Poison Gas (move)
|PP||40 (max. 64)|
Poison Gas causes the target to become poisoned. Poisoned Pokémon lose 1⁄8 of their maximum HP each turn.
- In Generations 1-4, Poison Gas has 55% accuracy.
- In Generation 5, Poison Gas has 90% accuracy.
- In Generations 1-4, the move only targets a single opponent.
When a Pokémon is holding Poisonium Z and uses its Z-Power, Poison Gas turns into Z-Poison Gas and raises Defense one stage, in addition to its usual effect as above.
Targets all adjacent foes.
|Japanese||どくガス (Doku Gas)|
|A move that may poison the foe.|
|Envelops the foe in a toxic gas that may poison.|
|FireRed/LeafGreen||The foe is sprayed with a cloud of toxic gas that may poison the foe.|
|A cloud of poison gas is sprayed in the foe’s face. It may poison the target.|
Black 2/White 2
|A cloud of poison gas is sprayed in the face of opposing Pokémon. It may poison those hit.|
|A cloud of poison gas is sprayed in the face of opposing Pokémon. This may also poison those hit.|
Ultra Sun/Ultra Moon
L.G. Pikachu/L.G. Eevee
|A cloud of poison gas is sprayed in the face of opposing Pokémon, poisoning those hit.|
|Sword/Shield||A cloud of poison gas is sprayed in the face of opposing Pokémon, poisoning those it hits.|
Learnt by level up
These Pokémon learn Poison Gas 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.