Mud Shot (move)

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Mud Shot
マッドショット Mud Shot
Mud Shot.png
Mud Shot 2.png
Type  Ground
Category  Special
PP  15 (max. 24)
Power  55
Accuracy  95%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation III
Condition  Tough
Appeal  1
Jam  3 ♥♥♥
Badly startles those that have made appeals.
Condition  Tough
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Enables the user to perform last in the next turn.
Condition  Tough
Appeal  4 ♥♥♥♥
Jamming  0  
Quite an appealing move.

Mud Shot (Japanese: マッドショット Mud Shot) is a damage-dealing Ground-type move introduced in Generation III.

Effect

Mud Shot inflicts damage and then lowers the target's Speed stat by one stage.

Mud Shot can also be used as part of a Pokémon Contest combination, with the user gaining an extra appeal point if the move Sandstorm was used in the prior turn.

Description

Games Description
RSE Hurls mud at the foe and reduces Speed.
FRLG The user attacks by hurling mud. It also reduces the foe's Speed.
Colo.XD Hurls mud at the target and reduces Speed.
DPPtHGSSPBR The user attacks by hurling a blob of mud at the foe. It also reduces the target's Speed.
BWB2W2 The user attacks by hurling a blob of mud at the target. It also reduces the target's Speed.
XYORAS
SM
The user attacks by hurling a blob of mud at the target. This also lowers the target's Speed stat.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII
060 Poliwag Poliwag
WaterIC Big.png Water 1 Water 1 28 28 28 28
061 Poliwhirl Poliwhirl
WaterIC Big.png Water 1 Water 1 32 32 32 32
098 Krabby Krabby
WaterIC Big.png Water 3 Water 3 23 19 19 19 19
099 Kingler Kingler
WaterIC Big.png Water 3 Water 3 23 19 19 19 19
138 Omanyte Omanyte
RockIC Big.png
WaterIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 3 25 25 25 25 25
139 Omastar Omastar
RockIC Big.png
WaterIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 3 25 25 25 25 25
140 Kabuto Kabuto
RockIC Big.png
WaterIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 3 25 16 16 16 16
141 Kabutops Kabutops
RockIC Big.png
WaterIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 3 25 16 16 16 16
194 Wooper Wooper
WaterIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Water 1 Field 16 9 9 9 9
195 Quagsire Quagsire
WaterIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Water 1 Field 16 9 9 9 9
259 Marshtomp Marshtomp
WaterIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Monster Water 1 16 16 16 16 1, Evo.
260 Swampert Swampert
WaterIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Monster Water 1 16 16 16 16 1
383 Groudon Groudon
GroundIC Big.png Undiscovered Undiscovered 1 1 1 1 1
535 Tympole Tympole
WaterIC Big.png Water 1 Water 1 16 16 16
536 Palpitoad Palpitoad
WaterIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 1 16 16 16
537 Seismitoad Seismitoad
WaterIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 1 16 16 16
618 Stunfisk Stunfisk
GroundIC Big.png
ElectricIC Big.png
Water 1 Amorphous 13 13 13
645 Landorus Landorus
GroundIC Big.png
FlyingIC Big.png
Undiscovered Undiscovered 1 1 1
650 Chespin Chespin
GrassIC Big.png Field Field 35 35
651 Quilladin Quilladin
GrassIC Big.png Field Field 39 39
652 Chesnaught Chesnaught
GrassIC Big.png
FightingIC Big.png
Field Field 41 41
659 Bunnelby Bunnelby
NormalIC Big.png Field Field 18 18
660 Diggersby Diggersby
NormalIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Field Field 18 18
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By breeding

# Pokémon Types Parent
Egg Groups
Egg Move
II III IV V VI VII
027 Sandshrew Sandshrew
GroundIC Big.png Field Field HGSS
060 Poliwag Poliwag
WaterIC Big.png Water 1 Water 1
090 Shellder Shellder
WaterIC Big.png Water 3 Water 3
118 Goldeen Goldeen
WaterIC Big.png Water 2 Water 2
140 Kabuto Kabuto
RockIC Big.png
WaterIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 3
220 Swinub Swinub
IceIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Field Field
223 Remoraid Remoraid
WaterIC Big.png Water 1 Water 2
283 Surskit Surskit
BugIC Big.png
WaterIC Big.png
Water 1 Bug
328 Trapinch Trapinch
GroundIC Big.png Bug Bug HGSS
339 Barboach Barboach
WaterIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Water 2 Water 2
369 Relicanth Relicanth
WaterIC Big.png
RockIC Big.png
Water 1 Water 2
443 Gible Gible
DragonIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Monster Dragon HGSS
550 Basculin Basculin
WaterIC Big.png Water 2 Water 2
626 Bouffalant Bouffalant
NormalIC Big.png Field Field
736 Grubbin Grubbin
BugIC Big.png Bug Bug
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Special move

Generation III

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
220 Swinub Swinub
IceIC Big.png
GroundIC Big.png
Field Field Purified Shadow PokémonXD
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


In other games

Pokémon GO

Mud Shot
Fast Attack
Type Ground
Power 5
Energy boost 7%
Duration 0.6 seconds
Eligible Pokémon:
SandshrewSandslashDiglettDugtrioPoliwagPoliwhirl
PoliwrathGravelerGolemKrabbyKinglerGoldeen
OmanyteOmastarKabutoKabutopsPolitoedWooper
QuagsireRemoraidOctillery
  • Prior to an update to Niantic's servers on July 30, 2016, Mud Shot had a power of 12.
  • Prior to an update to Niantic's servers on February 16, 2017, Mud Shot had a power of 6 and a duration of 0.55 seconds.
  • Prior to an update to Niantic's servers on February 21, 2017, Mud Shot had a power of 9 and a duration of 1.05 seconds.

Diglett, Dugtrio, Graveler, and Golem may only know this move if they were obtained before August 20, 2016. Poliwrath and Kingler may only know this move if they were obtained before February 16, 2017.

Description

Games Description
MDRB Inflicts damage on the target. It also lowers the target's Movement Speed by one level.

In the anime

In the main series

Brock Marshtomp Mud Shot.png Clemont Bunnelby Mud Shot.png Ash Palpitoad Mud Shot.png Kenzo Kabutops Mud Shot.png
Marshtomp Bunnelby Palpitoad Kabutops
The user attacks by hurling a blob of mud at the foe.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
260 Swampert Swampert fires a huge ball of mud at the opponent from its mouth, or Swampert fires multiple glowing light blue balls at the opponent from its mouth, or Swampert fires a stream of dark brown mud from its mouth at the opponent.
Tommy's Swampert Abandon Ship! Debut
Tucker's Swampert Tactics Theatrics!! None
A wild Swampert Leading a Stray! None
259 Marshtomp Marshtomp fires a large ball of mud at the opponent from its mouth, or it fires multiple smaller balls of mud at the opponent, or Marshtomp fires a stream of mud at the opponent from its mouth, or Marshtomp fires light blue energy balls from its mouth at the opponent. When the balls hit the opponent, they turn into mud.
Nicholai's Marshtomp ZigZag Zangoose! None
Brock's Marshtomp A Chip off the Old Brock None
383 Groudon Groudon fires a spiral of mud from its mouth at the opponent.
A wild Groudon The Scuffle of Legends None
141 Kabutops Kabutops releases multiple light blue energy balls from its mouth at the opponent.
Dr. Kenzo's Kabutops Wild in the Streets! None
536 Palpitoad Palpitoad sticks out its long tongue and its starts to glow yellow. Palpitoad then swings its tongue from one side to another and the glow on its tongue disappears. As it does, multiple balls of brown mud form on the side of its tongue and fire at the opponent.
Ash's Palpitoad Facing Fear with Eyes Wide Open! None
537 Seismitoad Seismitoad takes in a breath and its chin expands. It then opens its mouth shooting out several balls of mud at the opponent
Edmund's Seismitoad The Clubsplosion Begins! None
659 Bunnelby Bunnelby creates a golden sphere from between its ears. The sphere splits into several balls of mud, which are then fired at the opponent.
Clemont's Bunnelby Kalos, Where Dreams and Adventures Begin! None
660 Diggersby The inside of Diggersby's mouth glows orange. It then fires multiple balls of mud from its mouth at the opponent.
Dolan's Diggersby To Catch a Pokémon Smuggler! None
A wild Diggersby A Trip Down Memory Train! None

In Pokémon Generations

None.png Wooper Mud Shot PG.png None.png None.png
Wooper
The user fires lumps of mud from there mouth.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
194 Wooper Wooper fires multiple lumps of blue-glowing mud out of its mouth at the opponent.
Three wild Wooper The Adventure Debut

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga


In the Pocket Monsters BW: The Heroes of Fire and Thunder manga


In other generations

Core series games

Mud Shot III.png Mud Shot IV.png Mud Shot V.png
Generation I RBY Generation I
(Japanese)
Generation I
(international)
Generation II Generation II
(Japanese)
Generation II
(international)
Crystal Generation III Generation III
(Japanese)
Generation III
(international)
RS FRLG FRLGE Generation IV Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
Generation VI 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

Spin-off series games

Mud Shot Colo.png Mud Shot XD.png Mud Shot PBR.png
Generation I RBY Generation I
(Japanese)
Generation I
(international)
Generation II Generation II
(Japanese)
Generation II
(international)
Crystal Generation III Generation III
(Japanese)
Generation III
(international)
RS FRLG FRLGE Generation IV Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
Generation VI 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
Mud Shot PMD RB.png
Generation I RBY Generation I
(Japanese)
Generation I
(international)
Generation II Generation II
(Japanese)
Generation II
(international)
Crystal Generation III Generation III
(Japanese)
Generation III
(international)
RS FRLG FRLGE Generation IV Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
Generation VI 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

Trivia

  • In Generation III, Secret Power has the same animation as Mud Shot if used in a sandy terrain. From Generation V onwards, Secret Power has the same animation as Mud Shot if used in puddles.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 泥巴射擊 Nàihbā Sehgīk
Mandarin 泥巴射擊 / 泥巴射击 Níbā Shèjí / Níbā Shèjī
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Modderschot
Finland Flag.png Finnish Mutamäjäys (AC)
Mutalaukaus (AB)
France Flag.png French Tir de Boue
Germany Flag.png German Lehmschuss
Greece Flag.png Greek Λασποβόλο
Israel Flag.png Hebrew יריית בוץ Yeriyat Botz
Italy Flag.png Italian Colpodifango
South Korea Flag.png Korean 머드숏 Mud Shot
Poland Flag.png Polish Błotny Strzał
Portuguese Brazil Flag.png Brazil Tiro de Lama
Portugal Flag.png Portugal Arremesso de Lama
Serbia Flag.png Serbian Hitac blatom
Spanish CELAC Flag.png Latin America Ataque de Lodo (AG032, AG098)
Bola de Lodo (AG048)
Disparo de Lodo (AG148, BW039-present)
Tiro de Lodo (AG153-AG167)
Spain Flag.png Spain Disparo Lodo*
Disp. Lodo*
Turkey Flag.png Turkish Çamur Atışı
Vietnam Flag.png Vietnamese Đạn Bùn


Variations of the move Icy Wind
Special Icy WindMud ShotElectrowebSnarl


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