Misty Explosion (move)

Misty Explosion
ミストバースト Mist Burst
Misty Explosion VIII.png
Misty Explosion VIII 2.png
Type  Fairy
Category  Special
PP  5 (max. 8)
Power  100
Accuracy  100%
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Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
Affects all Pokémon adjacent to the user
Introduced  Generation VIII
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Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
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Jamming  0  

Misty Explosion (Japanese: ミストバースト Mist Burst) is a damage-dealing Fairy-type move introduced in Generation VIII.


Generation VIII

Misty Explosion inflicts damage and causes the user to faint. Under Misty Terrain, Misty Explosion's base power is raised by 1.5×, making it 150.

Misty Explosion cannot be used when a Pokémon with the Ability Damp is on the field.

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl

Misty Explosion cannot be selected in a battle.


Games Description
SwShLA The user attacks everything around it and faints upon using this move. This move's power is increased on Misty Terrain.
BDSP This move can’t be used. It’s recommended that this move is forgotten. Once forgotten, this move can’t be remembered.
SV The user attacks everything around it and faints upon using this move. This move's power is boosted on Misty Terrain.


By Move Tutor

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Game
SwSh SwSh
035   Clefairy
  Fairy Fairy
036   Clefable
  Fairy Fairy
039   Jigglypuff
Fairy Fairy
040   Wigglytuff
Fairy Fairy
110   Weezing
Galarian Form
Amorphous Amorphous
151   Mew
  No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
183   Marill
Water 1 Fairy
184   Azumarill
Water 1 Fairy
282   Gardevoir
Human-Like Amorphous
518   Musharna
  Field Field
682   Spritzee
  Fairy Fairy
683   Aromatisse
  Fairy Fairy
684   Swirlix
  Fairy Fairy
685   Slurpuff
  Fairy Fairy
700   Sylveon
  Field Field
703   Carbink
Fairy Mineral
716   Xerneas
  No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
719   Diancie
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
730   Primarina
Water 1 Field
801   Magearna
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
858   Hatterene
Fairy Fairy
869   Alcremie
  Fairy Amorphous
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


  • Self-Destruct, Explosion, and Misty Explosion are the only three damaging moves whose battle animations play out even if they would miss or have no effect.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 薄霧炸裂 Bohkmouh Jaliht
Mandarin 薄霧炸裂 / 薄雾炸裂 Bówù Zhàliè
  Czech Mlžný Výbuch
  French Explo-Brume
  German Nebelexplosion
  Italian Nebbioscoppio
  Korean 미스트버스트 Miseuteubeoseuteu
  Spanish Bruma Explosiva

  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.