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Battle Armor (Ability)

Battle Armor カブトアーマー
Kabuto Armor
Flavor text
Generation III
Blocks critical hits.
Generation IV
The Pokémon is protected against critical hits.
Generation V
The Pokémon is protected against critical hits.
Generation VI
Protects the Pokémon from critical hits.

Battle Armor (Japanese: カブトアーマー Kabuto Armor) is an Ability introduced in Generation III. Eight Pokémon can have this Ability.

Effect

In battle

Battle Armor prevents the opponent from landing a critical hit.

Outside of battle

Battle Armor has no effect outside of battle.

Pokémon with Battle Armor

# Pokémon Types First Ability Second Ability Hidden Ability
Cubone Cubone Ground Ground Rock Head Lightning Rod Battle Armor
Marowak Marowak Ground Ground Rock Head Lightning Rod Battle Armor
Kabuto Kabuto Rock Water Swift Swim Battle Armor Weak Armor
Kabutops Kabutops Rock Water Swift Swim Battle Armor Weak Armor
Anorith Anorith Rock Bug Battle Armor None Swift Swim
Armaldo Armaldo Rock Bug Battle Armor None Swift Swim
Skorupi Skorupi Poison Bug Battle Armor Sniper Keen Eye
Drapion Drapion Poison Dark Battle Armor Sniper Keen Eye
Please note that this is only 100% accurate to Generation VI games.
  • For Generation III games, ignore Abilities introduced in Generation IV and Hidden Abilities.
  • For Generation IV games, ignore Hidden Abilities.
  • For Generation V games, ignore Abilities introduced in Generation VI.

Trivia

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 甲蟲盔甲 Jiǎchóng Kuījiǎ
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Gevecht pantser
France Flag.png French Armurbaston
Germany Flag.png German Kampfpanzer
Italy Flag.png Italian Lottascudo
South Korea Flag.png Korean 전투 무장 Jeontu Mujang
Portugal Flag.png Portuguese Armadura de Batalha
Spain Flag.png Spanish Armadura Batalla*
Armad. Bat.*


Variations of the Ability Battle Armor
Battle ArmorShell Armor
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Last modified on 28 April 2014, at 18:38