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

By leveling up

Via TM

Dex no. Pokémon Type
#032 Icon032 Mankey
Fighting Fighting
#033 Icon033 Primeape
Fighting Fighting
#034 Icon034 Empirilla
Fighting Fighting
#160 Icon160 Swabone
Ghost Fighting
#161 Icon161 Skelerogue
Ghost Fighting
#162 Icon162 Navighast
Ghost Fighting

TMs and HMs