Venoshock (move)

Move data

Type Poison
Category   Special
Power 65
Accuracy 100
PP 10  (max. 16)
Makes contact? No
Introduced Generation 5

Machine/Record

Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
TM09
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
TM09
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
TM09
Sword​/​Shield TM74

Effects

Inflicts double damage if the target is poisoned.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Poisonium Z and uses its Z-Power, Venoshock turns into Acid Downpour and has base power 120.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets a single adjacent Pokémon.

Other languages

English Venoshock
Japanese ベノムショック (Venom Shock)
German Giftschock
French Choc Venin
Italian Velenoshock
Spanish Cargatóxica

Game descriptions

Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user drenches the target in a special poisonous liquid. Its power is doubled if the target is poisoned.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user drenches the target in a special poisonous liquid. This move’s power is doubled if the target is poisoned.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user drenches the target in a special poisonous liquid. This move’s power is doubled if the target is poisoned.
Sword​/​Shield The user drenches the target in a special poisonous liquid. This move’s power is doubled if the target is poisoned.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Venoshock 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.

Stunky
#434 / Poison · Dark
Level 21
Skuntank
#435 / Poison · Dark
Level 21
Skorupi
#451 / Poison · Bug
Level 21
Drapion
#452 / Poison · Dark
Level 21
Croagunk
#453 / Poison · Fighting
Level 20
Toxicroak
#454 / Poison · Fighting
Level 20
Venipede
#543 / Bug · Poison
Level 24
Whirlipede
#544 / Bug · Poison
Level 26
Scolipede
#545 / Bug · Poison
Level 26
Mareanie
#747 / Poison · Water
Level 15
Toxapex
#748 / Poison · Water
Level 15
Salandit
#757 / Poison · Fire
Level 35
Salazzle
#758 / Poison · Fire
Level 37
Toxtricity
Amped Form
#849 / Electric · Poison
Level 20
Eternatus
#890 / Poison · Dragon
Level 16

Learnt by TM

Ivysaur
#002 / Grass · Poison
Oddish
#043 / Grass · Poison
Gloom
#044 / Grass · Poison
Slowbro
Galarian Slowbro
#080 / Poison · Psychic
Gastly
#092 / Ghost · Poison
Haunter
#093 / Ghost · Poison
Gengar
#094 / Ghost · Poison
Weezing
Galarian Weezing
#110 / Poison · Fairy
Mew
#151 / Psychic
Scizor
#212 / Bug · Steel
Shuckle
#213 / Bug · Rock
Roselia
#315 / Grass · Poison
Budew
#406 / Grass · Poison
Vespiquen
#416 / Bug · Flying
Stunky
#434 / Poison · Dark
Skuntank
#435 / Poison · Dark
Skorupi
#451 / Poison · Bug
Drapion
#452 / Poison · Dark
Venipede
#543 / Bug · Poison
Scolipede
#545 / Bug · Poison
Foongus
#590 / Grass · Poison
Shelmet
#616 / Bug
Accelgor
#617 / Bug
Skrelp
#690 / Poison · Water
Toxapex
#748 / Poison · Water
Salandit
#757 / Poison · Fire
Salazzle
#758 / Poison · Fire
Golisopod
#768 / Bug · Water
Toxtricity
Amped Form
#849 / Electric · Poison
Sizzlipede
#850 / Fire · Bug
Centiskorch
#851 / Fire · Bug