Foresight (move)

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Move data

Type Normal
Category Status Status
Power -
Accuracy -
PP 40  (max. 64)
Introduced Generation 2

Effects

Resets opponent's Evasiveness, Normal-type and Fighting-type attacks can now hit Ghosts, and Ghost-type attacks hit Normal.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Gold/Silver
Crystal
Negates accuracy reduction moves.
Ruby/Sapphire
Emerald
Negates the foe’s efforts to heighten evasiveness.
FireRed/LeafGreen Completely negates the foe’s efforts to heighten its ability to evade.
Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
Enables the user to hit a Ghost type with any type of move. It also enables the user to hit an evasive foe.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
Enables a Ghost-type target to be hit by Normal- and Fighting-type attacks. It also enables an evasive target to be hit.
X/Y Enables a Ghost-type target to be hit by Normal- and Fighting-type attacks. This also enables an evasive target to be hit.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Foresight at the level specified. The level numbers given are for Pokémon X & Y and may vary in other games; check the Pokémon's dex page for details.

Venonat
#048 / Bug · Poison
Level 1
Venomoth
#049 / Bug · Poison
Level 1
Machop
#066 / Fighting
Level 19
Machoke
#067 / Fighting
Level 19
Machamp
#068 / Fighting
Level 19
Hitmonlee
#106 / Fighting
Level 37
Sentret
#161 / Normal
Level 1
Furret
#162 / Normal
Level 1
Hoothoot
#163 / Normal · Flying
Level 1
Noctowl
#164 / Normal · Flying
Level 1
Yanma
#193 / Bug · Flying
Level 1
Tyrogue
#236 / Fighting
Level 1
Mudkip
#258 / Water
Level 19
Marshtomp
#259 / Water · Ground
Level 20
Swampert
#260 / Water · Ground
Level 20
Skitty
#300 / Normal
Level 4
Sableye
#302 / Dark · Ghost
Level 4
Duskull
#355 / Ghost
Level 9
Dusclops
#356 / Ghost
Level 9
Buneary
#427 / Normal
Level 1
Lopunny
#428 / Normal
Level 1
Riolu
#447 / Fighting
Level 1
Lucario
#448 / Fighting · Steel
Level 1
Yanmega
#469 / Bug · Flying
Level 1
Dusknoir
#477 / Ghost
Level 9
Regigigas
#486 / Normal
Level 1

Learnt by breeding

These Pokémon can learn Foresight as an egg move. Their breeding groups are also shown for reference.

Squirtle
#007 / Water
Monster, Water 1
Wartortle
#008 / Water
Monster, Water 1
Blastoise
#009 / Water
Monster, Water 1
Pidgey
#016 / Normal · Flying
Flying
Pidgeotto
#017 / Normal · Flying
Flying
Pidgeot
#018 / Normal · Flying
Flying
Psyduck
#054 / Water
Water 1, Field
Golduck
#055 / Water
Water 1, Field
Mankey
#056 / Fighting
Field
Primeape
#057 / Fighting
Field
Farfetch'd
#083 / Normal · Flying
Flying, Field
Kangaskhan
#115 / Normal
Monster
Lapras
#131 / Water · Ice
Monster, Water 1
Kabuto
#140 / Rock · Water
Water 1, Water 3
Kabutops
#141 / Rock · Water
Water 1, Water 3
Aerodactyl
#142 / Rock · Flying
Flying
Cyndaquil
#155 / Fire
Field
Quilava
#156 / Fire
Field
Typhlosion
#157 / Fire
Field
Togepi
#175 / Fairy
Undiscovered
Togetic
#176 / Fairy · Flying
Flying, Fairy
Girafarig
#203 / Normal · Psychic
Field
Sneasel
#215 / Dark · Ice
Field
Surskit
#283 / Bug · Water
Water 1, Bug
Masquerain
#284 / Bug · Flying
Water 1, Bug
Makuhita
#296 / Fighting
Human-Like
Hariyama
#297 / Fighting
Human-Like
Meditite
#307 / Fighting · Psychic
Human-Like
Medicham
#308 / Fighting · Psychic
Human-Like
Shuppet
#353 / Ghost
Amorphous
Banette
#354 / Ghost
Amorphous
Starly
#396 / Normal · Flying
Flying
Staravia
#397 / Normal · Flying
Flying
Staraptor
#398 / Normal · Flying
Flying
Weavile
#461 / Dark · Ice
Field
Togekiss
#468 / Fairy · Flying
Flying, Fairy
Patrat
#504 / Normal
Field
Watchog
#505 / Normal
Field
Timburr
#532 / Fighting
Human-Like
Gurdurr
#533 / Fighting
Human-Like
Conkeldurr
#534 / Fighting
Human-Like
Larvesta
#636 / Bug · Fire
Bug
Volcarona
#637 / Bug · Fire
Bug