Rock Polish (move)

Move data

Type Rock
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy
PP 20  (max. 32)
Introduced Generation 4

Technical/Hidden Machine

Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
TM69
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
TM69
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
TM69
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
TM69

Effects

Rock Polish raises the user's Speed by two stages.

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

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Rockium Z and uses its Z-Power, Rock Polish turns into Z-Rock Polish 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 Rock Polish
Japanese ロックカット (Rock Cut)
German Steinpolitur
French Poliroche
Italian Lucidatura
Spanish Pulimento

Game descriptions

Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The user polishes its body to reduce drag. It can sharply raise the Speed stat.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user polishes its body to reduce drag. It can sharply raise the Speed stat.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user polishes its body to reduce drag. This can sharply raise the Speed stat.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user polishes its body to reduce drag. This can sharply raise the Speed stat.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Rock Polish 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.

Geodude
#074 / Rock · Ground
Level 6
Geodude
Alolan Geodude
#074 / Rock · Electric
Level 6
Graveler
#075 / Rock · Ground
Level 1
Graveler
#075 / Rock · Ground
Level 6
Graveler
Alolan Graveler
#075 / Rock · Electric
Level 1
Graveler
Alolan Graveler
#075 / Rock · Electric
Level 6
Golem
#076 / Rock · Ground
Level 1
Golem
#076 / Rock · Ground
Level 6
Golem
Alolan Golem
#076 / Rock · Electric
Level 1
Golem
Alolan Golem
#076 / Rock · Electric
Level 6
Onix
#095 / Rock · Ground
Level 19
Lunatone
#337 / Rock · Psychic
Level 9
Solrock
#338 / Rock · Psychic
Level 9
Dwebble
#557 / Bug · Rock
Level 19
Crustle
#558 / Bug · Rock
Level 19
Binacle
#688 / Rock · Water
Level 24
Barbaracle
#689 / Rock · Water
Level 24

Learnt by TM

Geodude
Alolan Geodude
#074 / Rock · Electric
Graveler
Alolan Graveler
#075 / Rock · Electric
Golem
#076 / Rock · Ground
Golem
Alolan Golem
#076 / Rock · Electric
Grimer
Alolan Grimer
#088 / Poison · Dark
Muk
Alolan Muk
#089 / Poison · Dark
Onix
#095 / Rock · Ground
Rhydon
#112 / Ground · Rock
Omanyte
#138 / Rock · Water
Omastar
#139 / Rock · Water
Kabuto
#140 / Rock · Water
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Shuckle
#213 / Bug · Rock
Magcargo
#219 / Fire · Rock
Corsola
#222 / Water · Rock
Aron
#304 / Steel · Rock
Lairon
#305 / Steel · Rock
Aggron
#306 / Steel · Rock
Lileep
#345 / Rock · Grass
Cradily
#346 / Rock · Grass
Anorith
#347 / Rock · Bug
Armaldo
#348 / Rock · Bug
Regice
#378 / Ice
Bonsly
#438 / Rock
Dwebble
#557 / Bug · Rock
Crustle
#558 / Bug · Rock
Archen
#566 / Rock · Flying
Klink
#599 / Steel
Klang
#600 / Steel
Bisharp
#625 / Dark · Steel
Durant
#632 / Bug · Steel
Landorus
Incarnate Forme
#645 / Ground · Flying
Genesect
#649 / Bug · Steel
Binacle
#688 / Rock · Water
Tyrunt
#696 / Rock · Dragon
Amaura
#698 / Rock · Ice
Aurorus
#699 / Rock · Ice
Carbink
#703 / Rock · Fairy
Avalugg
#713 / Ice
Diancie
#719 / Rock · Fairy
Rockruff
Own Tempo Rockruff
#744 / Rock
Lycanroc
Midday Form
#745 / Rock
Lycanroc
Midnight Form
#745 / Rock
Lycanroc
Dusk Form
#745 / Rock
Minior
Meteor Form
#774 / Rock · Flying

Learnt by breeding

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