Steals an item when hit by another Pokémon.
Steals an item from an attacker that made direct contact.
How many Pokémon have this ability
Pickpocket is an Ability which was introduced in the 5th Generation. Seven Pokémon can have this ability, all of which use this as their Hidden Ability.
When a Pokémon uses an attack that requires physical contact against the Pokémon that has the Pickpocekt Ability, the Pokémon steals the hold item of the Pokémon that made physical contact with it.
Pickpocket doesn't have any effect in the overworld.
Pokémon With This Ability