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Max Hailstorm (Japanese: ダイアイス Dai Ice) is a damage-dealing Ice-type Max Move introduced in Generation VIII.
Max Hailstorm inflicts damage and creates hail for 5 turns (8 if an Icy Rock is held). Its power and whether it is a special or physical move depends on the move it is based on.
Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl
Max Hailstorm cannot be selected in a battle.
||This is an Ice-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. The user summons a hailstorm lasting five turns.
||This move can’t be used. It’s recommended that this move is forgotten. Once forgotten, this move can’t be remembered.
||This is an Ice-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. The user summons a snowstorm lasting five turns.
Any Dynamax Pokémon can use Max Hailstorm if it knows a damaging Ice-type move.
In the anime
|The Dynamaxed user summons a massive hailstorm to rain down on the opponent.
||First Used In
||Gigantamax Gengar forms a big blue cloud over its head. Multiple huge balls of ice then fall down from the cloud and onto the opponent.
||Battling Turned Up to Eleven!
Base move is
||Dynamax Dragonite forms a big blue cloud over its head. Multiple huge balls of ice then fall down from the cloud and onto the opponent. When used, the move causes hail to fall over the battlefield.
||Pride of a Champion!
In other languages