Essentials

Power Whip

Grass physical

Generation 4

Summary

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

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
120; percentile 88.8
Accuracy
85% ≈ 102.0 power
PP
10, up to 16 with PP Up PP Up
Target
Selected Pokémon
Effect chance
n/a
Priority
0 (normal)

Flags

Machines

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

Effect

Inflicts regular damage.

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 violently whirls its vines or tentacles to harshly lash the foe.

Generation 5
Black, White, Black 2, White 2

The user violently whirls its vines or tentacles to harshly lash the target.

Generation 6
X, Y

The user violently whirls its vines or tentacles to harshly lash the target.

Foreign Names

Italian
Vigorcolpo
French
Mégafouet
Spanish
Latigazo
Czech
Šleh bičem
German
Blattgeißel
Japanese
パワーウィップ (pawaawippu)

Contests

Generation 4 Super Contest

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

Similar moves

These moves all have the same effect as Power Whip.

Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Pound Normal physical 35 40 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Mega Punch Normal physical 20 80 85%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Scratch Normal physical 35 40 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Vice Grip Normal physical 30 55 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Cut Normal physical 30 50 95%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Wing Attack Flying physical 35 60 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Slam Normal physical 20 80 75%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Vine Whip Grass physical 25 45 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Mega Kick Normal physical 5 120 75%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Horn Attack Normal physical 25 65 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Tackle Normal physical 35 50 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Water Gun Water special 25 40 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Hydro Pump Water special 5 110 80%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Peck Flying physical 35 35 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Drill Peck Flying physical 20 80 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Strength Normal physical 15 80 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Rock Throw Rock physical 15 50 90%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Egg Bomb Normal physical 10 100 75%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Megahorn Bug physical 10 120 85%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Hyper Voice Normal special 10 90 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Dragon Claw Dragon physical 15 80 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Aqua Tail Water physical 10 90 90%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Seed Bomb Grass physical 15 80 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

X-Scissor Bug physical 15 80 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Dragon Pulse Dragon special 10 85 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Power Gem Rock special 20 80 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Petal Blizzard Grass physical 15 90 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Fairy Wind Fairy special 30 40 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Boomburst Normal special 10 140 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Dazzling Gleam Fairy special 10 80 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Land's Wrath Ground physical 10 90 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Shadow Blitz Shadow physical 40 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Shadow Break Shadow physical 75 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Shadow Rave Shadow special 70 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Shadow Storm Shadow special 95 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Shadow Wave Shadow special 50 100%

Inflicts regular damage with no additional effect.

Pokémon

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

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

Diamond, Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold, SoulSilver 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.
49 49 53 53 53 Lickitung Normal Own Tempo
Oblivious
Cloud Nine
½ male, ½ female Monster 90 55 75 60 75 30 385
49 49 53 53 Lickilicky Normal Own Tempo
Oblivious
Cloud Nine
½ male, ½ female Monster 110 85 95 80 95 50 515
54 54 54 53 50 Tangela Grass Chlorophyll
Leaf Guard
Regenerator
½ male, ½ female Grass 65 55 115 100 40 60 435
54 54 54 53 53 Tangrowth Grass Chlorophyll
Leaf Guard
Regenerator
½ male, ½ female Grass 100 100 125 110 50 50 535
47 47 51 51 50 Carnivine Grass Levitate ½ male, ½ female Grass 74 100 72 90 72 46 454
40 40 40 Ferrothorn Grass Steel Iron Barbs
Anticipation
½ male, ½ female Grass
Mineral
74 94 131 54 116 20 489
55 Goodra Dragon Sap Sipper
Hydration
Gooey
½ male, ½ female Dragon 90 100 70 110 150 80 600
Diamond, Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold, SoulSilver 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.
• • • • Bulbasaur Grass Poison Overgrow
Chlorophyll
⅞ male, ⅛ female Monster
Grass
45 49 49 65 65 45 318
• • • Bellsprout Grass Poison Chlorophyll
Gluttony
½ male, ½ female Grass 50 75 35 70 30 40 300

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