Trace (ability)

Effect

The Pokémon copies a foe's Ability.

Game descriptions

Ruby​/​Sapphire
FireRed​/​LeafGreen
Emerald
Copies special ability.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The Pokémon copies the foe’s ability.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The Pokémon copies a foe’s Ability.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The Pokémon copies an opposing Pokémon’s Ability.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
When it enters a battle, the Pokémon copies an opposing Pokémon’s Ability.

Other languages

English Trace
Japanese トレース (Torēsu)
German Fährte
French Calque
Italian Traccia
Spanish Rastro

Pokémon with Trace

#
Name
2nd ability
Hidden ability
065 Alakazam
Mega Alakazam
137 Porygon Download Analytic
233 Porygon2 Download Analytic
280 Ralts Synchronize Telepathy
281 Kirlia Synchronize Telepathy
282 Gardevoir Synchronize Telepathy

Trace as a hidden ability

No Pokémon have Trace as a hidden ability.