Taunt
Taunt VIII.png
ちょうはつ Taunt
Generation: III
Battle Data
Type: Type Dark.gif
Category Status
Power:
Accuracy: 100%
PP: 20 (max. 32)
Affects: Both foes
Secondary Effect: None
Priority: 0
Contact: No
Contest Data
Contests (RSE)
Type: Smart
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Jam: 0
Super Contests (DPPt)
Type: Smart
Appeal: 0
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: Smart
Appeal:
Jam:

Taunt is a non-damaging Dark-type move introduced in Generation III. In Let's Go, Pikachu! and Let's Go, Eevee!, it is available as TM02.

Description

The target is taunted into a rage that allows it to use only attack moves for three turns.

Effect

The Pokémon can only use attacking moves for the turns that Taunt is in effect. In Generation III, Taunt lasts 1 turn after its use. In Generation IV, the move lasts between 2 and 4 turns. In Generation V, it lasts 3.

Gallery

Main games
Taunt III.png
Taunt VI.png
Taunt VII.png
Taunt(Let's Go).PNG

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