Coil (move)

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Coil redirects here. For the Pokémon named Coil in Japanese, see Magnemite (Pokémon).
Coil
とぐろをまく Coil Up
Coil IX.png
Coil IX 2.png
Type  Poison
Category  Status
PP  20 (max. 32)
Power  —
Accuracy  —%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
  • Does not make contact
  • Not affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Affected by Snatch
  • Not affected by Mirror Move
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
Affects the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation V
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Condition  Tough
Appeal  1
Jamming  0  
Gets the Pokémon pumped up. Helps prevent nervousness, too.

Coil (Japanese: とぐろをまく Coil Up) is a non-damaging Poison-type move introduced in Generation V.

Effect

Coil raises the user's Attack, Defense, and accuracy stats by one stage each.

If powered up by a Poisonium Z into Z-Coil, all of the user's lowered stats are reset.

Description

Games Description
BWB2W2
XYORAS
SMUSUM
SwShBDSPLA
The user coils up and concentrates. This raises its Attack and Defense stats as well as its accuracy.
SV The user coils up and concentrates. This boosts its Attack and Defense stats as well as its accuracy.


Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII VIII IX
0023 Ekans PoisonIC Big.png Field Dragon 44 44 44SMUSUM 44BDSP 44
0024 Arbok PoisonIC Big.png Field Dragon 56 56 56SMUSUM 56BDSP 56
0162 Furret NormalIC Big.png Field Field 1 1BDSP 1
0206 Dunsparce NormalIC Big.png Field Field 43BW
37B2W2
37 28SM
31USUM
48 44
0336 Seviper PoisonIC Big.png Field Dragon 64BW
49B2W2
48XY
46ORAS
44 44BDSP 44
0350 Milotic WaterIC Big.png Water 1 Dragon 44ORAS 41 48 48
0367 Huntail WaterIC Big.png Water 1 Water 1 45ORAS 45 45BDSP
0368 Gorebyss WaterIC Big.png Water 1 Water 1 45ORAS 45 45BDSP
0495 Snivy GrassIC Big.png Field Grass 31 31 31 31
0496 Servine GrassIC Big.png Field Grass 36 36 36 36
0497 Serperior GrassIC Big.png Field Grass 38 38 38 38
0603 Eelektrik ElectricIC Big.png Amorphous Amorphous 54 54 54 54
0604 Eelektross ElectricIC Big.png Amorphous Amorphous 1 1 1
0718 Zygarde DragonIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 80 72 72SwSh
0843 Silicobra GroundIC Big.png Field Dragon 45SwSh 45
0844 Sandaconda GroundIC Big.png Field Dragon 49SwSh 49
0850 Sizzlipede FireIC Big.png
BugIC Big.png
Bug Bug 25SwSh
0851 Centiskorch FireIC Big.png
BugIC Big.png
Bug Bug 25SwSh
0982 Dudunsparce NormalIC Big.png Field Field 44
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 IX
0968 Orthworm SteelIC Big.png Field Field
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

Coil raises the user's Attack, Defense, and accuracy.

Game Base
Power
Max
Power
Base
PP
Max
PP
Base
Accuracy
Max
Accuracy
Range Target Cuts
corners
MDGtI - - 15 50 —% - User User -
SMD - - 15 30 —% - User User -
With some exceptions, Pokémon learnsets match those from the core series games:

Description

Games Description
MDGtI It boosts your Attack, Defense, and accuracy. (The stat changes return to normal when you go to the next floor or step on a IconTileGTI.pngWonder Tile.)
SMD It boosts your Attack, Defense, and accuracy. The stats return to normal when you go to the next floor or step on a IconTileSMD.pngWonder Tile.


In other generations

Core series games

Spin-off series games

Trivia

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 盤蜷 Pùhnkyùhn
Mandarin 盤蜷 / 盘蜷 Pánquán
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Oprollen
France Flag.png French Enroulement
Germany Flag.png German Einrollen
Italy Flag.png Italian Arrotola
South Korea Flag.png Korean 똬리틀기 Ttwariteulgi
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Enroscar
Spain Flag.png Spanish Enrosque



Variations of the move Quiver Dance
StatusIC HOME.png Quiver DanceCoilVictory Dance


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