Durant (Unova Pokédex. It is a Bug/Steel Type, and its is known as the Iron Ant Pokémon.) is the 138th Pokémon in the
Durant can have one of two Abilities: Swarm, which gives its Bug-Type moves a 50% Increase in power when its HP falls below one-third of its maximum; or Hustle, which increases the power of its physical attacks by 50% at the cost of Accuracy falling to 80%. A third Ability is available to Durant that come from the Dream World, the Truant Ability. This Ability prevents it from attacking on consecutive turns.
Durant doesn't evolve and doesn't have a pre-evolved form.
Durant is in the Bug Egg Group, and its Egg takes approximately 5,120 Steps to hatch. It takes Durant One Million Experience Points to reach Level 100.
Durant resembles an ant that is covered with a metallic hide. This hide is a natural defense mechanism to defend against predators.
Durant doesn't have any differences to differentiate between male and female.
Durant appears at Firebreathing Mountain Magma 3-3 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.
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Durant is listed as an Uncommon Card in the Noble Victories set.
Wild Durant are predominantly featured in the episode Battling the Leaf Thieves!
Durant has not made an appearance in the Movies.
Durant's Manga Information is unknown as of writing.
Durant is in the Borderline 2 (BL2) tier of competitive battling, which means that it is not used enough to be a part of the Underused (UU) tier but banned from the Rarelyused (RU) tier. Durant is not very good in UU, as it suffers immensely from poor HP and Special Defense stats that limit its switch in opportunities. It is very weak to Fire-type attacks and has 80% accuracy attacking moves due to Hustle, which is necessary for Durant to hit hard against opposing Pokémon. Durant does have a nice Speed stat and great power when backed by Hustle which can be further bolstered by Hone Claws, a move that helps Durant's accuracy issues as well. That does not change the fact that UU is a relatively unfriendly tier to Durant, which cannot impose its power as it did when it was in RU.
Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)
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