Quick Guard (move)

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Move data

Type Fighting
Category Status Status
Power -
Accuracy -
PP 15  (max. 24)
Priority +3
Introduced Generation 5

Effects

Quick Guard protects the user's team from all increased priority moves such as ExtremeSpeed and Bullet Punch. Since its priority is +3 it will be used before all damage-dealing priority moves.

Its accuracy drops to 50% if used consecutively after itself, Detect, Protect, Endure or Wide Guard.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets all Pokemon on the user’s team.

Game descriptions

Black/White
Black 2/White 2
The user protects itself and its allies from priority moves. If used in succession, its chance of failing rises.
X/Y The user protects itself and its allies from priority moves.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Quick Guard 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.

Hitmonchan
#107 / Fighting
Level 31
Mr. Mime
#122 / Psychic · Fairy
Level 1
Hitmontop
#237 / Fighting
Level 46
Lucario
#448 / Fighting · Steel
Level 33
Sawk
#539 / Fighting
Level 45
Archen
#566 / Rock · Flying
Level 25
Archeops
#567 / Rock · Flying
Level 25
Escavalier
#589 / Bug · Steel
Level 1
Escavalier
#589 / Bug · Steel
Level 8
Mienfoo
#619 / Fighting
Level 45
Cobalion
#638 / Steel · Fighting
Level 1
Cobalion
#638 / Steel · Fighting
Level 55
Terrakion
#639 / Rock · Fighting
Level 1
Terrakion
#639 / Rock · Fighting
Level 55
Virizion
#640 / Grass · Fighting
Level 1
Virizion
#640 / Grass · Fighting
Level 55
Keldeo
Ordinary Forme
#647 / Water · Fighting
Level 55
Meowstic
Male
#678 / Psychic
Level 1
Meowstic
Male
#678 / Psychic
Level 53

Learnt by breeding

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

Machop
#066 / Fighting
Human-Like
Machoke
#067 / Fighting
Human-Like
Machamp
#068 / Fighting
Human-Like
Scyther
#123 / Bug · Flying
Bug
Aipom
#190 / Normal
Field
Scizor
#212 / Bug · Steel
Bug
Meditite
#307 / Fighting · Psychic
Human-Like
Medicham
#308 / Fighting · Psychic
Human-Like
Zangoose
#335 / Normal
Field
Chimchar
#390 / Fire
Field, Human-Like
Monferno
#391 / Fire · Fighting
Field, Human-Like
Infernape
#392 / Fire · Fighting
Field, Human-Like
Ambipom
#424 / Normal
Field
Croagunk
#453 / Poison · Fighting
Human-Like
Toxicroak
#454 / Poison · Fighting
Human-Like
Scraggy
#559 / Dark · Fighting
Dragon, Field
Scrafty
#560 / Dark · Fighting
Dragon, Field
Pawniard
#624 / Dark · Steel
Human-Like
Bisharp
#625 / Dark · Steel
Human-Like
Chespin
#650 / Grass
Field
Quilladin
#651 / Grass
Field
Chesnaught
#652 / Grass · Fighting
Field
Fletchling
#661 / Normal · Flying
Flying
Fletchinder
#662 / Fire · Flying
Flying
Talonflame
#663 / Fire · Flying
Flying
Pancham
#674 / Fighting
Field, Human-Like
Pangoro
#675 / Fighting · Dark
Field, Human-Like
Hawlucha
#701 / Fighting · Flying
Human-Like