Super Luck (Ability)

Super Luck きょううん
Good Luck
Flavor text
Generation IV
Heightens the critical-hit ratios of moves.
Generation V
Heightens the critical-hit ratios of moves.
Generation VI
Boosts the critical-hit ratios of moves.
Generation VII
The Pokémon is so lucky that the critical-hit ratios of its moves are boosted.
Generation VIII
The Pokémon is so lucky that the critical-hit ratios of its moves are boosted.

Super Luck (Japanese: きょううん Good Luck) is an Ability introduced in Generation IV.

Effect

In battle

Super Luck increases the critical hit ratio by 1 stage.

Outside of battle

In Generation VIII, if a Pokémon with this Ability leads the party (even if fainted), the chances of finding a wild Pokémon holding an item increase from 50%/5% to 60%/20%. This effect is shared with Compound Eyes.

Pokémon with Super Luck

# Pokémon Types First Ability Second Ability Hidden Ability
  Togepi Fairy Fairy Hustle Serene Grace Super Luck
  Togetic Fairy Flying Hustle Serene Grace Super Luck
  Murkrow Dark Flying Insomnia Super Luck Prankster
  Absol Dark Dark Pressure Super Luck Justified
  Honchkrow Dark Flying Insomnia Super Luck Moxie
  Togekiss Fairy Flying Hustle Serene Grace Super Luck
  Pidove Normal Flying Big Pecks Super Luck Rivalry
  Tranquill Normal Flying Big Pecks Super Luck Rivalry
  Unfezant Normal Flying Big Pecks Super Luck Rivalry
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.

In other games

Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series

In Explorers of Time, Darkness and Sky, Super Luck increases move's critical hit ratio by flat 15%.

Description

Games Description
MDTDS Improves the chances of the Pokémon making critical hits.
BSL きゅうしょに こうげきを あてやすい
MDGtI Unavailable
SMD The Pokémon's moves have a high critical-hit rate!
MDRTDX The Pokémon's moves have a high critical-hit rate.


In the anime

       
Honchkrow Tranquill
The Pokémon can sense the opponent's weak spots and hit them easily.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
  Honchkrow Honchkrow can sense and hit the opponent's weak spot with ease.
Paul's Honchkrow Pursuing a Lofty Goal! Debut
  Tranquill Tranquill has a better chance of hitting the opponent with a critical hit. When it hits the opponent with a critical hit, the spot where Tranquill strikes the opponent flashes white.
Trip's Tranquill A Rival Battle for Club Champ! None


In the manga

Pokémon Adventures

  • In the Japan Mini-volume 6 for the X & Y chapter, Y's Absol, Solsol, was revealed to have Super Luck as his Ability.

Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Adventure!


In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 超幸運 Chīuhahngwahn *
強運 Kèuhngwahn *
Mandarin 超幸運 / 超幸运 Chāoxìngyùn *
強運 Qiángyùn *
  Dutch Supergeluk
  Finnish Superonni
  French Chanceux
  German Glückspilz
  Indonesian Nasib Baik
  Italian Supersorte
  Korean 대운 Dae'un
  Polish Superszczęście
  Portuguese Supersorte
  Romanian Super Noroc
Spanish   Latin America Supersuerte
  Spain Afortunado
  Turkish Süper Şans
  Vietnamese Siêu may mắn



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