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Sludge (Japanese: ヘドロこうげき Sludge Attack) is a damage-dealing Poison-type move introduced in Generation I.
Sludge does damage and has a 30% chance of poisoning the target.
|| A Poison-type attack. Has a fifty-fifty chance of poisoning the target.
|| A Poison-type attack. Has a one-in-three chance of poisoning the target.
|| An attack that may poison the foe.
|| Sludge is hurled to inflict damage. May also poison.
|| Toxic sludge is hurled at the foe. It may poison the target.
|| Unsanitary sludge is hurled at the foe. It may also poison the target.
|| Unsanitary sludge is hurled at the target. It may also poison the target.
In the anime
In the manga
In the Pokémon Adventures manga
In other generations
- All of the Pokémon to learn this move by leveling up are pure Poison-type Pokémon and are a part of a two-stage evolutionary line.
- The description in Pokémon Stadium erroneously states that the move has a "fifty-fifty chance" of poisoning the target.
In other languages