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Drain Punch
ドレインパンチ Drain Punch
Drain Punch VI.png
Introduced: Generation IV
Battle Data
Type: Type Fighting.gif
Category: Type Physical.gif
Power: 75[1]
Accuracy: 100%
PP: 10, max: 16
Priority: 0
Contact: Yes
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
Super Contests (DPPt)
Condition: Beauty
Appeal: 1
Earn +3 if two Pokémon raise the Voltage in a row.
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Condition: Tough
Appeal: 1
Jam: 0
Shows off the Pokémon's appeal about as well as the move used just before it.

Drain Punch is a Fighting-type move introduced in Generation IV. It was TM60 in Generation IV.


Games Description
An energy draining punch. The user's HP is restored by half the damage taken by the target.


In battle

Drain Punch deals damage to the target, then restores the user's HP by up to half of the damage dealt to the target.

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


By leveling up

Pokémon Type Egg groups Level
107.png Hitmonchan fighting Human-Like 1, Evo.
537.png Seismitoad water/ground Water 1 44 44 44 1, Evo.
619.png Mienfoo fighting Field/Human-Like 33 33 33 35
620.png Mienshao fighting Field/Human-Like 33 33 33 35
802.png Marshadow fighting/ghost Undiscovered 1 54
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.


Pokémon Type Egg groups Machine
035.png Clefairy fairy Fairy TM60 TM63
036.png Clefable fairy Fairy TM60 TM63
039.png Jigglypuff normal/fairy Fairy TM60 TM63
040.png Wigglytuff normal/fairy Fairy TM60 TM63
044.png Gloom grass/poison Grass TM60 TM63
045.png Vileplume grass/poison Grass TM60 TM63
062.png Poliwrath water/fighting Water 1 TM60 TM63
063.png Abra psychic Human-Like TM60 TM63
064.png Kadabra psychic Human-Like TM60 TM63
065.png Alakazam psychic Human-Like TM60 TM63
080.png Slowbro water/psychic Monster/Water 1 TM60 TM63
080A.png Slowbro poison/psychic Monster/Water 1 TM63
094.png Gengar ghost/poison Amorphous TM60 TM63
096.png Drowzee psychic Human-Like TM60
097.png Hypno psychic Human-Like TM60
107.png Hitmonchan fighting Human-Like TM60 TM63
113.png Chansey normal Fairy TM60 TM63
115.png Kangaskhan normal Monster TM60 TM63
122.png Mr. Mime psychic/fairy Human-Like TM60 TM63
122A.png Mr. Mime ice/psychic Human-Like TM63
124.png Jynx ice/psychic Human-Like TM60 TM63
150.png Mewtwo psychic Undiscovered TM60 TM63
151.png Mew psychic Undiscovered TM60 TM63
165.png Ledyba bug/flying Bug TM60
166.png Ledian bug/flying Bug TM60
176.png Togetic fairy/flying Flying/Fairy TM60 TM63
199.png Slowking water/psychic Monster/Water 1 TM60 TM63
199A.png Slowking poison/psychic Monster/Water 1 TM63
242.png Blissey normal Fairy TM60 TM63
252.png Treecko grass Monster/Dragon TM60 TM63
253.png Grovyle grass Monster/Dragon TM60 TM63
254.png Sceptile grass Monster/Dragon TM60 TM63
271.png Lombre water/grass Water 1/Grass TM60 TM63
272.png Ludicolo water/grass Water 1/Grass TM60 TM63
286.png Breloom grass/fighting Fairy/Grass TM60
302.png Sableye dark/ghost Human-Like TM63
307.png Meditite fighting/psychic Human-Like TM60
308.png Medicham fighting/psychic Human-Like TM60
326.png Grumpig psychic Field TM60
327.png Spinda normal Field/Human-Like TM60
331.png Cacnea grass Grass/Human-Like TM60
332.png Cacturne grass/dark Grass/Human-Like TM60
352.png Kecleon normal Field TM60
377.png Regirock rock Undiscovered TM60 TM63
385.png Jirachi steel/psychic Undiscovered TM60 TM63
386.png Deoxys psychic Undiscovered TM60
427.png Buneary normal Field/Human-Like TM60 TM63
428.png Lopunny normal Field/Human-Like TM60 TM63
439.png Mime Jr. psychic/fairy Undiscovered TM60 TM63
440.png Happiny normal Undiscovered TM60 TM63
447.png Riolu fighting Undiscovered TM60 TM63
448.png Lucario fighting/steel Field/Human-Like TM60 TM63
453.png Croagunk poison/fighting Human-Like TM63
454.png Toxicroak poison/fighting Human-Like TM63
468.png Togekiss fairy/flying Flying/Fairy TM60 TM63
475.png Gallade psychic/fighting Human-Like/Amorphous TM60 TM63
480.png Uxie psychic Undiscovered TM63
481.png Mexprit psychic Undiscovered TM63
482.png Azelf psychic Undiscovered TM63
486.png Regigigas normal Undiscovered TM60 TM63
491.png Darkrai dark Undiscovered TM60
531.png Audino normal Fairy TM63
532.png Timburr fighting Human-Like TM63
533.png Gurdurr fighting Human-Like TM63
534.png Conkeldurr fighting Human-Like TM63
537.png Seismitoad water/ground Water 1 TM63
556.png Maractus grass Grass TM63
559.png Scraggy dark/fighting Field/Dragon TM63
560.png Scrafty dark/fighting Field/Dragon TM63
568.png Trubbish poison Mineral TM63
569.png Garbodor poison Mineral TM63
579.png Reuniclus psychic Amorphous TM63
617.png Accelgor bug Bug TM63
619.png Mienfoo fighting Field/Human-Like TM63
620.png Mienshao fighting Field/Human-Like TM63
622.png Golett ground/ghost Mineral TM63
623.png Golurk ground/ghost Mineral TM63
631.png Heatmor fire Field TM63
674.png Pancham fighting Field/Human-Like TM63
675.png Pangoro fighting/dark Field/Human-Like TM63
683.png Aromatisse fairy Fairy TM63
685.png Slurpuff fairy Fairy TM63
701.png Hawlucha fighting/flying Flying/Human-Like TM63
709.png Trevenant ghost/grass Grass/Amorphous TM63
727.png Incineroar fire/dark Field TM63
756.png Shiinotic grass/fairy Grass TM63
760.png Bewear normal/fighting Field TM63
766.png Passimian fighting Field TM63
778.png Mimikyu ghost/fairy Amorphous TM63
783.png Hakamo-o dragon/fighting Dragon TM63
784.png Kommo-o dragon/fighting Dragon TM63
794.png Buzzwole bug/fighting Undiscovered TM63
799.png Guzzlord dark/dragon Undiscovered TM63
802.png Marshadow fighting/ghost Undiscovered TM63
807.png Zeraora electric Undiscovered TM63
810.png Grookey grass Field/Grass TM63
811.png Thwackey grass Field/Grass TM63
812.png Rillaboom grass Field/Grass TM63
849.png Toxtricity electric/poison Human-Like TM63
849A.png Toxtricity electric/poison Human-Like TM63
853.png Grapploct fighting Water 1/Human-Like TM63
859.png Impidimp dark/fairy Fairy/Human-Like TM63
860.png Morgrem dark/fairy Fairy/Human-Like TM63
861.png Grimmsnarl dark/fairy Fairy/Human-Like TM63
866.png Mr. Rime ice/psychic Human-Like TM63
869.png Alcremie fairy Fairy/Amorphous TM63
876.png Indeedee psychic/normal Fairy TM63
876A.png Indeedee psychic/normal Fairy TM63
892.png Urshifu fighting/dark Undiscovered TM63
892.png Urshifu fighting/water Undiscovered TM63
893.png Zarude dark/grass Undiscovered TM63
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

By Move Tutor

Pokémon Type Egg groups Games
Bold indicates that this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates that an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Special move

Generation IV

Generation V

Generation VII

By event

Generation V


  • In its debut Generation, Drain Punch could not be learned naturally through leveling up.


Main series


  1. ^ As of Generation V, Drain Punch has a base power of 75, which prior to that had a base power of 60