Defense Curl
Type  Normal
Category  Status
Accuracy  —%
PP  40 (max. 64)
Priority  {{{priority}}}
The user curls up to conceal weak spots and raise its 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

Defense Curl is a defensive Normal-type move. It raises the user's Defense by 1. Additionally, it doubles the power of Rollout and Ice Ball for as long as the user remains in battle.

Pokémon that learn Defense Curl

By leveling up

Pokémon Type Level
#005 Icon005 Eletux Water Electric 10
#022 Icon022 Dunsparce Normal Unknown 1
#023 Icon023 Dunseraph Dragon Flying 1
#053 Icon053 Jerbolta Ground Electric 1
#095 Icon095 Glaslug Water Ice 6
#096 Icon096 Glavinug Water Ice 1
#113 Icon113 Snopach Ice Rock 15
#114 Icon114 Dermafrost Ice Rock 15
#164 Icon164 Jungore Fighting Rock 1
#165 Icon165 Majungold Fighting Rock 1

Via Prior Evolution

Dex no. Pokémon Type
#006 Icon006 Electruxo
Water Electric