Pickpocket (Ability)

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Effect

In battle

When a Pokemon with this Ability is hit by a move that makes contact, the Pokemon with this Ability will steal the held item of the attacking Pokemon. It will not activate if the Pokemon with this Ability already has a held item, or if either Pokemon is behind a substitute.

It cannot steal a Plate from a Pokemon with Multitype or Mail. It cannot steal a Griseous Orb if either Pokemon is Giratina, a Drive if either Pokemon is Genesect, nor a Mega Stone that can Mega Evolve either Pokemon.

Outside of battle

Pickpocket has no effect outside of battle.

Pokemon with Pickpocket

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Pokemon
Types
Ability 1
Ability 2
Hidden
Sneasel Dark Ice Inner Focus Keen Eye Pickpocket
Seedot Grass Chlorophyll Early Bird Pickpocket
Nuzleaf Grass Dark Chlorophyll Early Bird Pickpocket
Shiftry Grass Dark Chlorophyll Early Bird Pickpocket
Weavile Dark Ice Pressure None Pickpocket
Binacle Rock Water Tough Claws Sniper Pickpocket
Barbaracle Rock Water Tough Claws Sniper Pickpocket

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