|PP||10 (max. 16)|
Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.
Giga Drain deals damage and the user will recover 50% of the HP drained.
If the user is holding a Big Root, the move instead recovers 65% of the damage dealt (30% more than normal). If used on a Pokemon with the ability Liquid Ooze, the user instead loses the HP it would have otherwise gained.
In Generations 1-4, Giga Drain has a base power of 60.
In Generations 1-3, Giga Drain has only 5 PP.
TM19 in Generation 2, 3, 4
|Steals 1/2 of the damage inflicted.|
|A nutrient-draining attack. The user’s HP is restored by half the damage taken by the target.|
|An attack that steals half the damage inflicted.|
|FireRed/LeafGreen||A harsh attack that absorbs half the damage it inflicted to restore HP.|
These pokemon learn Giga Drain at the level specified. The level numbers given are for Pokemon Black & White and may vary in other games; check the pokemon's dex page for details.
These pokemon can learn Giga Drain as an egg move. Their breeding groups are also shown for reference.
These pokemon can learn Giga Drain by the various move tutors in the games.
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