Water Pulse (move)

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Water Pulse
みずのはどう Water Pulse
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Type  Water
Category  Special
PP  20 (max. 32)
Power  60
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone but the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation III
Condition  Beauty
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
Jam  0  
Scrambles the order of appeals on the next turn.
Condition  Beauty
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Earn +2 if the Pokémon performs first in the turn.
Condition  Beautiful
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
Jamming  0  
Makes the audience expect little of the other contestants.

Water Pulse (Japanese: みずのはどう Water Pulse) is a damage-dealing Water-type move introduced in Generation III. It was TM03 in Generation III and IV.

Effect

Generations III and IV

Water Pulse inflicts damage and has a 20% chance of confusing the target.

Generation V

Water Pulse can hit non-adjacent opponents in Triple Battles.

Generation VI

Water Pulse's power is increased by 50% when used by Pokémon with the Ability Mega Launcher.

Description

Games Description
RSE Attacks with ultrasonic waves. May confuse the foe.*
Generates an ultrasonic wave that may confuse.*
FRLG An attack with a pulsing blast of water. It may also confuse the foe.
Colo.XD Attacks with ultrasonic waves. May confuse target.*
Generates an ultrasonic wave that may confuse.*
DPPtHGSS The user attacks the foe with a pulsing blast of water. It may also confuse the foe.*
The foe is hit with a pulsating blast of water. It may also confuse the target.*
BWB2W2 The user attacks the target with a pulsing blast of water. It may also confuse the target.
XYORAS
SM
The user attacks the target with a pulsing blast of water. This may also confuse the target.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII
007 Squirtle Squirtle
Monster Water 1 25 25 25
008 Wartortle Wartortle
Monster Water 1 28 28 28
009 Blastoise Blastoise
Monster Water 1 28 28 28
054 Psyduck Psyduck
Water 1 Field 22 22BW
18B2W2
18
055 Golduck Golduck
Water 1 Field 22 22BW
18B2W2
18
072 Tentacool Tentacool
Water 3 Water 3 29 33 33XY
16ORAS
073 Tentacruel Tentacruel
Water 3 Water 3 29 34 34XY
16ORAS
079 Slowpoke Slowpoke
Monster Water 1 29 28 28
080 Slowbro Slowbro
Monster Water 1 29 28 28
118 Goldeen Goldeen
Water 2 Water 2 17 17 17XY
16ORAS
119 Seaking Seaking
Water 2 Water 2 17 17 17XY
49ORAS
131 Lapras Lapras
Monster Water 1 14 14 14
134 Vaporeon Vaporeon
Field Field 17B2W2 17
199 Slowking Slowking
Monster Water 1 29 28 28
223 Remoraid Remoraid
Water 1 Water 2 32 32BW
26B2W2
26
226 Mantine Mantine
Water 1 Water 1 43 28 28BW
19B2W2
19
278 Wingull Wingull
Water 1 Flying 19 19BW
17B2W2
17XY
15ORAS
279 Pelipper Pelipper
Water 1 Flying 19 19BW
17B2W2
17XY
15ORAS
320 Wailmer Wailmer
Field Water 2 28 21 21 21XY
19ORAS
321 Wailord Wailord
Field Water 2 28 21 21 21XY
49ORAS
339 Barboach Barboach
Water 2 Water 2 22 22 22XY
17ORAS
340 Whiscash Whiscash
Water 2 Water 2 22 22 22XY
17ORAS
350 Milotic Milotic
Water 1 Dragon 20 13 13 13XY
17ORAS
367 Huntail Huntail
Water 1 Water 1 22 15 15 15XY
14ORAS
368 Gorebyss Gorebyss
Water 1 Water 1 22 15 15 15XY
14ORAS
370 Luvdisc Luvdisc
Water 2 Water 2 28 22 22XY
17ORAS
382 Kyogre Kyogre
Undiscovered Undiscovered 1 1 1 1
422 Shellos Shellos
Water 1 Amorphous 7 7 7
423 Gastrodon Gastrodon
Water 1 Amorphous 1, 7 1, 7 1, 7
456 Finneon Finneon
Water 2 Water 2 22 22 22
457 Lumineon Lumineon
Water 2 Water 2 22 22 22
458 Mantyke Mantyke
Undiscovered Undiscovered 28 28BW
19B2W2
19
484 Palkia Palkia
Undiscovered Undiscovered 10DPPt
6HGSS
6 6
489 Phione Phione
Water 1 Fairy 46 46 46
490 Manaphy Manaphy
Water 1 Fairy 46 46 46
501 Oshawott Oshawott
Field Field 23 23
502 Dewott Dewott
Field Field 25 25
503 Samurott Samurott
Field Field 25 25
580 Ducklett Ducklett
Water 1 Flying 13 13
581 Swanna Swanna
Water 1 Flying 13 13
592 Frillish Frillish
Amorphous Amorphous 22 22
593 Jellicent Jellicent
Amorphous Amorphous 22 22
594 Alomomola Alomomola
Water 1 Water 2 25 25
656 Froakie Froakie
Water 1 Water 1 14
657 Frogadier Frogadier
Water 1 Water 1 14
658 Greninja Greninja
Water 1 Water 1 14
690 Skrelp Skrelp
Water 1 Dragon 25
691 Dragalge Dragalge
Water 1 Dragon 25
692 Clauncher Clauncher
Water 1 Water 3 34
693 Clawitzer Clawitzer
Water 1 Water 3 34
721 Volcanion Volcanion
Undiscovered Undiscovered 21
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
060 Poliwag Poliwag
Water 1 Water 1
086 Seel Seel
Water 1 Field
090 Shellder Shellder
Water 3 Water 3
116 Horsea Horsea
Water 1 Dragon
138 Omanyte Omanyte
Water 1 Water 3
147 Dratini Dratini
Water 1 Dragon
158 Totodile Totodile
Monster Water 1
170 Chinchou Chinchou
Water 2 Water 2
211 Qwilfish Qwilfish
Water 2 Water 2
222 Corsola Corsola
Water 1 Water 3
223 Remoraid Remoraid
Water 1 Water 2
327 Spinda Spinda
Field Human-Like
347 Anorith Anorith
Water 3 Water 3
363 Spheal Spheal
Water 1 Field
366 Clamperl Clamperl
Water 1 Water 1
535 Tympole Tympole
Water 1 Water 1
564 Tirtouga Tirtouga
Water 1 Water 3
582 Vanillite Vanillite
Mineral Mineral
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
[[|]]
II
[[|]]
III
TM03
IV
TM03
V
--
VI
--
VII
--
007 Squirtle Squirtle
Monster Water 1
008 Wartortle Wartortle
Monster Water 1
009 Blastoise Blastoise
Monster Water 1
029 Nidoran♀ Nidoran♀
Monster Field
030 Nidorina Nidorina
Undiscovered Undiscovered
031 Nidoqueen Nidoqueen
Undiscovered Undiscovered
032 Nidoran♂ Nidoran♂
Monster Field
033 Nidorino Nidorino
Monster Field
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
052 Meowth Meowth
Field Field
053 Persian Persian
Field Field
054 Psyduck Psyduck
Water 1 Field
055 Golduck Golduck
Water 1 Field
060 Poliwag Poliwag
Water 1 Water 1
061 Poliwhirl Poliwhirl
Water 1 Water 1
062 Poliwrath Poliwrath
Water 1 Water 1
072 Tentacool Tentacool
Water 3 Water 3
073 Tentacruel Tentacruel
Water 3 Water 3
079 Slowpoke Slowpoke
Monster Water 1
080 Slowbro Slowbro
Monster Water 1
086 Seel Seel
Water 1 Field
087 Dewgong Dewgong
Water 1 Field
090 Shellder Shellder
Water 3 Water 3
091 Cloyster Cloyster
Water 3 Water 3
098 Krabby Krabby
Water 3 Water 3
099 Kingler Kingler
Water 3 Water 3
108 Lickitung Lickitung
Monster Monster
113 Chansey Chansey
Fairy Fairy
115 Kangaskhan Kangaskhan
Monster Monster
116 Horsea Horsea
Water 1 Dragon
117 Seadra Seadra
Water 1 Dragon
118 Goldeen Goldeen
Water 2 Water 2
119 Seaking Seaking
Water 2 Water 2
120 Staryu Staryu
Water 3 Water 3
121 Starmie Starmie
Water 3 Water 3
124 Jynx Jynx
Human-Like Human-Like
128 Tauros Tauros
Field Field
130 Gyarados Gyarados
Water 2 Dragon
131 Lapras Lapras
Monster Water 1
134 Vaporeon Vaporeon
Field Field
138 Omanyte Omanyte
Water 1 Water 3
139 Omastar Omastar
Water 1 Water 3
140 Kabuto Kabuto
Water 1 Water 3
141 Kabutops Kabutops
Water 1 Water 3
143 Snorlax Snorlax
Monster Monster
144 Articuno Articuno
Undiscovered Undiscovered
147 Dratini Dratini
Water 1 Dragon
148 Dragonair Dragonair
Water 1 Dragon
149 Dragonite Dragonite
Water 1 Dragon
150 Mewtwo Mewtwo
Undiscovered Undiscovered
151 Mew Mew
Undiscovered Undiscovered
158 Totodile Totodile
Monster Water 1
159 Croconaw Croconaw
Monster Water 1
160 Feraligatr Feraligatr
Monster Water 1
161 Sentret Sentret
Field Field
162 Furret Furret
Field Field
170 Chinchou Chinchou
Water 2 Water 2
171 Lanturn Lanturn
Water 2 Water 2
173 Cleffa Cleffa
Undiscovered Undiscovered
174 Igglybuff Igglybuff
Undiscovered Undiscovered
175 Togepi Togepi
Undiscovered Undiscovered
176 Togetic Togetic
Fairy Flying
183 Marill Marill
Water 1 Fairy
184 Azumarill Azumarill
Water 1 Fairy
186 Politoed Politoed
Water 1 Water 1
190 Aipom Aipom
Field Field
194 Wooper Wooper
Water 1 Field
195 Quagsire Quagsire
Water 1 Field
199 Slowking Slowking
Monster Water 1
206 Dunsparce Dunsparce
Field Field
209 Snubbull Snubbull
Field Fairy
210 Granbull Granbull
Field Fairy
211 Qwilfish Qwilfish
Water 2 Water 2
222 Corsola Corsola
Water 1 Water 3
223 Remoraid Remoraid
Water 1 Water 2
224 Octillery Octillery
Water 1 Water 2
225 Delibird Delibird
Water 1 Field
226 Mantine Mantine
Water 1 Water 1
230 Kingdra Kingdra
Water 1 Dragon
238 Smoochum Smoochum
Undiscovered Undiscovered
241 Miltank Miltank
Field Field
242 Blissey Blissey
Fairy Fairy
245 Suicune Suicune
Undiscovered Undiscovered
248 Tyranitar Tyranitar
Monster Monster
249 Lugia Lugia
Undiscovered Undiscovered
251 Celebi Celebi
Undiscovered Undiscovered
258 Mudkip Mudkip
Monster Water 1
259 Marshtomp Marshtomp
Monster Water 1
260 Swampert Swampert
Monster Water 1
263 Zigzagoon Zigzagoon
Field Field
264 Linoone Linoone
Field Field
270 Lotad Lotad
Water 1 Grass
271 Lombre Lombre
Water 1 Grass
272 Ludicolo Ludicolo
Water 1 Grass
278 Wingull Wingull
Water 1 Flying
279 Pelipper Pelipper
Water 1 Flying
283 Surskit Surskit
Water 1 Bug
284 Masquerain Masquerain
Water 1 Bug
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
298 Azurill Azurill
Undiscovered Undiscovered
300 Skitty Skitty
Field Fairy
301 Delcatty Delcatty
Field Fairy
302 Sableye Sableye
Human-Like Human-Like
304 Aron Aron
Monster Monster
305 Lairon Lairon
Monster Monster
306 Aggron Aggron
Monster Monster
313 Volbeat Volbeat
Human-Like Bug
314 Illumise Illumise
Human-Like Bug
316 Gulpin Gulpin
Amorphous Amorphous
317 Swalot Swalot
Amorphous Amorphous
318 Carvanha Carvanha
Water 2 Water 2
319 Sharpedo Sharpedo
Water 2 Water 2
320 Wailmer Wailmer
Field Water 2
321 Wailord Wailord
Field Water 2
327 Spinda Spinda
Field Human-Like
335 Zangoose Zangoose
Field Field
339 Barboach Barboach
Water 2 Water 2
340 Whiscash Whiscash
Water 2 Water 2
341 Corphish Corphish
Water 1 Water 3
342 Crawdaunt Crawdaunt
Water 1 Water 3
347 Anorith Anorith
Water 3 Water 3
348 Armaldo Armaldo
Water 3 Water 3
349 Feebas Feebas
Water 1 Dragon
350 Milotic Milotic
Water 1 Dragon
351 Castform Castform
Fairy Amorphous
352 Kecleon Kecleon
Field Field
359 Absol Absol
Field Field
361 Snorunt Snorunt
Fairy Mineral
362 Glalie Glalie
Fairy Mineral
363 Spheal Spheal
Water 1 Field
364 Sealeo Sealeo
Water 1 Field
365 Walrein Walrein
Water 1 Field
366 Clamperl Clamperl
Water 1 Water 1
367 Huntail Huntail
Water 1 Water 1
368 Gorebyss Gorebyss
Water 1 Water 1
369 Relicanth Relicanth
Water 1 Water 2
370 Luvdisc Luvdisc
Water 2 Water 2
380 Latias Latias
Undiscovered Undiscovered
381 Latios Latios
Undiscovered Undiscovered
382 Kyogre Kyogre
Undiscovered Undiscovered
384 Rayquaza Rayquaza
Undiscovered Undiscovered
385 Jirachi Jirachi
Undiscovered Undiscovered
386 Deoxys Deoxys
Undiscovered Undiscovered
393 Piplup Piplup
Water 1 Field
394 Prinplup Prinplup
Water 1 Field
395 Empoleon Empoleon
Water 1 Field
400 Bibarel Bibarel
Water 1 Field
418 Buizel Buizel
Water 1 Field
419 Floatzel Floatzel
Water 1 Field
422 Shellos Shellos
Water 1 Amorphous
423 Gastrodon Gastrodon
Water 1 Amorphous
424 Ambipom Ambipom
Field Field
427 Buneary Buneary
Field Human-Like
428 Lopunny Lopunny
Field Human-Like
431 Glameow Glameow
Field Field
432 Purugly Purugly
Field Field
440 Happiny Happiny
Undiscovered Undiscovered
442 Spiritomb Spiritomb
Amorphous Amorphous
446 Munchlax Munchlax
Undiscovered Undiscovered
448 Lucario Lucario
Field Human-Like
449 Hippopotas Hippopotas
Field Field
450 Hippowdon Hippowdon
Field Field
456 Finneon Finneon
Water 2 Water 2
457 Lumineon Lumineon
Water 2 Water 2
458 Mantyke Mantyke
Undiscovered Undiscovered
459 Snover Snover
Monster Grass
460 Abomasnow Abomasnow
Monster Grass
463 Lickilicky Lickilicky
Monster Monster
468 Togekiss Togekiss
Fairy Flying
471 Glaceon Glaceon
Field Field
478 Froslass Froslass
Fairy Mineral
480 Uxie Uxie
Undiscovered Undiscovered
481 Mesprit Mesprit
Undiscovered Undiscovered
482 Azelf Azelf
Undiscovered Undiscovered
484 Palkia Palkia
Undiscovered Undiscovered
489 Phione Phione
Water 1 Fairy
490 Manaphy Manaphy
Water 1 Fairy
493 Arceus Arceus
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
XY ORAS
007 Squirtle Squirtle
Monster Water 1
008 Wartortle Wartortle
Monster Water 1
009 Blastoise Blastoise
Monster Water 1
029 Nidoran♀ Nidoran♀
Monster Field
030 Nidorina Nidorina
Undiscovered Undiscovered
031 Nidoqueen Nidoqueen
Undiscovered Undiscovered
032 Nidoran♂ Nidoran♂
Monster Field
033 Nidorino Nidorino
Monster Field
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
052 Meowth Meowth
Field Field
053 Persian Persian
Field Field
054 Psyduck Psyduck
Water 1 Field
055 Golduck Golduck
Water 1 Field
060 Poliwag Poliwag
Water 1 Water 1
061 Poliwhirl Poliwhirl
Water 1 Water 1
062 Poliwrath Poliwrath
Water 1 Water 1
072 Tentacool Tentacool
Water 3 Water 3
073 Tentacruel Tentacruel
Water 3 Water 3
079 Slowpoke Slowpoke
Monster Water 1
080 Slowbro Slowbro
Monster Water 1
086 Seel Seel
Water 1 Field
087 Dewgong Dewgong
Water 1 Field
090 Shellder Shellder
Water 3 Water 3
091 Cloyster Cloyster
Water 3 Water 3
098 Krabby Krabby
Water 3 Water 3
099 Kingler Kingler
Water 3 Water 3
108 Lickitung Lickitung
Monster Monster
113 Chansey Chansey
Fairy Fairy
115 Kangaskhan Kangaskhan
Monster Monster
116 Horsea Horsea
Water 1 Dragon
117 Seadra Seadra
Water 1 Dragon
118 Goldeen Goldeen
Water 2 Water 2
119 Seaking Seaking
Water 2 Water 2
120 Staryu Staryu
Water 3 Water 3
121 Starmie Starmie
Water 3 Water 3
124 Jynx Jynx
Human-Like Human-Like
128 Tauros Tauros
Field Field
130 Gyarados Gyarados
Water 2 Dragon
131 Lapras Lapras
Monster Water 1
134 Vaporeon Vaporeon
Field Field
138 Omanyte Omanyte
Water 1 Water 3
139 Omastar Omastar
Water 1 Water 3
140 Kabuto Kabuto
Water 1 Water 3
141 Kabutops Kabutops
Water 1 Water 3
143 Snorlax Snorlax
Monster Monster
144 Articuno Articuno
Undiscovered Undiscovered
147 Dratini Dratini
Water 1 Dragon
148 Dragonair Dragonair
Water 1 Dragon
149 Dragonite Dragonite
Water 1 Dragon
150 Mewtwo Mewtwo
Undiscovered Undiscovered
151 Mew Mew
Undiscovered Undiscovered
158 Totodile Totodile
Monster Water 1
159 Croconaw Croconaw
Monster Water 1
160 Feraligatr Feraligatr
Monster Water 1
161 Sentret Sentret
Field Field
162 Furret Furret
Field Field
170 Chinchou Chinchou
Water 2 Water 2
171 Lanturn Lanturn
Water 2 Water 2
173 Cleffa Cleffa
Undiscovered Undiscovered
174 Igglybuff Igglybuff
Undiscovered Undiscovered
175 Togepi Togepi
Undiscovered Undiscovered
176 Togetic Togetic
Fairy Flying
183 Marill Marill
Water 1 Fairy
184 Azumarill Azumarill
Water 1 Fairy
186 Politoed Politoed
Water 1 Water 1
190 Aipom Aipom
Field Field
194 Wooper Wooper
Water 1 Field
195 Quagsire Quagsire
Water 1 Field
199 Slowking Slowking
Monster Water 1
206 Dunsparce Dunsparce
Field Field
209 Snubbull Snubbull
Field Fairy
210 Granbull Granbull
Field Fairy
211 Qwilfish Qwilfish
Water 2 Water 2
222 Corsola Corsola
Water 1 Water 3
223 Remoraid Remoraid
Water 1 Water 2
224 Octillery Octillery
Water 1 Water 2
225 Delibird Delibird
Water 1 Field
226 Mantine Mantine
Water 1 Water 1
230 Kingdra Kingdra
Water 1 Dragon
238 Smoochum Smoochum
Undiscovered Undiscovered
241 Miltank Miltank
Field Field
242 Blissey Blissey
Fairy Fairy
245 Suicune Suicune
Undiscovered Undiscovered
248 Tyranitar Tyranitar
Monster Monster
249 Lugia Lugia
Undiscovered Undiscovered
251 Celebi Celebi
Undiscovered Undiscovered
258 Mudkip Mudkip
Monster Water 1
259 Marshtomp Marshtomp
Monster Water 1
260 Swampert Swampert
Monster Water 1
263 Zigzagoon Zigzagoon
Field Field
264 Linoone Linoone
Field Field
270 Lotad Lotad
Water 1 Grass
271 Lombre Lombre
Water 1 Grass
272 Ludicolo Ludicolo
Water 1 Grass
278 Wingull Wingull
Water 1 Flying
279 Pelipper Pelipper
Water 1 Flying
283 Surskit Surskit
Water 1 Bug
284 Masquerain Masquerain
Water 1 Bug
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
298 Azurill Azurill
Undiscovered Undiscovered
300 Skitty Skitty
Field Fairy
301 Delcatty Delcatty
Field Fairy
302 Sableye Sableye
Human-Like Human-Like
304 Aron Aron
Monster Monster
305 Lairon Lairon
Monster Monster
306 Aggron Aggron
Monster Monster
313 Volbeat Volbeat
Human-Like Bug
314 Illumise Illumise
Human-Like Bug
316 Gulpin Gulpin
Amorphous Amorphous
317 Swalot Swalot
Amorphous Amorphous
318 Carvanha Carvanha
Water 2 Water 2
319 Sharpedo Sharpedo
Water 2 Water 2
320 Wailmer Wailmer
Field Water 2
321 Wailord Wailord
Field Water 2
327 Spinda Spinda
Field Human-Like
335 Zangoose Zangoose
Field Field
339 Barboach Barboach
Water 2 Water 2
340 Whiscash Whiscash
Water 2 Water 2
341 Corphish Corphish
Water 1 Water 3
342 Crawdaunt Crawdaunt
Water 1 Water 3
347 Anorith Anorith
Water 3 Water 3
348 Armaldo Armaldo
Water 3 Water 3
349 Feebas Feebas
Water 1 Dragon
350 Milotic Milotic
Water 1 Dragon
351 Castform Castform
Fairy Amorphous
352 Kecleon Kecleon
Field Field
359 Absol Absol
Field Field
361 Snorunt Snorunt
Fairy Mineral
362 Glalie Glalie
Fairy Mineral
363 Spheal Spheal
Water 1 Field
364 Sealeo Sealeo
Water 1 Field
365 Walrein Walrein
Water 1 Field
366 Clamperl Clamperl
Water 1 Water 1
367 Huntail Huntail
Water 1 Water 1
368 Gorebyss Gorebyss
Water 1 Water 1
369 Relicanth Relicanth
Water 1 Water 2
370 Luvdisc Luvdisc
Water 2 Water 2
380 Latias Latias
Undiscovered Undiscovered
381 Latios Latios
Undiscovered Undiscovered
382 Kyogre Kyogre
Undiscovered Undiscovered
384 Rayquaza Rayquaza
Undiscovered Undiscovered
385 Jirachi Jirachi
Undiscovered Undiscovered
386 Deoxys Deoxys
Undiscovered Undiscovered
393 Piplup Piplup
Water 1 Field
394 Prinplup Prinplup
Water 1 Field
395 Empoleon Empoleon
Water 1 Field
400 Bibarel Bibarel
Water 1 Field
418 Buizel Buizel
Water 1 Field
419 Floatzel Floatzel
Water 1 Field
422 Shellos Shellos
Water 1 Amorphous
423 Gastrodon Gastrodon
Water 1 Amorphous
424 Ambipom Ambipom
Field Field
427 Buneary Buneary
Field Human-Like
428 Lopunny Lopunny
Field Human-Like
431 Glameow Glameow
Field Field
432 Purugly Purugly
Field Field
440 Happiny Happiny
Undiscovered Undiscovered
442 Spiritomb Spiritomb
Amorphous Amorphous
446 Munchlax Munchlax
Undiscovered Undiscovered
448 Lucario Lucario
Field Human-Like
449 Hippopotas Hippopotas
Field Field
450 Hippowdon Hippowdon
Field Field
456 Finneon Finneon
Water 2 Water 2
457 Lumineon Lumineon
Water 2 Water 2
458 Mantyke Mantyke
Undiscovered Undiscovered
459 Snover Snover
Monster Grass
460 Abomasnow Abomasnow
Monster Grass
463 Lickilicky Lickilicky
Monster Monster
468 Togekiss Togekiss
Fairy Flying
471 Glaceon Glaceon
Field Field
478 Froslass Froslass
Fairy Mineral
480 Uxie Uxie
Undiscovered Undiscovered
481 Mesprit Mesprit
Undiscovered Undiscovered
482 Azelf Azelf
Undiscovered Undiscovered
484 Palkia Palkia
Undiscovered Undiscovered
489 Phione Phione
Water 1 Fairy
490 Manaphy Manaphy
Water 1 Fairy
493 Arceus Arceus
Undiscovered Undiscovered
501 Oshawott Oshawott
Field Field
502 Dewott Dewott
Field Field
503 Samurott Samurott
Field Field
515 Panpour Panpour
Field Field
516 Simipour Simipour
Field Field
535 Tympole Tympole
Water 1 Water 1
536 Palpitoad Palpitoad
Water 1 Water 1
537 Seismitoad Seismitoad
Water 1 Water 1
564 Tirtouga Tirtouga
Water 1 Water 3
565 Carracosta Carracosta
Water 1 Water 3
580 Ducklett Ducklett
Water 1 Flying
581 Swanna Swanna
Water 1 Flying
582 Vanillite Vanillite
Mineral Mineral
583 Vanillish Vanillish
Mineral Mineral
584 Vanilluxe Vanilluxe
Mineral Mineral
592 Frillish Frillish
Amorphous Amorphous
593 Jellicent Jellicent
Amorphous Amorphous
594 Alomomola Alomomola
Water 1 Water 2
613 Cubchoo Cubchoo
Field Field
614 Beartic Beartic
Field Field
615 Cryogonal Cryogonal
Mineral Mineral
618 Stunfisk Stunfisk
Water 1 Amorphous
647 Keldeo Keldeo
Undiscovered Undiscovered
656 Froakie Froakie
Water 1 Water 1
657 Frogadier Frogadier
Water 1 Water 1
658 Greninja Greninja
Water 1 Water 1
688 Binacle Binacle
Water 3 Water 3
689 Barbaracle Barbaracle
Water 3 Water 3
690 Skrelp Skrelp
Water 1 Dragon
691 Dragalge Dragalge
Water 1 Dragon
692 Clauncher Clauncher
Water 1 Water 3
693 Clawitzer Clawitzer
Water 1 Water 3
698 Amaura Amaura
Monster Monster
699 Aurorus Aurorus
Monster Monster
704 Goomy Goomy
Dragon Dragon
705 Sliggoo Sliggoo
Dragon Dragon
706 Goodra Goodra
Dragon Dragon
712 Bergmite Bergmite
Monster Monster
713 Avalugg Avalugg
Monster Monster
714 Noibat Noibat
Flying Flying
715 Noivern Noivern
Flying Flying
721 Volcanion Volcanion
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.


Special move

Generation V

# Pokémon Egg Groups Obtained with
061 Poliwhirl Poliwhirl
Water 1 Water 1 Dream World - Pokémon Café Forest
118 Goldeen GoldeenLv. 10
Water 2 Water 2 Dream World - Sparkling Sea
147 Dratini Dratini
Water 1 Dragon Dream World - Sparkling Sea
270 Lotad Lotad
Water 1 Grass Dream World - Pleasant Forest
351 Castform Castform
Fairy Amorphous Dream World - Pleasant Forest
361 Snorunt Snorunt
Fairy Mineral Dream World - Icy Cave
418 Buizel Buizel
Water 1 Field Dream World - Sparkling Sea
456 Finneon FinneonLv. 10
Water 2 Water 2 Dream World - Sparkling Sea
535 Tympole Tympole
Water 1 Water 1 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

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 = 36 | Accuracy = 100% | Effect = Has a 20% chance of confusing each target.
Used by : Dewott

Pokémon GO

Water Pulse
Special Attack
Type Water
Power 35
Energy bar 4
Duration 3.3 seconds
Critical rate 5%
Drain  ?%
Eligible Pokémon:
SquirtleTentacoolSlowpokeSlowbroShellderKrabby
KinglerGoldeenVaporeonKabutops

Prior to an update to Niantic's servers on July 30, Water Pulse had a power of 30.

Description

Games Description
MDRB Inflicts damage on the target, even at a distance. It may also leave the target confused.
MDTDS Inflicts damage on the target, even at a distance. It may also afflict the target with a Confused status.
Conq. A pulse of water is ejected at the target, confusing them.

In the anime

Ash Frogadier Water Pulse.png Trip Frillish Water Pulse.png Paul Gastrodon Water Pulse.png Drew Absol Water Pulse.png
Frogadier Frillish Gastrodon Absol
A ball of water from the user becomes a wave that attacks the foe.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
342 Crawdaunt Crawdaunt's pincers become surrounded in light blue energy orbs. Then, Crawdaunt puts its claws at the ground and releases a huge pulse of water from its claws at the opponent.
A Team Aqua Grunt's Crawdaunt On a Wingull and a Prayer! Debut
283 Surskit Surskit lifts up its two front legs and a light blue ball is created between them. It brings the ball into the water and a sends a huge wave at the opponent.
Max's Surskit Maxxed Out! None
Kent's Surskit A Cacturne for the Worse None
340 Whiscash Whiscash puts its whiskers in the air and a ball of water forms in between them. It puts the ball down and shoots the ball at the opponent.
Nero Whiscash and Ash None
305 Lairon Lairon's eyes glow blue and then pulses appear under the opponent. A geyser then shoots out of the ground under the opponent.
Savannah's Lairon A Fan with a Plan None
367 Huntail Huntail opens its mouth and a blue ball forms in front of it. It then fires the ball at the opponent.
Keith's Huntail The Evolutionary War None
368 Gorebyss Gorebyss lowers its head and a blue ball forms on its forehead. It then fires the ball at the opponent.
Nancy's Gorebyss The Evolutionary War None
370 Luvdisc Luvdisc fires a ball of water from its mouth at the opponent.
Juan's Luvdisc The Great Eight Fate! None
264 Linoone Linoone creates a huge blue ball of energy in between its hands. It then throws it to the ground, making water hit the foe and sending it back. Sometimes, the move confuses the opponent, making them have bruise-like marks around their eyes when they are.
Kimmy Shoney's Tokin Showdown At Linoone None
321 Wailord Wailord opens its mouth and creates a blue energy ball in its mouth. It then fires the energy ball at the opponent.
Robin's Wailord Island Time None
053 Persian Persian creates a blue ball of water in front of its mouth. Persian then slams the ball into the ground, and waves of water come out from around its body.
Vivica's Persian Saved by the Beldum None
A wild Persian Genesect and the Legend Awakened None
144 Articuno Articuno releases a blue ball of energy from its mouth at the opponent. When the attack hits the opponent, the ball turns into water.
Noland's Articuno The Symbol Life None
260 Swampert Swampert's tailfin glows orange and it gathers water vapor from the air above its tail. A geyser then fires from the water above Swampert's tailfin at the opponent and sucks it up into a water tornado.
Tucker's Swampert Tactics Theatrics!! None
060 Poliwag Poliwag fires a blue ball of energy from its mouth at the opponent. The ball glides across a stream of water that is created under the ball.
Hiroshi's Poliwag Curbing the Crimson Tide! None
306 Aggron Aggron creates a blue ball of energy in between its three horns, then launches the ball into the ground, creating a wave of water and hitting the opponent.
James's Aggron Grating Spaces! None
359 Absol Absol's body becomes outlined in blue and it releases a large water tornado around its body, or Absol's body becomes outlined in blue and it releases a huge wave at the opponent.
Drew's Absol Thinning the Hoard! None
422 Shellos Shellos opens its mouth and a blue ball of energy appears in front of it. It then fires a spiraling stream of water from the ball at the opponent.
Zoey's Shellos Dawn's Early Night! None
418 Buizel Buizel puts its hands together and forms a blue ball. It then throws the ball at the floor and it glides on the ground across a stream of water at the opponent, hitting it, or Buizel throws the ball at the ground and it turns into a huge wave of water, the wave going and hitting the opponent.
Ash's Buizel A Triple Fighting Chance! None
199 Slowking Slowking raises its hands and a blue ball of energy forms in between them. Slowking then throws the ball at the opponent.
Conway's Slowking Up Close and Personable! None
350 Milotic A large ring of water appears around Milotic's body and expands, hitting the opponent.
Palmer's Milotic Arceus and the Jewel of Life None
423 Gastrodon All three of Gastrodon's eyes glow light blue, and a light blue orb of energy appears in front of its mouth. It then fires the orb at the opponent.
Zoey's Gastrodon Last Call - First Round! None
423E Gastrodon A light blue orb of energy appears in front of Gastrodon's third eye and it fires the orb at the opponent. When the orb hits it, it explodes in the form of water.
Paul's Gastrodon Familiarity Breeds Strategy! None
592 Frillish Frillish puts its tentacles in front of its body and forms a light blue ball of energy in between them. It then pushes the ball with its tentacles, slightly making it smaller. It then throws the orb at the opponent. When the ball hits the opponent, it expands and surrounds the opponent in a large orb of water. The water then swirls around from all sides, causing the water to explode.
Trip's Frillish A Rival Battle for Club Champ! None
502 Dewott Dewott holds out both of its arms in the shape of a 'T' and opens its mouth. A light blue orb of energy appears in front of Dewott's mouth and it fires it at the opponent. When the orb hits the opponent, it expands and surrounds the opponent in a large orb of water. The orb then floats into the air and the water then starts to swirl around from all sides, causing the water to explode.
Burgundy's Dewott A Connoisseur's Revenge! None
362 Glalie A light blue orb of energy appears in front of Glalie's mouth and it fires it at the opponent. When the orb hits the opponent, it expands and surrounds the opponent in a large orb of water. The orb then floats into the air and the water then starts to swirl around from all sides, causing the water to explode.
Morana's Glalie Survival of the Striaton Gym! None
656 Froakie Froakie creates a blue sphere of energy from in between its hands. It then fires the sphere at the opponent, which explodes into a wave of water.
Ash's Froakie Kalos, Where Dreams and Adventures Begin! None
Ash's Froakie Dream a Little Dream from Me! In a dream
657 Frogadier Frogadier creates a blue sphere of energy from in between its hands or it creates a blue sphere of energy in front of each of its hands. It then fires the spheres at the opponent, which explodes into a wave of water.
Sanpei's Frogadier A Rush of Ninja Wisdom None
Ash's Frogadier Thawing an Icy Panic! None

In the manga

In the movie adaptations


In the Phantom Thief Pokémon 7 manga


In the Pokémon Adventures manga


In other generations

Water Pulse III.png Water Pulse IV.png Water Pulse BW.png Water Pulse B2W2.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 BW 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
Water Pulse Colo.png Water Pulse 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
Water Pulse 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

Trivia

  • From Generation III onwards, Secret Power has the animation of Water Pulse if used on water.

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 水波動/水波动 Shuǐ​ Bō​dòng​
水之波动 Shuǐ​-zhi Bō​dòng​
Croatia Flag.png Croatian vodeni puls
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Waterpuls
Finland Flag.png Finnish Vesipulssi
Vesiaalto (AG013)
Hyökyaalto (AG018)
France Flag.png French Vibraqua
Germany Flag.png German Aquawelle
Greece Flag.png Greek Υδάτινος Παλμός
Israel Flag.png Hebrew פעימת מים Pe'imat Mayim
India Flag.png Hindi पानी की धार Paani Ki Dhaar
पानी की लहर Pani ki leher
Indonesia Flag.png Indonesian Gelombang Air
Bola Air
Italy Flag.png Italian Idropulsar
South Korea Flag.png Korean 물의파동 Mul-yi Padong
Poland Flag.png Polish Wodny Puls
Portuguese Brazil Flag.png Brazil Vibração de Água
Pulso d'Água (XY series and TCG)
Portugal Flag.png Portugal Pulso de Água
Pulsar de Água
Russia Flag.png Russian Водны Пульс Vodny Pul's
Serbia Flag.png Serbian Vodeni Udar
Spanish CELAC Flag.png Latin America Ola de Agua (AG013)
Onda de Choque de Agua (AG018)
Ondas (AG049)
Ataque de Agua (AG077)
Esfera de Agua (AG095)
Bomba de Agua (AG103)
Fuerza de Agua (AG110)
Impulso de Agua (AG112)
Chorro de Agua* (AG126-DP186)
Pulso de Agua (BW010-present)
Spain Flag.png Spain Hidropulso
Vietnam Flag.png Vietnamese Sóng Nước


Generation III TMs
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26272829303132333435363738394041424344454647484950
Generation III HMs
0102030405060708RSE
Generation IV TMs
01020304050607080910111213141516171819202122232425
26272829303132333435363738394041424344454647484950
51525354555657585960616263646566676869707172737475
7677787980818283848586878889909192
Generation IV HMs
01020304 • 05 (DPPtHGSS) • 060708


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