Foresight (move)

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Move data

Type Normal
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy
PP 40  (max. 64)
Introduced Generation 2

Effects

Resets opponent's Evasiveness, Normal-type and Fighting-type attacks can now hit Ghosts, and Ghost-type attacks hit Normal.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Normalium Z and uses its Z-Power, Foresight turns into Z-Foresight and raises critical-hit ratio one stage, in addition to its usual effect as above.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Gold/Silver
Crystal
Negates accuracy reduction moves.
Ruby/Sapphire
Emerald
Negates the foe’s efforts to heighten evasiveness.
FireRed/LeafGreen Completely negates the foe’s efforts to heighten its ability to evade.
Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
Enables the user to hit a Ghost type with any type of move. It also enables the user to hit an evasive foe.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
Enables a Ghost-type target to be hit by Normal- and Fighting-type attacks. It also enables an evasive target to be hit.
X/Y
O.Ruby/A.Sapphire
Enables a Ghost-type target to be hit by Normal- and Fighting-type attacks. This also enables an evasive target to be hit.
Sun/Moon
Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon
Enables a Ghost-type target to be hit by Normal- and Fighting-type attacks. This also enables an evasive target to be hit.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Foresight at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Sun & Moon and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

VenonatVenonat
#048 / Bug · Poison
Level 1
VenomothVenomoth
#049 / Bug · Poison
Level 1
MachopMachop
#066 / Fighting
Level 9
MachokeMachoke
#067 / Fighting
Level 9
MachampMachamp
#068 / Fighting
Level 9
HitmonleeHitmonlee
#106 / Fighting
Level 37
SentretSentret
#161 / Normal
Level 1
FurretFurret
#162 / Normal
Level 1
HoothootHoothoot
#163 / Normal · Flying
Level 1
NoctowlNoctowl
#164 / Normal · Flying
Level 1
YanmaYanma
#193 / Bug · Flying
Level 1
TyrogueTyrogue
#236 / Fighting
Level 1
MudkipMudkip
#258 / Water
Level 12
MarshtompMarshtomp
#259 / Water · Ground
Level 12
SwampertSwampert
#260 / Water · Ground
Level 12
SkittySkitty
#300 / Normal
Level 4
SableyeSableye
#302 / Dark · Ghost
Level 4
DuskullDuskull
#355 / Ghost
Level 14
DusclopsDusclops
#356 / Ghost
Level 14
BunearyBuneary
#427 / Normal
Level 1
LopunnyLopunny
#428 / Normal
Level 1
RioluRiolu
#447 / Fighting
Level 1
LucarioLucario
#448 / Fighting · Steel
Level 1
YanmegaYanmega
#469 / Bug · Flying
Level 1
DusknoirDusknoir
#477 / Ghost
Level 14
RegigigasRegigigas
#486 / Normal
Level 1
RowletRowlet
#722 / Grass · Flying
Level 18
DartrixDartrix
#723 / Grass · Flying
Level 19
DecidueyeDecidueye
#724 / Grass · Ghost
Level 19

Learnt by breeding

These Pokémon can learn Foresight as an egg move. Their breeding groups are also shown for reference.

SquirtleSquirtle
#007 / Water
Monster, Water 1
WartortleWartortle
#008 / Water
Monster, Water 1
BlastoiseBlastoise
#009 / Water
Monster, Water 1
PidgeyPidgey
#016 / Normal · Flying
Flying
PidgeottoPidgeotto
#017 / Normal · Flying
Flying
PidgeotPidgeot
#018 / Normal · Flying
Flying
PsyduckPsyduck
#054 / Water
Field, Water 1
GolduckGolduck
#055 / Water
Field, Water 1
MankeyMankey
#056 / Fighting
Field
PrimeapePrimeape
#057 / Fighting
Field
Farfetch'dFarfetch'd
#083 / Normal · Flying
Field, Flying
KangaskhanKangaskhan
#115 / Normal
Monster
LaprasLapras
#131 / Water · Ice
Monster, Water 1
KabutoKabuto
#140 / Rock · Water
Water 1, Water 3
KabutopsKabutops
#141 / Rock · Water
Water 1, Water 3
AerodactylAerodactyl
#142 / Rock · Flying
Flying
CyndaquilCyndaquil
#155 / Fire
Field
QuilavaQuilava
#156 / Fire
Field
TyphlosionTyphlosion
#157 / Fire
Field
TogepiTogepi
#175 / Fairy
Undiscovered
TogeticTogetic
#176 / Fairy · Flying
Fairy, Flying
GirafarigGirafarig
#203 / Normal · Psychic
Field
SneaselSneasel
#215 / Dark · Ice
Field
SurskitSurskit
#283 / Bug · Water
Bug, Water 1
MasquerainMasquerain
#284 / Bug · Flying
Bug, Water 1
MakuhitaMakuhita
#296 / Fighting
Human-Like
HariyamaHariyama
#297 / Fighting
Human-Like
MedititeMeditite
#307 / Fighting · Psychic
Human-Like
MedichamMedicham
#308 / Fighting · Psychic
Human-Like
ShuppetShuppet
#353 / Ghost
Amorphous
BanetteBanette
#354 / Ghost
Amorphous
StarlyStarly
#396 / Normal · Flying
Flying
StaraviaStaravia
#397 / Normal · Flying
Flying
StaraptorStaraptor
#398 / Normal · Flying
Flying
WeavileWeavile
#461 / Dark · Ice
Field
TogekissTogekiss
#468 / Fairy · Flying
Fairy, Flying
PatratPatrat
#504 / Normal
Field
WatchogWatchog
#505 / Normal
Field
TimburrTimburr
#532 / Fighting
Human-Like
GurdurrGurdurr
#533 / Fighting
Human-Like
ConkeldurrConkeldurr
#534 / Fighting
Human-Like
LarvestaLarvesta
#636 / Bug · Fire
Bug
VolcaronaVolcarona
#637 / Bug · Fire
Bug