Intimidate (ability)

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Effect

Intimidate lower's the Attack of all opponents by one stage when the ability-bearer switches in (including the start of a battle).

Outside of battle

If a Pokémon with Intimidate is leading the party Pokémon, wild Pokémon are 50% less likely to be lower level.

Game descriptions

Ruby/Sapphire
FireRed/LeafGreen
Emerald
Lowers the foe’s ATTACK.
Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
Lowers the foe’s Attack stat.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
Lowers the foe’s Attack stat.
X/Y Lowers the opposing Pokémon’s Attack stat.