Feather Dance (move)

Move data

Type Flying
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy 100
PP 15  (max. 24)
Introduced Generation 3

Effects

Feather Dance lowers the target's Attack by two stages.

Stats can be lowered to a minimum of -6 stages each.

Changes

In Generations 3-5, this move's name was formatted as FeatherDance.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Flyinium Z and uses its Z-Power, Feather Dance turns into Z-Feather Dance and raises Defense one stage, in addition to its usual effect as above.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Ruby​/​Sapphire
Emerald
Envelops the foe with down to sharply reduce ATTACK.
FireRed​/​LeafGreen The foe is covered with a mass of down that sharply cuts the ATTACK stat.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The user covers the foe with a mass of down that sharply lowers the Attack stat.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user covers the target’s body with a mass of down that harshly lowers its Attack stat.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user covers the target’s body with a mass of down that harshly lowers its Attack stat.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user covers the target’s body with a mass of down that harshly lowers its Attack stat.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Feather Dance 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.

Pidgey
#016 / Normal · Flying
Level 25
Pidgeotto
#017 / Normal · Flying
Level 27
Pidgeot
#018 / Normal · Flying
Level 27
Chatot
#441 / Normal · Flying
Level 50
Pidove
#519 / Normal · Flying
Level 36
Tranquill
#520 / Normal · Flying
Level 41
Unfezant
#521 / Normal · Flying
Level 44
Ducklett
#580 / Water · Flying
Level 21
Swanna
#581 / Water · Flying
Level 21
Hawlucha
#701 / Fighting · Flying
Level 40
Rowlet
#722 / Grass · Flying
Level 39
Dartrix
#723 / Grass · Flying
Level 46
Decidueye
#724 / Grass · Ghost
Level 49
Pikipek
#731 / Normal · Flying
Level 33
Trumbeak
#732 / Normal · Flying
Level 40
Toucannon
#733 / Normal · Flying
Level 44
Oricorio
Baile Style
#741 / Fire · Flying
Level 20

Learnt by breeding

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