Endeavor (move)

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Move data

Type Normal
Category Physical
Power
Accuracy 100
PP 5  (max. 8)
Introduced Generation 3

Effects

Endeavor reduces the opponent's HP to equal the user's. (It fails if the user's HP is higher than the target's.)

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Normalium Z and uses its Z-Power, Endeavor turns into Breakneck Blitz and has base power 160.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Ruby/Sapphire
Emerald
Gains power if the user’s HP is lower than the foe’s HP.
FireRed/LeafGreen Gains power the fewer HP the user has compared with the foe.
Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
An attack move that cuts down the foe’s HP to equal the user’s HP.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
An attack move that cuts down the target’s HP to equal the user’s HP.
X/Y
O.Ruby/A.Sapphire
An attack move that cuts down the target’s HP to equal the user’s HP.
Sun/Moon This attack move cuts down the target’s HP to equal the user’s HP.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Endeavor at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

BeedrillBeedrill
#015 / Bug · Poison
Level 40
RattataRattata
#019 / Normal
Level 34
RaticateRaticate
#020 / Normal
Level 44
DoduoDoduo
#084 / Normal · Flying
Level 45
DodrioDodrio
#085 / Normal · Flying
Level 53
CuboneCubone
#104 / Ground
Level 41
MarowakMarowak
#105 / Ground
Level 49
SunkernSunkern
#191 / Grass
Level 25
DunsparceDunsparce
#206 / Normal
Level 46
HitmontopHitmontop
#237 / Fighting
Level 1
HitmontopHitmontop
#237 / Fighting
Level 60
TreeckoTreecko
#252 / Grass
Level 45
MudkipMudkip
#258 / Water
Level 44
MarshtompMarshtomp
#259 / Water · Ground
Level 52
SwampertSwampert
#260 / Water · Ground
Level 56
TaillowTaillow
#276 / Normal · Flying
Level 37
SwellowSwellow
#277 / Normal · Flying
Level 39
StarlyStarly
#396 / Normal · Flying
Level 17
StaraviaStaravia
#397 / Normal · Flying
Level 18
StaraptorStaraptor
#398 / Normal · Flying
Level 18
RampardosRampardos
#409 / Rock
Level 30
WoobatWoobat
#527 / Psychic · Flying
Level 47
SwoobatSwoobat
#528 / Psychic · Flying
Level 47
CottoneeCottonee
#546 / Grass · Fairy
Level 44
ArchenArchen
#566 / Rock · Flying
Level 38
ArcheopsArcheops
#567 / Rock · Flying
Level 40
SolosisSolosis
#577 / Psychic
Level 28
DuosionDuosion
#578 / Psychic
Level 28
ReuniclusReuniclus
#579 / Psychic
Level 28
KyuremKyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Level 71
Kyurem (Black Kyurem)Kyurem
Black Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Level 71
Kyurem (White Kyurem)Kyurem
White Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Level 71
LitleoLitleo
#667 / Fire · Normal
Level 28
PyroarPyroar
#668 / Fire · Normal
Level 28
SwirlixSwirlix
#684 / Fairy
Level 21
SlurpuffSlurpuff
#685 / Fairy
Level 21
HawluchaHawlucha
#701 / Fighting · Flying
Level 36

Learnt by breeding

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

PoliwagPoliwag
#060 / Water
Water 1
PoliwhirlPoliwhirl
#061 / Water
Water 1
PoliwrathPoliwrath
#062 / Water · Fighting
Water 1
DoduoDoduo
#084 / Normal · Flying
Flying
DodrioDodrio
#085 / Normal · Flying
Flying
TangelaTangela
#114 / Grass
Grass
KangaskhanKangaskhan
#115 / Normal
Monster
PolitoedPolitoed
#186 / Water
Water 1
PhanpyPhanpy
#231 / Ground
Field
DonphanDonphan
#232 / Ground
Field
TreeckoTreecko
#252 / Grass
Dragon, Monster
GrovyleGrovyle
#253 / Grass
Dragon, Monster
SceptileSceptile
#254 / Grass
Dragon, Monster
WhismurWhismur
#293 / Normal
Field, Monster
LoudredLoudred
#294 / Normal
Field, Monster
ExploudExploud
#295 / Normal
Field, Monster
AronAron
#304 / Steel · Rock
Monster
LaironLairon
#305 / Steel · Rock
Monster
AggronAggron
#306 / Steel · Rock
Monster
CorphishCorphish
#341 / Water
Water 1, Water 3
CrawdauntCrawdaunt
#342 / Water · Dark
Water 1, Water 3
TangrowthTangrowth
#465 / Grass
Grass
TepigTepig
#498 / Fire
Field
PignitePignite
#499 / Fire · Fighting
Field
EmboarEmboar
#500 / Fire · Fighting
Field
AxewAxew
#610 / Dragon
Dragon, Monster
FraxureFraxure
#611 / Dragon
Dragon, Monster
HaxorusHaxorus
#612 / Dragon
Dragon, Monster

Learnt by move tutor

These Pokémon can learn Endeavor by the various move tutors in the games.

BeedrillBeedrill
#015 / Bug · Poison
RattataRattata
#019 / Normal
RaticateRaticate
#020 / Normal
ClefairyClefairy
#035 / Fairy
ClefableClefable
#036 / Fairy
JigglypuffJigglypuff
#039 / Normal · Fairy
WigglytuffWigglytuff
#040 / Normal · Fairy
MankeyMankey
#056 / Fighting
PrimeapePrimeape
#057 / Fighting
PoliwagPoliwag
#060 / Water
PoliwhirlPoliwhirl
#061 / Water
PoliwrathPoliwrath
#062 / Water · Fighting
DoduoDoduo
#084 / Normal · Flying
DodrioDodrio
#085 / Normal · Flying
CuboneCubone
#104 / Ground
MarowakMarowak
#105 / Ground
RhyhornRhyhorn
#111 / Ground · Rock
RhydonRhydon
#112 / Ground · Rock
ChanseyChansey
#113 / Normal
TangelaTangela
#114 / Grass
KangaskhanKangaskhan
#115 / Normal
TaurosTauros
#128 / Normal
MewMew
#151 / Psychic
CleffaCleffa
#173 / Fairy
IgglybuffIgglybuff
#174 / Normal · Fairy
TogepiTogepi
#175 / Fairy
TogeticTogetic
#176 / Fairy · Flying
PolitoedPolitoed
#186 / Water
SunkernSunkern
#191 / Grass
SunfloraSunflora
#192 / Grass
DunsparceDunsparce
#206 / Normal
SwinubSwinub
#220 / Ice · Ground
PiloswinePiloswine
#221 / Ice · Ground
CorsolaCorsola
#222 / Water · Rock
PhanpyPhanpy
#231 / Ground
DonphanDonphan
#232 / Ground
HitmontopHitmontop
#237 / Fighting
BlisseyBlissey
#242 / Normal
TreeckoTreecko
#252 / Grass
GrovyleGrovyle
#253 / Grass
SceptileSceptile
#254 / Grass
MudkipMudkip
#258 / Water
MarshtompMarshtomp
#259 / Water · Ground
SwampertSwampert
#260 / Water · Ground
TaillowTaillow
#276 / Normal · Flying
SwellowSwellow
#277 / Normal · Flying
WhismurWhismur
#293 / Normal
LoudredLoudred
#294 / Normal
ExploudExploud
#295 / Normal
AronAron
#304 / Steel · Rock
LaironLairon
#305 / Steel · Rock
AggronAggron
#306 / Steel · Rock
ZangooseZangoose
#335 / Normal
CorphishCorphish
#341 / Water
CrawdauntCrawdaunt
#342 / Water · Dark
ChimcharChimchar
#390 / Fire
MonfernoMonferno
#391 / Fire · Fighting
InfernapeInfernape
#392 / Fire · Fighting
StarlyStarly
#396 / Normal · Flying
StaraviaStaravia
#397 / Normal · Flying
StaraptorStaraptor
#398 / Normal · Flying
KricketotKricketot
#401 / Bug
KricketuneKricketune
#402 / Bug
CranidosCranidos
#408 / Rock
RampardosRampardos
#409 / Rock
Wormadam (Plant Cloak)Wormadam
Plant Cloak
#413 / Bug · Grass
Wormadam (Sandy Cloak)Wormadam
Sandy Cloak
#413 / Bug · Ground
Wormadam (Trash Cloak)Wormadam
Trash Cloak
#413 / Bug · Steel
CombeeCombee
#415 / Bug · Flying
VespiquenVespiquen
#416 / Bug · Flying
BunearyBuneary
#427 / Normal
LopunnyLopunny
#428 / Normal
HappinyHappiny
#440 / Normal
RhyperiorRhyperior
#464 / Ground · Rock
TangrowthTangrowth
#465 / Grass
TogekissTogekiss
#468 / Fairy · Flying
MamoswineMamoswine
#473 / Ice · Ground
Shaymin (Land Forme)Shaymin
Land Forme
#492 / Grass
TepigTepig
#498 / Fire
PignitePignite
#499 / Fire · Fighting
EmboarEmboar
#500 / Fire · Fighting
PatratPatrat
#504 / Normal
WatchogWatchog
#505 / Normal
PansagePansage
#511 / Grass
SimisageSimisage
#512 / Grass
PansearPansear
#513 / Fire
SimisearSimisear
#514 / Fire
PanpourPanpour
#515 / Water
SimipourSimipour
#516 / Water
WoobatWoobat
#527 / Psychic · Flying
SwoobatSwoobat
#528 / Psychic · Flying
TympoleTympole
#535 / Water
PalpitoadPalpitoad
#536 / Water · Ground
SeismitoadSeismitoad
#537 / Water · Ground
VenipedeVenipede
#543 / Bug · Poison
WhirlipedeWhirlipede
#544 / Bug · Poison
ScolipedeScolipede
#545 / Bug · Poison
CottoneeCottonee
#546 / Grass · Fairy
WhimsicottWhimsicott
#547 / Grass · Fairy
BasculinBasculin
#550 / Water
DarumakaDarumaka
#554 / Fire
Darmanitan (Standard Mode)Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
MaractusMaractus
#556 / Grass
ArchenArchen
#566 / Rock · Flying
ArcheopsArcheops
#567 / Rock · Flying
SolosisSolosis
#577 / Psychic
DuosionDuosion
#578 / Psychic
ReuniclusReuniclus
#579 / Psychic
DucklettDucklett
#580 / Water · Flying
SwannaSwanna
#581 / Water · Flying
FerroseedFerroseed
#597 / Grass · Steel
FerrothornFerrothorn
#598 / Grass · Steel
AxewAxew
#610 / Dragon
FraxureFraxure
#611 / Dragon
HaxorusHaxorus
#612 / Dragon
StunfiskStunfisk
#618 / Ground · Electric
BouffalantBouffalant
#626 / Normal
DurantDurant
#632 / Bug · Steel
KyuremKyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem (Black Kyurem)Kyurem
Black Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem (White Kyurem)Kyurem
White Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Keldeo (Ordinary Forme)Keldeo
Ordinary Forme
#647 / Water · Fighting
ChespinChespin
#650 / Grass
QuilladinQuilladin
#651 / Grass
ChesnaughtChesnaught
#652 / Grass · Fighting
BunnelbyBunnelby
#659 / Normal
DiggersbyDiggersby
#660 / Normal · Ground
VivillonVivillon
#666 / Bug · Flying
LitleoLitleo
#667 / Fire · Normal
PyroarPyroar
#668 / Fire · Normal
FlabébéFlabébé
#669 / Fairy
FloetteFloette
#670 / Fairy
FlorgesFlorges
#671 / Fairy
PanchamPancham
#674 / Fighting
PangoroPangoro
#675 / Fighting · Dark
FurfrouFurfrou
#676 / Normal
SpritzeeSpritzee
#682 / Fairy
AromatisseAromatisse
#683 / Fairy
SwirlixSwirlix
#684 / Fairy
SlurpuffSlurpuff
#685 / Fairy
BinacleBinacle
#688 / Rock · Water
BarbaracleBarbaracle
#689 / Rock · Water
HawluchaHawlucha
#701 / Fighting · Flying
XerneasXerneas
#716 / Fairy
DiancieDiancie
#719 / Rock · Fairy

Learnt in previous generations only

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

PikachuPikachu
#025 / Electric
Gen 4 — Pre-evolution
RaichuRaichu
#026 / Electric
Gen 4 — Pre-evolution
PichuPichu
#172 / Electric
Gen 4 — Special