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Electric Surge エレキメイカー
Electric Maker
Flavor text
Generation VII
Turns the ground into Electric Terrain when the Pokémon enters a battle.
Generation VIII
Currently unknown

Electric Surge (Japanese: エレキメイカー Electric Maker) is an Ability introduced in Generation VII. It is the signature Ability of Tapu Koko.



In battle

When a Pokémon with Electric Surge enters the battle, it creates the effect of the move Electric Terrain on the battlefield.

Outside of battle

Electric Surge has no effect outside of battle.

Pokémon with Electric Surge

# Pokémon Types First Ability Second Ability Hidden Ability
Tapu Koko Tapu Koko Electric Fairy Electric Surge None Telepathy
Please note that this is only 100% accurate to Generation VII games.
  • For Generation III games, ignore Abilities introduced in Generation IV or later and Hidden Abilities.
  • For Generation IV games, ignore Hidden Abilities.
  • For Generation V games, ignore Abilities introduced in Generation VI or later.
  • For Generation VI games, ignore Abilities introduced in Generation VII or later.

In the anime

None.png Tapu Koko Electric Terrain.png None.png None.png
Tapu Koko
When the Pokémon enters battle, an Electric Terrain covers the surrounding area.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
785 Tapu Koko When Tapu Koko enters battle, an Electric Terrain covers the surrounding area.
Tapu Koko (anime) The Guardian's Challenge! Debut

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 電氣製造者 Dihnhei Jaijouhjé
Mandarin 電氣製造者 / 电气制造者 Diànqì Zhìzàozhě
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Elektrisch veld
Finland Flag.png Finnish Sähkönpurkaus
France Flag.png French Créa-Élec
Germany Flag.png German Elektro-Erzeuger
Italy Flag.png Italian Elettrogenesi
South Korea Flag.png Korean 일렉트릭메이커 Electric Maker
Poland Flag.png Polish Elektryczna Fala
Portuguese Brazil Flag.png Brazil Eletrogênese
Portugal Flag.png Portugal Efeito Elétrico
Russia Flag.png Russian Электровсплеск Elektrovsplesk
Spain Flag.png Spanish Electrogénesis

Variations of the Ability Electric Surge
Electric SurgePsychic SurgeGrassy SurgeMisty Surge

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