Type  Dark
Category  Physical
Power  Varies
Accuracy  100%
PP  10 (max. 16)
Priority  {{{priority}}}
The user flings its held item at the target to attack. Its power and effects depend on the item.
  • Does not make contact
  • Affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Affected by King's Rock
Foe Foe
Self Ally
May affect anyone but the user

*Fling consumes the item, even if the foe has protected themselves

Fling is an offensive Dark-type move. It is TM56, located outside of the Amatree Gym in versions 1.0.2 and beyond.

Base Power of Items

Power Items
10 Any berry, any Choice Item, Destiny Knot, Expert Belt, Focus Band, Focus Sash, Leftovers, Silk Scarf, Silver Powder, Smooth Rock, Soothe Bell, Wide Lens, Zoom Lens
30 Any medicine, any shard, any valuable, any X-item, Yellow Flute, Amulet Coin, Binding Band, Charcoal, Escape Rope, Everstone, Exp. Share, Fire Stone, Lucky Egg, Magnet, Miracle Seed, Moon Stone, Mystic Water, NeverMeltIce, Poké Doll, Scope Lens, Shell Bell, Smoke Ball, Sun Stone, Thunder Stone, Water Stone
40 Eviolite, Icy Rock
60 Macho Brace, Rocky Helmet
70 All Power items
100 All fossils, Hard Stone

Choice Band will boost the power of Fling. Expert Belt boosts the power of Fling if the attack is super effective. Life Orb boosts the power of Fling but does not reduce the user's HP. If the user hits its opponent with a Berry, the effect of the Berry will be activated.

Items with additional effects

Item Base Power and effect
Bag Poison Barb Sprite Poison Barb 70, causes poison
Bag Razor Fang Sprite Razor Fang 30, causes flinching
Bag King's Rock Sprite King's Rock 30 causes flinching
Bag Toxic Orb Sprite Toxic Orb 30, badly poisons
Bag Flame Orb Sprite Flame Orb 30, burns

Pokémon that learn Fling

Via TM

Dex no. Pokémon Type
#014 Icon014 Nimflora
Bug Fairy
#026 Icon026 Blubelrog
Water Poison
#030 Icon030 Felunge
Normal Normal
#031 Icon031 Feliger
Normal Normal
#032 Icon032 Mankey
Fighting Fighting
#033 Icon033 Primeape
Fighting Fighting
#034 Icon034 Empirilla
Fighting Fighting
#037 Icon037 Lotad
Water Grass
#038 Icon038 Lombre
Water Grass
#039 Icon039 Ludicolo
Water Grass
#046 Icon046 Tancoon
Dark Normal
#047 Icon047 Tanscure
Dark Normal
#053 Icon053 Jerbolta
Ground Electric
#061 Icon061 Baaschaf
Dark Fighting
#062 Icon062 Baariette
Dark Fighting
#068 Icon068 Herolune
Ground Fighting
#069 Icon069 Minyan
Dark Poison
#070 Icon070 Vilucard
Dark Poison
#073 Icon073 Modrille
Ground Dark
#074 Icon074 Drilgann
Ground Dark
#075 Icon075 Gligar
Ground Flying
#076 Icon076 Gliscor
Ground Flying
#077 Icon077 Sableye
Dark Ghost
#083 Icon083 Tubjaw
Water Dark
#084 Icon084 Tubareel
Water Dark
#090 Icon090 Cottonee
Grass Fairy
#091 Icon091 Whimsicott
Grass Fairy
#094 Icon094 Barand
Dragon Dragon
#099 Icon099 Paraudio
Normal Psychic
#100 Icon100 Paraboom
Normal Psychic
#105 Icon105 Tikiki
Grass Grass
#106 Icon106 Frikitiki
Grass Fire
#108 Icon108 Harptera
Bug Flying
#112 Icon112 Tracton
Dragon Steel
#114 Icon114 Dermafrost
Ice Rock
#115 Icon115 Slothohm
Electric Rock
#116 Icon116 Theriamp
Electric Rock
#118 Icon118 Frynai
Water Steel
#119 Icon119 Saidine
Water Steel
#120 Icon120 Daikatuna
Water Steel
#126 Icon126 Jackdeary
Fairy Fighting
#127 Icon127 Winotinger
Fairy Fighting
#145 Icon145 Chupacho
Poison Poison
#146 Icon146 Luchabra
Poison Fighting
#147 Icon147 Linkite
Ghost Ghost
#148 Icon148 Chainite
Ghost Dark
#150 Icon150 Alpico
Ice Fairy
#151 Icon151 Anderind
Ice Ground
#160 Icon160 Swabone
Ghost Fighting
#161 Icon161 Skelerogue
Ghost Fighting
#162 Icon162 Navighast
Ghost Fighting
#164 Icon164 Jungore
Fighting Rock
#165 Icon165 Majungold
Fighting Rock
#187 Icon187 Devimp
Fire Dark
#188 Icon188 Fallengel
Fire Dark
#189 Icon189 Beliaddon
Fire Dark
#195 Icon195 Lanthan
Ground Steel
#196 Icon196 Actan
Dark Steel
#197 Icon197 Urayne
Nuclear Nuclear

TMs and HMs