Vespiquen is a Bug-type and Flying-type Pokemon first introduced in Generation IV in Pokemon Diamond and Pearl. It is also the evolved form of a female Combee. Knowing what Pokemon Vespiquen is strong and weak against will help you succeed while battling and catching it. By the end of this guide, you will learn Vespiquen’s weaknesses in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl.
What is Vespiquen’s Weakness in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl?
Vespiquen is a Bug-type and Flying-type Pokemon. It is weak against Rock-type, Fire-type, Electric-type, Ice-type and other Flying-type Pokemon. Rock-type moves will quadruple the damage to Vespiquen, while the other types will do double the damage. If you encounter any of these types of Pokemon while in battle, you should swap Vespiquen out for another Pokemon type that counters these. Below is a list of some Pokemon that are strong against Vespiquen:
Vespiquen also takes less damage from Bug-type, Grass-type, Fighting-type and Ground-type Pokemon moves. When attacking, Bug-type moves will do half their usual amount of damage to Vespiquen. Additionally, Vespiquen is immune to Ground-type moves. Grass-type and Fighting-type moves will also only do one-quarter of their regular damage. If you are fighting against Vespiquen, you want to avoid using these types of moves. Below is a list of some Pokemon that are ineffective against Vespiquen:
If you encounter Vespiquen, it is important to use Rock-type, Fire-type, Electric-type, Ice-type and Flying-type while attacking. Having any of these types in your party will help your chances of winning in battle against Vespiquen. Avoid using Bug-type, Grass-type, Fighting-type and Ground-type moves unless you have no other options. If you are against Pokemon that counter Vespiquen, you may want to swap her out for a more effective Pokemon.