Shell Armor
In-game description
Protects the Pokémon from critical hits.

Shell Armor is an ability introduced in Generation III. So far, 2 Pokémon have this ability.


In battle

Shell Armor prevents the Pokémon from receiving a critical hit. It shares this effect with Battle Armor.

Outside of battle

Shell Armor has no effect outside of battle.

Pokémon with Shell Armor

# Pokémon Types First Ability Second Ability Hidden Ability
121MS Barcush Water Water Water Veil Shell Armor None
121MS Gysteam Water Fire White Smoke Shell Armor None