Flash Cannon (move)

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Move data

Type Steel
Category Special
Power 80
Accuracy 100
PP 10  (max. 16)
Introduced Generation 4

Technical/Hidden Machine

Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
TM91
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
TM91
X/Y
Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire
TM91
Sun/Moon TM91

Effects

Flash Cannon deals damage and has a 10% chance of lowering the target's Special Defense by one stage.

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

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Steelium Z and uses its Z-Power, Flash Cannon turns into Corkscrew Crash and has base power 160.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
The user gathers all its light energy and releases it at once. It may also lower the foe’s Sp. Def stat.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
The user gathers all its light energy and releases it at once. It may also lower the target’s Sp. Def stat.
X/Y
O.Ruby/A.Sapphire
The user gathers all its light energy and releases it at once. This may also lower the target’s Sp. Def stat.
Sun/Moon The user gathers all its light energy and releases it all at once. This may also lower the target’s Sp. Def stat.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Flash Cannon 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.

BlastoiseBlastoise
#009 / Water
Level 1
MagnemiteMagnemite
#081 / Electric · Steel
Level 31
MagnetonMagneton
#082 / Electric · Steel
Level 33
RegisteelRegisteel
#379 / Steel
Level 43
MagnezoneMagnezone
#462 / Electric · Steel
Level 33
DialgaDialga
#483 / Steel · Dragon
Level 50
FerroseedFerroseed
#597 / Grass · Steel
Level 52
FerrothornFerrothorn
#598 / Grass · Steel
Level 61

Learnt by TM

BlastoiseBlastoise
#009 / Water
MagnemiteMagnemite
#081 / Electric · Steel
MagnetonMagneton
#082 / Electric · Steel
OnixOnix
#095 / Rock · Ground
HorseaHorsea
#116 / Water
SeadraSeadra
#117 / Water
StaryuStaryu
#120 / Water
StarmieStarmie
#121 / Water · Psychic
MewMew
#151 / Psychic
ForretressForretress
#205 / Bug · Steel
SteelixSteelix
#208 / Steel · Ground
ScizorScizor
#212 / Bug · Steel
OctilleryOctillery
#224 / Water
SkarmorySkarmory
#227 / Steel · Flying
KingdraKingdra
#230 / Water · Dragon
MawileMawile
#303 / Steel · Fairy
AggronAggron
#306 / Steel · Rock
CameruptCamerupt
#323 / Fire · Ground
ArmaldoArmaldo
#348 / Rock · Bug
MetangMetang
#375 / Steel · Psychic
MetagrossMetagross
#376 / Steel · Psychic
RegiceRegice
#378 / Ice
RegisteelRegisteel
#379 / Steel
JirachiJirachi
#385 / Steel · Psychic
Deoxys (Normal Forme)Deoxys
Normal Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys (Attack Forme)Deoxys
Attack Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys (Defense Forme)Deoxys
Defense Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys (Speed Forme)Deoxys
Speed Forme
#386 / Psychic
EmpoleonEmpoleon
#395 / Water · Steel
ShieldonShieldon
#410 / Rock · Steel
BastiodonBastiodon
#411 / Rock · Steel
Wormadam (Trash Cloak)Wormadam
Trash Cloak
#413 / Bug · Steel
BronzorBronzor
#436 / Steel · Psychic
BronzongBronzong
#437 / Steel · Psychic
LucarioLucario
#448 / Fighting · Steel
MagnezoneMagnezone
#462 / Electric · Steel
RhyperiorRhyperior
#464 / Ground · Rock
ProbopassProbopass
#476 / Rock · Steel
DialgaDialga
#483 / Steel · Dragon
HeatranHeatran
#485 / Fire · Steel
ArceusArceus
#493 / Normal
RoggenrolaRoggenrola
#524 / Rock
BoldoreBoldore
#525 / Rock
GigalithGigalith
#526 / Rock
SigilyphSigilyph
#561 / Psychic · Flying
SolosisSolosis
#577 / Psychic
DuosionDuosion
#578 / Psychic
ReuniclusReuniclus
#579 / Psychic
VanilliteVanillite
#582 / Ice
VanillishVanillish
#583 / Ice
VanilluxeVanilluxe
#584 / Ice
FerroseedFerroseed
#597 / Grass · Steel
FerrothornFerrothorn
#598 / Grass · Steel
KlinkKlink
#599 / Steel
KlangKlang
#600 / Steel
KlinklangKlinklang
#601 / Steel
EelektrikEelektrik
#603 / Electric
EelektrossEelektross
#604 / Electric
CryogonalCryogonal
#615 / Ice
DruddigonDruddigon
#621 / Dragon
GolurkGolurk
#623 / Ground · Ghost
DurantDurant
#632 / Bug · Steel
HydreigonHydreigon
#635 / Dark · Dragon
CobalionCobalion
#638 / Steel · Fighting
Thundurus (Incarnate Forme)Thundurus
Incarnate Forme
#642 / Electric · Flying
ZekromZekrom
#644 / Dragon · Electric
KyuremKyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem (Black Kyurem)Kyurem
Black Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem (White Kyurem)Kyurem
White Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
GenesectGenesect
#649 / Bug · Steel
HonedgeHonedge
#679 / Steel · Ghost
DoubladeDoublade
#680 / Steel · Ghost
Aegislash (Blade Forme)Aegislash
Blade Forme
#681 / Steel · Ghost
SpritzeeSpritzee
#682 / Fairy
AromatisseAromatisse
#683 / Fairy
ClauncherClauncher
#692 / Water
ClawitzerClawitzer
#693 / Water
AmauraAmaura
#698 / Rock · Ice
AurorusAurorus
#699 / Rock · Ice
KlefkiKlefki
#707 / Steel · Fairy
BergmiteBergmite
#712 / Ice
AvaluggAvalugg
#713 / Ice
XerneasXerneas
#716 / Fairy
VolcanionVolcanion
#721 / Fire · Water