Wide Slash (move)
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|
|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.
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.
Wide Slash now has a base 8% critical hit rate, in line with other moves of average critical hit ratio.
|All Pokémon who can learn TMs can learn Wide Slash.|
|Some Pokémon who cannot usually learn TMs can learn this TM, and are marked by ✔.|
|Pokémon who cannot are marked by ✘.|
|Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.|
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.
In other generations
- Wide Slash is one of the only two moves exclusive to Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series, the other being Vacuum-Cut. However, this excludes Excavate and Spin Slash, both of which were taken out of the game late in development, although their TMs can be obtained through cheating devices.
In other languages
|This article is part of Project Moves and Abilities, a Bulbapedia project that aims to write comprehensive articles on two related aspects of the Pokémon games.|