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Gooey (Ability)

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Gooey ぬめぬめ
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Generation VI
Contact with the Pokémon lowers the attacker's Speed stat.

Gooey (Japanese: ぬめぬめ Gooey) is an Ability introduced in Generation VI. It is the signature Ability of Goomy's evolutionary line. This Ability is exclusively obtained as a Hidden Ability.


In battle

Gooey causes the attacker's Speed stat to decrease by one stage when the user is attacked by contact moves.

Outside of battle

It is unknown if Gooey has an effect outside of battle.

Pokémon with Gooey

# Pokémon Types First Ability Second Ability Hidden Ability
Goomy Goomy Dragon Dragon Sap Sipper Hydration Gooey
Sliggoo Sliggoo Dragon Dragon Sap Sipper Hydration Gooey
Goodra Goodra Dragon Dragon Sap Sipper Hydration Gooey
Please note that this is only 100% accurate to Generation VI games.
  • For Generation III games, ignore Abilities introduced in Generation IV and Hidden Abilities.
  • For Generation IV games, ignore Hidden Abilities.
  • For Generation V games, ignore Abilities introduced in Generation VI.

In other languages

Language Title
France Flag.png French Poisseux
Germany Flag.png German Viskosität
Italy Flag.png Italian Viscosità
South Korea Flag.png Korean 미끈미끈 Mikkeunmikkeun
Spain Flag.png Spanish Baba

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