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(well the last pic was kinda like the second, and this pic shows the opponent being burned, like it says in the move description)
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desc=An attack move that varies in power and type depending on the weather. |
 
desc=An attack move that varies in power and type depending on the weather. |
 
gameimage=Weather Ball.JPG |
 
gameimage=Weather Ball.JPG |
type=Normal |
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type={{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|March 21}}) or ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|December 20}})|Ice}}{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|March 20}}) and ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|June 21}})|Water}}{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|June 20}}) and ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|September 23}})|Fire}}{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|September 22}}) and ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|October 21}})|Normal}}{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|October 22}}) and ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|November 21}})|Rock}}{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|November 22}}) and ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|December 21}})|???}} |
 
damagecategory=Special |
 
damagecategory=Special |
 
basepp=10 |
 
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* {{type2|Ice}} if {{m|Hail}} is under effect.
 
* {{type2|Ice}} if {{m|Hail}} is under effect.
 
* {{type2|Rock}} if {{m|Sandstorm}} is under effect.
 
* {{type2|Rock}} if {{m|Sandstorm}} is under effect.
* {{type2|Normal}} if {{DL|weather conditions|Fog}} is under effect.
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* {{type2|Normal}} if {{DL|weather conditions|Fog}} is under effect or there is no special weather condition in effect.
 
* [[Shadow moves|Shadow move]] (and therefore [[Unknown type|typeless]]) if {{m|Shadow Sky}} is under effect (in {{Pokémon XD}} only).
 
* [[Shadow moves|Shadow move]] (and therefore [[Unknown type|typeless]]) if {{m|Shadow Sky}} is under effect (in {{Pokémon XD}} only).
   
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===[[Generation III]]===
 
===[[Generation III]]===
 
====By [[Level|leveling up]]====
 
====By [[Level|leveling up]]====
{{Learnlist|Normal}}
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{{Learnlist|{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|March 21}}) or ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|December 20}})|Ice}}{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|March 20}}) and ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|June 21}})|Water}}{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|June 20}}) and ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|September 23}})|Fire}}{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|September 22}}) and ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|October 21}})|Normal}}{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|October 22}}) and ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|November 21}})|Rock}}{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|November 22}}) and ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|December 21}})|???}}}}
{{Moveentry|351|Castform|1|Normal||30|}}
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{{Moveentry|351|Castform|1|{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|March 21}}) or ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|December 20}})|Ice}}{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|March 20}}) and ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|June 21}})|Water}}{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|June 20}}) and ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|September 23}})|Fire}}{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|September 22}}) and ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|December 21}})|Normal}}||30|}}
 
{{Learnlist/footer}}
 
{{Learnlist/footer}}
   
 
===[[Generation IV]]===
 
===[[Generation IV]]===
 
====By [[Level|leveling up]]====
 
====By [[Level|leveling up]]====
{{Learnlist|Normal}}
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{{Learnlist|{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|March 21}}) or ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|December 20}})|Ice}}{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|March 20}}) and ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|June 21}})|Water}}{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|June 20}}) and ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|September 23}})|Fire}}{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|September 22}}) and ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|October 21}})|Normal}}{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|October 22}}) and ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|November 21}})|Rock}}{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|November 22}}) and ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|December 21}})|???}}}}
{{Moveentry|351|Castform|1|Normal||30|}}
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{{Moveentry|351|Castform|1|{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|March 21}}) or ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|December 20}})|Ice}}{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|March 20}}) and ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|June 21}})|Water}}{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|June 20}}) and ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|September 23}})|Fire}}{{#ifexpr: ({{#time: z}} > {{#time: z|September 22}}) and ({{#time: z}} < {{#time: z|December 21}})|Normal}}||30|}}
 
{{Moveentry|407|Roserade|2|Grass|Poison|--}}
 
{{Moveentry|407|Roserade|2|Grass|Poison|--}}
 
{{Learnlist/footer}}
 
{{Learnlist/footer}}

Revision as of 03:07, 28 March 2009

Weather Ball
ウェザーボール Weather Ball
[[File:|center]]
Type  Fire
Category  Special
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  50
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
Does not affect any Pokémon*
Availability
Introduced  Generation III
Condition  Smart
Appeal  4 ♥♥♥♥
Jam  0  
 ???
Condition  Smart
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Earn +2 if the Judge's Voltage goes up.
Condition  Smart
Appeal  0  
Jamming  0  

Weather Ball (Japanese: ウェザーボール Weather Ball) is a Template:Type2 move introduced in Generation III. It is Castform's signature move.

Effect

When no weather condition is under effect, Weather Ball deals damage of the Template:Type2. During any weather condition, Weather Ball attacks with a different type and its base power doubles to 100. The type that Weather Ball is depends on the weather conditions at the time it is used. It will be:

Type power-ups from the weather will be put into effect, as well as STAB caused by Castform's type changing from its ability, Forecast.

In the anime

Pokémon

Template:Type2 Weather Ball

Roserade. A flaming yellow-orange ball forms between Roserade's hands. Roserade then fires it at the opponent. It then heavily burns the opponent.

Learnset

Generation III

By leveling up

#   Pokémon Type Level
351 351 Castform
Normal
Fire 30
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 IV

By leveling up

#   Pokémon Type Level
351 351 Castform
Normal
Fire 30
407 407 Roserade Grass Poison --
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 other languages

  • French: Ball'meteo
  • German: Meteorologe
  • Italian: Palla clima
  • Spanish: Meteorobola.


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