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Wide Slash (move)

Wide Slash
すいへいぎり Horizontal Cut
Inflicts damage on enemies on the 3 tiles in front of the user--diagonally and directly in front
Wide Slash PMD TDS.png
Type  ???
Category  Physical
PP 10
Hit Ratio 666666
Power 7777777
Extra Effects None
Facing tile and 2 flanking tiles

Wide Slash (Japanese: すいへいぎり Horizontal Cut) is a typeless move introduced in Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team.


Wide Slash will attack foes on the three tiles diagonally to and in front of the player. It will miss against frozen opponents, and is affected by the Taunted status, and its power can be raised through Ginseng. It has a base 12% critical.


Games Description
PMDRB Inflicts damage on enemies on the three tiles diagonally and directly in front
PMDTDS Inflicts damage on enemies on the 3 tiles in front of the user--diagonally and directly in front



# Pokémon Type Machine
All Pokémon who can learn TMs can learn Wide Slash.
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 generations

Wide Slash PMD RB.png
Generation I RBY Generation I
Generation I
Generation II Generation II
Generation II
Crystal Generation III Generation III
Generation III
FRLG Generation IV Generation IV
Generation IV
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 Generation V
Generation V
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


  • It is one of the only two moves exclusive to Pokémon Mystery Dungeon, the other being Vacuum-Cut. However, this excludes Excavate and Vertical Cut, both of which were taken out of the game late in development, although their TMs can be obtained through cheating devices.
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