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Brine (move)

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Brine
しおみず Salt Water
Brine V.png
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Type  Water
Category  Special
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  65
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation IV
Condition  Smart
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Jam  0  
Increases judges voltage by 2
Condition  Smart
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Earn +2 if the Judge's Voltage goes up.

Brine (Japanese: しおみず Salt Water) is a damage-dealing Water-type move introduced in Generation IV. It is TM55 in Generation IV, and obtained by defeating Crasher Wake.

Effect

Brine inflicts damage, and its power doubles to 130 when the target is at or below 50% health.

Description

Games Description
DPPtHGSS If the foe’s HP is down to about half, this attack will hit with double the power.*
If the foe’s HP is down to under half, this attack will hit with double the power.*
PMDTDS Inflicts damage on the target. It will inflict double damage if the target's HP is down to half or lower.
BWB2W2Conq If the target's HP is down to about half, this attack will hit with double the power.
XY If the target's HP is half or less, this attack will hit with double the power.

Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Type Level
I II III IV V VI
086 Seel Seel Water Water 33 33 33
087 Dewgong Dewgong Water Ice 33 33 33
090 Shellder Shellder Water Water 44 44 44
098 Krabby Krabby Water Water 39 39 39
099 Kingler Kingler Water Water 51 51 51
116 Horsea Horsea Water Water 30 30 30
117 Seadra Seadra Water Water 30 30 30
120 Staryu Staryu Water Water     36 36
131 Lapras Lapras Water Ice 37 37 37
138 Omanyte Omanyte Rock Water 28 28 28
139 Omastar Omastar Rock Water 28 28 28
211 Qwilfish Qwilfish Water Poison 33 33 33
230 Kingdra Kingdra Water Dragon 30 30 30
279 Pelipper Pelipper Water Flying     34 34
297 Hariyama Hariyama Fighting Fighting -- -- --
320 Wailmer Wailmer Water Water 31 31 31
321 Wailord Wailord Water Water 31 31 31
367 Huntail Huntail Water Water 28 28 28
393 Piplup Piplup Water Water 29 29 29
394 Prinplup Prinplup Water Water 33 33 33
395 Empoleon Empoleon Water Steel 33 33 33
515 Panpour Panpour Water Water   34 34
564 Tirtouga Tirtouga Water Rock   28 28
565 Carracosta Carracosta Water Rock   28 28
592 Frillish Frillish Water Ghost   32 32
593 Jellicent Jellicent Water Ghost   32 32
594 Alomomola Alomomola Water Water   41 41
613 Cubchoo Cubchoo Ice Ice   21 21
614 Beartic Beartic Ice Ice   21 21
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 Type Father
II III IV V VI
007 Squirtle Squirtle Water Water no SeelDewgongHorseaSeadraKingdraLaprasOmanyteOmastarHuntailPiplupPrinplupEmpoleonTirtougaCarracostaAlomomola SeelDewgongHorseaSeadraKingdraLaprasOmanyteOmastarPelipperHuntailPiplupPrinplupEmpoleonTirtougaCarracostaAlomomola SeelDewgongHorseaSeadraKingdraLaprasOmanyteOmastarPelipperHuntailPiplupPrinplupEmpoleonTirtougaCarracostaAlomomola
170 Chinchou Chinchou Water Electric no QwilfishWailmerWailordAlomomola QwilfishWailmerWailordAlomomola
211 Qwilfish Qwilfish Water Poison no QwilfishWailmerWailordAlomomola QwilfishWailmerWailordAlomomola
278 Wingull Wingull Water Flying no SeelDewgongHorseaSeadraKingdraLaprasOmanyteOmastarHuntailPiplupPrinplupEmpoleonTirtougaCarracostaAlomomola SeelDewgongHorseaSeadraKingdraLaprasOmanyteOmastarPelipperHuntailPiplupPrinplupEmpoleonTirtougaCarracostaAlomomola SeelDewgongHorseaSeadraKingdraLaprasOmanyteOmastarPelipperHuntailPiplupPrinplupEmpoleonTirtougaCarracostaAlomomola
318 Carvanha Carvanha Water Dark no QwilfishWailmerWailordAlomomola QwilfishWailmerWailordAlomomola
349 Feebas Feebas Water Water no SeelDewgongHorseaSeadraKingdraLaprasOmanyteOmastarHuntailPiplupPrinplupEmpoleonTirtougaCarracostaAlomomola SeelDewgongHorseaSeadraKingdraLaprasOmanyteOmastarPelipperHuntailPiplupPrinplupEmpoleonTirtougaCarracostaAlomomola SeelDewgongHorseaSeadraKingdraLaprasOmanyteOmastarPelipperHuntailPiplupPrinplupEmpoleonTirtougaCarracostaAlomomola
366 Clamperl Clamperl Water Water no SeelDewgongHorseaSeadraKingdraLaprasOmanyteOmastarHuntailPiplupPrinplupEmpoleonTirtougaCarracostaAlomomola SeelDewgongHorseaSeadraKingdraLaprasOmanyteOmastarPelipperHuntailPiplupPrinplupEmpoleonTirtougaCarracostaAlomomola SeelDewgongHorseaSeadraKingdraLaprasOmanyteOmastarPelipperHuntailPiplupPrinplupEmpoleonTirtougaCarracostaAlomomola
369 Relicanth Relicanth Water Rock no SeelDewgongHorseaSeadraKingdraLaprasOmanyteOmastarQwilfishWailmerWailordHuntailPiplupPrinplupEmpoleonTirtougaCarracostaAlomomola SeelDewgongHorseaSeadraKingdraLaprasOmanyteOmastarQwilfishPelipperWailmerWailordHuntailPiplupPrinplupEmpoleonTirtougaCarracostaAlomomola SeelDewgongHorseaSeadraKingdraLaprasOmanyteOmastarQwilfishPelipperWailmerWailordHuntailPiplupPrinplupEmpoleonTirtougaCarracostaAlomomola
370 Luvdisc Luvdisc Water Water no QwilfishWailmerWailordAlomomola QwilfishWailmerWailordAlomomola
422 Shellos Shellos Water Water no SeelDewgongHorseaSeadraKingdraLaprasOmanyteOmastarHuntailPiplupPrinplupEmpoleonTirtougaCarracostaFrillishJellicentAlomomola SeelDewgongHorseaSeadraKingdraLaprasOmanyteOmastarPelipperHuntailPiplupPrinplupEmpoleonTirtougaCarracostaFrillishJellicentAlomomola SeelDewgongHorseaSeadraKingdraLaprasOmanyteOmastarPelipperHuntailPiplupPrinplupEmpoleonTirtougaCarracostaFrillishJellicentAlomomola
456 Finneon Finneon Water Water no QwilfishWailmerWailordAlomomola QwilfishWailmerWailordAlomomola
501 Oshawott Oshawott Water Water no SeelDewgongWailmerWailordPiplupPrinplupEmpoleonPanpourCubchooBeartic SeelDewgongWailmerWailordPiplupPrinplupEmpoleonPanpourCubchooBeartic
550 Basculin Basculin Water Water no QwilfishWailmerWailordAlomomola QwilfishWailmerWailordAlomomola
580 Ducklett Ducklett Water Flying no SeelDewgongHorseaSeadraKingdraLaprasOmanyteOmastarHuntailPiplupPrinplupEmpoleonTirtougaCarracostaAlomomola SeelDewgongHorseaSeadraKingdraLaprasOmanyteOmastarPelipperHuntailPiplupPrinplupEmpoleonTirtougaCarracostaAlomomola SeelDewgongHorseaSeadraKingdraLaprasOmanyteOmastarPelipperHuntailPiplupPrinplupEmpoleonTirtougaCarracostaAlomomola
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By TM

# Pokémon Type Machine
I
--
II
--
III
--
IV
TM55
V
--
VI
--
007 Squirtle Squirtle Water Water
008 Wartortle Wartortle Water Water
009 Blastoise Blastoise Water Water
054 Psyduck Psyduck Water Water
055 Golduck Golduck Water Water
072 Tentacool Tentacool Water Poison
073 Tentacruel Tentacruel Water Poison
079 Slowpoke Slowpoke Water Psychic
080 Slowbro Slowbro Water Psychic
086 Seel Seel Water Water
087 Dewgong Dewgong Water Ice
090 Shellder Shellder Water Water
091 Cloyster Cloyster Water Ice
098 Krabby Krabby Water Water
099 Kingler Kingler Water Water
116 Horsea Horsea Water Water
117 Seadra Seadra Water Water
120 Staryu Staryu Water Water
121 Starmie Starmie Water Psychic
130 Gyarados Gyarados Water Flying
131 Lapras Lapras Water Ice
134 Vaporeon Vaporeon Water Water
138 Omanyte Omanyte Rock Water
139 Omastar Omastar Rock Water
140 Kabuto Kabuto Rock Water
141 Kabutops Kabutops Rock Water
151 Mew Mew Psychic Psychic
170 Chinchou Chinchou Water Electric
171 Lanturn Lanturn Water Electric
199 Slowking Slowking Water Psychic
211 Qwilfish Qwilfish Water Poison
222 Corsola Corsola Water Rock
223 Remoraid Remoraid Water Water
224 Octillery Octillery Water Water
226 Mantine Mantine Water Flying
230 Kingdra Kingdra Water Dragon
245 Suicune Suicune Water Water
249 Lugia Lugia Psychic Flying
278 Wingull Wingull Water Flying
279 Pelipper Pelipper Water Flying
297 Hariyama Hariyama Fighting Fighting
318 Carvanha Carvanha Water Dark
319 Sharpedo Sharpedo Water Dark
320 Wailmer Wailmer Water Water
321 Wailord Wailord Water Water
363 Spheal Spheal Ice Water
364 Sealeo Sealeo Ice Water
365 Walrein Walrein Ice Water
366 Clamperl Clamperl Water Water
367 Huntail Huntail Water Water
368 Gorebyss Gorebyss Water Water
369 Relicanth Relicanth Water Rock
370 Luvdisc Luvdisc Water Water
382 Kyogre Kyogre Water Water
393 Piplup Piplup Water Water
394 Prinplup Prinplup Water Water
395 Empoleon Empoleon Water Steel
418 Buizel Buizel Water Water
419 Floatzel Floatzel Water Water
422 Shellos Shellos Water Water
423 Gastrodon Gastrodon Water Ground
456 Finneon Finneon Water Water
457 Lumineon Lumineon Water Water
484 Palkia Palkia Water Dragon
489 Phione Phione Water Water
490 Manaphy Manaphy Water Water
493 Arceus Arceus Normal Normal
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 V

#   Pokémon Type Obtained with
054 054 Psyduck Water Dream World - Pleasant Forest
079 079 Slowpoke Water Psychic Dream World - Sparkling Sea
116 116 HorseaLv.10 Water Dream World - Sparkling Sea
223 223 Remoraid Water Dream World - Sparkling Sea
580 580 Ducklett Water Flying Dream World - Windswept Sky
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 other games

Pokémon Conquest

Brine is the only move of Simipour. It doubles in power if the target has less than half their HP.

     
     
     
  ^  
     
★★★
Orange squares indicate hit area.
Blue squares indicate area Pokémon the Pokémon will need to move to perform the move.
Red squares indicate the knockback on hit Pokémon.
Table assumes the Pokémon is in the square marked by ^.

In the anime

Tirtouga Brine.png Wailmer Brine.png Marilyn Shellder Brine.png Brycen Beartic Brine.png
Tirtouga Wailmer Shellder Beartic
Salt water is blasted from the user's body.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
320 Wailmer Wailmer points its blow hole at the opponent and releases a stream of water from it.
A Coordinator's Wailmer Pruning a Passel of Pals! Debut
090 Shellder Shellder releases a strong stream of water from its mouth, propelling it through the air and making it slam into the opponent.
Marilyn's Shellder Battling a Cute Drama! None
565 Carracosta Carracosta fires a powerful stream of water from its mouth at the opponent.
Three wild Carracosta A Restoration Confrontation! Part 1 None
564 Tirtouga Tirtouga fires a powerful stream of water from its mouth at the opponent.
A wild Tirtouga A Restoration Confrontation! Part 1 None
614 Beartic Beartic fires a powerful stream of water from its mouth at the opponent.
Brycen's Beartic Guarding the Guardian of the Mountain! None

In the manga

In the Pokémon Adventures manga


In the Pokémon Diamond and Pearl Adventure! manga


In other generations

Brine IV.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)
FRLG Generation IV Generation IV
(Japanese)
Generation IV
(international)
PtHGSS HGSS Generation V BW B2W2 XY Generation V
(Japanese)
Generation V
(international)
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

  • Brine is the only Water-type Smart move.
  • Brine is the only Generation IV Water-type move that doesn’t have the word “aqua” in its name.

In other languages

Language Title
Mandarin Chinese 鹽水 Yánshuǐ
The Netherlands Flag.png Dutch Zilt
France Flag.png French Saumure
Germany Flag.png German Lake
Greece Flag.png Greek Άλμη
Italy Flag.png Italian Acquadisale
South Korea Flag.png Korean 소금물 Sogeummul
Poland Flag.png Polish Bryza
Portuguese Brazil Flag.png Brazil Salmoura
Portugal Flag.png Portugal Salmoura
Romania Flag.png Romanian Apă Sărată
Serbia Flag.png Serbian Slana Voda
Spanish CELAC Flag.png Latin America Agua Salada
Spain Flag.png Spain Salmuera


Variations of the move Brine
Special BrineHexVenoshock


Generation IV TMs
01020304050607080910111213141516171819202122232425
26272829303132333435363738394041424344454647484950
51525354555657585960616263646566676869707172737475
7677787980818283848586878889909192
Generation IV HMs
01020304 • 05 (DPPtHGSS) • 060708


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Last modified on 30 June 2014, at 17:54