Tail Glow (move)

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Move data

Type Bug
Category Status Status
Power -
Accuracy -
PP 20  (max. 32)
Introduced Generation 3

Effects

Tail Glow raises the user's Special Attack by three stages.

Stats can be raised to a maximum of +6 stages each. Assuming no other stat changes, the first use of Tail Glow would raise Defense to 2.5× normal value, and the second to 4× (the maximum level).

Changes

In Generations 1-4, Tail Glow increases Special Attack by two stages.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets the user.

Game descriptions

Ruby/Sapphire
Emerald
Flashes a light that sharply raises SP. ATK.
FireRed/LeafGreen The user flashes a light that sharply raises its SP. ATK stat.
Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
The user stares at flashing lights to focus its mind, sharply raising its Sp. Atk stat.
Black/White The user stares at flashing lights to focus its mind, drastically raising its Sp. Atk stat.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Tail Glow 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.

Volbeat
#313 / Bug
Level 21
Manaphy
#490 / Water
Level 1