||Changes the Pokémon's type to the type of the move it's using.
|How Many Pokémon Have This
Protean is an Ability introduced in Generation VI. Four Pokémon have this Ability, all of which use this as their Hidden Ability.
When a Pokémon with the Protean Ability uses a move, its type changes to the same type of move that it is using, becoming a pure Pokémon of that type and guaranteeing a Same Type Attack Boost.
Protean doesn't have an effect in the Overworld.
 Pokémon With This Ability
 Normal Ability
||Dream World Ability
 Hidden Ability