King's Shield (move)
|PP||10 (max. 16)|
King's Shield prevents any attacks targeted at the user from striking on that turn. In addition, if an opponent targeted a contact move at the user of King's Shield, the opponent's Attack is lowered by two stages.
Its accuracy drops to 50% if used consecutively after itself or any other protecting move.
Stats can be lowered to a minimum of -6 stages each.
When a Pokémon is holding Steelium Z and uses its Z-Power, King's Shield turns into Z-King's Shield and eliminates any stat drops applied to the user, in addition to its usual effect as above.
Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.
|The user takes a defensive stance while it protects itself from damage. It also harshly lowers the Attack stat of any attacker who makes direct contact.|
|Sun/Moon||The user takes a defensive stance while it protects itself from damage. It also harshly lowers the Attack stat of any attacker who makes direct contact.|
Learnt by level up
These Pokémon learn King's Shield at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Sun & Moon and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.