Solar Blade (move)

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Solar Blade
ソーラーブレード Solar Blade
Solar Blade VII.png
Solar Blade VII 2.png
Type  Grass
Category  Physical
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  125
Accuracy  100%
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Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Introduced  Generation VII
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Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
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Solar Blade (Japanese: ソーラーブレード Solar Blade) is a damage-dealing Grass-type move introduced in Generation VII. It is the signature move of Lurantis.


Solar Blade charges up sunlight on the first turn and then unleashes the power as an attack on the second.

Solar Blade will not need a turn to charge if used during harsh sunlight. It will have its power halved if used during rain, hail or sandstorm.

If a Pokémon holding a Power Herb uses Solar Blade, it will consume the Power Herb to execute Solar Blade in one turn. If there is harsh sunlight, the Power Herb will not be consumed.


Games Description
SMUSUM In this two-turn attack, the user gathers light and fills a blade with the light's energy, attacking the target on the next turn.


By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
754 Lurantis Lurantis
GrassIC Big.png Grass Grass 47
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.

In the anime

None.png Totem Lurantis Solar Blade gathering light.png Totem Lurantis Solar Blade.png None.png
Gathering light Lurantis
The user gathers light and fills a blade with the light's energy.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
754 Lurantis Lurantis absorbs sunlight into itself and forms a large yellow ball of light above its head. Lurantis then raises one of its hands and turns the ball into a giant blade of yellow light. Lurantis then slams the blade down onto the opponent.
Totem Lurantis Currying Favor and Flavor! Debut

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga


  • Solar Blade is the only move with a power of 125.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 日光刃 Yahtgwōng Yahn
Mandarin 日光刃 Rìguāng Rèn
France Flag.png French Lame Solaire
Germany Flag.png German Solarklinge
Italy Flag.png Italian Lama Solare
South Korea Flag.png Korean 솔라블레이드 Solar Blade
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Lâmina Solar
Russia Flag.png Russian Солнечное Лезвие Solnechnoye Lezviye
Spanish CELAC Flag.png Latin America Daga Solar
Spain Flag.png Spain Cuchilla Solar

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