Cotton Guard
Type  Grass
Category  Status
Accuracy  —%
PP  10 (max. 16)
Priority  {{{priority}}}
The user protects itself by wrapping its body in soft cotton, which drastically raises the user's Defense stat.
  • Does not make contact
  • Not affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Affected by Snatch
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Foe Foe
Self Ally
Affects the user

Cotton Guard is a defensive Grass-type move.


Cotton Guard raises the user's Defense by 3 stages.

Pokémon that learn Cotton Guard

By leveling up

Dex no. Pokémon Type Level
#057 Icon057 Mareep Electric Unknown 36
#058 Icon058 Flaaffy Electric Unknown 43
#059 Icon059 Ampharos Electric Unknown 46
#090 Icon090 Cottonee Grass Fairy 37
#149 Icon149 Pufluff Ice Fairy 21

Via a Prior Evolution

Dex no. Pokémon Type Father
#091 Icon091 Whimsicott Grass Fairy Icon090
#150 Icon150 Alpico Ice Fairy Icon149
#151 Icon151 Anderind Ice Ground Icon149
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