Role Play


Base PowerPower PointsAccuracy
Effect ChancePriorityTarget
—%0Single non-user

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The user mimics the target completely, copying the target’s natural Ability.


User's ability is replaced with the target's until the user leaves the field. Ignores accuracy and evasion modifiers.

If the target has Flower Gift, Forecast, Illusion, Imposter, Multitype, Stance Change, Trace, Wonder Guard, or Zen Mode, this move will fail.

This move cannot be copied by Mirror Move.

Pokémon that learn Role Play by level (2)

Canon Pokémon (2)

Pokémon that learn Role Play by move tutor (38)

TurquoiseDex Pokémon (24)

Canon Pokémon (14)