Here is a list of the new abilities that have been introduced in the Nornova region.
Pokemon: Chunter, Nickter, Whismur, Loudred, Exploud, Mothim
Effect: All sound-based moves have their base power increased by 20%. Accuracy of all sound-based moves is increased to 100.
Effect: This Pokemon gains 10% of its HP back whenever it faints an enemy.
Effect: This Pokemon gets STAB on all moves.
Effect: If this Pokemon's attack hits a Pokemon that switches in, it does 1.5 times damage. Does not affect Pokemon who have switched in after another Pokemon has fainte.
Pokemon: Symbolen, Unown
Effect: All abilities (except Negation) of Pokemon currently on the field are cancelled. Effects already finalized by abilities are not negated.
Effect: When fighting against super-effective types, this Pokemon gets each of its stats boosted by one stage. The boosts are not removed when the opposing Pokemon switches out. This ability cannot be activited twice while this Pokemon is out.
Effect: In a double or triple battle, this Pokemon takes attacks directed at an ally, at 50% power.
Pokemon: Tyaton, Tympatron, Tympantroad
Effect: in-battle: In rain, this Pokemon becomes Raindrop Form, and all Water-type moves that hit it cause it to regain 25% of its HP. Outside battle: This Pokemon is healed slightly while you walk.
Effect: Pokemon that make physical contact with this Pokemon become trapped.
Pokemon: Chipster, Gamblean
Effect: In-game: increases money earned after battle; online; increases base power of Coin Blast to 100.
Effect: All moves have equal priority. In the case of Pursuit, base power is still doubled, but it does not hit the Pokemon switching out. This ability does not apply to action such as Mega Evolution or switching.
Pokemon: Barbrab, Tharapick
Effect: Has a "shield," half of its HP, that activates at half health. It must be drained before doing any more damage. The shield cannot regenerate during battle, and cannot be Skill Swapped.
Pokemon: Spindlewe, Ronjab, Thoxicon
Effect: Gains HP when hit by fire-type moves. Immunity to Fire-type moves.
Effect: All indirect damage, excluding that from moves used by this Pokemon or from items, is reflected to the opponent.
Effect: Whenever this Pokemon is hit by an attack, its Attack and Special Attack are boosted by one stage. However, immunity is not granted to such attacks.
Effect: For every opponent this Pokemon moves after when attacking, its attack is raised one stage.
Effect: When this Pokemon is holding a plate, it gains a second type. Pokemon gains normal type while holding Spooky Plate. Feargrip changes type based on the held plate.
Effect: Gives full immunity to all Fire-type moves.
DNA Type: Edit
Pokemon: Mega Deoxys
Effect: Switches between forms Type-A and Type-D. If the opponent has a move that is able to OHKO Mega Deoxys, it switches to Type-D. If not, it remains in Type-A. Type-A can be manually activated by using an offensive move. Type-D can be manually activated by using a status move.
Pokemon: Mega Regigigas
Effect: This Pokemon gets STAB on Rock, Ice, and Steel-type moves.
New effect: Gives full immunity to Ground-type attacks and entry hazards.
New effect: Reflect, Light Screen, Safeguard, and Substitutes of the opponent are ignored.
New effect: Ignores all accuracy and evasion modifiers.
New effect: Protects Pokemon from infatuation, Taunt, Torment, and Embargo.
New effect: Sleep will only last one turn. Pokemon is healed by 25% of its HP whenever it is afflicted by the Sleep status.
New effect: Conact with the Pokemon may burn the attacker. Immune to being frozen.
New effect: Castform transforms with the weather. Becomes Fire-type if sunny, Ice-type if hailing, Water-type if raining, and Rock-type if sandstorm. Provides a 20% boosts to all moves if weather is present.
New effect: In battle, lowers the opponent's accuracy and evasion by one stage.
New effect: Prevents freezing. Non-fire-type Pokemon that make contact are damaged by 1/8th of their maximum HP.
New effect: Guarantees escape from wild Pokemon. This Pokemon is immune to all trapping abilities and moves. Pursuit is not boosted when this Pokemon is switching.
New effect: The opponent's attack is lowered by one stage, and their speed increased by one.
New effect: No longer works on Pokemon with only 1 HP.