Essentials

Air Slash

Flying special

Generation 4

Summary

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Damage Dealt

  • Bug 2
  • Dark 1
  • Dragon 1
  • Electric ½
  • Fairy 1
  • Fighting 2
  • Fire 1
  • Flying 1
  • Ghost 1
  • Grass 2
  • Ground 1
  • Ice 1
  • Normal 1
  • Poison 1
  • Psychic 1
  • Rock ½
  • Steel ½
  • Water 1

Stats

Power
75; percentile 54.3
Accuracy
95% ≈ 71.2 power
PP
15, up to 24 with PP Up PP Up
Target
Selected Pokémon
Effect chance
30
Priority
0 (normal)

Flags

Machines

Generation 4
Not a TM
Generation 5
Not a TM
Generation 6
Not a TM

Effect

Inflicts regular damage. Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Meta

This reflects how the games treat moves and may be somewhat idealistic.

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 4
Diamond, Pearl, Platinum, HeartGold, SoulSilver

The user attacks with a blade of air that slices even the sky. It may also make the target flinch.

Generation 5
Black, White, Black 2, White 2

The user attacks with a blade of air that slices even the sky. It may also make the target flinch.

Generation 6
X, Y

The user attacks with a blade of air that slices even the sky. This may also make the target flinch.

Foreign Names

Czech
Vzdušný sek
German
Luftschnitt
Italian
Eterelama
Spanish
Tajo Aéreo
French
Lame d'Air
Japanese
エアスラッシュ (easurasshu)

Contests

Generation 4 Super Contest

Type
Cool
Appeal
♡♡
Flavor text
Earn +2 if the Pokémon performs first in the turn.
Use after
None
Use before
None

Similar moves

These moves all have the same effect as Air Slash.

Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Rolling Kick Fighting physical 15 60 85%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Headbutt Normal physical 15 70 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Bite Dark physical 25 60 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Bone Club Ground physical 20 65 85%

Has a 10% chance to make the target flinch.

Waterfall Water physical 15 80 100%

Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.

Rock Slide Rock physical 10 75 90%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Hyper Fang Normal physical 15 80 90%

Has a 10% chance to make the target flinch.

Needle Arm Grass physical 15 60 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Astonish Ghost physical 15 30 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Extrasensory Psychic special 20 80 100%

Has a 10% chance to make the target flinch.

Dark Pulse Dark special 15 80 100%

Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.

Dragon Rush Dragon physical 10 100 75%

Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.

Zen Headbutt Psychic physical 15 80 90%

Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.

Iron Head Steel physical 15 80 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Heart Stamp Psychic physical 25 60 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Icicle Crash Ice physical 10 85 90%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Pokémon

Flying Pokémon get STAB, and have their types highlighted in green.

Pokémon with higher Special Attack are more suited to Air Slash's special damage, and have the stat highlighted in green.

Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 Generation 6 Pokémon Type Ability Gender Egg Group HP Atk Def SpA SpD Spd Total
Level up: Learned when a Pokémon reaches a certain level.
Charizard Fire Flying Blaze
Solar Power
⅞ male, ⅛ female Monster
Dragon
78 84 78 109 85 100 534
Charizard Mega Charizard X Fire Dragon Tough Claws ⅞ male, ⅛ female Monster
Dragon
78 130 111 130 85 100 634
Charizard Mega Charizard Y Fire Flying Drought ⅞ male, ⅛ female Monster
Dragon
78 104 78 159 115 100 634
49 49 49 49 49 49 Pidgey Normal Flying Keen Eye
Tangled Feet
Big Pecks
½ male, ½ female Flying 40 45 40 35 35 56 251
57 57 57 57 57 57 Pidgeotto Normal Flying Keen Eye
Tangled Feet
Big Pecks
½ male, ½ female Flying 63 60 55 50 50 71 349
62 62 62 62 62 62 Pidgeot Normal Flying Keen Eye
Tangled Feet
Big Pecks
½ male, ½ female Flying 83 80 75 70 70 101 479
41 41 41 45 45 45 Zubat Poison Flying Inner Focus
Infiltrator
½ male, ½ female Flying 40 45 35 30 40 55 245
51 51 51 57 52 52 Golbat Poison Flying Inner Focus
Infiltrator
½ male, ½ female Flying 75 80 70 65 75 90 455
51 51 51 57 52 52 Crobat Poison Flying Inner Focus
Infiltrator
½ male, ½ female Flying 85 90 80 70 80 130 535
37 37 37 49 49 49 Farfetch'd Normal Flying Keen Eye
Inner Focus
Defiant
½ male, ½ female Flying
Field
52 65 55 58 62 60 352
53 53 53 53 53 50 Scyther Bug Flying Swarm
Technician
Steadfast
½ male, ½ female Bug 70 110 80 55 80 105 500
50 50 50 50 50 Moltres Fire Flying Pressure
Flame Body
genderless Undiscovered 90 100 90 125 85 90 580
29 29 29 33 33 33 Hoothoot Normal Flying Insomnia
Keen Eye
Tinted Lens
½ male, ½ female Flying 60 30 30 36 56 50 262
32 32 32 37 37 37 Noctowl Normal Flying Insomnia
Keen Eye
Tinted Lens
½ male, ½ female Flying 100 50 50 76 96 70 442
Togekiss Fairy Flying Hustle
Serene Grace
Super Luck
⅞ male, ⅛ female Flying
Fairy
85 50 95 120 115 80 545
54 54 54 54 54 54 Yanma Bug Flying Speed Boost
Compound Eyes
Frisk
½ male, ½ female Bug 65 65 45 75 45 95 390
49 54 54 54 54 Yanmega Bug Flying Speed Boost
Tinted Lens
Frisk
½ male, ½ female Bug 86 76 86 116 56 95 515
36 36 Mantyke Water Flying Swift Swim
Water Absorb
Water Veil
½ male, ½ female Undiscovered 45 20 50 60 120 50 345
36 36 Mantine Water Flying Swift Swim
Water Absorb
Water Veil
½ male, ½ female Water 1 65 40 70 80 140 70 465
40 39 39 42 42 42 Skarmory Steel Flying Keen Eye
Sturdy
Weak Armor
½ male, ½ female Flying 65 80 140 40 70 70 465
53 53 53 53 53 53 Taillow Normal Flying Guts
Scrappy
½ male, ½ female Flying 40 55 30 30 30 85 270
61 61 61 61 61 Swellow Normal Flying Guts
Scrappy
½ male, ½ female Flying 60 85 60 50 50 125 430
47 47 47 47 46 46 Wingull Water Flying Keen Eye
Rain Dish
½ male, ½ female Water 1
Flying
40 30 30 55 30 85 270
47 47 47 47 47 47 Masquerain Bug Flying Intimidate
Unnerve
½ male, ½ female Water 1
Bug
70 60 62 80 82 60 414
47 47 47 51 51 50 Tropius Grass Flying Chlorophyll
Solar Power
Harvest
½ male, ½ female Monster
Grass
99 68 83 72 87 51 460
35 35 35 35 Rayquaza Dragon Flying Air Lock genderless Undiscovered 105 150 90 150 90 95 680
41 41 41 41 41 41 Mothim Bug Flying Swarm
Tinted Lens
always male Bug 70 94 50 94 50 66 424
37 37 Vespiquen Bug Flying Pressure
Unnerve
always female Bug 70 80 102 80 102 40 474
64 64 64 64 64 Shaymin Sky Shaymin Grass Flying Serene Grace genderless Undiscovered 100 103 75 120 75 127 600
29 29 29 Pidove Normal Flying Big Pecks
Super Luck
Rivalry
½ male, ½ female Flying 50 55 50 36 30 43 264
32 32 32 Tranquill Normal Flying Big Pecks
Super Luck
Rivalry
½ male, ½ female Flying 62 77 62 50 42 65 358
33 33 33 Unfezant Normal Flying Big Pecks
Super Luck
Rivalry
½ male, ½ female Flying 80 115 80 65 55 93 488
32 32 32 Woobat Psychic Flying Unaware
Klutz
Simple
½ male, ½ female Flying
Field
55 45 43 55 43 72 313
32 32 32 Swoobat Psychic Flying Unaware
Klutz
Simple
½ male, ½ female Flying
Field
67 57 55 77 55 114 425
41 41 41 Sigilyph Psychic Flying Wonder Skin
Magic Guard
Tinted Lens
½ male, ½ female Flying 72 58 80 103 80 97 490
27 27 27 Ducklett Water Flying Keen Eye
Big Pecks
Hydration
½ male, ½ female Water 1
Flying
62 44 50 44 50 55 305
27 27 27 Swanna Water Flying Keen Eye
Big Pecks
Hydration
½ male, ½ female Water 1
Flying
75 87 63 87 63 98 473
41 41 41 Rufflet Normal Flying Keen Eye
Sheer Force
Hustle
always male Flying 70 83 50 37 50 60 350
41 41 41 Braviary Normal Flying Keen Eye
Sheer Force
Defiant
always male Flying 100 123 75 57 75 80 510
41 41 41 Vullaby Dark Flying Big Pecks
Overcoat
Weak Armor
always female Flying 70 55 75 45 65 60 370
41 41 41 Mandibuzz Dark Flying Big Pecks
Overcoat
Weak Armor
always female Flying 110 65 105 55 95 80 510
43 43 43 Incarnate Tornadus Flying Prankster
Defiant
always male Undiscovered 79 115 70 125 80 111 580
43 43 Tornadus Therian Tornadus Flying Regenerator always male Undiscovered 79 100 80 110 90 121 580
48 Noibat Flying Dragon Frisk
Infiltrator
Telepathy
½ male, ½ female Flying 40 30 35 45 40 55 245
53 Noivern Flying Dragon Frisk
Infiltrator
Telepathy
½ male, ½ female Flying 85 70 80 97 80 123 535
Yveltal Dark Flying Dark Aura genderless Undiscovered 126 131 95 131 98 99 680
Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 Generation 6 Pokémon Type Ability Gender Egg Group HP Atk Def SpA SpD Spd Total
Egg: Appears on a newly-hatched Pokémon, if the father had the same move.
• • • • • • Pidgey Normal Flying Keen Eye
Tangled Feet
Big Pecks
½ male, ½ female Flying 40 45 40 35 35 56 251
• • • Oshawott Water Torrent
Shell Armor
⅞ male, ⅛ female Field 55 55 45 63 45 45 308
• • • Sewaddle Bug Grass Swarm
Chlorophyll
Overcoat
½ male, ½ female Bug 45 53 70 40 60 42 310
• • • Emolga Electric Flying Static
Motor Drive
½ male, ½ female Field 55 75 60 75 60 103 428
Diamond, Pearl Platinum HeartGold, SoulSilver Black, White Black 2, White 2 Generation 6 Pokémon Type Ability Gender Egg Group HP Atk Def SpA SpD Spd Total
Rotom Form: Appears when Rotom changes to this form. Disappears if Rotom becomes another form and this move can only be learned by form change.
Rotom Fan Rotom Electric Flying Levitate genderless Amorphous 50 65 107 105 107 86 520

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