Skitter Smack (move)

Skitter Smack
はいよるいちげき Creeping Strike
Skitter Smack VIII.png
Skitter Smack VIII 2.png
Type  Bug
Category  Physical
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  70
Accuracy  90%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation VIII
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Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
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Appeal  0  
Jamming  0  

Skitter Smack (Japanese: はいよるいちげき Creeping Strike) is a damage-dealing Bug-type move introduced in Generation VIII.

Effect

Skitter Smack inflicts damage and lowers the target's Special Attack stat by one stage.

Description

Games Description
SwShLA The user skitters behind the target to attack. This also lowers the target's Sp. Atk stat.
BDSP This move can’t be used. It’s recommended that this move is forgotten. Once forgotten, this move can’t be remembered.


Learnset

By Move Tutor

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Game
SwSh SwSh
EP
BDSP LA
053   Persian
  Field Field
053   Persian
Alolan Form
  Field Field
092   Gastly
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous
093   Haunter
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous
094   Gengar
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous
151   Mew
  No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
206   Dunsparce
  Field Field
213   Shuckle
 
 
Bug Bug
224   Octillery
  Water 1 Water 2
290   Nincada
 
 
Bug Bug
291   Ninjask
 
 
Bug Bug
292   Shedinja
 
 
Mineral Mineral
350   Milotic
  Water 1 Dragon
355   Duskull
  Amorphous Amorphous
356   Dusclops
  Amorphous Amorphous
422   Shellos
  Water 1 Amorphous
423   Gastrodon
 
 
Water 1 Amorphous
451   Skorupi
 
 
Bug Water 3
452   Drapion
 
 
Bug Water 3
477   Dusknoir
  Amorphous Amorphous
510   Liepard
  Field Field
543   Venipede
 
 
Bug Bug
544   Whirlipede
 
 
Bug Bug
545   Scolipede
 
 
Bug Bug
551   Sandile
 
 
Field Field
552   Krokorok
 
 
Field Field
553   Krookodile
 
 
Field Field
557   Dwebble
 
 
Bug Mineral
558   Crustle
 
 
Bug Mineral
570   Zorua
  Field Field
571   Zoroark
  Field Field
595   Joltik
 
 
Bug Bug
596   Galvantula
 
 
Bug Bug
607   Litwick
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous
608   Lampent
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous
609   Chandelure
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous
616   Shelmet
  Bug Bug
617   Accelgor
  Bug Bug
632   Durant
 
 
Bug Bug
636   Larvesta
 
 
Bug Bug
637   Volcarona
 
 
Bug Bug
704   Goomy
  Dragon Dragon
705   Sliggoo
  Dragon Dragon
706   Goodra
  Dragon Dragon
708   Phantump
 
 
Grass Amorphous
709   Trevenant
 
 
Grass Amorphous
710   Pumpkaboo
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous
711   Gourgeist
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous
718   Zygarde
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
724   Decidueye
 
 
Flying Flying
736   Grubbin
  Bug Bug
737   Charjabug
 
 
Bug Bug
738   Vikavolt
 
 
Bug Bug
751   Dewpider
 
 
Water 1 Bug
752   Araquanid
 
 
Water 1 Bug
757   Salandit
 
 
Monster Dragon
758   Salazzle
 
 
Monster Dragon
767   Wimpod
 
 
Bug Water 3
768   Golisopod
 
 
Bug Water 3
795   Pheromosa
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
802   Marshadow
 
 
No Eggs Discovered No Eggs Discovered
833   Chewtle
  Monster Water 1
834   Drednaw
 
 
Monster Water 1
843   Silicobra
  Field Dragon
844   Sandaconda
  Field Dragon
850   Sizzlipede
 
 
Bug Bug
851   Centiskorch
 
 
Bug Bug
853   Grapploct
  Water 1 Human-Like
872   Snom
 
 
Bug Bug
873   Frosmoth
 
 
Bug Bug
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 languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 爬擊 Pàhgīk
Mandarin 爬擊 / 爬击 Pájí / Pájī
  Czech Spěšná Facka
  French Ravage Rampant
  German Krabbelkracher
  Italian Strisciacolpo
  Korean 엄습하는일격 Eomseuphaneun Ilgyeok
  Spanish Golpe Rastrero



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