Tail Glow
Tail Glow
Type  Bug
Category  Status
PP  20 (max. 32)
Power  --
Accuracy  --%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
  • Does not make contact
  • Not affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat or Magic Bounce
  • Affected by Snatch
  • Not affected by Mirror Move
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Foe Foe
Self Ally
Affects the user
  • Not a TM, HM or Move Tutor move.

Tail Glow (Japanese: ほたるび Firefly Light) is a non-damaging Bug-type move.

Effect Edit

Tail Glow increases the user's Special Attack by three stages.

Description Edit

The user flashes a light that sharply raises its Sp. Atk stat.


By leveling upEdit

# Pokémon Type Egg Group Level
#018 018MS Larvades BugIC Big Bug Bug 20
#019 019MS Proboskito BugIC Big
ElectricIC Big
Bug Bug 65
#044 044MS Pixila BugIC Big
FairyIC Big
Fairy Bug 34
#045 045MS Fairileon BugIC Big
FairyIC Big
Fairy Bug 34
#048 048MS Ribbizap ElectricIC Big Water 1 Water 1 66
#229 229MS Venowatt ElectricIC Big
PoisonIC Big
Bug Bug 68
#248 248MS Jewipede BugIC Big
NormalIC Big
Undiscovered Undiscovered 45
#356 356MS Ormite RockIC Big
ElectricIC Big
Mineral Amorphous 39
#357 357MS Viristal RockIC Big
ElectricIC Big
Mineral Amorphous 41
  • Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
  • Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.