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Moonblast (move)

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Moonblast
ムーンフォース Moon Force
XY Prerelease Sylveon Moonblast.png
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Type  Fairy
Category  Special
PP  15 (max. 24)
Power  95
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation VI
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  

Moonblast (Japanese: ムーンフォース Moon Force) is a damage-dealing Fairy-type move introduced in Generation VI.

Effect

Moonblast does damage and has a 30% chance of lowering the target's Special Attack by one stage.

Description

Games Description
XY Borrowing the power of the moon, the user attacks the target. This may also lower the target's Sp. Atk stat.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
I II III IV V VI
035 Clefairy Clefairy Fairy Fairy 46
282 Gardevoir Gardevoir Psychic Fairy --, 85
333 Swablu Swablu Normal Flying 50
334 Altaria Altaria Dragon Flying 60
337 Lunatone Lunatone Rock Psychic 50
488 Cresselia Cresselia Psychic Psychic 99
547 Whimsicott Whimsicott Grass Fairy 50
669 Flabébé Flabébé Fairy Fairy 41
670 Floette Floette Fairy Fairy 46
671 Florges Florges Fairy Fairy --
682 Spritzee Spritzee Fairy Fairy 31
683 Aromatisse Aromatisse Fairy Fairy 31
700 Sylveon Sylveon Fairy Fairy 37
703 Carbink Carbink Rock Fairy 50
716 Xerneas Xerneas Fairy Fairy 35
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By event

Generation VI

#   Pokémon Type Obtained with
385 385 Jirachi Steel Psychic 2014 Tanabata Jirachi
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 the anime

Diantha Mega Gardevoir Moonblast.png Penelope Sylveon Moonblast.png Diantha Gardevoir Moonblast.png None.png
Mega Gardevoir Sylveon Gardevoir
The user gathers energy from the Moon, and then fires the energy at the opponent.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
700 Sylveon Sylveon spreads its feelers wide open, and an image of the Moon appears behind it. It then forms an orb of pink energy in front of its mouth, and fires it at the opponent.
Penelope's Sylveon Kindergarten Chaos! Debut
282 Gardevoir Gardevoir gathers energy from the Moon. It then forms an orb of pink energy in front of its hands, and fires it at the opponent.
Diantha's Gardevoir The Bonds of Evolution! None
282M Gardevoir Mega Gardevoir gathers energy from the Moon. It then forms an orb of pink energy in front of its hands, and fires it at the opponent.
Diantha's Gardevoir The Bonds of Evolution! None

In other languages

Language Title
France Flag.png French Pouvoir Lunaire
Germany Flag.png German Mondgewalt
Italy Flag.png Italian Forza Lunare
South Korea Flag.png Korean 문포스 Mun'poseu
Spain Flag.png Spanish Fuerza Lunar


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