Best Defensive Pokemon
The Top Ten
Aggro is the wall defender on my team. In real life he would be even STRONGER in Double, Triple battles. Protect ally from hit. Ally defeated opponents Pokemon. Me and my Pokemon wins. The end
Aggron is my teams tank it has a great move pool and it can take a hit and deal one out with great power in attack and defense it's my go to, I named it accurately named it, Dooms-Day.
I created A cheer for him: Go Aggron you're the best you can destroy Anyone. Go Aggron yo can, head west while defending your nest! Go Aggron! Go Aggron! Go Aggron!
Aggron is amazing it can even learn protect and every pokemon should learn protect only 20 moves can go through it, it can also learn iron defenseV 31 Comments
Though you won't see many on competitive teams, shuckle practically absorbs both special and physical attacks, with a 230 base defense and a 230 based special defense. If it had more than a base 20 HP, shuckle would be a necessity for every team.
I mean it's basically made for defense which is why all it's other stats are so low, I mean come on, and the defense is also good because you can use moves that boosts your attack meanwhile they try get you and you can basically finish them. Also... it's cute while doing it's job right?
Shuckle is the ultimate defensive wall, with power swap it can become a destructive force. If you want a stall Pokemon, Shuckle can do great with sticky web access and contrary shell smash.
Need someway to survive that one incredibly overpowered physical attack? Or maybe you need something to absorb that match-ending Z-Move?
Well, say no more!
This fantastic creature known as a 'Shuckle' can do all of that and more! It can even become a savage tool of mass destruction if you can muster the courage to teach it Power Swap!
Incredibly well balanced, this Pokemon serves as both a team fortress and destroyer. When leveled up to 100 this Pokemon becomes the pride of the trainer and the symbol of greatness. Absolutely a majestic sight to behold.
Having one of the most useful moves, Magikarp destroys anything that stands in his way even before evolving into mighty Gyarados and can also play a defensive role pretty well. It also has good speed so nothing can escape its wrath.
No Pokemon can stand up to the great Magikarp. With its incomparable stats, not to mention Magikarp's great move pool including one of the best competitive moves ever, splash, this Pokemon can take down any other Pokemon.
Probably the best Pokemon that exists. One taps everything in a competitive team, and normally takes almost no damage. His move pool is diverse and interesting to fight against because you never know what you are going to get!V 65 Comments
180 defense AND special defense? DEFENSE form ATTACK form and SPEED form! Dude! This pokemon is everything in one! How could you not love it!
Defense means deoxys not other dumbs
Snap dis awesome
Dude This thing Has Speed,Attack,Defense all in one! how could you not love it!V 1 Comment
Very powerful in defense, it's a shame that his other stats aren't up to standard with his devastatingly strong defense. If you want a Defensive Pokemon in your team this is the guy.
A major Power house. If a human punched the bleed.
Stops physical attacks with ease and is a great pokemon to have in your party
I think Steelix is the best in defense!V 3 Comments
Very high defense, and in my opinion rock is better then steel
Not as good as steelix
It is the best defensive pkmn
With 160 base Defense, and eviolite, this is probs for the best physical tank ever
One of the most defensive non Ubers in the game, Skill Link gives multi-strike moves always hitting quintuple. Its only problem however is its Special Defense which is really low. But throw something Special Defensive on the team, such as Probopass or Umbreon and that problem is sorted.
Got great defenses and skill link with icicle spear and rock blast with shell smash and item focus sash makes it almost unstoppable
I use registeel in a lot of battles, it's a really good defensive and special defensive Pokemon in battle with friends or wifi
I took a long time to catch this thing. timer ball is a necessity. very defensive, and awesome robotic-looking Pokemon.
In my emerald my regirock has 431 base defense.
OK Reggie rock by stat wise has that tied 200 definitely with other Pokemon but he also has good attack and before fairy type came out it was only this guy to take down dragon types of the elite four
I think bastiodon because it's pretty cool and it's defense and special defense are both good
He would be by far my favorite Pokemon, don't care what other people say, I THINK HE IS A LEGEND!
Well Bastiodon is great in Defense and Special Defense 168 Defense and 138 Special Defense. How is that not good, Bastiodon can learn Stealth Rock too. So that makes it able to deal with focus sashes too. that's why I have it on my team.
It has an amazing base defense, and yet its base sp.def is still higher than other tanks, like ferrothorn and many othersV 4 Comments
Dude, Umbreon has awesome Base Defense, Sp. Defense and Health! She can take a Focus Blast or Punch and still survive. She can learn crippling moves like Toxic and if someone tries to bring down Umbreon, Heal Bell and Moonlight are the way to go!
Lovely mixed bulk. The way to go if you love stall. An excellent cleric, with access to both heal bell and wish, you can help your other Pokemon survive longer too!
My Umbreon didn't even faint from a fire blast or focus blast. I was surprised it had such awesome defense. Go Umbreon!
Meh AWESOMEV 10 Comments
With 190 base defense and 170 special defense, heatran has absurd stats. Alongside the insane defences, 110 base attack and special attack is retardedly broken when paired with its BASE 180 SPEED! THIS POKEMON IS AN ABSOLUTE DEVESTATION.
Toxapex is simple too tanky to ignore. Movesets such as Stockpile, Recover, Toxic, Infestation/Liquidation are a pain to deal with. Liquidation will make use of the Merciless ability while infestation forces the opponent to stay in battle while toxic and infestation chip away at their health. When you eventually do get to low health just use Recover and make all of those little kids throw their 3DS out of the nearest window!
Baneful bunker is OP.
You forgot its special move that acts like protect and will poison the enemy on contact. plus the fact that it's water/poison.
Toxapex is a tank. With maxed IV training, this Pokémon is impossible to stop. Pair it with toxic, venoshock, and withbthe merciless ability this Pokémon cannot be stopped. Weaknesses? It doesn't matter because this Pokémon will live through any hit.
With never-before-seen typing and outstanding movepool, this savage pokemon will stop at nothing to tear away its enemy. Its magnificent special defense is only outstripped by its own defense, which makes it extremely durable and able to take hits exceptionally well. - Rayquasar
Weedle is a necessity to any team his base stats are amazing and strong shot is best move 2k16
It is a worm A WORM it will tear through a mega rayquaza with ease a few poison stings and tackle is all it takes now repeat after me "all hail the mighty weedle" or he will kill all of your pokemon in the PC
UnbeatableV 3 Comments
Tyranitar is the best tanker
Tyranitar looks cool. And strong but has low speed. Its awesome looking!
By Hacker. Pk
Titled as the ARMOUR POKÉMON shouldn’t this Pokémon be #1 it is like a tank that can move automatically you could call it a war machine or muscle man but whatever you call it you can’t take away how strong it is it is #1 for strongest Pokémon GO TEAM TYRANITAR
Lugia has highest speed n defense n hp
Lugia has a high special defense along with great attacks, this Pokemon is hearted to be in a favourites team
Lugia is strong and has high defense with high hp. Of course the attack is suck. But speed is super
Blissey is a tank literally a wall nothing can actually take her down
Funny thing is... it has one of the lowest defenses in the game - Rayquasar
When I caught her, I named her wall
She looks like my dick when I'm hardV 5 Comments
Super strong and has such a cute evolution line, plus his defense is outstanding. He has a tree growing out of his back for crying out loud!
It's the continent pokemon, it can survive forest fires
With earthquake & higher defenses he can beat even fire types;perhaps grass-ground combo is great.
My torterra is the tank of my team even dusknor couldn't stand a chance
With a base defense of 131 and base special defense of 116, along with a grass/steel type advantage, this Pokemon can hold off entire teams.
Yes it's the best always pick it. Just always.
Pluse can learn both stealth rocks and spikes, can't be leech seeded, or spored!
Ferrothorn sangat berbagoosey gooseyV 1 Comment
How could you not love that moustache.
It can take any hit like its nothing except maybe a Close Combat or Earthquake
It is strong.
Amazing typing with2 immunities and great defense and special defense in shield form even has kings shield and that is better than normal protect aegislash is the best
With 9 resistances to some common typing such as flying,rock,bug,steel,grass, fairy,ice and the over-powerful psychic and important dragon resistance, this thing eats up hits. With the added immunity to ground type attacks(one of its few weaknesses) through its levitate ability and its move kings shield that blocks almost any attack. With an added 150 sp. definitely and 150 definitely while in shield form and 150sp. att and 150 att while in sword form it has the ability to strike back hard when it gets bored of tanking.
This thing is a pain to fight. With its dual forms and ability to make you completely ineffective and hit back hard,this for me is an essential addition to any defensive team
Just give it an assault vest or whatever it is called and you are set to go
150 base special defense is amazing, and 110 special attack makes it better. Really good gen 6 pokemon, and it's a psuedo-legendary.
It's a very good spd wall and good in both atk and spa
Metagross is the best tanker. You need to earthquake to kill best defensive pokemon in my competitive
It's a pseudo with 9 resistances!
Metagross is awesome. It does extreme damage while at the same time taking no damage exept from earthquake.
Base defense 140... enough said
Mewtwo is with too much sp. def and def, he is teleporting from any kill any pokemon move, can use psychic and evolve into mega x/y form! - mewtwo1
Mewtwo raises defense with the move "geomancy", he can learn this move,
he is too much speedy with speed boost can be speedy from ninjask with no guard and sheer cold like psychic, but ice only... (defense raise is the strongest for a joke)
Mewtwo is better to everyones than mega aggron on def. and spdef. - mewtwo1
Mewtwo is the only god and creator. this is real. becuase, "mewtwo" is genetic pokemon, and "mega mewtwo Y" is creator pokemon.
Looks "The creative one, SSGSS Frieza! ". - mewtwo1
Mega aggron has one of the most high defenses out of any pokemon
He's so tanky
Sleeps too much, but has too much defense for to kill him even though he gives you a head start or an advantage.
Outrage... no effect. random strong move... still no effect.
Snorlax is a giant squidgy ball of healthiness. With 160 base hp and 110 base sp. definitely. Once you get off 2 stockpiles this thing will soak up super effective hits like its nothing. With the ability to recover lost health through rest and sleep talk or even if you lose the sleep talk for curse and bite which further increases its definitely stat. Snorlax is a huge threat. I've swept teams with snorlax,taking a hit to give one back.
Come on! Wobbuffet do only have defense type moves and it's so low on the list?
BEST Pokemon EVER,I HAVE ONE I SHOULD KNOW
Chuggaaconroy made use of its defensive stat real well
My fortress is blissey her name is wall
Cloyster is a great pal with a big total of 180 (like aggron). It hasthe ability to launch all the spike attacks.
Seriously? 444hp at lv 100, 125 base defense and 135 base sp defense? This thing is a WALL. It can also learn moves like moonlight, toxic, double team and more! Another underrated legendary...
120 is a lot. Only one who beats him is Magikarp with OVER 9000!
Better than magikarp why is magikarp in top 10
HE the king
Magicarp has 900l sp def and def as well as 360420 hp
Chesnaught in my opinion is very slow but it has very high defense and attack
It's my second favorite pokemon it has a good mix of attack and defense
It has 122 defense, why is it so low on the list?
My favorite pokemon of all time. It has cool design and typing! Water/Steel is the best! Resistance can be your best defense, it will make your move -50% less damage. What can you ask for?
Not the best defensive stats but only 3 weaknesses to go along with 11 resistances and 1 immunity. Almost impossible to knock out.
Piplup and his evovel for are my favorite pokemon of all time
The myth, the legend, the god, the champ, and the GOAT
Are you Mental everyone who didn't for for him
His defense is amzing! Even though mine is only lv 36 it took out a lv 44 Bastiodon all on its own even though it had a MASSIVE disadvantage I think he should be number 1or if not 5 at least
Base defense stat is scary high and is a great trick room and willowisper
It is probably the best ghost type ever. It can wreck even Haxorus using will o wisp and shadow ball. Despite its low hp, it can survive a night slash from a weavile after crippling its high attack with will o wisp. Its special attack is great too.
It can Survive Xerneas' Moonblast after going through Geomancy
When it's a swadloon it learns protect so its awesome
It's the best defensive pokemon on my team along Aggron.
Sunkern has the best possible defense stat, with a crippling 40 across the board! Your opponents will be brought to destruction when you send out sunkern!
I use Sunkern in all ubers, give it eviolite and it has a impregnable 60 base defense. With 40 hp it's able to take many hits, it has synthesis for reliable recovery and with solar power it can sweep whole teams. It's solar beam will charge in 1 turn and with 40 base in both attacks it will be a great sweeper with it's 40 speed. Use it, you'll win.
He has a Great defense,pretty decent hp,and an actually impressive sp def because of sandstorm raising ir by 50%
This thing has amazing defense and can dish out some impressive hits as we'll he is bada**
Amoonguss has high base defense, if you really want a great Supportive lead Amoonguss is someone you should main.
1: Protect-every poke needs protect
2: Rage Powder-if there are any threats toward your other poke use this move, Rage Powder forces your opponent to attack you during the turn you use it in, it's also probably the most supportive move on Amoonguss (best in doubles)
3: Giga Drain-if damage use to heal
4: Spore-puts the opponents poke to sleep so your other can attack it
Item: Rocky Helmet/Black Sludge
Nature: Bold (+definitely-Atk)
EV Spread: 252 definitely/248 HP/8 SpA
This fish is a complete MONSTER when it comes to competitive play, with defensive stats that really can't be out matched.. I know it's globally hated in the community, but that will never stop me from loving Alomomola
Alomomola is horrible, it only has hp to it's name and Jellicent can be defensive water type any day. Only use this if you want a challenge.
It is so goood111111
Obviously the most bulky Pokemon.
In Altered Forme, Giratina has 150 HP, 120 definitely and 120 SPDEF. Only thing Bulkier is Groudon (Physically) and Blissey (Specially). Giratina is both!
Girantina is the ultimate Tank.
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