Explosion
Explosion VIII.PNG
だいばくはつ Giant Explosion
Generation: I
Battle Data
Type: Type Normal.gif
Category Physical
Power: 250
Accuracy: 100%
PP: 5
Affects: All Enemies
Secondary Effect: None
Priority:
Contact: No
Affected by
Magic Coat: No
Magic Bounce: No
Bright Powder: Yes
Protect/Detect: Yes
Snatch: No
Mirror Move: Yes
King's Rock: Yes
Contest Data
Contests (RSE)
Type: Beauty
Appeal:
Jam: 0
Super Contests (DPPt)
Type: Beauty
Appeal: 0
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: Beauty
Appeal:
Jam:

Explosion (Japanese だいばくはつ Giant Explosion) is a Normal-type move introduced in Generation I.

Description

Games Description
GSC Very powerful but makes user faint.
RSE Inflicts severe damage but makes the user faint.
FRLG The user explodes to inflict terrible damage even while fainting itself.
DPPtHGSS The user explodes to inflict damage on all Pokémon in battle. The user faints upon using this move.
BWB2W2 The user explodes to inflict damage on those around it. The user faints upon using this move.
XYORAS
SMUSUMPE
SWSH
The user attacks everything around it by causing a tremendous explosion. The user faints upon using this move.


Effect

Ir inflicts damage to all the adjacent Pokémon in battle, but the user faints upon using this move.

From Generation II onwards, this move's Attack power becomes 250 attack power, and cuts any Pokémon's Defense stats by half or more than half.

In Generation V, it no longer cuts the foe's Defense by half.

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Main series

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