Quiver Dance (move)

Move data

Type Bug
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy
PP 20  (max. 32)
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.

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
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 Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Butterfree
#012 / Bug · Flying
Level 47
Venomoth
#049 / Bug · Poison
Level 1
Venomoth
#049 / Bug · Poison
Level 63
Bellossom
#182 / Grass
Level 39
Beautifly
#267 / Bug · Flying
Level 40
Dustox
#269 / Bug · Poison
Level 40
Masquerain
#284 / Bug · Flying
Level 1
Masquerain
#284 / Bug · Flying
Level 52
Wormadam
Plant Cloak
#413 / Bug · Grass
Level 1
Wormadam
Sandy Cloak
#413 / Bug · Ground
Level 1
Wormadam
Trash Cloak
#413 / Bug · Steel
Level 1
Mothim
#414 / Bug · Flying
Level 1
Lilligant
#549 / Grass
Level 28
Volcarona
#637 / Bug · Fire
Level 1
Vivillon
#666 / Bug · Flying
Level 45
Cutiefly
#742 / Bug · Fairy
Level 41
Ribombee
#743 / Bug · Fairy
Level 49
Pheromosa
#795 / Bug · Fighting
Level 1