Volt Absorb (ability)

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Effect

A Pokémon with Volt Absorb heals 14 of its maximum HP when hit by an Electric-type attack, including Thunder Wave.

Changes

In Generation 3, Volt Absorb does not activate for Thunder Wave.

Game descriptions

Ruby/Sapphire
FireRed/LeafGreen
Emerald
Turns electricity into HP.
Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
Restores HP if hit by an Electric-type move.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
Restores HP if hit by an Electric-type move.
X/Y
O.Ruby/A.Sapphire
Restores HP if hit by an Electric-type move.
Sun/Moon Restores HP if hit by an Electric-type move, instead of taking damage.

Pokémon with Volt Absorb

#
Name
2nd ability
Hidden ability
Jolteon 135 Jolteon Quick Feet
Chinchou 170 Chinchou Illuminate Water Absorb
Lanturn 171 Lanturn Illuminate Water Absorb
Thundurus (Therian Forme) 642 Thundurus
Therian Forme
Defiant

Volt Absorb as a hidden ability

#
Name
Other abilities
Minun 312 Minun Minus
Pachirisu 417 Pachirisu Run Away
Pickup