Diamond Claw
Diamond Claw Animation
Type  Rock
Category  Physical
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  75
Accuracy  100%
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  • Affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat or Magic Bounce
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Affected by King's Rock
Foe Foe
Self Ally
May affect anyone but the user
  • Not a TM, HM or Move Tutor move.

Diamond Claw is a Rock-type move. It is an Original Solar Light & Lunar Dark. It is the Signature move of Leonite.


Diamond Claw has a 50% chance to raise the user's Defense.


The target is raked with claws as hard as diamond. Inflicts damage, that raises the user's Defence moves.


In Gen VI a move called Diamond Storm is a damaging move, its has the same category as Diamond Claw, has higher PP than Diamond Storm and has a 50% chance of raising the user's Defense.

Diamond Storm does 20 more damage than Diamond Claw.

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