Clanging Scales (move)
|PP||5 (max. 8)|
Clanging Scales deals damage but lowers the user's Defense by one stage after attacking.
Stats can be lowered to a minimum of -6 stages each.
Targets all adjacent foes.
|Japanese||スケイルノイズ (Scale Noise)|
Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon
|The user rubs the scales on its entire body and makes a huge noise to attack the opposing Pokémon. The user’s Defense stat goes down after the attack.|
|Sword/Shield||The user rubs the scales on its entire body and makes a huge noise to attack opposing Pokémon. The user’s Defense stat goes down after the attack.|
|B.Diamond/S.Pearl||This move can’t be used. It’s recommended that this move is forgotten. Once forgotten, this move can’t be remembered.|
Learnt by level up
These Pokémon learn Clanging Scales 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.