Bolt Strike (move)

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Move data

Type Electric
Category Physical Physical
Power 130
Accuracy 85
PP 5  (max. 8)
Introduced Generation 5

Effects

Bolt Strike deals damage and has a 20% chance of paralyzing the target.

Electric type Pokémon, those with the ability Limber or those behind a Substitute cannot be paralyzed.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Black/White The user charges its target, surrounding itself with a great amount of electricity. It may leave the target with paralysis.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Bolt Strike at the level specified. The level numbers given are for Pokémon X & Y and may vary in other games; check the Pokémon's dex page for details.

Zekrom
#644 / Dragon · Electric
Level 100

Special/Event moves

Victini
#494 / Psychic · Fire
Japanese Pokémon Center event