Dark Pulse
Dark Pulse(Let's Go).PNG
あくのはどう Evil Pulse
Generation: IV
Battle Data
Type: Type Dark.gif
Category Special
Power: 80
Accuracy: 100
PP: 15
Affects: All
Secondary Effect: 20% chance of making the foe flinch.
Priority: 0
Contact:
Contest Data
Super Contests (DPPt)
Type: Cool
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: Cool
Appeal:
Jam:

Dark Pulse is a Dark-type move. It was introduced in Generation IV.

Description

Games Description
DPPtHGSS
BWB2W2
The user releases a horrible aura imbued with dark thoughts. It may also make the target flinch.
XYORAS
SMUSUMPE
The user releases a horrible aura imbued with dark thoughts. This may also make the target flinch.

Effects

In battle

Dark Pulse has a 20% chance of causing the opponent to flinch.

Learnset

By leveling up

Pokémon Type Egg groups Level
IV V VI VII VIII
052A.png Meowth dark 55 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
053A.png Persian dark 69 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
092.png Gastly ghost/poison 36 36 36 36 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
093.png Haunter ghost/poison 44 44 44 44 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
094.png Gengar ghost/poison 44 44 44 44 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
246.png Larvitar rock/ground 28 32 32 32 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
247.png Pupitar rock/ground 28 34 34 34 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
248.png Tyranitar rock/dark 28 34 34 34 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
430.png Honchkrow dark/flying 55 75 75 75 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
442.png Spiritomb ghost/dark 49 49 49 49 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
448.png Lucario fighting/steel 1 1 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
461.png Weavile dark/ice 49 51 BW
47 B2W2
47 47 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
491.png Darkrai dark 93 93 93 93 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
629.png Vullaby dark/flying 46 46 46 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
630.png Mandibuzz dark/flying 46 46 46 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
641.png Tornadus flying 73 73 67 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
642.png Thundurus electric/flying 73 73 67 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
693.png Clawitzer water 1, 57 1 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
717.png Yveltal dark/flying 44 44 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
720.png Hoopa psychic/dark 55 ORAS 55 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

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Spin-offs & shorts

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