Power Gem (move)

Move data

Type Rock
Category   Special
Power 80
Accuracy 100
PP 20  (max. 32)
Makes contact? No
Introduced Generation 4

Machine/Record

Sword​/​Shield TR63

Effects

Power Gem deals damage with no additional effect.

Changes

In Generations 4-5, Power Gem has base power 70.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Rockium Z and uses its Z-Power, Power Gem turns into Continental Crush and has base power 160.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Power Gem
Japanese パワージェム (Power Gem)
German Juwelenkraft
French Rayon Gemme
Italian Gemmoforza
Spanish Joya de Luz

Game descriptions

Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The user attacks with a ray of light that sparkles as if it were made of gemstones.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user attacks with a ray of light that sparkles as if it were made of gemstones.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user attacks with a ray of light that sparkles as if it were made of gemstones.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user attacks with a ray of light that sparkles as if it were made of gemstones.
Sword​/​Shield The user attacks with a ray of light that sparkles as if it were made of gemstones.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Power Gem 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.

Persian
#053 / Normal
Level 1
Persian
Alolan Persian
#053 / Dark
Level 1
Staryu
#120 / Water
Level 36
Starmie
#121 / Water · Psychic
Level 1
Slowking
#199 / Water · Psychic
Level 1
Corsola
#222 / Water · Rock
Level 40
Corsola
Galarian Corsola
#222 / Ghost
Level 40
Sableye
#302 / Dark · Ghost
Level 39
Vespiquen
#416 / Bug · Flying
Level 32
Boldore
#525 / Rock
Level 1
Gigalith
#526 / Rock
Level 1
Necrozma
#800 / Psychic
Level 64
Cursola
#864 / Ghost
Level 40

Learnt by TR

Persian
Alolan Persian
#053 / Dark
Staryu
#120 / Water
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Corsola
#222 / Water · Rock
Corsola
Galarian Corsola
#222 / Ghost
Sableye
#302 / Dark · Ghost
Vespiquen
#416 / Bug · Flying
Boldore
#525 / Rock
Gigalith
#526 / Rock
Klink
#599 / Steel
Klang
#600 / Steel
Cursola
#864 / Ghost

Usable via Nature Power

These Pokémon can use Power Gem through Nature Power on certain terrain. See the Nature Power movedex for more details.

Ivysaur
#002 / Grass · Poison
Oddish
#043 / Grass · Poison
Gloom
#044 / Grass · Poison
Tangela
#114 / Grass
Corsola
#222 / Water · Rock
Corsola
Galarian Corsola
#222 / Ghost
Lotad
#270 / Water · Grass
Lombre
#271 / Water · Grass
Ludicolo
#272 / Water · Grass
Seedot
#273 / Grass
Nuzleaf
#274 / Grass · Dark
Shiftry
#275 / Grass · Dark
Cherubi
#420 / Grass
Cherrim
#421 / Grass
Cottonee
#546 / Grass · Fairy
Grookey
#810 / Grass
Cursola
#864 / Ghost