Glaciate (move)

こごえるせかい Frozen World
Type  Ice
Category  Special
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  65
Accuracy  95%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
  • Does not make contact
  • Affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
Affects all adjacent foes, but not allies
Introduced  Generation V
Condition  Beautiful
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  Beautiful
Appeal  0  
Condition  Beautiful
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
Jamming  0  
Temporarily stops the crowd from growing excited.

Glaciate (Japanese: こごえるせかい Frozen World) is a damage-dealing Ice-type move introduced in Generation V. It is one of the signature moves of Kyurem. It is considered to be a more powerful version of Icy Wind.


Glaciate inflicts damage and lowers the target's Speed stat by one stage. Glaciate hits all opponents in Double Battles and all adjacent opponents in Triple Battles.


Games Description
BWB2W2 The user attacks by blowing freezing cold air at opposing Pokémon. This attack reduces the targets' Speed stat.
XYORAS The user attacks by blowing freezing cold air at opposing Pokémon. This lowers their Speed stat.


By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
646 Kyurem Kyurem Dragon Ice 50 50
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.

By event

Generation V

#   Pokémon Type Obtained with
494 494 Victini Psychic Fire Pokémon Center Tohoku Victini
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

In the manga

In the Be the Best! Pokémon B+W manga

In other generations

Glaciate BW.png Glaciate B2W2.png
Generation I RBY Generation I
Generation I
Generation II Generation II
Generation II
Crystal Generation III Generation III
Generation III
FRLG Generation IV Generation IV
Generation IV
PtHGSS HGSS BW BW B2W2 Generation V
Generation V
XY ORAS Stadium (Jap) Stadium Stadium 2 Colosseum XD Battle Revolution Battle Revolution
(alternative animation)
Battrio Mystery Dungeon PMD: Red and Blue PMD: Time, Darkness, Sky Rumble Rumble Blast


In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 冰凍世界 Bīngdòng Shìjiè
France Flag.png French Ère Glaciaire*
Germany Flag.png German Eiszeit
Italy Flag.png Italian Gelamondo
South Korea Flag.png Korean 얼다세계 Ulda-saegyae
Portugal Flag.png Portuguese Glaciar
Spain Flag.png Spanish Mundo Gélido

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