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* Techno Blast is the only {{pkmn2|legendary}} [[signature move]] that the user does not get [[Same-type attack bonus|STAB]] on.
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* Techno Blast is the only {{pkmn2|legendary}} [[signature move]] for which the user does not get [[Same-type attack bonus|STAB]].
 
* Techno Blast is inferior to Genesect's other moves; as {{m|Flamethrower}}, {{m|Ice Beam}}, and {{m|Thunderbolt}} are superior in power, have more {{PP}}, and sport additional effects. The exception is when Genesect is holding the {{DL|Drive|Douse Drive}} or when holding no [[Drive]], as Genesect does not have access to any {{type|Water}} moves other than potentially {{m|Hidden Power}}.
 
* Techno Blast is inferior to Genesect's other moves; as {{m|Flamethrower}}, {{m|Ice Beam}}, and {{m|Thunderbolt}} are superior in power, have more {{PP}}, and sport additional effects. The exception is when Genesect is holding the {{DL|Drive|Douse Drive}} or when holding no [[Drive]], as Genesect does not have access to any {{type|Water}} moves other than potentially {{m|Hidden Power}}.
   

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Techno Blast
テクノバスター Techno Buster
Techno Blast.png
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Type  Normal
Category  Special
PP  5 (max. 8)
Power  85
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to 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  

Techno Blast (Japanese: テクノバスター Techno Buster) is a damage-dealing Normal-type move introduced in Generation V. It is the signature move of Genesect.

Effect

Techno Blast inflicts damage and has no secondary effect. The type of Techno Blast depends on the type of Drive held by the user, being Normal-type if there is none held, and Electric, Fire, Ice or Water with the appropriate Drive.

Description

Games Description
BW The user fires a beam of light at its target. The type changes depending on the Drive the user holds.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
I II III IV V VI
649 Genesect Genesect Bug Steel -- '
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


In other generations

Fire-type

Techno Blast Fire.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)
RS FRLG FRLGE Generation IV Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
Generation VI 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

Water-type

Techno Blast Water.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)
RS FRLG FRLGE Generation IV Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
Generation VI 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

Electric-type

Techno Blast Electric.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)
RS FRLG FRLGE Generation IV Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
Generation VI 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

Ice-type

Techno Blast Ice.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)
RS FRLG FRLGE Generation IV Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
Generation VI 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

Trivia

In other languages

Language Title
France Flag.png French TechnoBuster
Germany Flag.png German Techblaster
Italy Flag.png Italian Tecnobotto
South Korea Flag.png Korean 테크노버스터 Techno Buster
Spain Flag.png Spanish Tecno Shock


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