Wildbolt Storm (move)

Wildbolt Storm
かみなりあらし Thunderous Storm
Wildbolt Storm IX.png
Wildbolt Storm IX 2.png
Type  Electric
Category  Special
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  100
Accuracy  80%
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Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
Affects all adjacent foes, but not allies
Introduced  Generation VIII
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Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
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Wildbolt Storm (Japanese: かみなりあらし Thunderous Storm) is a damage-dealing Electric-type move introduced in Pokémon Legends: Arceus. It is the signature move of Thundurus.


Generation VIII

Wildbolt Storm inflicts damage and has a 30% chance of paralyzing the target.

Category  Special
PP  5
Agile Strong
Power  95  75  115
Accuracy  80%  80%  90%
Action speed modifier
Self  0  0  +5
Target  0  +3  0
Additional effect
Chance  30%  30%  50%
Turns  3  2  4
   ?  ?
Inflicts the target with paralysis

Generation IX

Wildbolt Storm's PP and power were changed to 10 and 100, respectively.

In a battle with multiple opponents, Wildbolt Storm will target all adjacent opponents. It has a 20% chance of paralyzing each target.


Games Description
LA The user summons a thunderous tempest and savagely attacks with lightning and wind. This may also leave the target with paralysis.
SV The user summons a thunderous tempest and savagely attacks with lightning and wind. This may also leave opposing Pokémon with paralysis.


By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
642   Thundurus
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 52LA 75
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

Core series games

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 鳴雷風暴 Mìhnglèuih Fūngbouh
Mandarin 鳴雷風暴 / 鸣雷风暴 Míngléi Fēngbào
  French Typhon Fulgurant
  German Donnerorkan
  Italian Tempesta Tonante
  Korean 번개폭풍 Beon-gaepokpung
  Spanish Electormenta

Variations of the move Springtide Storm
  Springtide StormBleakwind StormWildbolt StormSandsear Storm

  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.