Dragon Energy (move)

Dragon Energy
ドラゴンエナジー Dragon Energy
Dragon Energy IX.png
Dragon Energy IX 2.png
Type  Dragon
Category  Special
PP  5 (max. 8)
Power  150
Accuracy  100%
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Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
Affects all adjacent foes, but not allies
Introduced  Generation VIII
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Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
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Dragon Energy (Japanese: ドラゴンエナジー Dragon Energy) is a damage-dealing Dragon-type move introduced in Generation VIII. It is the signature move of Regidrago.


Dragon Energy deals damage. It has 150 base power at maximum HP, but its base power decreases proportionally to the user's remaining HP.

Specifically, its base power is equal to  . However, if this formula produces a value less than 1, the move's base power becomes 1 instead.

In a battle with multiple opponents, Dragon Energy will target all adjacent opponents.

Generation VIII

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl

Dragon Energy cannot be selected in a battle.


Games Description
Converting its life-force into power, the user attacks opposing Pokémon. The lower the user's HP, the lower the move's power.
BDSP This move can’t be used. It’s recommended that this move is forgotten. Once forgotten, this move can’t be remembered.


By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
0895     No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 66 66
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.
A dash (−) indicates a Pokémon cannot learn the move by the designated method.
An empty cell indicates a Pokémon that is unavailable in that game/generation.

In the anime


Converting its life-force into power, the user attacks the opponent.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
  Regidrago positions its arms on top of and underneath its body, forming a dragon's head. The "mouth" of the dragon's head then opens, forming a purple orb of energy in front of Regidrago's body. It then fires a purple beam of energy from the orb at the opponent.
Gary's Regidrago Chasing to the Finish! Debut

In other generations

Core series games

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 巨龍威能 Geuihlùhng Wāinàhng
Mandarin 巨龍威能 / 巨龙威能 Jùlóng Wēinéng
  French Draco-Énergie
  German Drachenkräfte
  Italian Dragoenergia
  Korean 드래곤에너지 Deuraegon Eneoji
  Brazilian Portuguese Energia Dracônica
  Russian Энергия Дракона Energiya Drakona
  Spanish Dracoenergía

Variations of the move Eruption
  EruptionWater SpoutDragon Energy

  This article is part of Project Moves and Abilities, a Bulbapedia project that aims to write comprehensive articles on two related aspects of the Pokémon games.