Spore (move)

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Move data

Type Grass
Category Status Status
Power -
Accuracy 100
PP 15  (max. 24)
Introduced Generation 1

Effects

Spore puts the target to sleep. Sleeping Pokémon cannot move (with some exceptions such as Snore). Sleep lasts for 1-3 turns.

Pokémon with the abilities Insomnia or Vital Spirit, or those behind a Substitute cannot be put to sleep.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Gold/Silver
Crystal
A move that induces sleep.
Ruby/Sapphire
Emerald
Scatters a cloud of spores that always induce sleep.
FireRed/LeafGreen The user scatters bursts of fine spores that induce sleep.
Diamond/Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold/SoulSilver
The user scatters bursts of spores that induce sleep.
Black/White
Black 2/White 2
The user scatters bursts of spores that induce sleep.
X/Y The user scatters bursts of spores that induce sleep.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Spore at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon X & Y and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Paras
#046 / Bug · Grass
Level 22
Parasect
#047 / Bug · Grass
Level 22
Shroomish
#285 / Grass
Level 45
Foongus
#590 / Grass · Poison
Level 50
Amoonguss
#591 / Grass · Poison
Level 62