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Sky Uppercut
スカイアッパー Sky Upper
Sky Uppercut B2W2.png
Type  Fighting
Category  Physical
PP  15 (max. 24)
Power  85
Accuracy  90%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Introduced  Generation III
Condition  Cool
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Jam  1
Startles Pokémon that made a same-type appeal.
Condition  Cool
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Earn +2 if the Pokémon performs first in the turn.
Condition  Cool
Appeal  0  
Jamming  0  

Sky Uppercut (Japanese: スカイアッパー Sky Upper) is a damage-dealing Fighting-type move introduced in Generation III.


Sky Uppercut deals damage and is capable of hitting opponents while they are using the move Fly or Bounce.


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Games Description
RSE An uppercut thrown as if leaping into the sky.
FRLG The user attacks with an uppercut thrown skywards with force.
XD An uppercut thrown as if leaping into the sky.
DPPtHGSS The user attacks the foe with an uppercut thrown skyward with force.
BWB2W2 The user attacks the target with an uppercut thrown skyward with force.


By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
107 Hitmonchan Hitmonchan Fighting Fighting 32 36 41 ''''
207 Gligar Gligar Ground Flying       45 '
256 Combusken Combusken Fire Fighting 50 50 50 ''''
257 Blaziken Blaziken Fire Fighting 59 59 59 ''''
286 Breloom Breloom Grass Fighting 36 33 33 ''''
472 Gliscor Gliscor Ground Flying       45 '
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
427 Buneary Buneary Normal Normal   HitmonchanCombuskenBlaziken HitmonchanCombuskenBlaziken
447 Riolu Riolu Fighting Fighting   HitmonchanCombuskenBlaziken HitmonchanCombuskenBlaziken
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.

In the anime

None.png Kyle Hitmonchan Sky Uppercut.png May Blaziken Sky Uppercut.png None.png
Hitmonchan Blaziken
The user attacks the foe with an uppercut thrown skyward with force.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
256 Combusken Combusken's claws glow light blue. It then uppercuts the opponent, leaving a white trail behind its claws.
May's Combusken A Shroomish Skirmish Debut
286 Breloom One of Breloom's claws glow light blue, and it uppercuts the opponent.
Fighting Dojo's Breloom Pasta La Vista! None
107 Hitmonchan Hitmonchan's fist glows light blue and it uppercuts the opponent, leaving a light blue trail behind its fist.
Kyle Hamm's Hitmonchan Pasta La Vista! None
257 Blaziken Both of Blaziken's fists glow light blue and Blaziken uppercuts the opponent. If Blaziken misses, it uppercuts the opponent with the other fist as well.
May's Blaziken Once More With Reeling! None

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga

In other generations

Sky Uppercut III.png Sky Uppercut DPPt.png Sky Uppercut HGSS.png Sky Uppercut BW.png
Generation I RBY Generation I
Generation I
Generation II Generation II
Generation II
Crystal Generation III Generation III
Generation III
FRLG DPPt Generation IV
Generation IV
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 Generation V
Generation V
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


  • There are no Pokémon from Generation V who can learn this move.

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 上天拳 Shàngtiān Quán
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Opwaartse Slag
Finland Flag.png Finnish Taivasisku
France Flag.png French Stratopercut
Germany Flag.png German Himmelhieb
Greece Flag.png Greek Ουράνιο Κόψιμο'
Italy Flag.png Italian Stramontante
South Korea Flag.png Korean 스카이업퍼 Sky Upper
Portuguese Brazil Flag.png Brazil Direto no Céu
Portugal Flag.png Portugal Gancho Alto
Serbia Flag.png Serbian Nebeski Aperkat
Spain Flag.png Spanish Gancho Alto

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