Brick Break (move)

Move data

Type Fighting
Category   Physical
Power 75
Accuracy 100
PP 15  (max. 24)
Introduced Generation 3

Technical/Hidden Machine

Ruby​/​Sapphire
FireRed​/​LeafGreen
Emerald
TM31
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
TM31
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
TM31
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
TM31
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
TM31

Effects

Brick Break deals damage, but removes the effects of Reflect and Light Screen before attacking.

Changes

In Generations 1-4, Brick Break removes the Reflect and Light Screen barriers even if the attack itself does not affect the opponent (being a Ghost-type for example).

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Fightinium Z and uses its Z-Power, Brick Break turns into All-Out Pummeling and has base power 140.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Ruby​/​Sapphire
Emerald
Destroys barriers such as REFLECT and causes damage.
FireRed​/​LeafGreen An attack that also breaks any barrier like LIGHT SCREEN and REFLECT.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The user attacks with tough fists, etc. It can also break any barrier such as Light Screen and Reflect.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user attacks with a swift chop. It can also break any barrier such as Light Screen and Reflect.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user attacks with a swift chop. It can also break barriers, such as Light Screen and Reflect.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user attacks with a swift chop. It can also break barriers, such as Light Screen and Reflect.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Brick Break at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Hitmonlee
#106 / Fighting
Level 17
Pinsir
#127 / Bug
Level 26
Heracross
#214 / Bug · Fighting
Level 28
Sawk
#539 / Fighting
Level 21
Scraggy
#559 / Dark · Fighting
Level 23
Scrafty
#560 / Dark · Fighting
Level 23

Learnt by TM

Raichu
Alolan Raichu
#026 / Electric · Psychic
Sandshrew
Alolan Sandshrew
#027 / Ice · Steel
Sandslash
Alolan Sandslash
#028 / Ice · Steel
Paras
#046 / Bug · Grass
Parasect
#047 / Bug · Grass
Geodude
Alolan Geodude
#074 / Rock · Electric
Graveler
Alolan Graveler
#075 / Rock · Electric
Golem
#076 / Rock · Ground
Golem
Alolan Golem
#076 / Rock · Electric
Muk
#089 / Poison
Muk
Alolan Muk
#089 / Poison · Dark
Exeggutor
Alolan Exeggutor
#103 / Grass · Dragon
Marowak
Alolan Marowak
#105 / Fire · Ghost
Rhydon
#112 / Ground · Rock
Scyther
#123 / Bug · Flying
Jynx
#124 / Ice · Psychic
Magmar
#126 / Fire
Pinsir
#127 / Bug
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Ledyba
#165 / Bug · Flying
Ledian
#166 / Bug · Flying
Marill
#183 / Water · Fairy
Scizor
#212 / Bug · Steel
Sneasel
#215 / Dark · Ice
Magby
#240 / Fire
Lombre
#271 / Water · Grass
Nuzleaf
#274 / Grass · Dark
Shiftry
#275 / Grass · Dark
Sableye
#302 / Dark · Ghost
Mawile
#303 / Steel · Fairy
Aggron
#306 / Steel · Rock
Volbeat
#313 / Bug
Anorith
#347 / Rock · Bug
Armaldo
#348 / Rock · Bug
Regice
#378 / Ice
Deoxys
Normal Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Attack Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Defense Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Speed Forme
#386 / Psychic
Bonsly
#438 / Rock
Skorupi
#451 / Poison · Bug
Weavile
#461 / Dark · Ice
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Beartic
#614 / Ice
Bisharp
#625 / Dark · Steel
Tornadus
Incarnate Forme
#641 / Flying
Thundurus
Incarnate Forme
#642 / Electric · Flying
Landorus
Incarnate Forme
#645 / Ground · Flying
Meloetta
Aria Forme
#648 / Normal · Psychic
Aegislash
Blade Forme
#681 / Steel · Ghost
Binacle
#688 / Rock · Water
Tyrunt
#696 / Rock · Dragon
Zygarde
50% Forme
#718 / Dragon · Ground
Hoopa
Hoopa Confined
#720 / Psychic · Ghost
Hoopa
Hoopa Unbound
#720 / Psychic · Dark
Lycanroc
Midday Form
#745 / Rock
Lycanroc
Midnight Form
#745 / Rock
Lycanroc
Dusk Form
#745 / Rock