Max Strike does damage to a target and lowers the
Speed of all opponents by one stage. Its power and whether it is a special or physical move depends on the move it is based on.
If Max Strike is used with
Multi-Attack as its base move while the user is holding a Memory, Max Strike turns into the Max Move of the type corresponding to the type of Memory held by the user.
If Max Strike is used during
weather with Weather Ball as its base move, it turns into the Max Move of the type corresponding to the type Weather Ball would be in that weather.
If Max Strike is used by a Pokémon with
Galvanize, Pixilate, or Refrigerate, it turns into the Max Move of the type corresponding to the Pokémon's Ability.
Sw Sh This is a Normal-type attack Dynamax Pokémon use. This lowers the target's Speed stat.
Learnset In the anime
The Dynamaxed user attacks into the ground, sending sparks of energy across the battlefield to the target.
First Used In
Gyarados Dynamax Gyarados strikes its tail into the ground, sending sparks of energy across the battlefield and towards the opponent. When the sparks reach the opponent, the ground underneath them explodes.
Base move is Hyper Beam
Pikachu Gigantamax Pikachu jumps into the air, creating yellow glowing cracks on the ground as it lands. The cracks spread towards the opponent, and as they reach them, a burst of yellow energy erupts from the ground underneath the opponent.
SS013 Base move is
Quick Attack In other languages