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Tail Slap
Tail Slap VII.png
スイープビンタ
Sweep Slap
Generation: V
Battle Data
Type: Type Normal.gif
Category Physical
Power: 25
Accuracy: 85%
PP: 10, max: 16
Affects: Selected target
Secondary Effect: None
Priority: 0
Contact: Yes
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
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: Cute
Appeal:
Jam:
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Tail Slap is a Normal-type move introduced in Generation V. Prior to Generation VIII, it was the signature move of Minccino and Cinccino.

Description

Games Description
BWB2W2 The user attacks by striking the target with its hard tail. It hits the Pokémon two to five times in a row.
XYORAS
SMUSUM
SWSH
The user attacks by striking the target with its hard tail. It hits the target two to five times in a row.

Effect

Tail Slap inflicts damage, hitting the target 2-5 times per use. There is a 37.5% chance that it will hit 2 times, a 37.5% chance that it will hit 3 times, a 12.5% chance that it will hit 4 times, and a 12.5% chance that it will hit 5 times.

Tail Slap will continue attacking after a Substitute is broken. Bide and Counter will only acknowledge the last hit of this move.

Learnset

By Leveling Up

Pokémon Type Egg groups Level
V VI VII VIII
572.png Minccino normal Field 25 25 25 32
573.png Cinccino normal Field 1 1 1 1
827.png Nickit dark Field 32
827.png Thievul dark Field 40
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
037.png Vulpix fire Field TM84
037A.png Vulpix ice Field TM84
038.png Ninetales fire Field TM84
038A.png Ninetales ice/fairy Field TM84
151.png Mew psychic Undiscovered TM84
263.png Zigzagoon normal Field TM84
264.png Linoone normal Field TM84
434.png Stunky poison/dark Field TM84
435.png Skuntank poison/dark Field TM84
572.png Minccino normal Field TM84
573.png Cinccino normal Field TM84
678.png Meowstic psychic Field TM84
678A.png Meowstic psychic Field TM84
745.png Lycanroc rock Field TM84
745Du.png Lycanroc rock Field TM84
819.png Skwovet normal Field TM84
820.png Greedent normal Field TM84
827.png Nickit dark Field TM84
828.png Thievul dark Field TM84
888A.png Zacian fairy Undiscovered TM84
889A.png Zamazenta fighting Undiscovered TM84
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
037.png Vulpix Fire Field 572.png573.png 572.png573.png 572.png573.png {{{9}}}
418.png Buizel Water Field 572.png573.png 572.png573.png 572.png573.png {{{9}}}
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.

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