Adaptability (ability)

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Effect

Adaptability increases the effectiveness of STAB moves from the usual 1.5× to 2×.

For example, a Water-type Pokemon using Surf (base power 95) would normally get an effective power of 142.5. With Adaptability it would be 190 instead.

Game descriptions

Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
Powers up moves of the same type.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
Powers up moves of the same type.
X/Y Powers up moves of the same type as the Pokémon.

Pokémon with Adaptability

#
Name
2nd ability
Hidden ability
133 Eevee Run Away Anticipation
448 Lucario
Mega Lucario
474 Porygon-Z Download Analytic
550 Basculin Reckless Mold Breaker

Adaptability as a hidden ability

#
Name
Other abilities
341 Corphish Hyper Cutter
Shell Armor
342 Crawdaunt Hyper Cutter
Shell Armor
349 Feebas Swift Swim
690 Skrelp Poison Point
Poison Touch
691 Dragalge Poison Point
Poison Touch