Light of Ruin (move)

Move data

Type Fairy
Category   Special
Power 140
Accuracy 90
PP 5  (max. 8)
Introduced Generation 6

Effects

Light of Ruin deals damage, but the user receives 12 of the damage it inflicted in recoil. In other words, if the attack does 100 HP damage to the opponent, the user will lose 50 HP.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Fairium Z and uses its Z-Power, Light of Ruin turns into Twinkle Tackle and has base power 200.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Light of Ruin
Japanese はめつのひかり (Hametsu no Hikari)
German Lux Calamitatis
French Lumière du Néant
Italian Luce Nefasta
Spanish Luz Aniquiladora

Game descriptions

X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
Drawing power from the Eternal Flower, the user fires a powerful beam of light. This also damages the user quite a lot.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
Drawing power from the Eternal Flower, the user fires a powerful beam of light. This also damages the user quite a lot.