Superpower (move)

Move data

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

Technical/Hidden Machine

L.G. Pikachu​/​L.G. Eevee TM49

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.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Superpower 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.

Nidoqueen
#031 / Poison · Ground
Level 1
Nidoqueen
#031 / Poison · Ground
Level 58
Pinsir
#127 / Bug
Level 47
Totodile
#158 / Water
Level 48
Croconaw
#159 / Water
Level 57
Feraligatr
#160 / Water
Level 71
Marill
#183 / Water · Fairy
Level 40
Azumarill
#184 / Water · Fairy
Level 46
Trapinch
#328 / Ground
Level 40
Regirock
#377 / Rock
Level 61
Regice
#378 / Ice
Level 61
Registeel
#379 / Steel
Level 61
Deoxys
Attack Forme
#386 / Psychic
Level 37
Bidoof
#399 / Normal
Level 45
Bibarel
#400 / Normal · Water
Level 53
Timburr
#532 / Fighting
Level 49
Gurdurr
#533 / Fighting
Level 57
Conkeldurr
#534 / Fighting
Level 57
Throh
#538 / Fighting
Level 41
Darumaka
#554 / Fire
Level 39
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Level 47
Beartic
#614 / Ice
Level 1
Druddigon
#621 / Dragon
Level 55
Braviary
#628 / Normal · Flying
Level 1
Inkay
#686 / Dark · Psychic
Level 48
Malamar
#687 / Dark · Psychic
Level 48
Mudbray
#749 / Ground
Level 45
Mudsdale
#750 / Ground
Level 60
Stufful
#759 / Normal · Fighting
Level 50
Bewear
#760 / Normal · Fighting
Level 62
Tapu Bulu
#787 / Grass · Fairy
Level 1
Buzzwole
#794 / Bug · Fighting
Level 67

Learnt by breeding

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

Pinsir
#127 / Bug
Bug

Learnt by move tutor

These Pokémon can learn Superpower from a move tutor in the games.

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
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
Kabutops
#141 / Rock · Water
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Marill
#183 / Water · Fairy
Scizor
#212 / Bug · Steel
Swinub
#220 / Ice · Ground
Piloswine
#221 / Ice · Ground
Phanpy
#231 / Ground
Larvitar
#246 / Rock · Ground
Pupitar
#247 / Rock · Ground
Tyranitar
#248 / Rock · Dark
Mudkip
#258 / Water
Aron
#304 / Steel · Rock
Lairon
#305 / Steel · Rock
Aggron
#306 / Steel · Rock
Torkoal
#324 / Fire
Flygon
#330 / Ground · Dragon
Cacturne
#332 / Grass · Dark
Crawdaunt
#342 / Water · Dark
Armaldo
#348 / Rock · Bug
Absol
#359 / Dark
Regirock
#377 / Rock
Regice
#378 / Ice
Deoxys
Attack Forme
#386 / Psychic
Turtwig
#387 / Grass
Grotle
#388 / Grass
Bidoof
#399 / Normal
Bibarel
#400 / Normal · Water
Cranidos
#408 / Rock
Mamoswine
#473 / Ice · Ground
Tepig
#498 / Fire
Emboar
#500 / Fire · Fighting
Simisear
#514 / Fire
Gigalith
#526 / Rock
Sawk
#539 / Fighting
Scolipede
#545 / Bug · Poison
Basculin
Red-Striped Form
#550 / Water
Darumaka
#554 / Fire
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
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
Tornadus
Incarnate Forme
#641 / Flying
Thundurus
Incarnate Forme
#642 / Electric · Flying
Landorus
Incarnate Forme
#645 / Ground · Flying
Keldeo
Ordinary Forme
#647 / Water · Fighting
Chespin
#650 / Grass
Gogoat
#673 / Grass
Inkay
#686 / Dark · Psychic
Malamar
#687 / Dark · Psychic
Tyrunt
#696 / Rock · Dragon
Goodra
#706 / Dragon
Avalugg
#713 / Ice
Zygarde
50% Forme
#718 / Dragon · Ground
Volcanion
#721 / Fire · Water
Incineroar
#727 / Fire · Dark
Komala
#775 / Normal
Drampa
#780 / Normal · Dragon
Stakataka
#805 / Rock · Steel