Octazooka (move)

Move data

Type Water
Category   Special
Power 65
Accuracy 85
PP 10  (max. 16)
Introduced Generation 2

Effects

Octazooka deals damage and has a 50% chance of lowering 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 Waterium Z and uses its Z-Power, Octazooka turns into Hydro Vortex and has base power 120.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Octazooka
Japanese オクタンほう (Okutank Hō)
German Octazooka
French Octazooka
Italian Octazooka
Spanish Pulpocañón

Game descriptions

Gold​/​Silver
Crystal
An attack that may reduce accuracy.
Ruby​/​Sapphire
Emerald
Fires a lump of ink to damage and cut accuracy.
FireRed​/​LeafGreen Ink is blasted in the foe’s face or eyes to damage and lower accuracy.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The user attacks by spraying ink in the foe’s face or eyes. It may also lower the target’s accuracy.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user attacks by spraying ink in the target’s face or eyes. It may also lower the target’s accuracy.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user attacks by spraying ink in the target’s face or eyes. This may also lower the target’s accuracy.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user attacks by spraying ink in the target’s face or eyes. This may also lower the target’s accuracy.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Octazooka 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.

Octillery
#224 / Water
Level 1

Learnt by breeding

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