Torrent (ability)

Effect

Torrent increases the power of Water-type moves by 50% (1.5×) when the ability-bearer's HP falls below a third of its maximum (known in-game as in a pinch).

Game descriptions

Ruby​/​Sapphire
FireRed​/​LeafGreen
Emerald
Ups WATER moves in a pinch.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
Powers up Water-type moves in a pinch.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
Powers up Water-type moves in a pinch.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
Powers up Water-type moves when the Pokémon is in trouble.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
Powers up Water-type moves when the Pokémon’s HP is low.
Sword​/​Shield
B.Diamond​/​S.Pearl
Powers up Water-type moves when the Pokémon’s HP is low.

Other languages

English Torrent
Japanese げきりゅう (Gekiryū)
German Sturzbach
French Torrent
Italian Acquaiuto
Spanish Torrente

Pokémon with Torrent

#
Name
2nd ability
Hidden ability
Squirtle007 Squirtle Rain Dish
Wartortle008 Wartortle Rain Dish
Blastoise009 Blastoise Rain Dish
Totodile158 Totodile Sheer Force
Croconaw159 Croconaw Sheer Force
Feraligatr160 Feraligatr Sheer Force
Mudkip258 Mudkip Damp
Marshtomp259 Marshtomp Damp
Swampert260 Swampert Damp
Piplup393 Piplup Defiant
Prinplup394 Prinplup Defiant
Empoleon395 Empoleon Defiant
Oshawott501 Oshawott Shell Armor
Dewott502 Dewott Shell Armor
Samurott503 Samurott Shell Armor
Samurott (Hisuian Samurott)503 Samurott
Hisuian Samurott
Shell Armor
Froakie656 Froakie Protean
Frogadier657 Frogadier Protean
Greninja658 Greninja Protean
Popplio728 Popplio Liquid Voice
Brionne729 Brionne Liquid Voice
Primarina730 Primarina Liquid Voice
Sobble816 Sobble Sniper
Drizzile817 Drizzile Sniper
Inteleon818 Inteleon Sniper
Quaxly912 Quaxly

Torrent as a hidden ability

#
Name
Other abilities
Panpour515 Panpour Gluttony
Simipour516 Simipour Gluttony