Wide Guard (move)

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Move data

Type Rock
Category Status Status
Power -
Accuracy -
PP 10  (max. 16)
Priority +3
Introduced Generation 5

Effects

Wide Guard protects the user's team from all multi-target moves for that turn, such as Surf or Earthquake. Since its priority is +3 it will be used before all damage-dealing moves.

Its accuracy drops to 50% if used consecutively after itself, Detect, Protect, Endure or Quick 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 and its allies are protected from wide-ranging attacks for one turn. If used in succession, its chance of failing rises.
X/Y The user and its allies are protected from wide-ranging attacks for one turn.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Wide 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.

Machamp
#068 / Fighting
Level 1
Kingler
#099 / Water
Level 1
Hitmonlee
#106 / Fighting
Level 41
Mr. Mime
#122 / Psychic · Fairy
Level 1
Mantine
#226 / Water · Flying
Level 23
Hitmontop
#237 / Fighting
Level 46
Mantyke
#458 / Water · Flying
Level 23
Regigigas
#486 / Normal
Level 40
Throh
#538 / Fighting
Level 45
Tirtouga
#564 / Water · Rock
Level 25
Carracosta
#565 / Water · Rock
Level 25
Alomomola
#594 / Water
Level 1
Alomomola
#594 / Water
Level 53
Mienshao
#620 / Fighting
Level 45

Learnt by breeding

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

Paras
#046 / Bug · Grass
Bug, Grass
Parasect
#047 / Bug · Grass
Bug, Grass
Geodude
#074 / Rock · Ground
Mineral
Graveler
#075 / Rock · Ground
Mineral
Golem
#076 / Rock · Ground
Mineral
Aerodactyl
#142 / Rock · Flying
Flying
Mantine
#226 / Water · Flying
Water 1
Mudkip
#258 / Water
Monster, Water 1
Marshtomp
#259 / Water · Ground
Monster, Water 1
Swampert
#260 / Water · Ground
Monster, Water 1
Wingull
#278 / Water · Flying
Flying, Water 1
Pelipper
#279 / Water · Flying
Flying, Water 1
Makuhita
#296 / Fighting
Human-Like
Hariyama
#297 / Fighting
Human-Like
Nosepass
#299 / Rock
Mineral
Turtwig
#387 / Grass
Grass, Monster
Grotle
#388 / Grass
Grass, Monster
Torterra
#389 / Grass · Ground
Grass, Monster
Shieldon
#410 / Rock · Steel
Monster
Bastiodon
#411 / Rock · Steel
Monster
Mantyke
#458 / Water · Flying
Undiscovered
Probopass
#476 / Rock · Steel
Mineral
Roggenrola
#524 / Rock
Mineral
Boldore
#525 / Rock
Mineral
Gigalith
#526 / Rock
Mineral
Timburr
#532 / Fighting
Human-Like
Gurdurr
#533 / Fighting
Human-Like
Conkeldurr
#534 / Fighting
Human-Like
Dwebble
#557 / Bug · Rock
Bug, Mineral
Crustle
#558 / Bug · Rock
Bug, Mineral
Honedge
#679 / Steel · Ghost
Mineral
Doublade
#680 / Steel · Ghost
Mineral
Aegislash
Blade Forme
#681 / Steel · Ghost
Mineral