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Wring Out (move)

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Wring Out
しぼりとる Wring Out
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Type  Normal
Category  Special
PP  5 (max. 8)
Power  Varies
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation IV
Condition  Smart
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  Smart
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Earn +3 if the Pokémon that just went hit max Voltage.
Condition  Tough
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Jamming  1
Badly startles Pokémon that the audience has high expectations of.

Wring Out (Japanese: しぼりとる Wring Out) is a damage-dealing Normal-type move introduced in Generation IV.

Effect

The power of Wring Out varies between 1 and 121 depending on how much HP the opponent has. The more HP the opponent has, the more damage this move will do.

Its damage is calculated by the following formula: Base Power = 1 + 120 × (Opponent's Current HP/Opponent's Maximum HP)

Description

Games Description
DPPtHGSS The user powerfully wrings the foe. The more HP the foe has, the greater this attack’s power.
BWB2W2 The user powerfully wrings the target. The more HP the target has, the greater this attack’s power.
XYORAS The user powerfully wrings the target. The more HP the target has, the greater the move's power.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
I II III IV V VI
069 Bellsprout Bellsprout Grass Poison 47 47 47
070 Weepinbell Weepinbell Grass Poison 47 47 47
072 Tentacool Tentacool Water Poison 43 54 54
49
073 Tentacruel Tentacruel Water Poison 55 61 --, 61
--, 56
108 Lickitung Lickitung Normal Normal 53 57 57
114 Tangela Tangela Grass Grass 50 50 49 46
124 Jynx Jynx Ice Psychic 44 49 49
140 Kabuto Kabuto Rock Water 51 51 50
141 Kabutops Kabutops Rock Water 63 63 63
224 Octillery Octillery Water Water 36 36 28 28
316 Gulpin Gulpin Poison Poison 49 54 54
317 Swalot Swalot Poison Poison 59 66 --, 66
336 Seviper Seviper Poison Poison 55 61 53 50
345 Lileep Lileep Rock Grass 64 64 64
346 Cradily Cradily Rock Grass 76 76 --, 76
455 Carnivine Carnivine Grass Grass 41 47 47
463 Lickilicky Lickilicky Normal Normal 53 57 --, 57
465 Tangrowth Tangrowth Grass Grass 50 50 49 49
495 Snivy Snivy Grass Grass   37 37
496 Servine Servine Grass Grass   44 44
497 Serperior Serperior Grass Grass   50 50
592 Frillish Frillish Water Ghost   55 55
593 Jellicent Jellicent Water Ghost   61 --, 61
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
138 Omanyte Omanyte Rock Water TentacoolTentacruelKabutoKabutopsOctilleryLileepCradily TentacoolTentacruelKabutoKabutopsOctilleryLileepCradily TentacoolTentacruelKabutoKabutopsOctilleryLileepCradily
152 Chikorita Chikorita Grass Grass BellsproutWeepinbellLickitungLickilickyTangelaTangrowthCarnivine BellsproutWeepinbellLickitungLickilickyTangelaTangrowthCarnivineSnivyServineSerperior BellsproutWeepinbellLickitungLickilickyTangelaTangrowthCarnivineSnivyServineSerperior
336 Seviper Seviper Poison Poison no SeviperSnivyServineSerperior SeviperSnivyServineSerperior
345 Lileep Lileep Rock Grass TentacoolTentacruelKabutoKabutopsLileepCradily TentacoolTentacruelKabutoKabutopsLileepCradily TentacoolTentacruelKabutoKabutopsLileepCradily
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 manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga


In other generations

Wring Out IV.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

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 擰乾 Nínggān
France Flag.png French Essorage
Germany Flag.png German Auswringen
Greece Flag.png Greek Στυπτηρία
Italy Flag.png Italian Strizzata
South Korea Flag.png Korean 쥐어짜기 Jwieojjagi
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Despedaçar
Serbia Flag.png Serbian Zavrtanje
Spain Flag.png Spanish Estrujón


Variations of the move Crush Grip
Physical Crush Grip
Special Wring Out


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