Astonish (move)

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Astonish
おどろかす Astonish
Astonish IX.png
Astonish IX 2.png
Type  Ghost
Category  Physical
PP  15 (max. 24)
Power  30
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
  • Makes contact
  • Affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Affected by Mirror Move
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation III
Condition  Smart
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Jam  3 ♥♥♥
Startles the Pokémon that appealed before the user.
Condition  Smart
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
A basic performance using a move known by the Pokémon.
Condition  Cute
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Jamming  3 ♥♥♥
Startles the last Pokémon to act before the user.

Astonish (Japanese: おどろかす Astonish) is a damage-dealing Ghost-type move introduced in Generation III.

Effect

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

In Generation III only, Astonish will deal double the damage if its target had previously used Minimize.

Generation VIII

Pokémon Legends: Arceus

Astonish's PP has been increased to 25, and it lower's the target's action speed.

Category  Physical
PP  25
Agile Strong
Power  30  20  40
Accuracy  100%  100%  100%
Action speed modifier
Self  0  0  +5
Target  +3  +5  +3
Additional effect
   ?  ?
   ?  ?
   ?  ?
None

Description

Games Description
RSE An attack that may shock the foe into flinching.
FRLG An attack using a startling shout. It also may make the foe flinch.
Colo.XD An attack that may shock the target into flinching.
DPPtHGSSPBR The user attacks the foe while shouting in a startling fashion. It may also make the target flinch.
BWB2W2 The user attacks the target while shouting in a startling fashion. It may also make the target flinch.
XYORAS
SMUSUM
SwShBDSP
The user attacks the target while shouting in a startling fashion. This may also make the target flinch.
LA The user attacks the target while crying out in a startling fashion.
SV The user attacks the target by crying out in a startling fashion. This may also make the target flinch.


Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
0041 Zubat PoisonIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Flying 11RSE
6FRLG
9 9BW
8B2W2
8XY
7ORAS
7 5 5 -
0042 Golbat PoisonIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Flying 1, 11RSE
1, 6FRLG
1, 9 1, 9BW
1, 8B2W2
1, 8XY
1, 7ORAS
1, 7 1 1 -
0050 Diglett GroundIC Big.png Field Field - 7 7 7 7 8 8 8
0050 Diglett
Diglett
Alolan Form
GroundIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Field Field 7 8 8
0051 Dugtrio GroundIC Big.png Field Field - 7 7 7 7 1 1 1
0051 Dugtrio
Dugtrio
Alolan Form
GroundIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Field Field 7 1 1
0092 Gastly GhostIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous - - - - - - - 1 -
0093 Haunter GhostIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous - - - - - - - 1 -
0094 Gengar GhostIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous - - - - - - - 1 -
0169 Crobat PoisonIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Flying 1, 11RSE
1, 6FRLG
1, 9 1, 9BW
1, 8B2W2
1, 8XY
1, 7ORAS
1, 7 1 1 -
0190 Aipom NormalIC Big.png Field Field 13 8 8 8 8 8 - 8
0198 Murkrow DarkIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Flying 9 1 1 1 1 1 - 1
0200 Misdreavus GhostIC Big.png Amorphous Amorphous 11 10 10 10 10 10 - 10
0203 Girafarig NormalIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Field Field 7 1 1 1 1 1 1
0222 Corsola
Corsola
Galarian Form
GhostIC Big.png Water 1 Water 3 5
0234 Stantler NormalIC Big.png Field Field 13RSE
11FRLG
7 7 7 7 7 - 7
0270 Lotad WaterIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Water 1 Grass 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
0271 Lombre WaterIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Water 1 Grass 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
0272 Ludicolo WaterIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Water 1 Grass 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Rem.
0273 Seedot GrassIC Big.png Field Grass - - - - - 6 6 6
0274 Nuzleaf GrassIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Field Grass - - - - - 1 1 1
0275 Shiftry GrassIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Field Grass - - - - - 1 1 Rem.
0293 Whismur NormalIC Big.png Monster Field 11 11 11 11XY
8ORAS
8 1 1
0294 Loudred NormalIC Big.png Monster Field 1, 11 1, 11 1, 11 1, 11XY
1, 9ORAS
1, 9 1 1
0295 Exploud NormalIC Big.png Monster Field 1, 11 1, 11 1, 11 1, 11XY
1, 9ORAS
1, 9 1 1
0302 Sableye DarkIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Human-Like Human-Like 13 11 11 11XY
9ORAS
9 3 3 3
0303 Mawile SteelIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Field Fairy 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
0320 Wailmer WaterIC Big.png Field Water 2 23 17 17 17XY
16ORAS
16 6 6
0321 Wailord WaterIC Big.png Field Water 2 23 17 17 17XY
16ORAS
16 1 1
0328 Trapinch GroundIC Big.png Bug Dragon - - - - - 1 1 1
0329 Vibrava GroundIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Bug Dragon - - - - - 1 1 Rem.
0330 Flygon GroundIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Bug Dragon - - - - - 1 1 Rem.
0333 Swablu NormalIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Dragon 8 5 5BW
4B2W2
4XY
3ORAS
3 - - -
0334 Altaria DragonIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Dragon 1, 8 1, 5 1, 5BW
1, 4B2W2
1, 4XY
1, 3ORAS
1, 3 - - -
0345 Lileep RockIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Water 3 Water 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
0346 Cradily RockIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Water 3 Water 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
0352 Kecleon NormalIC Big.png Field Field 1 1 1 1 1 1
0353 Shuppet GhostIC Big.png Amorphous Amorphous - - - - - - - 1
0355 Duskull GhostIC Big.png Amorphous Amorphous 16 14 14 14XY
9ORAS
9 1 1 - 1
0356 Dusclops GhostIC Big.png Amorphous Amorphous 16 14 14 14XY
1, 9ORAS
1, 9 1 1 - 1
0358 Chimecho PsychicIC Big.png Amorphous Amorphous 9 9 9 9XY
1, 7ORAS
1, 7 1, 7 - 1
0361 Snorunt IceIC Big.png Fairy Mineral - - - - - 1 1 - 1
0362 Glalie IceIC Big.png Fairy Mineral - - - - - 1 1 - 1
0424 Ambipom NormalIC Big.png Field Field 1, 8 1, 8 1, 8 1, 8 1, 8 - 1
0425 Drifloon GhostIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous 6 6BW
4B2W2
4 4 1 1 9 1
0426 Drifblim GhostIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous 1, 6 1, 6BW
1, 4B2W2
1, 4 1, 4 1 1 9 1
0429 Mismagius GhostIC Big.png Amorphous Amorphous 1 1 1 1 1 - 1
0430 Honchkrow DarkIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Flying 1 1 1 1 1 - 1
0433 Chingling PsychicIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 9 9 9XY
7ORAS
7 7 - 1
0453 Croagunk PoisonIC Big.png
FightingIC Big.png
Human-Like Human-Like 1 1 1 1 4 4 - 4
0454 Toxicroak PoisonIC Big.png
FightingIC Big.png
Human-Like Human-Like 1 1 1 1 1 1 - 1
0477 Dusknoir GhostIC Big.png Amorphous Amorphous 14 14 14XY
1, 9ORAS
1, 9 1 1 - 1
0478 Froslass IceIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Fairy Mineral 1, 10 1, 10 1, 10XY
19ORAS
19 1 1 - 1
0479 Rotom
Rotom
All available forms
ElectricIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous 1 1 1 1 1 1 - 1
0562 Yamask GhostIC Big.png Mineral Amorphous 1 1 1 1
0562 Yamask
Yamask
Galarian Form
GroundIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Mineral Amorphous 1
0563 Cofagrigus GhostIC Big.png Mineral Amorphous 1 1 1 1
0582 Vanillite IceIC Big.png Mineral Mineral 7 7 7 1
0583 Vanillish IceIC Big.png Mineral Mineral 1, 7 1, 7 1, 7 1
0584 Vanilluxe IceIC Big.png Mineral Mineral 1, 7 1, 7 1, 7 1
0590 Foongus GrassIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Grass Grass 8 8 8 1 1
0591 Amoonguss GrassIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Grass Grass 1, 8 1, 8 1, 8 1 1
0607 Litwick GhostIC Big.png
FireIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous 1 1 1 1 1
0608 Lampent GhostIC Big.png
FireIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous 1 1 1 1 1
0609 Chandelure GhostIC Big.png
FireIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous - - - 1 1
0622 Golett GroundIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral 1 1 1 1 1
0623 Golurk GroundIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral 1 1 1 1 1
0641 Tornadus
Tornadus
All available forms
FlyingIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 1 1 1 1 1
0642 Thundurus
Thundurus
All available forms
ElectricIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 1 1 1 1 1
0707 Klefki SteelIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral 8 8 1 1
0708 Phantump GhostIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Grass Amorphous 5 5 1 1
0709 Trevenant GhostIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Grass Amorphous 5 1, 5 1 1
0710 Pumpkaboo
Pumpkaboo
All forms
GhostIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous 1 1 1
0711 Gourgeist
Gourgeist
All forms
GhostIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous 1 1 1
0720 Hoopa
Hoopa
All forms
PsychicIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 6 6 6
0722 Rowlet GrassIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Flying 11 6 6
0723 Dartrix GrassIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Flying 11 1 1
0724 Decidueye GrassIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Flying Flying 11 1 1
0755 Morelull GrassIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Grass Grass 4 1
0756 Shiinotic GrassIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Grass Grass 1, 4 1
0769 Sandygast GhostIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous 5 5 5
0770 Palossand GhostIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous 1, 5 1 1
0778 Mimikyu GhostIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous 1 1 1
0779 Bruxish WaterIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Water 2 Water 2 4 4
0781 Dhelmise GhostIC Big.png
GrassIC Big.png
Mineral Mineral 1 4
0786 Tapu Lele PsychicIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 1 1
0806 Blacephalon FireIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 1USUM 1
0840 Applin GrassIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Grass Dragon 1 1
0841 Flapple GrassIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Grass Dragon 1 1
0842 Appletun GrassIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Grass Dragon 1 1
0854 Sinistea
Sinistea
All forms
GhostIC Big.png Mineral Amorphous 1 1
0855 Polteageist
Polteageist
All forms
GhostIC Big.png Mineral Amorphous 1 1
0864 Cursola GhostIC Big.png Water 1 Water 3 1
0867 Runerigus GroundIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Mineral Amorphous 1
0885 Dreepy DragonIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Amorphous Dragon 1 1
0886 Drakloak DragonIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Amorphous Dragon 1 1
0887 Dragapult DragonIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Amorphous Dragon 1 1
0899 Wyrdeer NormalIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Field Field - 7
0905 Enamorus
Enamorus
All forms
FairyIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered - 1
0919 Nymble BugIC Big.png Bug Bug 6
0920 Lokix BugIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Bug Bug 6
0935 Charcadet FireIC Big.png Human-Like Human-Like 1
0936 Armarouge FireIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Human-Like Human-Like 1
0937 Ceruledge FireIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Human-Like Human-Like 1
0946 Bramblin GrassIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Grass Grass 1
0947 Brambleghast GrassIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Grass Grass 1
0957 Tinkatink FairyIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Fairy Fairy 1
0958 Tinkatuff FairyIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Fairy Fairy 1
0959 Tinkaton FairyIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Fairy Fairy 1
0963 Finizen WaterIC Big.png Field Water 2 7
0964 Palafin WaterIC Big.png Field Water 2 7
0981 Farigiraf NormalIC Big.png
PsychicIC Big.png
Field Field 1
0986 Brute Bonnet GrassIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 1
0987 Flutter Mane GhostIC Big.png
FairyIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 1
0999 Gimmighoul
Gimmighoul
All forms
GhostIC Big.png No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 1
1000 Gholdengo SteelIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 1
1011 Dipplin GrassIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Grass Dragon 1
1012 Poltchageist
Poltchageist
All forms
GrassIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Mineral Amorphous 1
1013 Sinistcha
Sinistcha
All forms
GrassIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
Mineral Amorphous 1
1019 Hydrapple GrassIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Grass Dragon 1
1025 Pecharunt PoisonIC Big.png
GhostIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 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 Egg Groups Egg Move
0021 Spearow NormalIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Flying
0050 Diglett GroundIC Big.png Field Field - - -
0092 Gastly GhostIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous
0206 Dunsparce NormalIC Big.png Field Field
0211 Qwilfish WaterIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Water 2 Water 2
0211 Qwilfish
Qwilfish
Hisuian Form
DarkIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Water 2 Water 2
0261 Poochyena DarkIC Big.png Field Field
0333 Swablu NormalIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Dragon - - - - -
0353 Shuppet GhostIC Big.png Amorphous Amorphous -
0396 Starly NormalIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Flying Flying
0434 Stunky PoisonIC Big.png
DarkIC Big.png
Field Field
0511 Pansage GrassIC Big.png Field Field
0513 Pansear FireIC Big.png Field Field
0515 Panpour WaterIC Big.png Field Field
0577 Solosis PsychicIC Big.png Amorphous Amorphous
0587 Emolga ElectricIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Field Field
0605 Elgyem PsychicIC Big.png Human-Like Human-Like
0618 Stunfisk GroundIC Big.png
ElectricIC Big.png
Water 1 Amorphous
0618 Stunfisk
Stunfisk
Galarian Form
GroundIC Big.png
SteelIC Big.png
Water 1 Amorphous
0633 Deino DarkIC Big.png
DragonIC Big.png
Dragon Dragon
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By event

Generation VI

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
0094 Gengar GhostIC Big.png
PoisonIC Big.png
Amorphous Amorphous Halloween Gengar
October 2014 Gengar
Pre-ordering player Gengar
XY Gengar
Pokémon Center Hiroshima Gengar
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 Mystery Dungeon series

Astonish deals damage and may cause the target to flinch.

Game Base
Power
Max
Power
Base
PP
Max
PP
Base
Accuracy
Max
Accuracy
Range Target Cuts
corners
MDRB 6 - 17 - 88% - Front Enemy No
MDTDS 6 - 17 - 88% - Front Enemy No
BSL 6 - 17 - 88% - Front Enemy No
MDGtI 3 99 15 50 95% 98% Front Enemy No
SMD 3 99 15 30 95% 98% Front Enemy No
With some exceptions, Pokémon learnsets match those from the core series games:

Pokémon Conquest

 
>
 
Stars: ★
Power: 20
Accuracy: 100%
Effect: Has a 30% chance of causing the target to flinch.
Users: Shieldon  Duskull  Drifloon
Grid assumes the user is in the square marked by > facing to the right.
Orange squares indicate spaces that are hit.
Red squares indicate the knockback on hit Pokémon.
A blue square indicates the user's position after performing the move.

Pokémon GO

In Pokémon GO, Astonish is a Fast Attack that has been available since February 16, 2017.

GO Ghost.png Astonish
Fast Attack
Gyms & Raids
Power 8
Energy boost 14
Duration 1.1 seconds
Damage window 0.7 - 1.05 seconds
Astonish GO.png
Trainer Battles
Power 9
Energy boost 10
Turns 3
Eligible Pokémon:
Standard eligibility
GastlyHaunterAipomMisdreavusDunsparceWhismurExploudMawileSwabluShuppetDuskullChimechoAmbipomDrifloonDrifblimChinglingDusknoirRotomRotom (Heat Rotom)Rotom (Wash rotom)Rotom (Frost Rotom)Rotom (Fan Rotom)Rotom (Mow Rotom)YamaskYamask (Galarian Form)CofagrigusVanilliteVanillishVanilluxeFoongusAmoongussElgyemBeheeyemLitwickLampentGolettGolurkTornadus (Therian Forme)Thundurus (Incarnate Forme)KlefkiPhantumpPumpkabooMorelullShiinoticHoopa (Confined)Hoopa (Unbound)DecidueyeSandygastPalossandTapu LeleRunerigusEnamorus (Incarnate Forme)Enamorus (Therian Forme)GimmighoulGholdengo
By Elite Fast TM
By GO Snapshot
Smeargle
As Shadow Pokémon
As Purified Pokémon
Formerly eligible
None

Updates

Gyms & Raids
  • February 21, 2017
    • Energy boost: 12 → 14
    • Duration: 1.05 → 1.1 seconds
Trainer Battles
  • September 1, 2023
    • Energy boost: 9 → 10
  • December 1, 2023
    • Power: 5 → 9

Pokémon Rumble Rush

GhostIC RR.png Astonish
★★
Attack power 16.20741
Charge time 0.62 seconds
Range type Arc (melee)
Number of hits 2
Number of projectiles 1
Critical hit rate 1.5%
Additional effect May flinch the foe
Astonish Rumble Rush.png

Pokémon Masters EX

Category Cost in move-gauge slots MP
(uses)
Base power Max power Accuracy Target Effect tag(s) Description Playable sync pair(s)
Physical 1 12 14 100% An opponent Has a chance (30%) of making the target flinch. Acerola & Palossand
Morty & Mismagius
Bea (Palentine's 2022) & Vanilluxe
Lillie (Special Costume) & Polteageist (Antique Form)
  • Description prior to Version 2.10.0 (from June 28, 2021): Has a moderate chance of making the target flinch.

Pokémon UNITE

In Pokémon UNITE, Astonish is Hoopa's first move and Decidueye's second move.

Hoopa starts with the move. The user deals damage to opposing Pokémon in the designated area of effect, leaving them unable to act for a short time. At level 6 this move is replaced by either Phantom Force or Shadow Ball.

Decidueye starts with the move. The user deals damage to enemies and decreases their movement speed by 80% for a short time. At level 8 this move is replaced by either Leaf Storm or Shadow Sneak.

Description

Games Description
MDRB Inflicts damage on the target. It may also cause the target to cringe, making it incapable of action.
MDTDS Inflicts damage on the target. It may also afflict the target with a Cringe status condition, making its actions fail.
BSL てきポケモンに ダメージをあたえる しかも いっていのかくりつで ひるみじょうたいにして わざや こうげきを だせなくする
Conq. The user attacks the target while shouting in a startling fashion. It may also make the target flinch.
MDGtI It damages an enemy. It could also cause the Cringe status condition, which makes the enemy unable to attack or use moves.
SMD
MDRTDX
It damages an enemy. It could also cause the enemy to flinch.


In the anime

James Chimecho Astonish 1.png
Chimecho
Gastly Gengar Haunter Astonish.png
Gastly, Gengar, and Haunter
PSA Shuppet Duskull.png
Shuppet and Duskull
Brycen Vanillish Astonish.png
Vanillish
The user attacks the target in a startling fashion. This may also make the target flinch.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
Chimecho Chimecho makes a horrible noise from its mouth and releases multiple red waves of energy from its mouth that hurts the opponent's ears, or Chimecho makes a frightening face and sticks out its tongue. A shadow also appears on Chimecho's face, frightening the opponent.
James's Chimecho Lessons in Lilycove Debut
Gastly Gastly appears out of nowhere, makes a horrifying face, and shadows appear around its face, frightening the opponent.
A wild Gastly Ghoul Daze! None
Haunter Haunter appears out of nowhere, raises its hands, makes a scary face and shadows appear on its body and around its face, frightening the opponent.
A wild Haunter Ghoul Daze! None
Gengar Gengar appears out of nowhere, raises its arms, makes a scary face and shadows appear on its body and around its face, frightening the opponent.
A wild Gengar Ghoul Daze! None
Banette Banette raises its arms, makes a frightening face and shadows appear around its body and face, frightening the opponent.
A wild Banette Ghoul Daze! None
Shuppet Shuppet makes a frightening face, sticks its tongue out and shadows appear around its body and face, frightening the opponent.
A wild Shuppet Ghoul Daze! None
Duskull Duskull raises its arms in the air, makes a frightening face and shadows appear around its body, frightening the opponent.
A wild Duskull Ghoul Daze! None
Misdreavus Misdreavus comes out of nowhere and makes a chilling face that frightens the opponent.
A wild Misdreavus Ghoul Daze! None
Vanillish Vanillish spins into the air while making a black ghost face appear with pink glowing eyes, a smile, and a red aura surrounding it to scare the opponent.
Brycen's Vanillish Caution: Icy Battle Conditions! None


In the manga

Pokémon + Nobunaga's Ambition ~ Ranse's Color Picture Scroll ~


Pokémon Adventures


  • Fantina's Drifblim was revealed to know Astonish on the official web site, but she was never shown using the move.

Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Adventure!


Pokémon Pocket Monsters


In other generations

Core series games

Side series games

Spin-off series games

Trivia

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 驚嚇 Gīnghaak
Mandarin 驚嚇 / 惊吓 Jīngxià
The Czech Republic Flag.png Czech Úžas
Denmark Flag.png Danish Forbløffe
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Verbijstering
Finland Flag.png Finnish Hämmästys
France Flag.png French Étonnement
Germany Flag.png German Erstauner
Greece Flag.png Greek Κατάπληξη
Indonesia Flag.png Indonesian Terkejut
Italy Flag.png Italian Sgomento
South Korea Flag.png Korean 놀래키기 Nollaekigi
Poland Flag.png Polish Zdumienie
Portuguese Brazil Flag.png Brazil Abismar (games, TCG, manga)
Assustar (early anime)
Portugal Flag.png Portugal Abismar
Assustar
Impressionar
Serbia Flag.png Serbian Zastrašivanje
Spain Flag.png Spanish Impresionar
Thailand Flag.png Thai ทำให้ตกใจ
Turkey Flag.png Turkish Şaşırtma
Vietnam Flag.png Vietnamese Gây Sợ Hãi


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