Overcoat (ぼうじん Boujin) is an ability introduced in Generation V. Twenty Pokémon have this ability.

Effect

In-Game Text
Generation V Protects the Pokémon from damage from weather.
Generation VI Protects the Pokémon from things like sand, hail, and powder.
Generation VII
Generation VIII
Effect
Generation V The Pokémon is not affected by hail and sandstorms.
Generation VI The Pokémon is now also not affected by the following moves.
Move Type Category
Cotton Spore Type Grass.gif Other type.gif
Poison Powder Type Poison.gif
Powder Type Bug.gif
Rage Powder Type Bug.gif
Sleep Powder Type Grass.gif
Spore Type Grass.gif
Stun Spore Type Grass.gif

Pokémon

Pokédex Pokémon Type Abilities
#090 Shellder
090.png
Type Water.gif Generation III
Shell Armor

Generation IV
Skill Link

Generation V
Overcoat
#091 Cloyster
091.png
Type Water.gifType Ice.gif
#204 Pineco
204.png
Type Bug.gif Generation III
Sturdy

Generation V
Overcoat
#205 Forretress
205.png
Type Bug.gifType Steel.gif
#372 Shelgon
372.png
Type Dragon.gif Generation III
Rock Head

Generation V
Overcoat
#412 Burmy
412A.png412B.png412C.png
Type Bug.gif Generation IV
Shed Skin

Generation V
Overcoat
#413 Plant Cloak
Wormadam
413A.png
Type Bug.gifType Grass.gif Generation IV
Anticipation

Generation V
Overcoat
Sandy Cloak
Wormadam
413B.png
Type Bug.gifType Ground.gif
Trash Cloak
Wormadam
413C.png
Type Bug.gifType Steel.gif
#540 Sewaddle
540.png
Type Bug.gifType Grass.gif Generation V
Swarm
Chlorophyll
Overcoat
#541 Swadloon
541.png
Generation V
Swarm
Leaf Guard
Overcoat
#542 Leavanny
542.png
Generation V
Swarm
Chlorophyll
Overcoat
#577 Solosis
577.png
Type Psychic.gif Generation V
Overcoat
Magic Guard
Regenerator(DW)
#578 Duosion
578.png
#579 Reuniclus
579.png
#589 Escavalier
589.png
Type Bug.gifType Steel.gif Generation V
Swarm
Shell Armor
Overcoat
#616 Shelmet
616.png
Type Bug.gif Generation V
Hydration
Shell Armor
Overcoat
#629 Vullaby
629.png
Type Dark.gifType Flying.gif Generation V
Big Pecks
Overcoat
Weak Armor(DW)
#630 Mandibuzz
630.png
#782 Jangmo-o
782.png
Type Dragon.gif Generation VII
Bulletproof
Soundproof
Overcoat
#783 Hakamo-o
783.png
Type Dragon.gifType Fighting.gif
#784 Kommo-o
784.png
Green indicates the ability is known naturally
Yellow indicates the ability is only known through the Dream World
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