Focus Blast (move)

Move data

Type Fighting
Category   Special
Power 120
Accuracy 70
PP 5  (max. 8)
Introduced Generation 4

Technical/Hidden Machine

Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
TM52
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
TM52
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
TM52
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
TM52

Effects

Focus Blast 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 Fightinium Z and uses its Z-Power, Focus Blast turns into All-Out Pummeling and has base power 190.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Focus Blast
Japanese きあいだま (Kiai Dama)
German Fokusstoß
French Exploforce
Italian Focalcolpo
Spanish Onda Certera

Game descriptions

Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The user heightens its mental focus and unleashes its power. It may also lower the target’s Sp. Def.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user heightens its mental focus and unleashes its power. It may also lower the target’s Sp. Def.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user heightens its mental focus and unleashes its power. This may also lower the target’s Sp. Def.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user heightens its mental focus and unleashes its power. This may also lower the target’s Sp. Def stat.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Focus Blast 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.

Yveltal
#717 / Dark · Flying
Level 72

Learnt by TM

Raichu
Alolan Raichu
#026 / Electric · Psychic
Sandslash
Alolan Sandslash
#028 / Ice · Steel
Golduck
#055 / Water
Golem
#076 / Rock · Ground
Golem
Alolan Golem
#076 / Rock · Electric
Muk
#089 / Poison
Muk
Alolan Muk
#089 / Poison · Dark
Gengar
#094 / Ghost · Poison
Hypno
#097 / Psychic
Marowak
Alolan Marowak
#105 / Fire · Ghost
Rhydon
#112 / Ground · Rock
Jynx
#124 / Ice · Psychic
Magmar
#126 / Fire
Pinsir
#127 / Bug
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Furret
#162 / Normal
Ledian
#166 / Bug · Flying
Tyranitar
#248 / Rock · Dark
Ludicolo
#272 / Water · Grass
Shiftry
#275 / Grass · Dark
Mawile
#303 / Steel · Fairy
Aggron
#306 / Steel · Rock
Cacturne
#332 / Grass · Dark
Regirock
#377 / Rock
Regice
#378 / Ice
Deoxys
Normal Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Attack Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Defense Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Speed Forme
#386 / Psychic
Abomasnow
#460 / Grass · Ice
Weavile
#461 / Dark · Ice
Palkia
#484 / Water · Dragon
Darkrai
#491 / Dark
Arceus
#493 / Normal
Victini
#494 / Psychic · Fire
Emboar
#500 / Fire · Fighting
Simisear
#514 / Fire
Sawk
#539 / Fighting
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Archeops
#567 / Rock · Flying
Zoroark
#571 / Dark
Escavalier
#589 / Bug · Steel
Beartic
#614 / Ice
Accelgor
#617 / Bug
Golett
#622 / Ground · Ghost
Golurk
#623 / Ground · Ghost
Bisharp
#625 / Dark · Steel
Heatmor
#631 / Fire
Tornadus
Incarnate Forme
#641 / Flying
Thundurus
Incarnate Forme
#642 / Electric · Flying
Reshiram
#643 / Dragon · Fire
Landorus
Incarnate Forme
#645 / Ground · Flying
Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem
Black Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem
White Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Keldeo
Ordinary Forme
#647 / Water · Fighting
Meloetta
Aria Forme
#648 / Normal · Psychic
Goodra
#706 / Dragon
Gourgeist
Average Size
#711 / Ghost · Grass
Xerneas
#716 / Fairy
Yveltal
#717 / Dark · Flying
Zygarde
50% Forme
#718 / Dragon · Ground
Hoopa
Hoopa Confined
#720 / Psychic · Ghost
Hoopa
Hoopa Unbound
#720 / Psychic · Dark
Volcanion
#721 / Fire · Water
Incineroar
#727 / Fire · Dark
Golisopod
#768 / Bug · Water
Drampa
#780 / Normal · Dragon
Lunala
#792 / Psychic · Ghost
Magearna
#801 / Steel · Fairy