Anchor Shot (move)

Move data

Type Steel
Category   Physical
Power 80
Accuracy 100
PP 20  (max. 32)
Introduced Generation 7

Effects

The user entangles the target with its anchor chain while attacking. The target becomes unable to flee.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Steelium Z and uses its Z-Power, Anchor Shot turns into Corkscrew Crash and has base power 160.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Anchor Shot
Japanese アンカーショット (Anchor Shot)
German Ankerschuss
French Ancrage
Italian Colpo d'Ancora
Spanish Anclaje

Game descriptions

Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user entangles the target with its anchor chain while attacking. The target becomes unable to flee.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Anchor Shot 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.

Dhelmise
#781 / Ghost · Grass
Level 32