Essentials

Electro Ball

Electric special

Generation 5

Summary

Power is higher when the user has greater Speed than the target, up to a maximum of 150.

Damage Dealt

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

Stats

Power
* (no fixed power)
Accuracy
100%
PP
10, up to 16 with PP Up PP Up
Target
Selected Pokémon
Effect chance
n/a
Priority
0 (normal)

Machines

Generation 5
Not a TM
Generation 6
Not a TM

Effect

Inflicts regular damage. The greater the user's Speed compared to the target's, the higher power this move has, to a maximum of 150.

User's Speed Power
Up to 2× the target's Speed 60
Up to 3× the target's Speed 80
Up to 4× the target's Speed 120
More than 4× the target's Speed 150

Meta

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

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 5
Black, White, Black 2, White 2

The user hurls an electric orb at the target. The faster the user is than the target, the greater the damage.

Generation 6
X, Y

The user hurls an electric orb at the target. The faster the user is than the target, the greater the move’s power.

Foreign Names

Japanese
エレキボール (erekibooru)
Korean
일렉트릭볼
French
Boule Élek
German
Elektroball
Spanish
Bola Voltio
Italian
Energisfera

Similar moves

No other moves have the same effect as Electro Ball.

Pokémon

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

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

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.
18 18 18 Pikachu Electric Static
Lightning Rod
½ male, ½ female Field
Fairy
35 55 40 50 50 90 320
27 32 32 Magnemite Electric Steel Magnet Pull
Sturdy
Analytic
genderless Mineral 25 35 70 95 55 45 325
27 34 34 Magneton Electric Steel Magnet Pull
Sturdy
Analytic
genderless Mineral 50 60 95 120 70 70 465
27 34 34 Magnezone Electric Steel Magnet Pull
Sturdy
Analytic
genderless Mineral 70 70 115 130 90 60 535
29 29 29 Voltorb Electric Soundproof
Static
Aftermath
genderless Mineral 40 30 50 55 55 100 330
29 29 29 Electrode Electric Soundproof
Static
Aftermath
genderless Mineral 60 50 70 80 80 140 480
31 22 22 Elekid Electric Static
Vital Spirit
¾ male, ¼ female Undiscovered 45 63 37 65 55 95 360
32 22 22 Electabuzz Electric Static
Vital Spirit
¾ male, ¼ female Human-Like 65 83 57 95 85 105 490
32 22 22 Electivire Electric Motor Drive
Vital Spirit
¾ male, ¼ female Human-Like 75 123 67 95 85 95 540
28 28 28 Chinchou Water Electric Volt Absorb
Illuminate
Water Absorb
½ male, ½ female Water 2 75 38 38 56 56 67 330
30 30 30 Lanturn Water Electric Volt Absorb
Illuminate
Water Absorb
½ male, ½ female Water 2 125 58 58 76 76 67 460
28 22 22 Mareep Electric Static
Plus
½ male, ½ female Monster
Field
55 40 40 65 45 35 280
31 25 25 Flaaffy Electric Static
Plus
½ male, ½ female Monster
Field
70 55 55 80 60 45 365
33 25 25 Ampharos Electric Static
Plus
½ male, ½ female Monster
Field
90 75 85 115 90 55 510
25 Ampharos Mega Ampharos Electric Dragon Mold Breaker ½ male, ½ female Monster
Field
90 95 105 165 110 45 610
29 29 29 Plusle Electric Plus
Lightning Rod
½ male, ½ female Fairy 60 50 40 85 75 95 405
29 29 29 Minun Electric Minus
Volt Absorb
½ male, ½ female Fairy 60 40 50 75 85 95 405
25 25 25 Pachirisu Electric Run Away
Pickup
Volt Absorb
½ male, ½ female Field
Fairy
60 45 70 45 90 95 405
43 43 43 Rotom Electric Ghost Levitate genderless Amorphous 50 50 77 95 77 91 440
43 43 43 Rotom Heat Rotom Electric Fire Levitate genderless Amorphous 50 65 107 105 107 86 520
43 43 43 Rotom Wash Rotom Electric Water Levitate genderless Amorphous 50 65 107 105 107 86 520
43 43 43 Rotom Frost Rotom Electric Ice Levitate genderless Amorphous 50 65 107 105 107 86 520
43 43 43 Rotom Fan Rotom Electric Flying Levitate genderless Amorphous 50 65 107 105 107 86 520
43 43 43 Rotom Mow Rotom Electric Grass Levitate genderless Amorphous 50 65 107 105 107 86 520
26 26 26 Emolga Electric Flying Static
Motor Drive
½ male, ½ female Field 55 75 60 75 60 103 428
29 29 29 Joltik Bug Electric Compound Eyes
Unnerve
Swarm
½ male, ½ female Bug 50 47 50 57 50 65 319
29 29 29 Galvantula Bug Electric Compound Eyes
Unnerve
Swarm
½ male, ½ female Bug 70 77 60 97 60 108 472
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.
• • • Electrike Electric Static
Lightning Rod
Minus
½ male, ½ female Field 40 45 40 65 40 65 295

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