Essentials

Sacred Sword

Fighting physical

Generation 5

Summary

Ignores the target's stat modifiers.

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
90; percentile 73.1
Accuracy
100%
PP
15, up to 24 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. Damage calculation ignores the target's stat modifiers, including evasion.

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 attacks by slicing with its long horns. The target’s stat changes don’t affect this attack’s damage.

Foreign Names

Italian
Spadasolenne
French
Lame Sainte
Spanish
Espadasanta
German
Sanctoklinge
Japanese
せいなるつるぎ (seinarutsurugi)

Similar moves

These moves all have the same effect as Sacred Sword.

Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Chip Away Normal physical 20 70 100%

Ignores the target's stat modifiers.

Pokémon

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

Pokémon with higher Attack are more suited to Sacred Sword's physical 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.
42 42 42 Cobalion Steel Fighting Justified genderless Undiscovered 91 90 129 90 72 108 580
42 42 42 Terrakion Rock Fighting Justified genderless Undiscovered 91 129 90 72 90 108 580
42 42 42 Virizion Grass Fighting Justified genderless Undiscovered 91 90 72 90 129 108 580
43 43 43 Ordinary Keldeo Water Fighting Justified genderless Undiscovered 91 72 90 129 90 108 580
43 43 Keldeo Resolute Keldeo Water Fighting Justified genderless Undiscovered 91 72 90 129 90 108 580
47 Honedge Steel Ghost No Guard ½ male, ½ female Mineral 45 80 100 35 37 28 325
51 Doublade Steel Ghost No Guard ½ male, ½ female Mineral 59 110 150 45 49 35 448
Shield Aegislash Steel Ghost Stance Change ½ male, ½ female Mineral 60 50 150 50 150 60 520
Aegislash Blade Aegislash Steel Ghost Stance Change ½ male, ½ female Mineral 60 150 50 150 50 60 520

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