Gunk Shot (move)

Gunk Shot
ダストシュート Dust Shoot
Gunk Shot VIII.png
Gunk Shot VIII 2.png
Type  Poison
Category  Physical
PP  5 (max. 8)
Power  120
Accuracy  80%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation IV
Condition  Cool
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
Jam  0  
Condition  Cool
Appeal  3 ♥♥♥
A basic performance using a move known by Pokémon.
Condition  Tough
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Jamming  1
Badly startles all Pokémon that successfully showed their appeal.

Gunk Shot (Japanese: ダストシュート Dust Shoot) is a damage-dealing Poison-type move introduced in Generation IV. It is TR73 in Generation VIII.

Effect

Generations IV and V

Gunk Shot deals damage and has a 30% chance of poisoning the target.

Generation VI onwards

Gunk Shot's accuracy was changed from 70% to 80%.

Description

Games Description
DPPtHGSSPBR The user shoots filthy garbage at the foe to attack. It may also poison the target.
BWB2W2 The user shoots filthy garbage at the target to attack. It may also poison the target.
XYORAS
SMUSUM
SwSh
The user shoots filthy garbage at the target to attack. This may also poison the target.


Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII VIII
023   Ekans
  Field Dragon 41 49 49 49
024   Arbok
  Field Dragon 56 63 63 63
088   Grimer
  Amorphous Amorphous 44 49BW
43B2W2
43XY
40ORAS
40
088   Grimer
Alolan Form
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous 40
089   Muk
  Amorphous Amorphous 54 58BW
49B2W2
49XY
40ORAS
40
089   Muk
Alolan Form
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous 40
224   Octillery
  Water 1 Water 2 1 1 1 1 1
316   Gulpin
  Amorphous Amorphous 54 59 59XY
49ORAS
49
317   Swalot
  Amorphous Amorphous 66 73 1, 73XY
1, 61ORAS
1, 61
568   Trubbish
  Mineral Mineral 45 45 45 39
569   Garbodor
  Mineral Mineral 54 54 54 43
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By TR

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Machine
I
--
II
--
III
--
IV
--
V
--
VI
--
VII
--
VIII
TR73
052   Meowth
  Field Field
052   Meowth
Alolan Form
  Field Field
052   Meowth
Galarian Form
  Field Field
053   Persian
  Field Field
053   Persian
Alolan Form
  Field Field
143   Snorlax
  Monster Monster
151   Mew
  Undiscovered Undiscovered
223   Remoraid
  Water 1 Water 2
224   Octillery
  Water 1 Water 2
225   Delibird
 
 
Water 1 Field
226   Mantine
 
 
Water 1 Water 1
263   Zigzagoon
  Field Field
263   Zigzagoon
Galarian Form
 
 
Field Field
264   Linoone
  Field Field
264   Linoone
Galarian Form
 
 
Field Field
279   Pelipper
 
 
Water 1 Flying
446   Munchlax
  Undiscovered Undiscovered
453   Croagunk
 
 
Human-Like Human-Like
454   Toxicroak
 
 
Human-Like Human-Like
509   Purrloin
  Field Field
510   Liepard
  Field Field
568   Trubbish
  Mineral Mineral
569   Garbodor
  Mineral Mineral
572   Minccino
  Field Field
573   Cinccino
  Field Field
621   Druddigon
  Dragon Monster
649   Genesect
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
660   Diggersby
 
 
Field Field
674   Pancham
  Field Human-Like
675   Pangoro
 
 
Field Human-Like
690   Skrelp
 
 
Water 1 Dragon
691   Dragalge
 
 
Water 1 Dragon
747   Mareanie
 
 
Water 1 Water 1
748   Toxapex
 
 
Water 1 Water 1
757   Salandit
 
 
Monster Dragon
758   Salazzle
 
 
Monster Dragon
766   Passimian
  Field Field
793   Nihilego
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
803   Poipole
  Undiscovered Undiscovered
804   Naganadel
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
813   Scorbunny
  Field Human-Like
814   Raboot
  Field Human-Like
815   Cinderace
  Field Human-Like
849   Toxtricity
Amped Form
 
 
Human-Like Human-Like
849   Toxtricity
Low Key Form
 
 
Human-Like Human-Like
862   Obstagoon
 
 
Field Field
863   Perrserker
  Field Field
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
316   Gulpin
  Amorphous Amorphous
353   Shuppet
  Amorphous Amorphous
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By Move Tutor

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Game
DP Pt HGSS BW B2W2 XY ORAS SM USUM PE
052   Meowth
  Field Field
052   Meowth
Alolan Form
  Field Field
053   Persian
  Field Field
053   Persian
Alolan Form
  Field Field
056   Mankey
  Field Field
057   Primeape
  Field Field
088   Grimer
  Amorphous Amorphous
088   Grimer
Alolan Form
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous
089   Muk
  Amorphous Amorphous
089   Muk
Alolan Form
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous
143   Snorlax
  Monster Monster
151   Mew
  Undiscovered Undiscovered
190   Aipom
  Field Field
216   Teddiursa
  Field Field
217   Ursaring
  Field Field
223   Remoraid
  Water 1 Water 2
224   Octillery
  Water 1 Water 2
225   Delibird
 
 
Water 1 Field
226   Mantine
 
 
Water 1 Water 1
231   Phanpy
  Field Field
232   Donphan
  Field Field
263   Zigzagoon
  Field Field
264   Linoone
  Field Field
279   Pelipper
 
 
Water 1 Flying
287   Slakoth
  Field Field
288   Vigoroth
  Field Field
289   Slaking
  Field Field
316   Gulpin
  Amorphous Amorphous
317   Swalot
  Amorphous Amorphous
353   Shuppet
  Amorphous Amorphous
354   Banette
  Amorphous Amorphous
390   Chimchar
  Field Human-Like
391   Monferno
 
 
Field Human-Like
392   Infernape
 
 
Field Human-Like
413   Wormadam
Trash Cloak
 
 
Bug Bug
417   Pachirisu
  Field Fairy
424   Ambipom
  Field Field
446   Munchlax
  Undiscovered Undiscovered
453   Croagunk
 
 
Human-Like Human-Like
454   Toxicroak
 
 
Human-Like Human-Like
504   Patrat
  Field Field
505   Watchog
  Field Field
509   Purrloin
  Field Field
510   Liepard
  Field Field
511   Pansage
  Field Field
512   Simisage
  Field Field
513   Pansear
  Field Field
514   Simisear
  Field Field
515   Panpour
  Field Field
516   Simipour
  Field Field
568   Trubbish
  Mineral Mineral
569   Garbodor
  Mineral Mineral
572   Minccino
  Field Field
573   Cinccino
  Field Field
621   Druddigon
  Dragon Monster
649   Genesect
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
657   Frogadier
  Water 1 Water 1
658   Greninja
 
 
Water 1 Water 1
660   Diggersby
 
 
Field Field
674   Pancham
  Field Human-Like
675   Pangoro
 
 
Field Human-Like
690   Skrelp
 
 
Water 1 Dragon
691   Dragalge
 
 
Water 1 Dragon
720   Hoopa
Confined
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
720   Hoopa
Unbound
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
731   Pikipek
 
 
Flying Flying
732   Trumbeak
 
 
Flying Flying
733   Toucannon
 
 
Flying Flying
747   Mareanie
 
 
Water 1 Water 1
748   Toxapex
 
 
Water 1 Water 1
757   Salandit
 
 
Monster Dragon
758   Salazzle
 
 
Monster Dragon
766   Passimian
  Field Field
793   Nihilego
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
803   Poipole
  Undiscovered Undiscovered
804   Naganadel
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
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
453   Croagunk
 
 
Human-Like Human-Like Dream World - Rugged Mountain
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
766   Passimian
  Field Field Pokémon Bank Hidden Ability Passimian
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 VI

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Obtained with
658   Greninja
 
 
Water 1 Water 1 Pokémon General Election 720 Greninja
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, Gunk Shot is a move with 22 base power, 6 PP and 80% accuracy. The attack travels up to 10 tiles away and hits the first Pokémon it encounters, ally or enemy, possibly inflicting poison.

Pokémon GO

  Gunk Shot
Charged Attack
Gyms & Raids
Power 130
Energy cost 100  
Duration 3.1 seconds
Damage window 1.7 - 2.7 seconds
 
Trainer Battles
Power 130
Energy cost 75  
Secondary effect ?
Effect chance ?%
Eligible Pokémon:
Standard eligibility
               
By Elite Charged TM
 
By GO Snapshot
 
As Shadow Pokémon
As Purified Pokémon
Formerly eligible
None

Updates

Gyms & Raids
  • July 30, 2016
    • Power: 60 → 65
  • February 16, 2017
    • Power: 65 → 130
    • Duration: 3 → 3.1 seconds
    • Damage window: 2 - 2.4 → 1.7 - 2.7 seconds

Description

Games Description
MDTD
MDS*
Inflicts damage on the target, even at a distance. It may also afflict the targeted enemy with a Poisoned status condition, which causes periodic damage.
MDS* Inflicts damage on the target, even at a distance. It may also afflict the target with a Poisoned status condition, which causes periodic damage.
BSL はなれたポケモンに ダメージをあたえる しかも いっていのかくりつで どくじょうたいにして いっていターンごとに ダメージをあたえる
MDGtI It damages even a faraway Pokémon. It could also cause the Poisoned status condition. With the Poisoned status, the Pokémon keeps taking damage and can't restore its HP naturally.
SMD It damages a Pokémon, even one far away, and could also make the enemy poisoned.


In the anime

       
Wild Garbodor Roxie's Garbodor Being hit with trash
The user throws a bag of garbage at the opponent.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
  Garbodor Garbodor puts its hands together, and a silver light starts sparkling between them. The light then turns into a black bag of garbage outlined in purple, which Garbodor hurls at the opponent. It explodes on impact, sending pieces of glowing purple garbage flying and poisoning the opponent, or Garbodor fires multiple globs of sludge surrounded in a gold aura from its mouth at the opponent.
Roxie's Garbodor Rocking the Virbank Gym! Part 2 Debut
A Trainer's Garbodor Iris and the Rogue Dragonite! None
A wild Garbodor Lost at the League! None
A wild Garbodor Treasure Hunt, Akala Style! 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 垃圾射擊 Laahpsaap Sehgīk *
灰塵射擊 Fūichàhn Sehgīk *
Mandarin 垃圾射擊 / 垃圾射击 Lèsè Shèjí / Lājī Shèjī *
灰塵射擊 / 灰尘射击 Huīchén Shèjí *
  Czech Blátivá střela
  Dutch Slijmschot
  French Détricanon
  German Mülltreffer
  Greek Βολή Λιπαντικού
  Italian Sporcolancio
  Korean 더스트슈트 Deoseuteusyuteu
  Polish Błotostrzał
  Brazilian Portuguese Tiro de Sujeira (games, TCG)
Tiro de Lixo (early anime)
Tiro de catinga (current anime)
Spanish   Latin America Tiro de Mugre (DP088)
Lanza Mugre (BW084-present)
  Spain Lanzamugre*
Lanza Mugre*
  Thai ดัสท์ชูท
  Turkish Pislik Atışı
  Vietnamese Bắn Tạp Chất



Variations of the move Blizzard
  BlizzardThunderHurricane
Formerly a variation
  Gunk Shot
  Focus Blast


Generation VIII TMs
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Generation VIII TRs
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