Poltergeist (move)

Move data

Type Ghost
Category   Physical
Power 110
Accuracy 90
PP 5  (max. 8)
Makes contact? No
Introduced Generation 8

Effects

The user attacks the target by controlling the target’s item. The move fails if the target doesn’t have an item.

Poltergeist is a tutor move available in The Isle of Armor DLC.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Game descriptions

  • Game descriptions are not yet known.

Learnt by move tutor

These Pokémon can learn Poltergeist from a move tutor in the games.

Gastly
#092 / Ghost · Poison
Haunter
#093 / Ghost · Poison
Gengar
#094 / Ghost · Poison
Marowak
Alolan Marowak
#105 / Fire · Ghost
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Shedinja
#292 / Bug · Ghost
Sableye
#302 / Dark · Ghost
Duskull
#355 / Ghost
Froslass
#478 / Ice · Ghost
Rotom
#479 / Electric · Ghost
Rotom
Heat Rotom
#479 / Electric · Fire
Rotom
Wash Rotom
#479 / Electric · Water
Rotom
Frost Rotom
#479 / Electric · Ice
Rotom
Fan Rotom
#479 / Electric · Flying
Rotom
Mow Rotom
#479 / Electric · Grass
Yamask
#562 / Ghost
Yamask
Galarian Yamask
#562 / Ground · Ghost
Frillish
#592 / Water · Ghost
Litwick
#607 / Ghost · Fire
Lampent
#608 / Ghost · Fire
Golett
#622 / Ground · Ghost
Golurk
#623 / Ground · Ghost
Phantump
#708 / Ghost · Grass
Pumpkaboo
Average Size
#710 / Ghost · Grass
Gourgeist
Average Size
#711 / Ghost · Grass
Dhelmise
#781 / Ghost · Grass
Lunala
#792 / Psychic · Ghost
Cursola
#864 / Ghost