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Follow About
Generation: VI
Battle Data
Type: Type Bug.gif
Category Special
Power: 20
Accuracy: 100%
PP: 35, max: ?
Affects: Selected target
Secondary Effect: Damages target every turn until it wears off
Prevents target from escaping until it wears off
Priority: 0
Contact: Yes
Affected by
Magic Coat: No
Magic Bounce: No
Bright Powder: No
Protect/Detect: Yes
Snatch: No
Mirror Move: Yes
King's Rock: Yes
Contest Data
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: Cute

Infestation (まとわりつく, Follow About) is a Bug-type move introduced in Generation VI.


Games Description
The target is infested and attacked for four to five turns. The target can't flee during this time.


Infestation inflicts damage upon the target. In addition, for four to five turns, 1/8 of the target's maximum HP is dealt.

This move traps the opponent, which can be released by using Rapid Spin.


Generation VI

By TM83

By TM 83
Pokémon type
Butterfree Bug/Flying
Beedrill Bug/Poison
Ekans Poison
Arbok Poison
Oddish Grass/Poison
Gloom GrassPoison
Vileplume GrassPoison
Venonat BugPoison
Venomoth BugPoison
Bellsprout GrassPoison
Weepinbell GrassPoison
Victreebel GrassPoison
Tentacool WaterPoison
Tentacruel WaterPoison
Grimer Poison
Muk Poison
Gastly GhostPoison
Haunter GhostPoison
Gengar GhostPoison
Exeggcute GrassPsychic
Exeggutor GrassPsychic
Koffing Poison
Weezing Poison
Tangela Grass
Mr. Mime PsychicFairy
Mew Psychic
Ledyba BugFlying
Ledian BugFlying
Spinarak BugPoison
Ariados BugPoison
Bellossom Grass
Hoppip GrassFlying
Skiploom GrassFlying
Jumpluff GrassFlying
Wooper WaterGround
Quagsire WaterGround
Shuckle BugRock
Slugma Fire
Magcargo FireRock
Beautifly BugFlying
Dustox BugPoison
Surskit BugWater
Masquerain BugFlying
Gulpin Poison
Swalot Poison
Seviper Poison
Lileep RockGrass
Cradily RockGrass
Banette Ghost
Duskull Ghost
Dusclops Ghost
Huntail Water
Gorebyss Water
Kricketot Bug
Kricketune Bug
Wormadam (Plant Cloak) BugGrass
Wormadam (Sandy Cloak) BugGround
Wormadam (Trash Cloak) BugSteel
Mothim BugFlying
Vespiquen BugFlying
Shellos Water
Gastrodon WaterGround
Mime Jr. PsychicFairy
Spiritomb GhostDark
Skorupi PoisonBug
Drapion PoisonDark
Carnivine Grass
Tangrowth Grass
Dusknoir Ghost
Tympole Water
Palpitoad WaterGround
Seismitoad WaterGround
Venipede BugPoison
Whirlipede BugPoison
Scolipede BugPoison
Trubbish Poison
Garbodor Poison
Solosis Psychic
Duosion Psychic
Reuniclus Psychic
Karrablast Bug
Escavalier BugSteel
Joltik BugElectric
Galvantula BugElectric
Shelmet Bug
Accelgor Bug
Stunfisk GroundElectric
Genesect BugSteel
Vivillon BugFlying
Pangoro FightingDark
Binacle RockWater
Barbaracle RockWater
Goomy Dragon
Sliggoo Dragon
Goodra Dragon
  • Bold indicates a Pokémon which receives STAB from this move
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