Parabolic Charge (move)

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Parabolic Charge
パラボラチャージ Parabola Charge
Parabolic Charge.png
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Type  Electric
Category  Special
PP  20 (max. 32)
Power  65
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
  • Does not make contact
  • Affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by Snatch
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
Affects all Pokémon adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation VI
Condition  Clever
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  Clever
Appeal  0  
Condition  Clever
Appeal  1
Jamming  0  
Shows off the Pokémon's appeal about as well as all the moves before it this turn.

Parabolic Charge (Japanese: パラボラチャージ Parabola Charge) is a damage-dealing Electric-type move introduced in Generation VI.

Effect

Generation VI

Parabolic Charge does damage and restores the user's HP equal to half 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.

Parabolic Charge cannot be used if the user is under the effects of Heal Block.

Generation VII

Parabolic Charge had its power increased to 65.

Description

Games Description
XYORAS
SM
The user attacks everything around it. The user's HP is restored by half the damage taken by those hit.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII
694 Helioptile Helioptile
Monster Dragon 25 25
695 Heliolisk Heliolisk
Monster Dragon 1 1
702 Dedenne Dedenne
Field Fairy 17 17
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

Parabolic Charge
Special Attack
Type Electric
Power 15
Energy bar 5
Duration 2.1 seconds
Critical rate 5%
Drain 50%
Eligible Pokémon:
None

In the anime

None.png Clemont Heliolisk Parabolic Charge.png Clemont Heliolisk Parabolic Charge 2.png None.png
Heliolisk Being healed
The user directs a stream of electricity either giving or taking power from the target.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
695 Heliolisk Heliolisk spreads its frills and fires a blast of electricty into the air. A sphere of electricity is formed in the middle, which shoots out multiple blasts of electricity to multiple targets. Heliolisk then absorbs some of the damage it dealt, healing it. Or Heliolisk spreads its frills and fires a blast of electricity into the air. A sphere of electricity is formed in the middle, which shoot multiple bolts of electricity that create electrical balls.
Clemont's Heliolisk Clemont's Got a Secret! Debut
A Pokémon Performer's Heliolisk A Showcase Debut! None

Trivia

  • With a total of 16 characters (including spaces), Parabolic Charge is tied with Precipice Blades to have the longest name among all the moves.
    • The two also have similar names. In both the cases, the first word of the name consists of nine characters, followed by a space, and ultimately six characters.
    • Both of these moves were introduced in Generation VI.

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 拋物線充電 Pāowùxiàn Chōngdiàn
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Parabolische oplading
France Flag.png French Parabocharge
Germany Flag.png German Parabolladung
Italy Flag.png Italian Caricaparabola
South Korea Flag.png Korean 파라볼라차지 Parabola Charge
Poland Flag.png Polish Ładunek paraboliczny
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Carga Parabólica
Ataque Parabólico (TCG)
Spain Flag.png Spanish Carga Parábola


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