Wake-Up Slap (move)

Wake-Up Slap
めざましビンタ Awakening Slap
Wake-Up Slap VII.png
Wake-Up Slap VII 2.png
Type  Fighting
Category  Physical
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  70
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation IV
Condition  Smart
Appeal  4 ♥♥♥♥
Jam  0  
Points = 4 minus judge voltage.
Condition  Smart
Appeal  0  
Raises the score if the Voltage is low.
Condition  Tough
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
Jamming  0  
Affected by how well the previous Pokémon's move went.

Wake-Up Slap (Japanese: めざましビンタ Awakening Slap) is a damage-dealing Fighting-type move introduced in Generation IV.

Effect

Generations IV and V

Wake-Up Slap deals damage and will have double the power when the target is sleeping. It will also wake the target up.

Generation VI and VII

The base power of Wake-Up Slap is increased from 60 to 70.

Wake-Up Slap can be used as part of a Contest Spectacular combination, with the user gaining an extra three appeal points if a sleep-inducing status move (except Psycho Shift and Rest) was used in the prior turn.

It can deal double damage to Pokémon with the ability Comatose, but will not wake them.

Generation VIII

Wake-Up Slap cannot be selected in a battle.

Description

Games Description
DPPtHGSSPBR This attack inflicts high damage on a sleeping foe. It also wakes the foe up, however.
BWB2W2 This attack inflicts big damage on a sleeping target. It also wakes the target up, however.
XYORAS
SMUSUMPE
This attack inflicts big damage on a sleeping target. This also wakes the target up, however.
SwShBDSPLA 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
035   Clefairy
  Fairy Fairy 22 22 22 22SMUSUM
039   Jigglypuff
 
 
Fairy Fairy 37 41 41XY
28ORAS
27SMUSUM
060   Poliwag
  Water 1 Water 1 35 35 35 35SMUSUM
061   Poliwhirl
  Water 1 Water 1 43 43 43 43SMUSUM
066   Machop
  Human-Like Human-Like 34 37 37XY
27ORAS
27SMUSUM
067   Machoke
  Human-Like Human-Like 36 40 40XY
27ORAS
27SMUSUM
068   Machamp
  Human-Like Human-Like 36 40 40XY
27ORAS
27SMUSUM
096   Drowzee
  Human-Like Human-Like 29USUM
097   Hypno
  Human-Like Human-Like 29USUM
124   Jynx
 
 
Human-Like Human-Like 28 33 33 33SMUSUM
241   Miltank
  Field Field 55 55 50 50
296   Makuhita
  Human-Like Human-Like 34 34 34 34
297   Hariyama
  Human-Like Human-Like 42 42 42XY
38ORAS
38
300   Skitty
  Field Fairy 29DP
32PtHGSS
32 32XY
28ORAS
28
478   Froslass
 
 
Fairy Mineral 28 28 28XY
37ORAS
37
532   Timburr
  Human-Like Human-Like 20 20 20
533   Gurdurr
  Human-Like Human-Like 20 20 20
534   Conkeldurr
  Human-Like Human-Like 20 20 20
572   Minccino
  Field Field 31 31 31
594   Alomomola
  Water 1 Water 2 29 29 29
648   Meloetta
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 50 50 50
791   Solgaleo
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 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
114   Tangela
  Grass Grass USUM
122   Mr. Mime
 
 
Human-Like Human-Like
238   Smoochum
 
 
Human-Like Human-Like
285   Shroomish
  Fairy Grass
296   Makuhita
  Human-Like Human-Like
431   Glameow
  Field Field
439   Mime Jr.
 
 
Human-Like Human-Like
453   Croagunk
 
 
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.


In other games

Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series

In Explorers of Time, Darkness and Sky, Wake-Up Slap is a move with 12 base power, 88% accuracy, and 10 PP. The user attacks enemy in the front. If the target has Sleep, Nightmare or Napping status conditions, the move's damage is doubled and the target is cured of its status.

Pokémon Conquest

 
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Stars: ★★★
Power: 36
Accuracy: 100%
Effect: This move doubles damage on a sleeping target, but wakes the target.
Users:      
Grid assumes the user is in the square marked by > facing to the right.
Orange squares indicate spaces that are hit.
Red squares indicate the knockback on hit Pokémon.
A blue square indicates the user's position after performing the move.

Description

Games Description
MDTDS Inflicts damage on the target. It boosts the damage if the target has a Sleep status, a Nightmare status, or a Napping status, though such targets will then be awoken.
BSL てきポケモンに ダメージをあたえる あいてが すいみんじょうたい あくむじょうたい ねむるじょうたいなら ダメージが おおきくなるが おこしてしまう
Conq. This attack inflicts great damage on a sleeping target. It also wakes the target up, however.
MDGtI It damages an enemy. It causes more damage if the enemy is in the Sleep, Nightmare, or Napping status, but it will wake the enemy up.
SMD It damages an enemy. It causes more damage if the enemy is in the sleep, nightmare, or napping status condition, but it will wake the enemy up.


In the manga

Pokémon Adventures


In other generations

Core series games

Side series games

Spin-off series games

Trivia

  • Shroomish and Tangela can learn this move through breeding, despite lacking visible hands.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 喚醒巴掌 Wuhnsíng Bājéung *
甦醒巴掌 Sōusíng Bājéung *
Mandarin 喚醒巴掌 / 唤醒巴掌 Huànxǐng Bāzhang *
甦醒巴掌 Sūxǐng Bāzhang *
  French Réveil Forcé
  German Weckruf
  Greek Σφαλιάρα Αφύπνισης
  Italian Svegliopacca
  Korean 잠깨움뺨치기 Jamkkae'um Ppyamchigi
  Brazilian Portuguese Tapa do Despertar
  Serbian Šamar za Buđenje
  Spanish Espabila
  Vietnamese Cú Tát Lay Tỉnh



Variations of the move Smelling Salts
  Smelling SaltsWake-Up Slap


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