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Dragon Rush

Dragon physical

Generation 4

Summary

Has a 20% chance to make the target flinch.

Damage Dealt

  • Bug 1
  • Dark 1
  • Dragon 2
  • Electric 1
  • Fairy 0
  • Fighting 1
  • Fire 1
  • Flying 1
  • Ghost 1
  • Grass 1
  • Ground 1
  • Ice 1
  • Normal 1
  • Poison 1
  • Psychic 1
  • Rock 1
  • Steel ½
  • Water 1

Stats

Power
100; percentile 80.9
Accuracy
75% ≈ 75.0 power
PP
10, up to 16 with PP Up PP Up
Target
Selected Pokémon
Effect chance
20
Priority
0 (normal)

Machines

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

Effect

Inflicts regular damage. Has a 20% 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 tackles the foe while exhibiting overwhelming menace. It may also make the target flinch.

Generation 5
Black, White, Black 2, White 2

The user tackles the target while exhibiting overwhelming menace. It may also make the target flinch.

Generation 6
X, Y

The user tackles the target while exhibiting overwhelming menace. This may also make the target flinch.

Foreign Names

Japanese
ドラゴンダイブ (doragondaibu)
Korean
드래곤다이브
French
Dracocharge
German
Drachenstoß
Spanish
Carga Dragón
Italian
Dragofuria
Czech
Dračí zteč

Contests

Generation 4 Super Contest

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

Similar moves

These moves all have the same effect as Dragon Rush.

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.

Iron Head Steel physical 15 80 100%

Has a 30% 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.

Air Slash Flying special 15 75 95%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Zen Headbutt Psychic physical 15 80 90%

Has a 20% 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

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

Pokémon with higher Attack are more suited to Dragon Rush's physical damage, and have the stat highlighted in green.

Diamond, Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold, SoulSilver Generation 5 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.
35 35 41 41 Dratini Dragon Shed Skin
Marvel Scale
½ male, ½ female Water 1
Dragon
41 64 45 50 50 50 300
39 39 47 47 Dragonair Dragon Shed Skin
Marvel Scale
½ male, ½ female Water 1
Dragon
61 84 65 70 70 70 420
39 39 47 47 Dragonite Dragon Flying Inner Focus
Multiscale
½ male, ½ female Water 1
Dragon
91 134 95 100 100 80 600
15 15 15 Lugia Psychic Flying Pressure
Multiscale
genderless Undiscovered 106 90 130 90 154 110 680
37 37 37 37 Gible Dragon Ground Sand Veil
Rough Skin
½ male, ½ female Monster
Dragon
58 70 45 40 45 42 300
49 49 49 49 Gabite Dragon Ground Sand Veil
Rough Skin
½ male, ½ female Monster
Dragon
68 90 65 50 55 82 410
55 55 55 55 Garchomp Dragon Ground Sand Veil
Rough Skin
½ male, ½ female Monster
Dragon
108 130 95 80 85 102 600
55 Garchomp Mega Garchomp Dragon Ground Sand Force ½ male, ½ female Monster
Dragon
108 170 115 120 95 92 700
42 42 Deino Dark Dragon Hustle ½ male, ½ female Dragon 52 65 50 45 50 38 300
42 42 Zweilous Dark Dragon Hustle ½ male, ½ female Dragon 72 85 70 65 70 58 420
42 42 Hydreigon Dark Dragon Levitate ½ male, ½ female Dragon 92 105 90 125 90 98 600
63 Yveltal Dark Flying Dark Aura genderless Undiscovered 126 131 95 131 98 99 680
Diamond, Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold, SoulSilver Generation 5 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.
• • • • Charmander Fire Blaze
Solar Power
⅞ male, ⅛ female Monster
Dragon
39 52 43 60 50 65 309
• • • • Rhyhorn Ground Rock Lightning Rod
Rock Head
Reckless
½ male, ½ female Monster
Field
80 85 95 30 30 25 345
• • • • Dratini Dragon Shed Skin
Marvel Scale
½ male, ½ female Water 1
Dragon
41 64 45 50 50 50 300
• • • • Aron Steel Rock Sturdy
Rock Head
Heavy Metal
½ male, ½ female Monster 50 70 100 40 40 30 330
• • • • Swablu Normal Flying Natural Cure
Cloud Nine
½ male, ½ female Flying
Dragon
45 40 60 40 75 50 310
• • • • Bagon Dragon Rock Head
Sheer Force
½ male, ½ female Dragon 45 75 60 40 30 50 300

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