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Steamroller (move)

Move data

Type Bug
Category Physical
Power 65
Accuracy 100
PP 20 (max. 32)
Makes contact? Yes
Introduced Generation 5

Effects

Steamroller deals damage and has a 30% chance of causing the target to flinch (if the target has not yet moved).

Pokémon with the ability Inner Focus or those behind a Substitute cannot be made to flinch.

If the target has used Minimize, Steamroller ignores accuracy and deals double damage.

Changes

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Buginium Z and uses its Z-Power, Steamroller turns into Savage Spin-Out and has base power 120.

Details and added effects for the Pokémon attack ‘Steamroller’, including all the Pokémon that can learn it.

Steamroller (move)

Steamroller (Japanese: ハードローラー Hard Roller) is a damage-dealing Bug-type move introduced in Generation V.

Contents

  • 1 Effect
    • 1.1 Generation V
    • 1.2 Generations VI and VII
    • 1.3 Generation VIII
  • 2 Description
  • 3 Learnset
    • 3.1 By leveling up
  • 4 In other games
    • 4.1 Description
  • 5 In the anime
  • 6 In the manga
    • 6.1 In the Pokémon Adventures manga
  • 7 In other generations
  • 8 In other languages

Effect

Generation V

Steamroller inflicts damage and has a 30% chance of causing the target to flinch. Steamroller cannot make a target with a substitute flinch.

If the target has used Minimize, Steamroller deals double its regular damage.

Generations VI and VII

If the target has used Minimize, Steamroller now bypasses accuracy checks to always hit, unless the target is in the semi-invulnerable turn of a move such as Dig or Fly.

Generation VIII

Steamroller cannot be selected in a battle.

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