Hold Back (move)

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Move data

Type Normal
Category Physical
Power 40
Accuracy 100
PP 40  (max. 64)
Introduced Generation 6

Effects

Always leaves opponent with at least 1 HP.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Normalium Z and uses its Z-Power, Hold Back turns into Breakneck Blitz and has base power 100.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

X/Y
O.Ruby/A.Sapphire
The user holds back when it attacks and the target is left with at least 1 HP.
Sun/Moon The user holds back when it attacks, and the target is left with at least 1 HP.