Soak (move)

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Move data

Type Water
Category Status
Power
Accuracy 100
PP 20  (max. 32)
Introduced Generation 5

Effects

Soak changes the target's type to Water. It does not work on Pokémon with the ability Multitype.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Waterium Z and uses its Z-Power, Soak turns into Z-Soak and raises Special Attack one stage, in addition to its usual effect as above.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokemon.

Game descriptions

Black/White
Black 2/White 2
The user shoots a torrent of water at the target and changes the target’s type to Water.
X/Y
O.Ruby/A.Sapphire
The user shoots a torrent of water at the target and changes the target’s type to Water.
Sun/Moon The user shoots a torrent of water at the target and changes the target’s type to Water.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Soak at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Omega Ruby & Alpha Sapphire and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

PsyduckPsyduck
#054 / Water
Level 36
GolduckGolduck
#055 / Water
Level 38
GoldeenGoldeen
#118 / Water
Level 40
SeakingSeaking
#119 / Water
Level 46
RemoraidRemoraid
#223 / Water
Level 50
OctilleryOctillery
#224 / Water
Level 64
PelipperPelipper
#279 / Water · Flying
Level 1
FinneonFinneon
#456 / Water
Level 54
LumineonLumineon
#457 / Water
Level 1
LumineonLumineon
#457 / Water
Level 66
BasculinBasculin
#550 / Water
Level 32
AlomomolaAlomomola
#594 / Water
Level 33

Learnt by breeding

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

ChinchouChinchou
#170 / Water · Electric
Water 2
LanturnLanturn
#171 / Water · Electric
Water 2
MarillMarill
#183 / Water · Fairy
Fairy, Water 1
AzumarillAzumarill
#184 / Water · Fairy
Fairy, Water 1
WingullWingull
#278 / Water · Flying
Flying, Water 1
PelipperPelipper
#279 / Water · Flying
Flying, Water 1
AzurillAzurill
#298 / Normal · Fairy
Undiscovered
WailmerWailmer
#320 / Water
Field, Water 2
WailordWailord
#321 / Water
Field, Water 2
BuizelBuizel
#418 / Water
Field, Water 1
FloatzelFloatzel
#419 / Water
Field, Water 1