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So say you have an Aegislash and your opponent had a kirlia with trace and it traced stance change, what would happen to the kirlia if anything?


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Stance Change cannot be Traced, copied with Role Play, suppressed with Gastro Acid, or replaced with Simple Beam, Worry Seed, Entrainment, or Skill Swap. If a Pokémon other than Aegislash obtains Stance Change with Imposter, the Pokémon will not change Formes.

First sentence says it can't be traced ;)


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Trace copies the Ability of the current opponent. Trace cannot copy Trace, Multitype, Illusion, Imposter, or Stance Change; however, Trace can copy Wonder Guard. In a Double Battle, Trace will randomly copy either opponent's Ability.

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as you see can't trace copy stance change so you will either receive a "but it failed" message or nothing will happen. simple answer but thats how it is
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