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Barrier
バリアー Barrier
Barrier PE.png
Introduced: Generation I
Battle Data
Type: Type Psychic.gif
Category: Type Status.gif
Power:
Accuracy: -%
PP: 30, max: 38
Priority: 0
Contact: No
Contest Data
Contests (RSE)
Condition: Cool
Appeal: 1
Jam: 0
Can avoid being startled by others.
Super Contests (DPPt)
Condition: Cool
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Prevents the Voltage from going up in the same turn.
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Condition: Cool
Appeal: 1
Jam: 0
Prevents the user from being startled until the turn ends.

Barrier is a Psychic-type move introduced in Generation I.

Description

Games Description
GSC Sharply increases user's DEFENSE.
RSE Creates a barrier that sharply raises DEFENSE.
FRLG
DPPtHGSS
BWB2W2
XYORAS
SMUSUMPE
The user throws up a sturdy wall that sharply raises its Defense stat.
SWSH This move can't be used. It's recommended that this move is forgotten. Once forgotten, this move can't be remembered.

Effect

In Battle

Barrier raises the user's Defense by 2 stages.

Learnset

By Leveling Up

Pokémon Type Egg groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII VIII
065.png Alakazam psychic Human-like 1PE
072.png Tentacool water/poison Water 3 33 36 36 26 29 29XY
28ORAS
31
073.png Tentacruel water/poison Water 3 35 38 38 26 29 29XY
28ORAS
36
091.png Cloyster water/ice Water 3 1PE
097.png Hypno psychic Human-like 1PE
122.png Mr. Mime psychic/fairy Human-like 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
137.png Porygon normal Mineral 18PE
150.png Mewtwo psychic Undiscovered 63 11 11 8 1 64 77
151.png Mew psychic Undiscoverd 40 40 40 44
439.png Mime Jr. psychic/fairy Undiscovered 1 1 1 1
462.png Magnezone electric/steel Mineral 1 1 1 1
471.png Glaceon ice Field 78PtHGSS 78BW
29B2W2
29 29
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

By Breeding

Pokémon Type Egg Groups Father
VI VII VIII
063.png Abra psychic 122.png 122.png 122.png 122.png
090.png Shellder water 072.png073.png 072.png073.png 072.png073.png 072.png073.png
096.png Drowzee psychic 122.png 122.png 122.png 122.png
222.png Corsola water/rock 072.png073.png 072.png073.png 072.png073.png
239.png Elekid electric 122.png 122.png 122.png 122.png
240.png Magby fire 122.png 122.png 122.png 122.png
258.png Mudkip water
345.png Lileep rockgrass 072.png073.png 072.png073.png 072.png073.png
366.png Clamperl water 222.png 222.png 222.png
517.png Munna psychic 471.png
605.png Elgyem psychic 122.png
677.png Espurr psychic
698.png Amaura rock/ice
712.png Bergmite ice
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
* indicates a Pokémon that can only learn this move through chain breeding.

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