Grassy Surge (Ability)

Grassy Surge グラスメイカー
Grass Maker
Flavor text
Generation VII
Turns the ground into Grassy Terrain when the Pokémon enters a battle.
Generation VIII
Turns the ground into Grassy Terrain when the Pokémon enters a battle.

Grassy Surge (Japanese: グラスメイカー Grass Maker) is an Ability introduced in Generation VII. Prior to Generation VIII, it was the signature Ability of Tapu Bulu.

Effect

In battle

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

Outside of battle

Grassy Surge has no effect outside of battle.

Pokémon with Grassy Surge

# Pokémon Types First Ability Second Ability Hidden Ability
  Tapu Bulu Grass Fairy Grassy Surge None Telepathy
  Grookey Grass Grass Overgrow None Grassy Surge
  Thwackey Grass Grass Overgrow None Grassy Surge
  Rillaboom Grass Grass Overgrow None Grassy Surge
Please note that this is only 100% accurate to Generation VIII 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.
  • For Generation VII games, ignore Abilities introduced in Generation VIII or later.

Trivia

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 青草製造者 Chēngchóu Jaichoujé
Mandarin 青草製造者 / 青草制造者 Qīngcǎo Zhìzàozhě
  French Créa-Herbe
  German Gras-Erzeuger
  Italian Erbogenesi
  Korean 그래스메이커 Grass Maker
  Russian Травяная Волна Travyanaya Volna
  Spanish Herbogénesis



Variations of the Ability Electric Surge
Electric SurgePsychic SurgeGrassy SurgeMisty Surge


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