Essentials

High Jump Kick

Fighting physical

Generation 1

Summary

If the user misses, it takes half the damage it would have inflicted in recoil.

Damage Dealt

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

Stats

Power
130; percentile 93.2
Accuracy
90% ≈ 117.0 power
PP
10, up to 16 with PP Up PP Up
Target
Selected Pokémon
Effect chance
n/a
Priority
0 (normal)

Flags

Machines

Generation 1
Not a TM
Generation 2
Not a TM
Generation 3
Not a TM
Generation 4
Not a TM
Generation 5
Not a TM
Generation 6
Not a TM

Effect

Inflicts regular damage. If this move misses, is blocked by Protect or Detect, or has no effect, the user takes half the damage it would have inflicted in recoil. This recoil damage will not exceed half the user's max HP.

This move cannot be used while Gravity is in effect.

Meta

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

History

Before Black, White
Has 100 power. Has 20 PP.
Before Black, White

If this move misses, the user takes half of the damage it would have inflicted in recoil.

Before Diamond, Pearl
Has 85 power.
Before Gold, Silver

If this move misses, the user takes 1 point of damage in recoil.

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 2
Gold, Silver, Crystal

May miss and hurt the user.

Generation 3
Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald

A jumping knee kick. If it misses, the user is hurt.

FireRed, LeafGreen

A strong jumping knee kick. If it misses, the user is hurt.

Generation 4
Diamond, Pearl, Platinum, HeartGold, SoulSilver

The foe is attacked with a knee kick from a jump. If it misses, the user is hurt instead.

Generation 5
Black, White, Black 2, White 2

The target is attacked with a knee kick from a jump. If it misses, the user is hurt instead.

Generation 6
X, Y

The target is attacked with a knee kick from a jump. If it misses, the user is hurt instead.

Foreign Names

Czech
Vysoký kop
Spanish
Pat. S. Alta
French
Pied Voltige
German
Turmkick
Italian
Calcinvolo
Japanese
とびひざげり (tobihizageri)

Contests

Generation 3 Contest

Type
Cool
Appeal
♡♡♡♡♡♡
Jam
Flavor text
After this move, the user is more easily startled.
Use after
Use before
None

Generation 4 Super Contest

Type
Cool
Appeal
♡♡♡
Flavor text
A basic performance using a move known by the Pokémon.
Use after
Use before
None

Similar moves

These moves all have the same effect as High Jump Kick.

Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Jump Kick Fighting physical 10 100 95%

If the user misses, it takes half the damage it would have inflicted in recoil.

Pokémon

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

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

Generation 1 Generation 2 Ruby, Sapphire
Emerald
Colosseum
XD
FireRed, LeafGreen Generation 4 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.
48 26 26 26 29 29 29 Hitmonlee Fighting Limber
Reckless
Unburden
always male Human-Like 50 120 53 35 110 87 455
Blaziken Fire Fighting Blaze
Speed Boost
⅞ male, ⅛ female Field 80 120 70 110 70 80 530
Blaziken Mega Blaziken Fire Fighting Speed Boost ⅞ male, ⅛ female Field 80 160 80 130 80 100 630
32 33 32 32 32 Meditite Fighting Psychic Pure Power
Telepathy
½ male, ½ female Human-Like 30 40 55 40 55 60 280
32 33 32 32 32 Medicham Fighting Psychic Pure Power
Telepathy
½ male, ½ female Human-Like 60 60 75 60 75 80 410
32 Medicham Mega Medicham Fighting Psychic Pure Power ½ male, ½ female Human-Like 60 100 85 80 85 100 510
31 31 Scraggy Dark Fighting Shed Skin
Moxie
Intimidate
½ male, ½ female Field
Dragon
50 75 70 35 70 48 348
31 31 Scrafty Dark Fighting Shed Skin
Moxie
Intimidate
½ male, ½ female Field
Dragon
65 90 115 45 115 58 488
53 50 Mienfoo Fighting Inner Focus
Regenerator
Reckless
½ male, ½ female Field
Human-Like
45 85 50 55 50 65 350
56 56 Mienshao Fighting Inner Focus
Regenerator
Reckless
½ male, ½ female Field
Human-Like
65 125 60 95 60 105 510
44 Hawlucha Fighting Flying Limber
Unburden
Mold Breaker
½ male, ½ female Human-Like 78 92 75 74 63 118 500
Generation 1 Generation 2 Ruby, Sapphire
Emerald
FireRed, LeafGreen Generation 4 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.
• • • • • • Tyrogue Fighting Guts
Steadfast
Vital Spirit
always male Undiscovered 35 35 35 35 35 35 210
• • • Riolu Fighting Steadfast
Inner Focus
Prankster
⅞ male, ⅛ female Undiscovered 40 70 40 35 40 60 285

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