Sand Force (Ability)
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Sand Force (Japanese: すなのちから Sand Force) is an Ability introduced in Generation V. Fourteen Pokémon can have this Ability.
Outside of battle
Currently, its outside of battle effects are unknown.
Pokémon with Sand Force
|#||Pokémon||Types||First Ability||Second Ability||Hidden Ability|
|Diglett||Ground||Sand Veil||Arena Trap||Sand Force|
|Dugtrio||Ground||Sand Veil||Arena Trap||Sand Force|
|Nosepass||Rock||Sturdy||Magnet Pull||Sand Force|
|Shellos||Water||Sticky Hold||Storm Drain||Sand Force|
|Gastrodon||Water||Ground||Sticky Hold||Storm Drain||Sand Force|
|Hippopotas||Ground||Sand Stream||None||Sand Force|
|Hippowdon||Ground||Sand Stream||None||Sand Force|
|Probopass||Rock||Steel||Sturdy||Magnet Pull||Sand Force|
|Drilbur||Ground||Sand Rush||Sand Force||Mold Breaker|
|Excadrill||Ground||Steel||Sand Rush||Sand Force||Mold Breaker|
|Landorus||Ground||Flying||Sand Force||None||Sheer Force|
| Please note that this is only 100% accurate to Generation VI games.
In the manga
In the Be a Master!! Pokémon BW manga
|During a Sandstorm, the user's speed is doubled.|
|User||First Chapter Used In||Notes|
|Excadrill||Excadrill's speed is doubled due to Sandstorm.|
- Shellos is the only Pokémon with this Ability that can appreciate its full effect: the other thirteen Pokémon are naturally immune to damage from Sandstorm because of their type(s). However, if Soak were to be used on one of these Pokémon, they would still not take damage from Sandstorm thanks to this Ability.
- Moreover, if Gastro Acid were to be used on Shellos, it would take damage from Sandstorm and if both Gastro Acid and Soak were used on the rest of the Pokémon with this ability, they would take damage from Sandstorm as well.
In other languages
|This article is part of Project Moves and Abilities, a Bulbapedia project that aims to write comprehensive articles on two related aspects of the Pokémon games.|