Cotton Guard (move)

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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.gif Mareep Electric Unknown 36
#058 Icon058.gif Flaaffy Electric Unknown 43
#059 Icon059.gif Ampharos Electric Unknown 46
#090 Icon090.gif Cottonee Grass Fairy 37
#149 Icon149.gif Pufluff Ice Fairy 21

Via a Prior Evolution

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

By Mystery Gift

Dex no. Pokémon Type
#184 Icon184.gif
Electric Flying
#185 Icon185.gif
Electric Flying
#186 Icon186.gif
Electric Dragon
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