Relic Song (move)

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Relic Song
いにしえのうた Ancient Song
Relic Song V.png
Type  Normal
Category  Special
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  75
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
  • Is a sound-based move
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
Affects all adjacent foes, but not allies
Introduced  Generation V
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
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Relic Song (Japanese: いにしえのうた Ancient Song) is a damage-dealing Template:Type2 move introduced in Generation V. It is only learned by event Meloetta through a tutor in Castelia City, and cannot be selected by Metronome. Since Meloetta has not yet been distributed, this move is currently unavailable.


Relic Song deals damage and has a 10% chance of putting the target to sleep. Relic Song hits all opponents in double battles and hits all adjacent opponents in triple battles.

When used by Meloetta in battle, it will also cause it to change between its Aria and Pirouette Formes.


Games Description
BW The user sings an ancient song and attacks by appealing to the hearts of those listening. It may also induce sleep.


By move tutor

In Pokémon Black and White, a man in Café Sonata will make an event Meloetta remember the move, which, story-wise, it had forgotten.

# Pokémon Type Game
648 Meloetta Meloetta Normal Psychic
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


In other languages

Language Title
France Flag.png French ChantAntique
Germany Flag.png German Urgesang
Italy Flag.png Italian Cantoantico
Spain Flag.png Spanish Cantoarcaico

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