G-Max Volt Crash (move)

G-Max Volt Crash
キョダイバンライ Kyodai Heavy Thunder
G-Max Volt Crash VIII.png
G-Max Volt Crash VIII 2.png
Type  Electric
Category  Varies
PP  — (max. —)
Power  —
Accuracy  —%
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  • Does not make contact
  • Not affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Not affected by Mirror Move
  • Affected by King's Rock
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect any adjacent foe, but not allies
Introduced  Generation VIII
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Jam  0  
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G-Max Volt Crash (Japanese: キョダイバンライ Kyodai Heavy Thunder) is a damage-dealing Electric-type G-Max Move introduced in Generation VIII. It is the exclusive G-Max Move of Gigantamax Pikachu.


G-Max Volt Crash inflicts damage to one target and paralyzes all opponents.

Its power and whether it is a special or physical move depends on the move it is based on.

Base move Power Category Learnable
Aura Wheel 140 Physical
Bolt Beak 130 Physical
Bolt Strike 140 Physical
Charge Beam 100 Special Requires Transfer
Discharge 130 Special
Electro Ball 130 Special
Electroweb 110 Special
Fusion Bolt 130 Physical
Nuzzle 90 Physical
Overdrive 130 Special
Parabolic Charge 120 Special
Plasma Fists 130 Physical
Rising Voltage 140 Special
Shock Wave 110 Special Requires Transfer
Spark 120 Physical
Thunder 140 Special
Thunder Cage 80 Special
Thunder Fang 120 Physical
Thunder Punch 130 Physical
Thunder Shock 90 Special
Thunderbolt 130 Special
Volt Switch 120 Special
Volt Tackle 140 Physical
Wild Charge 130 Physical
Zap Cannon 140 Special Requires Transfer
Zing Zap 130 Physical
Note: A Pikachu transferred with the move Mimic can
potentially use any of these moves for G-Max Volt Crash.


Games Description
SwSh An Electric-type attack that Gigantamax Pikachu use. This move paralyzes opponents.


Gigantamax Pikachu can use G-Max Volt Crash if it knows a damaging Electric-type move.

In other games

Pokémon Masters EX

Action Class Category Move Gauge MP Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Effect Tag Description Playable Users
Max Move Physical 400 480 —% An opponent Leaves all opposing sync pairs paralyzed. Sygna Suit Red (Thunderbolt) & Pikachu

In the anime

Gigantamax Pikachu
Lightning bolts
The Gigantamaxed user summons giant lightning bolts to strike the opponent.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
  Gigantamax Pikachu fires a bolt of yellow electricity into the clouds above it. Moments later, multiple bolts of lighting shaped like its tail strike down from the clouds onto the opponent.
Ash's Pikachu The Climb to Be the Very Best! Debut
Base move is Thunderbolt or Electroweb

In the manga

Pokémon Adventures

In other generations

Spin-off series games

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 超極巨萬雷轟頂 Chīu Gihkgeuih Maahnlèuihgwāngdǐng
Mandarin 超極巨萬雷轟頂 / 超极巨万雷轰顶 Chāo Jíjù Wànléihōngdǐng
  Dutch G-Max Volt Stoot
  French Foudre G-Max
  German Giga-Blitzhagel
  Italian Gigapikafolgori
  Korean 거다이만뢰 Geodai Malloe
  Polish G-Maxi Cios Woltów*
G-Max Woltokrach*
Portuguese   Brazil Trovoada G-Max
  Portugal Impacto Elétrico G-Max
  Russian Вольт-Таран G-Макс Vol't-Taran G-Maks
  Spanish Gigatronada
  Thai กิกะหมื่นสายฟ้า

Max Moves
Max StrikeMax KnuckleMax AirstreamMax OozeMax Quake
Max RockfallMax FlutterbyMax PhantasmMax Steelspike
Max FlareMax GeyserMax OvergrowthMax LightningMax Mindstorm
Max HailstormMax WyrmwindMax DarknessMax StarfallMax Guard
G-Max Moves
G-Max Vine LashG-Max WildfireG-Max CannonadeG-Max Befuddle
G-Max Volt CrashG-Max Gold RushG-Max Chi StrikeG-Max Terror
G-Max Foam BurstG-Max ResonanceG-Max CuddleG-Max Replenish
G-Max MalodorG-Max MeltdownG-Max Drum SoloG-Max Fireball
G-Max HydrosnipeG-Max Wind RageG-Max GravitasG-Max Stonesurge
G-Max VolcalithG-Max TartnessG-Max SweetnessG-Max Sandblast
G-Max Stun ShockG-Max CentifernoG-Max SmiteG-Max SnoozeG-Max Finale
G-Max SteelsurgeG-Max DepletionG-Max One BlowG-Max Rapid Flow

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