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Wake-Up Slap (move)

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Wake-Up Slap
めざましビンタ Awakening Slap
Wake-Up Slap.png
Type  Fighting
Category  Physical
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  60
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Introduced  Generation IV
Condition  Smart
Appeal  4 ♥♥♥♥
Jam  0  
Points = 4 minus judge voltage.
Condition  Smart
Appeal  0  
Raises the score if the Voltage is low.
Condition  Smart
Appeal  0  
Jamming  0  

Wake-Up Slap (Japanese: めざましビンタ Awakening Slap) is a damage dealing Fighting-type move introduced in Generation IV.


Wake-Up Slap deals damage and will have double the power when the target is sleeping. It will also wake the target up.


Games Description
DPPtHGSS This attack inflicts high damage on a sleeping foe. It also wakes the foe up, however.
BWB2W2 This attack inflicts big damage on a sleeping target. It also wakes the target up, however.
Conq This attack inflicts great damage on a sleeping target. It also wakes the target up, however.


By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
035 Clefairy Clefairy Normal Normal 22 22 '
039 Jigglypuff Jigglypuff Normal Normal 37 41 '
060 Poliwag Poliwag Water Water 35 35 '''
061 Poliwhirl Poliwhirl Water Water 43 43 '''
066 Machop Machop Fighting Fighting 34 37 ''''
067 Machoke Machoke Fighting Fighting 36 40 ''''
068 Machamp Machamp Fighting Fighting 36 40 ''''
124 Jynx Jynx Ice Psychic 28 33 '
241 Miltank Miltank Normal Normal 55 55 '
296 Makuhita Makuhita Fighting Fighting 34 34 ''''
297 Hariyama Hariyama Fighting Fighting 42 42 ''''
300 Skitty Skitty Normal Normal 29 32 32 '
478 Froslass Froslass Ice Ghost 28 28 '
532 Timburr Timburr Fighting Fighting   20 ''''
533 Gurdurr Gurdurr Fighting Fighting   20 ''''
534 Conkeldurr Conkeldurr Fighting Fighting   20 ''''
572 Minccino Minccino Normal Normal   31 '
594 Alomomola Alomomola Water Water   29 '
648 Meloetta Meloetta Normal Psychic   55 '''
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
122 Mr. Mime Mr. Mime Psychic Psychic MachopMachokeMachampMakuhitaHariyama MachopMachokeMachampMakuhitaHariyamaTimburrGurdurrConkeldurr
238 Smoochum Smoochum Ice Psychic no MachopMachokeMachampMakuhitaHariyamaTimburrGurdurrConkeldurr
296 Makuhita Makuhita Fighting Fighting MachopMachokeMachampMakuhitaHariyama MachopMachokeMachampMakuhitaHariyamaTimburrGurdurrConkeldurr
285 Shroomish Shroomish Grass Grass ClefairyJigglypuffSkitty ClefairyJigglypuffSkitty
431 Glameow Glameow Normal Normal no SkittyMinccino
439 Mime Jr. Mime Jr. Psychic Psychic MachopMachokeMachampMakuhitaHariyama MachopMachokeMachampMakuhitaHariyamaTimburrGurdurrConkeldurr
453 Croagunk Croagunk Poison Fighting MachopMachokeMachampMakuhitaHariyama MachopMachokeMachampMakuhitaHariyamaTimburrGurdurrConkeldurr
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 games

Pokémon Conquest

Wake-Up Slap is the only move of Machoke and Gurdurr.

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga

In other generations

Wake-Up Slap IV.png
Generation I RBY Generation I
Generation I
Generation II Generation II
Generation II
Crystal Generation III Generation III
Generation III
FRLG Generation IV 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


  • Shroomish can learn this move through breeding, despite lacking visible hands.

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 甦醒巴掌 Sūxǐng Bāzhang
France Flag.png French Réveil Forcé
Germany Flag.png German Weckruf
Greece Flag.png Greek Σφαλιάρα Αφύπνισης
Italy Flag.png Italian Svegliopacca
South Korea Flag.png Korean 잠깨움뺨치기 Jamkkae'um Ppyamchigi
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Tapa Despertar
Serbia Flag.png Serbian Šamar za Buđenje
Spain Flag.png Spanish Espabila

Variations of the move Smelling Salts
Physical Smelling SaltsWake-Up Slap

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