Wish (move)

Move data

Type Normal
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy
PP 10  (max. 16)
Introduced Generation 3

Effects

The user recovers HP in the following turn.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Normalium Z and uses its Z-Power, Wish turns into Z-Wish and raises Special Defense one stage, in addition to its usual effect as above.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets the user.

Game descriptions

Ruby​/​Sapphire
Emerald
A wish that restores HP. It takes time to work.
FireRed​/​LeafGreen A self-healing move that restores half the full HP on the next turn.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
A self-healing move. The user restores its own HP by up to half of its maximum HP in the next turn.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
One turn after this move is used, the target’s HP is restored by half the user’s maximum HP.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
One turn after this move is used, the target’s HP is restored by half the user’s max HP.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
One turn after this move is used, the user’s or its replacement’s HP is restored by half the user’s max HP.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Wish 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.

Togepi
#175 / Fairy
Level 29
Togetic
#176 / Fairy · Flying
Level 29
Natu
#177 / Psychic · Flying
Level 28
Xatu
#178 / Psychic · Flying
Level 29
Gardevoir
#282 / Psychic · Fairy
Level 14
Illumise
#314 / Bug
Level 22
Latias
#380 / Dragon · Psychic
Level 1
Jirachi
#385 / Steel · Psychic
Level 1
Alomomola
#594 / Water
Level 37
Flabébé
#669 / Fairy
Level 20
Floette
#670 / Fairy
Level 20
Florges
#671 / Fairy
Level 1
Swirlix
#684 / Fairy
Level 45
Slurpuff
#685 / Fairy
Level 45

Learnt by breeding

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

Raichu
Alolan Raichu
#026 / Electric · Psychic
Fairy, Field