Work Up (move)

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Move data

Type Normal
Category Status Status
Power -
Accuracy -
PP 30  (max. 48)
Introduced Generation 5

Technical/Hidden Machine

Black/White
Black 2/White 2
TM83

Effects

Work Up raises the user's Attack and Special Attack by one stage each.

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

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets the user.

Game descriptions

Black/White
Black 2/White 2
The user is roused, and its Attack and Sp. Atk stats increase.
X/Y The user is roused, and its Attack and Sp. Atk stats increase.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Work Up 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.

Tauros
#128 / Normal
Level 29
Patrat
#504 / Normal
Level 26
Lillipup
#506 / Normal
Level 19
Herdier
#507 / Normal
Level 20
Stoutland
#508 / Normal
Level 20
Darumaka
#554 / Fire
Level 25
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Level 25
Deino
#633 / Dark · Dragon
Level 38
Zweilous
#634 / Dark · Dragon
Level 38
Hydreigon
#635 / Dark · Dragon
Level 38
Cobalion
#638 / Steel · Fighting
Level 1
Cobalion
#638 / Steel · Fighting
Level 61
Terrakion
#639 / Rock · Fighting
Level 1
Terrakion
#639 / Rock · Fighting
Level 61
Virizion
#640 / Grass · Fighting
Level 1
Virizion
#640 / Grass · Fighting
Level 61
Keldeo
Ordinary Forme
#647 / Water · Fighting
Level 61
Litleo
#667 / Fire · Normal
Level 8
Pyroar
#668 / Fire · Normal
Level 8
Pancham
#674 / Fighting
Level 10
Pangoro
#675 / Fighting · Dark
Level 10

Learnt by breeding

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

Furfrou
#676 / Normal
Field

Learnt in previous generations only

These Pokémon can only learn Work Up in previous games; check the respective Pokédex pages for full details.

Pidgey
#016 / Normal · Flying
Gen 5 — TM
Pidgeotto
#017 / Normal · Flying
Gen 5 — TM
Pidgeot
#018 / Normal · Flying
Gen 5 — TM
Rattata
#019 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Raticate
#020 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Spearow
#021 / Normal · Flying
Gen 5 — TM
Fearow
#022 / Normal · Flying
Gen 5 — TM
Clefairy
#035 / Fairy
Gen 5 — TM
Clefable
#036 / Fairy
Gen 5 — TM
Jigglypuff
#039 / Normal · Fairy
Gen 5 — TM
Wigglytuff
#040 / Normal · Fairy
Gen 5 — TM
Meowth
#052 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Persian
#053 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Mankey
#056 / Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Primeape
#057 / Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Poliwrath
#062 / Water · Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Machop
#066 / Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Machoke
#067 / Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Machamp
#068 / Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Farfetch'd
#083 / Normal · Flying
Gen 5 — TM
Doduo
#084 / Normal · Flying
Gen 5 — TM
Dodrio
#085 / Normal · Flying
Gen 5 — TM
Hitmonlee
#106 / Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Hitmonchan
#107 / Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Lickitung
#108 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Chansey
#113 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Kangaskhan
#115 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Eevee
#133 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Vaporeon
#134 / Water
Gen 5 — TM
Jolteon
#135 / Electric
Gen 5 — TM
Flareon
#136 / Fire
Gen 5 — TM
Snorlax
#143 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Gen 5 — TM
Sentret
#161 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Furret
#162 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Hoothoot
#163 / Normal · Flying
Gen 5 — TM
Noctowl
#164 / Normal · Flying
Gen 5 — TM
Cleffa
#173 / Fairy
Gen 5 — TM
Igglybuff
#174 / Normal · Fairy
Gen 5 — TM
Togepi
#175 / Fairy
Gen 5 — TM
Togetic
#176 / Fairy · Flying
Gen 5 — TM
Marill
#183 / Water · Fairy
Gen 5 — TM
Azumarill
#184 / Water · Fairy
Gen 5 — TM
Aipom
#190 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Espeon
#196 / Psychic
Gen 5 — TM
Umbreon
#197 / Dark
Gen 5 — TM
Girafarig
#203 / Normal · Psychic
Gen 5 — TM
Snubbull
#209 / Fairy
Gen 5 — TM
Granbull
#210 / Fairy
Gen 5 — TM
Heracross
#214 / Bug · Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Teddiursa
#216 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Ursaring
#217 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Stantler
#234 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Tyrogue
#236 / Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Hitmontop
#237 / Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Miltank
#241 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Blissey
#242 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Combusken
#256 / Fire · Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Blaziken
#257 / Fire · Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Zigzagoon
#263 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Linoone
#264 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Taillow
#276 / Normal · Flying
Gen 5 — TM
Swellow
#277 / Normal · Flying
Gen 5 — TM
Breloom
#286 / Grass · Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Slakoth
#287 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Vigoroth
#288 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Slaking
#289 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Whismur
#293 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Loudred
#294 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Exploud
#295 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Makuhita
#296 / Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Hariyama
#297 / Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Azurill
#298 / Normal · Fairy
Gen 5 — TM
Skitty
#300 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Delcatty
#301 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Meditite
#307 / Fighting · Psychic
Gen 5 — TM
Medicham
#308 / Fighting · Psychic
Gen 5 — TM
Spinda
#327 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Zangoose
#335 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Castform
#351 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Kecleon
#352 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Monferno
#391 / Fire · Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Infernape
#392 / Fire · Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Starly
#396 / Normal · Flying
Gen 5 — TM
Staravia
#397 / Normal · Flying
Gen 5 — TM
Staraptor
#398 / Normal · Flying
Gen 5 — TM
Bidoof
#399 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Bibarel
#400 / Normal · Water
Gen 5 — TM
Ambipom
#424 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Buneary
#427 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Lopunny
#428 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Glameow
#431 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Purugly
#432 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Happiny
#440 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Chatot
#441 / Normal · Flying
Gen 5 — TM
Munchlax
#446 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Riolu
#447 / Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Lucario
#448 / Fighting · Steel
Gen 5 — TM
Croagunk
#453 / Poison · Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Toxicroak
#454 / Poison · Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Lickilicky
#463 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Togekiss
#468 / Fairy · Flying
Gen 5 — TM
Leafeon
#470 / Grass
Gen 5 — TM
Glaceon
#471 / Ice
Gen 5 — TM
Gallade
#475 / Psychic · Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Arceus
#493 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Victini
#494 / Psychic · Fire
Gen 5 — TM
Pignite
#499 / Fire · Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Emboar
#500 / Fire · Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Pansage
#511 / Grass
Gen 5 — TM
Simisage
#512 / Grass
Gen 5 — TM
Pansear
#513 / Fire
Gen 5 — TM
Simisear
#514 / Fire
Gen 5 — TM
Panpour
#515 / Water
Gen 5 — TM
Simipour
#516 / Water
Gen 5 — TM
Pidove
#519 / Normal · Flying
Gen 5 — TM
Tranquill
#520 / Normal · Flying
Gen 5 — TM
Unfezant
#521 / Normal · Flying
Gen 5 — TM
Audino
#531 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Timburr
#532 / Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Gurdurr
#533 / Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Conkeldurr
#534 / Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Throh
#538 / Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Sawk
#539 / Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Scraggy
#559 / Dark · Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Scrafty
#560 / Dark · Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Minccino
#572 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Cinccino
#573 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Deerling
#585 / Normal · Grass
Gen 5 — TM
Sawsbuck
#586 / Normal · Grass
Gen 5 — TM
Mienfoo
#619 / Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Mienshao
#620 / Fighting
Gen 5 — TM
Bouffalant
#626 / Normal
Gen 5 — TM
Rufflet
#627 / Normal · Flying
Gen 5 — TM
Braviary
#628 / Normal · Flying
Gen 5 — TM
Meloetta
Aria Forme
#648 / Normal · Psychic
Gen 5 — TM