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==Trivia==
 
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* Sludge is one of the only moves that only Pokémon of its type (with no secondary type) can learn. All Pokémon that learn Sludge are pure Poison-types.
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* Sludge is one of very few moves that only Pokémon of its type (with no secondary type) can learn. All Pokémon that learn Sludge are pure Poison-types.
   
 
==In other languages==
 
==In other languages==

Revision as of 11:56, 16 May 2009

Sludge
ヘドロこうげき Sludge Stream
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Type  Poison
Category  Special
PP  20 (max. 32)
Power  65
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
  • Does not make contact
  • Affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone but the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation I
Condition  Tough
Appeal  1
Jam  4 ♥♥♥♥
Badly startles the Pokémon in front.
Condition  Tough
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Earn +2 if the Pokémon performs last in the turn.
Condition  Tough
Appeal  0  
Jamming  0  

Sludge (Japanese: ヘドロこうげき Sludge Stream) is a damage-dealing Template:Type2 move introduced in Generation I.

Effect

Generation I

Sludge does damage and has a 29.7% chance of poisoning the target. Sludge cannot poison a target that has a Substitute or already has a major status ailment.

Generation II and on

Same as Generation I, though with a 30% chance of poisoning non-Template:Type2s instead.

In the anime

Pokémon

Koffing: Koffing spews sludge at its opponent.

Horsea: Horsea squirts sludge from its mouth.

Learnset

Generation I

By leveling up

#   Pokémon Type Level
088 088 Grimer Poison 37
089 089 Muk Poison --
37
109 109 Koffing Poison 32
110 110 Weezing Poison --
32
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

Generation II

By leveling up

#   Pokémon Type Level
088 088 Grimer Poison 16
089 089 Muk Poison 45
109 109 Koffing Poison 21
110 110 Weezing Poison 21
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

Generation III

By leveling up

#   Pokémon Type Level
088 088 Grimer Poison 13
089 089 Muk Poison 13
109 109 Koffing Poison 21
110 110 Weezing Poison 21
316 316 Gulpin Poison 14
317 317 Swalot Poison --
14
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

Generation IV

By leveling up

#   Pokémon Type Level
088 088 Grimer Poison 20
089 089 Muk Poison 20
109 109 Koffing Poison 24
110 110 Weezing Poison 24
316 316 Gulpin Poison 14
317 317 Swalot Poison --
14
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

Trivia

  • Sludge is one of very few moves that only Pokémon of its type (with no secondary type) can learn. All Pokémon that learn Sludge are pure Poison-types.

In other languages

  • French: Détritus
  • German: Schlammbad
  • Italian: Fango
  • Norwegian: Gjørmeangrep ("Mud Attack")
  • Spanish: Residuos


Variations of the move Aurora Beam
Physical SparkLow Sweep
Special Aurora BeamBubble BeamSludgePsybeamChatter


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