Rage Powder (move)

Move data

Type Bug
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy
PP 20  (max. 32)
Priority +2
Makes contact? No
Introduced Generation 5

Effects

Rage Powder redirects all single-target moves used by opponents to itself. It is only useful in double or triple battles.

It does not work for moves that target multiple Pokémon such as Air Cutter or Bulldoze.

Changes

In Generation 5, Rage Powder has priority +3.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Buginium Z and uses its Z-Power, Rage Powder turns into Z-Rage Powder and eliminates any stat drops applied to the user, in addition to its usual effect as above.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets the user.

Other languages

English Rage Powder
Japanese いかりのこな (Ikari no Kona)
German Wutpulver
French Poudre Fureur
Italian Polverabbia
Spanish Polvo Ira

Game descriptions

Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user scatters a cloud of irritating powder to draw attention to itself. Opponents aim only at the user.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user scatters a cloud of irritating powder to draw attention to itself. Opponents aim only at the user.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user scatters a cloud of irritating powder to draw attention to itself. Opponents aim only at the user.
Sword​/​Shield The user scatters a cloud of irritating powder to draw attention to itself. Opposing Pokémon aim only at the user.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Rage Powder 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.

Butterfree
#012 / Bug · Flying
Level 40
Foongus
#590 / Grass · Poison
Level 40
Amoonguss
#591 / Grass · Poison
Level 42
Volcarona
#637 / Bug · Fire
Level 78

Learnt by breeding

These Pokémon can learn Rage Powder as an egg move. Their breeding groups are also shown for reference.