Ice Hammer (move)

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Ice Hammer
アイスハンマー Ice Hammer
Ice Hammer IX.png
Ice Hammer IX 2.png
Type  Ice
Category  Physical
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  100
Accuracy  90%
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Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Introduced  Generation VII
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Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
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Ice Hammer (Japanese: アイスハンマー Ice Hammer) is a damage-dealing Ice-type move introduced in Generation VII. It is the signature move of Crabominable.


Generation VII

Ice Hammer inflicts damage and lowers the user's Speed by one stage.

Generation VIII

Ice Hammer cannot be selected in a battle.

Generation IX

Ice Hammer can be selected and functions as it did in Generation VII.


Games Description
SMUSUM The user swings and hits with its strong, heavy fist. It lowers the user's Speed, however.
SwShBDSPLA This move can't be used. It's recommended that this move is forgotten. Once forgotten, this move can't be remembered.
SV The user swings its strong, heavy fist at the target to inflict damage. This also lowers the user's Speed stat.


By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
740 Crabominable Crabominable
FightingIC Big.png
IceIC Big.png
Water 3 Water 3 37 37
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 Types Parent
Egg Groups
Egg Move
957 Tinkatink Tinkatink
FairyIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Fairy Fairy
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.

In other games

Pokémon Masters EX

Category Move Gauge MP Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Effect Tag Description Playable Users
Physical 4 194 232 90% An opponent Lowers the user's Speed by one stat rank. Hala & Crabominable

Past description

  • Prior to Version 2.10.0*: Lowers the user's Speed.

In other generations

Spin-off series games


  • Ice Hammer has the same description text as Hammer Arm. In Generation VII, its animation is similar to that of Hammer Arm, but with a blue arm instead of a red arm.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 冰錘 Bīngchèuih
Mandarin 冰錘 / 冰锤 Bīngchuí
France Flag.png French Marteau de Glace
Germany Flag.png German Eishammer
Italy Flag.png Italian Martelgelo
South Korea Flag.png Korean 아이스해머 Aiseuhaemeo
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Martelo de Gelo
Spain Flag.png Spanish Martillo Hielo

Variations of the move Hammer Arm
PhysicalIC HOME.png Hammer ArmIce Hammer

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