Fling (move)

Move data

Type Dark
Category   Physical
Power
Accuracy 100
PP 10  (max. 16)
Makes contact? No
Introduced Generation 4

Machine/Record

Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
TM56
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
TM56
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
TM56
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
TM56
Sword​/​Shield TM59

Effects

Power depends on held item.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Darkinium Z and uses its Z-Power, Fling turns into Black Hole Eclipse and has base power 100.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Fling
Japanese なげつける (Nagetsukeru)
German Schleuder
French Dégommage
Italian Lancio
Spanish Lanzamiento

Game descriptions

Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The user flings its held item at the foe to attack. Its power and effects depend on the item.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user flings its held item at the target to attack. Its power and effects depend on the item.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user flings its held item at the target to attack. This move’s power and effects depend on the item.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user flings its held item at the target to attack. This move’s power and effects depend on the item.
Sword​/​Shield The user flings its held item at the target to attack. This move’s power and effects depend on the item.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Fling at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Sword & Shield and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Cubone
#104 / Ground
Level 20
Marowak
#105 / Ground
Level 20
Marowak
Alolan Marowak
#105 / Fire · Ghost
Level 20
Chansey
#113 / Normal
Level 20
Snorlax
#143 / Normal
Level 1
Blissey
#242 / Normal
Level 20
Zigzagoon
#263 / Normal
Level 27
Linoone
#264 / Normal
Level 33
Pelipper
#279 / Water · Flying
Level 34
Munchlax
#446 / Normal
Level 32
Weavile
#461 / Dark · Ice
Level 42
Passimian
#766 / Fighting
Level 30

Learnt by TM

Raichu
Alolan Raichu
#026 / Electric · Psychic
Sandshrew
Alolan Sandshrew
#027 / Ice · Steel
Sandslash
Alolan Sandslash
#028 / Ice · Steel
Gloom
#044 / Grass · Poison
Psyduck
#054 / Water
Golduck
#055 / Water
Abra
#063 / Psychic
Slowbro
Galarian Slowbro
#080 / Poison · Psychic
Haunter
#093 / Ghost · Poison
Gengar
#094 / Ghost · Poison
Krabby
#098 / Water
Kingler
#099 / Water
Cubone
#104 / Ground
Marowak
Alolan Marowak
#105 / Fire · Ghost
Rhydon
#112 / Ground · Rock
Mr. Mime
Galarian Mr. Mime
#122 / Psychic · Ice
Pinsir
#127 / Bug
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Cleffa
#173 / Fairy
Togepi
#175 / Fairy
Togetic
#176 / Fairy · Flying
Marill
#183 / Water · Fairy
Scizor
#212 / Bug · Steel
Sneasel
#215 / Dark · Ice
Delibird
#225 / Ice · Flying
Tyranitar
#248 / Rock · Dark
Celebi
#251 / Psychic · Grass
Zigzagoon
Galarian Zigzagoon
#263 / Dark · Normal
Linoone
Galarian Linoone
#264 / Dark · Normal
Lombre
#271 / Water · Grass
Ludicolo
#272 / Water · Grass
Nuzleaf
#274 / Grass · Dark
Shiftry
#275 / Grass · Dark
Ralts
#280 / Psychic · Fairy
Kirlia
#281 / Psychic · Fairy
Sableye
#302 / Dark · Ghost
Mawile
#303 / Steel · Fairy
Crawdaunt
#342 / Water · Dark
Duskull
#355 / Ghost
Vespiquen
#416 / Bug · Flying
Skorupi
#451 / Poison · Bug
Drapion
#452 / Poison · Dark
Abomasnow
#460 / Grass · Ice
Weavile
#461 / Dark · Ice
Froslass
#478 / Ice · Ghost
Sawk
#539 / Fighting
Krokorok
#552 / Ground · Dark
Darumaka
#554 / Fire
Darumaka
Galarian Darumaka
#554 / Ice
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Darmanitan
Galarian Standard Mode
#555 / Ice
Zorua
#570 / Dark
Zoroark
#571 / Dark
Axew
#610 / Dragon
Cubchoo
#613 / Ice
Beartic
#614 / Ice
Golett
#622 / Ground · Ghost
Golurk
#623 / Ground · Ghost
Pawniard
#624 / Dark · Steel
Bisharp
#625 / Dark · Steel
Heatmor
#631 / Fire
Reshiram
#643 / Dragon · Fire
Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem
Black Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem
White Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Inkay
#686 / Dark · Psychic
Malamar
#687 / Dark · Psychic
Binacle
#688 / Rock · Water
Incineroar
#727 / Fire · Dark
Salandit
#757 / Poison · Fire
Salazzle
#758 / Poison · Fire
Steenee
#762 / Grass
Comfey
#764 / Fairy
Golisopod
#768 / Bug · Water
Mimikyu
#778 / Ghost · Fairy
Drampa
#780 / Normal · Dragon
Grookey
#810 / Grass
Toxtricity
Low Key Form
#849 / Electric · Poison
Toxtricity
Amped Form
#849 / Electric · Poison
Mr. Rime
#866 / Psychic · Ice
Milcery
#868 / Fairy
Morpeko
Full Belly Mode
#877 / Electric · Dark
Cufant
#878 / Steel
Urshifu
Single Strike Style
#892 / Fighting · Dark
Zarude
#893 / Dark · Grass