Draining Kiss (move)

Move data

Type Fairy
Category   Special
Power 50
Accuracy 100
PP 10  (max. 16)
Introduced Generation 6

Effects

Draining Kiss deals damage and the user will recover 75% of the HP drained.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Fairium Z and uses its Z-Power, Draining Kiss turns into Twinkle Tackle and has base power 100.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Draining Kiss
Japanese ドレインキッス (Drain Kiss)
German Diebeskuss
French Vampibaiser
Italian Assorbibacio
Spanish Beso Drenaje

Game descriptions

X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user steals the target’s energy with a kiss. The user’s HP is restored by over half of the damage taken by the target.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user steals the target’s HP with a kiss. The user’s HP is restored by over half of the damage taken by the target.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Draining Kiss 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.

Jynx
#124 / Ice · Psychic
Level 1
Ralts
#280 / Psychic · Fairy
Level 22
Kirlia
#281 / Psychic · Fairy
Level 23
Gardevoir
#282 / Psychic · Fairy
Level 23
Gorebyss
#368 / Water
Level 11
Luvdisc
#370 / Water
Level 9
Froslass
#478 / Ice · Ghost
Level 23
Vivillon
#666 / Bug · Flying
Level 25
Spritzee
#682 / Fairy
Level 21
Aromatisse
#683 / Fairy
Level 21
Swirlix
#684 / Fairy
Level 31
Slurpuff
#685 / Fairy
Level 31
Sylveon
#700 / Fairy
Level 20
Klefki
#707 / Steel · Fairy
Level 18
Cutiefly
#742 / Bug · Fairy
Level 16
Ribombee
#743 / Bug · Fairy
Level 16
Comfey
#764 / Fairy
Level 7
Tapu Lele
#786 / Psychic · Fairy
Level 1

Learnt by breeding

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

Learnt in previous generations only

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

Pikachu
#025 / Electric
Gen 6 — Special
Raichu
#026 / Electric
Gen 6 — Pre-evolution