Electrify (move)

Move data

Type Electric
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy
PP 20  (max. 32)
Introduced Generation 6

Effects

Electrify causes the target's move to become Electric type, if it has yet to attack during that turn.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Electrium Z and uses its Z-Power, Electrify turns into Z-Electrify and raises Special Attack one stage, in addition to its usual effect as above.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Electrify
Japanese そうでん (Sōden)
German Elektrifizierung
French Électrisation
Italian Elettrocontagio
Spanish Electrificación

Game descriptions

X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
If the target is electrified before it uses a move during that turn, the target’s move becomes Electric type.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
If the target is electrified before it uses a move during that turn, the target’s move becomes Electric type.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Electrify 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.

Helioptile
#694 / Electric · Normal
Level 45
Heliolisk
#695 / Electric · Normal
Level 1