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Slam (Japanese: たたきつける Slam) is a damage-dealing Normal-type move introduced in Generation I.
Slam inflicts damage and has no secondary effect.
Slam can also be used as part of a Pokémon Contest combination, with the user gaining two extra appeal points if Pound was used in the prior turn.
|| A Normal-type attack move. The attacker uses an appendage (e.g. tail) to slam the target hard.
|| A Normal-type attack move. The attacker uses an appendage to slam the target hard.
|| Slams the foe with a tail, vine, etc.
|| Slams the foe with a long tail, vine, etc.
|| The foe is struck with a long tail, vines, etc.
|| The foe is slammed with a long tail, vines, etc., to inflict damage.
|| The target is slammed with a long tail, vines, etc., to inflict damage.
| The target is slammed with a long tail, vines, or the like to inflict damage.
In other games
In Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team, Explorers of Time, Darkness and Sky, Slam is a move with 16 base power, 78% accuracy and 12PP. The user damages enemy in the front.
| Inflicts damage on the target.
|| てきポケモンに ダメージをあたえる
|| Slams the target with a long tail, vine, etc.
| It damages an enemy.
In the anime
Pokémon Black 2 and White 2 Animated Trailer
In the manga
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The Electric Tale of Pikachu
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Pokémon Pocket Monsters
In other generations
Core series games
Side series games
Spin-off series games
- If Secret Power is used on ordinary terrain in the Generation III games, it will have the animation of Slam.
- In the Spanish versions of the Generation I to V games, Slam is mistranslated as Portazo, meaning "Door-Slam." In Generation VI, this was corrected to Atizar.
In other languages