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Leaf Storm (move)

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Leaf Storm
リーフストーム Leaf Storm
Leaf Storm.png
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Type  Grass
Category  Special
PP  5 (max. 8)
Power  130
Accuracy  90%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation IV
Condition  Cute
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  Cute
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Earn +3 if the Pokémon that just went hit max Voltage.

Leaf Storm (Japanese: リーフストーム Leaf Storm) is a damage-dealing Grass-type move introduced in Generation IV.

Effect

Generations IV and V

Leaf Storm deals damage, and lowers the user's Special Attack by two stages.

Generation VI

Leaf Storm's power changed from 140 to 130.

Description

Games Description
DPPtHGSS A storm of sharp leaves is whipped up. The attack's recoil sharply reduces the user's Sp. Atk stat.
BWB2W2 The user whips up a storm of leaves around the target. The attack's recoil harshly reduces the user's Sp. Atk stat.
Conq A storm of sharp leaves is whipped up. The move's recoil lowers the user's Attack.
XY The user whips up a storm of leaves around the target. The attack's recoil harshly lowers the user's Sp. Atk stat.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
I II III IV V VI
071 Victreebel Victreebel Grass Poison 47 47 47
103 Exeggutor Exeggutor Grass Psychic 47 47 47
182 Bellossom Bellossom Grass Grass 53 53 --, 53
192 Sunflora Sunflora Grass Grass 43 45 43 43
251 Celebi Celebi Psychic Grass 82 82 82
253 Grovyle Grovyle Grass Grass 59 59 59
254 Sceptile Sceptile Grass Grass 67 67 --, 67
275 Shiftry Shiftry Grass Dark 49 49 49
357 Tropius Tropius Grass Flying 61 71 --, 71
387 Turtwig Turtwig Grass Grass 45 45 45
388 Grotle Grotle Grass Grass 52 52 52
389 Torterra Torterra Grass Ground 57 57 57
413 Wormadam Wormadam
Plant Cloak
Bug Grass 47 47 47
492 Shaymin Shaymin
Sky Forme
Grass Flying   91 91 91
495 Snivy Snivy Grass Grass   43 43
496 Servine Servine Grass Grass   52 52
497 Serperior Serperior Grass Grass   62 62
542 Leavanny Leavanny Bug Grass   50 50
548 Petilil Petilil Grass Grass   46 46
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
001 Bulbasaur Bulbasaur Grass Poison VictreebelExeggutorBellossomSunfloraGrovyleSceptileShiftryTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterra VictreebelExeggutorBellossomSunfloraGrovyleSceptileShiftryTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterraSnivyServineSerperior VictreebelExeggutorBellossomSunfloraGrovyleSceptileShiftryTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterraSnivyServineSerperior
102 Exeggcute Exeggcute Grass Psychic VictreebelExeggutorBellossomSunfloraShiftryTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterra VictreebelExeggutorBellossomSunfloraShiftryTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterraSnivyServineSerperior VictreebelExeggutorBellossomSunfloraShiftryTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterraSnivyServineSerperior
114 Tangela Tangela Grass Grass VictreebelExeggutorBellossomSunfloraShiftryTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterra VictreebelExeggutorBellossomSunfloraShiftryTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterraSnivyServineSerperior VictreebelExeggutorBellossomSunfloraShiftryTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterraSnivyServineSerperior
152 Chikorita Chikorita Grass Grass VictreebelExeggutorBellossomSunfloraGrovyleSceptileShiftryTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterra VictreebelExeggutorBellossomSunfloraGrovyleSceptileShiftryTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterraSnivyServineSerperior VictreebelExeggutorBellossomSunfloraGrovyleSceptileShiftryTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterraSnivyServineSerperior
252 Treecko Treecko Grass Grass GrovyleSceptileTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterra GrovyleSceptileTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterra GrovyleSceptileTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterra
315 Roselia Roselia Grass Poison VictreebelExeggutorBellossomSunfloraShiftryTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterra VictreebelExeggutorBellossomSunfloraShiftryTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterraSnivyServineSerperior VictreebelExeggutorBellossomSunfloraShiftryTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterraSnivyServineSerperior
357 Tropius Tropius Grass Flying VictreebelExeggutorBellossomSunfloraGrovyleSceptileShiftryTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterra VictreebelExeggutorBellossomSunfloraGrovyleSceptileShiftryTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterraSnivyServineSerperior VictreebelExeggutorBellossomSunfloraGrovyleSceptileShiftryTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterraSnivyServineSerperior
406 Budew Budew Grass Poison VictreebelExeggutorBellossomSunfloraShiftryTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterra VictreebelExeggutorBellossomSunfloraShiftryTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterraSnivyServineSerperior VictreebelExeggutorBellossomSunfloraShiftryTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterraSnivyServineSerperior
511 Pansage Pansage Grass Grass no ShiftrySnivyServineSerperior ShiftrySnivyServineSerperior
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 IV

#   Pokémon Type Obtained with
114 114 Tangela Grass My Pokémon Ranch
479 479L Rotom Electric Ghost Upon changing into this form
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

Generation V

#   Pokémon Type Obtained with
479 479L Rotom Electric Grass Upon changing into this form
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

Generation VI

#   Pokémon Type Obtained with
479 479L Rotom Electric Grass Upon changing into this form
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

By event

Generation IV

#   Pokémon Type Obtained with
251 251 CelebiLv.50 Psychic Grass 13th Movie Celebi
Winter 2011 Celebi
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

Generation V

#   Pokémon Type Obtained with
254 254 SceptileLv.50 Grass JR Kyushu Event
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

In other games

Pokémon Conquest

Leaf Storm is the only move of Sceptile, Serperior, and Simisage.

In the anime

Burgh Leavanny Leaf Storm.png Ash Torterra Leaf Storm.png Ash Sceptile Leaf Storm.png Rotom Leaf Storm.png
Leavanny Torterra Sceptile Rotom
The user hurls a flurry of leaves at the foe.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
387 Turtwig Turtwig raises its head and calls out, making multiple leaves gather around it and start to glow green. The leaves then spiral around Turtwig in a tornado-like fashion, then it points its head at the opponent and the leaves fire at it like a cyclone, hitting it hard.
Gardenia's Turtwig The Grass-Type Is Always Greener Debut
389 Torterra The leaves on the tree on Torterra's back start to glow light green, and it releases a cyclone of wind and glowing light green leaves from the tree towards the opponent.
Paul's Torterra Glory Blaze! None
Ash's Torterra The Fleeing Tower of Sunyshore! None
254 Sceptile The seeds on Sceptile's back glow white and it releases a barrage of light green glowing leaves from all around at the opponent.
Ash's Sceptile The Semi-Final Frontier! None
495 Snivy Snivy jumps into the air and multiple glowing green leaves start spinning around Snivy's body. Snivy then fires the leaves at the opponent, or Snivy waves one of its arms and a barrage of glowing green leaves appear and fires at the opponent.
Ash's Snivy Snivy Plays Hard to Catch! None
542 Leavanny Leavanny raises its arms and its body becomes outlined in turquoise energy. It is then surrounded by a large number of glowing green leaves, which it fires at the opponent after bringing its arms forward. Sometimes, Leavanny does not glow with energy..
Burgh's Leavanny Battling For The Love of Bug-Types! None
479L Rotom Rotom forms a glowing green sphere in front of its mouth, then fires countless glowing green leaves from out of the sphere at the opponent.
Professor Oak's Rotom To Catch a Rotom! None

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga


In the Be the Best! Pokémon B+W manga


In the Pocket Monsters Platinum: Aim to Be Battle King!! manga


In other generations

Leaf Storm IV.png Leaf Storm 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)
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
Leaf Storm Battrio.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

Trivia

Sandy Cloak Wormadam using Leaf Storm in Black and White

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 葉暴風 Yèbàofēng
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Bladstorm
France Flag.png French Tempêteverte
Germany Flag.png German Blättersturm
Greece Flag.png Greek Καταιγίδα Φύλλων
India Flag.png Hindi पत्तों की आंधी Patton Ki Andhi, Patte ka Toofan
Indonesia Flag.png Indonesian Badai Daun
Italy Flag.png Italian Verdebufera
South Korea Flag.png Korean 리프스톰 Leaf Storm
Norway Flag.png Norwegian Bladstorm
Poland Flag.png Polish Burza Liści
Portugal Flag.png Portuguese Ataque Laminar
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Tempestade de Folhas
Romania Flag.png Romanian Furtuna de Frunze
Spanish CELAC Flag.png Latin America Tormenta de Hojas
Spain Flag.png Spain Lluevehojas


Variations of the move Overheat
Special OverheatDraco MeteorLeaf Storm
Formerly a variation
Special Psycho Boost


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