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Dynamic Punch (Japanese: ばくれつパンチ Exploding Punch), formatted as DynamicPunch prior to Pokémon X and Y, is a damage-dealing Fighting-type move introduced in Generation II. It was TM01 in Generation II.
Dynamic Punch inflicts damage and has a 99.6% chance of confusing the target.
Generation III onwards
Dynamic Punch now always confuses the target.
Dynamic Punch gains a 20% power boost when used by a Pokémon with Iron Fist.
Dynamic Punch can also be used as part of a Pokémon Contest combination, with the user gaining extra two appeal points if either the move Focus Energy or Mind Reader was used in the prior turn.
|| A Fighting-type attack. In-accurate but guaranteed to confuse the opponent if it hits.
|| An attack that always confuses.
|| Powerful and sure to cause confusion, but inaccurate.
|| The foe is punched with the user's full power. It confuses the foe if it hits.
|| The foe is punched with the user's full, concentrated power. It confuses the foe if it hits.
|| The user punches the target with full, concentrated power. It confuses the target if it hits.
| The user punches the target with full, concentrated power. This confuses the target if it hits.
In other games
In Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team and Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky, DynamicPunch is a move with 10 base power, 13PP and 78% accuracy. The user attacks enemy in front, inflicting confusion on target if possible.
In Pokémon GO, Dynamic Punch is a Charged Attack that has been available since February 16, 2017.
|| Inflicts damage on the target. It also leaves the target confused.
|| Inflicts damage on the target. It also afflicts the target with a Confused status condition, which makes the target's movements and attacks go astray.
|| てきポケモンに ダメージをあたえる しかも こんらんじょうたいにかえる
|| It damages an enemy. It also causes the Confused status condition. The Confused status impairs its sense of direction.
|| It damages an enemy. It also confuses the enemy.*|
It damages an enemy. It also makes the enemy confused.*
In the anime
In the manga
In the Pokémon Adventures manga
- In PSs1, Red mentioned that his Poliwrath, Poli, knew Dynamic Punch but the move was never seen used.
In the Pokémon Gold & Silver: The Golden Boys manga
In the Pokémon Pocket Monsters manga
In other generations
Core series games
Side series games
Spin-off series games
- Although it does not possess any hands, Wooper can learn Dynamic Punch.
- Dynamic Punch is the only Fighting-type move capable of inflicting confusion.
In other languages