's Defense and Special Defense.
44
Destiny Bond
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 5
Status

If the user faints, the opponent also faints.
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Vespiquen TM Moves

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

TM Move Desc
TM06
Toxic
Power: —
Acc: 90
PP: 10
Status

Badly poisons opponent.
TM11
Sunny Day
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 5
Status

Makes it sunny for 5 turns.
TM15
Hyper Beam
Power: 150
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.
TM36
Sludge Bomb
Power: 90
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May poison opponent.
TM40
Aerial Ace
Power:
90
Acc: —
PP: 20
Physical

Ignores Accuracy and Evasiveness.
TM42
Facade
Power: 70
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.
TM51
Roost
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 10
Status

User recovers half of its max HP and loses the Flying type temporarily.
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.
TM62
Bug Buzz
Power:
135
Acc: 100
PP: 10
Special

May lower opponent's Special Defense.
TM68
Giga Impact
Power: 150
Acc: 90
PP: 5
Physical

User must recharge next turn.
TM70
Flash
Power: —
Acc: 100
PP: 20
Status

Lowers opponent's Accuracy.
TM81
X-Scissor
Power:
120
Acc: 100
PP: 15
Physical

The user slashes at the target by crossing its scythes or claws as if they were a pair of scissors. This move has a heightened chance of landing a critical hit.
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.
TM89
U-turn
Power:
105
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.
TM93
Cut
Power: 50
Acc: 95
PP: 30
Physical

TM97
Defog
Power: —
Acc: —
PP: 15
Status

Lowers opponent's Evasiveness and clears fog.
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