Rock Slide (move)

Move data

Type Rock
Category   Physical
Power 75
Accuracy 90
PP 10  (max. 16)
Introduced Generation 1

Technical/Hidden Machine

Red​/​Blue
Yellow
TM48
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
TM80
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
TM80
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
TM80
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
TM80
L.G. Pikachu​/​L.G. Eevee TM22

Effects

Rock Slide deals damage and has a 30% chance of causing the target to flinch (if the target has not yet moved).

Pokémon with the ability Inner Focus or those behind a Substitute cannot be made to flinch.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Rockium Z and uses its Z-Power, Rock Slide turns into Continental Crush and has base power 140.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets all adjacent foes.

Other languages

English Rock Slide
Japanese いわなだれ (Iwa Nadare)
German Steinhagel
French Éboulement
Italian Frana
Spanish Avalancha

Game descriptions

Gold​/​Silver
Crystal
An attack that may cause flinching.
Ruby​/​Sapphire
Emerald
Large boulders are hurled. May cause flinching.
FireRed​/​LeafGreen Large boulders are hurled at the foe. It may make the foe flinch.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
Large boulders are hurled at the foe to inflict damage. It may also make the target flinch.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
Large boulders are hurled at the opposing team to inflict damage. It may also make the targets flinch.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
Large boulders are hurled at the opposing Pokémon to inflict damage. This may also make the opposing Pokémon flinch.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
L.G. Pikachu​/​L.G. Eevee
Large boulders are hurled at the opposing Pokémon to inflict damage. This may also make the opposing Pokémon flinch.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Rock Slide 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.

Onix
#095 / Rock · Ground
Level 34
Aerodactyl
#142 / Rock · Flying
Level 73
Sudowoodo
#185 / Rock
Level 33
Steelix
#208 / Steel · Ground
Level 34
Shuckle
#213 / Bug · Rock
Level 38
Slugma
#218 / Fire
Level 29
Magcargo
#219 / Fire · Rock
Level 29
Larvitar
#246 / Rock · Ground
Level 19
Pupitar
#247 / Rock · Ground
Level 19
Tyranitar
#248 / Rock · Dark
Level 19
Marshtomp
#259 / Water · Ground
Level 28
Swampert
#260 / Water · Ground
Level 28
Nosepass
#299 / Rock
Level 22
Aron
#304 / Steel · Rock
Level 25
Lairon
#305 / Steel · Rock
Level 25
Aggron
#306 / Steel · Rock
Level 25
Camerupt
#323 / Fire · Ground
Level 1
Trapinch
#328 / Ground
Level 15
Vibrava
#329 / Ground · Dragon
Level 15
Flygon
#330 / Ground · Dragon
Level 15
Lunatone
#337 / Rock · Psychic
Level 21
Solrock
#338 / Rock · Psychic
Level 21
Bonsly
#438 / Rock
Level 33
Probopass
#476 / Rock · Steel
Level 22
Roggenrola
#524 / Rock
Level 27
Boldore
#525 / Rock
Level 30
Gigalith
#526 / Rock
Level 30
Drilbur
#529 / Ground
Level 29
Excadrill
#530 / Ground · Steel
Level 29
Timburr
#532 / Fighting
Level 31
Gurdurr
#533 / Fighting
Level 33
Conkeldurr
#534 / Fighting
Level 33
Dwebble
#557 / Bug · Rock
Level 29
Crustle
#558 / Bug · Rock
Level 29
Tirtouga
#564 / Water · Rock
Level 45
Carracosta
#565 / Water · Rock
Level 51
Archen
#566 / Rock · Flying
Level 45
Archeops
#567 / Rock · Flying
Level 51
Terrakion
#639 / Rock · Fighting
Level 25
Landorus
Incarnate Forme
#645 / Ground · Flying
Level 43
Tyrantrum
#697 / Rock · Dragon
Level 1
Rockruff
#744 / Rock
Level 34
Rockruff
Own Tempo Rockruff
#744 / Rock
Level 34
Lycanroc
Midday Form
#745 / Rock
Level 34
Lycanroc
Midnight Form
#745 / Rock
Level 34
Lycanroc
Dusk Form
#745 / Rock
Level 34
Stakataka
#805 / Rock · Steel
Level 5

Learnt by TM

Ekans
#023 / Poison
Arbok
#024 / Poison
Sandshrew
Alolan Sandshrew
#027 / Ice · Steel
Sandslash
Alolan Sandslash
#028 / Ice · Steel
Diglett
Alolan Diglett
#050 / Ground · Steel
Dugtrio
Alolan Dugtrio
#051 / Ground · Steel
Geodude
#074 / Rock · Ground
Geodude
Alolan Geodude
#074 / Rock · Electric
Graveler
#075 / Rock · Ground
Graveler
Alolan Graveler
#075 / Rock · Electric
Golem
#076 / Rock · Ground
Golem
Alolan Golem
#076 / Rock · Electric
Grimer
#088 / Poison
Grimer
Alolan Grimer
#088 / Poison · Dark
Muk
#089 / Poison
Muk
Alolan Muk
#089 / Poison · Dark
Onix
#095 / Rock · Ground
Krabby
#098 / Water
Kingler
#099 / Water
Cubone
#104 / Ground
Marowak
Alolan Marowak
#105 / Fire · Ghost
Rhyhorn
#111 / Ground · Rock
Rhydon
#112 / Ground · Rock
Pinsir
#127 / Bug
Tauros
#128 / Normal
Omanyte
#138 / Rock · Water
Omastar
#139 / Rock · Water
Kabuto
#140 / Rock · Water
Kabutops
#141 / Rock · Water
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Pineco
#204 / Bug
Forretress
#205 / Bug · Steel
Gligar
#207 / Ground · Flying
Steelix
#208 / Steel · Ground
Shuckle
#213 / Bug · Rock
Slugma
#218 / Fire
Magcargo
#219 / Fire · Rock
Swinub
#220 / Ice · Ground
Piloswine
#221 / Ice · Ground
Corsola
#222 / Water · Rock
Mantine
#226 / Water · Flying
Phanpy
#231 / Ground
Larvitar
#246 / Rock · Ground
Pupitar
#247 / Rock · Ground
Tyranitar
#248 / Rock · Dark
Treecko
#252 / Grass
Grovyle
#253 / Grass
Torchic
#255 / Fire
Mudkip
#258 / Water
Nuzleaf
#274 / Grass · Dark
Shiftry
#275 / Grass · Dark
Nosepass
#299 / Rock
Mawile
#303 / Steel · Fairy
Aron
#304 / Steel · Rock
Lairon
#305 / Steel · Rock
Aggron
#306 / Steel · Rock
Numel
#322 / Fire · Ground
Camerupt
#323 / Fire · Ground
Torkoal
#324 / Fire
Spinda
#327 / Normal
Flygon
#330 / Ground · Dragon
Solrock
#338 / Rock · Psychic
Crawdaunt
#342 / Water · Dark
Lileep
#345 / Rock · Grass
Cradily
#346 / Rock · Grass
Anorith
#347 / Rock · Bug
Armaldo
#348 / Rock · Bug
Absol
#359 / Dark
Spheal
#363 / Ice · Water
Sealeo
#364 / Ice · Water
Walrein
#365 / Ice · Water
Relicanth
#369 / Water · Rock
Bagon
#371 / Dragon
Metang
#375 / Steel · Psychic
Regirock
#377 / Rock
Regice
#378 / Ice
Kyogre
#382 / Water
Deoxys
Normal Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Attack Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Defense Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Speed Forme
#386 / Psychic
Empoleon
#395 / Water · Steel
Cranidos
#408 / Rock
Shieldon
#410 / Rock · Steel
Bastiodon
#411 / Rock · Steel
Bonsly
#438 / Rock
Gible
#443 / Dragon · Ground
Gabite
#444 / Dragon · Ground
Drapion
#452 / Poison · Dark
Mantyke
#458 / Water · Flying
Abomasnow
#460 / Grass · Ice
Mamoswine
#473 / Ice · Ground
Probopass
#476 / Rock · Steel
Dialga
#483 / Steel · Dragon
Palkia
#484 / Water · Dragon
Heatran
#485 / Fire · Steel
Darkrai
#491 / Dark
Arceus
#493 / Normal
Emboar
#500 / Fire · Fighting
Simisear
#514 / Fire
Munna
#517 / Psychic
Boldore
#525 / Rock
Gigalith
#526 / Rock
Sawk
#539 / Fighting
Scolipede
#545 / Bug · Poison
Sandile
#551 / Ground · Dark
Krokorok
#552 / Ground · Dark
Darumaka
#554 / Fire
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Dwebble
#557 / Bug · Rock
Crustle
#558 / Bug · Rock
Tirtouga
#564 / Water · Rock
Archen
#566 / Rock · Flying
Archeops
#567 / Rock · Flying
Beartic
#614 / Ice
Golett
#622 / Ground · Ghost
Golurk
#623 / Ground · Ghost
Durant
#632 / Bug · Steel
Reshiram
#643 / Dragon · Fire
Landorus
Incarnate Forme
#645 / Ground · Flying
Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem
Black Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem
White Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Chespin
#650 / Grass
Froakie
#656 / Water
Greninja
#658 / Water · Dark
Skiddo
#672 / Grass
Gogoat
#673 / Grass
Honedge
#679 / Steel · Ghost
Doublade
#680 / Steel · Ghost
Aegislash
Blade Forme
#681 / Steel · Ghost
Inkay
#686 / Dark · Psychic
Malamar
#687 / Dark · Psychic
Binacle
#688 / Rock · Water
Tyrunt
#696 / Rock · Dragon
Amaura
#698 / Rock · Ice
Aurorus
#699 / Rock · Ice
Carbink
#703 / Rock · Fairy
Goomy
#704 / Dragon
Goodra
#706 / Dragon
Phantump
#708 / Ghost · Grass
Pumpkaboo
Average Size
#710 / Ghost · Grass
Gourgeist
Average Size
#711 / Ghost · Grass
Bergmite
#712 / Ice
Avalugg
#713 / Ice
Xerneas
#716 / Fairy
Yveltal
#717 / Dark · Flying
Zygarde
50% Forme
#718 / Dragon · Ground
Diancie
#719 / Rock · Fairy
Volcanion
#721 / Fire · Water
Rockruff
#744 / Rock
Rockruff
Own Tempo Rockruff
#744 / Rock
Lycanroc
Midday Form
#745 / Rock
Lycanroc
Midnight Form
#745 / Rock
Lycanroc
Dusk Form
#745 / Rock
Golisopod
#768 / Bug · Water
Minior
Meteor Form
#774 / Rock · Flying
Komala
#775 / Normal
Drampa
#780 / Normal · Dragon
Dhelmise
#781 / Ghost · Grass
Guzzlord
#799 / Dark · Dragon
Stakataka
#805 / Rock · Steel