Protects the Pokémon from recoil damage.

Rock Head is an ability introduced in Generation III. So far, 7 Pokémon have this ability.


In battle

Rock Head prevents the bearer from taking recoil damage, except from Struggle or crash damage (from Jump Kick or High Jump Kick).The Life Orb will still damage the bearer if held.

Outside of battle

Rock Head has no effect outside of battle.

Pokémon with Rock Head

Normal Ability

Dex no. Pokémon Type
#015 Barewl Barewl
Steel Rock
#016 Dearewl Dearewl
Steel Rock
#017 Gararewl Gararewl
Steel Steel
#042 Brailip Brailip
Water Psychic
#043 Brainoar Brainoar
Water Psychic

Hidden Ability

Dex no. Pokémon Type
#115 Slothohm Slothohm
Electric Rock
#116 Theriamp Theriamp
Electric Rock
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