Icicle Crash (move)

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Icicle Crash
つららおとし Icicle Drop
Icicle Crash.png
Type  Ice
Category  Physical
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  85
Accuracy  90%
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  • Does not make contact
  • Affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Introduced  Generation V
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Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
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Icicle Crash (Japanese: つららおとし Icicle Drop) is a damage-dealing Ice-type move introduced in Generation V.


Icicle Crash inflicts damage and has a 30% chance of causing the target to flinch.


Games Description
Conq The user attacks by harshly dropping an icicle onto the target. It may also make the target flinch.


By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
091 Cloyster Cloyster Water Ice 52 ''''
614 Beartic Beartic Ice Ice 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 Type Father
220 Swinub Swinub Ice Ground Beartic
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.

In the anime

None.png Georgia Beartic Icicle Crash 1.png Georgia Beartic Icicle Crash 2.png None.png
Beartic Being hit
The user blends and fires icicles that drop on to the opponent.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
614 Beartic Beartic takes in a deep breath and releases a wind with light blue sparkles in it from its mouth into the air. Then, small clumps of ice form in the wind and grow longer and larger, forming into sharp icicles. The icicles then rain down over the opponent.
Georgia's Beartic Iris and Excadrill Against the Dragon Buster! Debut
Brycen's Beartic Guarding the Guardian of the Mountain! None

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga


Icicle Crash's index number is 556, giving it the highest index number of any move that is not a signature move. Infact, the closest non-signature move by index number is Hurricane* with the index number of 542.

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 掉落冰柱 Diàoluò Bīngzhù
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch IJspegel Kogel
France Flag.png French Chute Glace
Germany Flag.png German Eiszapfhagel
Italy Flag.png Italian Scagliagelo
South Korea Flag.png Korean 고드름떨구기 Godureum Thulgoogi
Poland Flag.png Polish Atak Sopli
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Estaca de Gelo
Spanish CELAC Flag.png Latin America Carámbano
Spain Flag.png Spain Chuzos

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