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Does Pain Split work when a Substitute is up?

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Scenario:
Mismagius hides behind a substitute,
dusknior uses pain split.

asked Jul 14, 2012 by Riles

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Substitute blocks all of the following moves: After You, Bestow, Block, Captivate, Charm, Confuse Ray, Cotton Spore, Dark Void, Entrainment, Fake Tears, FeatherDance, Flash, Flatter, Gastro Acid, Glare, GrassWhistle, Growl, Guard Split, Heal Pulse, Hypnosis, Kinesis, Leech Seed, Leer, Lock-On, Lovely Kiss, Mean Look, Metal Sound, Mind Reader, Nightmare, Pain Split, Poison Gas, PoisonPowder, Power Split, Psycho Shift, Quash, Sand-Attack, Scary Face, Screech, Simple Beam, Sing, Sky Drop, Sleep Powder, SmokeScreen, Soak, Spider Web, Spore, String Shot, Stun Spore, Supersonic, Swagger, Sweet Kiss, Sweet Scent, Switcheroo, Tail Whip, Teeter Dance, Telekinesis, Thunder Wave, Tickle, Toxic, Transform, Trick, Will-O-Wisp, Worry Seed, Yawn. It does not, however, block any other non-attacking move effects.

-Smogon

So no, substitute blocks Pain Split.

answered Jul 14, 2012 by Halcyonic Falcon
selected Jul 14, 2012 by Riles