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If the target has used {{m|Minimize}}, Flying Press will never miss and its base power is doubled.
If the target has used {{m|Minimize}}, Flying Press will never miss and its base power is doubled.
Flying Press can hit non-adjacent opponents in [[Triple Battle]]s.
===Type effectiveness===
===Type effectiveness===

Revision as of 17:33, 21 March 2014

Flying Press
フライングプレス Flying Press
Flying Press 3.png
Flying Press.png
Type  Fighting
Category  Physical
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  80
Accuracy  95%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone but the user
Introduced  Generation VI
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Jamming  0  

Flying Press (Japanese: フライングプレス Flying Press) is a damage-dealing Fighting-type move introduced in Generation VI. It is the signature move of Hawlucha.


Flying Press deals damage and has no secondary effect. Despite being a Fighting-type move, the damage dealt is actually a combination of Fighting and Flying types, and thus its effectiveness against a given Pokémon differs from other Fighting-type moves (but only Fighting-type Pokémon can receive the same-type attack bonus on Flying Press).

If Flying Press is used while under the effect of Electrify or Normalize, damage is calculated using Flying type and Electric or Normal type modifiers instead.

If the target has used Minimize, Flying Press will never miss and its base power is doubled.

Flying Press can hit non-adjacent opponents in Triple Battles.

Type effectiveness

Flying Press
Damage Types
Normal Grass Ice Fighting Dark
Water Fire Ground Rock Bug Steel Dragon
½× Electric Poison Flying Psychic Fairy

Under Electrify

Flying Press
Damage Types
Fighting Flying Bug Water
Normal Poison Ghost Fire Grass
Psychic Ice Dark Fairy
½× Rock Steel Dragon
¼× Electric

Under Normalize

Flying Press
Damage Types
Fighting Bug Grass
Normal Flying Poison Ground Fire Water
Psychic Ice Dragon Dark Fairy
½× Electric
¼× Rock Steel


Games Description
XY The user dives down onto the target from the sky. This move is Fighting and Flying type simultaneously.


By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
701 Hawlucha Hawlucha Fighting Flying 28
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


  • Flying Press is the first Generation VI move in index number order.
  • Flying Press is the only move that deals dual-type damage.

In other languages

Language Title
France Flag.png French Flying Press
Germany Flag.png German Flying Press
Italy Flag.png Italian Schiacciatuffo
South Korea Flag.png Korean 플라잉프레스 Flying Press
Spain Flag.png Spanish Plancha Voladora

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