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Wood Hammer (move)

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Wood Hammer
ウッドハンマー Wood Hammer
Wood Hammer.png
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Type  Grass
Category  Physical
PP  15 (max. 24)
Power  120
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation IV
Condition  Tough
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
 ???
Condition  Tough
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Earn +2 if the Pokémon performs last in the turn.

Wood Hammer (Japanese: ウッドハンマー Wood Hammer) is a damage-dealing Grass-type move introduced in Generation IV.

Effect

Wood Hammer does physical damage, and the user receives recoil damage equal to ⅓ of the damage done to the target.

Description

Games Description
DPPtHGSS The user slams its rugged body into the foe to attack. The user also sustains serious damage.
BWB2W2 The user slams its rugged body into the target to attack. The user also sustains serious damage.
XY The user slams its rugged body into the target to attack. This also damages the user quite a lot.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
I II III IV V VI
103 Exeggutor Exeggutor Grass Psychic 37 37 37
185 Sudowoodo Sudowoodo Rock Rock -- -- --
389 Torterra Torterra Grass Ground -- -- --
459 Snover Snover Grass Ice 36 36 36
460 Abomasnow Abomasnow Grass Ice 36 36 36
650 Chespin Chespin Grass Grass     48
651 Quilladin Quilladin Grass Grass     55
652 Chesnaught Chesnaught Grass Fighting     55
708 Phantump Phantump Ghost Grass     49
709 Trevenant Trevenant Ghost Grass     49
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
556 Maractus Maractus Grass Grass no ExeggutorTorterraSnoverAbomasnow ExeggutorTorterraSnoverAbomasnowPhantumpTrevenant
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 IV

#   Pokémon Type Obtained with
459 459 SnoverLv.31 Grass Ice Pokéwalker - Icy Mountain Rd.
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

None.png Candice Abomasnow Wood Hammer.png Trevenant Wood Hammer.png None.png
Abomasnow Trevenant
The user's arm glows, and it punches the target with it.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
460 Abomasnow The dark green part of Abomasnow's arm glows turquoise and it slams it down onto the opponent's body.
Candice's Abomasnow Sliding Into Seventh! Debut
709 Trevenant Trevenant's claw becomes surrounded with a green aura which takes the shape of a stump. Trevenant then slams its claw down onto its opponent.
A wild Trevenant Forging Forest Friendships! None

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga


In other generations

Wood Hammer IV.png Wood Hammer V.png
Generation I RBY Generation I
(Japanese)
Generation I
(international)
Generation II Generation II
(Japanese)
Generation II
(international)
Crystal Generation III Generation III
(Japanese)
Generation III
(international)
FRLG Generation IV Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 XY Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
Stadium (Jap) Stadium Stadium 2 Colosseum XD Battle Revolution Battle Revolution
(alternative animation)
Battrio Mystery Dungeon PMD: Red and Blue PMD: Time, Darkness, Sky Rumble Rumble Blast

Trivia

  • Wood Hammer is the only Grass-type Tough move.

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 木槌 Mùchuí
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Houthamer
France Flag.png French Martobois
Germany Flag.png German Holzhammer
Greece Flag.png Greek Ξύλινο Σφυρί
Italy Flag.png Italian Mazzuolegno
South Korea Flag.png Korean 우드해머 Wood Hammer
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Martelo de Madeira
Romania Flag.png Romanian Ciocanul de Lemn
Spain Flag.png Spanish Mazazo


Variations of the move Double-Edge
Physical Double-EdgeVolt TackleBrave BirdFlare BlitzWood Hammer


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