Lunge (move)

Lunge
とびかかる Lunge
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Type  Bug
Category  Physical
PP  15 (max. 24)
Power  80
Accuracy  100%
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Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation VII
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Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
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Jamming  0  

Lunge (Japanese: とびかかる Lunge) is a damage-dealing Bug-type move introduced in Generation VII.

Effect

Lunge does damage and lowers the target's Attack stat by one stage.

Description

Games Description
SMUSUM
SwShBDSPLA
The user makes a lunge at the target, attacking with full force. This also lowers the target's Attack stat.


Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII VIII
084   Doduo
 
 
Flying Flying 40BDSP
085   Dodrio
 
 
Flying Flying 43BDSP
234   Stantler
  Field Field 43BDSP
414   Mothim
 
 
Bug Bug 47 47BDSP
751   Dewpider
 
 
Water 1 Bug 37 36
752   Araquanid
 
 
Water 1 Bug 45 44
794   Buzzwole
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 53 40
795   Pheromosa
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 47 45
850   Sizzlipede
 
 
Bug Bug 50
851   Centiskorch
 
 
Bug Bug 60
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
167   Spinarak
 
 
Bug Bug USUM BDSP
283   Surskit
 
 
Water 1 Bug BDSP
313   Volbeat
  Bug Human-Like USUM BDSP
595   Joltik
 
 
Bug Bug 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 VIII

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
851   CentiskorchLv.35
 
 
Bug Bug ★Sgr6859 Gigantamax Centiskorch
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 Masters EX

Category Move Gauge MP Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Effect Tag Description Users
Physical 3 80 96 100% An opponent Lowers the target's Attack by one stat rank. Lusamine and Pheromosa

Past Description

  • Prior to Version 2.10.0 (from June 28, 2021): Lowers the target's Attack.

Pokémon GO

Lunge is a Charged Attack in Pokémon GO that has been available since September 14, 2020.

  Lunge
Charged Attack
Gyms & Raids
Power 55
Energy cost 33  
Duration 2.9 seconds
Damage window 2.4 - 2.7 seconds
Trainer Battles
Power 60
Energy cost 45  
Secondary effect   1 Opponent Attack
Effect chance 100%
Eligible Pokémon:
Standard eligibility
     
By Elite Charged TM
By GO Snapshot
 
As Shadow Pokémon
As Purified Pokémon
Formerly eligible
None

In other generations

Core series games

Spin-off series games

Trivia

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 猛撲 Máahngpok
Mandarin 猛撲 / 猛扑 Měngpū
  French Furie-Bond
  German Anfallen
  Italian Assalto
  Korean 덤벼들기 Deombyeodeulgi
  Portuguese Estocada
  Spanish Plancha
  Thai กระโจนใส่



Variations of the move Lunge
  LungeFire LashDrum BeatingGrav Apple
  Apple Acid
  This article is part of Project Moves and Abilities, a Bulbapedia project that aims to write comprehensive articles on two related aspects of the Pokémon games.