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Insomnia (Ability)

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Insomnia ふみん
Insomnia
Flavor text
Generation III
Prevents sleep.
Generation IV
Prevents the Pokémon from falling asleep.
Generation V
Prevents the Pokémon from falling asleep.
Generation VI
Currently unknown

Insomnia (Japanese: ふみん Insomnia) is an Ability introduced in Generation III. Eleven Pokémon can have this Ability. It is one of two Abilities that prevent sleeping (the other is Vital Spirit).

Effect

In battle

Insomnia prevents Sleep by either the opponent or themselves. If a Pokémon with Insomnia uses Rest, it will automatically fail.

Outside of battle

Insomnia has no effect outside of battle.

Pokémon with Insomnia

# Pokémon Types First Ability Second Ability Hidden Ability
Drowzee Drowzee Psychic Psychic Insomnia Forewarn Inner Focus
Hypno Hypno Psychic Psychic Insomnia Forewarn Inner Focus
Hoothoot Hoothoot Normal Flying Insomnia Keen Eye Tinted Lens
Noctowl Noctowl Normal Flying Insomnia Keen Eye Tinted Lens
Spinarak Spinarak Bug Poison Swarm Insomnia Sniper
Ariados Ariados Bug Poison Swarm Insomnia Sniper
Murkrow Murkrow Dark Flying Insomnia Super Luck Prankster
Delibird Delibird Ice Flying Vital Spirit Hustle Insomnia
Shuppet Shuppet Ghost Ghost Insomnia Frisk Cursed Body
Banette Banette Ghost Ghost Insomnia Frisk Cursed Body
Honchkrow Honchkrow Dark Flying Insomnia Super Luck Moxie
Please note that this is only 100% accurate to Generation VI games.
  • For Generation III games, ignore Abilities introduced in Generation IV and Hidden Abilities.
  • For Generation IV games, ignore Hidden Abilities.
  • For Generation V games, ignore Abilities introduced in Generation VI.

Pokéstar Studios Pokémon with Insomnia

# Pokémon Types First Ability Second Ability Hidden Ability
Humanoid Humanoid Normal Normal Insomnia None None
Please note that this is only 100% accurate to Generation VI games.
  • For Generation III games, ignore Abilities introduced in Generation IV and Hidden Abilities.
  • For Generation IV games, ignore Hidden Abilities.
  • For Generation V games, ignore Abilities introduced in Generation VI.

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga


Trivia

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 失眠 Shī​mián​
France Flag.png French Insomnia
Germany Flag.png German Insomnia
Italy Flag.png Italian Insonnia
South Korea Flag.png Korean 불면 Bulmyeon
Portugal Flag.png Portuguese Insônia
Spain Flag.png Spanish Insomnio


Variations of the Ability Water Veil
Water VeilLimberMagma ArmorOwn TempoInsomniaVital SpiritImmunity
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