now hits targets behind a Substitute.
(and likely Heal Bell) now lists every Pokemon that was healed, and what status condition was cured.
cannot call up Dragon Tail and presumably Overhead Throw. It is unknown what other new moves cannot be called by Assist.
's new damage formula uses the Attack of each attacker and Defense of the target, but its BP for each hit = 5 + (Base Attack of Attacker / 10). However, if the user's Attack is boosted through the use of an ability, move or item, all Beat Up hits will be boosted.
no longer breaks Reflect\Light Screen if the target is immune to it.
's damage is no longer typeless. and type resistance\immunities apply only to the Pokemon it hits. It can get STAB and it calculates damage using the SpDef of the target when it hits. Future Sight and Doom Desire cannot be queued up against the same target simultaneously.
now lasts exactly 3 turns.
no longer halves the Defense of the targets, making them effectively 250\200 power instead of 500\400.
now hits a Pokemon even if it doesn't use Protect\Detect, and still nullfies them. Is blocked by Fast Guard.
no longer hits through Wonder Guard even if it is not a super-effective attack.
: In-depth mechanic change. Check RefPedia/Smogon for list.
's "charging" message now shows up after the opponent switches a Pokemon, not before.
now raises the user's Attack and SpAttk. If the weather is Sun, Growht raises Attack and SpAttk two stages each.
now cures Pokemon with Soundproof.
-Hi Jump Kick
and Jump Kick
's recoil damage upon missing is now equal to 1/2 of the user's max HP.
-The trapping effect of moves with Ingrain
as a sole exception can no longer be Baton Passed
now prevents the use of Fling
no longer forces an immediate switch to another Pokemon; if the opponent\other Pokemon on the field still have to make their move, they will do so and then the turn will end.
now reflects Whirlwind, Roar, Disable, Spite, Spikes, Foresight, Encore, Torment, Taunt, Odor Sleuth, Miracle Eye, Embargo, Heal Block, Toxic Spikes, Defog, and Stealth Rock
now triggers Sucker Punch.
now raises the user's evasion by two levels.
becomes Earthquake in Wi-Fi battles.
such as Outrage
no longer lose 1 PP on subsequent turns against a Pokemon with Pressure.
no longer deals double damage if the target is switching out, but still deals double damage so long as the target moves first, even if it isn't attacking.
-A pure Flying type using Roost
now become Normal type for the rest of the turn instead of ???-type.
has a 30% chance of inflicting an accuracy drop in Wi-Fi battles.
no longer fails after the first use if the user is holding a Choice item.
steals Conversion, Wish, Recycle, Imprison, Healing Wish, Power Trick, Lucky Chant, Aqua Ring, Magnet Rise, and Lunar Dance
now raises the user's SpAtk exactly three levels.
now lasts 4 turns.
now lasts exactly 3 turns.
-If a Trick
user holding a Choice item swaps with another Pokemon holding a Choice item, they are not locked into Trick the turn immediately after.
now lasts exactly 3 turns.
no longer heals 50% of the recipient's HP. Wish now heals the recipient by 50% of the user's
max HP, rounded up. (If Shedinja uses Wish, it restores 1 HP.)
and Cloud Nine
now give an activation notification upon entering battle.
now only activates on the last hit of a multi-hit attack.
now activates if the previous Pokemon used U-turn to switch out and break an opposing Substitute.
now prevents the holder from using Rest during sunny weather
now grants immunity to Electric attacks, including Thunder Wave, as well as a SpAttk boost upon being hit with an Electric move. Ground-types with Lightningrod do not get a SpAttk boost from being hit with an Electric attack; type immunity takes precedence.
no longer prevents the Pokemon from becoming fully paralyzed.
-If your opponent or ally uses a consumable item, Pickup
will give the Pokemon the item used, provided they are not holding an item at the end of the turn. If multiple Pickup Pokemon are in play, the fastest will pick up a copy of the used Berry, and may or may not use it immediately.
now shows which abilities are swapped in battle.
gives the Pokemon's damaging attacks a chance to flinch, even ones with an existing side effect. Does not stack with King's Rock. Each hit of a multi-hit move has it's own flinch rate with Stench. The flinch rate seems to be approximately 8-10%.
now give immunity to Water attacks as well as a SpAttk boost upon being hit with a Water move.
: Always lets a Pokemon at full health to survive any hit with 1 HP, even if the ability has been activated before. If a Pokemon has both Focus Sash and Sturdy, Sturdy activates first.
now afflicts the attacker with Toxic poison instead of regular poison, if the Synchronize Pokemon is poisoned by Toxic\Poison Fang.
's holder receives neutral damage from Ground moves if it is part Flying type regardless of the Pokemon's other type.
now damages you if you hit a Substitute.
-Sleep counters now reset to their original number if the sleeping Pokemon is switched out.
-Trapping moves that deal damage (Fire Spin
, Sand Tomb
, etc.) now last 4-5 turns.
-Multi-hit moves now have 33.3% chance to hit either 2 or 3 times and 16.6% to hit either 4 or 5 times
-Rough Skin\Steel Thorns\Rugged Helmet synopsis:
-Multi-hit Move Synopsis: