Obstruct (move)

Move data

Type Dark
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy 100
PP 10  (max. 16)
Priority +4
Introduced Generation 8

Effects

Obstruct prevents any attacks targeted at the user from striking, for the duration of the turn. If a contact move is targeted at the user on that turn, the attacker's Defense is lowered by two stages.

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

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets the user.

Game descriptions

Sword​/​Shield This move enables the user to protect itself from all attacks. Its chance of failing rises if it is used in succession. Direct contact harshly lowers the attacker’s Defense stat.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Obstruct 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.

Obstagoon
#862 / Dark · Normal
Level 1