Shore Up (move)

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Shore Up
すなあつめ Sand Gather
Shore Up VIII.png
Shore Up VIII 2.png
Type  Ground
Category  Status
PP  10 (max. 16)
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
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
Affects the user
Introduced  Generation VII
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
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Appeal  0  
Condition  [[{{{category}}} (condition)|{{{category}}}]]
Appeal  0  
Jamming  0  

Shore Up (Japanese: すなあつめ Sand Gather) is a non-damaging Ground-type move introduced in Generation VII. It is the signature move of Sandygast and Palossand.


Generation VII

Shore Up restores the user's current HP based on the weather in the battle. Outside of a sandstorm, it restores ½ total HP; during a sandstorm, it restores ⅔ total HP.

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

Generation VIII

In Version 1.0 to 1.1.1 of Pokémon Sword and Shield, Shore Up cannot be selected in a battle. Starting with Version 1.2.0, it can be selected and functions as it did in previous generations.


Games Description
The user regains up to half of its max HP. It restores more HP in a sandstorm.


By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
769 Sandygast Sandygast
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Amorphous Amorphous 50 55
770 Palossand Palossand
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Amorphous Amorphous 54 61
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 generations

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 集沙 Jaahpsā
Mandarin 集沙 Jíshā
France Flag.png French Amass'Sable
Germany Flag.png German Sandsammler
Italy Flag.png Italian Sabbiaccumulo
South Korea Flag.png Korean 모래모으기 Morae Moeugi
Brazil Flag.png Brazilian Portuguese Suporte
Spain Flag.png Spanish Recogearena

Variations of the move Moonlight
Status MoonlightMorning SunShore UpSynthesis

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