Smart Strike (move)

Smart Strike
スマートホーン Smart Horn
Smart Strike VIII.png
Smart Strike VIII 2.png
Type  Steel
Category  Physical
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  70
Accuracy  —%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
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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Appeal  0  
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Appeal  0  
Jamming  0  

Smart Strike (Japanese: スマートホーン Smart Horn) is a damage-dealing Steel-type move introduced in Generation VII. It was TM67 in Generation VII and is TM96 in Generation VIII.

Effect

Smart Strike 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.

Description

Games Description
SMUSUM
SwSh
The user stabs the target with a sharp horn. This attack never misses.


Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII VIII
078   Rapidash
  Field Field 1, Evo.
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By TM

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Machine
I
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II
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III
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IV
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V
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VI
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VII
TM67
VIII
TM96
032   Nidoran♂
  Monster Field
033   Nidorino
  Monster Field
034   Nidoking
 
 
Monster Field
078   Rapidash
  Field Field
078   Rapidash
Galarian Form
 
 
Field Field
086   Seel
  Water 1 Field
087   Dewgong
 
 
Water 1 Field
091   Cloyster
 
 
Water 3 Water 3
111   Rhyhorn
 
 
Monster Field
112   Rhydon
 
 
Monster Field
118   Goldeen
  Water 2 Water 2
119   Seaking
  Water 2 Water 2
128   Tauros
  Field Field
131   Lapras
 
 
Monster Water 1
151   Mew
  Undiscovered Undiscovered
168   Ariados
 
 
Bug Bug
176   Togetic
 
 
Flying Fairy
214   Heracross
 
 
Bug Bug
306   Aggron
 
 
Monster Monster
464   Rhyperior
 
 
Monster Field
468   Togekiss
 
 
Flying Fairy
503   Samurott
  Field Field
530   Excadrill
 
 
Field Field
545   Scolipede
 
 
Bug Bug
589   Escavalier
 
 
Bug Bug
626   Bouffalant
  Field Field
638   Cobalion
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
639   Terrakion
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
640   Virizion
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
642   Thundurus
Incarnate Forme
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
642   Thundurus
Therian Forme
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
647   Keldeo
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
716   Xerneas
  Undiscovered Undiscovered
787   Tapu Bulu
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
788   Tapu Fini
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
797   Celesteela
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
798   Kartana
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
800   Necrozma
  Undiscovered Undiscovered
804   Naganadel
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered USUM
834   Drednaw
 
 
Monster Water 1
870   Falinks
  Fairy Mineral
896   Glastrier
  Undiscovered Undiscovered
898   Calyrex
Ice Rider
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
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

Description

Games Description
MDRTDX It damages an enemy. It never misses.


In other generations

Core series games


Trivia

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 修長之角 Sāuchèuhng-jī Gok
Mandarin 修長之角 / 修长之角 Xiūcháng-zhī Jiǎo
  French Estocorne
  German Schmalhorn
  Italian Sottilcorno
  Korean 스마트호른 Smart Horn
  Spanish Cuerno Certero



Generation VII TMs
Alola
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Kanto
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Generation VIII TMs
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Generation VIII TRs
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