Retaliate (move)

Move data

Type Normal
Category   Physical
Power 70
Accuracy 100
PP 5  (max. 8)
Introduced Generation 5

Technical/Hidden Machine

Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
TM67
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
TM67

Effects

Inflicts double damage if a teammate fainted on the last turn.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Normalium Z and uses its Z-Power, Retaliate turns into Breakneck Blitz and has base power 140.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Retaliate
Japanese かたきうち (Katakiuchi)
German Heimzahlung
French Vengeance
Italian Nemesi
Spanish Represalia

Game descriptions

Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user gets revenge for a fainted ally. If an ally fainted in the previous turn, this attack’s damage increases.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user gets revenge for a fainted ally. If an ally fainted in the previous turn, this move becomes more powerful.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user gets revenge for a fainted ally. If an ally fainted in the previous turn, this move’s power is increased.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Retaliate at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Growlithe
#058 / Fire
Level 32
Cubone
#104 / Ground
Level 47
Marowak
#105 / Ground
Level 59
Marowak
Alolan Marowak
#105 / Fire · Ghost
Level 59
Oshawott
#501 / Water
Level 37
Dewott
#502 / Water
Level 45
Samurott
#503 / Water
Level 51
Lillipup
#506 / Normal
Level 29
Herdier
#507 / Normal
Level 33
Stoutland
#508 / Normal
Level 36
Sawk
#539 / Fighting
Level 29
Cobalion
#638 / Steel · Fighting
Level 19
Terrakion
#639 / Rock · Fighting
Level 19
Virizion
#640 / Grass · Fighting
Level 19
Keldeo
Ordinary Forme
#647 / Water · Fighting
Level 31
Furfrou
#676 / Normal
Level 33
Honedge
#679 / Steel · Ghost
Level 26
Doublade
#680 / Steel · Ghost
Level 26

Learnt in previous generations only

These Pokémon can only learn Retaliate in previous games; check the respective Pokédex pages for full details.

Rattata
#019 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Raticate
#020 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Clefairy
#035 / Fairy
Gen 6 — TM
Clefable
#036 / Fairy
Gen 6 — TM
Jigglypuff
#039 / Normal · Fairy
Gen 6 — TM
Wigglytuff
#040 / Normal · Fairy
Gen 6 — TM
Meowth
#052 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Persian
#053 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Mankey
#056 / Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Primeape
#057 / Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Machop
#066 / Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Machoke
#067 / Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Machamp
#068 / Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Farfetch'd
#083 / Normal · Flying
Gen 6 — TM
Hitmonlee
#106 / Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Hitmonchan
#107 / Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Lickitung
#108 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Chansey
#113 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Kangaskhan
#115 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Tauros
#128 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Eevee
#133 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Vaporeon
#134 / Water
Gen 6 — TM
Jolteon
#135 / Electric
Gen 6 — TM
Flareon
#136 / Fire
Gen 6 — TM
Snorlax
#143 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Gen 6 — TM
Sentret
#161 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Furret
#162 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Togetic
#176 / Fairy · Flying
Gen 6 — TM
Aipom
#190 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Espeon
#196 / Psychic
Gen 6 — TM
Umbreon
#197 / Dark
Gen 6 — TM
Murkrow
#198 / Dark · Flying
Gen 6 — TM
Girafarig
#203 / Normal · Psychic
Gen 6 — TM
Dunsparce
#206 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Snubbull
#209 / Fairy
Gen 6 — TM
Granbull
#210 / Fairy
Gen 6 — TM
Heracross
#214 / Bug · Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Sneasel
#215 / Dark · Ice
Gen 6 — TM
Teddiursa
#216 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Ursaring
#217 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Houndour
#228 / Dark · Fire
Gen 6 — TM
Houndoom
#229 / Dark · Fire
Gen 6 — TM
Stantler
#234 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Tyrogue
#236 / Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Hitmontop
#237 / Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Miltank
#241 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Blissey
#242 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Larvitar
#246 / Rock · Ground
Gen 6 — TM
Pupitar
#247 / Rock · Ground
Gen 6 — TM
Tyranitar
#248 / Rock · Dark
Gen 6 — TM
Poochyena
#261 / Dark
Gen 6 — TM
Mightyena
#262 / Dark
Gen 6 — TM
Zigzagoon
#263 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Linoone
#264 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Seedot
#273 / Grass
Gen 6 — TM
Nuzleaf
#274 / Grass · Dark
Gen 6 — TM
Shiftry
#275 / Grass · Dark
Gen 6 — TM
Breloom
#286 / Grass · Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Slakoth
#287 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Vigoroth
#288 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Slaking
#289 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Whismur
#293 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Loudred
#294 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Exploud
#295 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Makuhita
#296 / Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Hariyama
#297 / Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Skitty
#300 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Delcatty
#301 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Sableye
#302 / Dark · Ghost
Gen 6 — TM
Meditite
#307 / Fighting · Psychic
Gen 6 — TM
Medicham
#308 / Fighting · Psychic
Gen 6 — TM
Carvanha
#318 / Water · Dark
Gen 6 — TM
Sharpedo
#319 / Water · Dark
Gen 6 — TM
Spinda
#327 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Cacturne
#332 / Grass · Dark
Gen 6 — TM
Zangoose
#335 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Seviper
#336 / Poison
Gen 6 — TM
Crawdaunt
#342 / Water · Dark
Gen 6 — TM
Castform
#351 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Kecleon
#352 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Absol
#359 / Dark
Gen 6 — TM
Latias
#380 / Dragon · Psychic
Gen 6 — TM
Latios
#381 / Dragon · Psychic
Gen 6 — TM
Monferno
#391 / Fire · Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Infernape
#392 / Fire · Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Staravia
#397 / Normal · Flying
Gen 6 — TM
Staraptor
#398 / Normal · Flying
Gen 6 — TM
Bidoof
#399 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Bibarel
#400 / Normal · Water
Gen 6 — TM
Ambipom
#424 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Buneary
#427 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Lopunny
#428 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Honchkrow
#430 / Dark · Flying
Gen 6 — TM
Glameow
#431 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Purugly
#432 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Spiritomb
#442 / Ghost · Dark
Gen 6 — TM
Munchlax
#446 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Riolu
#447 / Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Lucario
#448 / Fighting · Steel
Gen 6 — TM
Drapion
#452 / Poison · Dark
Gen 6 — TM
Croagunk
#453 / Poison · Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Toxicroak
#454 / Poison · Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Weavile
#461 / Dark · Ice
Gen 6 — TM
Lickilicky
#463 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Togekiss
#468 / Fairy · Flying
Gen 6 — TM
Leafeon
#470 / Grass
Gen 6 — TM
Glaceon
#471 / Ice
Gen 6 — TM
Gallade
#475 / Psychic · Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Regigigas
#486 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Darkrai
#491 / Dark
Gen 6 — TM
Arceus
#493 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Patrat
#504 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Watchog
#505 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Audino
#531 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Timburr
#532 / Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Gurdurr
#533 / Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Conkeldurr
#534 / Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Throh
#538 / Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Leavanny
#542 / Bug · Grass
Gen 6 — TM
Sandile
#551 / Ground · Dark
Gen 6 — TM
Krokorok
#552 / Ground · Dark
Gen 6 — TM
Krookodile
#553 / Ground · Dark
Gen 6 — TM
Scraggy
#559 / Dark · Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Scrafty
#560 / Dark · Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Zorua
#570 / Dark
Gen 6 — TM
Zoroark
#571 / Dark
Gen 6 — TM
Minccino
#572 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Cinccino
#573 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Deerling
#585 / Normal · Grass
Gen 6 — TM
Sawsbuck
#586 / Normal · Grass
Gen 6 — TM
Mienfoo
#619 / Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Mienshao
#620 / Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Druddigon
#621 / Dragon
Gen 6 — TM
Pawniard
#624 / Dark · Steel
Gen 6 — TM
Bisharp
#625 / Dark · Steel
Gen 6 — TM
Bouffalant
#626 / Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Rufflet
#627 / Normal · Flying
Gen 6 — TM
Braviary
#628 / Normal · Flying
Gen 6 — TM
Vullaby
#629 / Dark · Flying
Gen 6 — TM
Mandibuzz
#630 / Dark · Flying
Gen 6 — TM
Durant
#632 / Bug · Steel
Gen 6 — TM
Meloetta
Aria Forme
#648 / Normal · Psychic
Gen 6 — TM
Chespin
#650 / Grass
Gen 6 — TM
Quilladin
#651 / Grass
Gen 6 — TM
Chesnaught
#652 / Grass · Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Litleo
#667 / Fire · Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Pyroar
#668 / Fire · Normal
Gen 6 — TM
Skiddo
#672 / Grass
Gen 6 — TM
Gogoat
#673 / Grass
Gen 6 — TM
Pancham
#674 / Fighting
Gen 6 — TM
Pangoro
#675 / Fighting · Dark
Gen 6 — TM
Inkay
#686 / Dark · Psychic
Gen 6 — TM
Malamar
#687 / Dark · Psychic
Gen 6 — TM
Sylveon
#700 / Fairy
Gen 6 — TM
Hawlucha
#701 / Fighting · Flying
Gen 6 — TM
Dedenne
#702 / Electric · Fairy
Gen 6 — TM