Pluck (move)

Move data

Type Flying
Category   Physical
Power 60
Accuracy 100
PP 20  (max. 32)
Makes contact? Yes
Introduced Generation 4

Machine/Record

Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
TM88
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
TM88

Effects

If the opponent is holding a berry, its effect is stolen by user.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Flyinium Z and uses its Z-Power, Pluck turns into Supersonic Skystrike and has base power 120.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets any single Pokémon on the field including non-adjacent ones.

Other languages

English Pluck
Japanese ついばむ (Tsuibamu)
German Pflücker
French Picore
Italian Spennata
Spanish Picoteo

Game descriptions

Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The user pecks the foe. If the foe is holding a Berry, the user plucks it and gains its effect.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user pecks the target. If the target is holding a Berry, the user eats it and gains its effect.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user pecks the target. If the target is holding a Berry, the user eats it and gains its effect.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user pecks the target. If the target is holding a Berry, the user eats it and gains its effect.
Sword​/​Shield The user pecks the target. If the target is holding a Berry, the user eats it and gains its effect.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Pluck 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.

Vullaby
#629 / Dark · Flying
Level 12
Mandibuzz
#630 / Dark · Flying
Level 1
Inkay
#686 / Dark · Psychic
Level 12
Malamar
#687 / Dark · Psychic
Level 12
Rowlet
#722 / Grass · Flying
Level 21
Dartrix
#723 / Grass · Flying
Level 25
Decidueye
#724 / Grass · Ghost
Level 25
Rookidee
#821 / Flying
Level 16
Corvisquire
#822 / Flying
Level 16
Corviknight
#823 / Flying · Steel
Level 16
Cramorant
#845 / Flying · Water
Level 21
Dracozolt
#880 / Electric · Dragon
Level 28
Arctozolt
#881 / Electric · Ice
Level 28