Fury Cutter (Japanese: れんぞくぎり Consecutive Cut) is a damage-dealing Bug-type move introduced in Generation II. It was TM49 in Generation II.
Generations II to IV
Fury Cutter starts with a base power of 10. Every time Fury Cutter is used successively, its power will double, up to a maximum of 160. If Fury Cutter misses or the user is switched out, the power will reset to normal.
Fury Cutter can also be used as part of a
Pokémon Contest combination, with the user gaining extra three appeal points if either the move Rain Dance or Swords Dance was used in the prior turn.
Fury Cutter's base power increased from 10 to 20. If another move is selected, Fury Cutter's power will reset.
Generation VI onward
Fury Cutter's base power increased even further from 20 to 40.
Stad2 A Bug-type attack that grows more powerful with every hit. Returns to normal if it misses.
G S C Successive hits raise power.
R S E Colo.
XD An attack that intensifies on each successive hit.
FR LG An attack that grows stronger on each successive hit.
D P Pt HG SS
P B R The foe is slashed with scythes or claws. Its power increases if it hits in succession.
B W B2 W2 The target is slashed with scythes or claws. Its power increases if it hits in succession.
X Y OR AS
S M US UM The target is slashed with scythes or claws. This attack becomes more powerful if it hits in succession.
Learnset In other games
Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team, Explorers of Time, Darkness and Sky, and the Mystery Dungeon (WiiWare) games, Fury Cutter hits the target in front twice in a row.
Gates to Infinity, Fury Cutter increases in power by 50% when Fury Cutter was the last move used by the user on the floor.
Table assumes the user is in the square marked by > facing to the right. Orange squares indicate spaces that are hit. Red squares indicate the knockback on hit Pokémon. A blue square indicates the user's position after performing the move.
Power = 12 | Accuracy = 95% | Effect = Every time it is used successively, its power will double.
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Prior to an update to
Niantic's servers on July 30, 2016, Fury Cutter had an energy gain of 12%. Prior to an update to
Niantic's servers on February 16, 2017, Fury Cutter had a duration of 0.4 seconds. Prior to an update to Niantic's servers on February 21, 2017, Fury Cutter had a duration of 0.9 seconds.
Nidoking, Pinsir, and Kabutops may only know this move if it was obtained before February 16, 2017.
MD R B Attacks the target twice in succession.
MD T D S Inflicts damage on the target using 2 attacks in a single turn.
B S L てきポケモンに ２かいれんぞくで ダメージを あたえる
Conq. The target is slashed with scythes or claws. Its power increases if it hits in succession.
MD GtI It damages an enemy. Its power goes up if you use it multiple times in a row.
S MD It damages an enemy. Its power goes up if you use it sequentially.
In the anime In the manga
In the Pokémon Adventures manga
The user slashes the opponent repeatedly. With each hit, the attack gets stronger.
First Chapter Used In
Scyther Scyther repeatedly slashes the opponent with its scythes. With each hit, the attack does more damage.
Silly Scyther Debut
Bisharp Bisharp repeatedly slashes the opponent with its blade-like hands. The attack gets stronger for each hit.
In the Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Adventure! manga
In the Pokémon Try Adventure manga In other generations
Core series games
Spin-off series games Trivia
At its max power of 160, Fury Cutter is capable of having the highest power of all Bug-type moves.
Bugsy is said to have discovered this technique by himself. In other languages