Last Resort (move)

Move data

Type Normal
Category   Physical
Power 140
Accuracy 100
PP 5  (max. 8)
Introduced Generation 4

Effects

Last Resort deals high damage, but will fail if the user has not used each of its other moves at least once (or has no other moves). If the user switches out, the move gets reset and when it switches back in, will need to use each of its other moves at least once in order to use Last Resort again.

Changes

In Generations 1-4, Last Resort has a base power of 130.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Normalium Z and uses its Z-Power, Last Resort turns into Breakneck Blitz and has base power 200.

When Eevee is holding Eevium Z and uses its Z-Power, Last Resort turns into Extreme Evoboost.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
This move can be used only after the user has used all the other moves it knows in the battle.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
This move can be used only after the user has used all the other moves it knows in the battle.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
This move can be used only after the user has used all the other moves it knows in the battle.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
This move can be used only after the user has used all the other moves it knows in the battle.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Last Resort 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.

Eevee
#133 / Normal
Level 41
Vaporeon
#134 / Water
Level 41
Jolteon
#135 / Electric
Level 41
Flareon
#136 / Fire
Level 41
Togepi
#175 / Fairy
Level 49
Togetic
#176 / Fairy · Flying
Level 49
Aipom
#190 / Normal
Level 43
Espeon
#196 / Psychic
Level 41
Umbreon
#197 / Dark
Level 41
Phanpy
#231 / Ground
Level 37
Plusle
#311 / Electric
Level 40
Jirachi
#385 / Steel · Psychic
Level 65
Pachirisu
#417 / Electric
Level 45
Ambipom
#424 / Normal
Level 43
Chingling
#433 / Psychic
Level 16
Munchlax
#446 / Normal
Level 1
Munchlax
#446 / Normal
Level 57
Leafeon
#470 / Grass
Level 41
Glaceon
#471 / Ice
Level 41
Azelf
#482 / Psychic
Level 1
Azelf
#482 / Psychic
Level 61
Lillipup
#506 / Normal
Level 36
Herdier
#507 / Normal
Level 42
Stoutland
#508 / Normal
Level 51
Audino
#531 / Normal
Level 1
Audino
#531 / Normal
Level 57
Minccino
#572 / Normal
Level 45
Sylveon
#700 / Fairy
Level 41

Learnt by breeding

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

Learnt by move tutor

These Pokémon can learn Last Resort by the various move tutors in the games.

Rattata
Alolan Rattata
#019 / Dark · Normal
Raticate
Alolan Raticate
#020 / Dark · Normal
Meowth
Alolan Meowth
#052 / Dark
Persian
Alolan Persian
#053 / Dark
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Mawile
#303 / Steel · Fairy
Glaceon
#471 / Ice
Shaymin
Land Forme
#492 / Grass
Shaymin
Sky Forme
#492 / Grass · Flying
Keldeo
Ordinary Forme
#647 / Water · Fighting
Meloetta
Aria Forme
#648 / Normal · Psychic
Genesect
#649 / Bug · Steel
Klefki
#707 / Steel · Fairy
Diancie
#719 / Rock · Fairy
Hoopa
Hoopa Confined
#720 / Psychic · Ghost
Hoopa
Hoopa Unbound
#720 / Psychic · Dark
Cutiefly
#742 / Bug · Fairy
Ribombee
#743 / Bug · Fairy
Lycanroc
Midday Form
#745 / Rock
Lycanroc
Midnight Form
#745 / Rock
Lycanroc
Dusk Form
#745 / Rock
Minior
Meteor Form
#774 / Rock · Flying