In-game description
Determines what moves an opposing Pokémon has.

Forewarn is an Ability. Two Pokémon can have this Ability.


In Battle

Forewarn shows the opponent's move with the highest base power. If two or more moves are of the same base Power, one will be chosen at random.

In a Double Battle, Forewarn will only show the highest base power move out of the two opponents. If both opponents have a move with the same base power, one will be chosen at random.

Moves without a base power that can cause damage are assigned one.

Power Moves
160 One-hit knockout moves (Fissure, Guillotine, Horn Drill, Sheer Cold)
150 Eruption, Water Spout
120 Counter, Metal Burst, Mirror Coat
80 Crush Grip, Dragon Rage, Endeavor, Flail, Frustration, Grass Knot, Gyro Ball, Hidden Power, Low Kick,
Natural Gift, Night Shade, Psywave, Return, Reversal, Seismic Toss, Sonic Boom, Trump Card, Wring Out
1 All other damaging moves without fixed powers

Outside of Battle

Forewarn has no effect outside of battle.

Pokémon with Forewarn

# Pokémon Types First Ability Second Ability Hidden Ability
017MS Eearr Normal Normal Forewarn Anticipation None
018MS Feyel Normal Psychic Forewarn Anticipation None