Rough Skin (ability)

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Effect

When a Pokémon with Rough Skin is hit by a move that makes contact, the attacker receives damage equal to 18 of their maximum HP.

Multi-hit moves (e.g. DoubleSlap) activate Rough Skin for each strike.

Changes

In Generation 3, the damage from Rough Skin is 116 of the maximum HP.

Game descriptions

Generation 3 Hurts to touch.
Generation 4 Inflicts damage to the foe on contact.
Generation 5 Inflicts damage to the attacker on contact.
Generation 6 Inflicts damage to the attacker on contact.

Pokémon with Rough Skin

#
Name
2nd ability
Hidden ability
318 Carvanha Speed Boost
319 Sharpedo Speed Boost
621 Druddigon Sheer Force Mold Breaker

Rough Skin as a hidden ability

#
Name
Other abilities
443 Gible Sand Veil
444 Gabite Sand Veil
445 Garchomp Sand Veil