Dragon Breath
りゅうのいぶき Dragon Breath
Dragon Breath VIII.PNG
Introduced: Generation II
Battle Data
Type: Type Dragon.gif
Category: Type Special.gif
Power: 60
Accuracy: 100%
PP: 20 (Max. 32)
Priority: 0
Contact: No
Affected by
Magic Coat: No
Magic Bounce: No
Bright Powder: Yes
Detect/Protect: Yes
Snatch: No
Mirror Move: Yes
King's Rock: Yes
Contest Data
Contests (RSE)
Condition: Cool
Appeal: 1
Jam: 3 ♥♥♥
Badly startles those that have made appeals.
Super Contests (DPPt)
Condition: Cool
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Earn +2 if the Pokémon performs first in the turn.
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Condition: Cool
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Jam: 3 ♥♥♥
Startles the last Pokémon to act before the user.

Dragon Breath is a Dragon-type move introduced in Generation II. It was TM24 in Generation II.

Description

Games Description
GSC A strong breath attack.
RSE Strikes the foe with an incredible blast of breath. In addition, the target will be paralyzed
FRLG The foe is hit with an incredible blast of breath that sometimes cause paralysis.
DPPtHGSS The user exhales a mighty gust that inflicts damage. It may also paralyze the target.
BWB2W2 The user exhales a mighty gust that inflicts damage. It may also leave the target with paralysis.
XYORAS
SMUSUM
SWSH
The user exhales a mighty gust that inflicts damage. This may also leave the target with paralysis.

Effect

In battle

Dragon Breath deals damage and has a 30% chance to paralyze the target.

In a Double Battle, Dragon Breath can target any Pokémon around the user. In a Triple Battle, Dragon Breath can only target a Pokémon that's adjacent to the user.

Learnset

By leveling up

Pokémon Type Egg groups Level
V VI VII VIII
095.png Onix rock/ground 30 (FRLG) 33 41 (BW)
25 (B2W2)
25 25
208.png Steelix steel/ground 30 (FRLG) 33 41 (BW)
25 (B2W2)
25 25
329.png Vibrava dragon/ground 35 35 35 35 1
330.png Flygon dragon/ground 35 35 35 35 1
334.png Altaria dragon/flying 35 35 35 35 1
371.png Bagon dragon 33 31 31 31 (XY)
13 (ORAS)
13
372.png Shelgon dragon 38 32 32 32 (XY)
13 (ORAS)
13
373.png Salamence dragon/flying 38 32 32 32 (XY)
13 (ORAS)
13
380.png Latias dragon/psychic 20 20 20 20 20
381.png Latios dragon/psychic 20 20 20 20 20
483.png Dialga steel/dragon 1 1 1 1
484.png Palkia water/dragon 1 1 1 1
487.png Giratina ghost/dragon 1 1 1 1
566.png Archen rock/flying 31 31 31
567.png Archeops rock/flying 31 31 31
633.png Deino dark/dragon 17 17 17
634.png Zweilous dark/dragon 17 17 17
635.png Hydreigon dark/dragon 17 17 17
643.png Reshiram dragon/fire 29 29 29
644.png Zekrom dragon/electric 29 29 29
646.png Kyurem dragon/ice 29 29 29
704.png Goomy dragon 18 18
705.png Sliggoo dragon 18 18
706.png Goodra dragon 18 18
718.png Zygarde dragon/ground 1 1
780.png Drampa normal/dragon 29
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

By breeding

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By TM

Pokémon Type Egg groups Machine
VI VII VIII
004.png Charmander fire TM24
005.png Charmeleon fire TM24
006.png Charizard fire/flying TM24
058.png Growlithe fire TM24
059.png Arcanine fire TM24
116.png Horsea water TM24
117.png Seadra water TM24
130.png Gyarados water/flying TM24
131.png Lapras water/ice TM24
142.png Aerodactyl rock/flying TM24
147.png Dratini dragon TM24
148.png Dragonair dragon TM24
149.png Dragonite dragon/flying TM24
151.png Mew psychic TM24
208.png Steelix steel/ground TM24
230.png Kingdra water/dragon TM24
248.png Tyranitar rock/dark TM24
249.png Lugia psychic/flying TM24
250.png Ho-Oh psychic/flying TM24
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Gallery

Main games

Main series

Pokémon Adventures

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