Receiver (ability)


A Pokémon with Receiver will inherit the ability of a teammate in a double/triple battle when that teammate faints.

Abilities that activate upon entering the field, such as Intimidate, will activate when the Pokémon with Receiver inherits it.

Game descriptions

Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The Pokémon copies the Ability of a defeated ally.

Other languages

English Receiver
Japanese レシーバー (Receiver)
German Receiver
French Receveur
Italian Ricezione
Spanish Receptor

Pokémon with Receiver

2nd ability
Hidden ability
766 Passimian Defiant

Receiver as a hidden ability

No Pokémon have Receiver as a hidden ability.