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Thief
Thief VIII.png
どろぼう
Thief
Generation: II
Battle Data
Type: Type Dark.gif
Category Physical
Power: 40
Accuracy: 100
PP: 25*, max: ?
Affects: Selected Target
Secondary Effect: Steal Item
Priority: 0
Contact: Yes
Affected by
Magic Coat: No
Magic Bounce: No
Bright Powder: No
Protect/Detect: Yes
Snatch: No
Mirror Move: Yes
King's Rock: No
Contest Data
Contests (RSE)
Type: Tough
Appeal: 1
Jam:
Super Contests (DPPt)
Type: Tough
Appeal: 0
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: Tough
Appeal:
Jam:
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Thief is a Dark-type move introduced in Generation II.

Description

Games Description
GSC An attack that may steal a held item.
RSE While attacking, it may steal the foe's held item.
FRLG An attack that may take the foe's held item if the user isn't holding one.
DPPtHGSS The user attacks and steals the foe's held item simultaneously. It can't steal if the user holds an item.
BWB2W2 The user attacks and steals the target's item simultaneously. It can't steal if the user holds an item.
XYORAS
SMUSUM
SWSH
The user attacks and steals the target's held item simultaneously. The user can't steal anything if it already holds an item.

Effect

The user steals the item of the target in addition to dealing damage. Nothing will be stolen if the user is already holding an item or if the target doesn't have an item.

Learnset

By leveling up

Pokémon Type Egg groups Level
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
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

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Main series

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