Dragon Ascent
ORAS Dragon Ascent 3
(ガリョウテンセイ」 Finishing Touch)
Generation: VI
Battle Data
Type: Type Flying
Category Type Physical
Power: 120
Accuracy: 100%
PP: 5*
Affects: Selected target
Secondary Effect: lowers defense and special defense of user by 1
Priority: 0
Contact: Yes
Affected by
Magic Coat: No
Bright Powder: No
Protect/Detect: Yes
Snatch: No
King's Rock: No
Contest Data
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: [[File:Type_{{{contesttype}}}.gif|{{{contesttype}}}]]
Appeal: 1
Jam: 1
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Dragon Ascent is a Flying-type move introduced in Generation VI. It is the signature move of Rayquaza.


In battle

If Rayquaza knows this move, it can Mega Evolve at any time, and doesn't need a corresponding Mega Stone. Using the move lowers the Defense and Special Defense of the user by 1.


Generation VI

By Move Tutor

By Leveling Up
Pokémon Type Level
384M Rayquaza Rayquaza Dragon/Flying
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.


  • Zinnia replaces the Rayquaza's move Fly in the delta episode for Dragon Ascent, while Fly is a HM.
    • HMS aren't normally able to be replaced by other moves in this way.


Pokémon: XY

Spin-off anime

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