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Tail Whip
Tail Whip (Let's Go).PNG
しっぽをふる Tail Wag
Generation: I
Battle Data
Type: Type Normal.gif
Category Status
Accuracy: 100%
PP: 30*
Affects: Selected Target
Secondary Effect: None
Priority: 0
Contact: No
Affected by
Magic Coat: Yes
Magic Bounce: Yes
Bright Powder: No
Protect/Detect: Yes
Snatch: No
Mirror Move: Yes
King's Rock: No
Contest Data
Contests (RSE)
Type: Cute
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Super Contests (DPPt)
Type: Cute
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: Cute

Tail Whip is a Normal-type Pokémon move. It is available in all the Pokémon games. This move was introduced in Generation I.

Move stats

Base power: 0
Type: Normal
Power points: 30
Special effects: Reduces the Defense stat of the defending Pokémon. In a 2X2 battle, it effects both defending Pokémon.
This move is not a contact move.

Contest stats

Appeal type: Cute
Appeal points: 2
Jam: None

Pokémon that can learn the move

Squirtle Level 4Level 4Level 4Level 4Level 4 
Rattata StartStartStartStartStart 
Pikachu  Level 6Level 6Level 6Level 6 
Nidoran♀ Level 21Level 23Level 23Level 8Level 8 
Nidorina Level 23Level 27Level 27   
Vulpix StartStartStartLevel 6Level 6 
Psyduck Level 28Level 28Level 5Level 5Level 5 
Ponyta Level 30Level 30Level 8Level 9Level 9 
Cubone  StartLevel 5Level 5Level 5 
Rhyhorn Level 35Level 35StartStartStart 
Chansey  StartLevel 9Level 5Level 5 
Kangaskhan Level 31Level 31Level 19Level 13Level 13 
Goldeen StartStartStartStartStart 
Tauros Level 28Level 28StartLevel 4Start 
Eevee Level 31Level 31StartStartStart 
Vaporeon Level 37Level 37    
Jolteon Level 37Level 37    
Flareon Level 37Level 37    
Pichu   Level 6Level 6Level 6 
Marill   Level 6Level 6Level 6 
Hoppip    Level 5Level 5 
Aipom   StartStartStart 
Wooper   StartStartStart 
Snubbull    Level 4Level 4 
Blissey   Level 7Level 4Level 4 
Zigzagoon    Level 5Level 5 
Azurill    Level 6Level 6 
Skitty    Level 3Level 3 
Kecleon    StartStart 
Tepig        Start


Main games

Main series
Spin-offs & shorts

Pokémon Adventures

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