Pluck (move)

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Move data

Type Flying
Category Physical Physical
Power 60
Accuracy 100
PP 20  (max. 32)
Introduced Generation 4

Technical/Hidden Machine

Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
TM88
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
TM88

Effects

If the opponent is holding a berry, its effect is stolen by user.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets any single Pokemon on the field including non-adjacent ones.

Game descriptions

Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
The user pecks the foe. If the foe is holding a Berry, the user plucks it and gains its effect.
Black/White The user pecks the target. If the target is holding a Berry, the user eats it and gains its effect.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Pluck 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.

Fearow
#022 / Normal · Flying
Level 1
Dodrio
#085 / Normal · Flying
Level 1
Zapdos
#145 / Electric · Flying
Level 22
Swellow
#277 / Normal · Flying
Level 1
Altaria
#334 / Dragon · Flying
Level 1
Archen
#566 / Rock · Flying
Level 15
Archeops
#567 / Rock · Flying
Level 15
Vullaby
#629 / Dark · Flying
Level 10
Mandibuzz
#630 / Dark · Flying
Level 10
Inkay
#686 / Dark · Psychic
Level 35
Malamar
#687 / Dark · Psychic
Level 35

Learnt by Machine

Pidgey
#016 / Normal · Flying
Pidgeotto
#017 / Normal · Flying
Pidgeot
#018 / Normal · Flying
Rattata
#019 / Normal
Raticate
#020 / Normal
Spearow
#021 / Normal · Flying
Fearow
#022 / Normal · Flying
Zubat
#041 / Poison · Flying
Golbat
#042 / Poison · Flying
Farfetch'd
#083 / Normal · Flying
Doduo
#084 / Normal · Flying
Dodrio
#085 / Normal · Flying
Articuno
#144 / Ice · Flying
Zapdos
#145 / Electric · Flying
Moltres
#146 / Fire · Flying
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Hoothoot
#163 / Normal · Flying
Noctowl
#164 / Normal · Flying
Crobat
#169 / Poison · Flying
Natu
#177 / Psychic · Flying
Xatu
#178 / Psychic · Flying
Murkrow
#198 / Dark · Flying
Delibird
#225 / Ice · Flying
Skarmory
#227 / Steel · Flying
Ho-oh
#250 / Fire · Flying
Taillow
#276 / Normal · Flying
Swellow
#277 / Normal · Flying
Wingull
#278 / Water · Flying
Pelipper
#279 / Water · Flying
Swablu
#333 / Normal · Flying
Altaria
#334 / Dragon · Flying
Piplup
#393 / Water
Prinplup
#394 / Water
Empoleon
#395 / Water · Steel
Starly
#396 / Normal · Flying
Staravia
#397 / Normal · Flying
Staraptor
#398 / Normal · Flying
Bidoof
#399 / Normal
Bibarel
#400 / Normal · Water
Honchkrow
#430 / Dark · Flying
Chatot
#441 / Normal · Flying
Togekiss
#468 / Fairy · Flying
Pidove
#519 / Normal · Flying
Tranquill
#520 / Normal · Flying
Unfezant
#521 / Normal · Flying
Woobat
#527 / Psychic · Flying
Swoobat
#528 / Psychic · Flying
Sigilyph
#561 / Psychic · Flying
Archen
#566 / Rock · Flying
Archeops
#567 / Rock · Flying
Ducklett
#580 / Water · Flying
Swanna
#581 / Water · Flying
Rufflet
#627 / Normal · Flying
Braviary
#628 / Normal · Flying
Vullaby
#629 / Dark · Flying
Mandibuzz
#630 / Dark · Flying