Focus Blast (move)

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Move data

Type Fighting
Category Special Special
Power 120
Accuracy 70
PP 5  (max. 8)
Introduced Generation 4

Technical/Hidden Machine

Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
TM52
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
TM52
X/Y TM52

Effects

Focus Blast deals damage and has a 10% chance of lowering the target's Special Defense by one stage.

Stats can be lowered to a minimum of -6 stages each.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
The user heightens its mental focus and unleashes its power. It may also lower the target’s Sp. Def.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
The user heightens its mental focus and unleashes its power. It may also lower the target’s Sp. Def.
X/Y The user heightens its mental focus and unleashes its power. This may also lower the target’s Sp. Def.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Focus Blast 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.

Yveltal
#717 / Dark · Flying
Level 72

Learnt by Machine

Charizard
#006 / Fire · Flying
Blastoise
#009 / Water
Raichu
#026 / Electric
Sandslash
#028 / Ground
Nidoqueen
#031 / Poison · Ground
Nidoking
#034 / Poison · Ground
Clefable
#036 / Fairy
Wigglytuff
#040 / Normal · Fairy
Golduck
#055 / Water
Mankey
#056 / Fighting
Primeape
#057 / Fighting
Poliwrath
#062 / Water · Fighting
Alakazam
#065 / Psychic
Machop
#066 / Fighting
Machoke
#067 / Fighting
Machamp
#068 / Fighting
Golem
#076 / Rock · Ground
Slowbro
#080 / Water · Psychic
Muk
#089 / Poison
Gengar
#094 / Ghost · Poison
Hypno
#097 / Psychic
Marowak
#105 / Ground
Hitmonlee
#106 / Fighting
Hitmonchan
#107 / Fighting
Rhydon
#112 / Ground · Rock
Kangaskhan
#115 / Normal
Mr. Mime
#122 / Psychic · Fairy
Jynx
#124 / Ice · Psychic
Electabuzz
#125 / Electric
Magmar
#126 / Fire
Pinsir
#127 / Bug
Snorlax
#143 / Normal
Dragonite
#149 / Dragon · Flying
Mewtwo
#150 / Psychic
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Typhlosion
#157 / Fire
Feraligatr
#160 / Water
Furret
#162 / Normal
Ledian
#166 / Bug · Flying
Ampharos
#181 / Electric
Azumarill
#184 / Water · Fairy
Politoed
#186 / Water
Quagsire
#195 / Water · Ground
Slowking
#199 / Water · Psychic
Granbull
#210 / Fairy
Heracross
#214 / Bug · Fighting
Ursaring
#217 / Normal
Miltank
#241 / Normal
Blissey
#242 / Normal
Tyranitar
#248 / Rock · Dark
Sceptile
#254 / Grass
Combusken
#256 / Fire · Fighting
Blaziken
#257 / Fire · Fighting
Swampert
#260 / Water · Ground
Ludicolo
#272 / Water · Grass
Shiftry
#275 / Grass · Dark
Gardevoir
#282 / Psychic · Fairy
Breloom
#286 / Grass · Fighting
Vigoroth
#288 / Normal
Slaking
#289 / Normal
Exploud
#295 / Normal
Makuhita
#296 / Fighting
Hariyama
#297 / Fighting
Mawile
#303 / Steel · Fairy
Aggron
#306 / Steel · Rock
Meditite
#307 / Fighting · Psychic
Medicham
#308 / Fighting · Psychic
Grumpig
#326 / Psychic
Cacturne
#332 / Grass · Dark
Zangoose
#335 / Normal
Regirock
#377 / Rock
Regice
#378 / Ice
Registeel
#379 / Steel
Groudon
#383 / Ground
Rayquaza
#384 / Dragon · Flying
Deoxys
Normal Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Attack Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Defense Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Speed Forme
#386 / Psychic
Monferno
#391 / Fire · Fighting
Infernape
#392 / Fire · Fighting
Rampardos
#409 / Rock
Floatzel
#419 / Water
Lopunny
#428 / Normal
Riolu
#447 / Fighting
Lucario
#448 / Fighting · Steel
Croagunk
#453 / Poison · Fighting
Toxicroak
#454 / Poison · Fighting
Abomasnow
#460 / Grass · Ice
Weavile
#461 / Dark · Ice
Lickilicky
#463 / Normal
Rhyperior
#464 / Ground · Rock
Tangrowth
#465 / Grass
Electivire
#466 / Electric
Magmortar
#467 / Fire
Gallade
#475 / Psychic · Fighting
Dusknoir
#477 / Ghost
Palkia
#484 / Water · Dragon
Regigigas
#486 / Normal
Darkrai
#491 / Dark
Arceus
#493 / Normal
Victini
#494 / Psychic · Fire
Pignite
#499 / Fire · Fighting
Emboar
#500 / Fire · Fighting
Watchog
#505 / Normal
Simisage
#512 / Grass
Simisear
#514 / Fire
Simipour
#516 / Water
Excadrill
#530 / Ground · Steel
Timburr
#532 / Fighting
Gurdurr
#533 / Fighting
Conkeldurr
#534 / Fighting
Seismitoad
#537 / Water · Ground
Throh
#538 / Fighting
Sawk
#539 / Fighting
Krookodile
#553 / Ground · Dark
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Scraggy
#559 / Dark · Fighting
Scrafty
#560 / Dark · Fighting
Carracosta
#565 / Water · Rock
Archeops
#567 / Rock · Flying
Garbodor
#569 / Poison
Zoroark
#571 / Dark
Cinccino
#573 / Normal
Reuniclus
#579 / Psychic
Escavalier
#589 / Bug · Steel
Haxorus
#612 / Dragon
Beartic
#614 / Ice
Accelgor
#617 / Bug
Mienfoo
#619 / Fighting
Mienshao
#620 / Fighting
Druddigon
#621 / Dragon
Golett
#622 / Ground · Ghost
Golurk
#623 / Ground · Ghost
Bisharp
#625 / Dark · Steel
Heatmor
#631 / Fire
Hydreigon
#635 / Dark · Dragon
Cobalion
#638 / Steel · Fighting
Terrakion
#639 / Rock · Fighting
Virizion
#640 / Grass · Fighting
Tornadus
Incarnate Forme
#641 / Flying
Thundurus
Incarnate Forme
#642 / Electric · Flying
Reshiram
#643 / Dragon · Fire
Zekrom
#644 / Dragon · Electric
Landorus
Incarnate Forme
#645 / Ground · Flying
Kyurem
Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem
White Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem
Black Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Keldeo
Ordinary Forme
#647 / Water · Fighting
Meloetta
Aria Forme
#648 / Normal · Psychic
Chesnaught
#652 / Grass · Fighting
Pangoro
#675 / Fighting · Dark
Barbaracle
#689 / Rock · Water
Dragalge
#691 / Poison · Dragon
Clawitzer
#693 / Water
Heliolisk
#695 / Electric · Normal
Hawlucha
#701 / Fighting · Flying
Goodra
#706 / Dragon
Trevenant
#709 / Ghost · Grass
Gourgeist
Average Size
#711 / Ghost · Grass
Noivern
#715 / Flying · Dragon
Xerneas
#716 / Fairy
Yveltal
#717 / Dark · Flying
Zygarde
#718 / Dragon · Ground