Essentials

Horn Leech

Grass physical

Generation 5

Summary

Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

Damage Dealt

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

Stats

Power
75; percentile 54.3
Accuracy
100%
PP
10, up to 16 with PP Up PP Up
Target
Selected Pokémon
Effect chance
n/a
Priority
0 (normal)

Flags

Machines

Generation 5
Not a TM
Generation 6
Not a TM

Effect

Inflicts regular damage. Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

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 drains the target’s energy with its horns. The user’s HP is restored by half the damage taken by the target.

Generation 6
X, Y

The user drains the target’s energy with its horns. The user’s HP is restored by half the damage taken by the target.

Foreign Names

German
Holzgeweih
Italian
Legnicorno
Spanish
Astadrenaje
French
Encornebois
Japanese
ウッドホーン (uddohoon)

Similar moves

These moves all have the same effect as Horn Leech.

Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Absorb Grass special 25 20 100%

Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

Mega Drain Grass special 15 40 100%

Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

Leech Life Bug physical 15 20 100%

Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

Giga Drain Grass special 10 75 100%

Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

Drain Punch Fighting physical 10 75 100%

Drains half the damage inflicted to heal the user.

Pokémon

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

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

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.
37 37 Sawsbuck Normal Grass Chlorophyll
Sap Sipper
Serene Grace
½ male, ½ female Field 80 100 70 60 70 95 475
42 Skiddo Grass Sap Sipper
Grass Pelt
½ male, ½ female Field 66 65 48 62 57 52 350
47 Gogoat Grass Sap Sipper
Grass Pelt
½ male, ½ female Field 123 100 62 97 81 68 531
54 Phantump Ghost Grass Natural Cure
Frisk
Harvest
½ male, ½ female Grass
Amorphous
43 70 48 50 60 38 309
Trevenant Ghost Grass Natural Cure
Frisk
Harvest
½ male, ½ female Grass
Amorphous
85 110 76 65 82 56 474
55 Xerneas Fairy Fairy Aura genderless Undiscovered 126 131 95 131 98 99 680

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