Acid Spray (move)

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Acid Spray
アシッドボム Acid Bomb
Acid Spray VIII.png
Acid Spray VIII 2.png
Type  Poison
Category  Special
PP  20 (max. 32)
Power  40
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
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  
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Condition  Beautiful
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Jamming  1
Badly startles Pokémon that used a move of the same type.

Acid Spray (Japanese: アシッドボム Acid Bomb) is a damage-dealing Poison-type move introduced in Generation V.

Effect

Acid Spray inflicts damage and lowers the target's Special Defense by two stages. It has no effect on Pokémon with the Bulletproof ability.

Generation VIII

Pokémon Legends: Arceus

Category  Special
PP  20
Agile Strong
Power  40  30  50
Accuracy  100%  100%  100%
Action speed modifier
Self  0  0  +5
Target  0  +3  0
Additional effect
Chance  50%  50%  100%
Turns  3  2  4
   ?  ?
May lowers the target's defensive stats

Description

Games Description
BWB2W2 The user spits fluid that works to melt the target. This harshly reduces the target's Sp. Def stat.
XYORAS
SMUSUM
SwShBDSP
The user spits fluid that works to melt the target. This harshly lowers the target's Sp. Def stat.
LA The user spits fluid that works to melt the target. This may also lower the target’s defensive stats.


Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII VIII
023 Ekans Ekans
PoisonIC Big.png Field Dragon 28 28 28SMUSUM 28BDSP
024 Arbok Arbok
PoisonIC Big.png Field Dragon 32 32 32SMUSUM 32BDSP
114 Tangela Tangela
GrassIC Big.png Grass Grass 15LA
072 Tentacool Tentacool
WaterIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Water 3 Water 3 26 26XY
22ORAS
22SMUSUM
073 Tentacruel Tentacruel
WaterIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Water 3 Water 3 26 26XY
22ORAS
22SMUSUM
088 Grimer Grimer
Alolan Form
PoisonIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous 15SMUSUM
089 Muk Muk
Alolan Form
PoisonIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous 15SMUSUM
223 Remoraid Remoraid
WaterIC Big.png Water 1 Water 2 6LA
224 Octillery Octillery
WaterIC Big.png Water 1 Water 2 6LA
316 Gulpin Gulpin
PoisonIC Big.png Amorphous Amorphous 34 34XY
17ORAS
17 17BDSP
317 Swalot Swalot
PoisonIC Big.png Amorphous Amorphous 38 38XY
17ORAS
17 17BDSP
434 Stunky Stunky
PoisonIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Field Field 32 32 19 9SwShBDSP
6LA
435 Skuntank Skuntank
PoisonIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Field Field 32 32 19 9SwShBDSP
6LA
455 Carnivine Carnivine
GrassIC Big.png Grass Grass 6LA
465 Tangrowth Tangrowth
GrassIC Big.png Grass Grass 15LA
568 Trubbish Trubbish
PoisonIC Big.png Mineral Mineral 12 12 12 6
569 Garbodor Garbodor
PoisonIC Big.png Mineral Mineral 12 12 12 1
588 Karrablast Karrablast
BugIC Big.png Bug Bug 16
589 Escavalier Escavalier
BugIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Bug Bug 16
603 Eelektrik Eelektrik
ElectricIC Big.png Amorphous Amorphous 49 49 49
617 Accelgor Accelgor
BugIC Big.png Bug Bug 1, 4 1, 4 1, 4 1
704 Goomy Goomy
DragonIC Big.png Dragon Dragon 6LA
705 Sliggoo Sliggoo
DragonIC Big.png Dragon Dragon 1, Evo.
705 Sliggoo Sliggoo
Hisuian Form
SteelIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Dragon Dragon 6LA
706 Goodra Goodra
DragonIC Big.png Dragon Dragon 1
706 Goodra Goodra
Hisuian Form
SteelIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Dragon Dragon 6LA
793 Nihilego Nihilego
RockIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 47 15
841 Flapple Flapple
GrassIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Grass Dragon 4
849 Toxtricity Toxtricity
Amped Form
ElectricIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Human-Like Human-Like 1
849 Toxtricity Toxtricity
Low Key Form
ElectricIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Human-Like Human-Like 1
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
II III IV V VI VII VIII
069 Bellsprout Bellsprout
GrassIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Grass Grass BDSP
088 Grimer Grimer
PoisonIC Big.png Amorphous Amorphous BDSP
194 Wooper Wooper
WaterIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Water 1 Field
211 Qwilfish Qwilfish
WaterIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Water 2 Water 2
223 Remoraid Remoraid
WaterIC Big.png Water 1 Water 2
455 Carnivine Carnivine
GrassIC Big.png Grass Grass USUM BDSP
559 Scraggy Scraggy
DarkIC Big.png
FightingIC Big.png
Field Dragon USUM
597 Ferroseed Ferroseed
GrassIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Grass Mineral
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Special move

Generation VII

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
069 Bellsprout Bellsprout
GrassIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Grass Grass Island Scan - Route 5SM
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 GO

In Pokémon GO, Acid Spray is a Charged Attack that has been available since March 19, 2019.

GO Poison.png Acid Spray
Charged Attack
Gyms & Raids
Power 20
Energy cost 50 50
Duration 3 seconds
Damage window 2.1 - 2.8 seconds
Acid Spray GO.png
Trainer Battles
Power 20
Energy cost 45 45
Secondary effect GO drop arrow.png 2 Opponent Defense
Effect chance 100%
Eligible Pokémon:
Standard eligibility
ArbokVictreebelTentacruelMukMukQuagsireQwilfishOctillerySwalotScraggyScraftyGarbodorEscavalierFerrothornEelektrossAccelgor
By Elite Charged TM
By GO Snapshot
Smeargle
As Shadow Pokémon
As Purified Pokémon
Formerly eligible
None

Updates

Trainer Battles
  • May 31, 2021
    • Energy cost: 50 → 45

Description

Games Description
MDGtI It damages an enemy. It also sharply lowers the enemy's Special Defense.
SMD
MDRTDX
It damages an enemy. It also sharply lowers the enemy's Sp. Def.


In the anime

None.png Garbodor Acid Spray.png Revengers Muk Acid Spray.png None.png
Garbodor Alolan Muk
The user spits fluid that works to melt the target.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
Garbodor Garbodor Garbodor fires multiple globs of orange acid from the pipes on its right hand at the opponent.
A wild Garbodor Lost at the League! Debut
Muk Muk Alolan Muk spits up a large drop of purple acid at the opponent.
The Revengers' Muk A Young Royal Flame Ignites! None


In the manga

Pokémon Adventures


In other generations

Spin-off series games

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 酸液炸彈 Syūnyihk Jadáan *
酸液爆彈 Syūnyihk Baaudáan *
Mandarin 酸液炸彈 / 酸液炸弹 Suānyì Zhàdàn / Suānyè Zhàdàn *
酸液爆彈 Suānyì Bàodàn *
France Flag.png French Bombe Acide
Germany Flag.png German Säurespeier
Italy Flag.png Italian Acidobomba
South Korea Flag.png Korean 애시드봄 Aesideubom
Portuguese Brazil Flag.png Brazil Spray Ácido (Pokémon GO, TCG, manga)
Bomba Ácida
Portugal Flag.png Portugal Bomba Ácida
Spain Flag.png Spanish Bomba Ácida
Thailand Flag.png Thai ระเบิดกรด
Turkey Flag.png Turkish Asit Püskürtme
Vietnam Flag.png Vietnamese Bom Axit



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