Freezing Glare (move)

Freezing Glare
いてつくしせん Freezing Glare
Freezing Glare IX.png
Freezing Glare IX 2.png
Type  Psychic
Category  Special
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  90
Accuracy  100%
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Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Introduced  Generation VIII
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Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
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Freezing Glare (Japanese: いてつくしせん Freezing Glare) is a damage-dealing Psychic-type move introduced in Generation VIII. It is the signature move of Galarian Articuno.


Freezing Glare inflicts damage and has a 10% chance to freeze the target.

Generation VIII

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl

Freezing Glare cannot be selected in a battle.


Games Description
The user shoots its psychic power from its eyes to attack. This may also leave the target frozen.
BDSP This move can't be used. It's recommended that this move is forgotten. Once forgotten, this move can't be remembered.


By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
Galarian Form
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 45 45
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.
A dash (−) indicates a Pokémon cannot learn the move by the designated method.
An empty cell indicates a Pokémon that is unavailable in that game/generation.

In other games

Pokémon Masters EX

Name Category Cost in move-gauge slots MP
Base power Max power Accuracy Target Effect tag Description Playable sync pair(s)
Freezing Glare Special 4 156 187 100% An opponent Has a chance (10%) of leaving the target frozen. Bede (Champion) & Articuno
Buddy move
Intimidating Freezing Glare Special 1 170 204 An opponent Quick Move; Sure Hit Activation Condition: When your team's sync move countdown is reduced by three while this move is deactivated. (The activation countdown is not reduced when the remaining MP for this move is 0.)

Deactivation Condition: When this move is used.

Never misses. Has a chance (10%) of leaving the target frozen. Raises the Defense and Sp. Def of all allied sync pairs by one stat rank. Applies the Free Move Next effect to all allied sync pairs.

Bede (Champion) & Articuno
Sync move
Name Category State Base power Max power Target Effect tag Description Playable sync pair
Always Winning Freezing Glare Special Default
6★ EX
250 300 An opponent No additional effect.
The sync buff is doubled the first time a sync move is used.
Bede (Champion) & Articuno


  • Intimidating Freezing Glare:
    • This buddy move was known as B Freezing Glare prior to version 2.38.0.

In other generations

Core series games

Spin-off series games



Artwork of Galarian Articuno using Freezing Glare


In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 冰冷視線 Bīngláahng Sihsin
Mandarin 冰冷視線 / 冰冷视线 Bīnglěng Shìxiàn
  French Regard Glaçant
  German Eisiger Blick
  Italian Sguardo Gelido
  Korean 얼어붙는시선 Eoreobunneun Siseon
  Russian Замораживающее Сияние Zamorazhivayushcheye Siyaniye
  Spanish Mirada Heladora

B Freezing Glare

Language Title
  Japanese いてつくしせん・脅 Itetsuku Shisen - Kyō
Mandarin Chinese 冰冷視線・脅 Bīnglěng Shìxiàn - Xié
  French Regard Glaçant S
  German Eisiger Blick S
  Italian Sguardo Gelido S
  Korean 얼어붙는시선:협 Eoreobunneun Siseon: Hyeop
  Spanish Mirada Heladora S

Always Winning Freezing Glare

Language Title
  Japanese 勝利のチャンスを逃さない いてつくしせん Shōri no Chansu o Nogasanai Itetsuku Shisen
Mandarin Chinese 絕不錯失奪勝良機之 冰冷視線 Juébù Cuòshī Duóshèng Liángjī zhī Bīnglěng Shìxiàn
  French Tout pour la victoire ! Regard Glaçant !
  German Eisiger Blick der Selbstüberzeugung
  Italian Sguardo Gelido che adocchia la vittoria
  Korean 승리 기회를 놓치지 않는 얼어붙는시선 Seungni Gihoe-reul Nochiji Anneun Eoreobunneun Siseon
  Spanish Mirada Heladora que Va Siempre a Ganar

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