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Iron Ball

Items pocket

Summary

Held: Holder's Speed is halved. Negates all Ground-type immunities, and makes Flying-types take neutral damage from Ground-type moves. Arena Trap. Spikes, and Toxic Spikes affect the holder.

Stats

Cost
4000 Pokédollars
Flags
  • Can be held by a Pokémon
  • Usable by a Pokémon when held
  • Appears in Sinnoh Underground

Effect

Held: Decreases the holder's Speed by 50%. If the holder is Flying or has Levitate, it takes regular damage from Ground attacks and is suspectible to Spikes and Toxic Spikes.

Flavor

Flavor text

Generation 4
Diamond, Pearl, Platinum

A Pokémon hold item that cuts Speed. It makes Flying-type and levitating holders susceptible to Ground moves.

HeartGold, SoulSilver

A Pokémon held item that cuts Speed. It makes Flying-type and levitating holders susceptible to Ground moves.

Generation 5
Black, White, Black 2, White 2

A Pokémon held item that cuts Speed. It makes Flying-type and levitating holders susceptible to Ground moves.

Generation 6
X, Y

An item to be held by a Pokémon. It lowers Speed and allows Ground-type moves to hit Flying-type and levitating holders.

Generation 7
Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon

An item to be held by a Pokémon. It lowers Speed and allows Ground-type moves to hit Flying-type and levitating holders.

Foreign names

Japanese
くろいてっきゅう (kuroitekkyuu)
くろいてっきゅう
Korean
검은철구
Chinese
黑色鐵球
黑色铁球
French
Balle Fer
German
Eisenkugel
Spanish
Bola Férrea
Italian
Ferropalla

Held by wild Pokémon

Sun
Moon
Ultra Sun
Ultra Moon
Pokémon Type Ability Gender Egg Group HP Atk Def SpA SpD Spd Total
5% Mawile Steel Fairy Hyper Cutter
Intimidate
Sheer Force
½ male, ½ female Field
Fairy
50 85 85 55 55 50 380

1 Pokémon

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