| Battle Armor
| Kabuto Armor
| Generation V
| The Pokémon is protected against critical hits.
Battle Armor (Japanese: カブトアーマー Kabuto Armor) is an Ability introduced in Generation III.
Battle Armor prevents the opponent from landing a critical hit, even if they would usually always land one such as with Frost Breath, Storm Throw or with Merciless (if the user is poisoned).
Outside of battle
Battle Armor has no effect outside of battle.
Pokémon with Battle Armor
In other games
|| Blocks critical hits.
|| Blocks critical hits on the Pokémon.
|| こうげきを きゅうしょに うけない
|| The Pokémon is protected against critical hits.
|| Moves don't hit the Pokémon critically! Never ever!
In the manga
In the Pokémon Adventures manga
- Blake's Kabutott is revealed to have Battle Armor as his Ability.
- Brock's Kabutops is revealed to have Battle Armor as its Ability.
In other languages