Steam Eruption (move)

Move data

Type Water
Category   Special
Power 110
Accuracy 95
PP 5  (max. 8)
Introduced Generation 6

Effects

Steam Eruption deals damage and has a 30% chance of burning the target.

Fire type Pokémon, those with the ability Water Veil or those behind a Substitute cannot be burned.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Waterium Z and uses its Z-Power, Steam Eruption turns into Hydro Vortex and has base power 185.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Steam Eruption
Japanese スチームバースト (Steam Burst)
German Dampfschwall
French Jet de Vapeur
Italian Vaporscoppio
Spanish Chorro de Vapor

Game descriptions

X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user immerses the target in superheated steam. This may also leave the target with a burn.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user immerses the target in superheated steam. This may also leave the target with a burn.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Steam Eruption 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.

Volcanion
#721 / Fire · Water
Level 1
Volcanion
#721 / Fire · Water
Level 85