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Sinister Arrow Raid (move)

Sinister Arrow Raid
シャドーアローズストライク Shadow Arrows Strike
Sinister Arrow Raid VII.png
Sinister Arrow Raid VII 2.png
Type  Ghost
Category  Physical
PP  — (max. —)
Power  180
Accuracy  —%
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  • 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
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Introduced  Generation VII
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Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
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Sinister Arrow Raid (Japanese: シャドーアローズストライク Shadow Arrows Strike) is a damage-dealing Ghost-type Z-Move introduced in Generation VII. It is the exclusive Z-Move of Decidueye and an upgraded version of its signature move, Spirit Shackle.



Sinister Arrow Raid inflicts damage and has no secondary effect.


Games Description
SMUSUM The user, Decidueye, creates countless arrows using its Z-Power and shoots the target with full force.


Decidueye can use Sinister Arrow Raid if it knows Spirit Shackle, holds a Decidium Z, and if its Trainer wears a Z-RingSM or Z-Power RingUSUM.

In the anime

Hau Sinister Arrow Raid pose.png Hau Decidueye Sinister Arrow Raid text.png Hau Decidueye Sinister Arrow Raid.png None.png
Hau Preparing Decidueye
The user creates countless arrows using its Z-Power and shoots the target with full force.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
724 Decidueye Decidueye strikes a series of synchronized poses with its Trainer to build Z-Power. It then files into the sky and forms an arc of arrows around its body. It then dives towards the target alongside the arrows, which strike the opponent and explode as Decidueye swoops past.
Hau's Decidueye Imitation is the Sincerest Form of Strategy! Debut
Base move is
Spirit Shackle


In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 遮天蔽日暗影箭 Jētīn-Baiyaht Amyíngjin
Mandarin 遮天蔽日暗影箭 Zhētiān-Bìrì Ànyǐngjiàn
France Flag.png French Fureur des Plumes Spectrales
Germany Flag.png German Schatten-Pfeilregen
Italy Flag.png Italian Dardoassalto Spettrale
South Korea Flag.png Korean 섀도애로우즈스트라이크 Shadow Arrows Strike
Poland Flag.png Polish Najazd Złowieszczych Strzał
Russia Flag.png Russian Зловещий Град Стрел Zloveshchiy Grad Strel*
Нападение небесных стрел Napadeniye nebesnykh strel*
Spain Flag.png Spanish Aluvión de Flechas Sombrías
Thailand Flag.png Thai ชาโดว์แอร์โรวส์สไตรค์ Shadow Arrows Strike

Type-based Z-Moves
Breakneck BlitzAll-Out PummelingSupersonic SkystrikeAcid DownpourTectonic Rage
Continental CrushSavage Spin-OutNever-Ending NightmareCorkscrew Crash
Inferno OverdriveHydro VortexBloom DoomGigavolt HavocShattered Psyche
Subzero SlammerDevastating DrakeBlack Hole EclipseTwinkle Tackle
Species-based Z-Moves
Catastropika10,000,000 Volt ThunderboltStoked SparksurferExtreme Evoboost
Pulverizing PancakeGenesis SupernovaSinister Arrow RaidMalicious Moonsault
Oceanic OperettaSplintered StormshardsLet's Snuggle ForeverClangorous Soulblaze
Guardian of AlolaSearing Sunraze SmashMenacing Moonraze Maelstrom
Light That Burns the SkySoul-Stealing 7-Star Strike

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