Brutal Swing (move)

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Brutal Swing
ぶんまわす Brutal Swing
Brutal Swing IX.png
Brutal Swing IX 2.png
Type  Dark
Category  Physical
PP  20 (max. 32)
Power  60
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
Affects all Pokémon adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation VII
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Jamming  0  

Brutal Swing (Japanese: ぶんまわす Brutal Swing) is a damage-dealing Dark-type move introduced in Generation VII. It was TM59 in Pokémon Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, and Ultra Moon, and was TM97 in Pokémon Sword and Shield.

Effect

Brutal Swing does damage to all adjacent Pokémon, including allies.

Generation VIII

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl

Brutal Swing cannot be selected in a battle.

Description

Games Description
SMUSUM
SwShLA
SV
The user swings its body around violently to inflict damage on everything in its vicinity.
BDSP This move can't be used. It's recommended that this move is forgotten. Once forgotten, this move can't be remembered.


Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII VIII IX
083 Farfetch'd Farfetch'd
Galarian Form
FightingIC Big.png Flying Field 20SwSh
562 Yamask Yamask
Galarian Form
GroundIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Mineral Amorphous 16SwSh
759 Stufful Stufful
NormalIC Big.png
FightingIC Big.png
Field Field 14 12SwSh
760 Bewear Bewear
NormalIC Big.png
FightingIC Big.png
Field Field 14 12SwSh
799 Guzzlord Guzzlord
DarkIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 13
843 Silicobra Silicobra
GroundIC Big.png Field Dragon 10SwSh 10
844 Sandaconda Sandaconda
GroundIC Big.png Field Dragon 1SwSh 1
857 Hattrem Hattrem
PsychicIC Big.png Fairy Fairy 1, Evo.SwSh Evo.
858 Hatterene Hatterene
PsychicIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Fairy Fairy 1SwSh 1
865 Sirfetch'd Sirfetch'd
FightingIC Big.png Flying Field 20SwSh
867 Runerigus Runerigus
GroundIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Mineral Amorphous 16SwSh
882 Dracovish Dracovish
WaterIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 14SwSh
957 Tinkatink Tinkatink
FairyIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Fairy Fairy 24
958 Tinkatuff Tinkatuff
FairyIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Fairy Fairy 24
959 Tinkaton Tinkaton
FairyIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Fairy Fairy 24
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By TM

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Machine
I
--
II
--
III
--
IV
--
V
--
VI
--
VII
TM59
VIII
TM97
IX
--
006 Charizard Charizard
FireIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Monster Dragon
015 Beedrill Beedrill
BugIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Bug Bug
023 Ekans Ekans
PoisonIC Big.png Field Dragon
024 Arbok Arbok
PoisonIC Big.png Field Dragon
026 Raichu Raichu
ElectricIC Big.png Field Fairy
072 Tentacool Tentacool
WaterIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Water 3 Water 3
073 Tentacruel Tentacruel
WaterIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Water 3 Water 3
074 Geodude Geodude
Alolan Form
RockIC Big.png
ElectricIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
075 Graveler Graveler
Alolan Form
RockIC Big.png
ElectricIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
076 Golem Golem
Alolan Form
RockIC Big.png
ElectricIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
080 Slowbro Slowbro
Galarian Form
PoisonIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Monster Water 1
083 Farfetch'd Farfetch'd
NormalIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Field
083 Farfetch'd Farfetch'd
Galarian Form
FightingIC Big.png Flying Field
088 Grimer Grimer
Alolan Form
PoisonIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous
089 Muk Muk
Alolan Form
PoisonIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous
095 Onix Onix
RockIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
099 Kingler Kingler
WaterIC Big.png Water 3 Water 3
103 Exeggutor Exeggutor
Alolan Form
GrassIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Grass Grass
104 Cubone Cubone
GroundIC Big.png Monster Monster
105 Marowak Marowak
GroundIC Big.png Monster Monster
105 Marowak Marowak
Alolan Form
FireIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Monster Monster
108 Lickitung Lickitung
NormalIC Big.png Monster Monster
110 Weezing Weezing
Galarian Form
PoisonIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous
112 Rhydon Rhydon
GroundIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Monster Field
123 Scyther Scyther
BugIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Bug Bug
127 Pinsir Pinsir
BugIC Big.png Bug Bug
130 Gyarados Gyarados
WaterIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Water 2 Dragon
142 Aerodactyl Aerodactyl
RockIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Flying
147 Dratini Dratini
DragonIC Big.png Water 1 Dragon
148 Dragonair Dragonair
DragonIC Big.png Water 1 Dragon
149 Dragonite Dragonite
DragonIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Water 1 Dragon
150 Mewtwo Mewtwo
PsychicIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
151 Mew Mew
PsychicIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
161 Sentret Sentret
NormalIC Big.png Field Field
162 Furret Furret
NormalIC Big.png Field Field
181 Ampharos Ampharos
ElectricIC Big.png Monster Field
183 Marill Marill
WaterIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Water 1 Fairy
184 Azumarill Azumarill
WaterIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Water 1 Fairy
208 Steelix Steelix
SteelIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
212 Scizor Scizor
BugIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Bug Bug
214 Heracross Heracross
BugIC Big.png
FightingIC Big.png
Bug Bug
225 Delibird Delibird
IceIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Water 1 Field
232 Donphan Donphan
GroundIC Big.png Field Field
237 Hitmontop Hitmontop
FightingIC Big.png Human-Like Human-Like
248 Tyranitar Tyranitar
RockIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Monster Monster
254 Sceptile Sceptile
GrassIC Big.png Monster Dragon
275 Shiftry Shiftry
GrassIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Field Grass
298 Azurill Azurill
NormalIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
303 Mawile Mawile
SteelIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Field Fairy
306 Aggron Aggron
SteelIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Monster Monster
330 Flygon Flygon
GroundIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Bug Dragon
336 Seviper Seviper
PoisonIC Big.png Field Dragon
348 Armaldo Armaldo
RockIC Big.png
BugIC Big.png
Water 3 Water 3
350 Milotic Milotic
WaterIC Big.png Water 1 Dragon
357 Tropius Tropius
GrassIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Monster Grass
359 Absol Absol
DarkIC Big.png Field Field
373 Salamence Salamence
DragonIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Dragon Dragon
383 Groudon Groudon
GroundIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
384 Rayquaza Rayquaza
DragonIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
386 Deoxys Deoxys
PsychicIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
425 Drifloon Drifloon
GhostIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous
426 Drifblim Drifblim
GhostIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous
428 Lopunny Lopunny
NormalIC Big.png Field Human-Like
445 Garchomp Garchomp
DragonIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Monster Dragon
452 Drapion Drapion
PoisonIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Bug Water 3
463 Lickilicky Lickilicky
NormalIC Big.png Monster Monster
464 Rhyperior Rhyperior
GroundIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Monster Field
465 Tangrowth Tangrowth
GrassIC Big.png Grass Grass
472 Gliscor Gliscor
GroundIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Bug Bug
487 Giratina Giratina
GhostIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
497 Serperior Serperior
GrassIC Big.png Field Grass
530 Excadrill Excadrill
GroundIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Field Field
532 Timburr Timburr
FightingIC Big.png Human-Like Human-Like
533 Gurdurr Gurdurr
FightingIC Big.png Human-Like Human-Like
534 Conkeldurr Conkeldurr
FightingIC Big.png Human-Like Human-Like
552 Krokorok Krokorok
GroundIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Field Field
553 Krookodile Krookodile
GroundIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Field Field
562 Yamask Yamask
Galarian Form
GroundIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Mineral Amorphous
589 Escavalier Escavalier
BugIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Bug Bug
598 Ferrothorn Ferrothorn
GrassIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Grass Mineral
612 Haxorus Haxorus
DragonIC Big.png Monster Dragon
620 Mienshao Mienshao
FightingIC Big.png Field Human-Like
631 Heatmor Heatmor
FireIC Big.png Field Field
635 Hydreigon Hydreigon
DarkIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Dragon Dragon
641 Tornadus Tornadus
FlyingIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
642 Thundurus Thundurus
ElectricIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
643 Reshiram Reshiram
DragonIC Big.png
FireIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
644 Zekrom Zekrom
DragonIC Big.png
ElectricIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
645 Landorus Landorus
GroundIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
646 Kyurem Kyurem
DragonIC Big.png
IceIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
658 Greninja Greninja
WaterIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 1
660 Diggersby Diggersby
NormalIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Field Field
679 Honedge Honedge
SteelIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
680 Doublade Doublade
SteelIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
681 Aegislash Aegislash
SteelIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
687 Malamar Malamar
DarkIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 2
689 Barbaracle Barbaracle
RockIC Big.png
WaterIC Big.png
Water 3 Water 3
695 Heliolisk Heliolisk
ElectricIC Big.png
NormalIC Big.png
Monster Dragon
697 Tyrantrum Tyrantrum
RockIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Monster Dragon
706 Goodra Goodra
DragonIC Big.png Dragon Dragon
709 Trevenant Trevenant
GhostIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Grass Amorphous
711 Gourgeist Gourgeist
GhostIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous
727 Incineroar Incineroar
FireIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Field Field
739 Crabrawler Crabrawler
FightingIC Big.png Water 3 Water 3
740 Crabominable Crabominable
FightingIC Big.png
IceIC Big.png
Water 3 Water 3
759 Stufful Stufful
NormalIC Big.png
FightingIC Big.png
Field Field
760 Bewear Bewear
NormalIC Big.png
FightingIC Big.png
Field Field
765 Oranguru Oranguru
NormalIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Field Field
766 Passimian Passimian
FightingIC Big.png Field Field
776 Turtonator Turtonator
FireIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Monster Dragon
781 Dhelmise Dhelmise
GhostIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
783 Hakamo-o Hakamo-o
DragonIC Big.png
FightingIC Big.png
Dragon Dragon
784 Kommo-o Kommo-o
DragonIC Big.png
FightingIC Big.png
Dragon Dragon
787 Tapu Bulu Tapu Bulu
GrassIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
793 Nihilego Nihilego
RockIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
796 Xurkitree Xurkitree
ElectricIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
797 Celesteela Celesteela
SteelIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
799 Guzzlord Guzzlord
DarkIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
800 Necrozma Necrozma
PsychicIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
800 Necrozma Necrozma
Dusk Mane
PsychicIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered USUM
800 Necrozma Necrozma
Dawn Wings
PsychicIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered USUM
805 Stakataka Stakataka
RockIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered USUM
807 Zeraora Zeraora
ElectricIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered USUM
809 Melmetal Melmetal
SteelIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
812 Rillaboom Rillaboom
GrassIC Big.png Field Grass
819 Skwovet Skwovet
NormalIC Big.png Field Field
820 Greedent Greedent
NormalIC Big.png Field Field
843 Silicobra Silicobra
GroundIC Big.png Field Dragon
844 Sandaconda Sandaconda
GroundIC Big.png Field Dragon
850 Sizzlipede Sizzlipede
FireIC Big.png
BugIC Big.png
Bug Bug
851 Centiskorch Centiskorch
FireIC Big.png
BugIC Big.png
Bug Bug
853 Grapploct Grapploct
FightingIC Big.png Water 1 Human-Like
857 Hattrem Hattrem
PsychicIC Big.png Fairy Fairy
858 Hatterene Hatterene
PsychicIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Fairy Fairy
865 Sirfetch'd Sirfetch'd
FightingIC Big.png Flying Field
867 Runerigus Runerigus
GroundIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Mineral Amorphous
874 Stonjourner Stonjourner
RockIC Big.png Mineral Mineral
878 Cufant Cufant
SteelIC Big.png Field Mineral
879 Copperajah Copperajah
SteelIC Big.png Field Mineral
880 Dracozolt Dracozolt
ElectricIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
882 Dracovish Dracovish
WaterIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
888 Zacian Zacian
FairyIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
890 Eternatus Eternatus
PoisonIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
893 Zarude Zarude
DarkIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
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 games

Pokémon GO

In Pokémon GO, Brutal Swing is a Charged Attack that was made available on June 25, 2022.

GO Dark.png Brutal Swing
Charged Attack
Gyms & Raids
Power 65
Energy cost 33
Duration 1.9 seconds
Damage window 1.2-1.6 seconds
Brutal Swing GO.png
Trainer Battles
Power 65
Energy cost 40
Secondary effect
Effect chance %
Eligible Pokémon:
Standard eligibility
Weezing (Galarian Form)AmpharosGuzzlord
By Elite Charged TM
Hydreigon
By GO Snapshot
As Shadow Pokémon
As Purified Pokémon
Formerly eligible
None

Pokémon Masters EX

Category Move Gauge MP Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Effect Tag Description Playable Users
Physical 2 50 60 100% All opponents No additional effect. The Masked Royal & Incineroar (Direct link)
Sidney & Absol
Serena (Champion) & Greninja
Calem (Champion) & Greninja*

Pokémon Rumble Rush

DarkIC RR.png Brutal Swing
★★★
Attack power 57.15929
Charge time 0.98 seconds
Range type Circular (self)
Number of hits 1
Number of projectiles 1
Critical hit rate 1.5%
Additional effect None
Brutal Swing Rumble Rush.png

Description

Games Description
MDRTDX It damages nearby enemies.


In the anime

Dozer Gurdurr Brutal Swing.png Hala Crabrawler Brutal Swing.png Ash Farfetch'd Brutal Swing.png Ash Sirfetch'd Brutal Swing.png
Gurdurr Crabrawler Galarian Farfetch'd Sirfetch'd
The user swings its body or its target around violently to inflict damage on everything in its vicinity.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
Crabrawler Crabrawler Crabrawler grabs the opponent in one of its claws. It then swings them around before throwing them.
Hala's Crabrawler Trial and Tribulation! Debut
Farfetch'd Farfetch'd Galarian Farfetch'd's leek glows pink and it swings the leek around, striking everything around it.
Ash's Farfetch'd Toughing It Out! None
Gurdurr Gurdurr Gurdurr's steel beam glows pink and it swings the steel beam around, striking everything around it.
Dozer's Gurdurr Trials of a Budding Master! None
Sirfetch'd Sirfetch'd Sirfetch'd's shield glows pink and it throws the shield at the opponent. Sometimes, its leek also glows pink; or, Sirfetch'd's leek glows pink and it swings the leek around, striking everything around it.
Ash's Sirfetch'd A Battle of Mega Versus Max! None
Hattrem Hattrem Hattrem's ponytails glow pink. She then spins around rapidly, striking the opponent with her ponytails.
Team Rocket's Hattrem JN127 None


In the manga

Pokémon Adventures


In other generations

Core series games

Spin-off series games

Trivia

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 狂舞揮打 Kwòhngmóuh Fāidá
Mandarin 狂舞揮打 / 狂舞挥打 Kuángwǔ Huīdǎ
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Ruwe slinger
France Flag.png French Centrifugifle
Germany Flag.png German Wirbler
Italy Flag.png Italian Vorticolpo
South Korea Flag.png Korean 세차게휘두르기 Sechage Hwidureugi
Poland Flag.png Polish Brutalna Wirówka
Portuguese Brazil Flag.png Brazil Balanço Violento
Portugal Flag.png Portugal Arremesso Brutal
Russia Flag.png Russian Резкий поворот Rezkii povorot
Spain Flag.png Spanish Giro Vil
Turkey Flag.png Turkish Vahşi Savurma



Generation VII TMs
SMUSUM
0102030405060708091011121314151617181920
2122232425262728293031323334353637383940
4142434445464748495051525354555657585960
6162636465666768697071727374757677787980
81828384858687888990919293949596979899100
PE
0102030405060708091011121314151617181920
2122232425262728293031323334353637383940
4142434445464748495051525354555657585960
Generation VIII TMs
SwSh
0001020304050607080910111213141516171819
2021222324252627282930313233343536373839
4041424344454647484950515253545556575859
6061626364656667686970717273747576777879
8081828384858687888990919293949596979899
BDSP
0102030405060708091011121314151617181920
2122232425262728293031323334353637383940
4142434445464748495051525354555657585960
6162636465666768697071727374757677787980
81828384858687888990919293949596979899100
Generation VIII TRs (SwSh)
0001020304050607080910111213141516171819
2021222324252627282930313233343536373839
4041424344454647484950515253545556575859
6061626364656667686970717273747576777879
8081828384858687888990919293949596979899


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