Coil (move)

Move data

Type Poison
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy
PP 20  (max. 32)
Makes contact? No
Introduced Generation 5

Effects

Coil raises the user's Attack, Defense and Accuracy by one stage each.

Stats can be raised to a maximum of +6 stages each.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Poisonium Z and uses its Z-Power, Coil turns into Z-Coil and eliminates any stat drops applied to the user, in addition to its usual effect as above.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets the user.

Other languages

English Coil
Japanese とぐろをまく (Toguro wo Maku)
German Einrollen
French Enroulement
Italian Arrotola
Spanish Enrosque

Game descriptions

Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user coils up and concentrates. This raises its Attack and Defense stats as well as its accuracy.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user coils up and concentrates. This raises its Attack and Defense stats as well as its accuracy.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user coils up and concentrates. This raises its Attack and Defense stats as well as its accuracy.
Sword​/​Shield The user coils up and concentrates. This raises its Attack and Defense stats as well as its accuracy.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Coil 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.

Dunsparce
#206 / Normal
Level 48
Milotic
#350 / Water
Level 48
Silicobra
#843 / Ground
Level 45
Sandaconda
#844 / Ground
Level 49
Sizzlipede
#850 / Fire · Bug
Level 25
Centiskorch
#851 / Fire · Bug
Level 25