Cross Chop (move)

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Cross Chop
クロスチョップ Cross Chop
Cross Chop.png
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Type  Fighting
Category  Physical
PP  5 (max. 8)
Power  100
Accuracy  80%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation II
Condition  Cool
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
Jam  0  
Affected by how well the appeal in front goes.
Condition  Cool
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Earn +2 if the Pokémon performs last in the turn.
Condition  Cool
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
Jamming  0  
Affected by how well the previous Pokémon's move went.

Cross Chop (Japanese: クロスチョップ Cross Chop) is a damage dealing Fighting-type move introduced in Generation II.

Effect

Cross Chop deals damage and has an increased critical hit ratio.

Description

Games Description
Stad2 A Fighting-type attack. It is powerful and often lands a critical hit.
GSC Has a high critical hit ratio.
RSEColo.XD A double-chopping attack. High critical-hit ratio.
FRLG The foe is hit with double chops. It has a high critical-hit ratio.
DPPtHGSS The user delivers a double chop with its forearms crossed. It has a high critical-hit ratio.
BWB2W2
XYORAS
SM
The user delivers a double chop with its forearms crossed. Critical hits land more easily.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII
056 Mankey Mankey
Field Field 39 39RSE
31FRLG
37 37 37 22
057 Primeape Primeape
Field Field 45 45RSE
35FRLG
41 41 41 22
066 Machop Machop
Human-Like Human-Like 37 40 37 43 43XY
39ORAS
39
067 Machoke Machoke
Human-Like Human-Like 43 46 40 44 44XY
47ORAS
47
068 Machamp Machamp
Human-Like Human-Like 43 46 40 44 44XY
47ORAS
47
688 Binacle Binacle
Water 3 Water 3 49 49
689 Barbaracle Barbaracle
Water 3 Water 3 55 55
727 Incineroar Incineroar
Field Field 66
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By breeding

# Pokémon Egg Groups Egg Move
II III IV V VI VII
054 Psyduck Psyduck
Water 1 Field C
216 Teddiursa Teddiursa
Field Field
239 Elekid Elekid
Undiscovered Undiscovered C
240 Magby Magby
Undiscovered Undiscovered C
296 Makuhita Makuhita
Human-Like Human-Like
447 Riolu Riolu
Undiscovered Undiscovered
453 Croagunk Croagunk
Human-Like Human-Like
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Special move

Generation III

# Pokémon Egg Groups Obtained with
125 Electabuzz Electabuzz
Human-Like Human-Like Purified in XD: Gale of Darkness
126 Magmar Magmar
Human-Like Human-Like Purified in XD: Gale of Darkness
239 Elekid Elekid
Undiscovered Undiscovered Pokémon XD (trade for purified Togepi)
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Generation IV

# Pokémon Egg Groups Obtained with
466 Electivire Electivire
Human-Like Human-Like Pokémon Battle Revolution
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Generation V

# Pokémon Egg Groups Obtained with
239 Elekid Elekid
Undiscovered Undiscovered Dream World - Pleasant Forest
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


In other games

Pokkén Tournament

Cross Chop appears as one of Machamp's Pokémon moves. It replaces Bulk Up while under its effects or during a Synergy Burst. When used, Machamp lunges forward powerfully with his arms crossed.

Pokémon Conquest

 
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Table assumes the user is in the square marked by > facing to the right.
Orange squares indicate spaces that are hit.
Red squares indicate the knockback on hit Pokémon.
A blue square indicates the user's position after performing the move.
★★★★
Power = 45 | Accuracy = 80% | Effect = Has a higher rate of critical hits.
Used by : Machamp

Pokémon GO

Cross Chop
Special Attack
Type Fighting
Power 60
Energy bar 1
Duration 2.0 seconds
Critical rate 25%
Drain  ?%
Eligible Pokémon:
PsyduckMankeyPrimeapeMachopMachokeMachamp

Prior to an update to Niantic's servers on July 30, Cross Chop had a power of 55.

Description

Games Description
MDRB Inflicts damage on the target. It has a high critical-hit rate.
Conq. The user delivers a double chop with its forearms crossed. Critical hits land more easily.

In the anime

Gavin Machamp Cross Chop.png Maylene Machoke Cross Chop.png Craig Cross Chop.png Brawly Machop Cross Chop.png
Machamp Machoke Croagunk Machop
The Pokémon's hands or arms glow and then it forms a cross with them. It then hits the opponent with them.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
067 Machoke Machoke's forearms glow white, then it forms an 'X' with them. It then hits the opponent with its crossed arms.
Chuck's Machoke Machoke, Machoke Man! Debut
Emily's Machoke Sitting Psyduck None
Maylene's Machoke A Triple Fighting Chance! None
066 Machop Machop's arms glow white, then it forms a cross with them. It then hits the opponent with its crossed arms.
Brawly's Machop Brave the Wave None
Emily's Machop Sitting Psyduck None
068 Machamp Machamp crosses its top two arms to form an 'X' and its arms start to glow. It then strikes the opponent with the crossed arms.
Gavin's Machamp From Brags to Riches None
Emily's Machamp Sitting Psyduck None
453 Croagunk The black parts on Croagunk's arms glow white and it crosses its arms to form an 'X'. It then hits the opponent with its crossed arms.
Hamilton's Craig Cream of the Croagunk Crop! None

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga


In other generations

Cross Chop II.png Cross Chop III.png Cross Chop IV.png Cross Chop V.png
Generation I RBY Generation I
(Japanese)
Generation I
(international)
Generation II Generation II
(Japanese)
Generation II
(international)
Crystal Generation III Generation III
(Japanese)
Generation III
(international)
RS FRLG FRLGE Generation IV Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
Generation VI XY ORAS Stadium (Jap) Stadium Stadium 2 Colosseum XD Battle Revolution Battle Revolution
(alternative animation)
Battrio Mystery Dungeon PMD: Red and Blue PMD: Time, Darkness, Sky Rumble Rumble Blast
Cross Chop PMD RB.png
Generation I RBY Generation I
(Japanese)
Generation I
(international)
Generation II Generation II
(Japanese)
Generation II
(international)
Crystal Generation III Generation III
(Japanese)
Generation III
(international)
RS FRLG FRLGE Generation IV Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
Generation VI XY ORAS Stadium (Jap) Stadium Stadium 2 Colosseum XD Battle Revolution Battle Revolution
(alternative animation)
Battrio Mystery Dungeon PMD: Red and Blue PMD: Time, Darkness, Sky Rumble Rumble Blast
Cross Chop Stad2.png Cross Chop Colo.png Cross Chop XD.png
Generation I RBY Generation I
(Japanese)
Generation I
(international)
Generation II Generation II
(Japanese)
Generation II
(international)
Crystal Generation III Generation III
(Japanese)
Generation III
(international)
RS FRLG FRLGE Generation IV Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
Generation VI XY ORAS Stadium (Jap) Stadium Stadium 2 Colosseum XD Battle Revolution Battle Revolution
(alternative animation)
Battrio Mystery Dungeon PMD: Red and Blue PMD: Time, Darkness, Sky Rumble Rumble Blast

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 十字劈 Sahpjih Pīk *
Mandarin 十字劈 Shízì Pī *
十字切 Shízì Qiè *
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Kruisschop
Finland Flag.png Finnish Risti-isku
France Flag.png French Coup-Croix
Germany Flag.png German Kreuzhieb
Greece Flag.png Greek Σταυρωτό χτύπημα Staurotó htúpema
Italy Flag.png Italian Incrocolpo
South Korea Flag.png Korean 크로스촙 Cross Chop
Poland Flag.png Polish Cios Krzyżowy (DP068)
Krzyżocios (DP082)
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Golpe Cruzado
Serbia Flag.png Serbian Ukršteni udarac
Spanish CELAC Flag.png Latin America Golpe cruzado
Spain Flag.png Spain Tajo Cruzado
Vietnam Flag.png Vietnamese Cú Đánh Hình Chữ Thập



Variations of the move Cross Chop
Physical Cross ChopStone Edge


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