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Solar Beam
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Solar Beam
Generation: I
Battle Data
Type: Type Grass.gif
Category Special
Power: 120
Accuracy: 100%
PP: 10, max: ?
Affects: Selected Target
Secondary Effect: None
Priority: 0
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: Cool
Appeal: 4 ♥♥♥♥
Jam: 0
Super Contests (DPPt)
Type: Cool
Appeal: 1
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: Cool
Appeal:
Jam:
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Solar Beam is a Grass-type move from Generation I.

Description

Games Description
GSC 1st turn: Prepare 2nd turn: Attack
RSE Absorbs light in one turn, then attacks next turn.
Absorbs sunlight in the 1st turn, then attacks next turn.
FRLG A 2-turn move that blasts the foe with absorbed energy in the 2nd turn.
DPPtHGSS
BWB2W2
A two-turn attack. The user gathers light, then blasts a bundled beam on the second turn.
XYORAS A two-turn attack. The user gathers light, then blasts a bundled beam on the next turn.
SMUSUMPE
SWSHBDSP
In this two-turn attack, the user gathers light, then blasts a bundled beam on the next turn.

Effects

In battle

Solar Beam takes one turn for charging and a second turn for attacking. Charging is not necessary if it is sunny. However, charging takes an extra turn and damage is halved during Rain, Hail, and Sandstorm.

Learnset

By leveling up

Pokémon Type Egg groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII VIII
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
I II III IV V VI VII VIII
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

Special move

Generation III

Generation IV

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