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Heatran @ Firium Z
Ability: Flash Fire
EVs: 16 HP / 216 SpA / 24 SpD / 252 Spe
Modest Nature
IVs: 0 Atk
- Magma Storm
- Earth Power
- Stealth Rock
- Taunt

The reason Heatran can afford to go Modest over Timid on this set is that this set appreciates the extra power and most Heatran checks run at least enough speed to creep timid anyway. You only lose about 25 speed that means the key threats you lose the speed war to are Rain Sweepers without rain, Mega-Tyranitar, Max Speed Mega-Scizor, Max Speed Tapu Bulu, and stuff with decent speed like Mew and Tapu Fini running a slower set to get more bulk.

Let's go with trappers.
 
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Dugtrio @ Groundium Z
Ability: Arena Trap
EVs: 252 Atk / 4 Def / 252 Spe
Adamant Nature
- Earthquake
- Screech
- Substitute
- Memento

I'm trappin', I'm trappin', I'm trappin (dugtrio)
Hit you, you don't know what happened (sukkah punch)


Let's go with the move Memento!
 

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Uxie @ Mental Herb
Ability: Levitate
EVs: 252 HP / 116 Def / 140 SpD
IVs: 0 Spe
Relaxed Nature
- Trick Room
- Stealth Rock
- Memento
- Magic Coat

Uxie creates an environment for sweepers to flourish in Trick Room with this set.

With that said, let's go with Trick Room Users/Abusers.
 

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252 Atk, 252 Hp, 4 Sp. Def
Moves:
- Trick Room
- Iron Head
- Earthquake
- Superpower

Weakness policy!
 

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Ugh, that ****ty item. I hate it more than Ass Vest.

Aegislash @ Weakness Policy
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EVs: 4 Def, 252 SpA, 252 Spe
Timid Nature
- Automize
- Shadow Ball
- Flash Cannon
- Hidden Power Ice

This was just one painful set that Aegislash could run. It could soak a hit from your counter, use it to make itself stronger, then annihilate you. One of few good users of the time and this was mainly a lure/niche set.

Let's go with +2 Speed Boosting Moves.
 

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Kingler@Darkinium Z
Ability: Sheer Force
EVs: 252 Atk/252 Spe/4 Def
Jolly Nature
-Agility
-Liquidation
-Knock Off
-Hone Claws
Z Hone Claws Raises attack 2 stages and Accuracy 1.

So how about using a Z status move?
 

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:roserade: @ Grassium Z
Ability: Technician
EVs: 252 SpA / 4 SpD / 252 Spe
Modest Nature
-Sleep Powder
-Energy Ball
-Sludge Bomb
-Hidden Power [Fire]

Show me a sleep inducing effect!
 

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Gengar @ Life Orb
Ability: Cursed Body
EVs: 252 SpA / 4 SpD / 252 Spe
Timid Nature
IVs: 0 Atk
  • Hypnosis
  • Shadow Ball
  • Focus Blast
  • Sludge Wave
Show me a pokemon with Cursed Body.
 
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Jellicent @ Leftovers
Ability: Cursed Body
EVs: 252 HP / 4 Def / 252 SpD
Calm Nature
-Recover
-Toxic
-Scald
-Hex

How about a Pokemon holding Groundium Z?
 

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Landorus @ Groundium Z
Ability: Intimidate
EVs: 252ATK / 4 HP / 252 SPE
Jolly nature
Earthquake
Stealth Rock
Defog
Stone Edge

How about something with Belly Drum
 

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Linoone @ Figy Berry
Ability: Gluttony
EVS: 4 HP / 252 ATK / 252 SPE
Jolly Nature
  • Belly Drum
  • Extreme Speed
  • Shadow Claw
  • Stomping Tantrum

Show me an Anti-Hazard Pokémon set.
 

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Empoleon @Leftovers
Ability: Torrent
EVs: 252 HP/180 Def/76 SpD
Calm Nature
Moves
  • Scald
  • Defog
  • Toxic
  • Protect
Je Suis Empoleon!

How about a Mixed Attacker set?
 

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Infernape @ Life Orb
Ability: Blaze
EVs: 252 Atk / 4 SpA / 252 Spe
Naive Nature (+Spe, -SpD)
-Overheat
-Close Combat
-Grass Knot
-Gunk Shot

Let me see something with Taunt!
 

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Haxorus @ Life Orb
Ability: Mold Breaker
Evs: 252 Atk / 4 SpD / 252 Spe
Jolly Nature
  • Dragon Dance
  • Taunt
  • Outrage
  • Earthquake
How about a user with Dragon Dance.
 

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Scrafty @ Life Orb
Ability: Moxie
EVS: 144 HP / 112 ATK / 252 SPE
Nature: Adamant/Impish
  • Dragon Dance
  • Drain Punch
  • Crunch
  • Poison Jab/Ice Punch
Show me a Pokémon that performs well under Trick Room conditions (doesn’t necessarily have to have the move, but it must be one that typically functions on TR teams).
 

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Escavalier @ Life Orb
Ability: Overcoat
EVs: 252 Atk / 128 Def / 128 SpD
Nature: Brave
IVs: 0 Spe
-Swords Dance
-Megahorn
-Iron Head
-Drill Run

This thing hits like a damn truck.

So, let's see you make use of Overcoat!
 
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