Horn Leech (move)

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Move data

Type Grass
Category Physical Physical
Power 75
Accuracy 100
PP 10  (max. 16)
Introduced Generation 5

Effects

Horn Leech 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.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Black/White
Black 2/White 2
The user drains the target’s energy with its horns. The user’s HP is restored by half the damage taken by the target.
X/Y The user drains the target’s energy with its horns. The user’s HP is restored by half the damage taken by the target.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Horn Leech 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.

Sawsbuck
#586 / Normal · Grass
Level 37
Skiddo
#672 / Grass
Level 42
Gogoat
#673 / Grass
Level 47
Phantump
#708 / Ghost · Grass
Level 54
Trevenant
#709 / Ghost · Grass
Level 1
Xerneas
#716 / Fairy
Level 55