Essentials

Soak

Water status

Generation 5

Summary

Changes the target's type to Water.

Damage Dealt

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

Stats

Power
— (no damage)
Accuracy
100%
PP
20, up to 32 with PP Up PP Up
Target
Selected Pokémon
Effect chance
n/a
Priority
0 (normal)

Machines

Generation 5
Not a TM
Generation 6
Not a TM
Generation 7
Not a TM

Effect

Changes the target to pure Water-type until it leaves the field. If the target has Multitype, this move will fail.

Meta

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

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 5
Black, White, Black 2, White 2

The user shoots a torrent of water at the target and changes the target’s type to Water.

Generation 6
X, Y, Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire

The user shoots a torrent of water at the target and changes the target’s type to Water.

Generation 7
Sun, Moon

The user shoots a torrent of water at the target and changes the target’s type to Water.

Foreign Names

Japanese
みずびたし (mizubitashi)
みずびたし
Korean
물붓기
Chinese
浸水
浸水
French
Détrempage
German
Überflutung
Spanish
Anegar
Italian
Inondazione

Similar moves

No other moves have the same effect as Soak.

Pokémon

Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Generation 7 Pokémon Type Ability Gender Egg Group HP Atk Def SpA SpD Spd Total
Level up: Learned when a Pokémon reaches a certain level.
35 36 36 36 31 Psyduck Water Damp
Cloud Nine
Swift Swim
½ male, ½ female Water 1
Field
50 52 48 65 50 55 320
37 38 38 38 31 Golduck Water Damp
Cloud Nine
Swift Swim
½ male, ½ female Water 1
Field
80 82 78 95 80 85 500
51 51 50 40 40 Goldeen Water Swift Swim
Water Veil
Lightning Rod
½ male, ½ female Water 2 45 67 60 35 50 63 320
63 63 63 46 46 Seaking Water Swift Swim
Water Veil
Lightning Rod
½ male, ½ female Water 2 80 92 65 65 80 68 450
49 50 50 50 50 Remoraid Water Hustle
Sniper
Moody
½ male, ½ female Water 1
Water 2
35 65 35 65 35 65 300
61 64 64 64 64 Octillery Water Suction Cups
Sniper
Moody
½ male, ½ female Water 1
Water 2
75 105 75 105 75 45 480
Pelipper Water Flying Keen Eye
Drizzle
Rain Dish
½ male, ½ female Water 1
Flying
60 50 100 95 70 65 440
Wailord Water Water Veil
Oblivious
Pressure
½ male, ½ female Field
Water 2
170 90 45 90 45 60 500
42 Luvdisc Water Swift Swim
Hydration
¼ male, ¾ female Water 2 43 30 55 40 65 97 330
54 54 54 54 54 Finneon Water Swift Swim
Storm Drain
Water Veil
½ male, ½ female Water 2 49 49 56 49 61 66 330
66 66 Lumineon Water Swift Swim
Storm Drain
Water Veil
½ male, ½ female Water 2 69 69 76 69 86 91 460
32 32 32 32 23 Red-Striped Basculin Water Reckless
Adaptability
Mold Breaker
½ male, ½ female Water 2 70 92 65 80 55 98 460
32 32 32 32 23 Blue-Striped Basculin Blue-Striped Basculin Water Rock Head
Adaptability
Mold Breaker
½ male, ½ female Water 2 70 92 65 80 55 98 460
33 33 33 33 33 Alomomola Water Healer
Hydration
Regenerator
½ male, ½ female Water 1
Water 2
165 75 80 40 45 65 470
46 Solo Wishiwashi Water Schooling ½ male, ½ female Water 2 45 20 20 25 25 40 175
46 School Wishiwashi School Wishiwashi Water Schooling ½ male, ½ female Water 2 45 140 130 140 135 30 620
Araquanid Water Bug Water Bubble
Water Absorb
½ male, ½ female Water 1
Bug
68 70 92 50 132 42 454
41 Pyukumuku Water Innards Out
Unaware
½ male, ½ female Water 1 55 60 130 30 130 5 410
20 Tapu Fini Water Fairy Misty Surge
Telepathy
genderless Undiscovered 70 75 115 95 130 85 570
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Generation 7 Pokémon Type Ability Gender Egg Group HP Atk Def SpA SpD Spd Total
Egg: Appears on a newly-hatched Pokémon, if the father had the same move.
• • • Chinchou Water Electric Volt Absorb
Illuminate
Water Absorb
½ male, ½ female Water 2 75 38 38 56 56 67 330
• • • • • Azurill Normal Fairy Thick Fat
Huge Power
Sap Sipper
¼ male, ¾ female Undiscovered 50 20 40 20 40 20 190
• • • Wingull Water Flying Keen Eye
Hydration
Rain Dish
½ male, ½ female Water 1
Flying
40 30 30 55 30 85 270
• • • • • Wailmer Water Water Veil
Oblivious
Pressure
½ male, ½ female Field
Water 2
130 70 35 70 35 60 400
• • • Buizel Water Swift Swim
Water Veil
½ male, ½ female Water 1
Field
55 65 35 60 30 85 330

24 Pokémon

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