Tough Candy XL

The Tough Candy XL (Japanese: まもりのアメXL Defense Candy XL) is a type of Candy introduced in Generation VII.

Tough Candy XL
Defense Candy XL
Bag Tough Candy XL Sprite.png
Tough Candy XL
Pokémon Global Link artwork
Introduced in Generation VII
Generation VII Bag Candy Jar pocket icon.png Candy Jar

In the core series games


Games Cost Sell price
PE N/A  10


When used from the Bag on a Lv. 60 or higher Pokémon, it increases that Pokémon's Defense by 1 AV, up until it has reached 200 AVs in Defense.


Games Description
PE A huge candy that is packed with energy. When given to a Pokémon Lv. 60 or higher, it will increase that Pokémon's Defense.


Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
PE Catch or transfer Squirtle, Wartortle, Metapod, Kakuna, Sandshrew, Sandslash, Parasect, Poliwrath, Geodude, Graveler, Golem, Slowbro, Shellder, Cloyster, Onix, Exeggcute, Cubone, Marowak, Koffing, Weezing, Rhyhorn, Tangela, Seadra, Omanyte, Omastar, or Kabuto
Hidden recurring item (Rocket Game Corner)
Poké Ball Plus

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 守護糖果XL Sáuwuh Tòhnggwó XL
Mandarin 守護糖果XL / 守护糖果XL Shǒuhù Tángguǒ XL
  French Bonbon Armure L
  German Robustbonbon++
  Italian Caramella protezione L
  Korean 수비의사탕XL Subi-ui Satang XL
  Spanish Caramelo Aguante++

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