Prevents the target from using sound-based moves for two turns.
- 80; percentile 55.2
- 15, up to 24 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
Inflicts regular damage. Silences the target for two turns, preventing it from using any sound-based moves.
This reflects how the games treat moves and may be somewhat idealistic.
The user attacks the target’s throat, and the resultant suffering prevents the target from using moves that emit sound for two turns.
- じごくづき (jigokudzuki)
- Neck Strike
- Golpe Mordaza
- Colpo Infernale
No other moves have the same effect as Throat Chop.
Dark Pokémon get STAB, and have their types highlighted in green.
Pokémon with higher Attack are more suited to Throat Chop's physical damage, and have the stat highlighted in green.
|Level up: Learned when a Pokémon reaches a certain level.|
|Egg: Appears on a newly-hatched Pokémon, if the father had the same move.|