Poison Tail (move)

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Poison Tail
ポイズンテール Poison Tail
Type  Poison
Category  Physical
PP  25 (max. 40)
Power  50
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
Does not affect any Pokémon*
Introduced  [[Generation {{{gen}}}]]
Condition  Smart
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
Jam  0  
Worsens the condition of those that made appeals.
Condition  Smart
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Earn +2 if the Judge's Voltage goes up.
Condition  Smart
Appeal  0  
Jamming  0  

Poison Tail is a Poison-type move introduced in Generation III that deals a small amount of damage. May also poison the foe.

In the anime

File:Poison Tail Anime.jpg
Seviper using Poison Tail.

The unique characteristic of a Pokémon using Poison Tail is that its tail turns light purple, is a physical attack that may poison the opponent.


Seviper. The body part that uses the move is from the end of the purple ring in its tail to the tip of it. Seviper uses its long body to amplify the force of the move and the damage.


Generation III

By leveling up

Generation IV

By leveling up

By breeding

In other languages

  • Spanish: Cola Veneno

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