Essentials

Night Daze

Dark special

Generation 5

Summary

Has a 40% chance to lower the target's accuracy by one stage.

Damage Dealt

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

Stats

Power
85; percentile 68.5
Accuracy
95% ≈ 80.8 power
PP
10, up to 16 with PP Up PP Up
Target
Selected Pokémon
Effect chance
40
Priority
0 (normal)

Machines

Generation 5
Not a TM
Generation 6
Not a TM

Effect

Inflicts regular damage. Has a 40% chance to lower the target's accuracy by one stage.

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 lets loose a pitch-black shock wave at its target. It may also lower the target’s accuracy.

Generation 6
X, Y

The user lets loose a pitch-black shock wave at its target. This may also lower the target’s accuracy.

Foreign Names

Japanese
ナイトバースト (naitobaasuto)
Korean
나이트버스트
French
Explonuit
German
Nachtflut
Spanish
Pulso Noche
Italian
Urtoscuro

Similar moves

These moves all have the same effect as Night Daze.

Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Mud Bomb Ground special 10 65 85%

Has a 30% chance to lower the target's accuracy by one stage.

Mud-Slap Ground special 10 20 100%

Has a 100% chance to lower the target's accuracy by one stage.

Mirror Shot Steel special 10 65 85%

Has a 30% chance to lower the target's accuracy by one stage.

Muddy Water Water special 10 90 85%

Has a 30% chance to lower the target's accuracy by one stage.

Octazooka Water special 10 65 85%

Has a 50% chance to lower the target's accuracy by one stage.

Leaf Tornado Grass special 10 65 90%

Has a 50% chance to lower the target's accuracy by one stage.

Pokémon

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

Pokémon with higher Special Attack are more suited to Night Daze's special 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.
57 57 Zorua Dark Illusion ⅞ male, ⅛ female Field 40 65 40 80 40 65 330
64 Zoroark Dark Illusion ⅞ male, ⅛ female Field 60 105 60 120 60 105 510

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