Generations III and IV
Minus powers up with Plus. When a Pokémon with Minus enters into a Double Battle with a Pokémon with the Ability Plus, the user's Special Attack stat is increased by 50%.
Generation V onwards
When a Pokémon with Minus enters a battle and has an ally with Plus or Minus, the Special Attack stat of the Pokémon with Minus is increased by 50%.
The move Magnetic Flux raises the Defense and Special Defense of allied Pokémon with Plus or Minus by 1 stage, while the move Gear Up raises the Attack and Special Attack of target Pokémon with Plus or Minus by 1 stage.
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon
A Pokémon with this Ability will have a 50% Special Attack bonus if an allied Pokémon has Plus.
Outside of battle
Minus has no effect outside of battle.
Pokémon with Minus
In the manga
In the Pokémon Adventures manga
| The user's attacks become more powerful if it battles on the same team as a Pokémon with the Ability Plus.
|| First Chapter Used In
|| The power of Minun's attacks increases if it battles on the same team as a Pokémon with the Ability Plus.
| Sapphire's Minun
|| Adding It Up with Plusle & Minun II
In other languages