Vital Spirit (ability)

Effect

Vital Spirit prevents the ability-bearer from falling asleep. This means that it also prevents the use of the move Rest.

Outside of battle

If a Pokémon with Vital Spirit is the leading party Pokémon, wild Pokémon are 50% more likely to be higher level.

Game descriptions

Ruby​/​Sapphire
FireRed​/​LeafGreen
Emerald
Prevents sleep.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
Prevents the Pokémon from falling asleep.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
Prevents the Pokémon from falling asleep.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
Prevents the Pokémon from falling asleep.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The Pokémon is full of vitality, and that prevents it from falling asleep.

Pokémon with Vital Spirit

#
Name
2nd ability
Hidden ability
056 Mankey Anger Point Defiant
057 Primeape Anger Point Defiant
225 Delibird Hustle Insomnia
288 Vigoroth
506 Lillipup Pickup Run Away
744 Rockruff Keen Eye Steadfast
745 Lycanroc
Midnight Form
Keen Eye No Guard

Vital Spirit as a hidden ability