Extreme Speed (move)

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Extreme Speed
しんそく Swiftness
Extreme Speed VIII.png
Extreme Speed VIII 2.png
Type  Normal
Category  Physical
PP  5 (max. 8)
Power  80
Accuracy  100%
Priority  +2
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation II
Condition  Cool
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
Jam  0  
The next appeal can be made earlier next turn.
Condition  Cool
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Enables the user to perform first in the next turn.
Condition  Cool
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
Jamming  0  
Causes the user to move earlier on the next turn.

Extreme Speed (Japanese: しんそく Swiftness), formatted as ExtremeSpeed prior to Pokémon X and Y, is a damage-dealing Normal-type move introduced in Generation II. Prior to Generation III, it was the signature move of Arcanine.

Effect

Generations II to IV

ExtremeSpeed inflicts damage. It has a priority of +1, so is used before all moves that do not have increased priority.

Generation V

Extreme Speed now has +2 priority.

Description

Games Description
Stad2 An attack that always strikes first. It can be learned by only a few Pokémon.
GSC A powerful first-strike move.
RSEColo.XD An extremely fast and powerful attack.
FRLG A blindingly speedy charge attack that always goes before any other.
DPPtHGSSPBR The user charges the foe at blinding speed. This attack always goes before any other move.
BWB2W2 The user charges the target at blinding speed. This attack always goes before any other move.
XYORAS
SMUSUM
SwShBDSPLA
The user charges the target at blinding speed. This move always goes first.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII VIII
059   Arcanine
  Field Field 50 49 39 39BW
34B2W2
34 34 1, Evo.
149   Dragonite
 
 
Water 1 Dragon 1
243   Raikou
  No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 1
244   Entei
  No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 1
245   Suicune
  No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 1
384   Rayquaza
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 60 60DPPt
75HGSS
75 75XY
45ORAS
45 27
386   Deoxys
Speed Forme
  No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 50 97 97 97XY
73ORAS
73 73BDSP
448   Lucario
 
 
Field Human-Like 51 65 1, 65 65 56SwShBDSP
468   Togekiss
 
 
Flying Fairy 1 1 1 1 1SwShBDSP
493   Arceus
  No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 40 40 40 40 40BDSP
718   Zygarde
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 88
894   Regieleki
  No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 30
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By breeding

# Pokémon Types Parent
Egg Groups
Egg Move
II III IV V VI VII VIII
147   Dratini
  Water 1 Dragon HGSS
263   Zigzagoon
  Field Field USUM
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Special move

Generation II

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
147   Dratini
  Water 1 Dragon Dragon's Den - Master's QuizC
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Generation III

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
263   Zigzagoon
  Field Field Pokémon Box Ruby & Sapphire - Zigzagoon Egg
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Generation IV

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
147   Dratini
  Water 1 Dragon Dragon's Den - Master's QuizHGSS
386   DeoxysLv. 50
Speed Forme
  No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs - Deoxys and the Odd Temple
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Generation VII

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
718   Zygarde
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered Zygarde Cube
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Generation VIII

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
263   Zigzagoon
  Field Field Regina's Zigzagoon (The Isle of Armor)
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By event

Generation IV

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
243   Raikou
  No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered Shiny Crown Raikou
Shinsegae Raikou
Korean Crown Raikou
GameStop Raikou
Winter 2011 Raikou
244   Entei
  No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered Shiny Crown Entei
Shinsegae Entei
Korean Crown Entei
GameStop Entei
Winter 2011 Entei
245   Suicune
  No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered Shiny Crown Suicune
Korean Crown Suicune
GameStop Suicune
Winter 2011 Suicune
386   DeoxysLv. 50
Normal Forme
  No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 10th Movie Deoxys
GameStop Deoxys
Nintendo of Korea Deoxys
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Generation V

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
025   Pikachu
  Field Fairy ExtremeSpeed Pikachu
149   Dragonite
 
 
Water 1 Dragon Strongest Class Single Battle Pokémon
English Global Link
649   Genesect
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered Cinema Genesect
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Generation VI

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
149   Dragonite
 
 
Water 1 Dragon GameStop Dragonite
264   Linoone
  Field Field Jump Festa 2015 Linoone
2015 Korean World Championship Series Linoone
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Generation VII

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
718   Zygarde
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered Legendary Pokémon Celebration Shiny Zygarde
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 games

Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series

In Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team, and Explorers of Time, Darkness and Sky, ExtremeSpeed is a move with 16 base power, 88% accuracy, and 12 PP. The user attacks enemy in the front, from up to 2 tiles away, even if there's an ally inbetween.

Super Smash Bros. series

Lucario uses Extreme Speed as its up special. When activated, Lucario performs a quick dash. Moving in different directions alters which directions Lucario will move.

In Super Smash Bros. Brawl, this move did no damage and moved at a set distance. In Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS/Wii U and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, in addition to doing damage, as Lucario builds up more aura, the move travels farther and does more damage.

Description

Games Description
MDRB Inflicts damage on a target up to two tiles ahead.
MDTDS Inflicts damage on a target up to 2 tiles away.
BSL てきポケモンに ダメージをあたえる 2マスまで とどく
MDGtI  UNUSED
Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS/Wii U A dash through the air that can be steered with (joystick).*
SMD
MDRTDX
It damages an enemy. It reaches up to 2 tiles away.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Dashes through the air and attacks at the end. Can swerve midflight with directional input. *


In the anime

Main series

       
Zygarde 10% Forme Arcanine and Munchlax Genesect Lucario
The user charges the foe at blinding speed.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
  Arcanine Arcanine runs so fast that its legs become a blur, or Arcanine becomes surrounded by white and clear aura as it charges into its opponent at a fast speed.
Ramona's Arcanine The Stolen Stones! Debut
Keegan's Arcky The Stolen Stones! None
A wild Arcanine On Cloud Arcanine None
Tucker's Arcanine Tactics Theatrics!! None
  Munchlax Munchlax becomes surrounded in a white and clear aura and it can run extremely fast.
May's Munchlax On Cloud Arcanine Used via Metronome
  Genesect Genesect folds into its High-Speed Flight Form and charges at its opponent at high speed. A red aura surrounds it and streams behind it.
Red Genesect Genesect and the Legend Awakened Game event-exclusive move
  Zygarde Zygarde 10% Forme's body becomes outlined in a light-green color and then it charges at the opponent at a high speed, leaving a green trail behind it.
Z2 An Explosive Operation! None
Squishy Facing the Needs of the Many! None
  Zygarde Zygarde 50% Forme's body becomes outlined in a light-green color and then it charges at the opponent at a high speed, leaving a green trail behind it.
Z2 An Explosive Operation! None
Squishy Coming Apart at the Dreams! None
  Zygarde Zygarde Complete Forme's body becomes outlined in a light-green color and then it charges at the opponent at a high speed, leaving a green trail behind it.
Squishy Forming a More Perfect Union! None
Z2 Forming a More Perfect Union! None
  Lucario Lucario's body becomes surrounded in a green aura and it charges at the opponent at a high speed.
Professor Kukui's Lucario Fiery Surprises! None


Pokémon Evolutions

       
Rayquaza
The user charges the foe at blinding speed.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
  Rayquaza Rayquaza's body becomes surrounded in a green aura and it charges at the opponent at a high speed.
May's Rayquaza The Wish Debut


In the manga

Movie adaptations


Pokémon Adventures


In other generations

Core series games

Side series games

Spin-off series games

Trivia

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 神速 Sàhnchūk
Mandarin 神速 Shénsù
  Finnish Huippunopeus
  French Vitesse Extrême*
Vit.Extrême*
  German Turbotempo
  Greek ΝιτροΜπούκαλο
  Italian Extrarapido
  Korean 신속 Sinsok
  Polish Ekstraszybkość*
Superchwyt*
  Portuguese Ultraveloz
  Brazilian Portuguese Velocidade Extrema
  Serbian Ekstremna brzina
  Spanish Veloc. Extrema*
Vel. Extrema*
  Turkish Aşırı Hız
  Vietnamese Thần Tốc



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