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Payback (move)

Payback
しっぺがえし Retribution
Payback.png
Payback 2.png
Type  Dark
Category  Physical
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  50
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation IV
Condition  Cool
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Jam  0  
+3 if appeals to the same judge with different Pokémon.
Condition  Cool
Appeal  1
Earn +3 if no other Pokémon has chosen the same Judge.

Payback (Japanese: しっぺがえし Retribution) is a damage-dealing Dark-type move introduced in Generation IV. It has been TM66 since Generation IV.

Effect

Generation IV

Payback inflicts damage. Its power doubles to 100 if the user moves after the target, if the target switches out, or if the opponent uses an item.

Generation V

Payback no longer deals double damage if the target switches out.

Pokémon Mystery Dungeon

Similar to the Generation III effect of Counter, the user will counter any attack from certain types that was classified as physical moves before Generation IV; in this case, Normal, Fighting, Poison, Ground, Flying, Bug, Rock, Ghost, and Steel-type. The move will fail against any other type or if the user faints.

Description

Games Description
DPPtHGSS If the user can use this attack after the foe attacks, its power is doubled.*
The user stores power, then attacks. If the user can use this attack after the foe, its power is doubled.*
BWB2W2 If the user moves after the target, this attack's power will be doubled.*
The user stores power, then attacks. If the user can use this attack after the target, its power is doubled.*
XY The user stores power, then attacks. If the user moves after the target, this attack's power will be doubled.
PMDTDS Gives the user a Counter status, which reflects damage from certain types of moves or a regular attack to the attacking enemy.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
I II III IV V VI
037 Vulpix Vulpix Fire Fire 31 34 31 31
092 Gastly Gastly Ghost Poison 26 26 26
093 Haunter Haunter Ghost Poison 28 28 28
094 Gengar Gengar Ghost Poison 28 28 28
128 Tauros Tauros Normal Normal 24 24 24
200 Misdreavus Misdreavus Ghost Ghost 32 37 37
204 Pineco Pineco Bug Bug 28 31 31 31
205 Forretress Forretress Bug Steel 28 33 36 36
209 Snubbull Snubbull Fairy Fairy 43 43 43
210 Granbull Granbull Fairy Fairy 51 51 51
246 Larvitar Larvitar Rock Ground 32 37 37
247 Pupitar Pupitar Rock Ground 34 41 41
248 Tyranitar Tyranitar Rock Dark 34 41 41
279 Pelipper Pelipper Water Flying 24 24 22 22
325 Spoink Spoink Psychic Psychic 34 41 40 40
326 Grumpig Grumpig Psychic Psychic 37 47 46 46
331 Cacnea Cacnea Grass Grass 41 41 41
332 Cacturne Cacturne Grass Dark 47 47 47
355 Duskull Duskull Ghost Ghost 41 46 46
356 Dusclops Dusclops Ghost Ghost 51 58 58
425 Drifloon Drifloon Ghost Flying 17 17 16 16
426 Drifblim Drifblim Ghost Flying 17 17 16 16
436 Bronzor Bronzor Steel Psychic 49 49 41 41
437 Bronzong Bronzong Steel Psychic 61 61 46 46
477 Dusknoir Dusknoir Ghost Ghost 51 58 58
486 Regigigas Regigigas Normal Normal   65 65
559 Scraggy Scraggy Dark Fighting   23 23
560 Scrafty Scrafty Dark Fighting   23 23
597 Ferroseed Ferroseed Grass Steel   47 47
598 Ferrothorn Ferrothorn Grass Steel   53 53
686 Inkay Inkay Dark Psychic     27
687 Malamar Malamar Dark Psychic     27
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 Type Father
II III IV V VI
353 Shuppet Shuppet Ghost Ghost GastlyHaunterGengarMisdreavusDuskullDusclopsDrifloonDrifblimDusknoir no
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 Type Machine
I
--
II
--
III
--
IV
TM66
V
TM66
VI
TM66
015 Beedrill Beedrill Bug Poison
023 Ekans Ekans Poison Poison
024 Arbok Arbok Poison Poison
037 Vulpix Vulpix Fire Fire
038 Ninetales Ninetales Fire Fire
041 Zubat Zubat Poison Flying
042 Golbat Golbat Poison Flying
052 Meowth Meowth Normal Normal
053 Persian Persian Normal Normal
056 Mankey Mankey Fighting Fighting
057 Primeape Primeape Fighting Fighting
062 Poliwrath Poliwrath Water Fighting
066 Machop Machop Fighting Fighting
067 Machoke Machoke Fighting Fighting
068 Machamp Machamp Fighting Fighting
072 Tentacool Tentacool Water Poison
073 Tentacruel Tentacruel Water Poison
085 Dodrio Dodrio Normal Flying
088 Grimer Grimer Poison Poison
089 Muk Muk Poison Poison
090 Shellder Shellder Water Water
091 Cloyster Cloyster Water Ice
092 Gastly Gastly Ghost Poison
093 Haunter Haunter Ghost Poison
094 Gengar Gengar Ghost Poison
095 Onix Onix Rock Ground
109 Koffing Koffing Poison Poison
110 Weezing Weezing Poison Poison
111 Rhyhorn Rhyhorn Ground Rock
112 Rhydon Rhydon Ground Rock
122 Mr. Mime Mr. Mime Psychic Fairy
124 Jynx Jynx Ice Psychic
128 Tauros Tauros Normal Normal
130 Gyarados Gyarados Water Flying
142 Aerodactyl Aerodactyl Rock Flying
151 Mew Mew Psychic Psychic
169 Crobat Crobat Poison Flying
186 Politoed Politoed Water Water
190 Aipom Aipom Normal Normal
197 Umbreon Umbreon Dark Dark
198 Murkrow Murkrow Dark Flying
200 Misdreavus Misdreavus Ghost Ghost
204 Pineco Pineco Bug Bug
205 Forretress Forretress Bug Steel
207 Gligar Gligar Ground Flying
208 Steelix Steelix Steel Ground
209 Snubbull Snubbull Fairy Fairy
210 Granbull Granbull Fairy Fairy
211 Qwilfish Qwilfish Water Poison
215 Sneasel Sneasel Dark Ice
216 Teddiursa Teddiursa Normal Normal
217 Ursaring Ursaring Normal Normal
224 Octillery Octillery Water Water
227 Skarmory Skarmory Steel Flying
228 Houndour Houndour Dark Fire
229 Houndoom Houndoom Dark Fire
238 Smoochum Smoochum Ice Psychic
246 Larvitar Larvitar Rock Ground
247 Pupitar Pupitar Rock Ground
248 Tyranitar Tyranitar Rock Dark
261 Poochyena Poochyena Dark Dark
262 Mightyena Mightyena Dark Dark
274 Nuzleaf Nuzleaf Grass Dark
275 Shiftry Shiftry Grass Dark
279 Pelipper Pelipper Water Flying
297 Hariyama Hariyama Fighting Fighting
300 Skitty Skitty Normal Normal
301 Delcatty Delcatty Normal Normal
302 Sableye Sableye Dark Ghost
303 Mawile Mawile Steel Fairy
306 Aggron Aggron Steel Rock
318 Carvanha Carvanha Water Dark
319 Sharpedo Sharpedo Water Dark
325 Spoink Spoink Psychic Psychic
326 Grumpig Grumpig Psychic Psychic
331 Cacnea Cacnea Grass Grass
332 Cacturne Cacturne Grass Dark
335 Zangoose Zangoose Normal Normal
336 Seviper Seviper Poison Poison
341 Corphish Corphish Water Water
342 Crawdaunt Crawdaunt Water Dark
353 Shuppet Shuppet Ghost Ghost
354 Banette Banette Ghost Ghost
355 Duskull Duskull Ghost Ghost
356 Dusclops Dusclops Ghost Ghost
359 Absol Absol Dark Dark
362 Glalie Glalie Ice Ice
408 Cranidos Cranidos Rock Rock
409 Rampardos Rampardos Rock Rock
419 Floatzel Floatzel Water Water
424 Ambipom Ambipom Normal Normal
425 Drifloon Drifloon Ghost Flying
426 Drifblim Drifblim Ghost Flying
429 Mismagius Mismagius Ghost Ghost
430 Honchkrow Honchkrow Dark Flying
431 Glameow Glameow Normal Normal
432 Purugly Purugly Normal Normal
434 Stunky Stunky Poison Dark
435 Skuntank Skuntank Poison Dark
436 Bronzor Bronzor Steel Psychic
437 Bronzong Bronzong Steel Psychic
447 Riolu Riolu Fighting Fighting
448 Lucario Lucario Fighting Steel
451 Skorupi Skorupi Poison Bug
452 Drapion Drapion Poison Dark
453 Croagunk Croagunk Poison Fighting
454 Toxicroak Toxicroak Poison Fighting
455 Carnivine Carnivine Grass Grass
456 Finneon Finneon Water Water
457 Lumineon Lumineon Water Water
461 Weavile Weavile Dark Ice
464 Rhyperior Rhyperior Ground Rock
465 Tangrowth Tangrowth Grass Grass
472 Gliscor Gliscor Ground Flying
477 Dusknoir Dusknoir Ghost Ghost
478 Froslass Froslass Ice Ghost
482 Azelf Azelf Psychic Psychic
485 Heatran Heatran Fire Steel
486 Regigigas Regigigas Normal Normal
487 Giratina Giratina Ghost Dragon
491 Darkrai Darkrai Dark Dark
493 Arceus Arceus Normal Normal
507 Herdier Herdier Normal Normal
508 Stoutland Stoutland Normal Normal
509 Purrloin Purrloin Dark Dark
510 Liepard Liepard Dark Dark
511 Pansage Pansage Grass Grass
512 Simisage Simisage Grass Grass
513 Pansear Pansear Fire Fire
514 Simisear Simisear Fire Fire
515 Panpour Panpour Water Water
516 Simipour Simipour Water Water
532 Timburr Timburr Fighting Fighting
533 Gurdurr Gurdurr Fighting Fighting
534 Conkeldurr Conkeldurr Fighting Fighting
537 Seismitoad Seismitoad Water Ground
538 Throh Throh Fighting Fighting
539 Sawk Sawk Fighting Fighting
540 Sewaddle Sewaddle Bug Grass
541 Swadloon Swadloon Bug Grass
542 Leavanny Leavanny Bug Grass
543 Venipede Venipede Bug Poison
544 Whirlipede Whirlipede Bug Poison
545 Scolipede Scolipede Bug Poison
551 Sandile Sandile Ground Dark
552 Krokorok Krokorok Ground Dark
553 Krookodile Krookodile Ground Dark
555 Darmanitan Darmanitan Fire Fire
559 Scraggy Scraggy Dark Fighting
560 Scrafty Scrafty Dark Fighting
562 Yamask Yamask Ghost Ghost
563 Cofagrigus Cofagrigus Ghost Ghost
568 Trubbish Trubbish Poison Poison
569 Garbodor Garbodor Poison Poison
570 Zorua Zorua Dark Dark
571 Zoroark Zoroark Dark Dark
574 Gothita Gothita Psychic Psychic
575 Gothorita Gothorita Psychic Psychic
576 Gothitelle Gothitelle Psychic Psychic
590 Foongus Foongus Grass Poison
591 Amoonguss Amoonguss Grass Poison
597 Ferroseed Ferroseed Grass Steel
598 Ferrothorn Ferrothorn Grass Steel
607 Litwick Litwick Ghost Fire
608 Lampent Lampent Ghost Fire
609 Chandelure Chandelure Ghost Fire
610 Axew Axew Dragon Dragon
611 Fraxure Fraxure Dragon Dragon
612 Haxorus Haxorus Dragon Dragon
618 Stunfisk Stunfisk Ground Electric
619 Mienfoo Mienfoo Fighting Fighting
620 Mienshao Mienshao Fighting Fighting
621 Druddigon Druddigon Dragon Dragon
624 Pawniard Pawniard Dark Steel
625 Bisharp Bisharp Dark Steel
626 Bouffalant Bouffalant Normal Normal
629 Vullaby Vullaby Dark Flying
630 Mandibuzz Mandibuzz Dark Flying
635 Hydreigon Hydreigon Dark Dragon
641 Tornadus Tornadus Flying Flying
642 Thundurus Thundurus Electric Flying
643 Reshiram Reshiram Dragon Fire
644 Zekrom Zekrom Dragon Electric
645 Landorus Landorus Ground Flying
646 Kyurem Kyurem Dragon Ice
648 Meloetta Meloetta Normal Psychic
650 Chespin Chespin Grass Grass
651 Quilladin Quilladin Grass Grass
652 Chesnaught Chesnaught Grass Fighting
659 Bunnelby Bunnelby Normal Normal
660 Diggersby Diggersby Normal Ground
667 Litleo Litleo Fire Normal
668 Pyroar Pyroar Fire Normal
672 Skiddo Skiddo Grass Grass
673 Gogoat Gogoat Grass Grass
674 Pancham Pancham Fighting Fighting
675 Pangoro Pangoro Fighting Dark
677 Espurr Espurr Psychic Psychic
678 Meowstic Meowstic Psychic Psychic
686 Inkay Inkay Dark Psychic
687 Malamar Malamar Dark Psychic
688 Binacle Binacle Rock Water
689 Barbaracle Barbaracle Rock Water
701 Hawlucha Hawlucha Fighting Flying
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga


In the Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Adventure! manga


In other generations

Payback IV.png Payback 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)
FRLG Generation IV Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 XY Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
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
Mandarin Chinese 報復 Bàofù*
復仇 Fùchóu*
France Flag.png French Représailles
Germany Flag.png German Gegenstoß
Greece Flag.png Greek Αντίποινα
Italy Flag.png Italian Rivincita
South Korea Flag.png Korean 보복 Bobok
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Pagamento
Serbia Flag.png Serbian Uzvraćanje
Spain Flag.png Spanish Vendetta

Generation IV TMs
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26272829303132333435363738394041424344454647484950
51525354555657585960616263646566676869707172737475
7677787980818283848586878889909192
Generation IV HMs
01020304 • 05 (DPPtHGSS) • 060708
Generation V TMs
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26272829303132333435363738394041424344454647484950
51525354555657585960616263646566676869707172737475
7677787980818283848586878889909192939495
Generation V HMs
010203040506
Generation VI TMs
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26272829303132333435363738394041424344454647484950
51525354555657585960616263646566676869707172737475
767778798081828384858687888990919293949596979899100
Generation VI HMs
0102030405
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Last modified on 28 October 2014, at 23:08