Essentials

Conversion 2

Normal status

Generation 2

Summary

Changes the user's type to a random type either resistant or immune to the last move used against it.

Damage Dealt

  • Bug 1
  • Dark 1
  • Dragon 1
  • Electric 1
  • Fairy 1
  • Fighting 1
  • Fire 1
  • Flying 1
  • Ghost 0
  • Grass 1
  • Ground 1
  • Ice 1
  • Normal 1
  • Poison 1
  • Psychic 1
  • Rock ½
  • Steel ½
  • Water 1

Stats

Power
— (no damage)
Accuracy
— (cannot miss)
PP
30, up to 48 with PP Up PP Up
Target
Selected Pokémon
Effect chance
n/a
Priority
0 (normal)

Machines

Generation 2
Not a TM
Generation 3
Not a TM
Generation 4
Not a TM
Generation 5
Not a TM
Generation 6
Not a TM

Effect

Changes the user's type to a type either resistant or immune to the last damaging move that hit it. The new type is selected at random and cannot be a type the user already is. If there is no eligible new type, this move will fail.

Meta

This reflects how the games treat moves and may be somewhat idealistic.

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 2
Gold, Silver, Crystal

The user's type is made resistant.

Generation 3
Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald

Makes the user resistant to the last attack’s type.

FireRed, LeafGreen

The user changes type to make itself resistant to the last attack it took.

Generation 4
Diamond, Pearl, Platinum, HeartGold, SoulSilver

The user changes its type to make itself resistant to the type of the attack it last took.

Generation 5
Black, White, Black 2, White 2

The user changes its type to make itself resistant to the type of the attack the opponent used last.

Foreign Names

French
Conversion 2
German
Umwandlung2
Italian
Conversione2
Spanish
Conversión2
Japanese
テクスチャー2 (tekusuchaa2)

Contests

Generation 3 Contest

Type
Beauty
Appeal
♡♡
Jam
Flavor text
Works well if it's the same type as the one before.
Use after
None
Use before
None

Generation 4 Super Contest

Type
Beauty
Appeal
Flavor text
Earn +3 if the Pokémon gets the lowest score.
Use after
None
Use before
None

Similar moves

No other moves have the same effect as Conversion 2.

Pokémon

Generation 2 Generation 3 Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 Pokémon Type Ability Gender Egg Group HP Atk Def SpA SpD Spd Total
Level up: Learned when a Pokémon reaches a certain level.
Porygon Normal Trace
Download
Analytic
genderless Mineral 65 60 70 85 75 40 395
Porygon2 Normal Trace
Download
Analytic
genderless Mineral 85 80 90 105 95 60 515
Porygon-Z Normal Adaptability
Download
Analytic
genderless Mineral 85 80 70 135 75 90 535

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