Acid Spray (move)

Move data

Type Poison
Category   Special
Power 40
Accuracy 100
PP 20  (max. 32)
Introduced Generation 5

Effects

Acid Spray inflicts damage and lowers the target's Special Defense by two stages.

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

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Poisonium Z and uses its Z-Power, Acid Spray turns into Acid Downpour and has base power 100.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Acid Spray
Japanese アシッドボム (Acid Bomb)
German Säurespeier
French Bombe Acide
Italian Acidobomba
Spanish Bomba Ácida

Game descriptions

Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user spits fluid that works to melt the target. This harshly reduces the target’s Sp. Def stat.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user spits fluid that works to melt the target. This harshly lowers the target’s Sp. Def stat.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user spits fluid that works to melt the target. This harshly lowers the target’s Sp. Def stat.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Acid Spray at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Ekans
#023 / Poison
Level 28
Arbok
#024 / Poison
Level 32
Tentacool
#072 / Water · Poison
Level 22
Tentacruel
#073 / Water · Poison
Level 22
Grimer
Alolan Grimer
#088 / Poison · Dark
Level 15
Muk
Alolan Muk
#089 / Poison · Dark
Level 15
Gulpin
#316 / Poison
Level 17
Swalot
#317 / Poison
Level 17
Stunky
#434 / Poison · Dark
Level 19
Skuntank
#435 / Poison · Dark
Level 19
Trubbish
#568 / Poison
Level 12
Garbodor
#569 / Poison
Level 12
Eelektrik
#603 / Electric
Level 49
Accelgor
#617 / Bug
Level 1
Accelgor
#617 / Bug
Level 4
Nihilego
#793 / Rock · Poison
Level 47

Learnt by breeding

These Pokémon can learn Acid Spray as an egg move. Their breeding groups are also shown for reference.