Friend Guard is an ability that is introduced in Generation V.

Friend Guard
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Reduces damage done to allies.


In battle

Friend Guard reduces the damage received by allies (from both opponents and other allies) by 25%. It does not reduce the damage dealt by moves that deal direct damage.

Outside of battle

Friend Guard has no effect outside of battle.

Pokemon with Friend Guard

Pokémon Types First Ability Second Ability Hidden Ability
DoveheartMini Doveheart Fairy Flying Cute Charm Friend Guard Healer
ParaseaMini Parasea Water Grass Friend Guard Overcoat Symbiosis
ParadisoMini Paradiso Water Grass Friend Guard Overcoat Symbiosis
MerkidMini Merkid Water Water Swift Swim Rain Dish Friend Guard
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