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Twineedle
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ダブルニードル Double Needle
Generation: I
Battle Data
Type: Type Bug.gif
Category Physical
Power: 25
Accuracy: 100%
PP: 20*
Affects: Selected target
Secondary Effect: May cause Poisoning
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: No
Contest Data
Contests (RSE)
Type: Cool
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Jam: 3 ♥♥♥
Super Contests (DPPt)
Type: Cool
Appeal:
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: Cool
Appeal:
Jam:

Twineedle is a Bug-type move introduced in Generation I. It was Beedrill's signature move until Generation V.

Description

Games Description
GSC Jabs the foe twice using stingers.
RSE Stingers on the forelegs jab the foe twice.
FRLG The foe is stabbed twice with foreleg stingers. It may poison the foe.
DPPtHGSS The foe is stabbed twice by a pair of stingers. It may also poison the target.
BWB2W2 The user damages the target twice in succession by jabbing it with two spikes. It may also poison the target.
XYORAS The user damages the target twice in succession by jabbing it with two spikes. This may also poison the target.
SMUSUMPE The user hits the opponent twice by jabbing it with two spikes. In addition, the opponent may also gets poisoned.

Effect

In battle

The foe is stabbed twice by a pair of stingers. It may also poison the target.

Contests

Startles the Pokémon that has the Judge's attention.

Super Contests

Allows performance of the same move twice in a row.

Learnset

By Leveling Up

Pokémon Type Egg groups Level
VII VIII
015.png Beedrill bug/poison 20 20 20
589.png Escavalier bug/steel
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

By Breeding
Pokémon type Father
Shellder* Water Skorupi, Drapion
Spinarak Bug/Poison Beedrill
Escavalier
Skorupi Poison/Bug Beedrill
Escavalier
Venipede Bug/Poison Beedrill
Escavalier
* Bold indicates a Pokémon which receives STAB from this move
* indicates a Pokémon that can only learn the move through chain breeding

Gallery

Main games

Main series
Spin-offs & shorts

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