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| Vital Spirit
Vital Spirit (Japanese: やるき Willingness) is an Ability introduced in Generation III. Twelve Pokémon have this Ability. It is one of two abilities that prevent sleeping (the other is Insomnia).
Vital Spirit prevents Sleep. If a Pokémon with Vital Spirit uses Rest, it will automatically fail.
Outside of battle
From Pokémon Emerald onwards, if the Pokémon with Vital Spirit is leading the party, then Vital Spirit increases the chance of battling a higher-leveled wild Pokémon by 50%.
Pokémon with Vital Spirit
In the anime
In other languages