electric

Shock Wave

Categoryspecial
Power60
Accuracy-
PP20 (max 32)
Priority0
IntroducedGeneration III

Machines

Ruby / Sapphire
Emerald
Fire Red / Leaf Green
TM34electric
Diamond / Pearl
Platinum
Heart Gold / Soul Silver
TM34electric

Descriptions

Ruby / Sapphire
Emerald
A fast and unavoidable electric attack.
Fire Red / Leaf GreenA rapid jolt of electricity strikes the foe. It can’t be evaded.
Diamond / Pearl
Platinum
Heart Gold / Soul Silver
The user strikes the foe with a quick jolt of electricity. This attack cannot be evaded.
Black / White
Black 2 / White 2
The user strikes the target with a quick jolt of electricity. This attack cannot be evaded.
X / Y
Omega Ruby / Alpha Sapphire
The user strikes the target with a quick jolt of electricity. This attack never misses.
Sun / Moon
Ultra Sun / Ultra Moon
Let's Go Pikachu / Let's Go Eevee
The user strikes the target with a quick jolt of electricity. This attack never misses.
Sword / ShieldThe user strikes the target with a quick jolt of electricity. This attack never misses.

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

Shock Wave doesn't affect any stats when used.

Effect Entries

Inflicts regular damage. Ignores accuracy and evasion modifiers.

Version Changes

No changes in previous Generations.

Contests

Shock Wave has the Cool contest type.

Appeal2
Jam0

The appeal works great if performed first.

Combo: If Charge is used before Shock Wave, the user gains 4 appeal points instead of 2.

Super Contests

Appeal2

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


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