Sweet Veil (Ability)

Sweet Veil スイートベール
Sweet Veil
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Generation VI
Prevents itself and ally Pokémon from falling asleep.
Generation VII
Prevents itself and ally Pokémon from falling asleep.
Generation VIII
Prevents itself and ally Pokémon from falling asleep.

Sweet Veil (Japanese: スイートベール Sweet Veil) is an Ability introduced in Generation VI. Prior to Generation VII, it was the signature Ability of Swirlix and Slurpuff.

Effect

In battle

Sweet Veil prevents the Pokémon with this Ability and its allies (including non-adjacent allies) from falling asleep. Rest will fail when used by the Pokémon with this Ability or an ally (unless the user has an Ability that ignores other Abilities).

Sweet Veil causes Yawn to fail if used on the Pokémon or its allies (including non-adjacent allies), and prevents the Pokémon and its allies already drowsy due to Yawn from falling asleep.

Outside of battle

Sweet Veil has no effect outside of battle.

Pokémon with Sweet Veil

# Pokémon Types First Ability Second Ability Hidden Ability
  Swirlix Fairy Fairy Sweet Veil None Unburden
  Slurpuff Fairy Fairy Sweet Veil None Unburden
  Cutiefly Bug Fairy Honey Gather Shield Dust Sweet Veil
  Ribombee Bug Fairy Honey Gather Shield Dust Sweet Veil
  Bounsweet Grass Grass Leaf Guard Oblivious Sweet Veil
  Steenee Grass Grass Leaf Guard Oblivious Sweet Veil
  Tsareena Grass Grass Leaf Guard Queenly Majesty Sweet Veil
  Milcery Fairy Fairy Sweet Veil None Aroma Veil
  Alcremie Fairy Fairy Sweet Veil None Aroma Veil
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

Description

Games Description
SMD It protects the Pokémon and its teammates near it from the sleep, napping, yawning, and nightmare status conditions.


In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 甜幕 Tìhmmohk
Mandarin 甜幕 Tiánmù
  French Gluco-Voile
  German Zuckerhülle
  Italian Dolcevelo
  Korean 스위트베일 Sweet Veil
  Brazilian Portuguese Véu Doce
  Spanish Velo Dulce
  Vietnamese Màn Ngọt Ngào



Variations of the Ability Aroma Veil
Aroma VeilFlower VeilPastel VeilSweet Veil
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