Leaf Blade (move)

Move data

Type Grass
Category   Physical
Power 90
Accuracy 100
PP 15  (max. 24)
Makes contact? Yes
Introduced Generation 3

Machine/Record

Sword​/​Shield TR50

Effects

Leaf Blade deals damage and has an increased critical hit ratio (18 instead of 124).

Changes

In Generations 1-3, Leaf Blade has a base power of 70.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Grassium Z and uses its Z-Power, Leaf Blade turns into Bloom Doom and has base power 175.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Leaf Blade
Japanese リーフブレード (Leaf Blade)
German Laubklinge
French Lame-Feuille
Italian Fendifoglia
Spanish Hoja Aguda

Game descriptions

Ruby​/​Sapphire
Emerald
Slashes with a sharp leaf. High critical-hit ratio.
FireRed​/​LeafGreen The foe is slashed with a sharp leaf. It has a high critical-hit ratio.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The foe is slashed with a sharp leaf. It has a high critical-hit ratio.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user handles a sharp leaf like a sword and attacks by cutting its target. Critical hits land more easily.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user handles a sharp leaf like a sword and attacks by cutting its target. Critical hits land more easily.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user handles a sharp leaf like a sword and attacks by cutting its target. Critical hits land more easily.
Sword​/​Shield The user handles a sharp leaf like a sword and attacks by cutting its target. Critical hits land more easily.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Leaf Blade 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.

Farfetch'd
#083 / Normal · Flying
Level 55
Farfetch'd
Galarian Farfetch'd
#083 / Fighting
Level 55
Nuzleaf
#274 / Grass · Dark
Level 57
Shiftry
#275 / Grass · Dark
Level 1
Leafeon
#470 / Grass
Level 50
Virizion
#640 / Grass · Fighting
Level 63
Rowlet
#722 / Grass · Flying
Level 30
Dartrix
#723 / Grass · Flying
Level 40
Decidueye
#724 / Grass · Ghost
Level 44
Fomantis
#753 / Grass
Level 40
Lurantis
#754 / Grass
Level 44
Sirfetch'd
#865 / Fighting
Level 55

Learnt by TR

Farfetch'd
Galarian Farfetch'd
#083 / Fighting
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Celebi
#251 / Psychic · Grass
Nuzleaf
#274 / Grass · Dark
Shiftry
#275 / Grass · Dark
Leafeon
#470 / Grass
Rowlet
#722 / Grass · Flying
Dartrix
#723 / Grass · Flying