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Secret Power (move)

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Secret Power
ひみつのちから Secret Power
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Type  Normal
Category  Physical
PP  20 (max. 32)
Power  70
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
  • Does not make contact
  • Affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Not affected by King's Rock
  • Usable outside of battle
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation III
Condition  Smart
Appeal  1
Jam  0  
The appeal works well if the user's condition is good.
Condition  Smart
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Makes the order of contestants random in the next turn.

Secret Power (Japanese: ひみつのちから Secret Power) is a damage-dealing Normal-type move introduced in Generation III. It was TM43 from Generation III to Generation IV.

Effect

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In battle

Secret Power inflicts damage and has a 30% chance of causing a secondary effect. The effect and animation are determined by environment. The effect and animation caused by each environment changes between games, as does the environments recognized. Secret Power's secondary effect chance is not doubled by Serene Grace.

Generation III

Terrain Secondary effect Animation
Building and link battle causes paralysis Strength
Plain terrain Slam
Sand lowers accuracy by one stage Mud Shot
Cave causes flinching Bite
Rock causes confusion Rock Throw
Tall grass inflicts poison Needle Arm
Long grass causes sleep Magical Leaf
Pond water lowers Speed by one stage BubbleBeam
Sea water lowers Attack by one stage Surf
Underwater lowers Defense by one stage Waterfall

Pokémon Colosseum and XD
Terrain Secondary effect Animation
Any Terrain causes confusion Needle Arm

Generation IV

Terrain Secondary effect Animation
Building and link battle causes paralysis Body Slam
Distortion World Pound
Sand, plain terrain, and puddles lowers accuracy by one stage Mud-Slap
Cave and rock causes flinching Rock Throw
Tall grass causes sleep Needle Arm
Water lowers Attack by one stage Water Pulse
Snow and ice causes freezing Avalanche

Pokémon Battle Revolution

In Pokémon Battle Revolution, Secret Power's animation is the same for all Colosseums, but the move still has different secondary effects depending on which Colosseum is being fought at:

Colosseum Secondary effect
Lagoon causes paralysis
Gateway lowers Attack by one stage
Main Street causes paralysis
Waterfall causes sleep
Neon causes paralysis
Crystal causes flinching
Sunny Park causes sleep
Magma causes flinching
Sunset lowers accuracy by one stage
Courtyard causes paralysis
Stargazer causes flinching

Generation V

Terrain Secondary effect Animation
Building, plain terrain, and link battle causes paralysis Body Slam
Sand lowers accuracy by one stage Mud-Slap
Cave and rock causes flinching Rock Throw
Tall grass causes sleep Needle Arm
Water lowers Attack by one stage Water Pulse
Puddles lowers Speed by one stage Mud Shot
Snow and ice causes freezing Avalanche

Generation VI

Terrain Secondary effect Animation
Building, plain terrain, and link battle causes paralysis Body Slam
Electric Terrain Thunder Shock
Sand and badlands lowers accuracy by one stage Mud-Slap
Cave causes flinching Rock Throw
Water lowers Attack by one stage Water Pulse
Murky water and puddles lowers Speed by one stage Mud Shot
Snow causes freezing Avalanche
Ice Ice Shard
Tall grass and Grassy Terrain causes sleep Vine Whip
Misty Terrain lowers Special Attack by one stage Fairy Wind

Out of battle

Generation III

Secret Power allows the user to create their own Secret Base. When used on certain trees, a vine drops down. When used on indented walls, a cave opens. When used on certain bushes, an entrance opens.

Generation IV and V

It no longer has the out-of-battle effect of creating a Secret Base.

Generation VI

Secret Power's association with Secret Bases returns in Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire.

In the Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series

In Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team, the effect depends on the dungeon's current terrain.

Dungeons Secondary effect
Tiny Woods, Thunderwave Cave, Sinister Woods (1-12F), Howling Forest (1-7F), Buried Relic (1-20F), Wyvern Hill, Purity Forest (1-3F, 8-12F, 30-99F), and Oddity Cave (1-5F) inflicts poison
Mt. Steel, Silent Chasm, Mt. Thunder, Rock Path, Mt. Blaze, Snow Path, Mt. Freeze, Magma Cavern, Meteor Cave, Fiery Field, Northwind Field (20-30F), Mt. Faraway (1-19F), Western Cave (40-99F), Northern Range (8-25F), Pitfall Valley, Wish Cave (60-69F), Southern Cavern (1-23F), Oddity Cave (11-15F), and Remains Island causes confusion
Great Canyon, Uproar Forest, Desert Region, and Purity Forest (4-7F, 21-29F) lowers accuracy
Lapis Cave, Frosty Forest, Sky Tower, Northwind Field (1-19F), Mt. Faraway (21-29F, 40F), Western Cave (1-39F), Wish Cave (30-39F, 70-99F), Southern Cavern (24-50F), Darknight Relic, Waterfall Pond, Joyous Tower, Far-off Sea (16-32F), and Oddity Cave (6-10F) causes paralysis
Howling Forest (8-15F) Silver Trench (70-99F), Mt. Faraway (10-20, 30-39F), Northern Range (1-7F), Buried Relic (21-99F), Wish Cave (1-29F, 40-59F), Murky Cave, Solar Cave, and Unown Relic causes cringing
Stormy Sea, Silver Trench (1-69F), Grand Sea, Far-off Sea (1-15F, 33-50F), Marvelous Sea, and Fantasy Strait lowers Attack
Sinister Woods (13F), Lightning Field causes sleep
Purity Forest (4-7F) lowers movement speed


Description

Games Description
RSE An attack with effects that vary by location.*
Adds an effect to attack depending on the location.*
FRLG An attack that may have an additional effect that varies with the terrain.
Colo.XD An attack with effects that vary by location.
PMDRB Inflicts damage on the target. It may also trigger other effects depending on the terrain.
DPPtHGSS The user attacks with a secret power. Its added effects vary depending on the user's environment.*
An attack move with effects that vary depending on the user's environment.*
PMDTDS Inflicts damage on the target. It may also trigger other effects depending on the dungeon terrain.
BWB2W2 The user attacks the target with a secret power. Its added effects vary depending on the user's environment.
XY The user attacks the target with a secret power. Its additional effects vary depending on the user's environment.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
I II III IV V VI
531 Audino Audino Normal Normal     20 20
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
037 Vulpix Vulpix* Fire Fire     RattataRaticateEkansArbokPikachuRaichuSandshrewSandslashNidoran♂NidorinoNidokingVulpixNinetalesDiglettDugtrioMeowthPersianPsyduckGolduckMankeyPrimeapeGrowlitheArcaninePonytaRapidashFarfetch'dSeelDewgongRhyhornRhydonRhyperiorTaurosEeveeVaporeonJolteonFlareonEspeonUmbreonLeafeonGlaceonCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosionSentretFurretMareepFlaaffyAmpharosWooperQuagsireAipomAmbipomGirafarigDunsparceSnubbullGranbullSneaselWeavileTeddiursaUrsaringSwinubPiloswineMamoswineDelibirdHoundourHoundoomPhanpyDonphanStantlerTorchicCombuskenBlazikenPoochyenaMightyenaZigzagoonLinooneSeedotNuzleafShiftrySlakothVigorothSlakingWhismurLoudredExploudSkittyDelcattyMawileElectrikeManectricWailmerWailordNumelCameruptTorkoalSpoinkGrumpigSpindaZangooseSeviperKecleonAbsolSphealSealeoWalreinChimcharMonfernoInfernapePiplupPrinplupEmpoleonBidoofBibarelShinxLuxioLuxrayPachirisuBuizelFloatzelBunearyLopunnyGlameowPuruglyStunkySkuntankLucarioHippopotasHippowdon RattataRaticateEkansArbokPikachuRaichuSandshrewSandslashNidoran♂NidorinoNidokingVulpixNinetalesDiglettDugtrioMeowthPersianPsyduckGolduckMankeyPrimeapeGrowlitheArcaninePonytaRapidashFarfetch'dSeelDewgongRhyhornRhydonRhyperiorTaurosEeveeVaporeonJolteonFlareonEspeonUmbreonLeafeonGlaceonCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosionSentretFurretMareepFlaaffyAmpharosWooperQuagsireAipomAmbipomGirafarigDunsparceSnubbullGranbullSneaselWeavileTeddiursaUrsaringSwinubPiloswineMamoswineDelibirdHoundourHoundoomPhanpyDonphanStantlerTorchicCombuskenBlazikenPoochyenaMightyenaZigzagoonLinooneSeedotNuzleafShiftrySlakothVigorothSlakingWhismurLoudredExploudSkittyDelcattyMawileElectrikeManectricWailmerWailordNumelCameruptTorkoalSpoinkGrumpigSpindaZangooseSeviperKecleonAbsolSphealSealeoWalreinChimcharMonfernoInfernapePiplupPrinplupEmpoleonBidoofBibarelShinxLuxioLuxrayPachirisuBuizelFloatzelBunearyLopunnyGlameowPuruglyStunkySkuntankLucarioHippopotasHippowdon
043 Oddish Oddish* Grass Poison     BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurOddishGloomVileplumeBellossomParasParasectBellsproutWeepinbellVictreebelExeggcuteExeggutorTangelaTangrowthChikoritaBayleefMeganiumHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraLotadLombreLudicoloSeedotNuzleafShiftryShroomishBreloomRoseliaRoseradeCacneaCacturneTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterraCherubiCherrimCarnivineSnoverAbomasnow BulbasaurIvysaurVenusaurOddishGloomVileplumeBellossomParasParasectBellsproutWeepinbellVictreebelExeggcuteExeggutorTangelaTangrowthChikoritaBayleefMeganiumHoppipSkiploomJumpluffSunkernSunfloraLotadLombreLudicoloSeedotNuzleafShiftryShroomishBreloomRoseliaRoseradeCacneaCacturneTropiusTurtwigGrotleTorterraCherubiCherrimCarnivineSnoverAbomasnow
048 Venonat Venonat* Bug Poison     ButterfreeBeedrillParasParasectVenonatVenomothScytherScizorPinsirLedybaLedianSpinarakAriadosYanmaYanmegaPinecoForretressGligarGliscorShuckleHeracrossBeautiflyDustoxSurskitMasquerainNincadaNinjaskVolbeatTrapinchVibravaFlygonKricketuneMothimSkorupiDrapion ButterfreeBeedrillParasParasectVenonatVenomothScytherScizorPinsirLedybaLedianSpinarakAriadosYanmaYanmegaPinecoForretressGligarGliscorShuckleHeracrossBeautiflyDustoxSurskitMasquerainNincadaNinjaskVolbeatTrapinchVibravaFlygonKricketuneMothimSkorupiDrapion
054 Psyduck Psyduck* Water Water     SquirtleWartortleBlastoiseRattataRaticateEkansArbokPikachuRaichuSandshrewSandslashNidoran♂NidorinoNidokingVulpixNinetalesDiglettDugtrioMeowthPersianPsyduckGolduckMankeyPrimeapeGrowlitheArcaninePoliwagPoliwhirlPoliwrathPolitoedPonytaRapidashSlowpokeSlowbroSlowkingFarfetch'dSeelDewgongRhyhornRhydonRhyperiorHorseaSeadraKingdraTaurosLaprasEeveeVaporeonJolteonFlareonEspeonUmbreonLeafeonGlaceonOmanyteOmastarKabutoKabutopsDratiniDragonairDragoniteCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosionTotodileCroconawFeraligatrSentretFurretMareepFlaaffyAmpharosMarillAzumarillWooperQuagsireAipomAmbipomGirafarigDunsparceSnubbullGranbullSneaselWeavileTeddiursaUrsaringSwinubPiloswineMamoswineCorsolaRemoraidOctilleryDelibirdMantineHoundourHoundoomPhanpyDonphanStantlerTorchicCombuskenBlazikenMudkipMarshtompSwampertPoochyenaMightyenaZigzagoonLinooneLotadLombreLudicoloSeedotNuzleafShiftryWingullPelipperSurskitMasquerainSlakothVigorothSlakingWhismurLoudredExploudSkittyDelcattyMawileElectrikeManectricWailmerWailordNumelCameruptTorkoalSpoinkGrumpigSpindaZangooseSeviperCorphishCrawdauntFeebasMiloticKecleonAbsolSphealSealeoWalreinClamperlHuntailGorebyssRelicanthChimcharMonfernoInfernapePiplupPrinplupEmpoleonBidoofBibarelShinxLuxioLuxrayPachirisuBuizelFloatzelShellosShellosGastrodonGastrodonBunearyLopunnyGlameowPuruglyStunkySkuntankLucarioHippopotasHippowdon SquirtleWartortleBlastoiseRattataRaticateEkansArbokPikachuRaichuSandshrewSandslashNidoran♂NidorinoNidokingVulpixNinetalesDiglettDugtrioMeowthPersianPsyduckGolduckMankeyPrimeapeGrowlitheArcaninePoliwagPoliwhirlPoliwrathPolitoedPonytaRapidashSlowpokeSlowbroSlowkingFarfetch'dSeelDewgongRhyhornRhydonRhyperiorHorseaSeadraKingdraTaurosLaprasEeveeVaporeonJolteonFlareonEspeonUmbreonLeafeonGlaceonOmanyteOmastarKabutoKabutopsDratiniDragonairDragoniteCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosionTotodileCroconawFeraligatrSentretFurretMareepFlaaffyAmpharosMarillAzumarillWooperQuagsireAipomAmbipomGirafarigDunsparceSnubbullGranbullSneaselWeavileTeddiursaUrsaringSwinubPiloswineMamoswineCorsolaRemoraidOctilleryDelibirdMantineHoundourHoundoomPhanpyDonphanStantlerTorchicCombuskenBlazikenMudkipMarshtompSwampertPoochyenaMightyenaZigzagoonLinooneLotadLombreLudicoloSeedotNuzleafShiftryWingullPelipperSurskitMasquerainSlakothVigorothSlakingWhismurLoudredExploudSkittyDelcattyMawileElectrikeManectricWailmerWailordNumelCameruptTorkoalSpoinkGrumpigSpindaZangooseSeviperCorphishCrawdauntFeebasMiloticKecleonAbsolSphealSealeoWalreinClamperlHuntailGorebyssRelicanthChimcharMonfernoInfernapePiplupPrinplupEmpoleonBidoofBibarelShinxLuxioLuxrayPachirisuBuizelFloatzelShellosShellosGastrodonGastrodonBunearyLopunnyGlameowPuruglyStunkySkuntankLucarioHippopotasHippowdon
096 Drowzee Drowzee* Psychic Psychic     AbraKadabraAlakazamMachopMachokeMachampDrowzeeHypnoHitmonleeHitmonchanHitmontopMr. MimeElectabuzzElectivireMagmarMagmortarMakuhitaHariyamaSableyeMedititeMedichamVolbeatSpindaCacneaCacturneChimcharMonfernoInfernapeBunearyLopunnyLucarioCroagunkToxicroak AbraKadabraAlakazamMachopMachokeMachampDrowzeeHypnoHitmonleeHitmonchanHitmontopMr. MimeElectabuzzElectivireMagmarMagmortarMakuhitaHariyamaSableyeMedititeMedichamVolbeatSpindaCacneaCacturneChimcharMonfernoInfernapeBunearyLopunnyLucarioCroagunkToxicroak
175 Togepi Togepi* Fairy Fairy     Audino Audino
193 Yanma Yanma* Bug Flying     ButterfreeBeedrillParasParasectVenonatVenomothScytherScizorPinsirLedybaLedianSpinarakAriadosYanmaYanmegaPinecoForretressGligarGliscorShuckleHeracrossBeautiflyDustoxSurskitMasquerainNincadaNinjaskVolbeatTrapinchVibravaFlygonKricketuneMothimSkorupiDrapion ButterfreeBeedrillParasParasectVenonatVenomothScytherScizorPinsirLedybaLedianSpinarakAriadosYanmaYanmegaPinecoForretressGligarGliscorShuckleHeracrossBeautiflyDustoxSurskitMasquerainNincadaNinjaskVolbeatTrapinchVibravaFlygonKricketuneMothimSkorupiDrapion
203 Girafarig Girafarig* Normal Psychic     RattataRaticateEkansArbokPikachuRaichuSandshrewSandslashNidoran♂NidorinoNidokingVulpixNinetalesDiglettDugtrioMeowthPersianPsyduckGolduckMankeyPrimeapeGrowlitheArcaninePonytaRapidashFarfetch'dSeelDewgongRhyhornRhydonRhyperiorTaurosEeveeVaporeonJolteonFlareonEspeonUmbreonLeafeonGlaceonCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosionSentretFurretMareepFlaaffyAmpharosWooperQuagsireAipomAmbipomGirafarigDunsparceSnubbullGranbullSneaselWeavileTeddiursaUrsaringSwinubPiloswineMamoswineDelibirdHoundourHoundoomPhanpyDonphanStantlerTorchicCombuskenBlazikenPoochyenaMightyenaZigzagoonLinooneSeedotNuzleafShiftrySlakothVigorothSlakingWhismurLoudredExploudSkittyDelcattyMawileElectrikeManectricWailmerWailordNumelCameruptTorkoalSpoinkGrumpigSpindaZangooseSeviperKecleonAbsolSphealSealeoWalreinChimcharMonfernoInfernapePiplupPrinplupEmpoleonBidoofBibarelShinxLuxioLuxrayPachirisuBuizelFloatzelBunearyLopunnyGlameowPuruglyStunkySkuntankLucarioHippopotasHippowdon RattataRaticateEkansArbokPikachuRaichuSandshrewSandslashNidoran♂NidorinoNidokingVulpixNinetalesDiglettDugtrioMeowthPersianPsyduckGolduckMankeyPrimeapeGrowlitheArcaninePonytaRapidashFarfetch'dSeelDewgongRhyhornRhydonRhyperiorTaurosEeveeVaporeonJolteonFlareonEspeonUmbreonLeafeonGlaceonCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosionSentretFurretMareepFlaaffyAmpharosWooperQuagsireAipomAmbipomGirafarigDunsparceSnubbullGranbullSneaselWeavileTeddiursaUrsaringSwinubPiloswineMamoswineDelibirdHoundourHoundoomPhanpyDonphanStantlerTorchicCombuskenBlazikenPoochyenaMightyenaZigzagoonLinooneSeedotNuzleafShiftrySlakothVigorothSlakingWhismurLoudredExploudSkittyDelcattyMawileElectrikeManectricWailmerWailordNumelCameruptTorkoalSpoinkGrumpigSpindaZangooseSeviperKecleonAbsolSphealSealeoWalreinChimcharMonfernoInfernapePiplupPrinplupEmpoleonBidoofBibarelShinxLuxioLuxrayPachirisuBuizelFloatzelBunearyLopunnyGlameowPuruglyStunkySkuntankLucarioHippopotasHippowdon
206 Dunsparce Dunsparce* Normal Normal     RattataRaticateEkansArbokPikachuRaichuSandshrewSandslashNidoran♂NidorinoNidokingVulpixNinetalesDiglettDugtrioMeowthPersianPsyduckGolduckMankeyPrimeapeGrowlitheArcaninePonytaRapidashFarfetch'dSeelDewgongRhyhornRhydonRhyperiorTaurosEeveeVaporeonJolteonFlareonEspeonUmbreonLeafeonGlaceonCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosionSentretFurretMareepFlaaffyAmpharosWooperQuagsireAipomAmbipomGirafarigDunsparceSnubbullGranbullSneaselWeavileTeddiursaUrsaringSwinubPiloswineMamoswineDelibirdHoundourHoundoomPhanpyDonphanStantlerTorchicCombuskenBlazikenPoochyenaMightyenaZigzagoonLinooneSeedotNuzleafShiftrySlakothVigorothSlakingWhismurLoudredExploudSkittyDelcattyMawileElectrikeManectricWailmerWailordNumelCameruptTorkoalSpoinkGrumpigSpindaZangooseSeviperKecleonAbsolSphealSealeoWalreinChimcharMonfernoInfernapePiplupPrinplupEmpoleonBidoofBibarelShinxLuxioLuxrayPachirisuBuizelFloatzelBunearyLopunnyGlameowPuruglyStunkySkuntankLucarioHippopotasHippowdon RattataRaticateEkansArbokPikachuRaichuSandshrewSandslashNidoran♂NidorinoNidokingVulpixNinetalesDiglettDugtrioMeowthPersianPsyduckGolduckMankeyPrimeapeGrowlitheArcaninePonytaRapidashFarfetch'dSeelDewgongRhyhornRhydonRhyperiorTaurosEeveeVaporeonJolteonFlareonEspeonUmbreonLeafeonGlaceonCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosionSentretFurretMareepFlaaffyAmpharosWooperQuagsireAipomAmbipomGirafarigDunsparceSnubbullGranbullSneaselWeavileTeddiursaUrsaringSwinubPiloswineMamoswineDelibirdHoundourHoundoomPhanpyDonphanStantlerTorchicCombuskenBlazikenPoochyenaMightyenaZigzagoonLinooneSeedotNuzleafShiftrySlakothVigorothSlakingWhismurLoudredExploudSkittyDelcattyMawileElectrikeManectricWailmerWailordNumelCameruptTorkoalSpoinkGrumpigSpindaZangooseSeviperKecleonAbsolSphealSealeoWalreinChimcharMonfernoInfernapePiplupPrinplupEmpoleonBidoofBibarelShinxLuxioLuxrayPachirisuBuizelFloatzelBunearyLopunnyGlameowPuruglyStunkySkuntankLucarioHippopotasHippowdon
307 Meditite Meditite* Fighting Psychic     AbraKadabraAlakazamMachopMachokeMachampDrowzeeHypnoHitmonleeHitmonchanHitmontopMr. MimeElectabuzzElectivireMagmarMagmortarMakuhitaHariyamaSableyeMedititeMedichamVolbeatSpindaCacneaCacturneChimcharMonfernoInfernapeBunearyLopunnyLucarioCroagunkToxicroak AbraKadabraAlakazamMachopMachokeMachampDrowzeeHypnoHitmonleeHitmonchanHitmontopMr. MimeElectabuzzElectivireMagmarMagmortarMakuhitaHariyamaSableyeMedititeMedichamVolbeatSpindaCacneaCacturneChimcharMonfernoInfernapeBunearyLopunnyLucarioCroagunkToxicroak
517 Munna Munna* Psychic Psychic     RattataRaticateEkansArbokPikachuRaichuSandshrewSandslashNidoran♂NidorinoNidokingVulpixNinetalesDiglettDugtrioMeowthPersianPsyduckGolduckMankeyPrimeapeGrowlitheArcaninePonytaRapidashFarfetch'dSeelDewgongRhyhornRhydonRhyperiorTaurosEeveeVaporeonJolteonFlareonEspeonUmbreonLeafeonGlaceonCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosionSentretFurretMareepFlaaffyAmpharosWooperQuagsireAipomAmbipomGirafarigDunsparceSnubbullGranbullSneaselWeavileTeddiursaUrsaringSwinubPiloswineMamoswineDelibirdHoundourHoundoomPhanpyDonphanStantlerTorchicCombuskenBlazikenPoochyenaMightyenaZigzagoonLinooneSeedotNuzleafShiftrySlakothVigorothSlakingWhismurLoudredExploudSkittyDelcattyMawileElectrikeManectricWailmerWailordNumelCameruptTorkoalSpoinkGrumpigSpindaZangooseSeviperKecleonAbsolSphealSealeoWalreinChimcharMonfernoInfernapePiplupPrinplupEmpoleonBidoofBibarelShinxLuxioLuxrayPachirisuBuizelFloatzelBunearyLopunnyGlameowPuruglyStunkySkuntankLucarioHippopotasHippowdon RattataRaticateEkansArbokPikachuRaichuSandshrewSandslashNidoran♂NidorinoNidokingVulpixNinetalesDiglettDugtrioMeowthPersianPsyduckGolduckMankeyPrimeapeGrowlitheArcaninePonytaRapidashFarfetch'dSeelDewgongRhyhornRhydonRhyperiorTaurosEeveeVaporeonJolteonFlareonEspeonUmbreonLeafeonGlaceonCyndaquilQuilavaTyphlosionSentretFurretMareepFlaaffyAmpharosWooperQuagsireAipomAmbipomGirafarigDunsparceSnubbullGranbullSneaselWeavileTeddiursaUrsaringSwinubPiloswineMamoswineDelibirdHoundourHoundoomPhanpyDonphanStantlerTorchicCombuskenBlazikenPoochyenaMightyenaZigzagoonLinooneSeedotNuzleafShiftrySlakothVigorothSlakingWhismurLoudredExploudSkittyDelcattyMawileElectrikeManectricWailmerWailordNumelCameruptTorkoalSpoinkGrumpigSpindaZangooseSeviperKecleonAbsolSphealSealeoWalreinChimcharMonfernoInfernapePiplupPrinplupEmpoleonBidoofBibarelShinxLuxioLuxrayPachirisuBuizelFloatzelBunearyLopunnyGlameowPuruglyStunkySkuntankLucarioHippopotasHippowdon
577 Solosis Solosis* Psychic Psychic     GrimerMukGastlyHaunterGengarKoffingWeezingMisdreavusMismagiusSlugmaMagcargoRaltsKirliaGardevoirGalladeGulpinSwalotCastformShuppetBanetteDuskullDusclopsDusknoirChimechoShellosShellosGastrodonGastrodonDrifloonDrifblimSpiritomb GrimerMukGastlyHaunterGengarKoffingWeezingMisdreavusMismagiusSlugmaMagcargoRaltsKirliaGardevoirGalladeGulpinSwalotCastformShuppetBanetteDuskullDusclopsDusknoirChimechoShellosShellosGastrodonGastrodonDrifloonDrifblimSpiritomb
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By TM

# Pokémon Type Machine
I
--
II
--
III
TM43
IV
TM43
V
--
VI
--
All Pokémon that can learn TMs can learn Secret Power.
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 V

#   Pokémon Type Obtained with
016 016 Pidgey Normal Flying Dream World - Windswept Sky
052 052 Meowth Normal Dream World - Spooky Manor
098 098 Krabby Water Dream World - Sparkling Sea
211 211 Qwilfish Water Poison Dream World - Sparkling Sea
399 399 Bidoof Normal Dream World - Pleasant Forest
422 422 Shellos Water Dream World - Sparkling Sea
422 422E Shellos Water Dream World - Sparkling Sea
431 431 Glameow Normal Dream World - Pleasant Forest
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

Keanu Nincada Secret Power.png Reggie Bibarel Secret Power.png Brock Happiny Secret Power.png Paul Ursaring Secret Power.png
Nincada Bibarel Happiny Ursaring
The user glows pink and attacks. It has an added effect that varies with environment.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
290 Nincada Nincada's claws glow white. Then, it raises its claws above its head and a blue orb appears. The orb turns into a blue beam and the beam is shot at the opponent.
Keanu's Nincada A Three Team Scheme! Debut
Referred as Hidden Power in the dub
Used on water
431 Glameow Glameow's body glows pink and it releases a pink wave from its body all around it.
Zoey's Glameow Dawn's Early Night!! English dub debut
440 Happiny Happiny waves its arms and it releases a pink wave from its body all around it. When the wave hits the opponent, it becomes dazed.
Brock's Happiny Tanks for the Memories! Used on rocky terrain
400 Bibarel Bibarel's body glow pink and multiple green tentacle-like energy appears around it. Then, similar green tentacle-like energy surrounds the opponent's body and wrap around it, causing it to fall asleep.
Reggie's Bibarel Lost Leader Strategy! Used on grass
471 Glaceon Glaceon's body glows sparkling pink and it slams into the opponent. When hit, the opponent also glows sparkling pink.
May's Glaceon Strategy With a Smile! None
217 Ursaring Ursaring grabs the opponent and its body becomes surrounded in a pink aura. The opponent then glows pinkish-white, hurting it.
Paul's Ursaring Chim - Charred! Used on rocky terrain

In the manga

In the Phantom Thief Pokémon 7 manga


In other generations

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In buildings

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In link battles

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On plain terrain

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In sand

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In caves

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On rocks

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In tall grass

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In long grass

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In pond water

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In sea water

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Underwater

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In snow or ice

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In puddles

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In the Distortion World

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Outside of battle

Tree

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Indent

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