Best Nature for Charcadet, Armarouge, & Ceruledge in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet

What Natures should these armored Pokémon have?

Deciding what Nature a Pokémon should have is serious business, especially for players trying to craft the perfect competitive team. There are a lot of different choices when looking at Natures, making the decision a difficult one. Charcadet has different evolutions, like Tandemaus, which can only worsen the situation. This guide can help players find the best Natures for CharcadetArmarouge, and Ceruledge in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet.

What is the best Nature for Charcadet & Armarouge in Pokémon Scarlet?

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Charcadet's evolution, Armarouge, is exclusive to Pokémon Scarlet and has slightly different stats compared to its Pokémon Violet-exclusive counterpart (Ceruledge). These are the best Natures for Charcadet and Armarouge in Pokémon Scarlet:

  • Bold (+Defense, -Attack)
  • Modest (+Special Attack, -Attack)

Armarouge specializes in its Defense and Special Attack stats, so it's best to focus on these with Bold or Modest when choosing a Nature. Because of its stats, Armarouge can be pretty versatile in battle.

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What is the best Nature for Charcadet & Ceruledge in Pokémon Violet?

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The Pokémon Violet evolution of Charcadet, Ceruledge, has stats that are a bit different from Armarouge's. The best Natures for Charcadet and Ceruledge in Pokémon Violet are:

  • Careful (+Special Defense, -Special Attack)
  • Adamant (+Attack, -Special Attack)

Because Ceruledge has pretty great Special Defense and Attack stats, players should go with the Natures Careful or Adamant to strengthen these even further.

How to choose the best Nature in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet

Choosing the best nature for your Pokémon should be done carefully. There are a few different ways to choose the right Nature. One is by looking at a Pokémon's stats and choosing Natures that complement their best and downplay their worst. Another is to look at playstyle, choosing a Nature that complements the type of strategy employed during a battle, like Special Attack strengthening Natures for players that use Special Attacks. The chart below can give players an idea of their options when choosing a Nature for their Pokémon.

Best Nature Chart in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet

NatureIncreased StatDecreased Stat
LonelyAttackDefense
AdamantAttackSpecial Attack
NaughtyAttackSpecial Defense
BraveAttackSpeed
BoldDefenseAttack
ImpishDefenseSpecial Attack
LaxDefenseSpecial Defense
RelaxedDefenseSpeed
ModestSpecial AttackAttack
MildSpecial AttackDefense
RashSpecial AttackSpecial Defense
QuietSpecial AttackSpeed
CalmSpecial DefenseAttack
GentleSpecial DefenseDefense
CarefulSpecial DefenseSpecial Attack
SassySpecial DefenseSpeed
TimidSpeedAttack
HastySpeedDefense
JollySpeedSpecial Attack
NaiveSpeedSpecial Defense
Hardy--
Docile--
Bashful--
Quirky--
Serious--

Interested in other helpful Pokémon Scarlet and Violet guides and want to read more? Check out Best Nature for Pawmi, Pawmo, & Pawmot in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet on Pro Game Guides!

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