Wide Slash (move)

Wide Slash
すいへいぎり Horizontal Cut
Inflicts damage on enemies on the 3 tiles in front of the user--diagonally and directly in front
Wide Slash PMD TDS.png
Type  ???
Category  Physical
PP 10
Hit Ratio 88%
Power 20
Extra Effects None
  • Affected by the Protect status
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by the Snatch status
  • Affected by the Mirror Move status
  • Not affected by the Muzzled status
Facing tile and 2 flanking tiles

Wide Slash (Japanese: すいへいぎり Horizontal Cut) is a damage-dealing typeless move introduced in Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team.


Generation III

Wide Slash will attack foes on the three tiles in front of the player; diagonally and directly across. Its power can be raised through Ginseng. It has the standard critical hit rate of 12%. As it is a typeless move, it bypasses Wonder Guard.

Generation IV

Wide Slash now has a base 8% critical hit rate, in line with other moves of average critical hit ratio.


Games Description
MDRB Inflicts damage on enemies on the three tiles diagonally and directly in front
MDTDS Inflicts damage on enemies on the 3 tiles in front of the user--diagonally and directly in front



# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Machine
All Pokémon who can learn TMs can learn Wide Slash.
Some Pokémon who cannot usually learn TMs can learn this TM, and are marked by ✔.
Pokémon who cannot are marked by ✘.
010   Caterpie
  Bug Bug
011   Metapod
  Bug Bug
013   Weedle
Bug Bug
014   Kakuna
Bug Bug
129   Magikarp
  Water 2 Dragon
132   Ditto
  Ditto Ditto
201   Unown
  No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
202   Wobbuffet
  Amorphous Amorphous
235   Smeargle
  Field Field
265   Wurmple
  Bug Bug
266   Silcoon
  Bug Bug
268   Cascoon
  Bug Bug
360   Wynaut
  No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
374   Beldum
Mineral Mineral
401   Kricketot
  Bug Bug
412   Burmy
  Bug Bug
415   Combee
Bug Bug
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 generations


In other languages

Language Title
  French Faucheuse
  German Drei-Streich
  Italian Taglionetto
  Korean 수평베기 Supyeongbegi
  Spanish Sablazo

  This article is part of Project Moves and Abilities, a Bulbapedia project that aims to write comprehensive articles on two related aspects of the Pokémon games.