Cross Chop (move)

Move data

Type Fighting
Category   Physical
Power 100
Accuracy 80
PP 5  (max. 8)
Introduced Generation 2

Effects

Cross Chop deals damage and has an increased critical hit ratio (18 instead of 116).

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Fightinium Z and uses its Z-Power, Cross Chop turns into All-Out Pummeling and has base power 180.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Cross Chop
Japanese クロスチョップ (Cross Chop)
German Kreuzhieb
French Coup-Croix
Italian Incrocolpo
Spanish Tajo Cruzado

Game descriptions

Gold​/​Silver
Crystal
Has a high critical hit ratio.
Ruby​/​Sapphire
Emerald
A double-chopping attack. High critical-hit ratio.
FireRed​/​LeafGreen The foe is hit with double chops. It has a high critical-hit ratio.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The user delivers a double chop with its forearms crossed. It has a high critical-hit ratio.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user delivers a double chop with its forearms crossed. Critical hits land more easily.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user delivers a double chop with its forearms crossed. Critical hits land more easily.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user delivers a double chop with its forearms crossed. Critical hits land more easily.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Cross Chop 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.

Mankey
#056 / Fighting
Level 22
Primeape
#057 / Fighting
Level 22
Machop
#066 / Fighting
Level 39
Machoke
#067 / Fighting
Level 47
Machamp
#068 / Fighting
Level 47
Binacle
#688 / Rock · Water
Level 49
Barbaracle
#689 / Rock · Water
Level 55
Incineroar
#727 / Fire · Dark
Level 66

Learnt by breeding

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