Venoshock (move)

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Move data

Type Poison
Category Special
Power 65
Accuracy 100
PP 10  (max. 16)
Introduced Generation 5

Technical/Hidden Machine

Black/White
Black 2/White 2
TM09
X/Y
Omega Ruby/Alpha Sapphire
TM09
Sun/Moon TM09

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 Pokemon.

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

BeedrillBeedrill
#015 / Bug · Poison
Level 23
ZubatZubat
#041 / Poison · Flying
Level 37
GolbatGolbat
#042 / Poison · Flying
Level 43
CrobatCrobat
#169 / Poison · Flying
Level 43
DustoxDustox
#269 / Bug · Poison
Level 20
SeviperSeviper
#336 / Poison
Level 16
SkorupiSkorupi
#451 / Poison · Bug
Level 27
DrapionDrapion
#452 / Poison · Dark
Level 27
CroagunkCroagunk
#453 / Poison · Fighting
Level 36
ToxicroakToxicroak
#454 / Poison · Fighting
Level 36
VenipedeVenipede
#543 / Bug · Poison
Level 26
VenipedeVenipede
#543 / Bug · Poison
Level 38
WhirlipedeWhirlipede
#544 / Bug · Poison
Level 28
ScolipedeScolipede
#545 / Bug · Poison
Level 28
MareanieMareanie
#747 / Poison · Water
Level 25
ToxapexToxapex
#748 / Poison · Water
Level 25
SalanditSalandit
#757 / Poison · Fire
Level 37
SalazzleSalazzle
#758 / Poison · Fire
Level 39
NihilegoNihilego
#793 / Rock · Poison
Level 23

Learnt by TM

BulbasaurBulbasaur
#001 / Grass · Poison
IvysaurIvysaur
#002 / Grass · Poison
VenusaurVenusaur
#003 / Grass · Poison
ButterfreeButterfree
#012 / Bug · Flying
BeedrillBeedrill
#015 / Bug · Poison
Alolan RaticateRaticate
Alolan Raticate
#020 / Dark · Normal
EkansEkans
#023 / Poison
ArbokArbok
#024 / Poison
Nidoran♀Nidoran♀
#029 / Poison
NidorinaNidorina
#030 / Poison
NidoqueenNidoqueen
#031 / Poison · Ground
Nidoran♂Nidoran♂
#032 / Poison
NidorinoNidorino
#033 / Poison
NidokingNidoking
#034 / Poison · Ground
ZubatZubat
#041 / Poison · Flying
GolbatGolbat
#042 / Poison · Flying
OddishOddish
#043 / Grass · Poison
GloomGloom
#044 / Grass · Poison
VileplumeVileplume
#045 / Grass · Poison
ParasParas
#046 / Bug · Grass
ParasectParasect
#047 / Bug · Grass
VenonatVenonat
#048 / Bug · Poison
VenomothVenomoth
#049 / Bug · Poison
BellsproutBellsprout
#069 / Grass · Poison
WeepinbellWeepinbell
#070 / Grass · Poison
VictreebelVictreebel
#071 / Grass · Poison
TentacoolTentacool
#072 / Water · Poison
TentacruelTentacruel
#073 / Water · Poison
GrimerGrimer
#088 / Poison
Alolan GrimerGrimer
Alolan Grimer
#088 / Poison · Dark
MukMuk
#089 / Poison
Alolan MukMuk
Alolan Muk
#089 / Poison · Dark
GastlyGastly
#092 / Ghost · Poison
HaunterHaunter
#093 / Ghost · Poison
GengarGengar
#094 / Ghost · Poison
KoffingKoffing
#109 / Poison
WeezingWeezing
#110 / Poison
MewMew
#151 / Psychic
SpinarakSpinarak
#167 / Bug · Poison
AriadosAriados
#168 / Bug · Poison
CrobatCrobat
#169 / Poison · Flying
BellossomBellossom
#182 / Grass
PinecoPineco
#204 / Bug
ForretressForretress
#205 / Bug · Steel
GligarGligar
#207 / Ground · Flying
QwilfishQwilfish
#211 / Water · Poison
ScizorScizor
#212 / Bug · Steel
ShuckleShuckle
#213 / Bug · Rock
HeracrossHeracross
#214 / Bug · Fighting
BeautiflyBeautifly
#267 / Bug · Flying
DustoxDustox
#269 / Bug · Poison
ShroomishShroomish
#285 / Grass
BreloomBreloom
#286 / Grass · Fighting
RoseliaRoselia
#315 / Grass · Poison
GulpinGulpin
#316 / Poison
SwalotSwalot
#317 / Poison
CacneaCacnea
#331 / Grass
CacturneCacturne
#332 / Grass · Dark
SeviperSeviper
#336 / Poison
BudewBudew
#406 / Grass · Poison
RoseradeRoserade
#407 / Grass · Poison
Wormadam (Plant Cloak)Wormadam
Plant Cloak
#413 / Bug · Grass
Wormadam (Sandy Cloak)Wormadam
Sandy Cloak
#413 / Bug · Ground
Wormadam (Trash Cloak)Wormadam
Trash Cloak
#413 / Bug · Steel
MothimMothim
#414 / Bug · Flying
VespiquenVespiquen
#416 / Bug · Flying
StunkyStunky
#434 / Poison · Dark
SkuntankSkuntank
#435 / Poison · Dark
SkorupiSkorupi
#451 / Poison · Bug
DrapionDrapion
#452 / Poison · Dark
CroagunkCroagunk
#453 / Poison · Fighting
ToxicroakToxicroak
#454 / Poison · Fighting
GliscorGliscor
#472 / Ground · Flying
SeismitoadSeismitoad
#537 / Water · Ground
VenipedeVenipede
#543 / Bug · Poison
WhirlipedeWhirlipede
#544 / Bug · Poison
ScolipedeScolipede
#545 / Bug · Poison
TrubbishTrubbish
#568 / Poison
GarbodorGarbodor
#569 / Poison
FoongusFoongus
#590 / Grass · Poison
AmoongussAmoonguss
#591 / Grass · Poison
ShelmetShelmet
#616 / Bug
AccelgorAccelgor
#617 / Bug
SkrelpSkrelp
#690 / Poison · Water
DragalgeDragalge
#691 / Poison · Dragon
ClauncherClauncher
#692 / Water
ClawitzerClawitzer
#693 / Water
MareanieMareanie
#747 / Poison · Water
ToxapexToxapex
#748 / Poison · Water
SalanditSalandit
#757 / Poison · Fire
SalazzleSalazzle
#758 / Poison · Fire
GolisopodGolisopod
#768 / Bug · Water
TurtonatorTurtonator
#776 / Fire · Dragon
BruxishBruxish
#779 / Water · Psychic
NihilegoNihilego
#793 / Rock · Poison