Buzzwole (UNITE)

Buzzwole (Japanese: マッシブーン Massivoon) is a playable Pokémon in Pokémon UNITE. It became available as a playable character on August 4, 2022.

Buzzwole
マッシブーン Massivoon
UNITE Buzzwole.png
Role All-Rounder
Attack type Melee
Damage type Attack
Difficulty Intermediate
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Does not evolve
License availability:
Aeos coin 12,000 Aeos Coins / Aeos gem 575 Aeos Gems
UNITE Buzzwole License Card.png

Stats

Buzzwole
Offense      
Endurance      
Mobility      
Scoring      
Support      

Abilities

Passive Ability

 
Beast Boost
ビーストブースト Beast Boost
Description

When this Pokémon knocks out or assists in knocking out a Pokémon from the opposing team, its movement speed and basic attack speed increase for a short time. Also, each time this Pokémon hits a Pokémon on the opposing team with basic attacks or certain moves, its muscle gauge charges. Conversely, when the Pokémon is not in combat, the muscle gauge depletes by 1 muscle gauge increment whenever a set amount of time passes. Up to 6 muscle gauge increments can be stored.

Basic Attack

  Damage category: Physical (as a basic attack)
Damage category: Physical (as a boosted attack)
Description

Each time a basic attack hits an opposing Pokémon, the muscle gauge charges by 1 increment. Becomes a boosted attack with every third attack, throwing two consecutive punches while restoring the user's HP.


Moveset

Move slot 1

  Mega Punch
メガトンパンチ
Megaton Punch
Learned at Lv. 1 or 3
Cooldown: 5 seconds
Upgrades into Lunge or Smack Down
  Area Description
Has the user move in the designated direction before slamming the ground with a powerful punch. The shock from the punch deals damage to opposing Pokémon in the area of effect. If this move hits opposing Pokémon, the user's muscle gauge increases by 1 increment for each one that was hit.
  Lunge
とびかかる
Lunge
Learned at Lv. 7
Cooldown: 7.5 seconds
Upgrades into Lunge+ at Lv. 13
  Area Description
Has the user lunge in the designated direction, dealing damage to opposing Pokémon and decreasing their Attack for a short time. If this move hits Pokémon from the opposing team, the user's muscle gauge increases by 1 increment for each one that was hit. After this move is used, the user's basic attack speed increases for a short time. A maximum of 2 uses can be kept in reserve for this move.

Upgrade: Whenever this move hits Pokémon from the opposing team, the user's Attack increases for a short time. The more Pokémon from the opposing team are hit, the more the user's Attack increases.

  Smack Down
うちおとす
Knock Down
Learned at Lv. 7
Cooldown: 7.5 seconds
Upgrades into Smack Down+ at Lv. 13
  Hindrance
  Dash
Description
Has the user deliver an uppercut punch to an opposing Pokémon in the designated direction, dealing damage to it and throwing it into the air. While the thrown Pokémon is airborne, the user can use this move again to perform a follow-up attack that smacks that Pokémon down to the ground, dealing damage to all opposing Pokémon in an area of effect centered on the smacked-down Pokémon. If the users does not follow up on the initial uppercut attack, the opposing Pokémon will fall to the ground on its own. If this occurs, damage is still dealt to all opposing Pokémon in an area of effect centered on the point of impact. If this move deals damage to Pokémon on the opposing team, the user's muscle gauge increases by 1 increment for each one that was hit.

Upgrade: Widens the area of effect in which damage is dealt when the opposing Pokémon targeted by this move hits the ground. Also, the user's muscle gauge will now increase by 2 increments for each Pokémon on the opposing team that takes damage from this move.

Move slot 2

  Fell Stinger
とどめばり
Finishing Stinger
Learned at Lv. 1 or 3
Cooldown: 8 seconds
Upgrades into Leech Life or Superpower
  Melee Description
Consumes the entire muscle gauge and has the user deal damage to an opposing Pokémon in the designated direction, leaving it unable to act for a short time. This move deals more damage the more muscle gauge increments are consumed. If this move knocks out an opposing Pokémon, the user recovers HP.
  Leech Life
きゅうけつ
Suck Blood
Learned at Lv. 5
Cooldown: 8 seconds
Upgrades into Leech Life+ at Lv. 11
  Melee Description
Has the user grab and restrain an opposing Pokémon in the designated direction, dealing damage over time while restoring the user's HP. When this move is used, it consumes the user's entire muscle gauge. The number of hits and the amount of damage dealt per hit increases the more muscle gauge increments are consumed. This move ends if the user becomes unable to act for any reason or if the restrained Pokémon escapes by using an Eject Button or through some other means.

Upgrade: Also causes each instance of damage dealt by this move to be stronger than the last.

  Superpower
ばかぢから
Great Power
Learned at Lv. 5
Cooldown: 8.5 seconds
Upgrades into Superpower+ at Lv. 11
  Area Description
Consumes the entire muscle gauge and has the user run in the designated direction and grab an opposing Pokémon. The user then slams the opposing Pokémon down on the ground at full strength, dealing damage to opposing Pokémon in the area of effect. The damage dealt by this move and the shield effect it grants increases the more muscle gauge increments are consumed.

Upgrade: Resets the cooldown of this move when the user's muscle gauge reaches its maximum.

Unite Move

  Ultra Swole Slam
ウルトラバルクマスキュラー
Ultra Bulk Muscular
Learned at Lv. 9
  Sure Hit Description
Has the user fly at high speed, dealing damage to all opposing Pokémon in the area of effect. Afterward, the user targets the opposing Pokémon with the lowest percentage of HP among those hit and charges down at it from the sky, dealing damage once again to that Pokémon.

Holowear

Name Holowear Release Date Unlock Method Audio/Visual FX
  Tuxedo Style   August 4, 2022   400 Appearance only
  Dark Hero Style   December 26, 2022 Premium Battle Pass - Season 13* Unite Move
Scoring
Returning
KO
Movement
  Tuxedo Style (Blue-Green)   August 3, 2023 Set Shop* Appearance only
  Purple Unite Style   October 5, 2023   350 Appearance only
  Orange Unite Style   October 5, 2023   350 Appearance only

In other languages

Ultra Swole Slam

Language Title
  Japanese ウルトラバルクマスキュラー Urutora Baruku Masukyurā (Ultra Bulk Muscular)
Chinese Cantonese 究極大肌塊 Gaugihk Daaih Gēi Faai (Ultimate Muscle Mass)
Mandarin 究極大肌塊 / 究极大肌块 Jiūjí Dà Jī kuài (Ultimate Muscle Mass)
  French Plaquage Musclé (Muscled Tackle)
  German Ultra-Muskelwucht (Ultra Muscle Strength)
  Hindi अल्ट्रा बल्क मस्क्युलर Alṭrā Balk Maskyular (Ultra Bulk Muscular)
  Indonesian Binaraga Ultra (Ultra Bodybuilding)
  Italian Schianto Nerboruto (Muscular Crash)
  Korean 울트라벌크머스큘러 Ulteura Beolkeu Meoseukyulleo (Ultra Bulk Muscular)
  Brazilian Portuguese Pancada Ultrabombada (Ultra Pumped Punch)
  Russian Удар Ультракачка Udar Ulʹtrakačka (Ultra Muscular Strike)
  Spanish Impacto Ultracachas (Ultra Hunky Impact)
  Thai อัลตร้าเพาะกาย Antra Pho-kai (Ultra Bodybuilding)
  Turkish Ultra Kaslı Darbe (Ultra Muscular Blow)

See also

For more information on this Pokémon's species, see Buzzwole.

Playable characters in Pokémon UNITE
Attacker Alolan NinetalesChandelureCinderaceCramorantDecidueyeDelphoxDragapultDuraludonEspeonGardevoirGlaceonGreninjaInteleonMewMewtwo (Y)MiraidonPikachuSylveonVenusaur
All‑Rounder AegislashAzumarillBlazikenBuzzwoleCeruledgeCharizardDragoniteFalinksGarchompGyaradosLucarioMachampMetagrossMewtwo (X)MimikyuScizorTsareenaTyranitarUrshifuZacian
Speedster AbsolDodrioGengarLeafeonMeowscaradaTalonflameZeraoraZoroark
Defender BlastoiseCrustleGoodraGreedentLaprasMamoswineSlowbroSnorlaxTrevenantUmbreon
Supporter BlisseyClefableComfeyEldegossHoopaMr. MimeSableyeWigglytuff


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