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Reversal
きしかいせい Reversal
Reversal.png
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Type  Fighting
Category  Physical
PP  15 (max. 24)
Power  Varies
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation II
Condition  Cool
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Jam  0  
The appeal works great if performed last.
Condition  Cool
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Earns double the score on the final performance.
Condition  Cool
Appeal  0  
Jamming  0  

Reversal (Japanese: きしかいせい Reversal) is a damage-dealing Fighting-type move introduced in Generation II that deals a varying amount of damage. It can be considered the inverse of Eruption and Water Spout.

Effect

Reversal doesn't have a standard Power; rather, it inflicts greater damage when the user's HP is lower. Reversal's power is calculated below:

User's Remaining HP Power
71% - 100% 20
36% - 70% 40
21% - 35% 80
11% - 20% 100
5% - 10% 150
1 HP - 4% 200


Description

Games Description
Stad2 An attack that increases in power if the user's HP is low. It could turn the tide in battle.
GSC Stronger if the user's HP is low.
RSEColo.XD Inflicts more damage when the user’s HP is down.
FRLGDPPtHGSS
BWB2W2
An all-out attack that becomes more powerful the less HP the user has.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
I II III IV V VI
058 Growlithe Growlithe Fire Fire     25 25 19 '
106 Hitmonlee Hitmonlee Fighting Fighting 51 51 57 61 ''''
115 Kangaskhan Kangaskhan Normal Normal 49 49 49 55 '
214 Heracross Heracross Bug Fighting 44 45 43 43 ''''
288 Vigoroth Vigoroth Normal Normal   49 49 55 '
296 Makuhita Makuhita Fighting Fighting   49 43 43 ''''
297 Hariyama Hariyama Fighting Fighting   55 57 57 ''''
307 Meditite Meditite Fighting Psychic   42 41 43 46 ''''
308 Medicham Medicham Fighting Psychic   46 47 49 55 ''''
447 Riolu Riolu Fighting Fighting     19 19 29 ''''
494 Victini Victini Psychic Fire       33 '
506 Lillipup Lillipup Normal Normal       33 '
507 Herdier Herdier Normal Normal       38 '
508 Stoutland Stoutland Normal Normal       42 '
538 Throh Throh Fighting Fighting       53 ''''
539 Sawk Sawk Fighting Fighting       53 ''''
589 Escavalier Escavalier Bug Steel       49 '
619 Mienfoo Mienfoo Fighting Fighting       57 ''''
620 Mienshao Mienshao Fighting Fighting       63 ''''
626 Bouffalant Bouffalant Normal Normal       46 '
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By breeding

# Pokémon Type Father
II III IV V VI
019 Rattata Rattata Normal Normal Smeargle Vigoroth GrowlitheVigoroth GrowlitheVigorothLillipupHerdierStoutlandMienfooMienshaoBouffalant
050 Diglett Diglett Ground Ground       GrowlitheVigoroth GrowlitheVigorothLillipupHerdierStoutlandMienfooMienshaoBouffalant
056 Mankey Mankey Fighting Fighting Smeargle Vigoroth GrowlitheVigoroth GrowlitheVigorothLillipupHerdierStoutlandMienfooMienshaoBouffalant
111 Rhyhorn Rhyhorn Ground Rock Smeargle Vigoroth GrowlitheVigoroth GrowlitheVigorothLillipupHerdierStoutlandMienfooMienshaoBouffalant
123 Scyther Scyther Bug Flying Heracross Heracross Heracross HeracrossEscavalier
155 Cyndaquil Cyndaquil Fire Fire Smeargle Vigoroth GrowlitheVigoroth GrowlitheVigorothLillipupHerdierStoutlandMienfooMienshaoBouffalant
161 Sentret Sentret Normal Normal Smeargle Vigoroth GrowlitheVigoroth GrowlitheVigorothLillipupHerdierStoutlandMienfooMienshaoBouffalant
172 Pichu Pichu Electric Electric Smeargle Vigoroth GrowlitheVigoroth GrowlitheVigorothLillipupHerdierStoutlandMienfooMienshaoBouffalant
193 Yanma Yanma Bug Flying Heracross Heracross Heracross HeracrossEscavalier
228 Houndour Houndour Dark Fire Smeargle Vigoroth GrowlitheVigoroth GrowlitheVigorothLillipupHerdierStoutlandMienfooMienshaoBouffalant
241 Miltank Miltank Normal Normal Smeargle Vigoroth GrowlitheVigoroth GrowlitheVigorothLillipupHerdierStoutlandMienfooMienshaoBouffalant
255 Torchic Torchic Fire Fire   Vigoroth GrowlitheVigoroth GrowlitheVigorothLillipupHerdierStoutlandMienfooMienshaoBouffalant
532 Timburr Timburr Fighting Fighting       HitmonleeMakuhitaHariyamaMedititeMedichamThrohSawkMienfooMienshao
610 Axew Axew Dragon Dragon       Rhyhorn
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By event

Generation II

#   Pokémon Type Obtained with
129 129 Magikarp Water New York Pokémon Center
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

Generation V

#   Pokémon Type Obtained with
056 056 Mankey Fighting Dream World - Rugged Mountain
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

Special move

Generation III

#   Pokémon Type Obtained with
155 155 Cyndaquil Fire Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga


In other generations

Reversal II.png Reversal III.png Reversal IV.png
Generation I RBY Generation I
(Japanese)
Generation I
(international)
Generation II Generation II
(Japanese)
Generation II
(international)
Crystal Generation III Generation III
(Japanese)
Generation III
(international)
FRLG Generation IV Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
XY ORAS Stadium (Jap) Stadium Stadium 2 Colosseum XD Battle Revolution Battle Revolution
(alternative animation)
Battrio Mystery Dungeon PMD: Red and Blue PMD: Time, Darkness, Sky Rumble Rumble Blast

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 起死回生 Qǐsǐhuíshēng
France Flag.png French Contre
Germany Flag.png German Gegenschlag
Greece Flag.png Greek Ανατροπή
Italy Flag.png Italian Contropiede
South Korea Flag.png Korean 사회생 Gisa Hoesaeng
Serbia Flag.png Serbian Preokret
Spain Flag.png Spanish Inversión



Variations of the move Flail
Physical FlailReversal


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