Jump Kick (move)

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Move data

Type Fighting
Category Physical
Power 100
Accuracy 95
PP 10  (max. 16)
Introduced Generation 1

Effects

Jump Kick deals damage, however, if it misses the user keeps going and crashes, losing 12 of its maximum HP. Jump Kick cannot be used if Gravity is in effect.

Changes

In Generations 1-3 Jump Kick has a base power of 70. In Generation 4 its base power is 85.

In Generation 1, the crash damage is always 1 HP. From Generation 2 to Generation 4, the crash damage is 18 of the damage the attack would have inflicted (which could be all of the user's own HP).

In Generations 1-4, Jump Kick has 25 PP.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Fightinium Z and uses its Z-Power, Jump Kick turns into All-Out Pummeling and has base power 180.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Gold/Silver
Crystal
May miss, damaging the user.
Ruby/Sapphire
Emerald
A strong jumping kick. May miss and hurt the kicker.
FireRed/LeafGreen The user jumps up high, then kicks. If it misses, the user hurts itself.
Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
The user jumps up high, then strikes with a kick. If the kick misses, the user hurts itself.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
The user jumps up high, then strikes with a kick. If the kick misses, the user hurts itself.
X/Y
O.Ruby/A.Sapphire
The user jumps up high, then strikes with a kick. If the kick misses, the user hurts itself.
Sun/Moon The user jumps up high, then strikes with a kick. If the kick misses, the user hurts itself.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Jump Kick at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Sun & Moon and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

DoduoDoduo
#084 / Normal · Flying
Level 40
DodrioDodrio
#085 / Normal · Flying
Level 43
HitmonleeHitmonlee
#106 / Fighting
Level 1
HitmonleeHitmonlee
#106 / Fighting
Level 13
StantlerStantler
#234 / Normal
Level 43
BunearyBuneary
#427 / Normal
Level 23
LopunnyLopunny
#428 / Normal
Level 23
DeerlingDeerling
#585 / Normal · Grass
Level 24
SawsbuckSawsbuck
#586 / Normal · Grass
Level 24
MienfooMienfoo
#619 / Fighting
Level 37
MienshaoMienshao
#620 / Fighting
Level 37
PheromosaPheromosa
#795 / Bug · Fighting
Level 31
MarshadowMarshadow
#802 / Fighting · Ghost
Level 35