Best Nature for Wattrel and Kilowattrel in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet

Which Nature should these bird have?

Choosing the right Nature for a Pokémon is not a decision that should be taken lightly, especially for players that want to dive into competitive battling. There are a lot of Natures to choose from, so it can be tough to narrow it down to the best options. This guide will help players pick the Nature that best suits Wattrel and Kilowattrel in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet.

What is the best Nature for Wattrel and Kilowattrel in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet

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Wattrel and Kilowattrel are new to the series and have some pretty decent stats. The best Nature for Wattrel and Kilowattrel in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet are:

  • Naive (+Speed, -Special Defense)
  • Hasty (+Speed, -Defense)

Since Wattrel and Kilowattrel rely heavily on their Speed stat in battle, similarly to Nymble and Lokix, can rely less on Defense and Special Defense. Because of this, Hasty and Naive are great options.

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How to choose the best Nature in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet

Choosing the right Nature can be confusing, but some tips can make a choice easier. Players should look at a few different things when choosing the best Nature, playstyle, base stats, and move pool. The trainer's playstyle should heavily influence the Nature of the Pokémon, which should ultimately reflect the role that the player uses the Pokémon for in battle. Strong Special Attackers should have Natures that complement that. Bulky defenders should have Natures that strengthen that aspect of their stats.

A Pokémon's base stats should also come into play. Players should choose Natures that increase a Pokémon's strongest stats and lessen its weakest. This is all also dependent on the Pokémon's move pool. If a Pokémon doesn't have any great Special Attacks, then players should avoid giving it a Nature that increases its Special Attack stat. The chart below can help players decide on a more case-by-case basis which Nature is best for them.

Best Nature Chart in Pokémon Scarlet and Violet

NatureIncreased StatDecreased Stat
LonelyAttackDefense
AdamantAttackSpecial Attack
NaughtyAttackSpecial Defense
BraveAttackSpeed
BoldDefenseAttack
ImpishDefenseSpecial Attack
LaxDefenseSpecial Attack
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 Squawkabilly in Pokémon Scarlet & Violet on Pro Game Guides!

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