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Rapid Spin

Categoryphysical
Power50
Accuracy100%
PP40 (max 64)
Priority0
IntroducedGeneration II

Machines

Rapid Spin has no machine names in any version.

Descriptions

Gold / Silver
Crystal
A high-speed spinning attack.
Ruby / Sapphire
Emerald
Spins the body at high speed to strike the foe.
Fire Red / Leaf GreenAn attack that frees the user from BIND, WRAP, LEECH SEED, and SPIKES.
Diamond / Pearl
Platinum
Heart Gold / Soul Silver
A spin attack that can also eliminate such moves as Bind, Wrap, Leech Seed, and Spikes.
Black / White
Black 2 / White 2
A spin attack that can also eliminate such moves as Bind, Wrap, Leech Seed, and Spikes.
X / Y
Omega Ruby / Alpha Sapphire
A spin attack that can also eliminate such moves as Bind, Wrap, Leech Seed, and Spikes.
Sun / Moon
Ultra Sun / Ultra Moon
Let's Go Pikachu / Let's Go Eevee
A spin attack that can also eliminate such moves as Bind, Wrap, Leech Seed, and Spikes.
Sword / ShieldA spin attack that can also eliminate such moves as Bind, Wrap, and Leech Seed. This also raises the user’s Speed stat.

Target

This move targets one other Pokémon on the field, selected by the trainer.

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

Speed1

Effect Entries

Inflicts regular damage. Removes leech seed from the user, frees the user from bind, clamp, fire spin, magma storm, sand tomb, whirlpool, and wrap, and clears spikes, stealth rock, and toxic spikes from the user's side of the field. If this move misses or has no effect, its effect doesn't activate.

Version Changes

Prior to Generation VIII, Rapid Spin has 20 Power.

Contests

Rapid Spin has the Cool contest type.

Appeal2
Jam0

Can avoid being startled by others once.

Super Contests

Appeal2

Earn +2 if the Pokémon performs first in the turn.


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