Wood Hammer (move)

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Move data

Type Grass
Category Physical Physical
Power 120
Accuracy 100
PP 15  (max. 24)
Introduced Generation 4

Effects

Wood Hammer deals damage, but the user receives 13 of the damage it inflicted in recoil. In other words, if the attack does 90 HP damage to the opponent, the user will lose 30 HP.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
The user slams its rugged body into the foe to attack. The user also sustains serious damage.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
The user slams its rugged body into the target to attack. The user also sustains serious damage.
X/Y The user slams its rugged body into the target to attack. This also damages the user quite a lot.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Wood Hammer 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.

Exeggutor
#103 / Grass · Psychic
Level 37
Sudowoodo
#185 / Rock
Level 1
Torterra
#389 / Grass · Ground
Level 1
Snover
#459 / Grass · Ice
Level 36
Abomasnow
#460 / Grass · Ice
Level 36
Chespin
#650 / Grass
Level 48
Quilladin
#651 / Grass
Level 55
Chesnaught
#652 / Grass · Fighting
Level 55
Phantump
#708 / Ghost · Grass
Level 49
Trevenant
#709 / Ghost · Grass
Level 49

Learnt by breeding

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

Maractus
#556 / Grass
Grass