Heavy Metal (ability)

Effect

Heavy Metal doubles the Pokémon's weight in battle. Increasing weight affects these moves:

  • Grass Knot (higher damage when receiving)
  • Heat Crash (higher damage when attacking, lower damage when receiving)
  • Heavy Slam (higher damage when attacking, lower damage when receiving)
  • Low Kick (higher damage when receiving)

Game descriptions

Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
Doubles the Pokémon’s weight.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
Doubles the Pokémon’s weight.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
Doubles the Pokémon’s weight.

Other languages

English Heavy Metal
Japanese ヘヴィメタル (Heavy Metal)
German Schwermetall
French Heavy Metal
Italian Metalpesante
Spanish Metal Pesado

Pokémon with Heavy Metal

#
Name
2nd ability
Hidden ability
884 Duraludon Light Metal Stalwart

Heavy Metal as a hidden ability