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Bone Rush
ボーンラッシュ Bone Rush
Bone Rush V.png
Type  Ground
Category  Physical
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  25
Accuracy  90%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Introduced  Generation II
Condition  Tough
Appeal  4 ♥♥♥♥
Jam  0  
A highly appealing move.
Condition  Tough
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Allows performance of the same move twice in a row.
Condition  Tough
Appeal  0  
Jamming  0  

Bone Rush (Japanese: ボーンラッシュ Bone Rush) is a damage-dealing Ground-type multi-strike move introduced in Generation II and was, prior to Generation IV, one of the Signature moves of Cubone and Marowak.


Generation II and III

Bone Rush inflicts damage, hitting the target 2-5 times per use. There is a 37.5% chance that it will hit 2 times, a 37.5% chance that it will hit 3 times, a 12.5% chance that it will hit 4 times, and a 12.5% chance that it will hit 5 times. This gives the attack an average power of 75, ignoring the possibility of missing. Each hit made has an equal chance to be a critical hit.

Bone Rush will end immediately if it breaks a substitute. Bide and Counter will only acknowledge the last hit of this move.

Generation IV

Same as previous generations, except it will continue attacking after a substitute is broken.

Generation V

The accuracy of Bone Rush is increased from 80 to 90. Unlike previous generations, if Focus Sash, Focus Band, or Sturdy activate before the last hit is dealt, the following hit will cause the defending Pokémon to faint; however, Focus Band can still activate repeatedly to prevent fainting, but each chance is independent of the previous one. Each hit will cause Weak Armor to activate.


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Games Description
A Ground-type attack. The attacker uses a bone to club the foe two to five times.
An attack that hits 2-5 times.
RSE Strikes the foe with a bone in hand 2 to 5 times.
FRLG The user strikes the foe with a bone in hand two to five times.
Strikes the target with a bone in hand 2 to 5 times.
The user strikes at the foe with a hard bone two to five times in a row.
The user strikes the target with a hard bone two to five times in a row.


By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
104 Cubone Cubone Ground Ground 41 41 37 21 ''''
105 Marowak Marowak Ground Ground 53 53 43 21 ''''
448 Lucario Lucario Fighting Steel     19 19 29 '
630 Mandibuzz Mandibuzz Dark Flying       51 '
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

Maylene Lucario Bone Rush 1.png Maylene Lucario Bone Rush 2.png Maylene Lucario Bone Rush 3.png Riley Lucario Bone Rush.png
The bone forming Maylene's Lucario Disappearing Riley's Lucario
The user hits its opponent with a held bone.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
448 Lucario Lucario puts its paws together and spreads them apart, creating a light green bone of energy. It then hits the opponent with it, or Lucario holds out its hands and creates a light green bone of energy.
Maylene's Lucario Lost Leader Strategy! Debut
Riley's Lucario Saving the World From Ruins! None
A Coordinator's Lucario Unlocking the Red Chain of Events! None

In the manga

In the Phantom Thief Pokémon 7 manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga

In other generations

Bone Rush II.png Bone Rush III.png Bone Rush IV.png
Generation I RBY Generation I
Generation I
Generation II Generation II
Generation II
Crystal Generation III Generation III
Generation III
RS FRLG FRLGE Generation IV Generation IV
Generation IV
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 Generation V
Generation V
Generation VI XY ORAS 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 骨擊一氣 Gǔjí Yīqì
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Botraas
France Flag.png French Charge-Os
Germany Flag.png German Knochenhatz
Greece Flag.png Greek Κυνηγετικό Κόκκαλο
India Flag.png Hindi हड्डी का वार Haddi Ka Waar
Italy Flag.png Italian Ossoraffica
South Korea Flag.png Korean 본러쉬 Bone Rush
Portuguese Brazil Flag.png Brazil Sabre de Osso
Investida Óssea
Portugal Flag.png Portugal Varre Ossos
Romania Flag.png Romanian Îngrămădire de Oase
Serbia Flag.png Serbian Napad Kostima
Spain Flag.png Spanish Ataque Óseo

Variations of the move Bone Rush
Physical Bone RushRock Blast

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