Insomnia (ability)

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Effect

Insomnia prevents the ability-bearer from falling asleep, both from moves by other Pokémon like Sing, and self-inflicted sleep like Rest.

If a sleeping Pokémon aquires Insomnia (e.g. from Worry Seed, it will wake up on its next turn.

Game descriptions

Ruby/Sapphire
FireRed/LeafGreen
Emerald
Prevents sleep.
Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
Prevents the Pokémon from falling asleep.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
Prevents the Pokémon from falling asleep.
X/Y
O.Ruby/A.Sapphire
Prevents the Pokémon from falling asleep.
Sun/Moon The Pokémon is suffering from insomnia and cannot fall asleep.

Pokémon with Insomnia

#
Name
2nd ability
Hidden ability
Drowzee 096 Drowzee Forewarn Inner Focus
Hypno 097 Hypno Forewarn Inner Focus
Mega Mewtwo Y 150 Mewtwo
Mega Mewtwo Y
Hoothoot 163 Hoothoot Keen Eye Tinted Lens
Noctowl 164 Noctowl Keen Eye Tinted Lens
Spinarak 167 Spinarak Swarm Sniper
Ariados 168 Ariados Swarm Sniper
Murkrow 198 Murkrow Super Luck Prankster
Shuppet 353 Shuppet Frisk Cursed Body
Banette 354 Banette Frisk Cursed Body
Honchkrow 430 Honchkrow Super Luck Moxie

Insomnia as a hidden ability

#
Name
Other abilities
Delibird 225 Delibird Hustle
Vital Spirit
Pumpkaboo (Average Size) 710 Pumpkaboo
Average Size
Pickup
Frisk
Pumpkaboo (Small Size) 710 Pumpkaboo
Small Size
Pickup
Frisk
Pumpkaboo (Large Size) 710 Pumpkaboo
Large Size
Pickup
Frisk
Pumpkaboo (Super Size) 710 Pumpkaboo
Super Size
Pickup
Frisk
Gourgeist (Average Size) 711 Gourgeist
Average Size
Pickup
Frisk
Gourgeist (Small Size) 711 Gourgeist
Small Size
Pickup
Frisk
Gourgeist (Large Size) 711 Gourgeist
Large Size
Pickup
Frisk
Gourgeist (Super Size) 711 Gourgeist
Super Size
Pickup
Frisk