Fake Out
Type  Normal
Category  Physical
Power  40
Accuracy  100%
PP  10 (max. 16)
Priority  +3
An attack that hits first and makes the target flinch. It only works the first turn the user is in battle.
  • Makes contact
  • Affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Affected by Mirror Move
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Foe Foe
Self Ally
May affect anyone but the user

Fake Out is an offensive Normal-type move. It has increased priority and always makes the target flinch unless the target has Inner Focus or Shield Dust. However, Fake Out fails unless it is used on the first the user enters the battle.

Pokémon that learn Fake Out

By leveling up

Pokémon Type Level
#038 Icon038 Lombre Water Grass 16
#077 Icon077 Sableye Dark Ghost 18

Via Prior Evolution

Dex no. Pokémon Type
#039 Icon039 Ludicolo
Water Grass

Through Breeding

Pokémon Type Father
#126 Icon126 Jackdeary Fairy Fighting
#127 Icon127 Winotinger Fairy Fighting
#150 Icon150 Alpico Ice Fairy
#151 Icon151 Anderind Ice Ground

Moves with a priority of 3
EndureFake OutWide GuardQuick Guard