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- Dragon Pulse redirects here. For the energy from White—Victini and Zekrom and Black—Victini and Reshiram known as "Dragon Pulse" in Japanese, see Dragon Force.
Dragon Pulse (Japanese: りゅうのはどう Dragon Pulse) is a damage-dealing Dragon-type move introduced in Generation IV. It was TM59 in Generation IV.
Dragon Pulse inflicts damage and has no secondary effect.
Dragon Pulse can hit non-adjacent opponents in Triple Battles.
Dragon Pulse's base power is reduced from 90 to 85. Additionally, its power is boosted by 50% if the user has the Ability Mega Launcher.
|| The foe is attacked with a shock wave generated by the user’s gaping mouth.
| The target is attacked with a shock wave generated by the user's gaping mouth.
In other games
Dragon Pulse is the only move of Rayquaza and Hydreigon.
|Orange squares indicate hit area.|
Blue squares indicate area Pokémon the Pokémon will need to move to perform the move.
Red squares indicate the knockback on hit Pokémon.
Table assumes the Pokémon is in the square marked by ^.
In Super Smash Bros. Brawl, Dragon Pulse is one of the attacks Rayquaza can use when it is fought, fired in the form of red and white energy balls of electricity.
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In the manga
In the Be the Best! Pokémon B+W manga
In the movie adaptations
In the Pokémon Adventures manga
In the Pokémon Battrio: Aim to be Battrio Master manga
In the Pokémon Try Adventure manga
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