Hyper Cutter (かいりきバサミ) is an ability introduced in Generation III. Eleven Pokémon have this ability.

Effect

In-Game Text
Generation III Prevents ATTACK reduction.
Generation IV Prevents the Attack stat from being lowered.
Generation V Prevents other Pokémon from lowering Attack stat.
Generation VI Prevents other Pokémon from lowering its Attack stat.
Generation VII The Pokémon's proud of its powerful pincers. They prevent other Pokémon from lowering its Attack stat.
Effect
In battle
The Pokémon with this ability's attack stat cannot be lowered by other Pokémon.
Outside of Battle
When a Pokémon with Hyper Cutter uses the HM Cut on tall grass, it cuts an extra square of it around the player down. This was taken out for Generation IV onward.

Pokémon

Pokédex Pokémon Type Abilities
#098 Krabby
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Type Water.gif Generation III
Hyper Cutter
Shell Armor

Generation V
Sheer Force(DW)
#099 Kingler
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#127 Pinsir
127.png
Type Bug.gif Generation III
Hyper Cutter

Generation IV
Mold Breaker

Generation V
Moxie(DW)
#207 Gligar
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Type Ground.gifType Flying.gif Generation III
Hyper Cutter
Sand Veil

Generation V
Immunity(DW)
#303 Mawile
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Type Steel.gifType Fairy.gif Generation III
Hyper Cutter
Intimidate

Generation V
Sheer Force(DW)
#328 Trapinch
328.png
Type Ground.gif Generation III
Hyper Cutter
Arena Trap

Generation V
Sheer Force(DW)
#341 Corphish
341.png
Type Water.gif Generation III
Hyper Cutter
Shell Armor

Generation V
Adaptability(DW)
#342 Crawdaunt
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Type Water.gifType Dark.gif
#472 Gliscor
472.png
Type Ground.gifType Flying.gif Generation IV
Hyper Cutter
Sand Veil

Generation V
Poison Heal(DW)
#739 Crabrawler
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Type Fighting.gif Generation VII
Hyper Cutter
Iron Fist
Anger Point
#740 Crabominable
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Type Fighting.gifType Ice.gif
Green indicates the ability is known naturally
Yellow indicates the ability is only known through the Dream World
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