|PP||20 (max. 32)|
Targets all Pokemon on the opposing field.
Toxic Spikes lays a trap of poisonous spikes around the foe, which poison Pokemon switching in to the opposing field. If used more than once, incoming Pokemon will be badly poisoned.
The spikes will not poison any
raised Pokemon, nor does it affect Poison or Steel types, nor Pokemon with the abilities Immunity or Magic Guard. Raised Pokemon are any Flying types or those under the effects of Levitate, Magnet Rise or Telekinesis. Full details in glossary.
Toxic Spikes can be cleared from the field by the moves Rapid Spin (around the user) or Defog (around the target). Poison type Pokemon (that are not raised) will absorb the spikes upon switching in, removing their effect.
|The user lays a trap of poison spikes at the foe’s feet. They poison foes that switch into battle.|
|Black/White||The user lays a trap of poison spikes at the opponent’s feet. They poison opponents that switch into battle.|
These pokemon learn Toxic Spikes at the level specified. The level numbers given are for Pokemon Black & White and may vary in other games; check the pokemon's dex page for details.
These pokemon can learn Toxic Spikes as an egg move. Their breeding groups are also shown for reference.
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