- 40; percentile 13.8
- 40, up to 64 with PP Up
- Selected Pokémon
- Effect chance
- 0 (normal)
- Makes contact
- Has a charging turn
- Must recharge
- Blocked by Detect and Protect
Copied by Mirror Move
A Pokémon targeted by this move can use Mirror Move to copy it.
- Unusable during Gravity
- Defrosts when used
- Targets opposite side in triples
- Ignores Substitute
- Mental effects
- Unusable during Sky Battles
Not a TM
Not a TM
Inflicts regular damage. Will not reduce the target's HP below 1.
This reflects how the games treat moves and may be somewhat idealistic.
The user holds back when it attacks and the target is left with at least 1 HP.
The user holds back when it attacks, and the target is left with at least 1 HP.
- てかげん (tekagen)
These moves all have the same effect as Hold Back.
Cannot lower the target's HP below 1.
Normal Pokémon get STAB, and have their types highlighted in green.
Pokémon with higher Attack are more suited to Hold Back's physical damage, and have the stat highlighted in green.