Draining Kiss (move)

Move data

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

Machine/Record

Sword​/​Shield TM87

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.
Sword​/​Shield 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 Sword & Shield and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Ralts
#280 / Psychic · Fairy
Level 12
Kirlia
#281 / Psychic · Fairy
Level 12
Gardevoir
#282 / Psychic · Fairy
Level 12
Gallade
#475 / Psychic · Fighting
Level 1
Froslass
#478 / Ice · Ghost
Level 20
Spritzee
#682 / Fairy
Level 9
Spritzee
#682 / Fairy
Level 15
Aromatisse
#683 / Fairy
Level 15
Swirlix
#684 / Fairy
Level 12
Slurpuff
#685 / Fairy
Level 12
Sylveon
#700 / Fairy
Level 30
Klefki
#707 / Steel · Fairy
Level 24
Cutiefly
#742 / Bug · Fairy
Level 18
Ribombee
#743 / Bug · Fairy
Level 18
Comfey
#764 / Fairy
Level 9
Milcery
#868 / Fairy
Level 15
Alcremie
#869 / Fairy
Level 15

Learnt by TM

Raichu
Alolan Raichu
#026 / Electric · Psychic
Vulpix
Alolan Vulpix
#037 / Ice
Ninetales
Alolan Ninetales
#038 / Ice · Fairy
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Cleffa
#173 / Fairy
Togepi
#175 / Fairy
Togetic
#176 / Fairy · Flying
Marill
#183 / Water · Fairy
Ralts
#280 / Psychic · Fairy
Kirlia
#281 / Psychic · Fairy
Azurill
#298 / Normal · Fairy
Mawile
#303 / Steel · Fairy
Cherubi
#420 / Grass
Cherrim
#421 / Grass
Froslass
#478 / Ice · Ghost
Swirlix
#684 / Fairy
Sylveon
#700 / Fairy
Klefki
#707 / Steel · Fairy
Popplio
#728 / Water
Brionne
#729 / Water
Cutiefly
#742 / Bug · Fairy
Ribombee
#743 / Bug · Fairy
Morelull
#755 / Grass · Fairy
Steenee
#762 / Grass
Comfey
#764 / Fairy
Mimikyu
#778 / Ghost · Fairy
Magearna
#801 / Steel · Fairy
Impidimp
#859 / Dark · Fairy
Morgrem
#860 / Dark · Fairy
Milcery
#868 / Fairy
Indeedee
Male
#876 / Psychic · Normal
Indeedee
Female
#876 / Psychic · Normal