Flash Cannon (move)

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
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
TM91
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra 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
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra 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 Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Blastoise
#009 / Water
Level 1
Magnemite
#081 / Electric · Steel
Level 31
Magneton
#082 / Electric · Steel
Level 33
Registeel
#379 / Steel
Level 43
Magnezone
#462 / Electric · Steel
Level 33
Dialga
#483 / Steel · Dragon
Level 50
Ferroseed
#597 / Grass · Steel
Level 52
Ferrothorn
#598 / Grass · Steel
Level 61
Solgaleo
#791 / Psychic · Steel
Level 23
Celesteela
#797 / Steel · Flying
Level 37
Magearna
#801 / Steel · Fairy
Level 41

Learnt by TM

Diglett
Alolan Diglett
#050 / Ground · Steel
Dugtrio
Alolan Dugtrio
#051 / Ground · Steel
Onix
#095 / Rock · Ground
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Scizor
#212 / Bug · Steel
Mawile
#303 / Steel · Fairy
Aggron
#306 / Steel · Rock
Armaldo
#348 / Rock · Bug
Regice
#378 / Ice
Deoxys
Normal Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Attack Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Defense Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Speed Forme
#386 / Psychic
Wormadam
Trash Cloak
#413 / Bug · Steel
Heatran
#485 / Fire · Steel
Klink
#599 / Steel
Klang
#600 / Steel
Durant
#632 / Bug · Steel
Thundurus
Incarnate Forme
#642 / Electric · Flying
Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem
Black Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem
White Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Genesect
#649 / Bug · Steel
Aegislash
Blade Forme
#681 / Steel · Ghost
Amaura
#698 / Rock · Ice
Aurorus
#699 / Rock · Ice
Klefki
#707 / Steel · Fairy
Avalugg
#713 / Ice