Superpower (move)

Move data

Type Fighting
Category   Physical
Power 120
Accuracy 100
PP 5  (max. 8)
Makes contact? Yes
Introduced Generation 3

Machine/Record

L.G. Pikachu​/​L.G. Eevee TM49
Sword​/​Shield TR39

Effects

Superpower deals damage but lowers the user's Attack and Defense by one stage each after attacking.

Stats can be lowered to a minimum of -6 stages each.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Fightinium Z and uses its Z-Power, Superpower turns into All-Out Pummeling and has base power 190.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Superpower
Japanese ばかぢから (Bakajikara)
German Kraftkoloss
French Surpuissance
Italian Troppoforte
Spanish Fuerza Bruta

Game descriptions

Ruby​/​Sapphire
Emerald
Boosts strength sharply, but lowers abilities.
FireRed​/​LeafGreen A powerful attack, but it also lowers the user’s ATTACK and DEFENSE stats.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The user attacks the foe with great power. However, it also lowers the user’s Attack and Defense.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user attacks the target with great power. However, it also lowers the user’s Attack and Defense.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user attacks the target with great power. However, this also lowers the user’s Attack and Defense stats.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
L.G. Pikachu​/​L.G. Eevee
The user attacks the target with great power. However, this also lowers the user’s Attack and Defense stats.
Sword​/​Shield The user attacks the target with great power. However, this also lowers the user’s Attack and Defense stats.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Superpower 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.

Pinsir
#127 / Bug
Level 52
Marill
#183 / Water · Fairy
Level 36
Azumarill
#184 / Water · Fairy
Level 50
Trapinch
#328 / Ground
Level 44
Vibrava
#329 / Ground · Dragon
Level 1
Flygon
#330 / Ground · Dragon
Level 1
Timburr
#532 / Fighting
Level 44
Gurdurr
#533 / Fighting
Level 54
Conkeldurr
#534 / Fighting
Level 54
Throh
#538 / Fighting
Level 55
Darumaka
#554 / Fire
Level 48
Darumaka
Galarian Darumaka
#554 / Ice
Level 48
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Level 56
Darmanitan
Galarian Standard Mode
#555 / Ice
Level 56
Beartic
#614 / Ice
Level 51
Druddigon
#621 / Dragon
Level 55
Braviary
#628 / Normal · Flying
Level 1
Inkay
#686 / Dark · Psychic
Level 39
Malamar
#687 / Dark · Psychic
Level 47
Mudbray
#749 / Ground
Level 44
Mudsdale
#750 / Ground
Level 52
Stufful
#759 / Normal · Fighting
Level 48
Bewear
#760 / Normal · Fighting
Level 60
Melmetal
#809 / Steel
Level 80
Clobbopus
#852 / Fighting
Level 45
Grapploct
#853 / Fighting
Level 45
Cufant
#878 / Steel
Level 55
Copperajah
#879 / Steel
Level 65

Learnt by TR

Farfetch'd
Galarian Farfetch'd
#083 / Fighting
Krabby
#098 / Water
Kingler
#099 / Water
Exeggutor
Alolan Exeggutor
#103 / Grass · Dragon
Rhyhorn
#111 / Ground · Rock
Rhydon
#112 / Ground · Rock
Pinsir
#127 / Bug
Flareon
#136 / Fire
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Marill
#183 / Water · Fairy
Scizor
#212 / Bug · Steel
Swinub
#220 / Ice · Ground
Piloswine
#221 / Ice · Ground
Larvitar
#246 / Rock · Ground
Pupitar
#247 / Rock · Ground
Tyranitar
#248 / Rock · Dark
Torkoal
#324 / Fire
Flygon
#330 / Ground · Dragon
Crawdaunt
#342 / Water · Dark
Mamoswine
#473 / Ice · Ground
Gigalith
#526 / Rock
Sawk
#539 / Fighting
Scolipede
#545 / Bug · Poison
Basculin
Red-Striped Form
#550 / Water
Darumaka
#554 / Fire
Darumaka
Galarian Darumaka
#554 / Ice
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Darmanitan
Galarian Standard Mode
#555 / Ice
Axew
#610 / Dragon
Cubchoo
#613 / Ice
Beartic
#614 / Ice
Golett
#622 / Ground · Ghost
Golurk
#623 / Ground · Ghost
Heatmor
#631 / Fire
Durant
#632 / Bug · Steel
Deino
#633 / Dark · Dragon
Zweilous
#634 / Dark · Dragon
Keldeo
Ordinary Form
#647 / Water · Fighting
Inkay
#686 / Dark · Psychic
Malamar
#687 / Dark · Psychic
Goodra
#706 / Dragon
Avalugg
#713 / Ice
Incineroar
#727 / Fire · Dark
Drampa
#780 / Normal · Dragon
Drednaw
#834 / Water · Rock
Cufant
#878 / Steel
Urshifu
Single Strike Style
#892 / Fighting · Dark
Urshifu
Rapid Strike Style
#892 / Fighting · Water
Zarude
#893 / Dark · Grass