In Generation VI, this was extended so that male and genderless Pokémon with a Hidden Ability can also pass it down if they are bred with Ditto. The chance of the offspring having either non-Hidden Ability is 20% each.
Can abilities be passed down Pokémon?
You can only pass down Hidden Abilities of the same species of Pokemon, and the parent must have the Hidden Ability. If the mother Pokemon has a Hidden Ability, it will have an 60% chance of passing it down to the child.
Once you’ve caught a Pokémon with a Hidden Ability, you can take it to the Pokémon Nursery and breed it. There’s a 50% chance of passing on a Pokémon’s Hidden Ability to its offspring. However, if you breed a Pokémon that has a Hidden Ability with a Ditto, you’ll always pass the Hidden Ability down.
They cannot pass down a Hidden Ability when bred with any Pokémon other than Ditto. Ditto’s Ability is always irrelevant to inheritance. If an Egg does not inherit its Ability from a parent, it can only be born with one of its non-Hidden Abilities.
Can Ditto breed with Legendaries?
Ditto is a very special Pokémon. It can breed with most Pokémon, regardless of gender (or lack thereof), and the egg produced will always belong to its partner. Ditto is also the only Pokémon that can breed with a legendary Pokémon or its offspring, as well as the only one who can breed with genderless Pokémon at all.
Serene Grace. Super Luck (hidden ability)
Can baby Pokémon breed with Ditto?
The Basics of Breeding
Just like the previous games, Dittos can be used to breed with Pokemon to give an egg. Pokemon with no gender or Pokemon with only one gender (such as Hitmonchan) can only breed baby Pokemon with Ditto. Dittos have been a match made in heaven for all Pokemon since breeding was introduced…
You can increase your chances , for example Pokémon encountered in the Friend Safari have approximately a 1 in 3 chance of having their Hidden Ability if the Friend to whom the Friend Safari corresponds has been recognized as a Friend in the Player Search System (i.e. if both players have been on the PSS at the same …