Inner Focus(JP) is a Pokémon ability introduced in Third Pokémon Generation.


Inner Focus prevents the Pokémon from flinching unless the opposing Pokémon has Mold BreakerTeravolt or Turboblaze as its ability. As of generation eight, the Pokémon are also immune to the effects of Intimidate.

Pokémon with the Ability

Zubat Golbat Abra Kadabra Alakazam
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Farfetch'd Dragonite Crobat Girafarig Sneasel
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Snorunt Glalie Riolu Lucario Mega Gallade
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Throh Sawk Mienfoo Mienshao Pawniard
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Bisharp Oranguru Indeedee (Male) Kubfu
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As a Hidden Ability

Drowzee Hypno Hitmonchan Kangaskhan Umbreon
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Raikou Entei Suicune Darumaka Mudbray Mudsdale
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  • Although Focus Punch says it fails due to the user flinching, Inner Focus doesn't prevent its failure.
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