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Dynamic Punch (move)

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Dynamic Punch
ばくれつパンチ Exploding Punch
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Type  Fighting
Category  Physical
PP  5 (max. 8)
Power  100
Accuracy  50%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
  • Makes contact
  • Affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation II
Category  Cool
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Jam  1
Startles the Pokémon that has the Judge's attention.
Category  Cool
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Earn +2 if the Pokémon performs last in the turn.

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.

Effect

Dynamic Punch inflicts damage and confuses the target.

Description

Games Description
Stad2 A Fighting-type attack. In-accurate but guaranteed to confuse the opponent if it hits.
GSC An attack that always confuses.
RSEColo.XD Powerful and sure to cause confusion, but inaccurate.
FRLG The foe is punched with the user’s full power. It confuses the foe if it hits.
DPPtHGSS The foe is punched with the user’s full, concentrated power. It confuses the foe if it hits.
BWB2W2 The user punches the target with full, concentrated power. It confuses the target if it hits.
XY The user punches the target with full, concentrated power. This confuses the target if it hits.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
I II III IV V VI
062 Poliwrath Poliwrath Water Fighting     43 32 32
066 Machop Machop Fighting Fighting   49 46 49 49
067 Machoke Machoke Fighting Fighting   59 51 55 55
068 Machamp Machamp Fighting Fighting   59 51 55 55
286 Breloom Breloom Grass Fighting   54 45 45 45
532 Timburr Timburr Fighting Fighting       34 34
533 Gurdurr Gurdurr Fighting Fighting       37 37
534 Conkeldurr Conkeldurr Fighting Fighting       37 37
622 Golett Golett Ground Ghost       30 30
623 Golurk Golurk Ground Ghost       30 30
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 Type Father
II III IV V VI
239 Elekid Elekid Electric Electric     MachopMachokeMachamp MachopMachokeMachampTimburrGurdurrConkeldurr MachopMachokeMachampTimburrGurdurrConkeldurr
240 Magby Magby Fire Fire     MachopMachokeMachamp MachopMachokeMachampTimburrGurdurrConkeldurr MachopMachokeMachampTimburrGurdurrConkeldurr
296 Makuhita Makuhita Fighting Fighting   MachopMachokeMachamp MachopMachokeMachamp MachopMachokeMachampTimburrGurdurrConkeldurr MachopMachokeMachampTimburrGurdurrConkeldurr
307 Meditite Meditite Fighting Psychic   MachopMachokeMachamp MachopMachokeMachamp MachopMachokeMachampTimburrGurdurrConkeldurr MachopMachokeMachampTimburrGurdurrConkeldurr
331 Cacnea Cacnea Grass Grass   MachopMachokeMachampBreloom MachopMachokeMachampBreloom MachopMachokeMachampBreloomTimburrGurdurrConkeldurr MachopMachokeMachampBreloomTimburrGurdurrConkeldurr
453 Croagunk Croagunk Poison Fighting     MachopMachokeMachamp MachopMachokeMachampTimburrGurdurrConkeldurr MachopMachokeMachampTimburrGurdurrConkeldurr
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By TM

# Pokémon Type Machine
I
[[|]]
II
TM01
III
--
IV
--
V
--
VI
--
004 Charmander Charmander Fire Fire
005 Charmeleon Charmeleon Fire Fire
006 Charizard Charizard Fire Flying
007 Squirtle Squirtle Water Water
008 Wartortle Wartortle Water Water
009 Blastoise Blastoise Water Water
025 Pikachu Pikachu Electric Electric
026 Raichu Raichu Electric Electric
027 Sandshrew Sandshrew Ground Ground
028 Sandslash Sandslash Ground Ground
031 Nidoqueen Nidoqueen Poison Ground
034 Nidoking Nidoking Poison Ground
035 Clefairy Clefairy Normal Normal
036 Clefable Clefable Normal Normal
039 Jigglypuff Jigglypuff Normal Normal
040 Wigglytuff Wigglytuff Normal Normal
054 Psyduck Psyduck Water Water
055 Golduck Golduck Water Water
056 Mankey Mankey Fighting Fighting
057 Primeape Primeape Fighting Fighting
062 Poliwrath Poliwrath Water Fighting
063 Abra Abra Psychic Psychic
064 Kadabra Kadabra Psychic Psychic
065 Alakazam Alakazam Psychic Psychic
066 Machop Machop Fighting Fighting
067 Machoke Machoke Fighting Fighting
068 Machamp Machamp Fighting Fighting
074 Geodude Geodude Rock Ground
075 Graveler Graveler Rock Ground
076 Golem Golem Rock Ground
080 Slowbro Slowbro Water Psychic
088 Grimer Grimer Poison Poison
089 Muk Muk Poison Poison
094 Gengar Gengar Ghost Poison
096 Drowzee Drowzee Psychic Psychic
097 Hypno Hypno Psychic Psychic
104 Cubone Cubone Ground Ground
105 Marowak Marowak Ground Ground
106 Hitmonlee Hitmonlee Fighting Fighting
107 Hitmonchan Hitmonchan Fighting Fighting
108 Lickitung Lickitung Normal Normal
112 Rhydon Rhydon Ground Rock
113 Chansey Chansey Normal Normal
115 Kangaskhan Kangaskhan Normal Normal
122 Mr. Mime Mr. Mime Psychic Psychic
124 Jynx Jynx Ice Psychic
125 Electabuzz Electabuzz Electric Electric
126 Magmar Magmar Fire Fire
143 Snorlax Snorlax Normal Normal
149 Dragonite Dragonite Dragon Flying
150 Mewtwo Mewtwo Psychic Psychic
151 Mew Mew Psychic Psychic
157 Typhlosion Typhlosion Fire Fire
158 Totodile Totodile Water Water
159 Croconaw Croconaw Water Water
160 Feraligatr Feraligatr Water Water
161 Sentret Sentret Normal Normal
162 Furret Furret Normal Normal
165 Ledyba Ledyba Bug Flying
166 Ledian Ledian Bug Flying
180 Flaaffy Flaaffy Electric Electric
181 Ampharos Ampharos Electric Electric
183 Marill Marill Water Water
184 Azumarill Azumarill Water Water
185 Sudowoodo Sudowoodo Rock Rock
186 Politoed Politoed Water Water
190 Aipom Aipom Normal Normal
194 Wooper Wooper Water Ground
195 Quagsire Quagsire Water Ground
199 Slowking Slowking Water Psychic
209 Snubbull Snubbull Normal Normal
210 Granbull Granbull Normal Normal
215 Sneasel Sneasel Dark Ice
216 Teddiursa Teddiursa Normal Normal
217 Ursaring Ursaring Normal Normal
238 Smoochum Smoochum Ice Psychic
239 Elekid Elekid Electric Electric
240 Magby Magby Fire Fire
241 Miltank Miltank Normal Normal
242 Blissey Blissey Normal Normal
248 Tyranitar Tyranitar Rock Dark
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 Type Game
FRLG E XD
004 Charmander Charmander Fire Fire
005 Charmeleon Charmeleon Fire Fire
006 Charizard Charizard Fire Flying
007 Squirtle Squirtle Water Water
008 Wartortle Wartortle Water Water
009 Blastoise Blastoise Water Water
025 Pikachu Pikachu Electric Electric
026 Raichu Raichu Electric Electric
027 Sandshrew Sandshrew Ground Ground
028 Sandslash Sandslash Ground Ground
031 Nidoqueen Nidoqueen Poison Ground
034 Nidoking Nidoking Poison Ground
035 Clefairy Clefairy Normal Normal
036 Clefable Clefable Normal Normal
039 Jigglypuff Jigglypuff Normal Normal
040 Wigglytuff Wigglytuff Normal Normal
054 Psyduck Psyduck Water Water
055 Golduck Golduck Water Water
056 Mankey Mankey Fighting Fighting
057 Primeape Primeape Fighting Fighting
062 Poliwrath Poliwrath Water Fighting
063 Abra Abra Psychic Psychic
064 Kadabra Kadabra Psychic Psychic
065 Alakazam Alakazam Psychic Psychic
066 Machop Machop Fighting Fighting
067 Machoke Machoke Fighting Fighting
068 Machamp Machamp Fighting Fighting
074 Geodude Geodude Rock Ground
075 Graveler Graveler Rock Ground
076 Golem Golem Rock Ground
080 Slowbro Slowbro Water Psychic
088 Grimer Grimer Poison Poison
089 Muk Muk Poison Poison
094 Gengar Gengar Ghost Poison
096 Drowzee Drowzee Psychic Psychic
097 Hypno Hypno Psychic Psychic
104 Cubone Cubone Ground Ground
105 Marowak Marowak Ground Ground
106 Hitmonlee Hitmonlee Fighting Fighting
107 Hitmonchan Hitmonchan Fighting Fighting
108 Lickitung Lickitung Normal Normal
112 Rhydon Rhydon Ground Rock
113 Chansey Chansey Normal Normal
115 Kangaskhan Kangaskhan Normal Normal
124 Jynx Jynx Ice Psychic
125 Electabuzz Electabuzz Electric Electric
126 Magmar Magmar Fire Fire
143 Snorlax Snorlax Normal Normal
149 Dragonite Dragonite Dragon Flying
150 Mewtwo Mewtwo Psychic Psychic
151 Mew Mew Psychic Psychic
157 Typhlosion Typhlosion Fire Fire
158 Totodile Totodile Water Water
159 Croconaw Croconaw Water Water
160 Feraligatr Feraligatr Water Water
161 Sentret Sentret Normal Normal
162 Furret Furret Normal Normal
165 Ledyba Ledyba Bug Flying
166 Ledian Ledian Bug Flying
180 Flaaffy Flaaffy Electric Electric
181 Ampharos Ampharos Electric Electric
183 Marill Marill Water Water
184 Azumarill Azumarill Water Water
185 Sudowoodo Sudowoodo Rock Rock
186 Politoed Politoed Water Water
190 Aipom Aipom Normal Normal
194 Wooper Wooper Water Ground
195 Quagsire Quagsire Water Ground
199 Slowking Slowking Water Psychic
209 Snubbull Snubbull Normal Normal
210 Granbull Granbull Normal Normal
215 Sneasel Sneasel Dark Ice
216 Teddiursa Teddiursa Normal Normal
217 Ursaring Ursaring Normal Normal
238 Smoochum Smoochum Ice Psychic
239 Elekid Elekid Electric Electric
240 Magby Magby Fire Fire
241 Miltank Miltank Normal Normal
242 Blissey Blissey Normal Normal
248 Tyranitar Tyranitar Rock Dark
252 Treecko Treecko Grass Grass
253 Grovyle Grovyle Grass Grass
254 Sceptile Sceptile Grass Grass
256 Combusken Combusken Fire Fighting
257 Blaziken Blaziken Fire Fighting
259 Marshtomp Marshtomp Water Ground
260 Swampert Swampert Water Ground
271 Lombre Lombre Water Grass
272 Ludicolo Ludicolo Water Grass
286 Breloom Breloom Grass Fighting
287 Slakoth Slakoth Normal Normal
288 Vigoroth Vigoroth Normal Normal
289 Slaking Slaking Normal Normal
293 Whismur Whismur Normal Normal
294 Loudred Loudred Normal Normal
295 Exploud Exploud Normal Normal
296 Makuhita Makuhita Fighting Fighting
297 Hariyama Hariyama Fighting Fighting
299 Nosepass Nosepass Rock Rock
302 Sableye Sableye Dark Ghost
303 Mawile Mawile Steel Steel
306 Aggron Aggron Steel Rock
307 Meditite Meditite Fighting Psychic
308 Medicham Medicham Fighting Psychic
311 Plusle Plusle Electric Electric
312 Minun Minun Electric Electric
313 Volbeat Volbeat Bug Bug
314 Illumise Illumise Bug Bug
316 Gulpin Gulpin Poison Poison
317 Swalot Swalot Poison Poison
326 Grumpig Grumpig Psychic Psychic
327 Spinda Spinda Normal Normal
331 Cacnea Cacnea Grass Grass
332 Cacturne Cacturne Grass Dark
335 Zangoose Zangoose Normal Normal
352 Kecleon Kecleon Normal Normal
356 Dusclops Dusclops Ghost Ghost
375 Metang Metang Steel Psychic
376 Metagross Metagross Steel Psychic
377 Regirock Regirock Rock Rock
378 Regice Regice Ice Ice
379 Registeel Registeel Steel Steel
383 Groudon Groudon Ground Ground
385 Jirachi Jirachi Steel Psychic
386 Deoxys Deoxys
Speed Forme
Psychic Psychic
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 anime

Trip Timburr DynamicPunch.png Satchel Magby DynamicPunch.png Gavin Machamp DynamicPunch.png Craig DynamicPunch.png
Timburr Magby Machamp Croagunk
The users fist glows red. Then, it punches the opponent with great force.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
216 Teddiursa A ball of light forms around Teddiursa's paw as it charges the opponent, fist raised. It then strikes the opponent causing a burst of light.
Molly Hale's Teddiursa Spell of the Unown Debut
057 Primeape Primeape punches the opponent with great force.
Butch's Primeape The Fortune Hunters None
065 Alakazam A ball of green light forms around Alakazam's fists and it punches the opponent repeatedly until it hits it.
Alex Davis's Alakazam Power Play! None
210 Granbull Granbull swings its arm around until the whole arm starts to glow white. Then it brings its arm forward and punches the opponent.
Madame Muchmoney's Granbull The Trouble with Snubbull None
076 Golem Golem's fist glows white and it punches the opponent.
Goneff's Golem The Wayward Wobbuffet None
240 Magby Magby makes a fist and energy gathers in it, forming a ball. Magby then punches the opponent.
Satchel's Magby You're a Star, Larvitar! None
034 Nidoking Nidoking's fist glows white and it punches the opponent.
Oscar's Nidoking The Bicker the Better None
031 Nidoqueen Nidoqueen's fist glows white and it punches the opponent.
Andi's Nidoqueen The Bicker the Better None
180 Flaaffy Flaaffy's eyes flash red and a white orb appears around its fist. It then punches the opponent.
Sullivan's Hannah Whiscash and Ash None
068 Machamp All four of Machamp's fists becomes surrounded by a bluish-white aura and it punches the opponent with one of them.
Gavin's Machamp From Brags to Riches None
260 Swampert Swampert's fist becomes surrounded in an orange aura and it punches the opponent with it.
Tucker's Swampert Tactics Theatrics!! None
113 Chansey Chansey punches the opponent.
Nurse Joy's Chansey Overjoyed! None
067 Machoke Machoke's fist becomes surrounded by a light blue aura and it punches the opponent.
Maylene's Machoke Lost Leader Strategy! None
453 Croagunk Croagunk's fist becomes surrounded by a light blue aura and it punches the opponent.
Hamilton's Craig Cream of the Croagunk Crop! None
532 Timburr Timburr places the wooden beam it's holding straight up onto the ground and stands on it. It then jumps down at the opponent and pulls one of its fists back. The fist then starts to glow red and Timburr punches the opponent with it.
Trip's Timburr Ash and Trip's Third Battle! None
533 Gurdurr Gurdurr lets go of the steel beam it is holding and raises one of its fists into the air and clenches it. Its fist then begins to glow red and red-orange energy pulses off it like an explosion. Gurdurr then charges forward and punches the opponent with both of its hands, one after the other.
Trip's Gurdurr Cilan Versus Trip, Ash Versus Georgia! None

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga


In the Pokémon Pocket Monsters manga


In other generations

DynamicPunch II.png DynamicPunch III.png DynamicPunch DPPt.png DynamicPunch HGSS.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 DPPt Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 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
DynamicPunch BW.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 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

Trivia

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 爆裂拳 Bàoliè Quán*
暴裂拳 Bàoliè Quán*
The Czech Republic Flag.png Czech Superúder
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Dynamische Slag
Finland Flag.png Finnish Suurtehopusku (M03)
Mahtitälli (JLC)
Dynaaminen isku (AC)
Vauhtinyrkki (AB)
France Flag.png French Dynamopoing
Germany Flag.png German Wuchtschlag
Greece Flag.png Greek Γροθιά Δυναμική
Indonesia Flag.png Indonesian Pukulan Dahsyat
Italy Flag.png Italian Dinamipugno
South Korea Flag.png Korean 폭발펀치 Pokbal Punch
Norway Flag.png Norwegian Dynamisk slag
Poland Flag.png Polish Dynami Cios
Portuguese Brazil Flag.png Brazil Soco Dinâmico
Portugal Flag.png Portugal Soco Dinâmico
Serbia Flag.png Serbian Dinamit Pesnica
Spanish CELAC Flag.png Latin America Golpe Dinámico
Spain Flag.png Spain Puño Dinámico (Gen. VI)
Puñodinámico (Prior to Gen. VI)



Variations of the move Dynamic Punch
Physical Dynamic Punch
Special Inferno
Formerly a variation
Special Zap Cannon


Generation II TMs
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Generation II HMs
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