G-Max Malodor (move)

G-Max Malodor
キョダイシュウキ Kyodai Stink
G-Max Malodor VIII.png
G-Max Malodor VIII 2.png
Type  Poison
Category  Varies
PP  — (max. —)
Power  —
Accuracy  —%
Priority  0
  • Does not make contact
  • Not affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Not affected by Mirror Move
  • Affected by King's Rock
Opponent Opponent Opponent
Self Ally Ally
Normal: May affect any adjacent opponent, but not allies
Introduced  Generation VIII
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Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
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G-Max Malodor (Japanese: キョダイシュウキ Kyodai Stink) is a damage-dealing Poison-type G-Max Move introduced in Generation VIII. It is the exclusive G-Max Move of Gigantamax Garbodor.


G-Max Malodor inflicts damage to a target and poisons all Pokémon on the target's side of the field.

Its power and whether it is a special or physical move depends on the move it is based on.

Base move Power Category Learnable
Acid 70 Special
Acid Spray 70 Special
Belch 95 Special
Clear Smog 75 Special
Cross Poison 85 Physical
Gunk Shot 95 Physical
Poison Fang 75 Physical
Poison Jab 90 Physical
Poison Sting 70 Physical
Poison Tail 75 Physical
Shell Side Arm 90 Special
Sludge 85 Special
Sludge Bomb 90 Special
Sludge Wave 90 Special
Smog 70 Special
Venoshock 85 Special


Games Description
SwSh A Poison-type attack that Gigantamax Garbodor use. This move poisons opponents.


Gigantamax Garbodor can use G-Max Malodor if it knows a damaging Poison-type move.

In other games

Pokémon Masters EX

Action Class Category Move Gauge MP Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Effect Tag Description Playable Users
Max Move* Physical 400 480 —% An opponent. Leaves all opposing sync pairs poisoned. Oleana & Garbodor

In the anime

Gigantamax Garbodor

The Gigantamaxed user attacks the opponent with a wave of stinking sludge.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
  Gigantamax Garbodor releases a wave of green sludge from its body at the opponent.
Oleana's subordinate's Garbodor Sword and Shield: The Darkest Day! Debut

In other generations

Spin-off series games

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 超極巨臭氣沖天 Chīu Gihkgeuih Chauhei Chūngtīn
Mandarin 超極巨臭氣沖天 / 超极巨臭气冲天 Chāo Jíjù Chòuqì Chōngtiān
  Czech G-maxí smradipuch
  French Pestilence G-Max
  German Giga-Gestank
  Italian Gigafetore
  Korean 거다이악취 Geodai Akchwi
  Polish G-Maxi Fetor
Portuguese   Brazil Pestilência G-Max
  Portugal Fetidez G-Max
  Spanish Gigapestilencia
  Thai กิกะกลิ่นเหม็น

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