Essentials

Steamroller

Bug physical

Generation 5

Summary

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Damage Dealt

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

Stats

Power
65; percentile 42.5
Accuracy
100%
PP
20, up to 32 with PP Up PP Up
Target
Selected Pokémon
Effect chance
30
Priority
0 (normal)

Machines

Generation 5
Not a TM
Generation 6
Not a TM

Effect

Inflicts regular damage. Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Power is doubled against Pokémon that have used Minimize since entering the field.

Meta

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

History

Before Gold, Silver

Does not interact with Minimize.

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 5
Black, White, Black 2, White 2

The user crushes its targets by rolling over them with its rolled-up body. This attack may make the target flinch.

Generation 6
X, Y

The user crushes its targets by rolling over them with its rolled-up body. This may also make the target flinch.

Foreign Names

Japanese
ハードローラー (haadorooraa)
Korean
하드롤러
French
Bulldoboule
German
Quetschwalze
Spanish
Rodillo de Púas
Italian
Rulloduro

Similar moves

These moves all have the same effect as Steamroller.

Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Stomp Normal physical 20 65 100%

Has a 30% chance to make the target flinch.

Pokémon

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

Pokémon with higher Attack are more suited to Steamroller'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.
18 11 Golem Rock Ground Rock Head
Sturdy
Sand Veil
½ male, ½ female Mineral 80 120 130 55 65 45 495
33 33 Venipede Bug Poison Poison Point
Swarm
Speed Boost
½ male, ½ female Bug 30 45 59 30 39 57 260
37 37 Whirlipede Bug Poison Poison Point
Swarm
Speed Boost
½ male, ½ female Bug 40 55 99 40 79 47 360
39 39 Scolipede Bug Poison Poison Point
Swarm
Speed Boost
½ male, ½ female Bug 60 100 89 55 69 112 485

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