Silver Wind (move)

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Move data

Type Bug
Category Special Special
Power 60
Accuracy 100
PP 5  (max. 8)
Introduced Generation 3

Technical/Hidden Machine

Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
TM62

Effects

Silver Wind deals damage and has a 10% chance of raising the user's Attack, Defense, Special Attack, Special Defense and Speed by one stage each.

Stats can be raised to a maximum of +6 stages each.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Ruby/Sapphire
Emerald
A powdery attack that may raise abilities.
FireRed/LeafGreen The foe is attacked with a silver dust. It may raise all the user’s stats.
Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
The foe is attacked with powdery scales blown by wind. It may also raise all the user’s stats.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
The target is attacked with powdery scales blown by wind. It may also raise all the user’s stats.
X/Y The target is attacked with powdery scales blown by wind. This may also raise all the user’s stats.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Silver Wind 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.

Butterfree
#012 / Bug · Flying
Level 28
Venomoth
#049 / Bug · Poison
Level 1
Ledyba
#165 / Bug · Flying
Level 25
Ledian
#166 / Bug · Flying
Level 29
Beautifly
#267 / Bug · Flying
Level 34
Dustox
#269 / Bug · Poison
Level 34
Masquerain
#284 / Bug · Flying
Level 40
Mothim
#414 / Bug · Flying
Level 38
Finneon
#456 / Water
Level 49
Lumineon
#457 / Water
Level 59
Volcarona
#637 / Bug · Fire
Level 50

Learnt by breeding

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

Scyther
#123 / Bug · Flying
Bug
Ledyba
#165 / Bug · Flying
Bug
Ledian
#166 / Bug · Flying
Bug
Yanma
#193 / Bug · Flying
Bug
Scizor
#212 / Bug · Steel
Bug
Nincada
#290 / Bug · Ground
Bug
Ninjask
#291 / Bug · Flying
Bug
Shedinja
#292 / Bug · Ghost
Mineral
Volbeat
#313 / Bug
Bug, Human-Like
Illumise
#314 / Bug
Bug, Human-Like
Yanmega
#469 / Bug · Flying
Bug
Sewaddle
#540 / Bug · Grass
Bug
Swadloon
#541 / Bug · Grass
Bug
Leavanny
#542 / Bug · Grass
Bug

Learnt by Machine (Generation 4)

Butterfree
#012 / Bug · Flying
Beedrill
#015 / Bug · Poison
Venomoth
#049 / Bug · Poison
Scyther
#123 / Bug · Flying
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Hoothoot
#163 / Normal · Flying
Noctowl
#164 / Normal · Flying
Ledyba
#165 / Bug · Flying
Ledian
#166 / Bug · Flying
Togetic
#176 / Fairy · Flying
Natu
#177 / Psychic · Flying
Xatu
#178 / Psychic · Flying
Hoppip
#187 / Grass · Flying
Skiploom
#188 / Grass · Flying
Jumpluff
#189 / Grass · Flying
Yanma
#193 / Bug · Flying
Scizor
#212 / Bug · Steel
Celebi
#251 / Psychic · Grass
Beautifly
#267 / Bug · Flying
Dustox
#269 / Bug · Poison
Shiftry
#275 / Grass · Dark
Masquerain
#284 / Bug · Flying
Ninjask
#291 / Bug · Flying
Volbeat
#313 / Bug
Illumise
#314 / Bug
Vibrava
#329 / Ground · Dragon
Flygon
#330 / Ground · Dragon
Tropius
#357 / Grass · Flying
Kricketune
#402 / Bug
Mothim
#414 / Bug · Flying
Vespiquen
#416 / Bug · Flying
Drifloon
#425 / Ghost · Flying
Drifblim
#426 / Ghost · Flying
Spiritomb
#442 / Ghost · Dark
Finneon
#456 / Water
Lumineon
#457 / Water
Togekiss
#468 / Fairy · Flying
Yanmega
#469 / Bug · Flying
Giratina
Altered Forme
#487 / Ghost · Dragon
Giratina
Origin Forme
#487 / Ghost · Dragon
Arceus
#493 / Normal