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Hold Items

In the games, there are a variety of items that give your Pokémon added perks if they have these items attached. Each item has different effects, some affecting the Pokémon's status condition, some boosting stats and some powering up moves. Some of these items are gone if used in battle, while others will remain now matter how many battles the Pokémon is in.

Picture Name Effect
Absorb BulbA consumable bulb. If the holder is hit by a Water-type move, its Sp. Atk will rise.
Adamant OrbA brightly gleaming orb to be held by Dialga. It boosts the power of Dragon- and Steel-type moves.
Air BalloonWhen held by a Pokémon, the Pokémon will float into the air. When the holder is attacked, this item will burst.
Amulet CoinAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It doubles a battle's prize money if the holding Pokémon joins in.
Assault VestAn item to be held by a Pokémon. This offensive vest raises Sp. Def but prevents the use of status moves. 
 Berserk GeneBoosts ATTACK but causes confusion.
Big RootA Pokémon held item that boosts the power of HP-stealing moves to let the holder recover more HP.
Binding BandA band that increases the power of binding moves when held.
Black BeltAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a belt that boosts determination and Fighting-type moves.
Black SludgeA held item that gradually restores the HP of Poison-type Pokémon. It inflicts damage on all other types.
BlackGlassesAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a shady-looking pair of glasses that boosts Dark-type moves.
Blue ScarfAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It boosts the Beauty aspect of the holder in a Contest.
BrightPowderAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It casts a tricky glare that lowers the opponent's accuracy.
Bug GemA gem with an insect-like essence. When held, it strengthens the power of a Bug-type move only once.
Burn DriveA cassette to be held by Genesect. It changes Techno Blast to a Fire-type move.
Cell BatteryA consumable battery. If the holder is hit by an Electric-type move, its Attack will rise.
CharcoalAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a combustible fuel that boosts the power of Fire-type moves.
Chill DriveA cassette to be held by Genesect. It changes Techno Blast to an Ice-type move.
Choice BandAn item to be held by a Pokémon. This headband ups Attack, but allows the use of only one of its moves.
Choice ScarfAn item to be held by a Pokémon. This scarf boosts Speed, but allows the use of only one of its moves.
Choice SpecsAn item to be held by a Pokémon. These distinctive glasses boost Sp. Atk but allow the use of only one of its moves.
Cleanse TagAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It helps keep wild Pokémon away if the holder is the first one in the party.
Damp RockA Pokémon held item that extends the duration of the move Rain Dance used by the holder.
Dark GemA gem with an essence of darkness. When held, it strengthens the power of a Dark-type move only once.
DeepSeaScaleAn item to be held by Clamperl. A scale that shines a faint pink, it raises the Sp. Def stat.
DeepSeaToothAn item to be held by Clamperl. A fang that gleams a sharp silver, it raises the Sp. Atk stat.
Destiny KnotA long, thin, bright-red string to be held by a Pokémon. If the holder becomes infatuated, the foe does too.
Douse DriveA cassette to be held by Genesect. It changes Techno Blast to a Water-type move.
Draco PlateAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a stone tablet that boosts the power of Dragon-type moves.
Dragon FangAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a hard and sharp fang that ups the power of Dragon-type moves.
Dragon GemA gem with a draconic essence. When held, it strengthens the power of a Dragon-type move only once.
Dread PlateAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a stone tablet that boosts the power of Dark-type moves.
Dubious DiscA transparent device overflowing with dubious data. Its producer is unknown.
Earth PlateAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a stone tablet that boosts the power of Ground-type moves.
Eject ButtonIf the holder is hit by an attack, it will switch with another Pokémon in your party.
ElectirizerA box packed with a tremendous amount of electric energy. It is loved by a certain Pokémon.
Electric GemA gem with an essence of electricity. When held, it strengthens the power of an Electric-type move only once.
EverstoneAn item to be held by a Pokémon. The Pokémon holding this peculiar stone is prevented from evolving.
EvioliteA mysterious evolutionary lump. When held, it raises the Defense and Sp. Def of a Pokémon that can still evolve.
Exp. ShareAn item to be held by a Pokémon. The holder gets a share of a battle's Exp. Points without battling.
Expert BeltAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a well-worn belt that slightly boosts the power of supereffective moves.
Fighting GemA gem with an essence of combat. When held, it strengthens the power of a Fighting-type move only once.
Fire GemA gem with an essence of fire. When held, it strengthens the power of a Fire-type move only once.
Fist PlateAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a stone tablet that boosts the power of Fighting-type moves.
Flame OrbAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a bizarre orb that inflicts a burn on the holder in battle.
Flame PlateAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a stone tablet that boosts the power of Fire-type moves.
Float StoneA very light stone. It reduces the weight of a Pokémon when held.
Flying GemA gem with an essence of air. When held, it strengthens the power of a Flying-type move only once.
Focus BandAn item to be held by a Pokémon. The holder may endure a potential KO attack, leaving it with just 1 HP.
Focus SashAn item to be held by a Pokémon. If it has full HP, the holder will endure one potential KO attack, leaving 1 HP.
Full IncenseAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is an exotic-smelling incense that makes the holder bloated and slow moving.
Ghost GemA gem with a spectral essence. When held, it strengthens the power of a Ghost-type move only once.
Grass GemA gem with an essence of nature. When held, it strengthens the power of a Grass-type move only once.
Green ScarfAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It boosts the Smart aspect of the holder in a Contest.
Grip ClawA Pokémon held item that extends the duration of multiturn attacks like Bind and Wrap.
Griseous OrbA glowing orb to be held by Giratina. It boosts the power of Dragon- and Ghost-type moves.
Ground GemA gem with an essence of land. When held, it strengthens the power of a Ground-type move only once.
Hard StoneAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is an unbreakable stone that ups the power of Rock-type moves.
Heat RockA Pokémon held item that extends the duration of the move Sunny Day used by the holder.
Ice GemA gem with an essence of ice. When held, it strengthens the power of an Ice-type move only once.
Icicle PlateAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a stone tablet that boosts the power of Ice-type moves.
Icy RockA Pokémon held item that extends the duration of the move Hail used by the holder.
Insect PlateAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a stone tablet that boosts the power of Bug-type moves.
Iron BallA Pokémon held item that cuts Speed. It makes Flying-type and levitating holders susceptible to Ground moves.
Iron PlateAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a stone tablet that boosts the power of Steel-type moves.
King's RockAn item to be held by a Pokémon. When the holder inflicts damage, the target may flinch.
Lagging TailAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is tremendously heavy and makes the holder move slower than usual.
Lax IncenseAn item to be held by a Pokémon. The tricky aroma of this incense may make attacks miss the holder.
LeftoversAn item to be held by a Pokémon. The holder's HP is gradually restored during battle.
Life OrbAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It boosts the power of moves, but at the cost of some HP on each hit.
Light BallAn item to be held by Pikachu. It is a puzzling orb that raises the Attack and Sp. Atk stat.
Light ClayA Pokémon held item that extends the duration of barrier moves like Light Screen and Reflect used by the holder.
Luck IncenseAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It doubles a battle's prize money if the holding Pokémon joins in.
Lucky EggAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is an egg filled with happiness that earns extra Exp. Points in battle.
Lucky PunchAn item to be held by Chansey. It is a pair of gloves that boosts Chansey's critical-hit ratio.
Luminous MossAn item to be held by a PokĂ©mon. It boosts Sp. Def if hit with a Water-type attack. It can only be used once. 
Lustrous OrbA beautifully glowing orb to be held by Palkia. It boosts the power of Dragon- and Water-type moves.
Macho BraceAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a stiff and heavy brace that promotes strong growth but lowers Speed.
MagmarizerA box packed with a tremendous amount of magma energy. It is loved by a certain Pokémon.
MagnetAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a powerful magnet that boosts the power of Electric-type moves.
Meadow PlateAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a stone tablet that boosts the power of Grass-type moves.
Mental HerbAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It snaps the holder out of infatuation. It can be used only once.
Metal CoatAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a special metallic film that ups the power of Steel-type moves.
Metal PowderAn item to be held by Ditto. Extremely fine yet hard, this odd powder boosts the Defense stat.
MetronomeA Pokémon held item that boosts a move used consecutively. Its effect is reset if another move is used.
Mind PlateAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a stone tablet that boosts the power of Psychic-type moves.
Miracle SeedAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a seed imbued with life that ups the power of Grass-type moves.
Muscle BandAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a headband that slightly boosts the power of physical moves.
Mystic WaterAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a teardrop-shaped gem that ups the power of Water-type moves.
NeverMeltIceAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a piece of ice that repels heat and boosts Ice-type moves.
Normal GemA gem with an ordinary essence. When held, it strengthens the power of a Normal-type move only once.
Odd IncenseAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is an exotic-smelling incense that boosts the power of Psychic-type moves.
 Pink BowPowers up normal-type moves.
Pink ScarfAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It boosts the Cute aspect of the holder in a Contest.
Pixie PlateAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a stone tablet that boosts the power of Fairy-type moves 
Poison BarbAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a small, poisonous barb that ups the power of Poison-type moves.
Poison GemA gem with an essence of poison. When held, it strengthens the power of a Poison-type move only once.
 Polkadot BowPowers up normal-type moves.
Power AnkletA Pokémon held item that promotes Speed gain on leveling, but reduces the Speed stat.
Power BandA Pokémon held item that promotes Sp. Def gain on leveling, but reduces the Speed stat.
Power BeltA Pokémon held item that promotes Defense gain on leveling, but reduces the Speed stat.
Power BracerA Pokémon held item that promotes Attack gain on leveling, but reduces the Speed stat.
Power HerbA single-use item to be held by a Pokémon. It allows the immediate use of a move that charges on the first turn.
Power LensA Pokémon held item that promotes Sp. Atk gain on leveling, but reduces the Speed stat.
Power WeightA Pokémon held item that promotes HP gain on leveling, but reduces the Speed stat.
ProtectorA protective item of some sort. It is extremely stiff and heavy. It is loved by a certain Pokémon.
Psychic GemA gem with an essence of the mind. When held, it strengthens the power of a Psychic-type move only once.
Pure IncenseAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It helps keep wild Pokémon away if the holder is the first one in the party.
Quick ClawAn item to be held by a Pokémon. A light, sharp claw that lets the bearer move first occasionally.
Quick PowderAn item to be held by Ditto. Extremely fine yet hard, this odd powder boosts the Speed stat.
Razor ClawAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a sharply hooked claw that ups the holder's critical-hit ratio.
Razor FangAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It may make foes and allies flinch when the holder inflicts damage.
Reaper ClothA cloth imbued with horrifyingly strong spiritual energy. It is loved by a certain Pokémon.
Red CardA card with a mysterious power. When the holder is struck by a foe, the attacker is removed from battle.
Red ScarfAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It boosts the Cool aspect of the holder in a Contest.
Ring TargetMoves that would otherwise have no effect will land on the Pokémon that holds it.
Rock GemA gem with an essence of rock. When held, it strengthens the power of a Rock-type move only once.
Rock IncenseAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is an exotic-smelling incense that boosts the power of Rock-type moves.
Rocky HelmetIf the holder of this item takes damage, the attacker will also be damaged upon contact.
Rose IncenseAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is an exotic-smelling incense that boosts the power of Grass-type moves.
Safety GogglesAn item to be held by a Pokémon. These goggles protect the holder from both weather-related damage and powder. 
Scope LensAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a lens that boosts the holder's critical-hit ratio.
Sea IncenseAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is incense with a curious aroma that boosts the power of Water-type moves.
Sharp BeakAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a long, sharp beak that boosts the power of Flying-type moves.
Shed ShellA tough, discarded carapace to be held by a Pokémon. It enables the holder to switch with a waiting Pokémon in battle.
Shell BellAn item to be held by a Pokémon. The holder's HP is restored a little every time it inflicts damage.
Shock DriveA cassette to be held by Genesect. It changes Techno Blast to an Electric-type move.
Silk ScarfAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a sumptuous scarf that boosts the power of Normal-type moves.
SilverPowderAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a shiny, silver powder that ups the power of Bug-type moves.
Sky PlateAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a stone tablet that boosts the power of Flying-type moves.
Smoke BallAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It enables the holder to flee from any wild Pokémon without fail.
Smooth RockA Pokémon held item that extends the duration of the move Sandstorm used by the holder.
SnowballAn item to be held by a PokĂ©mon. It boosts Attack if hit with an Ice-type attack. It can only be used once. 
Soft SandAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a loose, silky sand that boosts the power of Ground-type moves.
Soothe BellAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a bell with a comforting chime that calms the holder and makes it friendly.
Soul DewA wondrous orb to be held by Latios or Latias. It raises both the Sp. Atk and Sp. Def stats.
Spell TagAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a sinister, eerie tag that boosts the power of Ghost-type moves.
Splash PlateAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a stone tablet that boosts the power of Water-type moves.
Spooky PlateAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a stone tablet that boosts the power of Ghost-type moves.
Steel GemA gem with an essence of steel. When held, it strengthens the power of a Steel-type move only once.
StickAn item to be held by Farfetch'd. It is a very long and stiff stalk of leek that boosts the critical-hit ratio.
Sticky BarbA held item that damages the holder on every turn. It may latch on to foes and allies that touch the holder.
Stone PlateAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a stone tablet that boosts the power of Rock-type moves.
Thick ClubAn item to be held by Cubone or Marowak. It is a hard bone of some sort that boosts the Attack stat.
Toxic OrbAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a bizarre orb that badly poisons the holder in battle.
Toxic PlateAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a stone tablet that boosts the power of Poison-type moves.
TwistedSpoonAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a spoon imbued with telekinetic power that boosts Psychic-type moves.
Water GemA gem with an essence of water. When held, it strengthens the power of a Water-type move only once.
Wave IncenseAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is incense with a curious aroma that boosts the power of Water-type moves.
Weakness PolicyAn item to be held by a Pokémon. Attack and Sp. Atk sharply increase if the holder is hit with a move it's weak to. 
White HerbAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It restores any lowered stat in battle. It can be used only once.
Wide LensAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a magnifying lens that slightly boosts the accuracy of moves.
Wise GlassesAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a thick pair of glasses that slightly boosts the power of special moves.
Yellow ScarfAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It boosts the Tough aspect of the holder in a Contest.
Zap PlateAn item to be held by a Pokémon. It is a stone tablet that boosts the power of Electric-type moves.
Zoom LensAn item to be held by a Pokémon. If the holder moves after its target, its accuracy will be boosted.
 
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