Float Stone

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Float Stone
Pumice Stone
Bag Float Stone Sprite.png
Float Stone
Pokémon Global Link artwork
Introduced in Generation V
Generation V Bag Items HGSS pocket icon.png Items (Held items)
Generation VI Bag Items HGSS pocket icon.png Items
Generation VII Bag Items HGSS pocket icon.png Items
Generation VIII Bag Other Items SwSh pocket icon.png Other Items
Generation IX Bag Other Items SwSh pocket icon.png Other Items
Power 30

The Float Stone (Japanese: かるいし Pumice Stone) is a type of held item introduced in Generation V.

In the core series games


Games Cost Sell price
N/A PokémonDollar.png100
N/A PokémonDollar.png2,000
SV N/A PokémonDollar.png2,500

In the Generation V games, the Float Stone can be sold to an item maniac inside the Icirrus City Pokémon Center for PokémonDollar.png1000.


Halves the weight of the holder.

Autotomize is applied before other weight-modifying effects, including the Float Stone. A Pokémon's weight cannot be reduced below 0.1 kg.

This has no effect on the Heavy Ball, which uses the Pokémon's species' weight rather than its current weight.


Games Description
BWB2W2 A very light stone. It reduces the weight of a Pokémon when held.
An item to be held by a Pokémon. This very light stone reduces the weight of a Pokémon when held.
SV An item to be held by a Pokémon. This very light stone reduces the weight of the holder.


Games Finite methods Repeatable methods
BW Opelucid City
B2W2 Opelucid City, Twist Mountain Join Avenue (Antique Shop)
DW Rugged Mountain
XY Spiky Rock 1 (in battles; using Hyper Voice or Rock Slide)
ORAS Rustboro City Secret Base ("Search for treasure" with Secret Pal)
SMUSUM Wela Volcano ParkUSUM Battle Royal Dome (48 BP), Poké Pelago (Isle Aphun - Brilliant-Stone Hunting, Interesting-Item Hunting)
SwSh Bridge Field (Digging Duo)
SwShIoA Cram-o-matic (Rock: 2-20 points)
SV South Province (Area Three), South Province (Area Five) (sparkling overworld items)



Bag Float Stone SV Sprite.png
Artwork from
Scarlet and Violet

In spin-off games

Float Stone in Pokémon UNITE

Pokémon UNITE

In Pokémon UNITE, the Float Stone is a held item that aincreases their movement speed while out of combat and increased their Attack and Speed. 5s after leaving combat, the user's movement speed is increased by 10/15/20% at respectively Grades 1, 10, and 20. Attack and Speed are increased by 1.6 and 0 at Grade 1 and 24 and 150 at Grade 30.

In the TCG

Float Stone
Main article: Float Stone (Plasma Freeze 99)

Float Stone was introduced as a Pokémon Tool card in the Pokémon Trading Card Game during the English Black & White Series (the Japanese BW Era) in the Plasma Freeze expansion, with artwork by 5ban Graphics. It was reprinted with artwork by Toyste Beach during the XY Series in the BREAKthrough expansion. This Trainer card causes the holder to have no Retreat Cost.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 輕石 Hīngsehk
Mandarin 輕石 / 轻石 Qīngshí
France Flag.png French Pierrallégée
Germany Flag.png German Leichtstein
Italy Flag.png Italian Pietralieve
South Korea Flag.png Korean 가벼운돌 Gabyeoun Dol
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Pedra Flutuante
Russia Flag.png Russian Камень Лёгкости Kamen' Lyogkosti
Spain Flag.png Spanish Piedra Pómez

External links

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