Essentials

King's Shield

Steel status

Generation 6

Summary

Blocks damaging attacks and lowers attacking Pokémon's Attack by two stages on contact. Switches Aegislash to Shield Forme.

Damage Dealt

  • Bug 1
  • Dark 1
  • Dragon 1
  • Electric ½
  • Fairy 2
  • Fighting 1
  • Fire ½
  • Flying 1
  • Ghost 1
  • Grass 1
  • Ground 1
  • Ice 2
  • Normal 1
  • Poison 1
  • Psychic 1
  • Rock 2
  • Steel ½
  • Water ½

Effect

Blocks damaging attacks and lowers attacking Pokémon's Attack by two stages on contact. Switches Aegislash to Shield Forme.

Meta

This reflects how the games treat moves and may be somewhat idealistic.

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 6
X, Y

The user takes a defensive stance while it protects itself from damage. It also harshly lowers the Attack stat of any attacker who makes direct contact.

Foreign Names

Japanese
キングシールド (kingushiirudo)
Korean
킹실드
French
Bouclier Royal
German
Königsschild
Spanish
Escudo Real
Italian
Scudo Reale

Similar moves

No other moves have the same effect as King's Shield.

Pokémon

Generation 6 Pokémon Type Ability Gender Egg Group HP Atk Def SpA SpD Spd Total
Level up: Learned when a Pokémon reaches a certain level.
Shield Aegislash Steel Ghost Stance Change ½ male, ½ female Mineral 60 50 150 50 150 60 520
Aegislash Blade Aegislash Steel Ghost Stance Change ½ male, ½ female Mineral 60 150 50 150 50 60 520

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