Swarm is an ability was introduced in Generation 3. This ability is exclusive to only Bug-Type Pokémon.

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Powers up Bug-type moves in a pinch.


In battle

Pokémon with this ability increases their Attack or Special Attack by 50% if they're using a Bug-Type move with less than or equal to 1/3 of their maximum HP.

Outside of battle

If a Pokémon with the ability Swarm is set in the front (even if fainted), the wild encounter rate will be doubled.

Pokémon with Swarm

Pokémon Types First Ability Second Ability Hidden Ability
StickitMini Stickit Bug Grass Swarm Rivalry Shell Armor
StickutMini Stickut Bug Grass Swarm Rivalry Defiant
SpidoxMini Spidox Poison Bug Poison Touch Swarm Infiltrator
WidoxMini Widox Poison Bug Poison Touch Swarm Infiltrator
JumpleMini Jumple Bug Bug Swarm Sap Sipper Speed Boost
CasspringMini Casspring Bug Flying Swarm Sap Sipper Speed Boost
DarculaMini Darcula Bug Dark Swarm Unnerve Immunity
TaraterrorMini Taraterror Bug Dark Swarm Intimidate Immunity
FyantMini Fyant Bug Fire Swarm Flash Fire Limber
AqlarvaMini Aqlarva Bug Water Hydration Swarm Water Absorb
MosliquoMini Mosliquo Bug Water Bloodthirst Swarm Water Absorb
BugrayMini Bugray Bug Flying Speed Boost None Swarm


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