Mach Punch (move)

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Move data

Type Fighting
Category Physical Physical
Power 40
Accuracy 100
PP 30  (max. 48)
Priority +1
Introduced Generation 2

Effects

Mach Punch deals damage and has a priority of +1.

Moves with a higher priority always go first, regardless of a Pokémon's speed. If two moves with the same priority are used, the faster Pokémon goes first as usual.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Gold/Silver
Crystal
A fast punch that lands first.
Ruby/Sapphire
Emerald
A punch is thrown at wicked speed to strike first.
FireRed/LeafGreen A punch thrown at blinding speed. It is certain to strike first.
Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
The user throws a punch at blinding speed. It is certain to strike first.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
The user throws a punch at blinding speed. It is certain to strike first.
X/Y The user throws a punch at blinding speed. This move always goes first.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Mach Punch 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.

Hitmonchan
#107 / Fighting
Level 16
Ledyba
#165 / Bug · Flying
Level 17
Ledian
#166 / Bug · Flying
Level 17
Breloom
#286 / Grass · Fighting
Level 23
Monferno
#391 / Fire · Fighting
Level 14
Infernape
#392 / Fire · Fighting
Level 14

Learnt by breeding

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

Hitmonlee
#106 / Fighting
Human-Like
Hitmonchan
#107 / Fighting
Human-Like
Magmar
#126 / Fire
Human-Like
Tyrogue
#236 / Fighting
Undiscovered
Hitmontop
#237 / Fighting
Human-Like
Magby
#240 / Fire
Undiscovered
Magmortar
#467 / Fire
Human-Like
Timburr
#532 / Fighting
Human-Like
Gurdurr
#533 / Fighting
Human-Like
Conkeldurr
#534 / Fighting
Human-Like