Moonblast (move)

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Moonblast
ムーンフォース Moon Force
Moonblast.png
Moonblast 2.png
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  Beautiful
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  Beautiful
Appeal  0  
Condition  Beautiful
Appeal  1
Jamming  4 ♥♥♥♥
Badly startles the last Pokémon to act before the user.

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
XYORAS
SM
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 Types Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII
035 Clefairy Clefairy
FairyIC Big.png Fairy Fairy 46 46
043 Oddish Oddish
GrassIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Grass Grass 43ORAS 43
163 Hoothoot Hoothoot
NormalIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Flying 40
164 Noctowl Noctowl
NormalIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Flying 47
282 Gardevoir Gardevoir
PsychicIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous 1, 85XY
1, 62ORAS
1, 62
333 Swablu Swablu
NormalIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Dragon 50XY
46ORAS
46
334 Altaria Altaria
DragonIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Dragon 60XY
52ORAS
52
337 Lunatone Lunatone
RockIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral 50XY
1ORAS
1
488 Cresselia Cresselia
PsychicIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered 99 99
547 Whimsicott Whimsicott
GrassIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Grass Fairy 50 50
669 Flabébé Flabébé
FairyIC Big.png Fairy Fairy 41 41
670 Floette Floette
FairyIC Big.png Fairy Fairy 46 46
670 Floette Floette
Eternal Flower
FairyIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered 46 46
671 Florges Florges
FairyIC Big.png Fairy Fairy 1 1
682 Spritzee Spritzee
FairyIC Big.png Fairy Fairy 31 31
683 Aromatisse Aromatisse
FairyIC Big.png Fairy Fairy 31 31
700 Sylveon Sylveon
FairyIC Big.png Field Field 37 37
703 Carbink Carbink
RockIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Fairy Mineral 50 50
716 Xerneas Xerneas
FairyIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered 35 35
719 Diancie Diancie
RockIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 50 50
728 Popplio Popplio
WaterIC Big.png Water 1 Field 36
729 Brionne Brionne
WaterIC Big.png Water 1 Field 42
730 Primarina Primarina
WaterIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Water 1 Field 44
755 Morelull Morelull
GrassIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Grass Grass 39
756 Shiinotic Shiinotic
GrassIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Grass Grass 44
786 Tapu Lele Tapu Lele
PsychicIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 58
788 Tapu Fini Tapu Fini
WaterIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 1
792 Lunala Lunala
PsychicIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 47
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 Types Parent
Egg Groups
Egg Move
II III IV V VI VII
037 Vulpix Vulpix
Alola Form
IceIC Big.png Field Field
742 Cutiefly Cutiefly
BugIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Bug Fairy
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 Types Egg Groups Obtained with
282 Gardevoir GardevoirLv. 50
PsychicIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous Kimia's Gardevoir
385 Jirachi Jirachi
SteelIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 2014 Tanabata Jirachi
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


In other games

Pokémon GO

Moonblast
Special Attack
Type Fairy
Power 130
Energy bar 1
Duration 3.9 seconds
Critical rate 5%
Drain  ?%
Eligible Pokémon:
ClefairyClefableOddishGloomVileplume
  • Prior to an update to Niantic's servers on July 30, 2016, Moonblast had a power of 60.
  • Prior to an update to Niantic's servers on February 16, 2017, Moonblast had a power of 85 and a duration of 4.1 seconds.

In the anime

Penelope Sylveon Moonblast.png Diantha Mega Gardevoir Moonblast.png Blue Flower Florges Moonblast.png Valerie Spritzee Moonblast.png
Sylveon Mega Gardevoir Florges Spritzee
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
671B Florges Florges gathers energy from the moon. It then forms an orb of pink energy from its mouth and fires it at the opponent.
Florges (anime) Defending the Homeland! None
682 Spritzee Spritzee gathers energy that forms into an orb of pink energy in front of its nose, and fires it at the opponent.
Valerie's Spritzee Fairy-Type Trickery! None
669O Flabébé Flabébé gathers energy from the moon. It then forms an orb of pink energy from its mouth and fires it at the opponent.
Shauna's Flabébé Performing a Pathway to the Future! None

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga


In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 月亮之力 Yuhtleuhng-jī Lihk *
月亮攻擊 Yuhtleuhng Gūnggīk *
Mandarin 月亮之力 Yuèliàng-zhī Lì *
月亮攻擊 Yuèliàng Gōngjí *
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Maanknal
France Flag.png French Pouvoir Lunaire
Germany Flag.png German Mondgewalt
Italy Flag.png Italian Forza Lunare
South Korea Flag.png Korean 문포스 Moon Force
Poland Flag.png Polish Księżycowy błysk
Portuguese Brazil Flag.png Brazil Força Lunar
Explosão Lunar (TCG)
Portugal Flag.png Portugal Força Lunar
Spain Flag.png Spanish Fuerza Lunar
Vietnam Flag.png Vietnamese Năng Lượng Mặt Trăng


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