Steadfast Pokemon: Which Pokemon Have This Ability?

Steadfast Pokemon is an ability some Pokemon can have. The recently unveiled Farfetch'd evolution Sirfetch'd, for example, will have this ability.

Steadfast Pokemon

Steadfast is an ability that gives the user +1 Speed whenever they flinch. The following Pokemon have Steadfast:

  • Mega Mewtwo X
  • Tyrogue
  • Riolu
  • Lucario
  • Gallade
  • Sirfetch'd

In addition, the following Pokemon have Steadfast as their Hidden Ability:

  • Machop (Hidden)
  • Machoke (Hidden)
  • Machamp (Hidden)
  • Scyther (Hidden)
  • Hitmontop (Hidden)
  • Rockruff (Hidden)
  • Lycanrock Middday Form (Hidden)

If you're curious, here are all the moves that can cause flinching:

  • Air Slash
  • Astonish
  • Bite
  • Bone Club
  • Dark Pulse
  • Dragon Rush
  • Extrasensory
  • Fake Out
  • Fire Fang
  • Fling (with King's Rock or Razor Fang)
  • Headbutt
  • Heart Stamp
  • Hyper Fang
  • Ice Fang
  • Icicle Crash
  • Iron Head
  • Low Kick
  • Needle Arm
  • Rock Slide
  • Rolling Kick
  • Secret Power (in rocky areas)
  • Sky attack
  • Snore
  • Steamroller
  • Stomp
  • Thunder Fang
  • Twister
  • Waterfall
  • Zen Headbutt
  • Zing Zap

Pokemon holding the King's Rock or Razor Fang items will have a chance to flinch the enemy.

Pokemon Sword and Shield release Nov. 15 for Nintendo Switch.

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