Pressure is an Ability introduced in Generation III.

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The Pokémon raises the foe's PP usage.


In battle

Pressure makes any attack targeted at the ability-bearer - regardless of whether it hits - use 2 PP instead of 1.

Outside of battle

If a Pokémon with Pressure is the leading party Pokémon, wild Pokémon are 50% more likely to be higher level.

Pokemon with Pressure

Pokémon Types First Ability Second Ability Hidden Ability
WerehideMini Werehide Dark Dark Hustle Frisk Pressure
BulkerMini Bulker Fighting Fighting Pressure Inner Focus Intimidate
SkreechMini Skreech Ghost Ghost Soundproof Pressure Forewarn
BanshreekMini Banshreek Ghost Ghost Soundproof Pressure Forewarn
BanscreamMini Banscream Ghost Ghost Soundproof Pressure Forewarn
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