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 The user and its allies are protected from wide-ranging attacks for one turn. If used in succession, its chance of failing rises.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Wide Guard 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.

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 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
Geodude
#074 / 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
Water 1, Flying
Pelipper
#279 / Water · Flying
Water 1, Flying
Makuhita
#296 / Fighting
Human-Like
Hariyama
#297 / Fighting
Human-Like
Nosepass
#299 / Rock
Mineral
Turtwig
#387 / Grass
Monster, Grass
Grotle
#388 / Grass
Monster, Grass
Torterra
#389 / Grass · Ground
Monster, Grass
Shieldon
#410 / Rock · Steel
Monster
Bastiodon
#411 / Rock · Steel
Monster
Mantyke
#458 / Water · Flying
Undiscovered
Roggenrola
#524 / Rock
Mineral
Timburr
#532 / Fighting
Human-Like
Gurdurr
#533 / Fighting
Human-Like
Conkeldurr
#534 / Fighting
Human-Like
Dwebble
#557 / Bug · Rock
Bug, Mineral
Honedge
#679 / Steel · Ghost
Mineral