From our friends

Oblivion Wing (move)

From Bulbapedia, the community-driven Pokémon encyclopedia.
Jump to: navigation, search
Oblivion Wing
デスウイング Death Wing
Oblivion Wing.png
Type  Flying
Category  Special
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  80
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone but the user
Introduced  Generation VI
Condition  Cool
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  Cool
Appeal  0  
Condition  Cool
Appeal  1
Jamming  0  
Shows off the Pokémon's appeal about as well as all the moves before it this turn.

Oblivion Wing (Japanese: デスウイング Death Wing) is a damage-dealing Flying-type move introduced in Generation VI. It is the signature move of Yveltal.


Oblivion Wing inflicts damage on the target and restores the user's HP by 75% of the damage dealt.

If the user is holding a Big Root, the HP restored is increased by 30%. Big Root does not increase the damage dealt.

If the target has the Ability Liquid Ooze, the user will lose the amount of HP it would have gained instead.

Oblivion Wing cannot be used if the user is under the effects of Heal Block.


Games Description
XYORAS The user absorbs its target's HP. The user's HP is restored by over half of the damage taken by the target.


By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
717 Yveltal Yveltal Dark Flying 26
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

None.png Yveltal Oblivion Wing.png None.png None.png
The user fires a violet beam of energy.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
717 Yveltal Yveltal creates a transparent violet sphere in front of it, with blue electricity-like energy in it. It then shoots a violet beam of energy. Anything touched by the beam withers, or turns into stone.
Yveltal (M17) Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction Debut

In the manga

In the Let's Play the Pokémon Card Game XY! manga

In other languages

Language Title
France Flag.png French Mort-Ailes
Germany Flag.png German Unheilsschwingen
Italy Flag.png Italian Ali del Fato
South Korea Flag.png Korean 데스윙 Death Wing
Spain Flag.png Spanish Ala Mortífera

Project Moves and Abilities logo.png This article is part of Project Moves and Abilities, a Bulbapedia project that aims to write comprehensive articles on two related aspects of the Pokémon games.