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Old February 21st, 2014 (9:21 PM). Edited February 21st, 2014 by wolf.
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Here's an image of my team so I don't have to type it all out:

This is the run down: I am going to keep Gyarados, Mew and Cohagrigus no matter what. Gyarados is a good setup sweeper, nobody expects a burn, knockoff, defog Mew and Cohagrigus walls physical sweepers for days.

The problem here is Rhyperior, Landorus and Heatran. Landorus I would like to keep because most people expect a physical Landorus and switch in a wall. My Landorus is mixed and always catches people off guard. Rhyperior is a good physical wall but hardly ever does anything noticeable so I'm very willing to part with him, meaning I need some sort of physical wall replacement. My heatran set is a traptran and it occasionally has its uses, but like Rhyperior it doesn't work a majority of the time.

What can I replace Rhyperior, Heatran and MAYBE Landorus with to get better coverage?


Gyarados @ Life Orb
Ability: Moxie
EVs: 4 HP / 252 Atk / 252 Spd
Adamant Nature
- Dragon Dance
- Waterfall
- Stone Edge
- Earthquake

Mew @ Leftovers
Ability: Synchronize
EVs: 252 HP / 152 SDef / 104 Spd
Timid Nature
- Defog
- Knock Off
- Will-O-Wisp
- Soft-Boiled

Rhyperior @ Assault Vest
Ability: Solid Rock
EVs: 252 HP / 52 Atk / 204 SDef
Adamant Nature
- Earthquake
- Stone Edge
- Power-Up Punch
- Megahorn

Landorus @ Life Orb
Ability: Sheer Force
EVs: 4 Atk / 252 SAtk / 252 Spd
Naive Nature
- Earth Power
- Grass Knot
- Stone Edge
- Focus Blast

Heatran @ Leftovers
Ability: Flash Fire
EVs: 244 HP / 44 SDef / 220 Spd
Calm Nature
- Torment
- Substitute
- Magma Storm
- Protect

Cohagrigus @ Leftovers
Ability: Mummy
EVs: 252 HP / 4 SAtk / 252 SDef
Relaxed Nature
- Hex
- Will-O-Wisp
- Haze
- Pain Split

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Old February 21st, 2014 (11:11 PM).
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While Rhyperior does see use in OU as a Talonflame check, Wash Rotom does that better. It also takes away an unwanted Water weakness:
-Volt Switch
-Hydro Pump
-Pain Split/Rest
Nature: Bold
EVs: 248 HP/216 Def/44 Spe
Item: Leftovers/Chesto Berry

-Volt Switch
-Hydro Pump
-Hidden Power (Ice)/Thunderbolt
Nature: Modest
EVs: 228 HP/60 SAtk/220 Spe
Item: Leftovers

-Volt Switch
-Hydro Pump
-Thunderbolt/Hidden Power (Ice)
Nature: Timid/Modest
EVs: 4 HP/252 SAtk/252 Spe
Item: Choice Scarf

Cohagrigus is best played as an offensive Trick Room user. Support sets are better done by Trevenant or Gourgeist, IMO:

-Horn Leech/Wood Hammer
-Earthquake/Rock Slide
Nature: Impish
EVs: 252 HP/180 Def/76 Spe
Item: Leftovers/Lum Berry
Ability: Natural Cure

-Horn Leech
-Shadow Claw/Leech Seed
Nature: Careful
EVs: 244 HP/16 Def/248 SDef
Item: Sitrus Berry
Ability: Harvest

-Leech Seed
-Phantom Force
Nature: Impish
EVs: 252 HP/180 Def/76 Spe
Item: Sitrus Berry
Ability: Harvest

Gourgeist (Super Size):
-Leech Seed
-Seed Bomb
-Shadow Sneak/Protect
Nature: Impish
EVs: 252 HP/4 Atk/252 Def
Item: Leftovers
Ability: Frisk

Goodra also makes a neat Water resist:
-Draco Meteor
-Fire Blast
-Thunderbolt/Sludge Bomb
-Focus Blast/Dragon Tail
Nature: Modest/Quiet
EVs: 248 HP/252 SAtk/8 SDef
Item: Choice Specs/Assault Vest
Ability: Gooey/Sap Sipper

-Dragon Pulse
-Toxic/Dragon Tail
Nature: Calm/Sassy
EVs: 248 HP/8 Def/252 SDef
Item: Leftovers
Ability: Gooey/Sap Sipper

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