Please remember to follow the manual of style and code of conduct at all times.
Check BNN and Bulbanews for up-to-date Pokémon news and discuss it on the forums or in our IRC channel #bulbagarden on irc.systemnet.info.

Vine Whip (move)

From Bulbapedia, the community-driven Pokémon encyclopedia.
Revision as of 19:57, 2 April 2012 by Confusion (Talk | contribs) (In the anime)

Jump to: navigation, search
Vine Whip
つるのムチ Vine Whip
Vine Whip.png
[[File:|center]]
Type  Grass
Category  Physical
PP  15 (max. 24)
Power  35
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation I
Condition  Cool
Appeal  4 ♥♥♥♥
Jam  0  
A highly appealing move.
Condition  Cool
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
A basic performance using a move known by the Pokémon.
Condition  Cool
Appeal  0  
Jamming  0  

Vine Whip (Japanese: つるのムチ Vine Whip) is a damage-dealing Template:Type2 move introduced in Generation I.

Effect

Generation IIII

Vine Whip inflicts damage, has no secondary effect, and has 10 PP.

Generation IVV

The PP of Vine Whip increases to 15. All other effects are the same.

Super Smash Bros. Brawl

Ivysaur's Vine Whip in SSBB

In Super Smash Bros. Brawl, Vine Whip is Ivysaur's Special Up move.

Description

050Diglett.png This section is incomplete.
Please feel free to edit this section to add missing information and complete it.
Reason: Colo and XD description.
Games Description
Stad A Grass-type attack. The Pokémon uses its cruel whips to strike the opponent.
Stad2 A Grass-type attack. The Pokémon uses its cruel whips to strike the opponent.
GSC Whips the foe with slender vines.
RSE Strikes the foe with slender, whiplike vines.
FRLG The foe is struck with slender, whiplike vines.
DPPtHGSS The foe is struck with slender, whiplike vines to inflict damage.
BW The target is struck with slender, whiplike vines to inflict damage.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
I II III IV V VI
001 Bulbasaur Bulbasaur Grass Poison 13 10 10 9 9 ''''
002 Ivysaur Ivysaur Grass Poison 13 10 10 9 9 ''''
003 Venusaur Venusaur Grass Poison --, 13 --, 10 --, 10 --, 9 --, 9 ''''
069 Bellsprout Bellsprout Grass Poison -- -- -- -- -- ''''
070 Weepinbell Weepinbell Grass Poison -- -- -- -- -- ''''
071 Victreebel Victreebel Grass Poison   -- -- -- -- ''''
114 Tangela Tangela Grass Grass   29 19 22 19 19 ''''
455 Carnivine Carnivine Grass Grass       11 11 ''''
465 Tangrowth Tangrowth Grass Grass       19 19 ''''
495 Snivy Snivy Grass Grass         7 ''''
496 Servine Servine Grass Grass         --, 7 ''''
497 Serperior Serperior Grass Grass         --, 7 ''''
511 Pansage Pansage Grass Grass         10 ''''
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
152 Chikorita Chikorita Grass Grass BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurBellsproutWeepinbellVictreebelTangela BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurBellsproutWeepinbellVictreebelTangela BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurBellsproutWeepinbellVictreebelTangelaTangrowthCarnivine BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurBellsproutWeepinbellVictreebelTangelaTangrowthCarnivineSnivyServineSerperior
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


In the manga

Pokémon Adventures


Pokémon Get da ze!


In other generations

Vine Whip I.png Vine Whip II.png Vine Whip III.png Vine Whip 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

Trivia

  • The use of tentacles in Vine Whip has become a recurring feature in mature Pokémon humor, including in the webcomic Super Effective.
  • As of Generation V, no Generation III Pokémon can legitimately learn Vine Whip.
  • Vine Whip is featured in the Generation III wireless mini-game, Pokémon Jump, where it is used by Venusaur.

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 藤鞭 Téngbiān
Denmark Flag.png Danish Slyngpisk
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Roede
Finland Flag.png Finnish Piiskansivallus (M01)
Rihmaisku (also used for String Shot)
France Flag.png French Fouet Lianes
Germany Flag.png German Rankenhieb
Greece Flag.png Greek Κλήμα Μαστίγιο
India Flag.png Hindi लाताक की रस्सी Lataak Ki Rassi
Indonesia Flag.png Indonesian Cambuk Merambat
Italy Flag.png Italian Frustata
South Korea Flag.png Korean 굴채찍 Deonggul Chaejjik
Norway Flag.png Norwegian Slyngepisk
Poland Flag.png Polish Dzikie Pnącza
Portuguese Brazil Flag.png Brazil Chicote de Cipó
Chicote de Vinha
Portugal Flag.png Portugal Chicote de Hera
Serbia Flag.png Serbian Bičevanje Lozom
Spanish CELAC Flag.png Latin America Látigo Cepa
Spain Flag.png Spain Látigo Cepa


Project Moves and Abilities logo.png This article is part of Project Moves and Abilities, a Bulbapedia project that aims to write comprehensive articles on two related aspects of the Pokémon games.