Rattled (Ability)

Rattled びびり
Jitter
Flavor text
Generation V
Some move types scare it and boost its Speed.
Generation VI
Some move types scare it and boost its Speed stat.
Generation VII
Dark-, Ghost-, and Bug-type moves scare the Pokémon and boost its Speed stat.
Generation VIII
Dark-, Ghost-, and Bug-type moves scare the Pokémon and boost its Speed stat.

Rattled (Japanese: びびり Jitter) is an Ability introduced in Generation V.

Effect

In battle

Generations V to VII

When a Pokémon with this Ability is hit by a Bug-, Dark-, or Ghost-type damaging move, its Speed is increased by one stage. No immunity is granted to these types of moves, however.

If a Pokémon with this Ability is hit by a Bug-, Dark-, or Ghost-type multi-strike move (such as Pin Missile), each hit activates this Ability.

Generation VIII

Rattled now activates if a Pokémon with this Ability is affected by Intimidate.

Outside of battle

Rattled has no effect outside of battle.

Pokémon with Rattled

# Pokémon Types First Ability Second Ability Hidden Ability
  Meowth
Alolan Form
Dark Dark Pickup Technician Rattled
  Persian
Alolan Form
Dark Dark Fur Coat Technician Rattled
  Magikarp Water Water Swift Swim None Rattled
  Ledyba Bug Flying Swarm Early Bird Rattled
  Sudowoodo Rock Rock Sturdy Rock Head Rattled
  Dunsparce Normal Normal Serene Grace Run Away Rattled
  Snubbull Fairy Fairy Intimidate Run Away Rattled
  Granbull Fairy Fairy Intimidate Quick Feet Rattled
  Poochyena Dark Dark Run Away Quick Feet Rattled
  Whismur Normal Normal Soundproof None Rattled
  Clamperl Water Water Shell Armor None Rattled
  Bonsly Rock Rock Sturdy Rock Head Rattled
  Cubchoo Ice Ice Snow Cloak Slush Rush Rattled
  Yamper‎ Electric Electric Ball Fetch None Rattled
  Toxel Electric Poison Rattled Static Klutz
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

  • The types that trigger this Ability are all super effective against Psychic-type Pokémon, though no Psychic-type Pokémon can have this Ability.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 膽怯 Dáamhip
Mandarin 膽怯 / 胆怯 Dǎnqiè
  French Phobique
  German Hasenfuß
  Italian Paura
  Korean 주눅 Junuk
  Portuguese Cobardia
  Spanish Cobardía



Variations of the Ability Justified
JustifiedLightning RodMotor DriveRattledSap SipperStorm Drain


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