Dragon Claw
Dragon Claw VIII.PNG
ドラゴンクロー Dragon Claw
Generation: III
Battle Data
Type: Type Dragon.gif
Category Physical
Power: 80
Accuracy: 100%
PP: 15
Affects: Selected target
Secondary Effect: None
Priority: 0
Contact: Yes
Contest Data
Contests (RSE)
Type: Cool
Appeal: 3 ♥♥♥
Jam: 1
Super Contests (DPPt)
Type: Cool
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: Cool
Appeal:
Jam:

Dragon Claw (ドラゴンクロー Dragon Claw) is a Dragon-type move introduced in Generation III.

Description

Games Description
RSE Slashes the foe with sharp claws.
COLXD Scratches the target with sharp claws.
FRLG Sharp, huge claws hook and slash the foe quickly and with great power.
DPPtHGSS The user slashes the foe with huge, sharp claws.
BWB2W2
XYORAS
The user slashes the target with huge, sharp claws.
SMUSUM
SWSH
The user slashes the target with huge sharp claws.

Effect

Contests

Startles Pokémon that made a same-type appeal.

Super Contests

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

Learnset

By leveling up

Pokémon Type Egg groups Level
V VI VII VIII
006.png Charizard Fire/Flying 1 1 1 1
330.png Flygon Ground/Dragon 45 45 55 (XY) 45 (ORAS) 1
371.png Bagon Dragon 49 50 50 50 (XY) 29 (ORAS) 29
372.png Shelgon Dragon 69 55 55 55 (XY) 29 (ORAS) 29
373.png Salamence Dragon/Flying 79 61 61 61 (XY) 29 (ORAS) 29
384.png Rayquaza Dragon/Flying 20 20 (DPPt)
443.png Gible Dragon/Ground 27 27 27 27
444.png Gabite Dragon/Ground 33 33 33 33
445.png Garchomp Dragon/Ground 33 33 33 33
483.png Dialga Steel/Dragon 30 (DPPt) 28 (HGSS) 28 28 28
484.png Palkia Water/Dragon 30 (DPPt) 28 (HGSS) 28 28 28
487.png Giratina Ghost/Dragon 30 (DPPt) 28 (HGSS) 28 28 28
566.png Archen Rock/Flying 48 48 48
567.png Archeops Rock/Flying 56 56 56
610.png Axew Dragon 28 28 28
611.png Fraxure Dragon 28 28 28
612.png Haxorus Dragon 28 28 28
621.png Druddigon Dragon 27 27 27
644.png Zekrom Dragon/Electric 54 54 54
696.png Tyrunt Rock/Dragon 37 37
697.png Tyrantrum Rock/Dragon 37 37
782.png Jangmo-o Dragon 41
783.png Hakamo-o Dragon/Fighting 43
784.png Kommo-o Dragon/Fighting 43
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 TM

Pokémon Type Egg groups Machine
V VI VII VIII
004.png Charmander Fire TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
005.png Charmeleon Fire TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
006.png Charizard Fire/Flying TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
142.png Aerodactyl Rock/Flying TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
149.png Dragonite Dragon/Flying TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
151.png Mew Psychic TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
158.png Totodile Water TM02 TM02
159.png Croconaw Water TM02 TM02
160.png Feraligatr Water TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
248.png Tyranitar Rock/Dark TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
254.png Sceptile Grass TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
306.png Aggron Steel/Rock TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
330.png Flygon Ground/Dragon TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
334.png Altaria Dragon/Flying TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
371.png Bagon Dragon TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
372.png Shelgon Dragon TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
373.png Salamence Dragon/Flying TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
380.png Latias Dragon/Psychic TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
381.png Latios Dragon/Psychic TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
383.png Groudon Ground TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
384.png Rayquaza Dragon/Flying TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
443.png Gible Ground/Dragon TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
444.png Gabite Ground/Dragon TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
445.png Garchomp Ground/Dragon TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
483.png Dialga Steel/Dragon TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
484.png Palkia Water/Dragon TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
487.png Giratina Ghost/Dragon TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
493.png Arceus Normal TM02 TM02 TM02 TM02
553.png Krookodile Ground/Dark TM02 TM02 TM02
559.png Scraggy Dark/Fighting TM02 TM02 TM02
560.png Scrafty Dark/Fighting TM02 TM02 TM02
566.png Archen Rock/Flying TM02 TM02 TM02
567.png Archeops Rock/Flying TM02 TM02 TM02
604.png Eelektross Electric TM02 TM02 TM02
610.png Axew Dragon TM02 TM02 TM02
611.png Fraxure Dragon TM02 TM02 TM02
612.png Haxorus Dragon TM02 TM02 TM02
621.png Druddigon Dragon TM02 TM02 TM02
643.png Reshiram Dragon/Fire TM02 TM02 TM02
644.png Zekrom Dragon/Electric TM02 TM02 TM02
646.png Kyurem Dragon/Ice TM02 TM02 TM02
652.png Chesnaught Grass/Fighting TM02 TM02
675.png Pangoro Fighting/Dark TM02 TM02
689.png Barbaracle Rock/Water TM02 TM02
696.png Tyrunt Rock/Dragon TM02 TM02
697.png Tyrantrum Rock/Dragon TM02 TM02
715.png Noivern Flying/Dragon TM02 TM02
717.png Yveltal Dark/Flying TM02 TM02
757.png Salandit Poison/Fire TM02
758.png Salazzle Poison/Fire TM02
760.png Bewear Normal/Fighting TM02
772.png Type: Null Normal TM02
773.png Silvally Normal TM02
776.png Turtonator Fire/Dragon TM02
780.png Drampa Normal/Dragon TM02
782.png Jangmo-o Dragon TM02
783.png Hakamo-o Dragon/Fighting TM02
784.png Kommo-o Dragon/Fighting TM02
799.png Guzzlord Dark/Dragon TM02
804.png Naganadel Poison/Dragon TM02 (USUM)
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

Pokémon Type Egg Groups Father
V VI VII VIII
158.png Totodile Water 004.png005.png006.png
149.png160.png248.png254.png306.png
004.png005.png006.png
149.png160.png248.png254.png306.png
443.png444.png445.png
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
* indicates a Pokémon that can only learn this move through chain breeding.

Gallery

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Main series
Spin-offs & shorts

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