Vacuum Wave (move)

Vacuum Wave
しんくうは Vacuum Wave
Vacuum Wave IX.png
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Type  Fighting
Category  Special
PP  30 (max. 48)
Power  40
Accuracy  100%
Priority  +1
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation IV
Condition  Smart
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  Smart
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Enables the user to perform first in the next turn.
Condition  Cool
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
Jamming  0  
Causes the user to move earlier on the next turn.

Vacuum Wave (Japanese: しんくうは Vacuum Wave) is a damage dealing Fighting-type move introduced in Generation IV. It is TM184 in Generation IX.

Effect

Vacuum Wave inflicts damage. It has a priority of +1, so it is used before all moves that do not have increased priority.

Description

Games Description
DPPtHGSSPBR The user whirls its fists to send a wave of pure vacuum at the foe. This move always goes first.
BWB2W2
XYORAS
SMUSUM
SwShBDSPLA
SV
The user whirls its fists to send a wave of pure vacuum at the target. This move always goes first.


Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII VIII IX
0107     Human-Like Human-Like 26 26 26 26 1 8
0123    
 
Bug Bug 1PtHGSS 1 1 1
0447     No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 24
0448    
 
Field Human-Like 1
0798    
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 1 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 TM

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Machine
I
--
II
--
III
--
IV
--
V
--
VI
--
VII
--
VIII
--
IX
TM184
0054     Water 1 Field
0055     Water 1 Field
0057     Field Field
0062    
 
Water 1 Water 1
0106     Human-Like Human-Like
0107     Human-Like Human-Like
0123    
 
Bug Bug
0151     No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
0212    
 
Bug Bug
0214    
 
Bug Bug
0215  
Sneasel
Hisuian Form
 
 
Field Field
0236     No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
0237     Human-Like Human-Like
0253     Monster Dragon
0254     Monster Dragon
0256    
 
Field Field
0257    
 
Field Field
0275    
 
Field Grass
0282    
 
Human-Like Amorphous
0296     Human-Like Human-Like
0297     Human-Like Human-Like
0308    
 
Human-Like Human-Like
0330    
 
Bug Dragon
0390     Field Human-Like
0391    
 
Field Human-Like
0392    
 
Field Human-Like
0395    
 
Water 1 Field
0447     No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
0448    
 
Field Human-Like
0453    
 
Human-Like Human-Like
0454    
 
Human-Like Human-Like
0475    
 
Human-Like Amorphous
0502     Field Field
0503     Field Field
0503  
Samurott
Hisuian Form
 
 
Field Field
0549  
Lilligant
Hisuian Form
 
 
Grass Grass
0620     Field Human-Like
0628  
Braviary
Hisuian Form
 
 
Flying Flying
0638    
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
0640    
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
0647    
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
0766     Field Field
0783    
 
Dragon Dragon
0784    
 
Dragon Dragon
0818     Water 1 Field
0900    
 
Bug Bug
0901  
Ursaluna
Bloodmoon
 
 
Field Field
0903    
 
Field Field
0937    
 
Human-Like Human-Like
0979    
 
Field Field
1006    
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
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 IX
0236     Human-Like Human-Like
0447     Field Human-Like
0453    
 
Human-Like Human-Like
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By Move Tutor

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Game
DP Pt HGSS
0056     Field Field
0057     Field Field
0062    
 
Water 1 Water 1
0066     Human-Like Human-Like
0067     Human-Like Human-Like
0068     Human-Like Human-Like
0106     Human-Like Human-Like
0107     Human-Like Human-Like
0151     No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
0214    
 
Bug Bug
0236     No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
0237     Human-Like Human-Like
0256    
 
Field Field
0257    
 
Field Field
0286    
 
Fairy Grass
0296     Human-Like Human-Like
0297     Human-Like Human-Like
0307    
 
Human-Like Human-Like
0308    
 
Human-Like Human-Like
0390     Field Human-Like
0391    
 
Field Human-Like
0392    
 
Field Human-Like
0447     No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
0448    
 
Field Human-Like
0453    
 
Human-Like Human-Like
0454    
 
Human-Like Human-Like
0475    
 
Human-Like Amorphous
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

Game Base
Power
Max
Power
Base
PP
Max
PP
Base
Accuracy
Max
Accuracy
Range Target Cuts
corners
MDTDS 11 - 14 - 88% - 2 tiles away Enemy Yes
BSL 11 - 14 - 88% - 2 tiles away Enemy Yes
SMD 2 50 15 30 90% 98% 2 tiles away Enemy No
With some exceptions, Pokémon learnsets match those from the core series games:

Pokémon Rumble Rush

  Vacuum Wave
Attack power 19.20681
Charge time 0.5 seconds
Range type Arc (melee)
Number of hits 1
Number of projectiles 1
Critical hit rate 1.5%
Additional effect None

Pokémon Masters EX

Category Move Gauge MP Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Effect Tag Description Playable Users
Special 1 20 24 100% An opponent No additional effect. Korrina & Lucario
Sygna Suit Cynthia (Aura) & Lucario

Description

Games Description
MDTDS Inflicts damage on a target up to 2 tiles away.
BSL てきポケモンに ダメージをあたえる 2マスまで とどく
MDGtI  UNUSED
SMD
MDRTDX
It damages an enemy. It reaches up to 2 tiles away.


In the anime

 
Croagunk charging
 
The shape
 
Gallade
 
Riolu
The user whirls a part of its body to send a wave of pure vacuum at the target.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
  Croagunk jumps into the air and spins around, causing pink wind to appear around it. It then turns towards the opponent and puts its arms around its head, firing the wind from around its body in the shape of a heart.
Nurse Joy's Chrissy Cream of the Croagunk Crop! Debut
  Gallade jumps into the air and his forearms glow white. Then, he spins around with his head and his arms extended facing the opponent and he fires a horizontal tornado from his body at the opponent.
Zoey's Gallade A Grand Fight for Winning! None
  A light blue wind forms around Riolu. It then jumps in the air and fires the wind in the form of a blade, or Riolu creates a sphere of wind in its hands. Riolu then fires the wind in the form of a beam at the opponent.
Cameron's Riolu Mission: Defeat Your Rival! None
Ash's Riolu Caring for a Mystery! None


In the manga

Pokémon Adventures


In other generations

Core series games

Side series games

Spin-off series games

Trivia

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 真空波 Jānhūng Bō
Mandarin 真空波 Zhēnkōng Bō
  Dutch Vacuümgolf
  French Onde Vide
  German Vakuumwelle
  Greek Κυματοκενό
  Indonesian Gelombang Hampa
  Italian Vuotonda
  Korean 진공파 Jin-gong Pa
  Polish Ssąca Fala
  Portuguese Onda de Vácuo
Spanish   Latin America Onda de Vacío
  Spain Onda Vacío
  Vietnamese Sóng Chân Không


Variations of the move Quick Attack
  Quick AttackMach PunchBullet Punch
Ice ShardShadow Sneak
  Vacuum Wave


Generation IX TMs
SV
001002003004005006007008009010011012013014015016017018019
020021022023024025026027028029030031032033034035036037038
039040041042043044045046047048049050051052053054055056057
058059060061062063064065066067068069070071072073074075076
077078079080081082083084085086087088089090091092093094095
096097098099100101102103104105106107108109110111112113114
115116117118119120121122123124125126127128129130131132133
134135136137138139140141142143144145146147148149150151152
153154155156157158159160161162163164165166167168169170171
Added in SV 2.0.1
172173174175176177178179180181182183184185186
187188189190191192193194195196197198199200201
Added in SV 3.0.0
202203204205206207208209210211212213214215216
217218219220221222223224225226227228229


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