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| Stance Change
| Battle Switch
| Generation VI
| The Pokémon changes form depending on how it battles.
Stance Change (Japanese: バトルスイッチ Battle Switch) is an Ability introduced in Generation VI. It is the signature Ability of Aegislash.
Stance Change allows Aegislash to switch between Blade Forme and Shield Forme. It changes to Blade Forme when using an attacking move, and reverts to Shield Forme when using a status move.
Outside of battle
It is unknown if Stance Change has an effect outside of battle.
Pokémon with Stance Change
|| First Ability
|| Second Ability
|| Hidden Ability
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| 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.
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