Focus Energy (move)

Move data

Type Normal
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy
PP 30  (max. 48)
Introduced Generation 1

Machine/Record

Sword​/​Shield TR13

Effects

Increases critical hit ratio.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Normalium Z and uses its Z-Power, Focus Energy turns into Z-Focus Energy and raises Accuracy one stage, in addition to its usual effect as above.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets the user.

Other languages

English Focus Energy
Japanese きあいだめ (Kiai Dame)
German Energiefokus
French Puissance
Italian Focalenergia
Spanish Foco Energía

Game descriptions

Gold​/​Silver
Crystal
Raises the critical hit ratio.
Ruby​/​Sapphire
Emerald
Focuses power to raise the critical-hit ratio.
FireRed​/​LeafGreen The user takes a deep breath and focuses to raise its critical-hit ratio.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The user takes a deep breath and focuses to raise the critical-hit ratio of its attacks.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user takes a deep breath and focuses so that critical hits land more easily.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user takes a deep breath and focuses so that critical hits land more easily.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
L.G. Pikachu​/​L.G. Eevee
The user takes a deep breath and focuses so that critical hits land more easily.
Sword​/​Shield The user takes a deep breath and focuses so that critical hits land more easily.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Focus Energy 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.

Machop
#066 / Fighting
Level 4
Machoke
#067 / Fighting
Level 1
Machamp
#068 / Fighting
Level 1
Hitmonlee
#106 / Fighting
Level 1
Hitmonchan
#107 / Fighting
Level 1
Remoraid
#223 / Water
Level 8
Octillery
#224 / Water
Level 1
Tyrogue
#236 / Fighting
Level 1
Hitmontop
#237 / Fighting
Level 1
Drifloon
#425 / Ghost · Flying
Level 8
Drifblim
#426 / Ghost · Flying
Level 1
Stunky
#434 / Poison · Dark
Level 15
Skuntank
#435 / Poison · Dark
Level 15
Timburr
#532 / Fighting
Level 12
Gurdurr
#533 / Fighting
Level 12
Conkeldurr
#534 / Fighting
Level 12
Throh
#538 / Fighting
Level 5
Sawk
#539 / Fighting
Level 5
Deino
#633 / Dark · Dragon
Level 1
Zweilous
#634 / Dark · Dragon
Level 1
Hydreigon
#635 / Dark · Dragon
Level 1
Passimian
#766 / Fighting
Level 10
Falinks
#870 / Fighting
Level 10

Learnt by TR

Farfetch'd
Galarian Farfetch'd
#083 / Fighting
Eevee
#133 / Normal
Flareon
#136 / Fire
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Umbreon
#197 / Dark
Larvitar
#246 / Rock · Ground
Pupitar
#247 / Rock · Ground
Tyranitar
#248 / Rock · Dark
Flygon
#330 / Ground · Dragon
Stunky
#434 / Poison · Dark
Skuntank
#435 / Poison · Dark
Leafeon
#470 / Grass
Glaceon
#471 / Ice
Pidove
#519 / Normal · Flying
Sawk
#539 / Fighting
Darumaka
#554 / Fire
Darumaka
Galarian Darumaka
#554 / Ice
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Darmanitan
Galarian Standard Mode
#555 / Ice
Axew
#610 / Dragon
Deino
#633 / Dark · Dragon
Zweilous
#634 / Dark · Dragon
Sylveon
#700 / Fairy
Grookey
#810 / Grass
Raboot
#814 / Fire
Flapple
#841 / Grass · Dragon
Zacian
Crowned Sword
#888 / Fairy · Steel
Zamazenta
Crowned Shield
#889 / Fighting · Steel