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Dynamic Punch (Japanese: ばくれつパンチ Exploding Punch), formatted as DynamicPunch prior to Pokémon X and Y, is a damage-dealing Fighting-type move introduced in Generation II. It was TM01 in Generation II.
Dynamic Punch inflicts damage and confuses the target.
|| A Fighting-type attack. In-accurate but guaranteed to confuse the opponent if it hits.
|| An attack that always confuses.
|| Powerful and sure to cause confusion, but inaccurate.
|| The foe is punched with the user’s full power. It confuses the foe if it hits.
|| The foe is punched with the user’s full, concentrated power. It confuses the foe if it hits.
|| The user punches the target with full, concentrated power. It confuses the target if it hits.
|| The user punches the target with full, concentrated power. This confuses the target if it hits.
In the anime
In the manga
In the Pokémon Adventures manga
In the Pokémon Pocket Monsters manga
In other generations
- Prior to Generation VI, Dynamic Punch was the only non-status move with 100% chance of confusing the target if successful. From Pokémon X and Y onwards, this trait is also shared by Chatter.
- Wooper is the only Pokémon that can use Dynamic Punch despite having no arms.
In other languages