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Defend Order (move)

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Defend Order
ぼうぎょしれい Defend Order
Defend Order V.png
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Type  Bug
Category  Status
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  —
Accuracy  —%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
  • Does not make contact
  • Not affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Affected by Snatch
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
Affects the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation IV
Condition  Smart
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  Smart
Appeal  0  
Earn double the score in the next turn.

Defend Order (Japanese: ぼうぎょしれい Defend Order) is a non-damaging Bug-type move introduced in Generation IV. It is one of Vespiquen's three signature moves.

Effect

Defend Order increases the user's Defense stat and Special Defense stat by one stage each.

Description

Games Description
DP The user calls out its underlings to make a living shield, raising its Defense and Sp. Def stats.
PtHGSS
BWB2W2
XY
The user calls out its underlings to shield its body, raising its Defense and Sp. Def stats.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
I II III IV V VI
416 Vespiquen Vespiquen Bug Flying 13 13 17 17
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 manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga


In other generations

Defend Order 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 XY Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
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

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 防禦指令 Fángyù Zhǐlìng
France Flag.png French Appel Défens
Germany Flag.png German Blockbefehl
Greece Flag.png Greek Προσταγή Άμυνας
Italy Flag.png Italian Comandoscudo
South Korea Flag.png Korean 방어지령 Bang'eo Jiryeong
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Ordem de Defesa
Spain Flag.png Spanish A Defender


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