Generation III to VII
Luster Purge inflicts damage and has a 50% chance of lowering the target's
Luster Purge can be used as the second move of a
Pokémon Contest combination, with the user gaining 2 bonus appeal points if Calm Mind was used in the previous turn.
In Versions 1.0 to 1.2.1 of
Pokémon Sword and Shield, Luster Purge could not be selected in a battle. Starting with Version 1.3.0, it is usable and functions the same as it did in previous generations.
Generation IX onwards
Luster Purge cannot be selected in battle.
R S E Colo.
XD Attacks with a burst of light. May lower Sp. Def.
FR LG A burst of light injures the foe. It may also lower the foe's Sp. Def.
D P Pt HG SS
P B R The user looses a damaging burst of light. It may also reduce the target's Sp. Def stat.
B W B2 W2 The user lets loose a damaging burst of light. It may also reduce the target's Sp. Def stat.
X Y OR AS S M US UM Sw Sh BD SP LA
S V The user lets loose a damaging burst of light. This may also lower the target's Sp. Def stat.
Learnset In other games
Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team, and Explorers of Time, Darkness and Sky, Luster Purge is a move with 14 base power, 88% accuracy, and 12 PP. The user attacks enemy in the front, possibly lowering their Special Defense by one stage.
Number of hits
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Critical hit rate
May reduce the foe's Defense
MD R B Inflicts damage on the target. It may also lower the target's Special Defense by one level.
MD T D S Inflicts damage on the target. It may also reduce the target's Special Defense by 1 level.
B S L てきポケモンに ダメージをあたえる しかも いっていのかくりつで とくぼうを １だんかいさげる
MD GtI UNUSED
MD RT DX It damages nearby enemies. It could also lower their Sp. Def.
In Pokémon GO, Luster Purge is a Charged Attack that was made available on May 3, 2022.
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