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Zap Cannon
Zap Cannon
(でんじほう Electromagnetic Cannon)
Generation: II
Battle Data
Type: Type Electric
Category Type Special
Power: 120
Accuracy: 50%
PP: 5*
Affects: Selected target
Secondary Effect: Paralysis
Priority: 0
Contact: No
Affected by
Magic Coat: No
BrightPowder: Yes
Protect/Detect: Yes
Snatch: No
King's Rock: No
Contest Data
Contests (RSE)
Type: Type Cool
Appeal: 4 ♥♥♥♥
Jam: 0
Super Contests (DPPt)
Type: Type Cool
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: Type Cool
Appeal: 1
Jam: 1

Zap Cannon is a damaging Electric-type move that is capable of immediately paralyzing the foe if it hits, but it only has 50% accuracy. It is one of nine elemental moves that do the same damage, 120 HP, consisting of Fire Blast, Hydro Pump, Gunk Shot, Focus Blast, Blizzard, Zap Cannon, Power Whip, Hurricane and Megahorn.  


In Battle

The user fires an electric blast like a cannon to inflict damage and cause paralysis.


A highly appealing move.

Super Contests

Earn +2 if the Judge's voltage goes up.


Zap Cannon depicted in the manga
Wally's Magnezone Zap Cannon
Wally's Magnezone using Zap Cannon

Zap Cannon depicted in the anime
Satsuki Jolteon Zap Cannon
Satsuki's Jolteon using Zap Cannon
Anabel Espeon Zap Cannon
Anabel's Espeon using Zap Cannon
Brandon Regis Zap and Flash Cannon
Brandon's Registeel using Zap Cannon
Belmondo Magnezone Zap Cannon
Belmondo's Magnezone using Zap Cannon

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