Power Whip (move)

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Power Whip
パワーウィップ Power Whip
Power Whip IX.png
Power Whip IX 2.png
Type  Grass
Category  Physical
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  120
Accuracy  85%
Priority  0
Range
Opponent Opponent Opponent
Self Ally Ally
Normal: May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation IV
Condition  Beauty
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
Jam  0  
Condition  Beauty
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
A basic performance using a move known by the Pokémon.
Condition  Tough
Appeal  1
Jamming  0  
Works better the more the crowd is excited.

Power Whip (Japanese: パワーウィップ Power Whip) is a damage-dealing Grass-type move introduced in Generation IV. It was TR72 in Generation VIII.

Effect

Power Whip inflicts damage and has no secondary effect.

Description

Games Description
DPPtHGSSPBR The user violently whirls its vines or tentacles to harshly lash the foe.
BWB2W2
XYORAS
The user violently whirls its vines or tentacles to harshly lash the target.
SMUSUMPE
SwShBDSPLA
The user violently whirls its vines, tentacles, or the like to harshly lash the target.
SV The user violently whirls its vines, tentacles, or the like to lash the target.


Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
0001 Bulbasaur GrassIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Monster Grass 33
0002 Ivysaur GrassIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Monster Grass 45
0003 Venusaur GrassIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Monster Grass 1 51
0069 Bellsprout GrassIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Grass Grass 52
0070 Weepinbell GrassIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Grass Grass 58
0071 Victreebel GrassIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Grass Grass 1, 54 Rem.
0103 Exeggutor GrassIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Grass Grass 1
0103 Exeggutor
Exeggutor
Alolan Form
GrassIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Grass Grass 1
0108 Lickitung NormalIC Big.png Monster Monster 49 53 53 53 45 54 54
0114 Tangela GrassIC Big.png Grass Grass 54 54BW
53B2W2
50 50 54 48 48
0455 Carnivine GrassIC Big.png Grass Grass 47 51 50 50 50
0463 Lickilicky NormalIC Big.png Monster Monster 49 53 1, 53 1, 53 54 54
0465 Tangrowth GrassIC Big.png Grass Grass 54 54BW
53B2W2
53 53 48 48
0598 Ferrothorn GrassIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Grass Mineral 40 40 1, Evo. 1, Evo.
0706 Goodra DragonIC Big.png Dragon Dragon 55 50 67 67
0763 Tsareena GrassIC Big.png Grass Grass 53USUM 1 1
0781 Dhelmise GhostIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral 59 64
0796 Xurkitree ElectricIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 59 65
0893 Zarude
Zarude
All forms
DarkIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 84 84
0946 Bramblin GrassIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Grass Grass 55
0947 Brambleghast GrassIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Grass Grass 55
0948 Toedscool GroundIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Grass Grass 52
0949 Toedscruel GroundIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Grass Grass 58
1001 Wo-Chien DarkIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 60
1017 Ogerpon
Ogerpon
All forms
GrassIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 54
1019 Hydrapple GrassIC Big.png Grass Dragon 54
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.
A dash (−) indicates a Pokémon cannot learn the move by the designated method.
An empty cell indicates a Pokémon that is unavailable in that game/generation.


By TR

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Compatibility
0001 Bulbasaur GrassIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Monster Grass
0002 Ivysaur GrassIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Monster Grass
0003 Venusaur GrassIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Monster Grass
0103 Exeggutor
Exeggutor
Alolan Form
GrassIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Grass Grass
0108 Lickitung NormalIC Big.png Monster Monster
0114 Tangela GrassIC Big.png Grass Grass
0130 Gyarados WaterIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Water 2 Dragon
0151 Mew PsychicIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
0315 Roselia GrassIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Fairy Grass
0346 Cradily RockIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Water 3 Water 3
0407 Roserade GrassIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Fairy Grass
0463 Lickilicky NormalIC Big.png Monster Monster
0465 Tangrowth GrassIC Big.png Grass Grass
0536 Palpitoad WaterIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 1
0537 Seismitoad WaterIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 1
0598 Ferrothorn GrassIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Grass Mineral
0706 Goodra DragonIC Big.png Dragon Dragon
0711 Gourgeist
Gourgeist
All forms
GhostIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous
0763 Tsareena GrassIC Big.png Grass Grass
0781 Dhelmise GhostIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
0796 Xurkitree ElectricIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
0850 Sizzlipede FireIC Big.png
BugIC Big.png
Bug Bug
0851 Centiskorch FireIC Big.png
BugIC Big.png
Bug Bug
0858 Hatterene PsychicIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Fairy Fairy
0861 Grimmsnarl DarkIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Fairy Human-Like
0878 Cufant SteelIC Big.png Field Mineral
0879 Copperajah SteelIC Big.png Field Mineral
0893 Zarude
Zarude
All forms
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.
A dash (−) indicates a Pokémon cannot learn the move by the designated method.
An empty cell indicates a Pokémon that is unavailable in that game/generation.


By breeding

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Egg Move
0001 Bulbasaur GrassIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Monster Grass
0069 Bellsprout GrassIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Grass Grass
0315 Roselia GrassIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Fairy Grass USUM
0967 Cyclizar DragonIC Big.png
NormalIC Big.png
Field Field
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.
A dash (−) indicates a Pokémon cannot learn the move by the designated method.
An empty cell indicates a Pokémon that is unavailable in that game/generation.


Special move

Generation IV

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
0114 Tangela GrassIC Big.png Grass Grass My Pokémon Ranch
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.
A dash (−) indicates a Pokémon cannot learn the move by the designated method.
An empty cell indicates a Pokémon that is unavailable in that game/generation.


Generation IX

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
0967 Cyclizar DragonIC Big.png
NormalIC Big.png
Field Field Wild Tera Pokémon - Asado DesertSV
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.
A dash (−) indicates a Pokémon cannot learn the move by the designated method.
An empty cell indicates a Pokémon that is unavailable in that game/generation.


By event

Generation VIII

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
0893 Zarude DarkIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered Jungle Zarude
European Jungle Zarude
0893 Zarude
Zarude
Dada
DarkIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered Forest of Okoya Dada Zarude
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.
A dash (−) indicates a Pokémon cannot learn the move by the designated method.
An empty cell indicates a Pokémon that is unavailable in that game/generation.


In other games

Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series

Game Base
Power
Max
Power
Base
PP
Max
PP
Base
Accuracy
Max
Accuracy
Range Target Cuts
corners
MDTDS 42 - 8 - 80% - Front Enemy No
BSL 42 - 8 - 80% - Front Enemy No
SMD 35 99 15 30 85% 98% Front Enemy No
With some exceptions, Pokémon learnsets match those from the core series games:

Pokémon GO

GO Grass.png Power Whip
Charged Attack
Gyms & Raids
Power 90
Energy cost 50
Duration 2.6 seconds
Damage window 1.25 - 2.35 seconds
Power Whip GO.png
Trainer Battles
Power 90
Energy cost 50
Secondary effect ?
Effect chance ?%
Eligible Pokémon:
Standard eligibility
BulbasaurIvysaurBellsproutWeepinbellLickitungCarnivineTangrowthFerrothornGoodraXurkitreeZarude
By Elite Charged TM
Tangela
By GO Snapshot
Smeargle
As Shadow Pokémon
As Purified Pokémon
Formerly eligible
None

Updates

Gyms & Raids
  • July 30, 2016
    • Power: 60 → 70
  • February 16, 2017
    • Power: 70 → 90
    • Energy cost: 100 → 50
    • Duration: 2.8 → 2.6 seconds
    • Damage window: 1.5 - 2.8 → 1.25 - 2.35 seconds

Pokémon Rumble Rush

GrassIC RR.png Power Whip
★★★★★
Attack power 31.38391
Charge time 1.42 seconds
Range type Wide Shot
Number of hits 4
Number of projectiles 1
Critical hit rate 1.5%
Additional effect None
Power Whip Rumble Rush.png

Pokémon Masters EX

Name Category Move gauge cost MP
(uses)
Base power Max power Accuracy Target Effect tag Description Playable sync pair(s)
Power Whip Physical 3 118 141 85% An opponent No additional effect. Mallow & Tsareena
Scottie/Bettie & TangelaEgg (Strike role only)
Users of Metronome (small chance)
4 177 211 Sonia (Special Costume) & Tsareena Shiny

Description

Games Description
MDTDS Inflicts damage on the target.
BSL てきポケモンに ダメージをあたえる
MDGtI IconKanji2MD.pngUNUSED
SMD
MDRTDX
It damages an enemy.


In the anime

Tangrowth Power Whip.png
Tangrowth
Conway Lickilicky Power Whip.png
Lickilicky
Rocket Prize Master Bellsprout Power Whip.png
Bellsprout
Rose Copperajah Power Whip.png
Copperajah
A whip-like part of the user's body begins to glow; it is then used to attack the opponent.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
Tangrowth Both of Tangrowth's arms glow purple and it hits the opponent with them.
A wild Tangrowth Promoting Healthy Tangrowth! Debut
Lickilicky Lickilicky's tongue glows purple and it extends its tongue, slamming it into the opponent.
Conway's Lickilicky Working on a Right Move! None
Bellsprout One of Bellsprout's leaves glows light green and grows larger. Bellsprout then strikes the opponent with the leaf.
Team Rocket's Bellsprout Flash of the Titans! None
Copperajah Copperajah lifts up its trunk and strikes the opponent with it. Sometimes, its trunk glows light green when using it.
Rose's Copperajah Sword and Shield: "From Here to Eternatus!" None
Ferrothorn One of Ferrothorn's feelers glows light green. Ferrothorn then strikes the opponent with the end of the feeler; or, two of Ferrothorn's vines glow light green, and it strikes the opponent with them.
Rose's Ferrothorn Sword and Shield... The Legends Awaken! None
A Trainer's Ferrothorn Secrets of the Jungle None
Goh's Ferrothorn Trial on a Golden Scale! None
Zarude The vines on Zarude's wrists and body glow light green and extend either one or all of them at their opponent, attacking it.
Dada Secrets of the Jungle None
Roserade A glowing green vine comes out of each of the bunches of flowers at the end of Roserade's arms, and it hits the opponent with them.
Cynthia's Roserade The Arceus Chronicles (Part 4) None
Cradily Four or all of Cradily's tentacles glow light green and it extends them, striking the opponent with them.
Steven's Cradily Battling as Hard as Stone! None
Bramblin One of Bramblin's stalks glows light green and extends, striking the opponent with it.
Shine's Bramblin The Wild Pair, Friede and Cap! None
Brambleghast Two of Brambleghast's stalks glow light green and extend, striking the opponent with them.
Shine's Brambleghast The Wild Pair, Friede and Cap! None


In the manga

Pokémon Adventures


In other generations

Core series games

Side series games

Spin-off series games

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 強力鞭打 Jānglihk Bīndá *
能量鞭打 Nàhngleuhng Bīndá *
Mandarin 強力鞭打 / 强力鞭打 Qiánglì Biāndǎ *
能量鞭打 Néngliàng Biāndǎ *
The Czech Republic Flag.png Czech Silový bič
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Krachtzweep
France Flag.png French Mégafouet
Germany Flag.png German Blattgeißel
Greece Flag.png Greek Βούρδουλας Voúrdoulas
Indonesia Flag.png Indonesian Power Whip
Italy Flag.png Italian Vigorcolpo
South Korea Flag.png Korean 파워휩 Pawohwip
Poland Flag.png Polish Potężny Bicz
Portuguese Brazil Flag.png Brazil Chicote Poderoso (games, JN012–present, TCG)
Chicote do Poder (DP185)
Portugal Flag.png Portugal Superchicote
Spain Flag.png Spanish Latigazo
Thailand Flag.png Thai พาวเวอร์วิป
Vietnam Flag.png Vietnamese Roi Năng Lượng


Variations of the move Megahorn
PhysicalIC HOME.png MegahornPower WhipPrecipice Blades


Generation VIII TMs
SwSh
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8081828384858687888990919293949596979899
BDSP
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2122232425262728293031323334353637383940
4142434445464748495051525354555657585960
6162636465666768697071727374757677787980
81828384858687888990919293949596979899100
Generation VIII TRs (SwSh)
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6061626364656667686970717273747576777879
8081828384858687888990919293949596979899


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