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Cotton Guard
(コットンガード Cotton Guard)
Cotton Guard VI
Introduced: Generation V
Battle Data
Type: Type Grass
Category: Type Status
Power:
Accuracy: —%
PP: 10 (max. 16)
Priority: 0
Contact: No
Affected by
Bright Powder: No
Detect/Protect: No
King's Rock: No
Magic Bounce: No
Magic Coat: No
Mirror Move: No
Snatch: Yes
Contest Data
Contest Spectaculars
Condition: Cute
Appeal: 1
Jam: 0
Prevents the user from being startled until the turn ends.

Cotton Guard (コットンガード Cotton Guard) is a Grass-type move introduced in Generation V.

Description

Games Description
BW / B2W2 The user protects itself by wrapping its body in soft cotton, drastically raises the user's Defense stat.
XY / ORAS
SM / USUM
The user protects itself by wrapping its body in soft cotton, which drastically raises the user's Defense stat.

Effect

In battle

Foe Foe Foe
User Ally Ally

Cotton Guard raises the user's Defense stat by 3 stages.

Learnset

By leveling up

Pokémon Type Level
I II III IV V
179 Mareep Type Electric 32BW
36B2W2
180 Flaaffy Type Electric 36BW
43B2W2
181 Ampharos Type Electric 40BW
46B2W2
333 Swablu Type Normal
Type Flying
40BW
39B2W2
334 Altaria Type Dragon
Type Flying
46BW
42B2W2
546 Cottonee Type Grass 37
556 Maractus Type Grass 55
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Pokémon Type Level
VI VII VIII
179 Mareep Type Electric 36 36 TBA
180 Flaaffy Type Electric 43 43 TBA
181 Ampharos Type Electric 46 46 TBA
333 Swablu Type Normal
Type Flying
39XY
34ORAS
34 TBA
334 Altaria Type Dragon
Type Flying
42XY
34ORAS
34 TBA
546 Cottonee Type Grass 37 37 TBA
556 Maractus Type Grass 1, 55 1, 55 TBA
676 Furfrou Type Normal 48 48 TBA
684 Swirlix Type Fairy 41 41 TBA
685 Slurpuff Type Fairy 41 41 TBA
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

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