Gravity (move)

Move data

Type Psychic
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy
PP 5  (max. 8)
Makes contact? No
Introduced Generation 4

Effects

Prevents moves like Fly and Bounce and the Ability Levitate for 5 turns.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Psychium Z and uses its Z-Power, Gravity turns into Z-Gravity and raises Special Attack one stage, in addition to its usual effect as above.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets the entire field.

Other languages

English Gravity
Japanese じゅうりょく (Jūryoku)
German Erdanziehung
French Gravité
Italian Gravità
Spanish Gravedad

Game descriptions

Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
Gravity is intensified for five turns, making moves involving flying unusable and negating Levitation.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
Gravity is intensified for five turns, making moves involving flying unusable and negating Levitate.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
Gravity is intensified for five turns, making moves involving flying unusable and negating Levitate.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
Enables Flying-type Pokémon or Pokémon with the Levitate Ability to be hit by Ground-type moves. Flying moves can’t be used.
Sword​/​Shield This move enables Flying-type Pokémon or Pokémon with the Levitate Ability to be hit by Ground-type moves. Moves that involve flying can’t be used.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Gravity 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.

Clefairy
#035 / Fairy
Level 28
Clefable
#036 / Fairy
Level 1
Dusclops
#356 / Ghost
Level 1
Jirachi
#385 / Steel · Psychic
Level 35
Dusknoir
#477 / Ghost
Level 1
Sigilyph
#561 / Psychic · Flying
Level 5
Xerneas
#716 / Fairy
Level 1
Necrozma
#800 / Psychic
Level 1
Stonjourner
#874 / Rock
Level 18

Learnt by breeding

These Pokémon can learn Gravity as an egg move. Their breeding groups are also shown for reference.