Needle Arm
Type  Grass
Category  Physical
PP  15 (max. 24)
Power  65
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}[[Category:Moves with {{{priority}}} priority]]
  • Makes contact
  • Affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat or Magic Bounce
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Foe Foe
Self Ally
May affect anyone but the user
  • Not a TM, HM or Move Tutor move.
The user attacks by wildly swinging its thorny arms. This may also make the target flinch.


Needle Arm inflicts damage and has a 30% chance of causing the target to flinch. In Generation III only, Needle Arm will deal double the damage if its target had previously used Minimize.

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