Facade (move)

Facade
からげんき Bravado
Facade VIII.png
Facade VIII 2.png
Type  Normal
Category  Physical
PP  20 (max. 32)
Power  70
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
  • Makes contact
  • Affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Affected by Mirror Move
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation III
Condition  Cute
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Jam  0  
The appeal works great if performed last.
Condition  Cute
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Earns double the score on the final performance.
Condition  Cute
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Jamming  0  
Works great if the user goes last this turn.

Facade (Japanese: からげんき Bravado) is a damage-dealing Normal-type move introduced in Generation III. It was TM42 from Generation III to Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon and TM12 in Pokémon: Let's Go, Pikachu! and Let's Go, Eevee!. It is TM39 in Generation VIII.

Effect

Facade inflicts damage. Its base power doubles from 70 to 140 if the user is poisoned, paralyzed, or burned.

Generations III to V

Burn's effect of lowering the Attack stat is still applied (unless the user has Guts).

Generation VI onward

Burn's effect of lowering the Attack stat is no longer applied when using Facade.

Description

Games Description
RSEColo.XD Boosts Attack when burned, paralyzed, or poisoned.*
Raises Attack when poisoned, burned, or paralyzed.*
FRLG An attack that is boosted if user is burned, poisoned, or paralyzed.
DPPtHGSSPBR An attack move that doubles its power if the user is poisoned, paralyzed, or has a burn.
BWB2W2
XYORAS
An attack move that doubles its power if the user is poisoned, burned, or has paralysis.
SMUSUMPE
SwSh
This attack move doubles its power if the user is poisoned, burned, or paralyzed.


Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII VIII
106   Hitmonlee
  Human-Like Human-Like 25PE
390   Chimchar
  Field Human-Like 31 31 31 31
519   Pidove
 
 
Flying Flying 43 43 43
520   Tranquill
 
 
Flying Flying 50 50 50
521   Unfezant
 
 
Flying Flying 55 55 55
554   Darumaka
  Field Field 19 19 19
555   Darmanitan
  Field Field 19 19 19
559   Scraggy
 
 
Field Dragon 42 42 42 16
560   Scrafty
 
 
Field Dragon 45 45 45 16
659   Bunnelby
  Field Field 47 47
660   Diggersby
 
 
Field Field 53 54
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By TM

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Machine
I
--
II
--
III
TM42
IV
TM42
V
TM42
VI
TM42
VII
TM42
TM12
VIII
TM39
Every Pokémon can learn this move by TM except
the ones listed below and only if marked with ✘.
010   Caterpie
  Bug Bug
011   Metapod
  Bug Bug
013   Weedle
 
 
Bug Bug
014   Kakuna
 
 
Bug Bug
129   Magikarp
  Water 2 Dragon
132   Ditto
  Ditto Ditto
201   Unown
  Undiscovered Undiscovered
202   Wobbuffet
  Amorphous Amorphous
235   Smeargle
  Field Field
265   Wurmple
  Bug Bug
266   Silcoon
  Bug Bug
268   Cascoon
  Bug Bug
360   Wynaut
  Undiscovered Undiscovered
374   Beldum
 
 
Mineral Mineral
401   Kricketot
  Bug Bug
412   Burmy
  Bug Bug
415   Combee
 
 
Bug Bug
602   Tynamo
  Amorphous Amorphous
664   Scatterbug
  Bug Bug
665   Spewpa
  Bug Bug
731   Pikipek
 
 
Flying Flying
732   Trumbeak
 
 
Flying Flying
733   Toucannon
 
 
Flying Flying
755   Morelull
 
 
Grass Grass
756   Shiinotic
 
 
Grass Grass
771   Pyukumuku
  Water 1 Water 1
789   Cosmog
  Undiscovered Undiscovered
790   Cosmoem
  Undiscovered Undiscovered
798   Kartana
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
801   Magearna
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
808   Meltan
  Undiscovered Undiscovered
824   Blipbug
  Bug Bug
840   Applin
 
 
Grass Dragon
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, Facade is a move with 12 base power, 84% accuracy, and 12 PP. The user attacks enemy in the front, with the move's power doubled if the user has a burn or is poisoned (as paralysis always prevents using moves).

Pokémon Masters EX

Category Move Gauge MP Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Effect Tag Description
Physical 2 47 56 100% An opponent This move's power is doubled when the user is poisoned, badly poisoned, paralyzed, or burned. Ignores lowered Attack from burns.

Past Description

  • Prior to Version 2.10.0 (from June 28, 2021): Its power is doubled when the user is poisoned, badly poisoned, paralyzed, or burned. Ignores lowered Attack from burns.

Description

Games Description
MDRB Inflicts damage on the target. If the user is poisoned, badly poisoned, or has a burn, its power is doubled.
MDTDS Inflicts damage on the target and double damage if the user has a Burn status, a Poisoned status, or a Badly Poisoned status.
BSL てきポケモンに ダメージをあたえる じぶんが やけどじょうたい どくじょうたい もうどくじょうたいの ときには ダメージが2ばいになる
MDGtI It damages an enemy. The damage it causes goes up if you have a bad status condition.
SMD It damages an enemy. The damage it causes goes up if you have a bad status condition. It also prevents your Attack from being lowered when you have a burn.


In the anime

       
Milotic Zebstrika
An attack move that doubles its power if the user is poisoned, paralyzed, or has a burn.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
  Milotic Milotic becomes surrounded in an orange aura that makes its body shine. It then tackles the opponent. If Milotic is affected by a status condition, the move's power is doubled.
Lucy's Milotic Queen of the Serpentine! Debut
  Zebstrika Zebstrika becomes covered in an orange aura for a moment. It then charges into the opponent. If Zebstrika is affected by a status condition, the move's power is doubled.
Stephan's Zebstrika Strong Strategy Steals the Show! None


In the manga

Ash & Pikachu


Phantom Thief Pokémon 7


Pokémon Adventures


In other generations

Core series games

Side series games

Spin-off series games

Trivia

  • In the Generation IV core series games, due to a glitch, each time a Pokémon performs the animation for Facade, its sprite will be translated up one pixel.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 硬撐 Ngaahngchāang *
假勇敢 Jiǎ Yǒnggǎn *
Mandarin 硬撐 / 硬撑 Yìngchēng *
假勇敢 Jiǎ Yǒnggǎn *
  French Façade*
Facade*
  German Fassade
  Greek Παληκαρισμός Palikarismós
  Italian Facciata
  Korean 객기 Gaekgi
  Polish Fasada
Portuguese   Brazil Fachada
  Portugal Fachada
  Serbian Fasada
Spanish   Latin America Fachada
  Spain Imagen
  Vietnamese Ra Vẻ



Generation III TMs
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Generation III HMs
0102030405060708RSE
Generation IV TMs
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Generation IV HMs
01020304 • 05 (DPPtHGSS) • 060708
Generation V TMs
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Generation V HMs
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Generation VI TMs
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798081828384858687888990919293 • 94 (XYORAS) • 9596979899100
Generation VI HMs
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Generation VII TMs
Alola
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767778798081828384858687888990919293949596979899100
Kanto
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Generation VIII TMs
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Generation VIII TRs
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