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Soak (move)

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This article is about the move Soak. For the Field Move in Pokémon Ranger games, see Field Move.

Soak
みずびたし Waterlog
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Type  Water
Category  Status
PP  20 (max. 32)
Power  —
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 adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation V
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
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Appeal  0  
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Jamming  0  

Soak (Japanese: みずびたし Waterlog) is a non-damaging Water-type move introduced in Generation V.

Effect

Soak changes the target's type to Water; the effect lasts until the target switches out. Soak does not affect Pokémon with the Ability Multitype. Soak fails if used on a Substitute.

Description

Games Description
BW The user shoots a torrent of water at the target and changes the target's type to Water.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
I II III IV V VI
054 Psyduck Psyduck Water Water 35 36 '
055 Golduck Golduck Water Water 37 38 '
118 Goldeen Goldeen Water Water 51 '
119 Seaking Seaking Water Water 63 '
223 Remoraid Remoraid Water Water 49 50 '
224 Octillery Octillery Water Water 61 64 '
279 Pelipper Pelipper Water Flying -- '
456 Finneon Finneon Water Water 54 '
457 Lumineon Lumineon Water Water 66 '
550 Basculin Basculin Water Water 32 '
594 Alomomola Alomomola Water Water 33 '
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By breeding

# Pokémon Type Father
II III IV V VI
298 Azurill Azurill Normal Normal PsyduckGolduckRemoraidOctillery Alomomola
320 Wailmer Wailmer Water Water GoldeenSeakingRemoraidOctillery FinneonLumineonBasculinAlomomola
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Trivia

  • Azurill is the only non-Water-type Pokémon to learn this move; however, its evolutions are Water-type.
  • Pelipper is the only dual-type Pokémon able to learn Soak.
  • Soak is the only move that changes the type of a Pokémon other than the user.

In other languages

Language Title
France Flag.png French Détrempage
Germany Flag.png German Überflutung
Italy Flag.png Italian Inondazione
South Korea Flag.png Korean 물붓기 Moolbootgi
Spain Flag.png Spanish Anegar


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