The user mimics the target completely, copying the target's natural Ability.
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Role Play fails if the target's Ability is Trace, Wonder Guard, Forecast, Flower Gift, Multitype, Illusion, Zen Mode, and Imposter. Role play also bypasses accuracy checks to always hit unless the opponent is in a semi-invulnerable turn such as through Fly or Dig. This move is not affected by moves like Protect.