Ancient Power (move)

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Ancient Power
げんしのちから Primeval Power
Ancient Power VI.png
Ancient Power VI 2.png
Type  Rock
Category  Special
PP  5 (max. 8)
Power  60
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
  • Does not make contact
  • Affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Affected by Mirror Move
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation II
Condition  Tough
Appeal  1
Jam  0  
Ups the user's condition. Helps prevent nervousness.
Condition  Tough
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Earn +2 if the Pokémon performs last in the turn.
Condition  Tough
Appeal  1
Jamming  0  
Gets the Pokémon pumped up. Helps prevent nervousness, too.

Ancient Power (Japanese: げんしのちから Primeval Power), formatted as AncientPower prior to Pokémon X and Y, is a damage-dealing Rock-type move introduced in Generation II.

Effect

AncientPower inflicts damage and has a 10% chance of raising the user's Attack, Defense, Special Attack, Special Defense, and Speed by one stage each. In Generation III only, this move will trigger effects involving contact.

Outside of battle

Generation IV onwards, there are three Pokémon who evolve when they level-up knowing Ancient Power: Tangela into Tangrowth, Piloswine into Mamoswine, and Yanma into Yanmega.

Description

Games Description
Stad2 A Rock-type attack. This prehistoric move may boost all of the user's stats.
GSC
RSEColo.XD
An attack that may raise all stats.
FRLG An ancient power is used to attack. It may also raise all the user's stats.
DPPtHGSSPBR
BWB2W2
XYORAS
SM
The user attacks with a prehistoric power. It may also raise all the user's stats at once.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII
114 Tangela Tangela
GrassIC Big.png Grass Grass 33 36BW
40B2W2
38 38
138 Omanyte Omanyte
RockIC Big.png
WaterIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 3 49 49 37 37 37 37
139 Omastar Omastar
RockIC Big.png
WaterIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 3 54 54 37 37 37 37
140 Kabuto Kabuto
RockIC Big.png
WaterIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 3 55 55 46 46 46 46
141 Kabutops Kabutops
RockIC Big.png
WaterIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 3 65 65 54 54 54 54
142 Aerodactyl Aerodactyl
RockIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Flying 29 29 25 25 25 25
144 Articuno Articuno
IceIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 29 29 29 29
145 Zapdos Zapdos
ElectricIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 29 29 29 29
146 Moltres Moltres
FireIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 29 29 29 29
151 Mew Mew
PsychicIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered 50 50 50 50 50 50
175 Togepi Togepi
FairyIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered 21FRLG 33 33 33 33
176 Togetic Togetic
FairyIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Fairy 21FRLG 33 33 33 33
193 Yanma Yanma
BugIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Bug Bug 33 33 33 33
206 Dunsparce Dunsparce
NormalIC Big.png Field Field 41 48BW
19B2W2
19 16
218 Slugma Slugma
FireIC Big.png Amorphous Amorphous 26 28 28XY
22ORAS
22
219 Magcargo Magcargo
FireIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous 26 28 28XY
22ORAS
22
221 Piloswine Piloswine
IceIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Field Field 1 1 1 1
222 Corsola Corsola
WaterIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 3 43 45 32 32BW
20B2W2
20XY
17ORAS
17
249 Lugia Lugia
PsychicIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 88 88 57 57 57 57
250 Ho-Oh Ho-Oh
FireIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 88 88 57 57 57 57
251 Celebi Celebi
PsychicIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 20 20 28 28 28 28
343 Baltoy Baltoy
GroundIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral 25 25 26BW
21B2W2
21XY
19ORAS
19
344 Claydol Claydol
GroundIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral 25 25 26BW
21B2W2
21XY
19ORAS
19
345 Lileep Lileep
RockIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Water 3 Water 3 43 43 43 43XY
17ORAS
17
346 Cradily Cradily
RockIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Water 3 Water 3 48 36 36 36XY
17ORAS
17
347 Anorith Anorith
RockIC Big.png
BugIC Big.png
Water 3 Water 3 37 31 31 31XY
21ORAS
21
348 Armaldo Armaldo
RockIC Big.png
BugIC Big.png
Water 3 Water 3 37 31 31 31XY
21ORAS
21
352 Kecleon Kecleon
NormalIC Big.png Field Field 49 64DP
55PtHGSS
55 1, 55XY
21ORAS
21
369 Relicanth Relicanth
WaterIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 2 43 43 43 1, 43XY
21ORAS
21
377 Regirock Regirock
RockIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered 33 33 33 33XY
31ORAS
31
378 Regice Regice
IceIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered 33 33 33 33XY
31ORAS
31
379 Registeel Registeel
SteelIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered 33 33 33 33XY
31ORAS
31
382 Kyogre Kyogre
WaterIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered 15 15DPPt
45HGSS
45 45XY
1ORAS
1
383 Groudon Groudon
GroundIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered 15 15DPPt
45HGSS
45 45XY
1ORAS
1
384 Rayquaza Rayquaza
DragonIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 15 15DPPt
45HGSS
45 45XY
15ORAS
15
408 Cranidos Cranidos
RockIC Big.png Monster Monster 28 33 33 33
409 Rampardos Rampardos
RockIC Big.png Monster Monster 28 36 36 36
410 Shieldon Shieldon
RockIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Monster Monster 28 28 28 28
411 Bastiodon Bastiodon
RockIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Monster Monster 28 28 28 28
465 Tangrowth Tangrowth
GrassIC Big.png Grass Grass 33 36BW
40B2W2
40 40
469 Yanmega Yanmega
BugIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Bug Bug 33 33 33 33
473 Mamoswine Mamoswine
IceIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Field Field 1 1 1 1
483 Dialga Dialga
SteelIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 20DPPt
10HGSS
10 10 10
484 Palkia Palkia
WaterIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 20DPPt
10HGSS
10 10 10
485 Heatran Heatran
FireIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 1 1 1 1
487 Giratina Giratina
GhostIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 20DPPt
10HGSS
10 10 10
564 Tirtouga Tirtouga
WaterIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 3 18 18 18
565 Carracosta Carracosta
WaterIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 3 18 18 18
566 Archen Archen
RockIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Water 3 18 18 18
567 Archeops Archeops
RockIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Water 3 18 18 18
615 Cryogonal Cryogonal
IceIC Big.png Mineral Mineral 21
643 Reshiram Reshiram
DragonIC Big.png
FireIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 15 15 15
644 Zekrom Zekrom
DragonIC Big.png
ElectricIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 15 15 15
646 Kyurem Kyurem
Normal Kyurem
DragonIC Big.png
IceIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 15 15 15
646 Kyurem Kyurem
Black Kyurem
DragonIC Big.png
IceIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 15B2W2 15 15
646 Kyurem Kyurem
White Kyurem
DragonIC Big.png
IceIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 15B2W2 15 15
688 Binacle Binacle
RockIC Big.png
WaterIC Big.png
Water 3 Water 3 28 28
689 Barbaracle Barbaracle
RockIC Big.png
WaterIC Big.png
Water 3 Water 3 28 28
696 Tyrunt Tyrunt
RockIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Monster Dragon 26 26
697 Tyrantrum Tyrantrum
RockIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Monster Dragon 26 26
698 Amaura Amaura
RockIC Big.png
IceIC Big.png
Monster Monster 26 26
699 Aurorus Aurorus
RockIC Big.png
IceIC Big.png
Monster Monster 26 26
703 Carbink Carbink
RockIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Fairy Mineral 31 31
719 Diancie Diancie
RockIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 31 27
774 Minior Minior
RockIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral 17
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 Types Parent
Egg Groups
Egg Move
II III IV V VI VII
004 Charmander Charmander
FireIC Big.png Monster Dragon
050 Diglett Diglett
GroundIC Big.png Field Field
050 Diglett Diglett
Alola Form
GroundIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Field Field
098 Krabby Krabby
WaterIC Big.png Water 3 Water 3
102 Exeggcute Exeggcute
GrassIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Grass Grass
104 Cubone Cubone
GroundIC Big.png Monster Monster
131 Lapras Lapras
WaterIC Big.png
IceIC Big.png
Monster Water 1
152 Chikorita Chikorita
GrassIC Big.png Monster Grass
158 Totodile Totodile
WaterIC Big.png Monster Water 1
194 Wooper Wooper
WaterIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Water 1 Field
206 Dunsparce Dunsparce
NormalIC Big.png Field Field
220 Swinub Swinub
IceIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Field Field
231 Phanpy Phanpy
GroundIC Big.png Field Field
246 Larvitar Larvitar
RockIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Monster Monster
258 Mudkip Mudkip
WaterIC Big.png Monster Water 1
303 Mawile Mawile
SteelIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Field Fairy
318 Carvanha Carvanha
WaterIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Water 2 Water 2
322 Numel Numel
FireIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Field Field
341 Corphish Corphish
WaterIC Big.png Water 1 Water 3
561 Sigilyph Sigilyph
PsychicIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Flying
769 Sandygast Sandygast
GhostIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By Move Tutor

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Game
DP Pt HGSS
074 Geodude Geodude
RockIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
075 Graveler Graveler
RockIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
076 Golem Golem
RockIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
095 Onix Onix
RockIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
098 Krabby Krabby
WaterIC Big.png Water 3 Water 3
099 Kingler Kingler
WaterIC Big.png Water 3 Water 3
102 Exeggcute Exeggcute
GrassIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Grass Grass
103 Exeggutor Exeggutor
GrassIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Grass Grass
111 Rhyhorn Rhyhorn
GroundIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Monster Field
112 Rhydon Rhydon
GroundIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Monster Field
114 Tangela Tangela
GrassIC Big.png Grass Grass
131 Lapras Lapras
WaterIC Big.png
IceIC Big.png
Monster Water 1
138 Omanyte Omanyte
RockIC Big.png
WaterIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 3
139 Omastar Omastar
RockIC Big.png
WaterIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 3
140 Kabuto Kabuto
RockIC Big.png
WaterIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 3
141 Kabutops Kabutops
RockIC Big.png
WaterIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 3
142 Aerodactyl Aerodactyl
RockIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Flying
144 Articuno Articuno
IceIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
145 Zapdos Zapdos
ElectricIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
146 Moltres Moltres
FireIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
151 Mew Mew
PsychicIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered
152 Chikorita Chikorita
GrassIC Big.png Monster Grass
153 Bayleef Bayleef
GrassIC Big.png Monster Grass
154 Meganium Meganium
GrassIC Big.png Monster Grass
158 Totodile Totodile
WaterIC Big.png Monster Water 1
159 Croconaw Croconaw
WaterIC Big.png Monster Water 1
160 Feraligatr Feraligatr
WaterIC Big.png Monster Water 1
175 Togepi Togepi
NormalIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered
176 Togetic Togetic
NormalIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Fairy
193 Yanma Yanma
BugIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Bug Bug
194 Wooper Wooper
WaterIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Water 1 Field
195 Quagsire Quagsire
WaterIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Water 1 Field
206 Dunsparce Dunsparce
NormalIC Big.png Field Field
208 Steelix Steelix
SteelIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
213 Shuckle Shuckle
BugIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Bug Bug
218 Slugma Slugma
FireIC Big.png Amorphous Amorphous
219 Magcargo Magcargo
FireIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous
220 Swinub Swinub
IceIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Field Field
221 Piloswine Piloswine
IceIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Field Field
222 Corsola Corsola
WaterIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 3
231 Phanpy Phanpy
GroundIC Big.png Field Field
232 Donphan Donphan
GroundIC Big.png Field Field
246 Larvitar Larvitar
RockIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Monster Monster
247 Pupitar Pupitar
RockIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Monster Monster
248 Tyranitar Tyranitar
RockIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Monster Monster
249 Lugia Lugia
PsychicIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
250 Ho-Oh Ho-Oh
FireIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
251 Celebi Celebi
PsychicIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
258 Mudkip Mudkip
WaterIC Big.png Monster Water 1
259 Marshtomp Marshtomp
WaterIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Monster Water 1
260 Swampert Swampert
WaterIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Monster Water 1
299 Nosepass Nosepass
RockIC Big.png Mineral Mineral
303 Mawile Mawile
SteelIC Big.png Field Fairy
304 Aron Aron
SteelIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Monster Monster
305 Lairon Lairon
SteelIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Monster Monster
306 Aggron Aggron
SteelIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Monster Monster
318 Carvanha Carvanha
WaterIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Water 2 Water 2
319 Sharpedo Sharpedo
WaterIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Water 2 Water 2
337 Lunatone Lunatone
RockIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
338 Solrock Solrock
RockIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
341 Corphish Corphish
WaterIC Big.png Water 1 Water 3
342 Crawdaunt Crawdaunt
WaterIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 3
343 Baltoy Baltoy
GroundIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
344 Claydol Claydol
GroundIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
345 Lileep Lileep
RockIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Water 3 Water 3
346 Cradily Cradily
RockIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Water 3 Water 3
347 Anorith Anorith
RockIC Big.png
BugIC Big.png
Water 3 Water 3
348 Armaldo Armaldo
RockIC Big.png
BugIC Big.png
Water 3 Water 3
352 Kecleon Kecleon
NormalIC Big.png Field Field
369 Relicanth Relicanth
WaterIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 2
377 Regirock Regirock
RockIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered
378 Regice Regice
IceIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered
379 Registeel Registeel
SteelIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered
382 Kyogre Kyogre
WaterIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered
383 Groudon Groudon
GroundIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered
384 Rayquaza Rayquaza
DragonIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
385 Jirachi Jirachi
SteelIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
408 Cranidos Cranidos
RockIC Big.png Monster Monster
409 Rampardos Rampardos
RockIC Big.png Monster Monster
410 Shieldon Shieldon
RockIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Monster Monster
411 Bastiodon Bastiodon
RockIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Monster Monster
422 Shellos Shellos
WaterIC Big.png Water 1 Amorphous
423 Gastrodon Gastrodon
WaterIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Water 1 Amorphous
436 Bronzor Bronzor
SteelIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
437 Bronzong Bronzong
SteelIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
464 Rhyperior Rhyperior
GroundIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Monster Field
465 Tangrowth Tangrowth
GrassIC Big.png Grass Grass
468 Togekiss Togekiss
NormalIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Fairy
469 Yanmega Yanmega
BugIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Bug Bug
473 Mamoswine Mamoswine
IceIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Field Field
476 Probopass Probopass
RockIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
483 Dialga Dialga
SteelIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
484 Palkia Palkia
WaterIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
485 Heatran Heatran
FireIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
486 Regigigas Regigigas
NormalIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered
487 Giratina Giratina
GhostIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered
489 Phione Phione
WaterIC Big.png Water 1 Fairy
490 Manaphy Manaphy
WaterIC Big.png Water 1 Fairy
493 Arceus Arceus
NormalIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Special move

Generation III

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
152 Chikorita Chikorita
GrassIC Big.png Monster Grass Pokémon XD: Gale of Darkness
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Generation IV

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
114 Tangela TangelaLv. 1
GrassIC Big.png Grass Grass My Pokémon Ranch
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Generation V

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
220 Swinub Swinub
IceIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Field Field Dream World - Icy Cave
299 Nosepass Nosepass
RockIC Big.png Mineral Mineral Dream World - Icy Cave
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By event

Generation II

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
001 Bulbasaur Bulbasaur
GrassIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Monster Grass Pokémon Center Mystery Egg #3
New York Pokémon Center
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 GO

Ancient Power
Special Attack
Type Rock
Power 70
Energy bar 3
Duration 3.5 seconds
Critical rate 5%
Drain  ?%
Eligible Pokémon:
GolemExeggcuteOmanyteOmastarKabutoKabutops
AerodactylBayleefTogepiTogeticYanmaLarvitar
Pupitar
  • Prior to an update to Niantic's servers on July 30, 2016, Ancient Power had a power of 30.
  • Prior to an update to Niantic's servers on February 16, 2017, Ancient Power had a power of 35, an energy bar of 4, and a duration of 3.6 seconds.

Golem may only know this move if it was obtained before February 16, 2017.

Description

Games Description
MDRB Inflicts damage on the target. It may also simultaneously raise by one level Attack, Special Attack, Defense, Special Defense, and Movement Speed.

In the anime

Dawn Piloswine AncientPower.png Carracosta AncientPower.png Jessie Yanmega AncientPower.png Tirtouga AncientPower.png
Piloswine Carracosta Yanmega Tirtouga
The user forms a glowing ball of energy in front of its body and shoots it at foe.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
193 Yanma Yanma's body glows white and it creates a see-through afterimage of itself. The afterimage then spins quickly and creates a silver ball in front of Yanma's body. Yanma then launches the ball at the opponent.
Jessie's Yanma The Thief That Keeps on Thieving! Debut
469 Yanmega Yanmega's body glows white and it creates a silver energy ball in front of its body. It then launches the ball at the opponent.
Jessie's Yanmega The Thief That Keeps on Thieving! None
221 Piloswine Piloswine's body glows white and it creates a silver energy ball in front of its nose. It then fires the ball at the opponent.
Dawn's Piloswine A Breed Stampede! None
473 Mamoswine Mamoswine's body glows white and the glow comes off its body and forms a silver ball on the end of its tusks. It then fires the ball at the opponent.
Dawn's Mamoswine Trials and Adulations! None
564 Tirtouga Tirtouga's body glows white and it creates a see-through afterimage of itself. The afterimage then spins quickly and creates a silver ball with a green core in front of Tirtouga's body. Tirtouga then fires the ball at the opponent.
A wild Tirtouga A Restoration Confrontation! Part 1 None
565 Carracosta Carracosta's body glows white and it creates a see-through afterimage of itself. The afterimage then spins quickly and forms in its flipper as a silver ball with a green core. It then hurls the ball at the opponent.
Four wild Carracosta A Restoration Confrontation! Part 2 None

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga


In the Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Adventure! manga


In other generations

Core series games

AncientPower II.png AncientPower III.png AncientPower IV.png AncientPower V.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

Spin-off series games

AncientPower Stad2.png AncientPower Colo.png AncientPower XD.png AncientPower PBR.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
AncientPower PMD RB.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
Chinese Cantonese 原始之力 Yùhnchí-jī Lihk
Mandarin 原始之力 Yuánshǐ-zhī Lì
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Oeroude kracht
France Flag.png French Pouvoir Antique*
Pouv.Antique*
Germany Flag.png German Antik-Kraft
Greece Flag.png Greek Αρχαία Δύναμη Archaía Dýnami
Israel Flag.png Hebrew כוח עתיק coah atick
Indonesia Flag.png Indonesian Kekuatan Purba
Tenaga Purba
Kekuatan Primitif
Italy Flag.png Italian Forzantica
South Korea Flag.png Korean 원시의힘 Wonsi-yi Him
Poland Flag.png Polish Starożytna Moc
Portuguese Brazil Flag.png Brazil Poder Antigo
Poder Ancestral (TCG and Manga)
Portugal Flag.png Portugal Poder Antigo
Romania Flag.png Romanian Puterea Antică
Russia Flag.png Russian Древняя сила Drevnyaya sila
Serbia Flag.png Serbian Drevna moć
Spanish CELAC Flag.png Latin America Poder Antiguo
Poder Pasado (DP171)
Spain Flag.png Spain Poder Pasado
Turkey Flag.png Turkish Antik Güç
Vietnam Flag.png Vietnamese Sức Mạnh Nguyên Thủy



Variations of the move Ancient Power
Special Ancient PowerSilver WindOminous Wind


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