Essentials

Illuminate

Generation 3

Summary

Doubles the wild encounter rate.

Effect

Overworld: If the lead Pokémon has this ability, the wild encounter rate is doubled.

This ability has no effect in battle.

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 3
Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald, FireRed, LeafGreen

Encounter rate increases.

Generation 4
Diamond, Pearl, Platinum, HeartGold, SoulSilver

Raises the likelihood of meeting wild Pokémon.

Generation 5
Black, White, Black 2, White 2

Raises the likelihood of meeting wild Pokémon.

Generation 6
X, Y, Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire

Raises the likelihood of meeting wild Pokémon.

Generation 7
Sun, Moon

Raises the likelihood of meeting wild Pokémon by illuminating the surroundings.

Foreign Names

Japanese
はっこう (hakkou)
はっこう
Korean
발광
Chinese
發光
发光
French
Lumiattirance
German
Erleuchtung
Spanish
Iluminación
Italian
Risplendi
Czech
Osvětlení

Pokémon

Pokémon Type Ability Gender Egg Group HP Atk Def SpA SpD Spd Total
Normal: May be found normally on Pokémon.
Staryu Water Illuminate
Natural Cure
Analytic
genderless Water 3 30 45 55 70 55 85 340
Starmie Water Psychic Illuminate
Natural Cure
Analytic
genderless Water 3 60 75 85 100 85 115 520
Chinchou Water Electric Volt Absorb
Illuminate
Water Absorb
½ male, ½ female Water 2 75 38 38 56 56 67 330
Lanturn Water Electric Volt Absorb
Illuminate
Water Absorb
½ male, ½ female Water 2 125 58 58 76 76 67 460
Volbeat Bug Illuminate
Swarm
Prankster
always male Bug
Human-Like
65 73 75 47 85 85 430
Watchog Normal Illuminate
Keen Eye
Analytic
½ male, ½ female Field 60 85 69 60 69 77 420
Morelull Grass Fairy Illuminate
Effect Spore
Rain Dish
½ male, ½ female Grass 40 35 55 65 75 15 285
Shiinotic Grass Fairy Illuminate
Effect Spore
Rain Dish
½ male, ½ female Grass 60 45 80 90 100 30 405

8 Pokémon

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