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Helping Hand

Categorystatus
Power-
Accuracy-
PP20 (max 32)
Priority5
IntroducedGeneration III

Machines

Let's Go Pikachu / Let's Go Eevee
TM03normal
Sword / Shield
TM41normal

Descriptions

Ruby / Sapphire
Emerald
Boosts the power of the recipient’s moves.
Fire Red / Leaf GreenA move that boosts the power of the ally’s attack in a battle.
Diamond / Pearl
Platinum
Heart Gold / Soul Silver
A move that boosts the power of the ally’s attack in a Double Battle.
Black / White
Black 2 / White 2
The user assists an ally by boosting the power of its attack.
X / Y
Omega Ruby / Alpha Sapphire
The user assists an ally by boosting the power of that ally’s attack.
Sun / Moon
Ultra Sun / Ultra Moon
Let's Go Pikachu / Let's Go Eevee
The user assists an ally by boosting the power of that ally’s attack.
Sword / ShieldThe user assists an ally by boosting the power of that ally’s attack.

Target

This move targets the user's ally (if any).

Foe
front view of Gardevoir
Foe
front view of Gengar
Foe
front view of Moltres
Back view of Current Pokemon
User
front view of Charizard
Ally
front view of Electrivire
Ally

Stat Changes

Helping Hand doesn't affect any stats when used.

Effect Entries

Boosts the power of the target's moves by 50% until the end of this turn. This move cannot be copied by mirror move, nor selected by assist or metronome.

Version Changes

No changes in previous Generations.

Contests

Helping Hand has the Smart contest type.

Appeal2
Jam0

Makes all Pokémon after the user nervous.

Super Contests

Appeal1

Earn +3 if two Pokémon raise the Voltage in a row.


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