There are plenty of useful Dark-type moves for players to use in Pokémon Legends: Arceus. Dark-type moves cover a lot of bases and can come in handy in battle with their super effectiveness against Psychic and Ghost-type Pokémon. Some of the strongest Dark-type moves are Crunch, Dark Pulse, and Night Slash.
Other Dark-type moves in Pokémon Legends: Arceus
|Crunch||Physical||80||100||15||May lower opponent’s defense|
|Dark Pulse||Special||80||100||15||Might cause opponents to|
|Night Slash||Physical||70||100||15||Increased chance of|
|Bite||Physical||60||100||25||Might cause opponents to|
|Ceaseless Edge||Physical||65||90||15||Will continue to damage opponent|
over the next few turns
|Dark Void||Status||–||50||10||Will put all adjacent|
opponents to sleep
|Nasty Plot||Status||–||–||20||Will raise user’s Special attack|
|Snarl||Special||55||95||15||Will lower opponent’s Special|
Related: Pokémon Legends: Arceus Type Effectiveness Guide
Players should be sure to keep in mind whether a move is a Special or Physical attack. Most Pokémon are better at one than the other, and pairing a move to a Pokémon’s stats can make them perform much better in battle.
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