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(なかよくする Make Friends)
Play Nice lowers the targeted Pokémon's Attack by one (1) stage. Its accuracy and evasion can never be modified. It bypasses and hits Pokémon that uses the move Protect, Detect, or Spiky Shield. However, this move will fail if the targeted Pokémon uses the move Crafty Shield.
Outside of battle
Play Nice has no affect outside of battle.
|X/Y||The user and the target become friends, and the target loses its will to fight. This lowers the target's Attack stat.|
|Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.|
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
In the anime
Play Nice has not yet appeared in the anime.
In the manga
Play Nice has not yet appeared in the manga.