Laser Focus (move)

Move data

Type Normal
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy
PP 30  (max. 48)
Introduced Generation 7

Effects

User's next attack is guaranteed to result in a critical hit.

Z-Move effects

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

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets the user.

Game descriptions

Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user concentrates intensely. The attack on the next turn always results in a critical hit.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Laser Focus 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.

Mewtwo
#150 / Psychic
Level 1
Lucario
#448 / Fighting · Steel
Level 1
Kartana
#798 / Grass · Steel
Level 29
Marshadow
#802 / Fighting · Ghost
Level 1

Learnt by move tutor

These Pokémon can learn Laser Focus by the various move tutors in the games.

Raichu
Alolan Raichu
#026 / Electric · Psychic
Ninetales
Alolan Ninetales
#038 / Ice · Fairy
Marowak
Alolan Marowak
#105 / Fire · Ghost
Scyther
#123 / Bug · Flying
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Scizor
#212 / Bug · Steel
Sneasel
#215 / Dark · Ice
Houndoom
#229 / Dark · Fire
Entei
#244 / Fire
Ho-oh
#250 / Fire · Flying
Dustox
#269 / Bug · Poison
Ninjask
#291 / Bug · Flying
Mawile
#303 / Steel · Fairy
Absol
#359 / Dark
Glalie
#362 / Ice
Deoxys
Normal Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Attack Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Defense Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Speed Forme
#386 / Psychic
Weavile
#461 / Dark · Ice
Yanmega
#469 / Bug · Flying
Glaceon
#471 / Ice
Froslass
#478 / Ice · Ghost
Shaymin
Land Forme
#492 / Grass
Shaymin
Sky Forme
#492 / Grass · Flying
Leavanny
#542 / Bug · Grass
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Bisharp
#625 / Dark · Steel
Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem
Black Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem
White Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Meloetta
Aria Forme
#648 / Normal · Psychic
Aegislash
Blade Forme
#681 / Steel · Ghost
Hoopa
Hoopa Confined
#720 / Psychic · Ghost
Hoopa
Hoopa Unbound
#720 / Psychic · Dark
Lycanroc
Midnight Form
#745 / Rock