Chloroblast (move)

Chloroblast
クロロブラスト Chloroblast
Chloroblast IX.png
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Type  Grass
Category  Special
PP  5 (max. 8)
Power  150
Accuracy  95%
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Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation VIII
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Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
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Jamming  0  

Chloroblast (Japanese: クロロブラスト Chloroblast) is a damage-dealing Grass-type move introduced in Pokémon Legends: Arceus. It is the signature move of Hisuian Electrode.

Effect

Generation VIII

Chloroblast inflicts damage, and the user takes damage equal to half of its maximum HP rounded up. It also lowers the user's action speed.

Category  Special
PP  5
Agile Strong
Power  120  100  140
Accuracy  95%  95%  100%
Action speed modifier
Self  +5  +2  +8
Target  0  +3  0
Additional effect
Recoil  50%  33%  66%
   ?  ?
   ?  ?
Damages the user by a percentage of its total HP
Reduces the user's action speed

Generation IX

Chloroblast has a base power of 150. The user takes recoil damage equal to half of its maximum HP rounded up unless the user has Magic Guard or the target has Sap Sipper; its Speed is not lowered.

Description

Games Description
LA The user launches its amassed chlorophyll to inflict damage on the target. This also damages the user and lowers the user's action speed.
SV The user launches its amassed chlorophyll to inflict damage on the target. This also damages the user.


Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII VIII IX
0101  
Electrode
Hisuian Form
 
 
Mineral Mineral 47LA Evo.
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

Core series games

Trivia

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 葉綠爆震 Yihpluhk Baaujan
Mandarin 葉綠爆震 / 叶绿爆震 Yèlǜ Bàozhèn
  French Herblast
  German Chlorostrahl
  Italian Clorofillaser
  Korean 클로로블라스트 Keullorobeullaseuteu
  Spanish Clorofiláser


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