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X Speed
スピーダー
Speeder
X Speed
X Speed
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Introduced in Generation I
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The X Speed (Japanese: スピーダー Speeder) is a type of battle item introduced in Generation I. It temporarily boosts the Speed stat.

Contents

In the core series games

Price

Games Cost Sell price
RGBY/RBY
GSC
RSEFRLG
DPPtHGSS
BWB2W2
XYORAS
PokémonDollar.png350 PokémonDollar.png175
SMUSUM PokémonDollar.png1,000 PokémonDollar.png500
PE PokémonDollar.png350 PokémonDollar.png175

Effect

Generations I to VI

Raises the Speed of a Pokémon currently in battle by 1 level. From Generation II onward, it also increases the Pokémon's friendship a little.

Generation VII

Raises the Speed of a Pokémon currently in battle by 2 levels. It also increases the Pokémon's friendship a little.

Description

Games Description
Stad Temporarily increases Speed for one battle.
GSC Raises Speed. (1 BTL)
RSE Raises the stat Speed during one battle.
FRLG Raises the Speed stat of Pokémon in battle. Wears off if the Pokémon is withdrawn.
Colo.XD Raises the stat Speed during one battle.
DPPtHGSS
BWB2W2
An item that raises the Speed stat of a Pokémon in battle. It wears off if the Pokémon is withdrawn.
XYORAS An item that boosts the Speed stat of a Pokémon during a battle. It wears off once the Pokémon is withdrawn.
SMUSUMPE An item that sharply boosts the Speed stat of a Pokémon during a battle. It wears off once the Pokémon is withdrawn.

Acquisition

Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
RBY/RGBY Celadon Department Store
GSC Burned TowerGS, Route 46C Violet Poké Mart, Goldenrod Department Store, Celadon Department Store
RSE Mauville City Petalburg, Rustboro, Mauville, Fallarbor, Lavaridge Poké Marts, Lilycove Department Store
FRLG Rocket Hideout Celadon Department Store
Colo. Phenac Poké Mart
XD Pyrite Poké Mart
DPPt Route 208DP, Team Galactic Eterna BuildingPt Veilstone Department Store
HGSS Route 46, Union Cave Goldenrod Department Store, Celadon Department Store
PW Suburban Area
BW Striaton City Nacrene City, Shopping Mall Nine
B2W2 Floccesy Town Nacrene City, Shopping Mall Nine
Join Avenue (Market)
XY Route 6, Cyllage City, Dendemille Town Santalune City Poké Mart
ORAS Mauville City Slateport City Poké Mart, Lilycove Department Store (Level 3)
SMUSUM Routes 2USUM and 6, Malie City Route 2, Route 5USUM, Route 8, and Hau'oli Poké Marts
Festival Plaza (Battle Store)
PE Route 8, Team Rocket Hideout, Seafoam Islands All Poké Marts (after obtaining 1 Badge), Celadon Department Store

Wonder Launcher

Bag X Speed WL Sprite.png Bag X Speed 2 Sprite.png Bag X Speed 3 Sprite.png Bag X Speed 6 Sprite.png The X Speed appears as four Wonder Launcher items, increasing the Speed stat by 1, 2, 3 or 6 levels. It costs 3, 5, 7, or 11 points to use respectively.

In the spin-off games

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Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS/Wii U

X Speed (along with X Attack and X Defense) appears in Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS/Wii U as equipment that any of the five playable Pokémon can use. X Speed raises the holder's Speed while lowering Attack. While it will occasionally come with a special effect, the ones without effects come in three rarities: normal, Threefold, and Sixfold.

Pokémon Rumble World

After rescuing a distressed Mii in an area, he or she will occasionally use X Speeds (along with X Attacks, X Defenses, or potions). What they give out is chosen randomly upon being rescued. The X Speed boosts the Speed stat for some time.

In the anime

A Wonder Launcher X Speed in the anime

In Movie Time! Zorua in "The Legend of the Pokémon Knight"!, a Wonder Launcher X Speed appeared as part of a movie named Wonder Fighters the Movie Part 24: The Mystery of the Wonder Launcher. In the clip in the advertisement Ash, Iris, and Cilan saw, two Trainers battled using a Golurk and an Escavalier and used the Wonder Launchers to power up their Pokémon, with the Wonder Fighter's opponent using an X Speed on his Escavalier.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 速度強化 Chūkdouh Kèuhngfa *
加速器 Gāchūkhei *
Mandarin 速度強化 / 速度强化 Sùdù Qiánghuà
France Flag.png French Vitesse +
Germany Flag.png German X-Tempo
Italy Flag.png Italian Velocità X
South Korea Flag.png Korean 스피드업 Speed-Up
Portugal Flag.png Portuguese Velocidade X*
Spain Flag.png Spanish Velocidad X



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