Battle Bond

Battle Bond
Generation VII
Defeating an opposing Pokémon strengthens the Pokémon's bond with its Trainer, and it becomes Ash-Greninja. Water Shuriken gets more powerful.
How many Pokémon have this ability

Battle Bond is an Ability that was introduced in Generation VII. It is the signature ability of Greninja.



In Battle

With the Battle Bond ability, Greninja is able to transform into its Ash-Greninja form after it causes a Pokémon to faint. It returns to its original form after the battle has ended.


It is currently unknown if Battle Bond will have an effect in the overworld.

Pokémon With This Ability

Normal Ability

# Pokémon Type Abilities Hidden Ability Base Stats
HP Atk Def Sp.Atk Sp.Def Spd
658 658 Mini Sprite.png Greninja Water.gif Dark.gif Torrent
Battle Bond
Protean 72 95 67 103 71 122
658 658a Mini Sprite.png Ash-Greninja Water.gif Dark.gif Battle Bond None 72 145 67 153 71 132

Hidden Ability


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Last edited by Squiggle on 26 November 2016 at 05:11
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