Venoshock (move)

Venoshock
ベノムショック Venom Shock
Venoshock VIII.png
Venoshock VIII 2.png
Type  Poison
Category  Special
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  65
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect anyone adjacent to the user
Availability
Introduced  Generation V
Condition  Beautiful
Appeal  0  
Jam  0  
Condition  Beautiful
Appeal  0  
Condition  Beautiful
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Jamming  0  
Works well if it is the same type as the move used by the last Pokémon.

Venoshock (Japanese: ベノムショック Venom Shock) is a damage-dealing Poison-type move introduced in Generation V. It was TM09 from Generation V to Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon. It is TM74 in Generation VIII.

Effect

Venoshock inflicts damage. Its power is doubled to 130 if the target is poisoned.

Venoshock can also be used as part of a Contest Spectacular combination, giving an extra three points if any of the moves Poison Gas, Poison Powder, Toxic or Toxic Spikes was used in the prior turn.

Description

Games Description
BWB2W2 The user drenches the target in a special poisonous liquid. Its power is doubled if the target is poisoned.
XYORAS
SMUSUM
SwSh
The user drenches the target in a special poisonous liquid. This move's power is doubled if the target is poisoned.


Learnset

By leveling up

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Level
I II III IV V VI VII VIII
015   Beedrill
 
 
Bug Bug 23
041   Zubat
 
 
Flying Flying 37ORAS 37 40
042   Golbat
 
 
Flying Flying 43ORAS 43 48
169   Crobat
 
 
Flying Flying 43ORAS 43 48
269   Dustox
 
 
Bug Bug 20ORAS 20
336   Seviper
  Field Dragon 55BW
20B2W2
20XY
16ORAS
16
434   Stunky
 
 
Field Field 21
435   Skuntank
 
 
Field Field 21
451   Skorupi
 
 
Bug Water 3 50BW
27B2W2
27 27 21
452   Drapion
 
 
Bug Water 3 56BW
27B2W2
27 27 21
453   Croagunk
 
 
Human-Like Human-Like 36 36 36 20
454   Toxicroak
 
 
Human-Like Human-Like 36 36 36 20
543   Venipede
 
 
Bug Bug 26 26, 38 26, 38SM
26USUM
24
544   Whirlipede
 
 
Bug Bug 28 28 28 26
545   Scolipede
 
 
Bug Bug 28 28 28 26
747   Mareanie
 
 
Water 1 Water 1 25 15
748   Toxapex
 
 
Water 1 Water 1 25 15
757   Salandit
 
 
Monster Dragon 37 35
758   Salazzle
 
 
Monster Dragon 39 37
793   Nihilego
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered 23 30
803   Poipole
  Undiscovered Undiscovered 13USUM 28
804   Naganadel
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered 13USUM 28
849   Toxtricity
Amped Form
 
 
Human-Like Human-Like 20
890   Eternatus
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered 16
Bold indicates a Pokémon gains STAB from this move.
Italics indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form receives STAB from this move.


By TM

# Pokémon Types Egg Groups Machine
I
--
II
--
III
--
IV
--
V
TM09
VI
TM09
VII
TM09
VIII
TM74
001   Bulbasaur
 
 
Monster Grass
002   Ivysaur
 
 
Monster Grass
003   Venusaur
 
 
Monster Grass
012   Butterfree
 
 
Bug Bug
015   Beedrill
 
 
Bug Bug
020   Raticate
Alolan Form
 
 
Field Field
023   Ekans
  Field Dragon
024   Arbok
  Field Dragon
029   Nidoran♀
  Monster Field
030   Nidorina
  Undiscovered Undiscovered
031   Nidoqueen
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
032   Nidoran♂
  Monster Field
033   Nidorino
  Monster Field
034   Nidoking
 
 
Monster Field
041   Zubat
 
 
Flying Flying
042   Golbat
 
 
Flying Flying
043   Oddish
 
 
Grass Grass
044   Gloom
 
 
Grass Grass
045   Vileplume
 
 
Grass Grass
046   Paras
 
 
Bug Grass
047   Parasect
 
 
Bug Grass
048   Venonat
 
 
Bug Bug
049   Venomoth
 
 
Bug Bug
069   Bellsprout
 
 
Grass Grass
070   Weepinbell
 
 
Grass Grass
071   Victreebel
 
 
Grass Grass
072   Tentacool
 
 
Water 3 Water 3
073   Tentacruel
 
 
Water 3 Water 3
080   Slowbro
Galarian Form
 
 
Monster Water 1
088   Grimer
  Amorphous Amorphous
088   Grimer
Alolan Form
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous
089   Muk
  Amorphous Amorphous
089   Muk
Alolan Form
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous
092   Gastly
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous
093   Haunter
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous
094   Gengar
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous
109   Koffing
  Amorphous Amorphous
110   Weezing
  Amorphous Amorphous
110   Weezing
Galarian Form
 
 
Amorphous Amorphous
151   Mew
  Undiscovered Undiscovered
167   Spinarak
 
 
Bug Bug
168   Ariados
 
 
Bug Bug
169   Crobat
 
 
Flying Flying
182   Bellossom
  Grass Grass
199   Slowking
Galarian Form
 
 
Monster Water 1
204   Pineco
  Bug Bug
205   Forretress
 
 
Bug Bug
207   Gligar
 
 
Bug Bug
211   Qwilfish
 
 
Water 2 Water 2
212   Scizor
 
 
Bug Bug
213   Shuckle
 
 
Bug Bug
214   Heracross
 
 
Bug Bug
267   Beautifly
 
 
Bug Bug
269   Dustox
 
 
Bug Bug
285   Shroomish
  Fairy Grass
286   Breloom
 
 
Fairy Grass
315   Roselia
 
 
Fairy Grass
316   Gulpin
  Amorphous Amorphous
317   Swalot
  Amorphous Amorphous
331   Cacnea
  Grass Human-Like
332   Cacturne
 
 
Grass Human-Like
336   Seviper
  Field Dragon
406   Budew
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
407   Roserade
 
 
Fairy Grass
413   Wormadam
Plant Cloak
 
 
Bug Bug
413   Wormadam
Sandy Cloak
 
 
Bug Bug
413   Wormadam
Trash Cloak
 
 
Bug Bug
414   Mothim
 
 
Bug Bug
416   Vespiquen
 
 
Bug Bug
434   Stunky
 
 
Field Field
435   Skuntank
 
 
Field Field
451   Skorupi
 
 
Bug Water 3
452   Drapion
 
 
Bug Water 3
453   Croagunk
 
 
Human-Like Human-Like
454   Toxicroak
 
 
Human-Like Human-Like
472   Gliscor
 
 
Bug Bug
537   Seismitoad
 
 
Water 1 Water 1
543   Venipede
 
 
Bug Bug
544   Whirlipede
 
 
Bug Bug
545   Scolipede
 
 
Bug Bug
568   Trubbish
  Mineral Mineral
569   Garbodor
  Mineral Mineral
590   Foongus
 
 
Grass Grass
591   Amoonguss
 
 
Grass Grass
616   Shelmet
  Bug Bug
617   Accelgor
  Bug Bug
690   Skrelp
 
 
Water 1 Dragon
691   Dragalge
 
 
Water 1 Dragon
692   Clauncher
  Water 1 Water 3
693   Clawitzer
  Water 1 Water 3
747   Mareanie
 
 
Water 1 Water 1
748   Toxapex
 
 
Water 1 Water 1
757   Salandit
 
 
Monster Dragon
758   Salazzle
 
 
Monster Dragon
768   Golisopod
 
 
Bug Water 3
776   Turtonator
 
 
Monster Dragon
779   Bruxish
 
 
Water 2 Water 2
793   Nihilego
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered
803   Poipole
  Undiscovered Undiscovered USUM
804   Naganadel
 
 
Undiscovered Undiscovered USUM
849   Toxtricity
Amped Form
 
 
Human-Like Human-Like
850   Sizzlipede
 
 
Bug Bug
851   Centiskorch
 
 
Bug Bug
871   Pincurchin
  Water 1 Amorphous
890   Eternatus
 
 
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.


In other games

Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series

In Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Gates to Infinity and Pokémon Super Mystery Dungeon, Venoshock doubles in power against poisoned foes.

Pokémon Conquest

 
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Stars: ★★★
Power: 35
Accuracy: 100%
Effect: Power is doubled against poisoned targets.
Users:      
Grid assumes the user is in the square marked by > facing to the right.
Orange squares indicate spaces that are hit.
Red squares indicate the knockback on hit Pokémon.
A blue square indicates the user's position after performing the move.

Pokémon Masters EX

Category Move Gauge MP Base Power Max Power Accuracy Target Effect Tag Description
Special 2 42 50 100% An opponent This move's power is doubled when the target is poisoned or badly poisoned.

Past Description

  • Prior to Version 2.10.0 (from June 28, 2021): Its power is doubled if the target is poisoned or badly poisoned.

Description

Games Description
Conq. The user drenches the target in a special poisonous liquid. Its power is doubled if the target is poisoned.
MDGtI It damages an enemy. Its power goes up if the enemy is in the Poisoned or Badly Poisoned status.
SMD It damages an enemy. Its power goes up if the enemy is poisoned or badly poisoned.


In the anime

       
Salandit Garbodor Mega Venusaur Nidorino
The user drenches the target in a special poisonous liquid. Its power is doubled if the target is poisoned.
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
  Garbodor Garbodor fires multiple globs of green or a stream of purple liquid from the pipes on its right hand at the opponent. Its power is doubled if the opponent is poisoned
Roxie's Garbodor Rocking the Virbank Gym! Part 2 Debut
Zipp's Garbodor Young Kiawe Had a Farm! None
  Venusaur The center of Mega Venusaur's flower glows white. It then fires multiple dark purple blobs of poison from its flower at the opponent.
A Trainer's Venusaur Mega Evolution Special IV Erroneously inflicted poison
  Salandit Salandit fires globs of purple, poisonous liquid from the pattern on its back at the opponent.
Tupp's three Salandit Alola to New Adventure! None
  Zubat Zubat fires a stream of purple, poisonous liquid from its mouth at the opponent.
Rapp's Zubat Young Kiawe Had a Farm! None
  Nihilego Nihilego fires a stream of purple, poisonous liquid from itself at its opponent.
Nihilego (anime) Faba's Revenge! None
  Poipole Poipole fires a stream of purple, poisonous liquid from its top needle at its opponent.
Multiple wild Poipole The Prism Between Light and Darkness! None
  Seismitoad Seismitoad fires a stream of purple, poisonous liquid from its mouth at the opponent.
Hunter D's Seismitoad The One That Didn't Get Away! None
  Toxicroak Toxicroak spits multiple purple poison darts from its mouth at the opponent, which explode into a poisonous cloud on impact.
A Team Rocket Grunt's Toxicroak A Little Rocket R & R! None
  Nidorino Nidorino fires multiple purple poison darts from its back at the opponent.
Team Rocket's Nidorino Restore and Renew! None


In the manga

Pokémon Adventures


In other generations

Core series games

Spin-off series games

Trivia

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 毒液衝擊 Duhkyihk Chūnggīk *
毒液攻擊 Duhkyihk Gūnggīk *
Mandarin 毒液衝擊 / 毒液冲击 Dúyì Chōngjí / Dúyè Chōngjī *
毒液攻擊 Dúyì Gōngjí *
  Czech Jedošok
  Dutch Gifschok
  French Choc Venin
  German Giftschock
  Italian Velenoshock
  Korean 베놈쇼크 Venom Shock
  Polish Toksyczny Szok
Portuguese   Brazil Venochoque
  Portugal Venochoque (Pokémon the Series: Sun & Moon-present)
Choque Venenoso
  Russian Веношок Venoshok
  Spanish Carga Tóxica*
Cargatóxica*
  Vietnamese Xung Kích Độc Tố



Variations of the move Brine
  BrineHexVenoshock


Generation V TMs
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Generation V HMs
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Generation VI TMs
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Generation VI HMs
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Generation VII TMs
Alola
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Kanto
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Generation VIII TMs
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Generation VIII TRs
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