Brine (move)

Move data

Type Water
Category   Special
Power 65
Accuracy 100
PP 10  (max. 16)
Makes contact? No
Introduced Generation 4

Machine/Record

Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
TM55
Sword​/​Shield TM55

Effects

Power doubles if opponent's HP is less than 50%.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Waterium Z and uses its Z-Power, Brine turns into Hydro Vortex and has base power 120.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Brine
Japanese しおみず (Shiomizu)
German Lake
French Saumure
Italian Acquadisale
Spanish Salmuera

Game descriptions

Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
If the foe’s HP is down to about half, this attack will hit with double the power.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
If the target’s HP is down to about half, this attack will hit with double the power.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
If the target’s HP is half or less, this attack will hit with double the power.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
If the target’s HP is half or less, this attack will hit with double the power.
Sword​/​Shield If the target’s HP is half or less, this attack will hit with double the power.

Learnt by level up

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

Staryu
#120 / Water
Level 28
Starmie
#121 / Water · Psychic
Level 1
Gyarados
#130 / Water · Flying
Level 12
Lapras
#131 / Water · Ice
Level 35
Qwilfish
#211 / Water · Poison
Level 24
Wailmer
#320 / Water
Level 24
Wailord
#321 / Water
Level 24
Frillish
#592 / Water · Ghost
Level 24
Jellicent
#593 / Water · Ghost
Level 24
Cubchoo
#613 / Ice
Level 15
Beartic
#614 / Ice
Level 15
Wishiwashi
Solo Form
#746 / Water
Level 12

Learnt by TM

Psyduck
#054 / Water
Golduck
#055 / Water
Slowpoke
Galarian Slowpoke
#079 / Psychic
Slowbro
Galarian Slowbro
#080 / Poison · Psychic
Cloyster
#091 / Water · Ice
Krabby
#098 / Water
Kingler
#099 / Water
Horsea
#116 / Water
Seadra
#117 / Water
Staryu
#120 / Water
Lapras
#131 / Water · Ice
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Corsola
#222 / Water · Rock
Corsola
Galarian Corsola
#222 / Ghost
Mantine
#226 / Water · Flying
Kingdra
#230 / Water · Dragon
Wingull
#278 / Water · Flying
Carvanha
#318 / Water · Dark
Sharpedo
#319 / Water · Dark
Wailmer
#320 / Water
Wailord
#321 / Water
Feebas
#349 / Water
Milotic
#350 / Water
Shellos
#422 / Water
Basculin
Red-Striped Form
#550 / Water
Frillish
#592 / Water · Ghost
Cubchoo
#613 / Ice
Beartic
#614 / Ice
Popplio
#728 / Water
Brionne
#729 / Water
Wishiwashi
Solo Form
#746 / Water
Toxapex
#748 / Poison · Water
Dhelmise
#781 / Ghost · Grass
Cursola
#864 / Ghost
Eiscue
Ice Face
#875 / Ice
Arctovish
#883 / Water · Ice
Urshifu
Rapid Strike Style
#892 / Fighting · Water