Work Up (move)

Move data

Type Normal
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy
PP 30  (max. 48)
Makes contact? No
Introduced Generation 5

Machine/Record

Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
TM83
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
TM01
Sword​/​Shield TR85

Effects

Work Up raises the user's Attack and Special Attack by one stage each.

Stats can be raised to a maximum of +6 stages each.

Z-Move effects

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

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets the user.

Other languages

English Work Up
Japanese ふるいたてる (Furui Tateru)
German Kraftschub
French Rengorgement
Italian Cuordileone
Spanish Avivar

Game descriptions

Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user is roused, and its Attack and Sp. Atk stats increase.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user is roused, and its Attack and Sp. Atk stats increase.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user is roused, and its Attack and Sp. Atk stats increase.
Sword​/​Shield The user is roused, and its Attack and Sp. Atk stats increase.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Work Up 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.

Riolu
#447 / Fighting
Level 16
Lucario
#448 / Fighting · Steel
Level 1
Darumaka
#554 / Fire
Level 16
Darumaka
Galarian Darumaka
#554 / Ice
Level 16
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Level 16
Darmanitan
Galarian Standard Mode
#555 / Ice
Level 16
Deino
#633 / Dark · Dragon
Level 24
Zweilous
#634 / Dark · Dragon
Level 24
Hydreigon
#635 / Dark · Dragon
Level 24
Cobalion
#638 / Steel · Fighting
Level 1
Terrakion
#639 / Rock · Fighting
Level 1
Virizion
#640 / Grass · Fighting
Level 1
Keldeo
Ordinary Forme
#647 / Water · Fighting
Level 1
Pancham
#674 / Fighting
Level 20
Pangoro
#675 / Fighting · Dark
Level 20
Jangmo-o
#782 / Dragon
Level 20
Hakamo-o
#783 / Dragon · Fighting
Level 20
Kommo-o
#784 / Dragon · Fighting
Level 20

Learnt by TR

Ivysaur
#002 / Grass · Poison
Diglett
Alolan Diglett
#050 / Ground · Steel
Dugtrio
Alolan Dugtrio
#051 / Ground · Steel
Meowth
#052 / Normal
Meowth
Alolan Meowth
#052 / Dark
Meowth
Galarian Meowth
#052 / Steel
Persian
Alolan Persian
#053 / Dark
Farfetch'd
Galarian Farfetch'd
#083 / Fighting
Eevee
#133 / Normal
Flareon
#136 / Fire
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Cleffa
#173 / Fairy
Togepi
#175 / Fairy
Togetic
#176 / Fairy · Flying
Umbreon
#197 / Dark
Zigzagoon
Galarian Zigzagoon
#263 / Dark · Normal
Linoone
Galarian Linoone
#264 / Dark · Normal
Leafeon
#470 / Grass
Glaceon
#471 / Ice
Pidove
#519 / Normal · Flying
Sawk
#539 / Fighting
Darumaka
#554 / Fire
Darumaka
Galarian Darumaka
#554 / Ice
Darmanitan
Standard Mode
#555 / Fire
Darmanitan
Galarian Standard Mode
#555 / Ice
Deino
#633 / Dark · Dragon
Zweilous
#634 / Dark · Dragon
Keldeo
Ordinary Forme
#647 / Water · Fighting
Meowstic
Male
#678 / Psychic
Meowstic
Female
#678 / Psychic
Sylveon
#700 / Fairy
Rowlet
#722 / Grass · Flying
Dartrix
#723 / Grass · Flying
Litten
#725 / Fire
Torracat
#726 / Fire
Incineroar
#727 / Fire · Dark
Popplio
#728 / Water
Brionne
#729 / Water
Mimikyu
#778 / Ghost · Fairy
Drampa
#780 / Normal · Dragon
Lunala
#792 / Psychic · Ghost
Grookey
#810 / Grass
Raboot
#814 / Fire
Sobble
#816 / Water
Cufant
#878 / Steel
Zacian
Crowned Sword
#888 / Fairy · Steel
Zamazenta
Crowned Shield
#889 / Fighting · Steel