While the rest of the party prepared for a potential battle by swapping mons and increasing their abilities, Dave throws a knife at the shellfish while Slasher moves in to strike, while their target launches a volley of icicles at them, striking Punipuni, Rhea, Slasher, Collin and Dave each with a single icicle.
DS - Dave
CB - Collin
MS - Mueki
BD - Blake
Sl - Slasher
Pe - Pel Focus Energy
Cl - Opponent
Rh - Rhea +1 Defense Stage
Pu - Punipuni +1 Defense Stage
X - Frozen boxes. Impassable.
Dave's Arms Attack hits for 1 damage
Various mons are swapped
Slasher's Faint Attack hits for 12 damage.
Pel focuses, increasing her crit rate
Cl's Icicle Spear scores a critical hit on Punipuni for 2 damage, and normally hits Rhea for 16 damage, Slasher for 6 damage, Collin for 18 damage, and Dave for 20 damage.
Punipuni and Rhea curl up to protect themselves.