Scale Shot


Base PowerPower PointsAccuracy
Effect ChancePriorityTarget
100%0Single non-user

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The user attacks by shooting scales two to five times in a row. This move boosts the user's Speed stat but lowers its Defense stat.


Hits 2–5 times in one turn.

Has a 3/8 chance each to hit 2 or 3 times, and a 1/8 chance each to hit 4 or 5 times. Averages to 3 hits per use. Pokémon with Skill Link will always hit 5 times with this move.

If this move does not miss, raises the user's Speed by 1 stage and lowers the user's Defense by 1 stage.

Pokémon that learn Scale Shot by move tutor (37)

Phoenixdex Pokémon (24)

Canon Pokémon (13)