Mega Punch (move)

Move data

Type Normal
Category   Physical
Power 80
Accuracy 85
PP 20  (max. 32)
Makes contact? Yes
Introduced Generation 1

Machine/Record

Red​/​Blue
Yellow
TM01
Sword​/​Shield TM00

Effects

Mega Punch deals damage with no additional effect.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Normalium Z and uses its Z-Power, Mega Punch turns into Breakneck Blitz and has base power 160.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Mega Punch
Japanese メガトンパンチ (Megaton Punch)
German Megahieb
French Ultimapoing
Italian Megapugno
Spanish Megapuño

Game descriptions

Gold​/​Silver
Crystal
A powerful punch thrown very hard.
Ruby​/​Sapphire
Emerald
A strong punch thrown with incredible power.
FireRed​/​LeafGreen The foe is slugged by a punch thrown with muscle-packed power.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The foe is slugged by a punch thrown with muscle-packed power.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The target is slugged by a punch thrown with muscle-packed power.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The target is slugged by a punch thrown with muscle-packed power.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
L.G. Pikachu​/​L.G. Eevee
The target is slugged by a punch thrown with muscle-packed power.
Sword​/​Shield The target is slugged by a punch thrown with muscle-packed power.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Mega Punch 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.

Hitmonchan
#107 / Fighting
Level 32
Regigigas
#486 / Normal
Level 36
Golett
#622 / Ground · Ghost
Level 32
Golurk
#623 / Ground · Ghost
Level 32
Buzzwole
#794 / Bug · Fighting
Level 35
Melmetal
#809 / Steel
Level 48

Learnt by TM

Raichu
Alolan Raichu
#026 / Electric · Psychic
Psyduck
#054 / Water
Golduck
#055 / Water
Abra
#063 / Psychic
Slowbro
Galarian Slowbro
#080 / Poison · Psychic
Gengar
#094 / Ghost · Poison
Cubone
#104 / Ground
Marowak
Alolan Marowak
#105 / Fire · Ghost
Rhydon
#112 / Ground · Rock
Mr. Mime
Galarian Mr. Mime
#122 / Psychic · Ice
Jynx
#124 / Ice · Psychic
Magmar
#126 / Fire
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Cleffa
#173 / Fairy
Togepi
#175 / Fairy
Togetic
#176 / Fairy · Flying
Marill
#183 / Water · Fairy
Slowking
Galarian Slowking
#199 / Poison · Psychic
Sneasel
#215 / Dark · Ice
Delibird
#225 / Ice · Flying
Smoochum
#238 / Ice · Psychic
Magby
#240 / Fire
Tyranitar
#248 / Rock · Dark
Treecko
#252 / Grass
Grovyle
#253 / Grass
Torchic
#255 / Fire
Lombre
#271 / Water · Grass
Ludicolo
#272 / Water · Grass
Ralts
#280 / Psychic · Fairy
Kirlia
#281 / Psychic · Fairy
Sableye
#302 / Dark · Ghost
Mawile
#303 / Steel · Fairy
Aggron
#306 / Steel · Rock
Flygon
#330 / Ground · Dragon
Regirock
#377 / Rock
Regice
#378 / Ice
Snover
#459 / Grass · Ice
Abomasnow
#460 / Grass · Ice
Weavile
#461 / Dark · Ice
Victini
#494 / Psychic · Fire
Audino
#531 / Normal
Sawk
#539 / Fighting
Krokorok
#552 / Ground · Dark
Darumaka
#554 / Fire
Darumaka
Galarian Darumaka
#554 / Ice
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Darmanitan
Galarian Standard Mode
#555 / Ice
Zoroark
#571 / Dark
Cubchoo
#613 / Ice
Beartic
#614 / Ice
Golett
#622 / Ground · Ghost
Golurk
#623 / Ground · Ghost
Goodra
#706 / Dragon
Incineroar
#727 / Fire · Dark
Lycanroc
Midnight Form
#745 / Rock
Guzzlord
#799 / Dark · Dragon
Grookey
#810 / Grass
Coalossal
#839 / Rock · Fire
Toxtricity
Low Key Form
#849 / Electric · Poison
Toxtricity
Amped Form
#849 / Electric · Poison
Impidimp
#859 / Dark · Fairy
Morgrem
#860 / Dark · Fairy
Mr. Rime
#866 / Psychic · Ice
Urshifu
Single Strike Style
#892 / Fighting · Dark
Urshifu
Rapid Strike Style
#892 / Fighting · Water
Zarude
#893 / Dark · Grass