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Check out this Pokemon list of all Defender character in Pokemon Unite (Pokemon MOBA). Includes Pokemon with the Defender character Role, stats, Defenders lane, best items & more!

Table of Contents

All Roles List
Attackers Defenders All-Rounders
Speedsters Supporters -

Defender Pokemon Character Role - Stats

List Of Defender Pokemon

PokemonBase StatsDifficulty
BlastoiseBlastoise Offense: (4)
Endurance: (7)
Mobility: (4)
Scoring: (4)
Support: (6)
CrustleCrustle Offense: (3)
Endurance: (8)
Mobility: (3)
Scoring: (4)
Support: (6)
SlowbroSlowbro Offense: (3)
Endurance: (8)
Mobility: (3)
Scoring: (3)
Support: (8)
SnorlaxSnorlax Offense: (3)
Endurance: (10)
Mobility: (4)
Scoring: (3)
Support: (5)

Defender Role - Best Items For Defender Pokemon

Held Item - Items That Increase Def & HP

Defenders will need to be the shield of the team, absorbing plenty of damage to support your teammates. Unsurprisingly, this means that they need to be able to withstand damage & moves! Focus on Def & HP as priority for this role.

Recommended Item - Rocky Helmet

ItemItem Effect / Description
Rocky Helmet Rocky Helmet Item Effect & Bonus
When you take damage, deal damage to nearby enemy Pokemon equal to 3% of your max HP.
-HP +18,
-Defense +0
Rocky Helmet increases Health & Def after a few upgrades, and can benefit from the additional AOE damage to nearby Pokemon based on your HP when taking damage.
Upgrade Priority

Battle Item - Healing Or Anti-Crowd Control

Defenders need to be able to respond to debuffs or crowd controls for them to effectively tank for their team. Full Heal can work well in most situations while Eject Button can help with positioning, but be aware that it has a slightly longer cooldown.

All Battle Items List

Recommended Battle Items

Item 5Full HealRemoves All Hindrances affecting your Pokemon40s
Item 1Eject ButtonQuickly moves your Pokemon in the designated location.55s
Item 2PotionRestore some of your Pokemon's HP30s

Defender Role - Lanes & How To Play

Preferred Lane - Top Or Bottom

Preferred Lane - Top Or Bottom

Defenders should take the top or bottom lane based on which lane the attacker goes to. However, if the supporter or all-rounder decides to go with an attacker, go to another lane.

Which Lanes to Play - Top, Mid, Bottom Lane Roles Guide

Pokemon With Tons Of HP & Defense

Pokemon With Tons Of HP & Defense

Defenders are bulky Pokemon with a high endurance stat that allows them to take a substantial beating. They can bear the heavier attacks of tough Wild Pokemon, and can secure precious seconds for the team to set up an attack during team fights. For example in the picture above, Crustle uses crowd control to disrupt Cinderance while tanking the other Pokemon.

List Of Wild Pokemon

Good At Stopping Enemies From Scoring

Defenders can sometimes hold a lane alone & prevent their opponents from scoring through harassment & crowd control. Strategic placement on the part of a defender can sometimes force opponents into the dilemma of wasting precious resources by trying to fight off an opponent that was designed to take damage. As staying in a goal helps recover HP and adds a shield, making a Defender in a goal very hard to uproot.

Scoring Guide - How To Score Points

Come With Strong Crowd Control

 Come With Strong Crowd Control

Another strength of Defenders is their powerful crowd control capabilities. Whether it's a stun, knockback, slow or immobilize, defenders can provide vital support to the team by preventing enemies from scoring, protecting teammates trying to score, covering retreats, or setting up for an ambush. Knowing when to deploy your moves is crucial for a defender's success.

All Moves List - Effects & Pokemon

Slow To Earn EXP Solo

Slow To Earn EXP Solo

Defenders have lower damage and might not be able to KO opponents alone. They are also slower when fighting Wild Pokemon on their own. Keep that in mind when you're defending lane on your own & make up for it by asking for help.

How To Level Up Fast - EXP Farming

Defender Role Tips

Apply Pressure By Closing In

Apply Pressure By Closing In

Defenders are tasked with defending goals or allies. When in combat & you have the necessary support, apply pressure by closing in the distance against opponents to keep them away from key targets. If you are on your own however, then play defensively and don't overextend yourself.

How To Play & Tips

Pair With Attackers For Combat

Pair With Attackers For Combat

Attackers are the complete opposite of Defenders, with high damage but low endurance. Cover each other's weaknesses by sticking together in combat & gain experience to level up as a team.

All Attackers List

Pokemon Related Articles

All Playable Pokemon


List Of All Battle Items

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