Bright Powder

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Bright Powder
ひかりのこな
Light Powder
Bright Powder
Bright Powder
Pokémon Global Link artwork
Introduced in Generation II
Pocket
Generation II Bag Items pocket icon.png Items
Generation III Bag Items pocket icon.png Items
Generation IV Bag Items pocket icon.png Items
Generation V Bag Items pocket icon.png Items (Held items)
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Generation VII Bag Items pocket icon.png Items
Fling
Power 10

The Bright Powder (Japanese: ひかりのこな Light Powder) is a type of held item introduced in Generation II that decreases the opponent's accuracy. Prior to Generation VI, it was formatted as BrightPowder.

In the core series

Price

Games Cost Sell price
GSC
RSEFRLG
Colo.XD
DPPtHGSS
BWB2W2
XYORAS
N/A PokémonDollar.png5
SM N/A PokémonDollar.png2,000

Effect

Held item

Generation II

Moves targeted at the holder have an additional 20/256 (~8%) chance to miss.

Generation III onward

Bright Powder now reduces accuracy of moves targeting the holder by 10% of what their accuracy would be otherwise.

Description

Games Description
GSC Lowers the foe's accuracy. (HOLD)
RSE
Colo.XD
A hold item that casts a glare to reduce accuracy.
FRLG An item to be held by a Pokémon. It casts a tricky glare that lowers the opponent's accuracy.
DPPtHGSS
BWB2W2
An item to be held by a Pokémon. It casts a tricky glare that lowers the opponent's accuracy.
XYORAS
SM
An item to be held by a Pokémon. It casts a tricky glare that lowers the opposing Pokémon's accuracy.

Acquisition

Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
GSC Held by Articuno, Zapdos, Moltres and Mewtwo when traded from Generation I
RS Battle Tower
E Battle Frontier (64 BP)
Colo. Mt. Battle (10,000 Poké Coupons)
XD Mt. Battle (8,000 Poké Coupons)
DPPt Battle ParkDP/FrontierPt (48 BP)
HGSS Goldenrod Radio Tower (gift from DJ Mary) Battle Frontier (48 BP)
BW Chargestone Cave Battle Subway (48 BP)
B2W2 Route 4W2 Battle Subway/PWT (12 BP)
XY Battle Maison (48 BP)
ORAS Battle Maison (48 BP)
Held by wild Wurmple, wild Volbeat, and wild Illumise
SM Route 5 (held by in-game trade Bounsweet) Battle Royal Dome (48 BP)

In other languages

Language Title
Japan Flag.png Japanese ひかりのこな Light Powder
Chinese Cantonese 光粉 Gwōngfán
Mandarin 光粉 Guāngfěn *
亮光之粉 Liàngguāng-zhī Fěn *
France Flag.png French Poudre Claire*
Poudreclaire*
Germany Flag.png German Blendpuder
Italy Flag.png Italian Luminpolvere
South Korea Flag.png Korean 반짝가루 Banjjak Garu
Spain Flag.png Spanish Polvo Brillo

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