Speed Boost (Ability)
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Speed Boost raises the user's Speed stat by one stage, at the end of each turn in battle.
Outside of battle
Speed Boost has no effect outside of battle.
Pokémon will receive a permanent boost for movement speed every 250 turns.
Pokémon with Speed Boost
|#||Pokémon||Types||First Ability||Second Ability||Hidden Ability|
|Carvanha||Water||Dark||Rough Skin||None||Speed Boost|
|Sharpedo||Water||Dark||Rough Skin||None||Speed Boost|
|Yanmega||Bug||Flying||Speed Boost||Tinted Lens||Frisk|
| Please note that this is only 100% accurate to Generation VI games.
In the anime
|The user's speed increases dramatically when the Ability activates.|
|User||First Used In||Notes|
|Yanmega||Yanmega's body glows green and it can fly extremely fast. While flying, it leaves behind a green trail of energy.|
|Jessie's Yanmega||Another One Gabites the Dust!||Debut|
|Ninjask||Ninjask's outlines glow white and it can fly around extremely fast. However, if Ninjask takes a lot of damage, then it doesn't get a speed increase anymore.|
|Paul's Ninjask||A Real Rival Rouser!||None|
In the manga
In the Pokémon Adventures manga
|The user's speed increases dramatically when activated.|
|User||First Chapter Used In||Notes|
|Ninjask||Ninjask flies extremely fast and slams into the opponent. As time progresses, Ninjask gets faster and faster.|
|Amber's Ninjask||VS. Ninjask||Debut|
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.|