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Techno Blast (move)

Techno Blast
テクノバスター Techno Buster
Techno Blast V.png
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Type  Normal
Category  Special
PP  5 (max. 8)
Power  120
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation V
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  

Techno Blast (Japanese: テクノバスター Techno Buster) is a damage-dealing Normal-type move introduced in Generation V. It is the signature move of Genesect.

Effect

Generation V

Techno Blast inflicts damage and has no secondary effect. The type of Techno Blast depends on the type of Drive held by the user, being Normal-type if there is none held, and Electric, Fire, Ice, or Water with the appropriate Drive.

Generation VI

Techno Blast's power changed from 85 to 120.

Description

Games Description
BWB2W2 The user fires a beam of light at its target. The type changes depending on the Drive the user holds.
XY The user fires a beam of light at its target. The move's type changes depending on the Drive the user holds.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
I II III IV V VI
649 Genesect Genesect Bug Steel -- --
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 anime

Red Genesect Techno Blast.png Burn Drive Genesect Techno Blast.png Douse Drive Genesect Techno Blast.png Shock Drive Genesect Techno Blast.png
Normal-type Fire-type Water-type Electric-type
The user fires a ball of energy from a cannon. The type changes depending on the Drive the user holds.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
649 Genesect Genesect fires a black and purple beam of energy from its cannon at the opponent.
Red Genesect Genesect and the Legend Awakened Debut
649 Genesect Genesect fires a beam of fire-like energy from its cannon at the opponent.
Burn Drive Genesect Genesect and the Legend Awakened None
649 Genesect Genesect fires a beam of ice-like energy from its cannon at the opponent.
Chill Drive Genesect Genesect and the Legend Awakened None
649 Genesect Genesect fires a beam of water-like energy from its cannon at the opponent.
Douse Drive Genesect Genesect and the Legend Awakened None
649 Genesect Genesect fires a beam of electricity-like energy from its cannon at the opponent.
Shock Drive Genesect Genesect and the Legend Awakened None

In other generations

Normal-type

Techno Blast 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 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

Fire-type

Techno Blast V Fire.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 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

Water-type

Techno Blast V Water.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 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

Electric-type

Techno Blast V Electric.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 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

Ice-type

Techno Blast V Ice.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 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

Trivia

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 破壞技術 Pòhuài Jìshù
France Flag.png French TechnoBuster
Germany Flag.png German Techblaster
Italy Flag.png Italian Tecnobotto
South Korea Flag.png Korean 테크노버스터 Techno Buster
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Explosão Técnica
Spain Flag.png Spanish Tecno Shock


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Last modified on 10 May 2014, at 00:53