Mega Punch (move)

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Mega Punch
メガトンパンチ Megaton Punch
Mega Punch.png
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Type  Normal
Category  Physical
PP  20 (max. 32)
Power  80
Accuracy  85%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation I
Condition  Tough
Appeal  4 ♥♥♥♥
Jam  0  
A high appealing move.
Condition  Tough
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Earn +2 if the Pokémon performs last in the turn.
Condition  Tough
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
Jamming  0  
An appealing move that can be used repeatedly without boring the audience.

Mega Punch (Japanese: メガトンパンチ Megaton Punch) is a damage-dealing Normal-type move introduced in Generation I. It was TM01 in Generation I. It may be a counterpart to Mega Kick, being the same type and having a similar name.

Effect

Mega Punch deals damage and has no secondary effect.

Description

Games Description
StadStad2 A Normal-type attack move. It is highly accurate and relatively powerful.
GSC A powerful punch thrown very hard.
RSEColo.XD A strong punch thrown with incredible power.
FRLG
DPPtHGSS
The foe is slugged by a punch thrown with muscle-packed power.
BWB2W2
XYORAS
SM
The target is slugged by a punch thrown with muscle-packed power.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII
107 Hitmonchan Hitmonchan
Human-Like Human-Like 48 38 38 41 46 46 46
115 Kangaskhan Kangaskhan
Monster Monster 36 25 25 19 25 25 25
151 Mew Mew
Undiscovered Undiscovered 20 20 20 20 10 10 10
486 Regigigas Regigigas
Undiscovered Undiscovered 1DP
622 Golett Golett
Mineral Mineral 21 21 25
623 Golurk Golurk
Mineral Mineral 21 21 25
794 Buzzwole Buzzwole
Undiscovered Undiscovered 37
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
074 Geodude Geodude
Mineral Mineral
240 Magby Magby
Undiscovered Undiscovered
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By TM

# Pokémon Egg Groups Machine
I
TM01
II
--
III
--
IV
--
V
--
VI
--
VII
--
004 Charmander Charmander
Monster Dragon
005 Charmeleon Charmeleon
Monster Dragon
006 Charizard Charizard
Monster Dragon
007 Squirtle Squirtle
Monster Water 1
008 Wartortle Wartortle
Monster Water 1
009 Blastoise Blastoise
Monster Water 1
025 Pikachu Pikachu
Field Fairy
026 Raichu Raichu
Field Fairy
031 Nidoqueen Nidoqueen
Undiscovered Undiscovered
034 Nidoking Nidoking
Monster Field
035 Clefairy Clefairy
Fairy Fairy
036 Clefable Clefable
Fairy Fairy
039 Jigglypuff Jigglypuff
Fairy Fairy
040 Wigglytuff Wigglytuff
Fairy Fairy
054 Psyduck Psyduck
Water 1 Field
055 Golduck Golduck
Water 1 Field
056 Mankey Mankey
Field Field
057 Primeape Primeape
Field Field
061 Poliwhirl Poliwhirl
Water 1 Water 1
062 Poliwrath Poliwrath
Water 1 Water 1
063 Abra Abra
Human-Like Human-Like
064 Kadabra Kadabra
Human-Like Human-Like
065 Alakazam Alakazam
Human-Like Human-Like
066 Machop Machop
Human-Like Human-Like
067 Machoke Machoke
Human-Like Human-Like
068 Machamp Machamp
Human-Like Human-Like
074 Geodude Geodude
Mineral Mineral
075 Graveler Graveler
Mineral Mineral
076 Golem Golem
Mineral Mineral
080 Slowbro Slowbro
Monster Water 1
094 Gengar Gengar
Amorphous Amorphous
096 Drowzee Drowzee
Human-Like Human-Like
097 Hypno Hypno
Human-Like Human-Like
104 Cubone Cubone
Monster Monster
105 Marowak Marowak
Monster Monster
106 Hitmonlee Hitmonlee
Human-Like Human-Like
107 Hitmonchan Hitmonchan
Human-Like Human-Like
108 Lickitung Lickitung
Monster Monster
112 Rhydon Rhydon
Monster Field
113 Chansey Chansey
Fairy Fairy
115 Kangaskhan Kangaskhan
Monster Monster
122 Mr. Mime Mr. Mime
Human-Like Human-Like
124 Jynx Jynx
Human-Like Human-Like
125 Electabuzz Electabuzz
Human-Like Human-Like
126 Magmar Magmar
Human-Like Human-Like
143 Snorlax Snorlax
Monster Monster
150 Mewtwo Mewtwo
Undiscovered Undiscovered
151 Mew Mew
Undiscovered Undiscovered
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By Move Tutor

# Pokémon Egg Groups Game
FRLG E XD
004 Charmander Charmander
Monster Dragon
005 Charmeleon Charmeleon
Monster Dragon
006 Charizard Charizard
Monster Dragon
007 Squirtle Squirtle
Monster Water 1
008 Wartortle Wartortle
Monster Water 1
009 Blastoise Blastoise
Monster Water 1
025 Pikachu Pikachu
Field Fairy
026 Raichu Raichu
Field Fairy
031 Nidoqueen Nidoqueen
Undiscovered Undiscovered
034 Nidoking Nidoking
Monster Field
035 Clefairy Clefairy
Fairy Fairy
036 Clefable Clefable
Fairy Fairy
039 Jigglypuff Jigglypuff
Fairy Fairy
040 Wigglytuff Wigglytuff
Fairy Fairy
054 Psyduck Psyduck
Water 1 Field
055 Golduck Golduck
Water 1 Field
056 Mankey Mankey
Field Field
057 Primeape Primeape
Field Field
061 Poliwhirl Poliwhirl
Water 1 Water 1
062 Poliwrath Poliwrath
Water 1 Water 1
063 Abra Abra
Human-Like Human-Like
064 Kadabra Kadabra
Human-Like Human-Like
065 Alakazam Alakazam
Human-Like Human-Like
066 Machop Machop
Human-Like Human-Like
067 Machoke Machoke
Human-Like Human-Like
068 Machamp Machamp
Human-Like Human-Like
074 Geodude Geodude
Mineral Mineral
075 Graveler Graveler
Mineral Mineral
076 Golem Golem
Mineral Mineral
080 Slowbro Slowbro
Monster Water 1
094 Gengar Gengar
Amorphous Amorphous
096 Drowzee Drowzee
Human-Like Human-Like
097 Hypno Hypno
Human-Like Human-Like
104 Cubone Cubone
Monster Monster
105 Marowak Marowak
Monster Monster
106 Hitmonlee Hitmonlee
Human-Like Human-Like
107 Hitmonchan Hitmonchan
Human-Like Human-Like
108 Lickitung Lickitung
Monster Monster
112 Rhydon Rhydon
Monster Field
113 Chansey Chansey
Fairy Fairy
115 Kangaskhan Kangaskhan
Monster Monster
122 Mr. Mime Mr. Mime
Human-Like Human-Like
124 Jynx Jynx
Human-Like Human-Like
125 Electabuzz Electabuzz
Human-Like Human-Like
126 Magmar Magmar
Human-Like Human-Like
143 Snorlax Snorlax
Monster Monster
150 Mewtwo Mewtwo
Undiscovered Undiscovered
151 Mew Mew
Undiscovered Undiscovered
157 Typhlosion Typhlosion
Field Field
158 Totodile Totodile
Monster Water 1
159 Croconaw Croconaw
Monster Water 1
160 Feraligatr Feraligatr
Monster Water 1
165 Ledyba Ledyba
Bug Bug
166 Ledian Ledian
Bug Bug
172 Pichu Pichu
Undiscovered Undiscovered
173 Cleffa Cleffa
Undiscovered Undiscovered
174 Igglybuff Igglybuff
Undiscovered Undiscovered
175 Togepi Togepi
Undiscovered Undiscovered
176 Togetic Togetic
Flying Fairy
180 Flaaffy Flaaffy
Monster Field
181 Ampharos Ampharos
Monster Field
183 Marill Marill
Water 1 Fairy
184 Azumarill Azumarill
Water 1 Fairy
185 Sudowoodo Sudowoodo
Mineral Mineral
186 Politoed Politoed
Water 1 Water 1
190 Aipom Aipom
Field Field
195 Quagsire Quagsire
Water 1 Field
199 Slowking Slowking
Monster Water 1
209 Snubbull Snubbull
Field Fairy
210 Granbull Granbull
Field Fairy
216 Teddiursa Teddiursa
Field Field
217 Ursaring Ursaring
Field Field
225 Delibird Delibird
Water 1 Field
238 Smoochum Smoochum
Undiscovered Undiscovered
239 Elekid Elekid
Undiscovered Undiscovered
240 Magby Magby
Undiscovered Undiscovered
241 Miltank Miltank
Field Field
242 Blissey Blissey
Fairy Fairy
248 Tyranitar Tyranitar
Monster Monster
252 Treecko Treecko
Monster Dragon
253 Grovyle Grovyle
Monster Dragon
254 Sceptile Sceptile
Monster Dragon
255 Torchic Torchic
Field Field
256 Combusken Combusken
Field Field
257 Blaziken Blaziken
Field Field
259 Marshtomp Marshtomp
Monster Water 1
260 Swampert Swampert
Monster Water 1
272 Ludicolo Ludicolo
Water 1 Grass
286 Breloom Breloom
Fairy Grass
287 Slakoth Slakoth
Field Field
288 Vigoroth Vigoroth
Field Field
289 Slaking Slaking
Field Field
293 Whismur Whismur
Monster Field
294 Loudred Loudred
Monster Field
295 Exploud Exploud
Monster Field
296 Makuhita Makuhita
Human-Like Human-Like
297 Hariyama Hariyama
Human-Like Human-Like
302 Sableye Sableye
Human-Like Human-Like
303 Mawile Mawile
Field Fairy
306 Aggron Aggron
Monster Monster
307 Meditite Meditite
Human-Like Human-Like
308 Medicham Medicham
Human-Like Human-Like
311 Plusle Plusle
Fairy Fairy
312 Minun Minun
Fairy Fairy
313 Volbeat Volbeat
Bug Human-Like
314 Illumise Illumise
Bug Human-Like
326 Grumpig Grumpig
Field Field
327 Spinda Spinda
Field Human-Like
331 Cacnea Cacnea
Grass Human-Like
332 Cacturne Cacturne
Grass Human-Like
335 Zangoose Zangoose
Field Field
352 Kecleon Kecleon
Field Field
356 Dusclops Dusclops
Amorphous Amorphous
377 Regirock Regirock
Undiscovered Undiscovered
378 Regice Regice
Undiscovered Undiscovered
379 Registeel Registeel
Undiscovered Undiscovered
383 Groudon Groudon
Undiscovered Undiscovered
386 Deoxys Deoxys
Attack
Undiscovered Undiscovered
386 Deoxys Deoxys
Defense
Undiscovered Undiscovered
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

Description

Games Description
MDRB Inflicts damage on the target.

In the anime

In the main series

Roman Snorlax Mega Punch.png Luke Golett Mega Punch.png Lt Surge Raichu Mega Punch.png James Aggron Mega Punch.png
Snorlax Golett Raichu Aggron
The user's fist glows and hits the opponent.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
026 Raichu Raichu punches the opponent. Sometimes, its paw glows white.
Lt. Surge's Raichu Electric Shock Showdown Debut
Kay's Raichu Stage Fight! None
080 Slowbro Slowbro's paw glows purple or white. It then punches the opponent.
Professor Westwood V's Slowbro The Evolution Solution! None
Prima's Slowbro The Mandarin Island Miss Match None
096 Drowzee Drowzee's fist glows white and it punches the opponent.
Butch and Cassidy's Drowzee Pikachu Re-Volts None
143 Snorlax Snorlax's paw glows white and it punches the opponent.
Ash's Snorlax Bound For Trouble None
Roman's Snorlax A Full Course Tag Battle! None
031 Nidoqueen Nidoqueen punches the opponent with great force.
Gary's Nidoqueen A Tent Situation None
062 Poliwrath Poliwrath punches the opponent with great force.
Andreas's Poliwrath Hook, Line, and Stinker None
061 Poliwhirl Poliwhirl punches the opponent with great force.
Misty's Poliwhirl Hook, Line, and Stinker None
107 Hitmonchan Hitmonchan punches the opponent with great force. The punch leaves behind a white trail of energy.
Kiyo's Hitmonchan A Tyrogue Full of Trouble None
Unknown Trainer's Hitmonchan Saved by the Beldum None
074 Geodude Geodude's fist glows white and it punches the opponent.
Roxanne's Geodude A Winner by a Nosepass None
Brock's Geodude Grating Spaces! None
294 Loudred Loudred's whole arm glows white and it punches the opponent.
Mitch Mitchum's Loudred Rough, Tough Jigglypuff None
150 Mewtwo Mewtwo's fist becomes surrounded in a white aura and it punches the opponent.
A mirage Mewtwo The Mastermind of Mirage Pokémon None
306 Aggron Aggron's fist becomes surrounded in a white aura. It then punches the opponent.
James's Aggron Grating Spaces! None
622 Golett Golett rushes up to the opponent while holding one of its fists back and strikes it with a powerful punch.
Luke's Golett Club Battle Finale: A Heroes Outcome! None
335 Zangoose Zangoose's fist becomes surrounded in a gray orb of energy. It then punches the opponent.
Weiss's Zangoose Saving Braviary! None

In Pokémon Origins

Red Mega Charizard X Mega Punch PO.png Red Charizard Mega Punch PO.png Giovanni Rhydon Mega Punch PO.png None.png
Mega Charizard X Charizard Rhydon
The user's fist glows and hits the opponent.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
006 Charizard Charizard's fist becomes surrounded in yellow-orange flames. It then punches the opponent.
Red's Charizard File 3: Giovanni Debut
112 Rhydon Rhydon's fist glows light blue. It then punches the opponent.
Giovanni's Rhydon File 3: Giovanni Debut
006MX Charizard Mega Charizard X's fist becomes surrounded in yellow energy. It then punches the opponent.
Red's Charizard File 4: Charizard None

In the manga

In the Ash & Pikachu manga


In the Magical Pokémon Journey manga


In the Pokémon Adventures manga


In the Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Adventure! manga


In the Pokémon Pocket Monsters manga


In the Pocket Monsters Platinum: Aim to Be Battle King!! manga


In other generations

Mega Punch I.png Mega Punch II.png Mega Punch III.png Mega Punch IV.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
Mega Punch 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
Mega Punch 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
Mega Punch Stad.png Mega Punch Stad2.png Mega Punch Colo.png Mega Punch 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 超級拳擊
Mandarin 百萬噸拳擊 Bǎiwàn-dùn Quánjí
Denmark Flag.png Danish Megaslag
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Megaslag
Finland Flag.png Finnish Megatälli (original series)
Meganyrkki/Megamäjäys (AG)
France Flag.png French Ultimapoing
Germany Flag.png German Megahieb
Greece Flag.png Greek Μεγαγροθιά
India Flag.png Hindi महा मुक्का Maha Mukka
Italy Flag.png Italian Megapugno
South Korea Flag.png Korean 메가톤펀치 Megaton Punch
Poland Flag.png Polish Mega Cios
Portuguese Brazil Flag.png Brazil Mega Soco
Portugal Flag.png Portugal Megassoco
Serbia Flag.png Serbian Mega pesnica
Spain Flag.png Spanish Megapuño
Sweden Flag.png Swedish Megasmäll
Turkey Flag.png Turkish Mega Yumruk
Vietnam Flag.png Vietnamese Cú Đấm Siêu Cấp


Generation I TMs
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26272829303132333435363738394041424344454647484950
Generation I HMs
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