Apple Acid (move)

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Apple Acid
りんごさん Malic Acid
Apple Acid VIII.png
Type  Grass
Category  Special
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  80
Accuracy  100%
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Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Introduced  Generation VIII
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Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
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Appeal  0  
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Jamming  0  

Apple Acid (Japanese: りんごさん Malic Acid) is a damage-dealing Grass-type move introduced in Generation VIII. It is the signature move of Appletun.


Apple Acid inflicts damage and lowers the target's Special Defense stat by one stage.


Games Description
SwShLA The user attacks the target with an acidic liquid created from tart apples. This also lowers the target's Sp. Def stat.
BDSP This move can’t be used. It’s recommended that this move is forgotten. Once forgotten, this move can’t be remembered.


By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
842 Appletun Appletun
GrassIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Grass Dragon 28SwSh
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 languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 蘋果酸 Pìhnggwósyūn
Mandarin 蘋果酸 / 苹果酸 Píngguǒsuān
The Czech Republic Flag.png Czech Jablečná Kyselina
France Flag.png French Acide Malique
Germany Flag.png German Apfelsäure
Italy Flag.png Italian Acido Malico
South Korea Flag.png Korean 사과산 Sagwasan
Spain Flag.png Spanish Ácido Málico

Variations of the move Lunge
PhysicalIC.png LungeFire LashDrum BeatingGrav Apple
SpecialIC.png Apple Acid

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