Status conditions are negative effects that an opponent can cause to your Pokemon’s performance in a battle. There are also remedies for status conditions. In this guide, we’ve given the cures for all Status Conditions in Pokemon BDSP.
Pokemon BDSP Status Conditions
It takes one move to damage your Pokemon’s entire performance in a battle and that is through Status Conditions. These conditions are caused by an opponent’s attacks but thankfully are curable.
Below is a list listing all Pokemon BDSP Status Conditions along with their respective cures.
There are 5 status effects in Pokemon Brilliant Diamond, Shining Pearl. They are as follows:
Poison Status Condition
This is one of the most dangerous of all status effects. If your Pokemon is affected by Poison in a battle, its HP will decrease at the end of every turn and in case your Pokemon doesn’t pass out, it will continue dealing with the effect even after the battle is over.
In addition to that, it will start losing Health per four steps unless it’s cured.
There are two ways to cure Poison. One is by eating an animal. AntidoteOr Pecha Berry. There are also three Abilities that can affect Poison. Magic Guard and Immunity And Poison Heal.
Paralysis Status Condition
If your Pokemon is caught in the Paralysis Status Condition then It’ll start losing its speed and occasionally won’t be able to move and execute its attacks (¼ chance to be precise).
There are two ways to cure paralysis. One is by consuming a Paralyz HealOr Cherry Berry. Also, Limber This ability protects your Pokemon against Paralysis.
Condition of Burn Status
If your Pokemon has been burned, its Health and stats will slowly decrease at the end every turn.
The Burn Cure
You will need to treat a Burn. Burn Heal And a Rawst Berry. Other factors include Burn abilities such as Water Veil, Heatproof And Flare Boost.
Sleep Status Condition
The Sleep Status Condition causes your Pokemon to fall asleep from the 5th turn. You can either let it wake up naturally or use items to get it up.
You’ll need plenty of Items and moves to wake any Pokemon from a deep sleep. These cases require you to Awakening, Rawst Berry, Uproar And Wake-Up Slap.
Other factors include Abilities like Insomnia,Vital Spirit, Worry Seed and Sleep TalkAnd Snore.
Condition of Freeze
A Pokemon that has fallen prey to the Freeze Condition Condition will be frozen and will not defrost until it is turned randomly during a battle.
Either wait for the defrost to occur naturally, or you can use a Fire type attack like Flame Wheel, Flare BlitzAnd Sacred Fire. Other methods include consumingIce Heal And Aspear Berry You can also use it as a backup. Magma ArmorOr Sunny Day To prevent the Freeze.
Hidden Status Conditions
Beyond the two standard Status Conditions in Shining Pearl or Brilliant Diamond, there are five hidden conditions that can affect your Pokemon.
These status effects may occur simultaneously with standard battle status conditions.
This is actually a funny condition in which a Pokemon gets confused about who to attack and so it starts causing damage to itself during battle.
After a few turns, the side effect will wear off. You can still use the side effect.Own Tempo And Tangled FeetTo avoid confusion.
A special type condition that only applies to Ghost Type Pokemons. If executed successfully, the Pokemon deals damage equal to ¼ of its total Health upon each turn.
The effect is gone after the battle is finished.
This Condition can be used by the opponent Pokemon to attract a Pokemon from the opposite gender. It prevents them from attaching during battle.
The Infatuation Cure
The effect ends after either the wielder leaves the battle or the one who’s effected by the move. You can also useCute Charm, but not so obvious And Destiny Knot To Prevent Infatuation
Any Pokemon caught in Flinch won’t be able to attack during this turn.
You can use this to prevent Flinching Inner Focus, Steadfast, King’s Rock And Razor Fang.
Bind and trap
Upon being trapped or bound, your Pokemon can’t be switched up till your 5th turn or so and sometimes if the opposition is against a wild Pokemon then there’s no option to switching at all and on top of it the Pokemon deals damage at the end of each turn.
Bind and trap Cure
Use Smoke Ball, Shed Shell & Grip ClawThese abilities will be invaluable in your fight against these conditions. However, you may also need to have the ability to Run Away And Rapid Spin
Immunities to Status Conditions
Certain types of Pokemon are completely immune to certain types of Status effects and conditions in Pokemon Shining Pearl and Pokemon Brilliant Diamond.
Below is a list with Immune Pokemon