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Ally Switch (Japanese: サイドチェンジ Side Change) is a non-damaging Psychic-type move introduced in Generation V. It was TM51 in Generation V. In Generation VI, it is one of the signature moves of Kadabra and Alakazam.
Ally Switch causes the user to switch places with the ally opposite to itself, and is an increased priority move. It will fail if the user is in the middle of the field in Triple Battles, if the user has no ally opposite it, or if used in a Single Battle or Multi Battle. Ally Switch does not trigger Pursuit.
|| The user teleports using a strange power and switches its place with one of its allies.
|| The user teleports using a strange power and switches places with one of its allies.
|Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.|
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.
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