Soak (move)

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

Psyduck
#054 / Water
Level 31
Golduck
#055 / Water
Level 31
Goldeen
#118 / Water
Level 40
Seaking
#119 / Water
Level 46
Remoraid
#223 / Water
Level 50
Octillery
#224 / Water
Level 64
Pelipper
#279 / Water · Flying
Level 1
Wailord
#321 / Water
Level 1
Luvdisc
#370 / Water
Level 42
Finneon
#456 / Water
Level 54
Lumineon
#457 / Water
Level 1
Lumineon
#457 / Water
Level 66
Basculin
Red-Striped Form
#550 / Water
Level 23
Alomomola
#594 / Water
Level 33
Wishiwashi
Solo Form
#746 / Water
Level 46
Araquanid
#752 / Water · Bug
Level 1
Pyukumuku
#771 / Water
Level 41
Tapu Fini
#788 / Water · Fairy
Level 20

Learnt by breeding

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