Sonic Boom (move)

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Sonic Boom
ソニックブーム Sonic Boom
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Type  Normal
Category  Special
PP  20 (max. 32)
Power  —
Accuracy  90%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation I
Condition  Cool
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Jam  0  
Works well if it's the same type as the one before.
Condition  Cool
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
A basic performance using a move known by the Pokémon.
Condition  Cool
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
Jamming  0  
An appealing move that can be used repeatedly without boring the audience.

Sonic Boom (Japanese: ソニックブーム Sonic Boom), formatted as SonicBoom prior to Pokémon X and Y, is a damage-dealing Normal-type move introduced in Generation I.

Effect

Generation I

Sonic Boom always inflicts exactly 20 damage if it hits. It has no secondary effects and does not take weaknesses or resistances into account. SonicBoom can hit Ghost-type Pokémon.

Generation II to VII

Sonic Boom no longer hits Ghost-type Pokémon.

Generation VIII

Sonic Boom cannot be selected in a battle.

Description

Games Description
Stad A Normal-type attack. It inflicts a set amount of damage regardless of the target's type.
Stad2 A Normal-type attack. It always inflicts a set amount of damage.
GSC Always inflicts 20HP damage.
RSEColo.XD Launches shock waves that always inflict 20 HP damage.
FRLG The foe is hit with a shock wave that always inflicts 20-HP damage.
DPPtHGSSPBR The foe is hit with a destructive shock wave that always inflicts 20 HP damage.
BWB2W2
XYORAS
SMUSUMPE
The target is hit with a destructive shock wave that always inflicts 20 HP damage.
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 21 16 16 14 14BW
11B2W2
11 17SMUSUM
15PE
082   Magneton
 
 
Mineral Mineral 1, 21 1, 16 16 14 14BW
1, 11B2W2
1XY
1, 11ORAS
17SMUSUM
15PE
100   Voltorb
  Mineral Mineral 17 17 15 8 8 8XY
4ORAS
4SMUSUM
6PE
101   Electrode
  Mineral Mineral 1, 17 1, 17 1, 15 1, 8 1, 8 1XY
1, 4ORAS
1, 4SMUSUM
1, 6PE
193   Yanma
 
 
Bug Bug 19 19RSE
17FRLG
14 14 14 14
329   Vibrava
 
 
Bug Dragon 1 1 1 1
330   Flygon
 
 
Bug Dragon 1 1 1 1
418   Buizel
  Water 1 Field 1 1 1 1
419   Floatzel
  Water 1 Field 1 1 1 1
462   Magnezone
 
 
Mineral Mineral 14 14BW
1, 11B2W2
1XY
1, 11ORAS
17
469   Yanmega
 
 
Bug Bug 14 14 14 14
801   Magearna
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered 1
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By breeding

# Pokémon Types Parent
Egg Groups
Egg Move
II III IV V VI VII VIII
167   Spinarak
 
 
Bug Bug
517   Munna
  Field Field
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 II

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
021   Spearow
 
 
Flying Flying New York Pokémon Center
123   Scyther
 
 
Bug Bug New York Pokémon Center
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

  This section is incomplete.
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Reason: Super Mystery Dungeon

In Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team, Sonicboom is a move with 22PP and 100% accuracy. The attack travels up to 10 tiles away and hits the first Pokémon it encounters, ally or enemy, dealing 55 damage to them.

In Explorers of Time and Darkness and Sky, the move's PP is decreased to 11 and its accuracy to 95%. SonicBoom now deals 20 damage.

Description

Games Description
MDRB Inflicts a set amount of damage on the target, even at a distance.
MDTDS Inflicts 20 HP damage on the target, even at a distance.
BSL はなれたポケモンに かならず 20ダメージを あたえる
MDGtI  UNUSED
SMD
MDRTDX
It inflicts a set amount of damage on an enemy.


In the anime

       
Magnezone Magnemite Magneton Crobat
The foe is hit with a destructive shock wave.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
  Yanma Yanma flaps its wings at a fast speed and one or multiple shockwaves heads towards the opponent, or Yanma's wings glow white and it waves them, releasing a shockwave from its wings at the opponent.
Zachary Evans's Yanma Wings 'N' Things Debut
Forrester Franklin's Yanma All in a Day's Wurmple None
Jessie's Yanma The Thief that Keeps on Thieving! None
Tyler's Yanma The Thief the Keeps on Thieving! None
  Crobat Crobat flaps its wings so fast that they become a blur, and a cyclone of wind and white circles come out of them and hit the opponent.
Brock's Crobat Lapras of Luxury Crobat cannot legally learn Sonic Boom
  Buizel Buizel's two tails glow white and it flips around, sending a large white shockwave at the opponent.
Ash's Buizel Buizel Your Way Out of This! None
  Yanmega Yanmega's wings glow white and it waves its wings, releasing one large white shockwave or multiple smaller shockwaves from them at the opponent.
Jessie's Yanmega The Thief That Keeps on Thieving! None
Multiple wild Yanmega Defending the Homeland! None
  Magnezone All three of Magnezone's magnets glow white and it spins around, sending a large white shockwave at the opponent.
A wild Magnezone Regaining the Home Advantage! None
  Magnemite Magnemite spins rapidly around, sending a large white shockwave at the opponent.
A Team Plasma Grunt's Magnemite Team Plasma's Pokémon Power Plot! None
  Magneton Magneton sends a large white shockwave at the opponent.
Clemont's Magneton Battling with a Clean Slate! None


In the manga

Pokémon Adventures


In other generations

Core series games

NOTE: The move's animation in Korean Generation II is the same as the Japanese one.

Side series games

Spin-off series games

Trivia

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 音爆 Yāmbaau *
音波爆擊 Yāmbō Baaugīk *
Mandarin 音爆 Yīnbào
  Czech Zvukový třesk
  Danish Lydmursbrag
  Dutch Supersone knal
  Finnish Äänipommi (EP177)
Ääniaalto (AG014)
  French Sonic Boom*
Sonicboom*
  German Ultraschall
  Greek Ηχοέκρηξη
  Indonesian SonicBoom
  Italian Sonicboom
  Korean 소닉붐 Sonikbum
  Polish Bomba Dźwięku*
Ponaddźwiękowy*
Soniczny Cios*
Soniczny Wybuch*
Dźwiękowy Grzmot*
Portuguese   Brazil Explosão Sônica (Pokémon the Series: XY-present, TCG, manga)
Bomba Sônica (early anime)
Ribombo (The Official Pokémon Handbook)
Estouro Sônico (The Official Pokémon Handbook)
  Portugal Bomba Sónica
  Romanian Explozia Sonică
Unda Sonică
  Serbian Sonična bomba
Spanish   Latin America Rayo Sónico (EP177-EP257)
Bomba Sónica (AG014-Season 10, BW112)
Explosión Sónica (Season 11 and 12)
Explosónica (Season 13)
  Spain Bomba Sónica
  Turkish Ses Bombası
  Vietnamese Bom Sóng Âm



Set-damage moves
  Sonic BoomDragon Rage


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