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| Snow Cloak
| Hidden in the Snow
Snow Cloak (Japanese: ゆきがくれ Hidden in the Snow) is an Ability introduced in Generation IV. Eight Pokémon can have this Ability, all of which are Ice types.
Generation III and IV
During hail, the evasion of a Pokémon with this Ability is increased by 20%. A Pokémon with this Ability will take no damage from hail if it otherwise would.
Generation V onward
During hail, the evasion of a Pokémon with this Ability is now increased by 25%.
Outside of battle
If a Pokémon with Snow Cloak is leading the party in an area with a blizzard, then Snow Cloak decreases the wild Pokémon encounter rate by 50%.
Pokémon with Snow Cloak
In the anime
| The user's evasiveness rises while it is hailing out.
|| First Used In
|| While it is snowing or foggy out on the battlefield, Froslass can repeatedly appear and disappear throughout the battlefield. It can also turn transparent and seemingly go through attacks.
| Paul's Froslass
|| A Real Rival Rouser!
In the manga
In the Pokémon Adventures manga
In the Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Adventure! manga
In other languages