Mirror Shot (move)

Mirror Shot
ミラーショット Mirror Shot
Mirror Shot VII.png
Mirror Shot VII 2.png
Type  Steel
Category  Special
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  65
Accuracy  85%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation IV
Condition  Cute
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  Cute
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Earn +2 if the Pokémon performs first in the turn.
Condition  Beautiful
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Jamming  3 ♥♥♥
Startles the last Pokémon to act before the user.

Mirror Shot (Japanese: ミラーショット Mirror Shot) is a damage-dealing Steel-type move introduced in Generation IV.

Effect

Generations IV to VII

Mirror Shot inflicts damage and has a 30% chance to lower the target's accuracy by one stage.

Generation VIII

Mirror Shot cannot be selected in a battle.

Description

Games Description
DPPtHGSSPBR The user looses a flash of energy from its polished body. It may also lower the target's accuracy.
BWB2W2 The user looses a flash of energy at the target from its polished body. It may also lower the target's accuracy.
XYORAS
SMUSUMPE
The user lets loose a flash of energy at the target from its polished body. This may also lower the target's accuracy.
SwShBDSPLA This move can't be used. It's recommended that this move is forgotten. Once forgotten, this move can't be remembered.


Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII VIII
081   Magnemite
 
 
Mineral Mineral 43 46BW
25B2W2
25XY
23ORAS
23SMUSUM
082   Magneton
 
 
Mineral Mineral 46 50BW
25B2W2
25XY
23ORAS
23SMUSUM
205   Forretress
 
 
Bug Bug 31 31 31 1, Evo.
413   Wormadam
Trash Cloak
 
 
Bug Bug 26 26 26 26
462   Magnezone
 
 
Mineral Mineral 46 50BW
25B2W2
25XY
23ORAS
23
582   Vanillite
  Mineral Mineral 26 26 26
583   Vanillish
  Mineral Mineral 26 26 26
584   Vanilluxe
  Mineral Mineral 26 26 26
597   Ferroseed
 
 
Grass Mineral 30 30 30
598   Ferrothorn
 
 
Grass Mineral 30 30 30
599   Klink
  Mineral Mineral 36 36 36
600   Klang
  Mineral Mineral 36 36 36
601   Klinklang
  Mineral Mineral 36 36 36
707   Klefki
 
 
Mineral Mineral 34 34
800   Necrozma
  No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 1
801   Magearna
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered 25
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, Mirror Shot is a move with 12 base power, 10 PP and 88% accuracy. The user attacks enemy in front, cutting corners, possibly lowering their accuracy by one level.

Pokémon Masters EX

Category Move Gauge MP Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Effect Tag Description
Special 2 57 68 85% An opponent Has a chance (30%) of lowering the target's accuracy by one stats rank.

Pokémon GO

In Pokémon GO, Mirror Shot is a Charged Attack that has been available since December 11, 2019.

  Mirror Shot
Charged Attack
Gyms & Raids
Power 50
Energy cost 33  
Duration 2.4 seconds
Damage window 1.8 - 2.2 seconds
 
Trainer Battles
Power 35
Energy cost 35  
Secondary effect   1 Opponent Attack
Effect chance 30%
Eligible Pokémon:
Standard eligibility
    
By Elite Charged TM
By GO Snapshot
As Shadow Pokémon
As Purified Pokémon
Formerly eligible
None

Description

Games Description
MDTDS Inflicts damage on the target. It may also reduce the target's accuracy by 1 level.
BSL てきポケモンに ダメージをあたえる しかも いっていのかくりつで めいちゅうを 1だんかいさげる
MDGtI
SMD
It damages an enemy. It could also lower the enemy's accuracy.


In the anime

       
Ferrothorn Magnezone Vanillish
The user fires a flash of energy at the target from its polished body.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
  Magnezone Magnezone's red eye flashes white and it fires a green beam from the pupil of its eye at the opponent.
Zero's Magnezone Giratina and the Sky Warrior Debut
  Vanillish Vanillish's body becomes covered in a light blue aura. The aura then forms into a light blue orb of energy in front of Vanillish's body. Vanillish then fires the orb at the opponent.
Brycen's Vanillish Caution: Icy Battle Conditions! None
  Ferrothorn Ferrothorn's body becomes covered in a light blue aura. The aura then forms into a light blue orb of energy in front of Ferrothorn's body. Ferrothorn then fires the orb at the opponent.
Cameron's Ferrothorn Cameron's Secret Weapon! None


In the manga

Pokémon Adventures


Pocket Monsters Platinum: Aim to Be Battle King!!


In other generations

Core series games

Side series games

Spin-off series games

Trivia

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 鏡光射擊 Genggwōng Sehgīk
Mandarin 鏡光射擊 / 镜光射击 Jìngguāng Shèjí / Jìngguāng Shèjī
  Czech Zrcadlová střela
  Dutch Spiegelschot
  French Miroi-Tir
  German Spiegelsalve
  Greek Κατοπτρική Ριπή
  Italian Cristalcolpo
  Korean 미러숏 Mirror Shot
  Polish Lustrzany Strzał
Portuguese   Brazil Tiro no Espelho (Pokémon GO, BW107-present, TCG)
Tiro Espelhado (early anime)
  Portugal Tiro Espelhado
  Romanian Mirror Shot
  Spanish Disparo Espejo*
Disp. Espejo*
  Thai มิเรอร์ช็อต
  Vietnamese Đạn Phản Chiếu



Variations of the move Octazooka
  OctazookaMirror ShotMud Bomb


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