Aqua Ring (move)

Aqua Ring
アクアリング Aqua Ring
Aqua Ring VIII.png
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Type  Water
Category  Status
PP  20 (max. 32)
Power  —
Accuracy  —%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
  • Does not make contact
  • Not affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Affected by Snatch
  • Not affected by Mirror Move
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
Affects the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation IV
Condition  Beauty
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  Beauty
Appeal  0  
Increased Voltage is added to the performance score.
Condition  Beautiful
Appeal  1
Jamming  0  
Gets the Pokémon pumped up. Helps prevent nervousness, too.

Aqua Ring (Japanese: アクアリング Aqua Ring) is a non-damaging Water-type move introduced in Generation IV.

Effect

Generation IV

The user surrounds itself with a veil of water, allowing it to restore 1/16 of its max HP at the end of every turn. The effect of Aqua Ring can be Baton Passed, and will heal any Pokémon, regardless of its type.

If a Pokémon is holding a Big Root when Aqua Ring restores its HP, the amount of HP restored is increased by 30%.

Generation V onward

Aqua Ring can now be affected by Snatch.

If powered up by a Waterium Z into Z-Aqua Ring, the user's Defense stat rises by one stage.

Description

Games Description
DPPtHGSSPBR
BWB2W2
The user envelops itself in a veil made of water. It regains some HP on every turn.
XYORAS
SMUSUM
SwSh
The user envelops itself in a veil made of water. It regains some HP every turn.


Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII VIII
086   Seel
  Water 1 Field 23 23 23 23SMUSUM
087   Dewgong
 
 
Water 1 Field 23 23 23 23SMUSUM
118   Goldeen
  Water 2 Water 2 27 27 27XY
21ORAS
21SMUSUM 25
119   Seaking
  Water 2 Water 2 27 27 27XY
21ORAS
21SMUSUM 25
134   Vaporeon
  Field Field 43 43BW
25B2W2
25 25SMUSUM 35
170   Chinchou
 
 
Water 2 Water 2 39 42 42 42 32
171   Lanturn
 
 
Water 2 Water 2 47 52 52XY
47ORAS
47 36
183   Marill
 
 
Water 1 Fairy 23 23BW
28B2W2
28 28 24
184   Azumarill
 
 
Water 1 Fairy 27 27BW
31B2W2
31 31 30
222   Corsola
 
 
Water 1 Water 3 37 37BW
38B2W2
38 38 10
226   Mantine
 
 
Water 1 Water 1 46 46BW
39B2W2
39 39 36
350   Milotic
  Water 1 Dragon 49 49 49XY
21ORAS
17 12
368   Gorebyss
  Water 1 Water 1 24 24 24XY
19ORAS
19
370   Luvdisc
  Water 2 Water 2 37 46 46XY
40ORAS
40
382   Kyogre
  Undiscovered Undiscovered 30HGSS 30 30 30 54
456   Finneon
  Water 2 Water 2 33 33 33 33
457   Lumineon
  Water 2 Water 2 35 35 35 35
458   Mantyke
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered 46 46BW
39B2W2
39 39 36
484   Palkia
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered 24USUM 32
489   Phione
  Water 1 Fairy 54 54 54 54
490   Manaphy
  Water 1 Fairy 54 54 54 54
535   Tympole
  Water 1 Water 1 20 20 20 32
536   Palpitoad
 
 
Water 1 Water 1 20 20 20 37
537   Seismitoad
 
 
Water 1 Water 1 20 20 20 39
580   Ducklett
 
 
Water 1 Flying 24 24 24
581   Swanna
 
 
Water 1 Flying 24 24 24
594   Alomomola
  Water 1 Water 2 5 5 5
746   Wishiwashi
  Water 2 Water 2 17 36
751   Dewpider
 
 
Water 1 Bug 24 16
752   Araquanid
 
 
Water 1 Bug 26 16
788   Tapu Fini
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered 53 15
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 VIII
007   Squirtle
  Monster Water 1
072   Tentacool
 
 
Water 3 Water 3
090   Shellder
  Water 3 Water 3
222   Corsola
 
 
Water 1 Water 3
278   Wingull
 
 
Water 1 Flying
320   Wailmer
  Field Water 2 HGSS
363   Spheal
 
 
Water 1 Field HGSS
366   Clamperl
  Water 1 Water 1
370   Luvdisc
  Water 2 Water 2
393   Piplup
  Water 1 Field
418   Buizel
  Water 1 Field
515   Panpour
  Field Field
728   Popplio
  Water 1 Field
816   Sobble
  Water 1 Field
845   Cramorant
 
 
Water 1 Flying
875   Eiscue
  Water 1 Field
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 Types Egg Groups Obtained with
366   Clamperl
  Water 1 Water 1 Dream World - Sparkling Sea
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


Generation VII

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
363   Spheal
 
 
Water 1 Field Island Scan - Route 7SM
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 IV

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
245   Suicune
  Undiscovered Undiscovered Shiny Crown Suicune
Korean Crown Suicune
GameStop Suicune
Winter 2011 Suicune
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 Mystery Dungeon series

In Explorers of Time, Darkness and Sky, Aqua Ring is a move with 20PP. It causes the user to gain the Aqua Ring status for 9-16 turns, causing user to gain 8HP every 4 turns. This move is affected is affected by Snatch and Taunt.

Pokémon Rumble Blast

The Pokémon pauses for about two seconds, then it restores HP by 2s and 3s.

Description

Games Description
MDTDS Gives the user the Aqua Ring status, which restores its HP every few turns.
BSL じぶんを アクアリングじょうたいにかえる いっていターンごとに HPが かいふくする
MDGtI You'll get the Aqua Ring status, which keeps restoring your HP.
SMD It keeps restoring your HP.*
You'll get the Aqua Ring status condition, which keeps restoring your HP.*


In the anime

       
Swanna Milotic Lumineon
Rings of water surround the user.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
  Milotic Water droplets form around Milotic's body, and they combine together to create three rings of water that surround Milotic's body.
Wallace's Milotic Our Cup Runneth Over! Debut
  Lumineon Water droplets form around Lumineon's body and they combine together to create three rings of water that surround Lumineon's body.
Zoey's Lumineon Last Call - First Round! None
  Swanna Swanna creates multiple rings of water around its body. The rings heal Swanna, making it immune to all moves, then disappear.
Skyla's Swanna Cilan Takes Flight! None


In the manga

Pokémon Adventures


In other generations

Core series games

Side series games

Spin-off series games

Trivia

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 水流環 Séuilàuh Wàahn *
水柱圈 Séuichyúh Hyūn *
Mandarin 水流環 / 水流环 Shuǐliú Huán *
水柱圈 Shuǐzhù Quān *
  Dutch Waterring
  French Anneau Hydro
  German Wasserring
  Greek Υδάτινος Δακτύλιος Ydátinos Daktúlios
  Indonesian Cincin Air
  Italian Acquanello
  Korean 아쿠아링 Aqua Ring
  Norwegian Vannring
  Polish Pierścień Wodny*
Pierścień Wody*
Portuguese   Brazil Anel d'Água
Aqua Arco (TCG)
  Portugal Água Armilar
  Spanish Acua Aro
  Vietnamese Vòng Tròn Nước



Variations of the move Ingrain
  IngrainAqua Ring


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