Mud Shot (move)

Move data

Type Ground
Category   Special
Power 55
Accuracy 95
PP 15  (max. 24)
Makes contact? No
Introduced Generation 3

Machine/Record

Sword​/​Shield TM53

Effects

Mud Shot deals damage and lowers the target's Speed by one stage.

Stats can be lowered to a minimum of -6 stages each.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Groundium Z and uses its Z-Power, Mud Shot turns into Tectonic Rage and has base power 100.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Mud Shot
Japanese マッドショット (Mud Shot)
German Lehmschuss
French Tir de Boue
Italian Colpodifango
Spanish Disparo Lodo

Game descriptions

Ruby​/​Sapphire
Emerald
Hurls mud at the foe and reduces SPEED.
FireRed​/​LeafGreen The user attacks by hurling mud. It also reduces the foe’s SPEED.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The user attacks by hurling a blob of mud at the foe. It also reduces the target’s Speed.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user attacks by hurling a blob of mud at the target. It also reduces the target’s Speed.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user attacks by hurling a blob of mud at the target. This also lowers the target’s Speed stat.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user attacks by hurling a blob of mud at the target. This also lowers the target’s Speed stat.
Sword​/​Shield The user attacks by hurling a blob of mud at the target. This also lowers the target’s Speed stat.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Mud Shot 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.

Poliwag
#060 / Water
Level 12
Poliwhirl
#061 / Water
Level 1
Poliwrath
#062 / Water · Fighting
Level 1
Krabby
#098 / Water
Level 12
Kingler
#099 / Water
Level 12
Omanyte
#138 / Rock · Water
Level 25
Omastar
#139 / Rock · Water
Level 25
Kabuto
#140 / Rock · Water
Level 25
Kabutops
#141 / Rock · Water
Level 25
Politoed
#186 / Water
Level 1
Wooper
#194 / Water · Ground
Level 8
Quagsire
#195 / Water · Ground
Level 1
Marshtomp
#259 / Water · Ground
Level 1
Swampert
#260 / Water · Ground
Level 1
Groudon
#383 / Ground
Level 1
Tympole
#535 / Water
Level 12
Palpitoad
#536 / Water · Ground
Level 12
Seismitoad
#537 / Water · Ground
Level 12
Stunfisk
#618 / Ground · Electric
Level 10
Stunfisk
Galarian Stunfisk
#618 / Ground · Steel
Level 10
Bunnelby
#659 / Normal
Level 12
Diggersby
#660 / Normal · Ground
Level 12
Golisopod
#768 / Bug · Water
Level 12

Learnt by TM

Poliwag
#060 / Water
Slowpoke
Galarian Slowpoke
#079 / Psychic
Slowbro
Galarian Slowbro
#080 / Poison · Psychic
Cloyster
#091 / Water · Ice
Krabby
#098 / Water
Kingler
#099 / Water
Rhyhorn
#111 / Ground · Rock
Rhydon
#112 / Ground · Rock
Goldeen
#118 / Water
Seaking
#119 / Water
Omanyte
#138 / Rock · Water
Omastar
#139 / Rock · Water
Kabuto
#140 / Rock · Water
Kabutops
#141 / Rock · Water
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Marill
#183 / Water · Fairy
Wooper
#194 / Water · Ground
Slowking
Galarian Slowking
#199 / Poison · Psychic
Shuckle
#213 / Bug · Rock
Swinub
#220 / Ice · Ground
Piloswine
#221 / Ice · Ground
Zigzagoon
Galarian Zigzagoon
#263 / Dark · Normal
Linoone
Galarian Linoone
#264 / Dark · Normal
Lombre
#271 / Water · Grass
Ludicolo
#272 / Water · Grass
Azurill
#298 / Normal · Fairy
Flygon
#330 / Ground · Dragon
Crawdaunt
#342 / Water · Dark
Lileep
#345 / Rock · Grass
Cradily
#346 / Rock · Grass
Anorith
#347 / Rock · Bug
Armaldo
#348 / Rock · Bug
Feebas
#349 / Water
Milotic
#350 / Water
Relicanth
#369 / Water · Rock
Shellos
#422 / Water
Gible
#443 / Dragon · Ground
Gabite
#444 / Dragon · Ground
Mamoswine
#473 / Ice · Ground
Tympole
#535 / Water
Basculin
Red-Striped Form
#550 / Water
Tirtouga
#564 / Water · Rock
Shelmet
#616 / Bug
Accelgor
#617 / Bug
Stunfisk
Galarian Stunfisk
#618 / Ground · Steel
Landorus
Incarnate Forme
#645 / Ground · Flying
Landorus
Therian Forme
#645 / Ground · Flying
Binacle
#688 / Rock · Water
Amaura
#698 / Rock · Ice
Aurorus
#699 / Rock · Ice
Goomy
#704 / Dragon
Goodra
#706 / Dragon
Volcanion
#721 / Fire · Water
Grubbin
#736 / Bug
Wishiwashi
Solo Form
#746 / Water
Toxapex
#748 / Poison · Water
Wimpod
#767 / Bug · Water
Golisopod
#768 / Bug · Water
Raboot
#814 / Fire
Sobble
#816 / Water
Nickit
#827 / Dark
Thievul
#828 / Dark
Chewtle
#833 / Water
Drednaw
#834 / Water · Rock
Cufant
#878 / Steel
Zarude
#893 / Dark · Grass
Glastrier
#896 / Ice
Calyrex
Ice Rider
#898 / Psychic · Ice
Calyrex
Shadow Rider
#898 / Psychic · Ghost