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
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
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
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
Eviolite, Icy Rock
Macho Brace, Rocky Helmet
All Power items
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
Pokémon that learn Fling