Magic Coat (move)

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Move data

Type Psychic
Category Status Status
Power -
Accuracy -
PP 15  (max. 24)
Priority +4
Introduced Generation 3

Effects

Any special move is reflected back to the attacker.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets the user.

Game descriptions

Ruby/Sapphire
Emerald
Reflects special effects back to the attacker.
FireRed/LeafGreen Reflects back the foe’s LEECH SEED and any status-damaging move.
Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
A barrier reflects back to the foe moves like Leech Seed and moves that damage status.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
A barrier reflects back to the target moves like Leech Seed and moves that damage status.
X/Y A barrier reflects back to the target moves like Leech Seed and moves that damage status.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Magic Coat at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon X & Y and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Porygon
#137 / Normal
Level 56
Porygon2
#233 / Normal
Level 1
Porygon2
#233 / Normal
Level 56
Spoink
#325 / Psychic
Level 21
Grumpig
#326 / Psychic
Level 21
Lopunny
#428 / Normal
Level 1
Porygon-Z
#474 / Normal
Level 1
Porygon-Z
#474 / Normal
Level 56
Hoopa
#720 / Psychic · Ghost
Level 10

Learnt by breeding

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

Girafarig
#203 / Normal · Psychic
Field
Dunsparce
#206 / Normal
Field
Kecleon
#352 / Normal
Field
Absol
#359 / Dark
Field
Munna
#517 / Psychic
Field
Musharna
#518 / Psychic
Field
Fennekin
#653 / Fire
Field
Braixen
#654 / Fire
Field
Delphox
#655 / Fire · Psychic
Field