Dragon Dance
Dragon Dance VIII.PNG
りゅうのまい Dragon Dance
Generation: III
Battle Data
Type: Type Dragon.gif
Category Status
Power: -
Accuracy: -%
PP: 20*
Affects: User
Secondary Effect: None
Priority: 0
Contact: No
Contest Data
Contests (RSE)
Type: Cool
Appeal: 1
Jam:
Super Contests (DPPt)
Type: Cool
Appeal: 0
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: Cool
Appeal:
Jam:

Dragon Dance (りゅうのまい Dragon Dance) is a Dragon-type move introduced in Generation III.

Description

Games Description
RSE A mystical dance that ups Attack and Speed.
FRLG A mystic, powerful dance that boosts the user's Attack and Speed stats.
DPPtHGSS
BWB2W2
The user vigorously performs a mystic, powerful dance that boosts its Attack and Speed stat.
XYORAS
SMUSUM
The user vigorously performs a mystic, powerful dance that boosts its Attack and Speed stats.
SWSH The user vigorously performs a mystic, powerful dance that raises its Attack and Speed stats.

Effect

In Battle

Dragon Dance boosts its Attack and Speed stats by 1 stage each.

Contests

Ups the user's condition. Helps prevent nervousness.

Super Contests

Earn double the score in the next turn.

Learnset

By leveling up

Pokémon Type Egg groups Level
V VI VII VIII
116.png Horsea water 50 38 38 38 (XY)
46 (ORAS)
46
117.png Seadra water 62 48 48 48 (XY)
52 (ORAS
52
130.png Gyarados water/flying 50 44 44 44 (XY)
47 (ORAS)
47
147.png Dratini dragon 45 51 51 51
148.png Dragonair dragon 53 61 61 61
149.png Dragonite dragon/flying 53 61 61 61
230.png Kingdra water/dragon 62 48 48 48 (XY)
52 (ORAS)
52
330.png Flygon ground/dragon 1
334.png Altaria dragon/flying 40 39 39 (BW), 34 (HGSS) 34 (XY)
30 (ORAS)
30
381.png Latios dragon/psychic 50 55 55 1, 55 (XY)
7 (ORAS)
7
384.png Rayquaza dragon/flying 30 30 (DPPt), 60 (HGSS) 60 60 60
610.png Axew dragon 32 32 32
611.png Fraxure dragon 32 32 32
612.png Haxorus dragon 32 32 32
718.png Zygarde dragon/ground 72
782.png Jangmo-o dragon 49
783.png Hakamo-o dragon/fighting 53
784.png Kommo-o dragon/fighting 59
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
004.png Charmander fire 116.png117.png130.png230.png334.png 116.png117.png130.png
147.png148.png149.png
230.png334.png
116.png117.png130.png
147.png148.png149.png
230.png334.png
610.png611.png612.png
116.png117.png130.png
147.png148.png149.png
230.png334.png
610.png611.png612.png
116.png117.png130.png
147.png148.png149.png
230.png334.png
610.png611.png612.png782.png783.png784.png
131.png Lapras water/ice 116.png117.png230.png 116.png117.png147.png148.png149.png
230.png
116.png117.png147.png148.png149.png
230.png
116.png117.png147.png148.png149.png
230.png610.png611.png612.png
116.png117.png147.png148.png149.png
230.png610.png611.png612.png
147.png Dratini dragon 116.png117.png130.png230.png334.png 116.png117.png147.png148.png149.png
230.png334.png
116.png117.png147.png148.png149.png
230.png334.png610.png611.png612.png
116.png117.png147.png148.png149.png
230.png334.png610.png611.png612.png
116.png117.png147.png148.png149.png
230.png334.png610.png611.png612.png782.png783.png784.png
158.png Totodile water 116.png117.png147.png148.png149.png
230.png
116.png117.png147.png148.png149.png
230.png610.png611.png612.png
116.png117.png147.png148.png149.png
230.png610.png611.png612.png
116.png117.png147.png148.png149.png
230.png610.png611.png612.png
246.png Larvitar* rock/ground 004.png005.png006.png
131.png
004.png005.png006.png
131.png
158.png159.png160.png
610.png611.png612.png 610.png611.png612.png 610.png611.png612.png
339.png Barboach water/ground 130.png (HGSS) 130.png 130.png 130.png
341.png Corphish water 116.png117.png147.png148.png149.png
230.png (HGSS)
116.png117.png147.png148.png149.png
230.png
116.png117.png147.png148.png149.png
230.png
116.png117.png147.png148.png149.png
230.png
357.png Tropius* grass/flying 004.png005.png006.png
131.png
158.png159.png160.png (HGSS)
610.png611.png612.png 610.png611.png612.png 610.png611.png612.png
371.png Bagon dragon 116.png117.png130.png230.png334.png 116.png117.png147.png148.png149.png
230.png334.png
116.png117.png147.png148.png149.png
230.png334.png610.png611.png612.png
116.png117.png147.png148.png149.png
230.png334.png610.png611.png612.png
116.png117.png147.png148.png149.png
230.png334.png610.png611.png612.png782.png783.png784.png
559.png Scraggy dark/fighting 116.png117.png130.png
147.png148.png149.png
230.png334.png
610.png611.png612.png
116.png117.png130.png
147.png148.png149.png
230.png334.png
610.png611.png612.png
116.png117.png130.png
147.png148.png149.png
230.png334.png
610.png611.png612.png782.png783.png784.png
696.png Tyrunt rock/dragon 116.png117.png130.png
147.png148.png149.png
230.png334.png
610.png611.png612.png
116.png117.png130.png
147.png148.png149.png
230.png334.png
610.png611.png612.png782.png783.png784.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

Main games

Main series

Trivia

  • Dragon Dance has only been used by Dragonair in the anime, the only exception being the Red Gyarados.
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