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Hex (move)

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Hex
たたりめ Evil Eye
Hex.png
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Type  Ghost
Category  Special
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  50
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone but the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation V
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Jamming  0  

Hex (Japanese: たたりめ Evil Eye) is a damage-dealing Template:Type2 move introduced in Generation V.

Effect

Hex inflicts damage and will have double the power when the target is affected by a major status ailment.

Learnset

Generation V

By leveling up

#   Pokémon Type Level
072 072 Tentacool Water Poison 43
073 073 Tentacruel Water Poison 47
092 092 Gastly Ghost Poison 43
093 093 Haunter Ghost Poison 55
094 094 Gengar Ghost Poison 55
200 200 Misdreavus Ghost 55
353 353 Shuppet Ghost 31
354 354 Banette Ghost 31
355 355 Duskull Ghost 38
356 356 Dusclops Ghost 42
425 425 Drifloon Ghost Flying 22
426 426 Drifblim Ghost Flying 22
477 477 Dusknoir Ghost 42
479 479 Rotom
Normal Rotom
Electric Ghost 50
479 479O Rotom
Heat Rotom
Electric Fire 50
479 479W Rotom
Wash Rotom
Electric Water 50
479 479R Rotom
Frost Rotom
Electric Ice 50
479 479F Rotom
Fan Rotom
Electric Flying 50
479 479L Rotom
Mow Rotom
Electric Grass 50
487 487 Giratina
Altered Forme
Ghost Dragon 50
487 487O Giratina
Origin Forme
Ghost Dragon 50
562 562 Yamask Ghost 17
563 563 Cofagrigus Ghost 17
592 592 Pururiru Water Ghost 43
593 593 Burungel Water Ghost 45
607 607 Hitomoshi Ghost Fire 28
608 608 Ranpuraa Ghost Fire 28
609 609 Shandera Ghost Fire --
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

By breeding

Template:Breedlist

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 037 | style="background: #FFF" | 037 | style="background: #FFF" | Vulpix | colspan="2" style="background:#F08030; text-align:center" | Fire | style="background: #FFF" | Smeargle

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 206 | style="background: #FFF" | 206 | style="background: #FFF" | Dunsparce | colspan="2" style="background:#A8A878; text-align:center" | Normal | style="background: #FFF" | Smeargle

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 351 | style="background: #FFF" | 351 | style="background: #FFF" | Castform
Normal | colspan="2" style="background:#A8A878; text-align:center" | Normal | style="background: #FFF" | Gastly, Haunter, Gengar
Misdreavus
Shuppet, Banette
Duskull, Dusclops, Dusknoir
Drifloon, Drifblim
Rotom
Yamask, Cofagrigus
Pururiru, Burungel
Hitomoshi, Ranpuraa, Shandera

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 359 | style="background: #FFF" | 359 | style="background: #FFF" | Absol | colspan="2" style="background:#705848; text-align:center" | Dark | style="background: #FFF" | Smeargle

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 361 | style="background: #FFF" | 361 | style="background: #FFF" | Snorunt | colspan="2" style="background:#98D8D8; text-align:center" | Ice | style="background: #FFF" | Yamask, Cofagrigus

|- | colspan="6" | Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution gets STAB from this move.
*Indicates Pokémon that can only learn the move through chain breeding.
|} |}

In the anime

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Pururiru
The user creates an intimidating purple eye which glares at the opponent. The move's power increases if the opponent is affected by a status affliction.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
592 Pururiru Pururiru's eyes glow purple, and it creates purple mist from its arms, which forms a circle above its head. A purple eye opens up in the mist, and the eye sends waves of purple and blue energy at the opponent.
Trip's Pururiru BW010 Debut

Trivia

  • Tentacool and Tentacruel are the only non Ghost-type Pokémon that learn this move by level up.
    • Also, all the Pokémon that learn the move via breeding are not ghost type.

In other languages

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