Venom Drench (move)

Move data

Type Poison
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy 100
PP 20  (max. 32)
Makes contact? No
Introduced Generation 6

Machine/Record

Sword​/​Shield TR91

Effects

If the target is poisoned, Venom Drench lowers its Attack, Special Attack and Speed by one stage each.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Poisonium Z and uses its Z-Power, Venom Drench turns into Z-Venom Drench and raises Defense one stage, in addition to its usual effect as above.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets all adjacent foes.

Other languages

English Venom Drench
Japanese ベノムトラップ (Venom Trap)
German Giftfalle
French Piège de Venin
Italian Velenotrappola
Spanish Trampa Venenosa

Game descriptions

X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
Opposing Pokémon are drenched in an odd poisonous liquid. This lowers the Attack, Sp. Atk, and Speed stats of a poisoned target.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
Opposing Pokémon are drenched in an odd poisonous liquid. This lowers the Attack, Sp. Atk, and Speed stats of a poisoned target.
Sword​/​Shield Opposing Pokémon are drenched in an odd poisonous liquid. This lowers the Attack, Sp. Atk, and Speed stats of a poisoned target.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Venom Drench at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Sword & Shield and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Roserade
#407 / Grass · Poison
Level 1
Stunky
#434 / Poison · Dark
Level 42
Skuntank
#435 / Poison · Dark
Level 48
Venipede
#543 / Bug · Poison
Level 40
Whirlipede
#544 / Bug · Poison
Level 50
Scolipede
#545 / Bug · Poison
Level 58
Mareanie
#747 / Poison · Water
Level 40
Toxapex
#748 / Poison · Water
Level 42
Salandit
#757 / Poison · Fire
Level 45
Salazzle
#758 / Poison · Fire
Level 51
Nihilego
#793 / Rock · Poison
Level 45
Poipole
#803 / Poison
Level 35
Naganadel
#804 / Poison · Dragon
Level 35
Toxtricity
Low Key Form
#849 / Electric · Poison
Level 20

Learnt by TR

Zubat
#041 / Poison · Flying
Golbat
#042 / Poison · Flying
Weezing
Galarian Weezing
#110 / Poison · Fairy
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Crobat
#169 / Poison · Flying
Slowking
Galarian Slowking
#199 / Poison · Psychic
Stunky
#434 / Poison · Dark
Skuntank
#435 / Poison · Dark
Drapion
#452 / Poison · Dark
Tympole
#535 / Water
Venipede
#543 / Bug · Poison
Scolipede
#545 / Bug · Poison
Accelgor
#617 / Bug
Skrelp
#690 / Poison · Water
Phantump
#708 / Ghost · Grass
Toxapex
#748 / Poison · Water
Salandit
#757 / Poison · Fire
Salazzle
#758 / Poison · Fire
Nihilego
#793 / Rock · Poison
Toxtricity
Low Key Form
#849 / Electric · Poison