Wide Slash (move)

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Wide Slash
すいへいぎり Horizontal Cut
Inflicts damage on enemies on the 3 tiles in front of the user--diagonally and directly in front
Wide Slash PMD TDS.png
Type  ???
Category  Physical
PP 10
Hit Ratio 88%
Power 20
Extra Effects None
  • Affected by the Protect status
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by the Snatch status
  • Affected by the Mirror Move status
  • Not affected by the Muzzled status
Facing tile and 2 flanking tiles

Wide Slash (Japanese: すいへいぎり Horizontal Cut) is a damage-dealing typeless move introduced in Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team.


Generation III

Wide Slash will attack foes on the three tiles in front of the player; diagonally and directly across. Its power can be raised through Ginseng. It has the standard critical hit rate of 12%. As it is a typeless move, it bypasses Wonder Guard.

Generation IV

Wide Slash now has a base 8% critical hit rate, in line with other moves of average critical hit ratio.

Generation V onwards

Wide Slash cannot be used.


Games Description
MDRB Inflicts damage on enemies on the three tiles diagonally and directly in front
MDTDS Inflicts damage on enemies on the 3 tiles in front of the user--diagonally and directly in front



# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Compatibility
Some Pokémon who cannot usually learn TMs
can learn this TM, and are marked by ✔.
Every Pokémon can learn this move by TM except
the ones listed below and only if marked with ✘.
0010 Caterpie BugIC Big.png Bug Bug
0011 Metapod BugIC Big.png Bug Bug
0013 Weedle BugIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Bug Bug
0014 Kakuna BugIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Bug Bug
0129 Magikarp WaterIC Big.png Water 2 Dragon
0132 Ditto NormalIC Big.png Ditto Ditto
0201 Unown
All forms
PsychicIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
0202 Wobbuffet PsychicIC Big.png Amorphous Amorphous
0235 Smeargle NormalIC Big.png Field Field
0265 Wurmple BugIC Big.png Bug Bug
0266 Silcoon BugIC Big.png Bug Bug
0268 Cascoon BugIC Big.png Bug Bug
0360 Wynaut PsychicIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
0374 Beldum SteelIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral
0401 Kricketot BugIC Big.png Bug Bug
0412 Burmy
All forms
BugIC Big.png Bug Bug
0415 Combee BugIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Bug Bug
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 generations


In other languages

Language Title
France Flag.png French Faucheuse
Germany Flag.png German Drei-Streich
Italy Flag.png Italian Taglionetto
South Korea Flag.png Korean 수평베기 Supyeongbegi
Spain Flag.png Spanish Sablazo

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