Hydro Pump (move)

Hydro Pump
ハイドロポンプ Hydro Pump
Hydro Pump VIII.png
Hydro Pump VIII 2.png
Type  Water
Category  Special
PP  5 (max. 8)
Power  110
Accuracy  80%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation I
Condition  Beauty
Appeal  4 ♥♥♥♥
Jam  0  
A highly appealing move.
Condition  Beauty
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Earn +2 if the Pokémon performs first in the turn.
Condition  Beautiful
Appeal  1
Jamming  0  
Works better the more the crowd is excited.

Hydro Pump (Japanese: ハイドロポンプ Hydro Pump) is a damage-dealing Water-type move introduced in Generation I. It is TR03 in Generation VIII.

Effect

Generations I to V

Hydro Pump inflicts damage and has no secondary effect.

Hydro Pump can also be used as part of a Pokémon Contest combination, with the user gaining extra four appeal points if the move Rain Dance was used in the prior turn.

Generation VI onwards

Hydro Pump's power changed from 120 to 110.

Generation VIII

Pokémon Legends: Arceus

Category  Special
PP  5
Agile Strong
Power  100  80  120
Accuracy  85%  85%  95%
Action speed modifier
Self  0  0  +5
Target  0  +3  0
Additional effect
   ?  ?
   ?  ?
   ?  ?
None

Description

Games Description
Stad The strongest Water-type attack. However, while it is powerful, it may miss the target.
Stad2 The strongest Water-type attack. While it is powerful, it may miss the target.
GSC A powerful water- type attack.
RSE Blasts water at high power to strike the foe.
Colo.XD Blasts water at high power to strike the target.
FRLG A high volume of water is blasted at the foe under great pressure.
DPPtHGSSPBR The foe is blasted by a huge volume of water launched under great pressure.
BWB2W2
XYORAS
SMUSUMPE
SwShBDSPLA
The target is blasted by a huge volume of water launched under great pressure.


Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII VIII
007   Squirtle
  Monster Water 1 42 47 47 37DP
40PtHGSS
40 40 40SMUSUM
41PE
33SwShBDSP
008   Wartortle
  Monster Water 1 47 53 53 44DP
48PtHGSS
48 48 49SMUSUM
53PE
45SwShBDSP
009   Blastoise
  Monster Water 1 52 68 68 53DP
60PtHGSS
60 60 60SMUSUM
65PE
49SwShBDSP
054   Psyduck
  Water 1 Field 52 50 50 48 53BW
46B2W2
46 40SMUSUM
45PE
36SwShBDSP
43LA
055   Golduck
  Water 1 Field 59 58 58 56 63BW
54B2W2
54 46SMUSUM
63PE
40SwShBDSP
43LA
060   Poliwag
  Water 1 Water 1 45 43 43 38 38 38 38SMUSUM
36PE
42SwShBDSP
061   Poliwhirl
  Water 1 Water 1 49 51 51 48 48 48 48 48SwShBDSP
062   Poliwrath
 
 
Water 1 Water 1 1SwShBDSP
072   Tentacool
 
 
Water 3 Water 3 48 49 49 40 47 47XY
46ORAS
46SMUSUM
45PE
48SwShBDSP
43LA
073   Tentacruel
 
 
Water 3 Water 3 50 55 55 49 52 52 52SMUSUM
65PE
58SwShBDSP
43LA
090   Shellder
  Water 3 Water 3 61 61 61SMUSUM
45PE
48SwShBDSP
091   Cloyster
 
 
Water 3 Water 3 1 1SMUSUM 1SwShBDSP
116   Horsea
  Water 1 Dragon 45 43 43 35 35 35XY
52ORAS
52SMUSUM
42PE
45SwShBDSP
117   Seadra
  Water 1 Dragon 52 51 51 40 40 40XY
1, 60ORAS
1, 60SMUSUM
51PE
51SwShBDSP
120   Staryu
  Water 3 Water 3 47 50 46 55 60BW
52B2W2
52XY
53ORAS
53SMUSUM
45PE
56SwShBDSP
121   Starmie
 
 
Water 3 Water 3 1 1SMUSUM 1SwShBDSP
130   Gyarados
 
 
Water 2 Dragon 1, 41RGB
41Y
40 40 41 41 41XY
44ORAS
42SMUSUM
46PE
40SwShBDSP
47LA
131   Lapras
 
 
Monster Water 1 46 57 49 49 49 47 47SMUSUM
65PE
55SwShBDSP
134   Vaporeon
  Field Field 54RGB
52Y
52 52 71 71BW
45B2W2
45 45SMUSUM
31PE
50SwShBDSP
138   Omanyte
 
 
Water 1 Water 3 53 55 55 52 55 55 55SMUSUM
44PE
60SwShBDSP
139   Omastar
 
 
Water 1 Water 3 49 65 65 67 75 1, 75 1, 75SMUSUM
50PE
70SwShBDSP
140   Kabuto
 
 
Water 1 Water 3 49
141   Kabutops
 
 
Water 1 Water 3 53
158   Totodile
  Monster Water 1 52 52 43DP
48PtHGSS
50 50 50 50BDSP
159   Croconaw
  Monster Water 1 55 55 51DP
57PtHGSS
60 60 60 60BDSP
160   Feraligatr
  Monster Water 1 58 58 63DP
71PtHGSS
76 76 76 76BDSP
170   Chinchou
 
 
Water 2 Water 2 41 41 42 45 45 45 44SwShBDSP
171   Lanturn
 
 
Water 2 Water 2 53 50 52 57 57XY
51ORAS
51 54SwShBDSP
183   Marill
 
 
Water 1 Fairy 45 42 42BW
40B2W2
40XY
47ORAS
47 30SwShBDSP
184   Azumarill
 
 
Water 1 Fairy 57 54 54BW
46B2W2
46XY
55ORAS
55 40SwShBDSP
186   Politoed
  Water 1 Water 1 1SwShBDSP
211   Qwilfish
 
 
Water 2 Water 2 46 46RSE
37FRLG
57 57 1, 57 1, 57
223   Remoraid
  Water 1 Water 2 42B2W2 42 42 36SwShBDSP
34LA
224   Octillery
  Water 1 Water 2 52B2W2 52 52 42SwShBDSP
34LA
226   Mantine
 
 
Water 1 Water 1 49 49 49 49 48SwShBDSP
37LA
230   Kingdra
 
 
Water 1 Dragon 51 51 40 40 40XY
1, 60ORAS
1, 60 51SwShBDSP
245   Suicune
  No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 71 71 71 71 1, 71 71 72SwShBDSP
249   Lugia
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 44 44 29DPPt
37HGSS
37 37 37 72SwShBDSP
258   Mudkip
  Monster Water 1 42 42 42 42XY
41ORAS
41 39SwShBDSP
259   Marshtomp
 
 
Monster Water 1 55SwShBDSP
260   Swampert
 
 
Monster Water 1 63SwShBDSP
271   Lombre
 
 
Water 1 Grass 49 43DP
45PtHGSS
45 45XY
44ORAS
44 64SwShBDSP
272   Ludicolo
 
 
Water 1 Grass 1SwShBDSP
279   Pelipper
 
 
Water 1 Flying 61 57 57BW
58B2W2
1, 58XY
1, 50ORAS
1, 50 62SwShBDSP
320   Wailmer
  Field Water 2 50 47 47 47XY
49ORAS
49 45SwShBDSP
321   Wailord
  Field Water 2 59 62 62 62XY
58ORAS
58 49SwShBDSP
350   Milotic
  Water 1 Dragon 40 37 37 37XY
47ORAS
44 52SwShBDSP
351   Castform
  Fairy Amorphous 50BW
40B2W2
40XY
35ORAS
35 35BDSP
367   Huntail
  Water 1 Water 1 50 51 51 50 50 50BDSP
368   Gorebyss
  Water 1 Water 1 50 51 51 50 50 50BDSP
369   Relicanth
 
 
Water 1 Water 2 64 71 71 1, 71XY
46ORAS
46 45SwShBDSP
370   Luvdisc
  Water 2 Water 2 40 40XY
50ORAS
46 46BDSP
382   Kyogre
  No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 45 45DPPt
90HGSS
90 90XY
75ORAS
75 72SwShBDSP
393   Piplup
  Water 1 Field 43 43 43 43 43BDSP
394   Prinplup
  Water 1 Field 51 51 50 50 50BDSP
395   Empoleon
 
 
Water 1 Field 59 59 59 59 59BDSP
52LA
418   Buizel
  Water 1 Field 45B2W2 45 45 45BDSP
43LA
419   Floatzel
  Water 1 Field 57B2W2 57 57 57BDSP
43LA
422   Shellos
  Water 1 Amorphous 47LA
423   Gastrodon
 
 
Water 1 Amorphous 47LA
456   Finneon
  Water 2 Water 2 43LA
457   Lumineon
  Water 2 Water 2 43LA
458   Mantyke
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 49 49 49 49 48SwShBDSP
37LA
484   Palkia
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 42HGSS 50 50 50 88SwShBDSP
55LA
489   Phione
  Water 1 Fairy 57LA
490   Manaphy
  Water 1 Fairy 57LA
501   Oshawott
  Field Field 43 43 43 43LA
502   Dewott
  Field Field 52 52 53 43LA
503   Samurott
  Field Field 62 62 63
503   Samurott
Hisuian Form
 
 
Field Field 43LA
535   Tympole
  Water 1 Water 1 42 42 42 48SwSh
536   Palpitoad
 
 
Water 1 Water 1 47 47 47 60SwSh
537   Seismitoad
 
 
Water 1 Water 1 53 53 53 70SwSh
564   Tirtouga
 
 
Water 1 Water 3 51 50 50 42SwSh
565   Carracosta
 
 
Water 1 Water 3 61 61 61 46SwSh
592   Frillish
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous 49 49 49 41SwSh
593   Jellicent
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous 53 53 53 43SwSh
594   Alomomola
  Water 1 Water 2 61 1, 61 1, 65SwSh
647   Keldeo
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 67 67 67 63SwSh
656   Froakie
  Water 1 Water 1 48 48SwSh
657   Frogadier
  Water 1 Water 1 55 56SwSh
658   Greninja
 
 
Water 1 Water 1 60 68SwSh
690   Skrelp
 
 
Water 1 Dragon 42 42 55SwSh
691   Dragalge
 
 
Water 1 Dragon 42 42 59SwSh
704   Goomy
  Dragon Dragon 43LA
705   Sliggoo
Hisuian Form
 
 
Dragon Dragon 43LA
706   Goodra
Hisuian Form
 
 
Dragon Dragon 43LA
721   Volcanion
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 50 50 66SwSh
728   Popplio
  Water 1 Field 43 36SwSh
729   Brionne
  Water 1 Field 51 50SwSh
730   Primarina
 
 
Water 1 Field 55 58SwSh
746   Wishiwashi
  Water 2 Water 2 54 44SwSh
788   Tapu Fini
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 58 65SwSh
818   Inteleon
  Water 1 Field 62SwSh
845   Cramorant
 
 
Water 1 Flying 56SwSh
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By TR

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Machine
I
--
II
--
III
--
IV
--
V
--
VI
--
VII
--
VIII
TR03
007   Squirtle
  Monster Water 1 SwSh
008   Wartortle
  Monster Water 1 SwSh
009   Blastoise
  Monster Water 1 SwSh
054   Psyduck
  Water 1 Field SwSh
055   Golduck
  Water 1 Field SwSh
060   Poliwag
  Water 1 Water 1 SwSh
061   Poliwhirl
  Water 1 Water 1 SwSh
062   Poliwrath
 
 
Water 1 Water 1 SwSh
072   Tentacool
 
 
Water 3 Water 3 SwSh
073   Tentacruel
 
 
Water 3 Water 3 SwSh
079   Slowpoke
 
 
Monster Water 1 SwSh
079   Slowpoke
Galarian Form
  Monster Water 1 SwSh
080   Slowbro
 
 
Monster Water 1 SwSh
080   Slowbro
Galarian Form
 
 
Monster Water 1 SwSh
090   Shellder
  Water 3 Water 3 SwSh
091   Cloyster
 
 
Water 3 Water 3 SwSh
099   Kingler
  Water 3 Water 3 SwSh
108   Lickitung
  Monster Monster SwSh
112   Rhydon
 
 
Monster Field SwSh
115   Kangaskhan
  Monster Monster SwSh
116   Horsea
  Water 1 Dragon SwSh
117   Seadra
  Water 1 Dragon SwSh
118   Goldeen
  Water 2 Water 2 SwSh
119   Seaking
  Water 2 Water 2 SwSh
120   Staryu
  Water 3 Water 3 SwSh
121   Starmie
 
 
Water 3 Water 3 SwSh
129   Magikarp
  Water 2 Dragon SwSh
130   Gyarados
 
 
Water 2 Dragon SwSh
131   Lapras
 
 
Monster Water 1 SwSh
134   Vaporeon
  Field Field SwSh
138   Omanyte
 
 
Water 1 Water 3 SwSh
139   Omastar
 
 
Water 1 Water 3 SwSh
140   Kabuto
 
 
Water 1 Water 3 SwSh
141   Kabutops
 
 
Water 1 Water 3 SwSh
143   Snorlax
  Monster Monster SwSh
147   Dratini
  Water 1 Dragon SwSh
148   Dragonair
  Water 1 Dragon SwSh
149   Dragonite
 
 
Water 1 Dragon SwSh
151   Mew
  No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered SwSh
170   Chinchou
 
 
Water 2 Water 2 SwSh
171   Lanturn
 
 
Water 2 Water 2 SwSh
183   Marill
 
 
Water 1 Fairy SwSh
184   Azumarill
 
 
Water 1 Fairy SwSh
186   Politoed
  Water 1 Water 1 SwSh
194   Wooper
 
 
Water 1 Field SwSh
195   Quagsire
 
 
Water 1 Field SwSh
199   Slowking
 
 
Monster Water 1 SwSh
199   Slowking
Galarian Form
 
 
Monster Water 1 SwSh
211   Qwilfish
 
 
Water 2 Water 2 SwSh
222   Corsola
 
 
Water 1 Water 3 SwSh
222   Corsola
Galarian Form
  Water 1 Water 3 SwSh
223   Remoraid
  Water 1 Water 2 SwSh
224   Octillery
  Water 1 Water 2 SwSh
226   Mantine
 
 
Water 1 Water 1 SwSh
230   Kingdra
 
 
Water 1 Dragon SwSh
245   Suicune
  No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered SwSh
248   Tyranitar
 
 
Monster Monster SwSh
249   Lugia
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered SwSh
258   Mudkip
  Monster Water 1 SwSh
259   Marshtomp
 
 
Monster Water 1 SwSh
260   Swampert
 
 
Monster Water 1 SwSh
271   Lombre
 
 
Water 1 Grass SwSh
272   Ludicolo
 
 
Water 1 Grass SwSh
279   Pelipper
 
 
Water 1 Flying SwSh
295   Exploud
  Monster Field SwSh
306   Aggron
 
 
Monster Monster SwSh
318   Carvanha
 
 
Water 2 Water 2 SwSh
319   Sharpedo
 
 
Water 2 Water 2 SwSh
320   Wailmer
  Field Water 2 SwSh
321   Wailord
  Field Water 2 SwSh
339   Barboach
 
 
Water 2 Water 2 SwSh
340   Whiscash
 
 
Water 2 Water 2 SwSh
341   Corphish
  Water 1 Water 3 SwSh
342   Crawdaunt
 
 
Water 1 Water 3 SwSh
350   Milotic
  Water 1 Dragon SwSh
365   Walrein
 
 
Water 1 Field SwSh
369   Relicanth
 
 
Water 1 Water 2 SwSh
371   Bagon
  Dragon Dragon SwSh
372   Shelgon
  Dragon Dragon SwSh
373   Salamence
 
 
Dragon Dragon SwSh
382   Kyogre
  No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered SwSh
384   Rayquaza
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered SwSh
422   Shellos
  Water 1 Amorphous SwSh
423   Gastrodon
 
 
Water 1 Amorphous SwSh
446   Munchlax
  No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered SwSh
458   Mantyke
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered SwSh
463   Lickilicky
  Monster Monster SwSh
464   Rhyperior
 
 
Monster Field SwSh
484   Palkia
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered SwSh
535   Tympole
  Water 1 Water 1 SwSh
536   Palpitoad
 
 
Water 1 Water 1 SwSh
537   Seismitoad
 
 
Water 1 Water 1 SwSh
550   Basculin
  Water 2 Water 2 SwSh
564   Tirtouga
 
 
Water 1 Water 3 SwSh
565   Carracosta
 
 
Water 1 Water 3 SwSh
592   Frillish
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous SwSh
593   Jellicent
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous SwSh
635   Hydreigon
 
 
Dragon Dragon SwSh
647   Keldeo
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered SwSh
690   Skrelp
 
 
Water 1 Dragon SwSh
691   Dragalge
 
 
Water 1 Dragon SwSh
706   Goodra
  Dragon Dragon SwSh
713   Avalugg
  Monster Mineral SwSh
721   Volcanion
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered SwSh
728   Popplio
  Water 1 Field SwSh
729   Brionne
  Water 1 Field SwSh
730   Primarina
 
 
Water 1 Field SwSh
746   Wishiwashi
  Water 2 Water 2 SwSh
747   Mareanie
 
 
Water 1 Water 1 SwSh
748   Toxapex
 
 
Water 1 Water 1 SwSh
752   Araquanid
 
 
Water 1 Bug SwSh
780   Drampa
 
 
Monster Dragon SwSh
781   Dhelmise
 
 
Mineral Mineral SwSh
788   Tapu Fini
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered SwSh
818   Inteleon
  Water 1 Field SwSh
833   Chewtle
  Monster Water 1 SwSh
834   Drednaw
 
 
Monster Water 1 SwSh
845   Cramorant
 
 
Water 1 Flying SwSh
847   Barraskewda
  Water 2 Water 2 SwSh
853   Grapploct
  Water 1 Human-Like SwSh
864   Cursola
  Water 1 Water 3 SwSh
871   Pincurchin
  Water 1 Amorphous SwSh
875   Eiscue
  Water 1 Field SwSh
881   Arctozolt
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered SwSh
882   Dracovish
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered SwSh
883   Arctovish
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered SwSh
886   Drakloak
 
 
Amorphous Dragon SwSh
887   Dragapult
 
 
Amorphous Dragon SwSh
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
118   Goldeen
  Water 2 Water 2 BDSP
158   Totodile
  Monster Water 1 BDSP
226   Mantine
 
 
Water 1 Water 1 BDSP
283   Surskit
 
 
Water 1 Bug BDSP
318   Carvanha
 
 
Water 2 Water 2 BDSP
339   Barboach
 
 
Water 2 Water 2 BDSP
371   Bagon
  Dragon Dragon BDSP
393   Piplup
  Water 1 Field BDSP
458   Mantyke
 
 
Water 1 Water 1 BDSP
515   Panpour
  Field Field
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Form change

Generation IV

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
479   Rotom
Wash Rotom
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous Upon changing into this formPtHGSS
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
479   Rotom
Wash Rotom
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous Upon changing into this form
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
479   Rotom
Wash Rotom
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous Upon changing into this form
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
479   Rotom
Wash Rotom
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous Upon changing into this form
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
479   Rotom
Wash Rotom
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous Upon changing into this form
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 III

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
062   Poliwrath
 
 
Water 1 Water 1 Purified Shadow PokémonXD
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
283   Surskit
 
 
Water 1 Bug Dream World - Pleasant Forest
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 II

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
147   Dratini
  Water 1 Dragon New York Pokémon Center
183   Marill
 
 
Water 1 Fairy New York Pokémon Center
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
373   Salamence
 
 
Dragon Dragon Strongest Salamence
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
129   Magikarp
  Water 2 Dragon Pokémon Center Nagoya Magikarp
260   Swampert
 
 
Monster Water 1 JR Kyushu Train Station Swampert
272   Ludicolo
 
 
Water 1 Grass JR Kyushu Train Station Ludicolo
393   PiplupLv. 15
  Water 1 Field Pokémon Searcher BW Piplup
515   Panpour
  Field Field Japanese Global Link
647   KeldeoLv. 50
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered Winter 2013 Keldeo
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
318   Carvanha
 
 
Water 2 Water 2 Pokémon Center Mega Tokyo Egg Carvanha
Pokémon Center Hiroshima Egg Carvanha
647   KeldeoLv. 15
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered Pokémon Scrap Keldeo
Strategy Guide Keldeo
658   GreninjaLv. 36
 
 
Water 1 Water 1 Super Smash Bros. Greninja
503   SamurottLv. 50
  Field Field Hidden Ability Present Samurott
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
529   Drilbur
  Field Field Wild Area NewsSh
(Error)
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, Hydro Pump is a move with 24 base power, 9 PP and 84% accuracy. The attack travels up to 10 tiles away and hits the first Pokémon it encounters, ally or enemy.

In Explorers of Time, Darkness and Sky, the move's PP has been decreased to 8, and its accuracy to 79.8%.

In Gates to Infinity, Hydro Pump requires a turn to charge before unleashing the move when used by a Gigantic Pokémon.

In Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon, this move now pierces through enemies, hitting all that are in the 10-tile range.

Pokémon Conquest

 
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Stars: ★★★★★
Power: 51
Accuracy: 80%
Effect: None
Users:     
Grid 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.

Pokémon Masters EX

Category Move Gauge MP Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Effect Tag Description
Special 3 125 150 80% An opponent No additional effect.

Super Smash Bros. series

 
Kyogre using Hydro Pump in Super Smash Bros. Brawl

In Super Smash Bros. and Super Smash Bros. Melee, Blastoise, a Poké Ball Pokémon, uses Hydro Pump to damage and push away opposing fighters. There are multiple blasts and they can not be reflected.

In Super Smash Bros. Brawl and Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS/Wii U, Blastoise is replaced with Kyogre; however, Kyogre's water blasts do not damage opponents.

In Super Smash Bros. Brawl and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Squirtle uses Hydro Pump as part of Pokémon Trainer's Final Smash, Triple Finish.

 
Squirtle using Hydro Pump as part of Triple Finish

In Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS/Wii U and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Hydro Pump appears as Greninja's up special move. Greninja propels itself using two Hydro Pumps, which can also push opponents back. Since there are two Hydro Pumps, Greninja can move in two different directions if two directions are inputted.

Pokémon GO

  Hydro Pump
Charged Attack
Gyms & Raids
Power 130
Energy cost 100  
Duration 3.3 seconds
Damage window 0.9 - 3 seconds
 
Trainer Battles
Power 130
Energy cost 75  
Secondary effect ?
Effect chance ?%
Eligible Pokémon:
Standard eligibility
                                        
By Elite Charged TM
By GO Snapshot
 
As Shadow Pokémon
As Purified Pokémon
Formerly eligible
None

Updates

Gyms & Raids
  • July 30, 2016
    • Power: 60 → 90
  • February 16, 2017
    • Power: 90 → 130
    • Duration: 3.8 → 3.3 seconds
    • Damage window: 1.5 - 3.6 → 0.9 - 3 seconds

Pokémon UNITE

In Pokémon UNITE, Hydro Pump is Blastoise's first move. It is obtained by evolving into Wartortle stage at level 5 and upgrading Water Gun into it instead of Water Spout. The user shoots a large amount of water; damaging, knocking back, and stunning enemies hit for .5s. At level 11, its damage increases.

Description

Games Description
MDRB
MDTDS
Inflicts damage on the target, even at a distance.
BSL はなれたポケモンに ダメージをあたえる
Conq. The target is blasted by a huge volume of water launched under great pressure.
MDGtI It damages even a faraway Pokémon.
It damages even faraway Pokémon.*
Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS/Wii U Two bursts while airborne; (joystick) selects the direction.*
SMD It even damages faraway Pokémon.
Monopoly: Pokémon Exclusive Kanto Edition Wash away the improvements on a location!
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Fires a powerful water jet, propelling itself in whichever direction the stick is tilted. *
MDRTDX It fires off water with incredible force to damage even faraway Pokémon.


In the anime

Main series


Pokémon Origins


Pokémon Generations


Pokémon Evolutions


In the manga

Aim to Be a Card Master!!


Ash & Pikachu


Be the Best! Pokémon B+W


The Electric Tale of Pikachu


How I Became a Pokémon Card


Magical Pokémon Journey


Mobilize!! Pokémon Ranger


Movie adaptations


Pokémon Adventures


  • Yellow's Omanyte, Omny, was revealed to know Hydro Pump on the official website, but he has never been shown using the move.
  • Ghetsis's Seismitoad was revealed to know Hydro Pump on the official website, but it has never been shown using the move.

Pokémon Battle Frontier


Pokémon Battrio: Aim to be Battrio Master!


Pokémon Colosseum Snatcher Leo


Pokémon Colosseum Snatchers


Pocket Monsters Diamond & Pearl

Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Adventure!


Pokémon Gold & Silver: The Golden Boys

Pokémon Gotta Catch 'Em All


Pocket Monsters Platinum: Aim to Be Battle King!!


Pokémon Pocket Monsters


Pokémon Try Adventure


Pokémon Zensho


In other generations

Core series games