Giga Impact (move)

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Move data

Type Normal
Category Physical Physical
Power 150
Accuracy 90
PP 5  (max. 8)
Introduced Generation 4

Technical/Hidden Machine

Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
TM68
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
TM68
X/Y TM68

Effects

Giga Impact deals damage, but the user must recharge on the next turn (bringing its effective power down to 75 per turn).

If the user has the ability Truant, it will recharge in the same turn that it loafs around.

Giga Impact is the Physical counterpart to Hyper Beam.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
The user charges at the foe using every bit of its power. The user must rest on the next turn.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
The user charges at the target using every bit of its power. The user must rest on the next turn.
X/Y The user charges at the target using every bit of its power. The user can’t move on the next turn.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Giga Impact 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.

Tauros
#128 / Normal
Level 63
Aerodactyl
#142 / Rock · Flying
Level 81
Snorlax
#143 / Normal
Level 57
Donphan
#232 / Ground
Level 54
Tyranitar
#248 / Rock · Dark
Level 82
Electivire
#466 / Electric
Level 62
Regigigas
#486 / Normal
Level 100
Lillipup
#506 / Normal
Level 40
Herdier
#507 / Normal
Level 47
Stoutland
#508 / Normal
Level 59
Escavalier
#589 / Bug · Steel
Level 56
Axew
#610 / Dragon
Level 61
Fraxure
#611 / Dragon
Level 66
Haxorus
#612 / Dragon
Level 74
Bouffalant
#626 / Normal
Level 61
Chesnaught
#652 / Grass · Fighting
Level 70
Tyrantrum
#697 / Rock · Dragon
Level 75
Xerneas
#716 / Fairy
Level 88

Learnt by TM

Venusaur
#003 / Grass · Poison
Charizard
#006 / Fire · Flying
Blastoise
#009 / Water
Butterfree
#012 / Bug · Flying
Beedrill
#015 / Bug · Poison
Pidgeot
#018 / Normal · Flying
Raticate
#020 / Normal
Fearow
#022 / Normal · Flying
Arbok
#024 / Poison
Raichu
#026 / Electric
Sandslash
#028 / Ground
Nidoqueen
#031 / Poison · Ground
Nidoking
#034 / Poison · Ground
Clefable
#036 / Fairy
Ninetales
#038 / Fire
Wigglytuff
#040 / Normal · Fairy
Golbat
#042 / Poison · Flying
Vileplume
#045 / Grass · Poison
Parasect
#047 / Bug · Grass
Venomoth
#049 / Bug · Poison
Dugtrio
#051 / Ground
Persian
#053 / Normal
Golduck
#055 / Water
Primeape
#057 / Fighting
Arcanine
#059 / Fire
Poliwrath
#062 / Water · Fighting
Alakazam
#065 / Psychic
Machamp
#068 / Fighting
Victreebel
#071 / Grass · Poison
Tentacruel
#073 / Water · Poison
Golem
#076 / Rock · Ground
Rapidash
#078 / Fire
Slowbro
#080 / Water · Psychic
Magneton
#082 / Electric · Steel
Dodrio
#085 / Normal · Flying
Dewgong
#087 / Water · Ice
Muk
#089 / Poison
Cloyster
#091 / Water · Ice
Gengar
#094 / Ghost · Poison
Hypno
#097 / Psychic
Kingler
#099 / Water
Electrode
#101 / Electric
Exeggutor
#103 / Grass · Psychic
Marowak
#105 / Ground
Lickitung
#108 / Normal
Weezing
#110 / Poison
Rhydon
#112 / Ground · Rock
Chansey
#113 / Normal
Tangela
#114 / Grass
Kangaskhan
#115 / Normal
Seadra
#117 / Water
Seaking
#119 / Water
Starmie
#121 / Water · Psychic
Mr. Mime
#122 / Psychic · Fairy
Scyther
#123 / Bug · Flying
Jynx
#124 / Ice · Psychic
Electabuzz
#125 / Electric
Magmar
#126 / Fire
Pinsir
#127 / Bug
Tauros
#128 / Normal
Gyarados
#130 / Water · Flying
Lapras
#131 / Water · Ice
Vaporeon
#134 / Water
Jolteon
#135 / Electric
Flareon
#136 / Fire
Porygon
#137 / Normal
Omastar
#139 / Rock · Water
Kabutops
#141 / Rock · Water
Aerodactyl
#142 / Rock · Flying
Snorlax
#143 / Normal
Articuno
#144 / Ice · Flying
Zapdos
#145 / Electric · Flying
Moltres
#146 / Fire · Flying
Dragonite
#149 / Dragon · Flying
Mewtwo
#150 / Psychic
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Meganium
#154 / Grass
Typhlosion
#157 / Fire
Feraligatr
#160 / Water
Furret
#162 / Normal
Noctowl
#164 / Normal · Flying
Ledian
#166 / Bug · Flying
Ariados
#168 / Bug · Poison
Crobat
#169 / Poison · Flying
Lanturn
#171 / Water · Electric
Togetic
#176 / Fairy · Flying
Xatu
#178 / Psychic · Flying
Ampharos
#181 / Electric
Bellossom
#182 / Grass
Azumarill
#184 / Water · Fairy
Politoed
#186 / Water
Jumpluff
#189 / Grass · Flying
Sunflora
#192 / Grass
Quagsire
#195 / Water · Ground
Espeon
#196 / Psychic
Umbreon
#197 / Dark
Slowking
#199 / Water · Psychic
Forretress
#205 / Bug · Steel
Steelix
#208 / Steel · Ground
Granbull
#210 / Fairy
Scizor
#212 / Bug · Steel
Heracross
#214 / Bug · Fighting
Ursaring
#217 / Normal
Magcargo
#219 / Fire · Rock
Piloswine
#221 / Ice · Ground
Octillery
#224 / Water
Mantine
#226 / Water · Flying
Houndoom
#229 / Dark · Fire
Kingdra
#230 / Water · Dragon
Donphan
#232 / Ground
Porygon2
#233 / Normal
Stantler
#234 / Normal
Miltank
#241 / Normal
Blissey
#242 / Normal
Raikou
#243 / Electric
Entei
#244 / Fire
Suicune
#245 / Water
Tyranitar
#248 / Rock · Dark
Lugia
#249 / Psychic · Flying
Ho-oh
#250 / Fire · Flying
Celebi
#251 / Psychic · Grass
Sceptile
#254 / Grass
Blaziken
#257 / Fire · Fighting
Swampert
#260 / Water · Ground
Mightyena
#262 / Dark
Linoone
#264 / Normal
Beautifly
#267 / Bug · Flying
Dustox
#269 / Bug · Poison
Ludicolo
#272 / Water · Grass
Shiftry
#275 / Grass · Dark
Swellow
#277 / Normal · Flying
Pelipper
#279 / Water · Flying
Gardevoir
#282 / Psychic · Fairy
Masquerain
#284 / Bug · Flying
Breloom
#286 / Grass · Fighting
Slaking
#289 / Normal
Ninjask
#291 / Bug · Flying
Shedinja
#292 / Bug · Ghost
Exploud
#295 / Normal
Hariyama
#297 / Fighting
Delcatty
#301 / Normal
Mawile
#303 / Steel · Fairy
Aggron
#306 / Steel · Rock
Medicham
#308 / Fighting · Psychic
Manectric
#310 / Electric
Swalot
#317 / Poison
Sharpedo
#319 / Water · Dark
Wailord
#321 / Water
Camerupt
#323 / Fire · Ground
Torkoal
#324 / Fire
Grumpig
#326 / Psychic
Flygon
#330 / Ground · Dragon
Cacturne
#332 / Grass · Dark
Altaria
#334 / Dragon · Flying
Lunatone
#337 / Rock · Psychic
Solrock
#338 / Rock · Psychic
Whiscash
#340 / Water · Ground
Crawdaunt
#342 / Water · Dark
Claydol
#344 / Ground · Psychic
Cradily
#346 / Rock · Grass
Armaldo
#348 / Rock · Bug
Milotic
#350 / Water
Banette
#354 / Ghost
Dusclops
#356 / Ghost
Tropius
#357 / Grass · Flying
Absol
#359 / Dark
Glalie
#362 / Ice
Walrein
#365 / Ice · Water
Huntail
#367 / Water
Gorebyss
#368 / Water
Relicanth
#369 / Water · Rock
Salamence
#373 / Dragon · Flying
Metagross
#376 / Steel · Psychic
Regirock
#377 / Rock
Regice
#378 / Ice
Registeel
#379 / Steel
Latias
#380 / Dragon · Psychic
Latios
#381 / Dragon · Psychic
Kyogre
#382 / Water
Groudon
#383 / Ground
Rayquaza
#384 / Dragon · Flying
Jirachi
#385 / Steel · Psychic
Deoxys
Normal Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Attack Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Defense Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Speed Forme
#386 / Psychic
Torterra
#389 / Grass · Ground
Infernape
#392 / Fire · Fighting
Empoleon
#395 / Water · Steel
Staraptor
#398 / Normal · Flying
Bibarel
#400 / Normal · Water
Kricketune
#402 / Bug
Luxray
#405 / Electric
Roserade
#407 / Grass · Poison
Rampardos
#409 / Rock
Bastiodon
#411 / Rock · Steel
Wormadam
Plant Cloak
#413 / Bug · Grass
Wormadam
Sandy Cloak
#413 / Bug · Ground
Wormadam
Trash Cloak
#413 / Bug · Steel
Mothim
#414 / Bug · Flying
Vespiquen
#416 / Bug · Flying
Floatzel
#419 / Water
Cherrim
#421 / Grass
Gastrodon
#423 / Water · Ground
Ambipom
#424 / Normal
Drifblim
#426 / Ghost · Flying
Lopunny
#428 / Normal
Mismagius
#429 / Ghost
Honchkrow
#430 / Dark · Flying
Purugly
#432 / Normal
Skuntank
#435 / Poison · Dark
Bronzong
#437 / Steel · Psychic
Spiritomb
#442 / Ghost · Dark
Garchomp
#445 / Dragon · Ground
Lucario
#448 / Fighting · Steel
Hippowdon
#450 / Ground
Drapion
#452 / Poison · Dark
Toxicroak
#454 / Poison · Fighting
Carnivine
#455 / Grass
Lumineon
#457 / Water
Abomasnow
#460 / Grass · Ice
Weavile
#461 / Dark · Ice
Magnezone
#462 / Electric · Steel
Lickilicky
#463 / Normal
Rhyperior
#464 / Ground · Rock
Tangrowth
#465 / Grass
Electivire
#466 / Electric
Magmortar
#467 / Fire
Togekiss
#468 / Fairy · Flying
Yanmega
#469 / Bug · Flying
Leafeon
#470 / Grass
Glaceon
#471 / Ice
Gliscor
#472 / Ground · Flying
Mamoswine
#473 / Ice · Ground
Porygon-Z
#474 / Normal
Gallade
#475 / Psychic · Fighting
Probopass
#476 / Rock · Steel
Dusknoir
#477 / Ghost
Froslass
#478 / Ice · Ghost
Uxie
#480 / Psychic
Mesprit
#481 / Psychic
Azelf
#482 / Psychic
Dialga
#483 / Steel · Dragon
Palkia
#484 / Water · Dragon
Heatran
#485 / Fire · Steel
Regigigas
#486 / Normal
Giratina
Altered Forme
#487 / Ghost · Dragon
Giratina
Origin Forme
#487 / Ghost · Dragon
Cresselia
#488 / Psychic
Manaphy
#490 / Water
Darkrai
#491 / Dark
Shaymin
Land Forme
#492 / Grass
Shaymin
Sky Forme
#492 / Grass · Flying
Arceus
#493 / Normal
Victini
#494 / Psychic · Fire
Serperior
#497 / Grass
Emboar
#500 / Fire · Fighting
Samurott
#503 / Water
Watchog
#505 / Normal
Lillipup
#506 / Normal
Herdier
#507 / Normal
Stoutland
#508 / Normal
Liepard
#510 / Dark
Simisage
#512 / Grass
Simisear
#514 / Fire
Simipour
#516 / Water
Musharna
#518 / Psychic
Unfezant
#521 / Normal · Flying
Zebstrika
#523 / Electric
Gigalith
#526 / Rock
Swoobat
#528 / Psychic · Flying
Excadrill
#530 / Ground · Steel
Conkeldurr
#534 / Fighting
Seismitoad
#537 / Water · Ground
Throh
#538 / Fighting
Sawk
#539 / Fighting
Leavanny
#542 / Bug · Grass
Scolipede
#545 / Bug · Poison
Whimsicott
#547 / Grass · Fairy
Lilligant
#549 / Grass
Krookodile
#553 / Ground · Dark
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Crustle
#558 / Bug · Rock
Scrafty
#560 / Dark · Fighting
Cofagrigus
#563 / Ghost
Carracosta
#565 / Water · Rock
Archeops
#567 / Rock · Flying
Garbodor
#569 / Poison
Zoroark
#571 / Dark
Cinccino
#573 / Normal
Gothitelle
#576 / Psychic
Reuniclus
#579 / Psychic
Swanna
#581 / Water · Flying
Vanilluxe
#584 / Ice
Sawsbuck
#586 / Normal · Grass
Escavalier
#589 / Bug · Steel
Amoonguss
#591 / Grass · Poison
Jellicent
#593 / Water · Ghost
Galvantula
#596 / Bug · Electric
Ferrothorn
#598 / Grass · Steel
Klinklang
#601 / Steel
Eelektross
#604 / Electric
Beheeyem
#606 / Psychic
Chandelure
#609 / Ghost · Fire
Axew
#610 / Dragon
Fraxure
#611 / Dragon
Haxorus
#612 / Dragon
Beartic
#614 / Ice
Accelgor
#617 / Bug
Mienshao
#620 / Fighting
Druddigon
#621 / Dragon
Golurk
#623 / Ground · Ghost
Bisharp
#625 / Dark · Steel
Bouffalant
#626 / Normal
Braviary
#628 / Normal · Flying
Mandibuzz
#630 / Dark · Flying
Heatmor
#631 / Fire
Durant
#632 / Bug · Steel
Hydreigon
#635 / Dark · Dragon
Volcarona
#637 / Bug · Fire
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
Genesect
#649 / Bug · Steel
Chesnaught
#652 / Grass · Fighting
Delphox
#655 / Fire · Psychic
Greninja
#658 / Water · Dark
Diggersby
#660 / Normal · Ground
Talonflame
#663 / Fire · Flying
Vivillon
#666 / Bug · Flying
Pyroar
#668 / Fire · Normal
Florges
#671 / Fairy
Gogoat
#673 / Grass
Pangoro
#675 / Fighting · Dark
Furfrou
#676 / Normal
Meowstic
Male
#678 / Psychic
Meowstic
Female
#678 / Psychic
Aegislash
Blade Forme
#681 / Steel · Ghost
Aegislash
Shield Forme
#681 / Steel · Ghost
Aromatisse
#683 / Fairy
Slurpuff
#685 / Fairy
Malamar
#687 / Dark · Psychic
Barbaracle
#689 / Rock · Water
Dragalge
#691 / Poison · Dragon
Clawitzer
#693 / Water
Heliolisk
#695 / Electric · Normal
Tyrantrum
#697 / Rock · Dragon
Aurorus
#699 / Rock · Ice
Sylveon
#700 / Fairy
Hawlucha
#701 / Fighting · Flying
Dedenne
#702 / Electric · Fairy
Goodra
#706 / Dragon
Klefki
#707 / Steel · Fairy
Trevenant
#709 / Ghost · Grass
Gourgeist
Average Size
#711 / Ghost · Grass
Avalugg
#713 / Ice
Noivern
#715 / Flying · Dragon
Xerneas
#716 / Fairy
Yveltal
#717 / Dark · Flying
Zygarde
#718 / Dragon · Ground
Diancie
#719 / Rock · Fairy
Hoopa
#720 / Psychic · Ghost
Volcanion
#721 / Fire · Water