Slow Start (ability)

Effect

Temporarily halves Attack and Speed.

Game descriptions

Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
Temporarily halves Attack and Speed.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
Temporarily halves Attack and Speed.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
Temporarily halves the Pokémon’s Attack and Speed stats.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
For five turns, the Pokémon’s Attack and Speed stats are halved.

Other languages

English Slow Start
Japanese スロースタート (Slow Start)
German Saumselig
French Début Calme
Italian Lentoinizio
Spanish Inicio Lento

Pokémon with Slow Start

#
Name
2nd ability
Hidden ability
486 Regigigas

Slow Start as a hidden ability

No Pokémon have Slow Start as a hidden ability.