In-game description
Senses an opposing Pokémon's dangerous moves.

Anticipation is an Ability. Currently, four Pokémon can have this Ability.


In Battle

Anticipation is an ability that adds the text "[Pokémon's name] shuddered in anticipation!" if the opposing Pokémon has any move that is super-effective against the bearer.

Outside of Battle

Anticipation has no effect outside of battle.

Pokémon with Anticipation

# Pokémon Types First Ability Second Ability Hidden Ability
017MS Eearr Normal Normal Forewarn Anticipation None
018MS Feyel Normal Psychic Forewarn Anticipation None
019MS Opaby Dark Dark Anticipation Frisk None
020MS Posswipe Dark Dark Anticipation Frisk None