King's Shield (move)

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Move data

Type Steel
Category Status Status
Power -
Accuracy -
PP 10  (max. 16)
Priority +3
Introduced Generation 6

Effects

King's Shield prevents any attacks targeted at the user from striking on that turn. In addition, if an opponent targeted a contact move at the user of King's Shield, the opponent's Attack is lowered by two stages.

Its accuracy drops to 50% if used consecutively after itself or any other protecting move.

Stats can be lowered to a minimum of -6 stages each.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn King's Shield at the level specified. The level numbers given are for Pokémon X & Y and may vary in other games; check the Pokémon's dex page for details.

Aegislash
Blade Forme
#681 / Steel · Ghost
Level 1
Aegislash
Shield Forme
#681 / Steel · Ghost
Level 1