Mud-Slap (move)

Move data

Type Ground
Category   Special
Power 20
Accuracy 100
PP 10  (max. 16)
Makes contact? No
Introduced Generation 2

Machine/Record

Gold​/​Silver
Crystal
TM31

Effects

Mud-Slap deals damage and lowers the target's Accuracy by one stage.

Stats can be lowered to a minimum of -6 stages each. Pokémon with the abilities Keen Eye, Clear Body or White Smoke cannot have their accuracy reduced.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Groundium Z and uses its Z-Power, Mud-Slap 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-Slap
Japanese どろかけ (Dorokake)
German Lehmschelle
French Coud'Boue
Italian Fangosberla
Spanish Bofetón Lodo

Game descriptions

Gold​/​Silver
Crystal
Reduces the foe’s accuracy.
Ruby​/​Sapphire
Emerald
Hurls mud in the foe’s face to reduce its accuracy.
FireRed​/​LeafGreen Mud is hurled in the foe’s face to inflict damage and lower its accuracy.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The user hurls mud in the foe’s face to inflict damage and lower its accuracy.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user hurls mud in the target’s face to inflict damage and lower its accuracy.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user hurls mud in the target’s face to inflict damage and lower its accuracy.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user hurls mud in the target’s face to inflict damage and lower its accuracy.
Sword​/​Shield The user hurls mud in the target’s face to inflict damage and lower its accuracy.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Mud-Slap 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.

Diglett
#050 / Ground
Level 12
Diglett
Alolan Diglett
#050 / Ground · Steel
Level 12
Dugtrio
#051 / Ground
Level 12
Dugtrio
Alolan Dugtrio
#051 / Ground · Steel
Level 12
Cubone
#104 / Ground
Level 1
Marowak
#105 / Ground
Level 1
Marowak
Alolan Marowak
#105 / Fire · Ghost
Level 1
Dunsparce
#206 / Normal
Level 4
Swinub
#220 / Ice · Ground
Level 1
Piloswine
#221 / Ice · Ground
Level 1
Nincada
#290 / Bug · Ground
Level 15
Ninjask
#291 / Bug · Flying
Level 1
Shedinja
#292 / Bug · Ghost
Level 1
Trapinch
#328 / Ground
Level 12
Vibrava
#329 / Ground · Dragon
Level 12
Flygon
#330 / Ground · Dragon
Level 12
Barboach
#339 / Water · Ground
Level 1
Whiscash
#340 / Water · Ground
Level 1
Baltoy
#343 / Ground · Psychic
Level 1
Claydol
#344 / Ground · Psychic
Level 1
Shellos
#422 / Water
Level 1
Gastrodon
#423 / Water · Ground
Level 1
Croagunk
#453 / Poison · Fighting
Level 1
Toxicroak
#454 / Poison · Fighting
Level 1
Mamoswine
#473 / Ice · Ground
Level 1
Roggenrola
#524 / Rock
Level 12
Boldore
#525 / Rock
Level 12
Gigalith
#526 / Rock
Level 12
Drilbur
#529 / Ground
Level 1
Excadrill
#530 / Ground · Steel
Level 1
Stunfisk
#618 / Ground · Electric
Level 1
Stunfisk
Galarian Stunfisk
#618 / Ground · Steel
Level 1
Golett
#622 / Ground · Ghost
Level 1
Golurk
#623 / Ground · Ghost
Level 1
Bunnelby
#659 / Normal
Level 1
Diggersby
#660 / Normal · Ground
Level 1
Binacle
#688 / Rock · Water
Level 1
Barbaracle
#689 / Rock · Water
Level 1
Helioptile
#694 / Electric · Normal
Level 1
Heliolisk
#695 / Electric · Normal
Level 1
Grubbin
#736 / Bug
Level 1
Charjabug
#737 / Bug · Electric
Level 1
Vikavolt
#738 / Bug · Electric
Level 1
Mudbray
#749 / Ground
Level 1
Mudsdale
#750 / Ground
Level 1

Learnt by breeding

These Pokémon can learn Mud-Slap as an egg move. Their breeding groups are also shown for reference.