Scale Shot (move)

Move data

Type Dragon
Category Physical  Physical
Power 25
Accuracy 90
PP 20  (max. 32)
Makes contact? No
Introduced Generation 8

Effects

The user attacks by shooting scales two to five times in a row. This move boosts the user’s Speed stat but lowers its Defense stat.

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

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Scale Shot
Japanese スケイルショット
German Schuppenschuss
French Rafale Écailles
Italian Squamacolpo
Spanish Ráfaga Escamas

Game descriptions

B.Diamond​/​S.Pearl This move can’t be used. It’s recommended that this move is forgotten. Once forgotten, this move can’t be remembered.
Scarlet​/​Violet The user attacks by shooting scales two to five times in a row. This move boosts the user’s Speed stat but lowers its Defense stat.

Learnt by move tutor

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

Horsea
#116 / Water
Seadra
#117 / Water
Goldeen
#118 / Water
Seaking
#119 / Water
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Kingdra
#230 / Water · Dragon
Lugia
#249 / Psychic · Flying
Carvanha
#318 / Water · Dark
Sharpedo
#319 / Water · Dark
Flygon
#330 / Ground · Dragon
Feebas
#349 / Water
Milotic
#350 / Water
Relicanth
#369 / Water · Rock
Gible
#443 / Dragon · Ground
Gabite
#444 / Dragon · Ground
Dialga
#483 / Steel · Dragon
Palkia
#484 / Water · Dragon
Basculin
Red-Striped Form
#550 / Water
Axew
#610 / Dragon
Reshiram
#643 / Dragon · Fire
Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem
White Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Kyurem
Black Kyurem
#646 / Dragon · Ice
Skrelp
#690 / Poison · Water
Tyrunt
#696 / Rock · Dragon
Zygarde
50% Forme
#718 / Dragon · Ground
Wishiwashi
Solo Form
#746 / Water
Salandit
#757 / Poison · Fire
Salazzle
#758 / Poison · Fire
Drampa
#780 / Normal · Dragon
Chewtle
#833 / Water
Drednaw
#834 / Water · Rock