Magnet Bomb (move)

Magnet Bomb
マグネットボム Magnet Bomb
Magnet Bomb VII.png
Magnet Bomb VII 2.png
Type  Steel
Category  Physical
PP  20 (max. 32)
Power  60
Accuracy  —%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation IV
Condition  Cool
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  Cool
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
A basic performance using a move known by the Pokémon.
Condition  Cool
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Jamming  0  
Works great if the user goes first this turn.

Magnet Bomb (Japanese: マグネットボム Magnet Bomb) is a damage-dealing Steel-type move introduced in Generation IV.

Effect

Generations IV to VII

Magnet Bomb inflicts damage and bypasses accuracy checks to always hit, unless the target is in the semi-invulnerable turn of a move such as Dig or Fly.

Magnet Bomb does not affect targets with Bulletproof.

Generation VIII

Magnet Bomb cannot be selected in a battle.

Description

Games Description
DPPtHGSSPBR The user launches a steel bomb that sticks to the target. This attack will not miss.
BWB2W2 The user launches steel bombs that stick to the target. This attack will not miss.
XYORAS
SMUSUMPE
The user launches steel bombs that stick to the target. This attack never misses.
SwSh This move can't be used. It's recommended that this move is forgotten. Once forgotten, this move can't be remembered.


Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII VIII
081   Magnemite
 
 
Mineral Mineral 30 33BW
18B2W2
18XY
17ORAS
7SM
11USUM
082   Magneton
 
 
Mineral Mineral 30 34BW
18B2W2
18XY
17ORAS
1, 7SM
11USUM
462   Magnezone
 
 
Mineral Mineral 30 34BW
18B2W2
18XY
17ORAS
1, 7SM
11USUM
476   Probopass
 
 
Mineral Mineral 1, 13 1, 13BW
1, 11B2W2
1, 11XY
1, 10ORAS
1, 10
649   Genesect
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered 22 22 22
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 V

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
649   GenesectLv. 15
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered European language Plasma Genesect
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 Explorers of Time and Darkness and Sky, Magnet Bomb is a move with 12 base power and 10PP that ignores accuracy and evasion checks. The user attacks enemy in front of them.

Pokémon GO

  Magnet Bomb
Charged Attack
Gyms & Raids
Power 70
Energy cost 33  
Duration 2.8 seconds
Damage window 2.2 - 2.6 seconds
 
Trainer Battles
Power 70
Energy cost 45  
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: 25 → 30
  • February 16, 2017
    • Power: 30 → 70
    • Energy cost: 25 → 33
    • Damage window: 1.75 - 2.3 → 2.2 - 2.6 seconds

Description

Games Description
MDTDS Inflicts damage on the target. It never misses.
BSL てきポケモンに ダメージをあたえる かならず めいちゅうする
MDGtI  UNUSED
SMD
MDRTDX
It damages an enemy. It never misses.


In the anime

       
Olivia's Probopass Alan's Probopass Magnezone
The user fires magnetic balls at the opponent.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
  Probopass A silver orb appears in front of Probopass's nose. It then fires the ball at the opponent; or, the eyes on Probopass's Mini-Noses flash orange and they fly off towards the opponent. Once the Mini-Noses get close enough to the opponent, Probopass's eyes glow orange and they explode.
Alan's Probopass Nosing 'Round the Mountain! Debut
Olivia's Probopass Trials and Determinations! None
  Magnezone Magnezone's body becomes surrounded by sparks of light blue electricity. Its magnets then flash light blue, firing multiple light blue orbs of energy from them at the opponent.
Barret's Magnezone Secrets From Out of the Fog! None


In the manga

Phantom Thief Pokémon 7


Pokémon Adventures


Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Adventure!


In other generations

Core series games

Side series games

Spin-off series games

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 磁鐵炸彈 Chìhtit Jadáan *
磁鐵爆彈 Chìhtit Baaudáan *
Mandarin 磁鐵炸彈 / 磁铁炸弹 Cítiě Zhàdàn *
磁鐵爆彈 Cítiě Bàodàn *
  Dutch Magneet Bom
  French Bombe Aimant*
Bombaimant*
  German Magnetbombe
  Greek Μαγνητοβόμβα Magnitobómba
  Italian Bombagnete
  Korean 마그넷봄 Magnet Bomb
  Polish Bomba Magnetyczna
Portuguese   Brazil Bomba Ímã (games, Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon-present)
Bomba Magnética (early anime)
  Portugal Bomba Magnética
  Romanian Bomba Magnetică
Spanish   Latin America Magneto Bomba
  Spain Bomba Imán
  Thai แมกเน็ทบอมบ์
  Vietnamese Bom Nam Châm



Variations of the move Swift
  Feint AttackAerial AceShadow PunchMagnet Bomb
  SwiftMagical LeafShock Wave


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