Tough Claws (Ability)
The table below lists the moves affected by Tough Claws, as well as the Pokémon that can have Tough Claws and learn those moves.
Although the following moves are affected by the Ability, they currently cannot be learned by any Pokémon with Tough Claws. They may, however, be used after a Pokémon with Tough Claws learned the move via Mimic, or be used by a Pokémon that gained Tough Claws by an Ability like Trace or Receiver or a move such as Skill Swap or Role Play.
Outside of battle
Tough Claws has no effect outside of battle.
Pokémon with Tough Claws
|#||Pokémon||Types||First Ability||Second Ability||Hidden Ability|
Mega Charizard X
||Steel||Battle Armor||Tough Claws||Steely Spirit|
|Please note that this is only 100% accurate to Generation IX games.
In other games
Tough Claws boosts the power of contact moves by 20%.
In the manga
- X's Charizard, Salamè, was revealed to have Tough Claws as his Ability when Mega Evolved into Mega Charizard X in the PokéSPedia data-book.
In other languages
|This article is part of Project Moves and Abilities, a Bulbapedia project that aims to write comprehensive articles on two related aspects of the Pokémon games.|