Pain Split adds the current
HP of the user and target Pokémon. It then divides this value by two and sets the HP of both Pokémon to the result (limited by each Pokémon's maximum HP).
Pain Split has an
accuracy of 100.
Generation III onwards
This move effect may be in need of research. Reason: Does it trigger Shell Bell in Generation III/RSE? (And if so, in subsequent games?) You can
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Pain Split now bypasses
accuracy checks to always hit, unless the target is in the semi-invulnerable turn of a move such as Dig or Fly. It will fail if the target is behind a substitute.
Pain Split can be used as part of a
Pokémon Contest combination, with the user gaining an extra appeal point if the move Endure was used in the prior turn. It is also part of a Contest Spectacular combination and will give an extra three appeal points if the move Endure was used in the prior turn.
If powered up by a
Normalium Z into Z-Pain Split, the user's Defense stat rises by one stage.
Stad2 A move that adds the HPs of the user and the target, then divides the total between them.
G S C Adds user & foe's HPs. Shares total.
R S E Adds the user and foe's HP, then shares them equally.
FR LG The user adds its HP to the foe's HP, then equally shares the total HP.
XD Adds the user and target's HP, then shares it equally.
D P Pt HG SS
P B R The user adds its HP to the foe's HP, then equally shares the combined HP with the foe.
B W B2 W2 X Y OR AS
S M US UM The user adds its HP to the target's HP, then equally shares the combined HP with the target.
Learnset In other games
MD R B Adds the HP of the user and the target, then shares it equally.
MD T D S Adds the HP of the user and the target, then shares it equally between the two Pokémon.
B S L じぶんと てきポケモンの ＨＰを たして おたがいに はんぶんずつにして わけあう
MD GtI It adds the HP of you and the target, then shares it equally.
S MD It adds together the HP of you and the target, which it then shares it equally between you.
In the manga
In the Pokémon Adventures manga
The user makes contact with the opponent, transferring health from the healthier Pokémon to the weaker Pokémon.
First Chapter Used In
Misdreavus Misdreavus slams its body into the opponent. Then, a beam of energy comes out of the healthier Pokémon, transferring its health to the weaker Pokémon.
Magnificent Magnemite Debut
In other generations
Core series games
Side series games
Spin-off series games Trivia
In Generation III, the status screen erroneously states that the move has 100% accuracy, even though it ignores accuracy and evasion checks. In other languages