Extreme Speed (move)

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Move data

Type Normal
Category Physical Physical
Power 80
Accuracy 100
PP 5  (max. 8)
Priority +2
Introduced Generation 2

Effects

Extreme Speed deals damage and attacks before the majority of other moves (priority of +2).

Changes

In Generations 1-4, its priority is +1, which means that an opponent using other priority moves such as Quick Attack or Aqua Jet can attack before Extreme Speed if the opponent is faster.

In Generations 2-5, this move's name was formatted as ExtremeSpeed.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Gold/Silver
Crystal
A powerful first-strike move.
Ruby/Sapphire
Emerald
An extremely fast and powerful attack.
FireRed/LeafGreen A blindingly speedy charge attack that always goes before any other.
Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
The user charges the foe at blinding speed. This attack always goes before any other move.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
The user charges the target at blinding speed. This attack always goes before any other move.
X/Y The user charges the target at blinding speed. This move always goes first.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Extreme Speed at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon X & Y and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Arcanine
#059 / Fire
Level 34
Rayquaza
#384 / Dragon · Flying
Level 75
Deoxys
Speed Forme
#386 / Psychic
Level 97
Lucario
#448 / Fighting · Steel
Level 1
Lucario
#448 / Fighting · Steel
Level 65
Togekiss
#468 / Fairy · Flying
Level 1
Arceus
#493 / Normal
Level 40
Zygarde
#718 / Dragon · Ground
Level 88

Learnt by breeding

These Pokémon can learn Extreme Speed as an egg move. Their breeding groups are also shown for reference.

Dratini
#147 / Dragon
Dragon, Water 1
Dragonair
#148 / Dragon
Dragon, Water 1
Dragonite
#149 / Dragon · Flying
Dragon, Water 1

Learnt in previous generations only

These Pokémon can only learn Extreme Speed in previous games; check the respective Pokédex pages for full details.

Raikou
#243 / Electric
Gen 4 — Special
Entei
#244 / Fire
Gen 4 — Special
Suicune
#245 / Water
Gen 4 — Special