Essentials

Wish

Normal status

Generation 3

Summary

User will recover half its max HP at the end of the next turn.

Damage Dealt

  • Bug 1
  • Dark 1
  • Dragon 1
  • Electric 1
  • Fairy 1
  • Fighting 1
  • Fire 1
  • Flying 1
  • Ghost 0
  • Grass 1
  • Ground 1
  • Ice 1
  • Normal 1
  • Poison 1
  • Psychic 1
  • Rock ½
  • Steel ½
  • Water 1

Stats

Power
— (no damage)
Accuracy
— (cannot miss)
PP
10, up to 16 with PP Up PP Up
Target
User
Effect chance
n/a
Priority
0 (normal)

Machines

Generation 3
Not a TM
Generation 4
Not a TM
Generation 5
Not a TM
Generation 6
Not a TM

Effect

At the end of the next turn, user will be healed for half its max HP. If the user is switched out, its replacement will be healed instead for half of the user's max HP. If the user faints or is forcefully switched by Roar or Whirlwind, this effect will not activate.

Meta

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

History

Before Black, White

Heals replacement Pokémon by half of their max HP.

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 3
Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald

A wish that restores HP. It takes time to work.

FireRed, LeafGreen

A self-healing move that restores half the full HP on the next turn.

Generation 4
Diamond, Pearl, Platinum, HeartGold, SoulSilver

A self-healing move. The user restores its own HP by up to half of its maximum HP in the next turn.

Generation 5
Black, White, Black 2, White 2

One turn after this move is used, the target’s HP is restored by half the user’s maximum HP.

Generation 6
X, Y

One turn after this move is used, the target’s HP is restored by half the user’s max HP.

Foreign Names

Japanese
ねがいごと (negaigoto)
Korean
희망사항
French
Vœu
German
Wunschtraum
Spanish
Deseo
Italian
Desiderio
Czech
Přání

Contests

Generation 3 Contest

Type
Cute
Appeal
♡♡♡
Jam
Flavor text
Temporarily stops the crowd from getting excited.
Use after
None
Use before
None

Generation 4 Super Contest

Type
Cute
Appeal
Flavor text
Increased Voltage is added to the performance score.
Use after
None
Use before
None

Similar moves

No other moves have the same effect as Wish.

Pokémon

Ruby, Sapphire
Emerald
Colosseum
XD
FireRed, LeafGreen Generation 4 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.
31 29 28 29 29 Togepi Fairy Hustle
Serene Grace
Super Luck
⅞ male, ⅛ female Undiscovered 35 20 65 40 65 20 245
31 29 28 29 29 Togetic Fairy Flying Hustle
Serene Grace
Super Luck
⅞ male, ⅛ female Flying
Fairy
55 40 85 80 105 40 405
30 30 28 28 28 Natu Psychic Flying Synchronize
Early Bird
Magic Bounce
½ male, ½ female Flying 40 50 45 70 45 70 320
35 35 30 30 30 Xatu Psychic Flying Synchronize
Early Bird
Magic Bounce
½ male, ½ female Flying 65 75 70 95 70 95 470
17 17 17 Gardevoir Psychic Fairy Synchronize
Trace
Telepathy
½ male, ½ female Amorphous 68 65 65 125 115 80 518
17 Gardevoir Mega Gardevoir Psychic Fairy Pixilate ½ male, ½ female Amorphous 68 85 65 165 135 100 618
21 21 21 21 21 Illumise Bug Oblivious
Tinted Lens
Prankster
always female Bug
Human-Like
65 47 55 73 75 85 400
5 5 5 5 5 Latias Dragon Psychic Levitate always female Undiscovered 80 80 90 110 130 110 600
Jirachi Steel Psychic Serene Grace genderless Undiscovered 100 100 100 100 100 100 600
37 37 Alomomola Water Healer
Hydration
Regenerator
½ male, ½ female Water 1
Water 2
165 75 80 40 45 65 470
20 Flabébé Fairy Flower Veil
Symbiosis
always female Fairy 44 38 39 61 79 42 303
20 Floette Fairy Flower Veil
Symbiosis
always female Fairy 54 45 47 75 98 52 371
Florges Fairy Flower Veil
Symbiosis
always female Fairy 78 65 68 112 154 75 552
45 Swirlix Fairy Sweet Veil
Unburden
½ male, ½ female Fairy 62 48 66 59 57 49 341
45 Slurpuff Fairy Sweet Veil
Unburden
½ male, ½ female Fairy 82 80 86 85 75 72 480
Ruby, Sapphire
Emerald
FireRed, LeafGreen Generation 4 Generation 5 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.
• • • • • Pichu Electric Static
Lightning Rod
½ male, ½ female Undiscovered 20 40 15 35 35 60 205
• • • • • Cleffa Fairy Cute Charm
Magic Guard
Friend Guard
¼ male, ¾ female Undiscovered 50 25 28 45 55 15 218
• • • • • Igglybuff Normal Fairy Cute Charm
Competitive
Friend Guard
¼ male, ¾ female Undiscovered 90 30 15 40 20 15 210
• • • • • Smoochum Ice Psychic Oblivious
Forewarn
Hydration
always female Undiscovered 45 30 15 85 65 65 305
• • • • • Eevee Normal Run Away
Adaptability
Anticipation
⅞ male, ⅛ female Field 55 55 50 45 65 55 325
• • • • • Girafarig Normal Psychic Inner Focus
Early Bird
Sap Sipper
½ male, ½ female Field 70 80 65 90 65 85 455
• • • • • Skitty Normal Cute Charm
Normalize
Wonder Skin
¼ male, ¾ female Field
Fairy
50 45 45 35 35 50 260
• • • • • Plusle Electric Plus
Lightning Rod
½ male, ½ female Fairy 60 50 40 85 75 95 405
• • • • • Minun Electric Minus
Volt Absorb
½ male, ½ female Fairy 60 40 50 75 85 95 405
• • • • • Spinda Normal Own Tempo
Tangled Feet
Contrary
½ male, ½ female Field
Human-Like
60 60 60 60 60 60 360
• • • Chingling Psychic Levitate ½ male, ½ female Undiscovered 45 30 50 65 50 45 285
• • • Chimecho Psychic Levitate ½ male, ½ female Amorphous 65 50 70 95 80 65 425
• • Pidove Normal Flying Big Pecks
Super Luck
Rivalry
½ male, ½ female Flying 50 55 50 36 30 43 264
• • Audino Normal Healer
Regenerator
Klutz
½ male, ½ female Fairy 103 60 86 60 86 50 445
• Fennekin Fire Blaze
Magician
⅞ male, ⅛ female Field 40 45 40 62 60 60 307
• Spritzee Fairy Healer
Aroma Veil
½ male, ½ female Fairy 78 52 60 63 65 23 341

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