Quiver Dance (move)

Move data

Type Bug
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy
PP 20  (max. 32)
Makes contact? No
Introduced Generation 5

Effects

Quiver Dance raises the user's Special Attack, Special Defense and Speed by one stage each.

Stats can be raised to a maximum of +6 stages each.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Buginium Z and uses its Z-Power, Quiver Dance turns into Z-Quiver Dance and eliminates any stat drops applied to the user, in addition to its usual effect as above.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets the user.

Other languages

English Quiver Dance
Japanese ちょうのまい (Chō no Mai)
German Falterreigen
French Papillodanse
Italian Eledanza
Spanish Danza Aleteo

Game descriptions

Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user lightly performs a beautiful, mystic dance. It boosts the user’s Sp. Atk, Sp. Def, and Speed stats.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user lightly performs a beautiful, mystic dance. This boosts the user’s Sp. Atk, Sp. Def, and Speed stats.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
L.G. Pikachu​/​L.G. Eevee
The user lightly performs a beautiful, mystic dance. This boosts the user’s Sp. Atk, Sp. Def, and Speed stats.
Sword​/​Shield The user lightly performs a beautiful, mystic dance. This boosts the user’s Sp. Atk, Sp. Def, and Speed stats.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Quiver Dance 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.

Butterfree
#012 / Bug · Flying
Level 44
Bellossom
#182 / Grass
Level 1
Lilligant
#549 / Grass
Level 1
Volcarona
#637 / Bug · Fire
Level 1
Cutiefly
#742 / Bug · Fairy
Level 54
Ribombee
#743 / Bug · Fairy
Level 64
Frosmoth
#873 / Ice · Bug
Level 52