Ice Punch (move)

Move data

Type Ice
Category   Physical
Power 75
Accuracy 100
PP 15  (max. 24)
Introduced Generation 1

Technical/Hidden Machine

Gold​/​Silver
Crystal
TM33

Effects

Ice Punch deals damage and has a 10% chance of freezing the target.

Ice type Pokémon, those with the ability Magma Armor or those behind a Substitute cannot be frozen.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Icium Z and uses its Z-Power, Ice Punch turns into Subzero Slammer and has base power 140.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Ice Punch
Japanese れいとうパンチ (Reitō Punch)
German Eishieb
French Poing-Glace
Italian Gelopugno
Spanish Puño Hielo

Game descriptions

Gold​/​Silver
Crystal
An icy punch. May cause freezing.
Ruby​/​Sapphire
Emerald
An icy punch that may freeze the foe.
FireRed​/​LeafGreen The foe is punched with an icy fist. It may leave the foe frozen.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The foe is punched with an icy fist. It may leave the target frozen.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The target is punched with an icy fist. It may also leave the target frozen.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The target is punched with an icy fist. This may also leave the target frozen.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The target is punched with an icy fist. This may also leave the target frozen.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Ice Punch 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.

Hitmonchan
#107 / Fighting
Level 36
Jynx
#124 / Ice · Psychic
Level 18
Medicham
#308 / Fighting · Psychic
Level 1
Dusclops
#356 / Ghost
Level 1
Abomasnow
#460 / Grass · Ice
Level 1
Dusknoir
#477 / Ghost
Level 1
Regigigas
#486 / Normal
Level 1
Crabominable
#740 / Fighting · Ice
Level 1
Buzzwole
#794 / Bug · Fighting
Level 1
Marshadow
#802 / Fighting · Ghost
Level 1

Learnt by breeding

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

Learnt by move tutor

These Pokémon can learn Ice Punch by the various move tutors in the games.

Sandshrew
Alolan Sandshrew
#027 / Ice · Steel
Sandslash
Alolan Sandslash
#028 / Ice · Steel
Grimer
Alolan Grimer
#088 / Poison · Dark
Muk
#089 / Poison
Muk
Alolan Muk
#089 / Poison · Dark
Rhydon
#112 / Ground · Rock
Jynx
#124 / Ice · Psychic
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Ledyba
#165 / Bug · Flying
Ledian
#166 / Bug · Flying
Marill
#183 / Water · Fairy
Sneasel
#215 / Dark · Ice
Lombre
#271 / Water · Grass
Sableye
#302 / Dark · Ghost
Mawile
#303 / Steel · Fairy
Aggron
#306 / Steel · Rock
Volbeat
#313 / Bug
Regice
#378 / Ice
Deoxys
Normal Forme
#386 / Psychic
Deoxys
Speed Forme
#386 / Psychic
Snover
#459 / Grass · Ice
Weavile
#461 / Dark · Ice
Froslass
#478 / Ice · Ghost
Cubchoo
#613 / Ice
Beartic
#614 / Ice
Meloetta
Aria Forme
#648 / Normal · Psychic
Hoopa
Hoopa Confined
#720 / Psychic · Ghost
Hoopa
Hoopa Unbound
#720 / Psychic · Dark