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Filter (Japanese: フィルター Filter) is an Ability introduced in Generation IV. Two Pokémon have this Ability, both in the same evolutionary line.
Filter reduces super effective damage by 1/4. A move that would deal 2× damage will instead deal 1.5× damage, and a move that would deal 4× will instead deal 3×.
Outside of battle
Filter has no effect outside of battle.
Pokémon with Filter
|| First Ability
|| Second Ability
|| Hidden Ability
|| Mr. Mime
|| Mime Jr.
| Please note that this is only 100% accurate to Generation VI games.
- For Generation III games, ignore Abilities introduced in Generation IV or later and Hidden Abilities.
- For Generation IV games, ignore Hidden Abilities.
- For Generation V games, ignore Abilities introduced in Generation VI.
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