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Cross Chop (Japanese: クロスチョップ Cross Chop) is a damage dealing Fighting-type move introduced in Generation II.
Cross Chop deals damage and has an increased critical hit ratio.
Cross Chop can also be used as part of a Pokémon Contest combination, with the user gaining extra three appeal points if the move Focus Energy was used in the prior turn.
|| A Fighting-type attack. It is powerful and often lands a critical hit.
|| Has a high critical hit ratio.
|| A double-chopping attack. High critical-hit ratio.
|| The foe is hit with double chops. It has a high critical-hit ratio.
|| The user delivers a double chop with its forearms crossed. It has a high critical-hit ratio.
| The user delivers a double chop with its forearms crossed. Critical hits land more easily.
In other games
Cross Chop appears as one of Machamp's Pokémon moves. It replaces Bulk Up while under its effects or during a Synergy Burst. When used, Machamp lunges forward powerfully with his arms crossed.
| Table assumes the user is in the square marked by > facing to the right.|
Orange squares indicate spaces that are hit.
Red squares indicate the knockback on hit Pokémon.
A blue square indicates the user's position after performing the move.
| Power = 45 | Accuracy = 80% | Effect = Has a higher rate of critical hits.
| Used by :
- Prior to an update to Niantic's servers on July 30, 2016, Cross Chop had a power of 55.
- Prior to an update to Niantic's servers on February 16, 2017, Cross Chop had a power of 60, an energy bar of , and a duration of 2.0 seconds.
Primeape, Machoke, and Machamp may only know this move if they were obtained before February 16, 2017.
|| Inflicts damage on the target. It has a high critical-hit rate.
|| The user delivers a double chop with its forearms crossed. Critical hits land more easily.
In the anime
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In the manga
In the Pokémon Adventures manga
In other generations
Core series games
Spin-off series games
In other languages