Expanding Force (move)

Move data

Type Psychic
Category Special  Special
Power 80
Accuracy 100
PP 10  (max. 16)
Makes contact? No
Introduced Generation 8


The user attacks the target with its psychic power. This move’s power goes up and damages all opposing Pokémon on Psychic Terrain.

Expanding Force is a tutor move available in The Isle of Armor DLC.

Move target


Targets all adjacent foes.

Other languages

English Expanding Force
Japanese ワイドフォース
German Flächenmacht
French Vaste Pouvoir
Italian Vastenergia
Spanish Vasta Fuerza

Game descriptions

B.Diamond​/​S.Pearl This move can’t be used. It’s recommended that this move is forgotten. Once forgotten, this move can’t be remembered.
Scarlet​/​Violet The user attacks the target with its psychic power. When the ground is Psychic Terrain, this move’s power is boosted and it damages all opposing Pokémon.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Expanding Force at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Scarlet & Violet and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

#0936 / Fire · Psychic
Level 56