Weak Armor (くだけるよろい Kudakeru Yoroi) is an ability introduced in Generation V. This ability was naturally exclusive to Garbodor before Generation VII. Eighteen Pokémon have this ability.

Effect

In-Game Text
Generation V Physical attacks lower Defense and raise Speed.
Generation VI Physical attacks lower its Defense stat and raise its Speed stat.
Generation VII Physical attacks to the Pokémon lower its Defense stat but sharply raise its Speed stat.
Effect
When hit with a physical attack the Pokémon's defense
stat is lowered by one, while it's speed stat is raised by one.

Pokémon

Pokédex Pokémon Type Abilities
#095 Onix
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Type Rock.gifType Ground.gif Generation III
Rock Head
Sturdy

Generation V
Weak Armor
#138 Omanyte
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Type Rock.gifType Water.gif Generation III
Swift Swim
Shell Armor

Generation V
Weak Armor
#139 Omastar
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#140 Kabuto
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Type Rock.gifType Water.gif Generation III
Swift Swim
Battle Armor

Generation V
Weak Armor
#141 Kabutops
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#218 Slugma
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Type Fire.gif Generation III
Magma Armor
Flame Body

Generation V
Weak Armor
#219 Magcargo
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Type Fire.gifType Rock.gif
#227 Skarmory
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Type Steel.gifType Flying.gif Generation III
Keen Eye
Sturdy

Generation V
Weak Armor
#557 Dwebble
557.png
Type Bug.gifType Rock.gif Generation V
Sturdy
Shell Armor
Weak Armor
#558 Crustle
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#569 Garbodor
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Type Poison.gif Generation V
Stench
Weak Armor
Aftermath(DW)
#524 Roggenrola
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Type Rock.gif Generation V
Sturdy
Sand Force(DW)

Generation VII
Weak Armor
#525 Boldore
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#582 Vanillite
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Type Ice.gif Generation V
Ice Body
Weak Armor

Generation VII
Snow Cloak
#583 Vanillish
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#584 Vanilluxe
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Generation V
Ice Body
Weak Armor

Generation VII
Snow Warning
#629 Vullaby
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Type Dark.gifType Flying.gif Generation V
Big Pecks
Overcoat
Weak Armor
#630 Mandibuzz
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Green indicates the ability is known naturally
Yellow indicates the ability is only known through the Dream World
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