Essentials

Water Pledge

Water special

Generation 5

Summary

With Grass Pledge, halves opposing Pokémon's Speed for four turns.

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
80; percentile 56.4
Accuracy
100%
PP
10, up to 16 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

Inflicts regular damage. If a friendly Pokémon used Grass Pledge earlier this turn, all opposing Pokémon have halved Speed for four turns (including this one).

Meta

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

History

Before X, Y
Has 50 power.

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 5
Black, White, Black 2, White 2

A column of water strikes the target. When combined with its fire equivalent, the damage increases and a rainbow appears.

Generation 6
X, Y, Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire

A column of water strikes the target. When combined with its fire equivalent, the damage increases and a rainbow appears.

Generation 7
Sun, Moon

A column of water strikes the target. When combined with its fire equivalent, its power increases and a rainbow appears.

Foreign Names

Japanese
みずのちかい (mizunochikai)
みずのちかい
Korean
물의맹세
Chinese
水之誓約
水之誓约
French
Aire d’Eau
German
Wassersäulen
Spanish
Voto Agua
Italian
Acquapatto

Similar moves

No other moves have the same effect as Water Pledge.

Pokémon

Water Pokémon get STAB, and have their types highlighted in green.

Pokémon with higher Special Attack are more suited to Water Pledge's special damage, and have the stat highlighted in green.

Generation 5 Generation 6 Generation 7 Pokémon Type Ability Gender Egg Group HP Atk Def SpA SpD Spd Total
Tutor: Can be taught at any time by an NPC.
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Squirtle Water Torrent
Rain Dish
⅞ male, ⅛ female Monster
Water 1
44 48 65 50 64 43 314
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Wartortle Water Torrent
Rain Dish
⅞ male, ⅛ female Monster
Water 1
59 63 80 65 80 58 405
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Blastoise Water Torrent
Rain Dish
⅞ male, ⅛ female Monster
Water 1
79 83 100 85 105 78 530
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Mega Blastoise Mega Blastoise Water Mega Launcher ⅞ male, ⅛ female Monster
Water 1
79 103 120 135 115 78 630
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Totodile Water Torrent
Sheer Force
⅞ male, ⅛ female Monster
Water 1
50 65 64 44 48 43 314
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Croconaw Water Torrent
Sheer Force
⅞ male, ⅛ female Monster
Water 1
65 80 80 59 63 58 405
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Feraligatr Water Torrent
Sheer Force
⅞ male, ⅛ female Monster
Water 1
85 105 100 79 83 78 530
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Mudkip Water Torrent
Damp
⅞ male, ⅛ female Monster
Water 1
50 70 50 50 50 40 310
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Marshtomp Water Ground Torrent
Damp
⅞ male, ⅛ female Monster
Water 1
70 85 70 60 70 50 405
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Swampert Water Ground Torrent
Damp
⅞ male, ⅛ female Monster
Water 1
100 110 90 85 90 60 535
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Mega Swampert Mega Swampert Water Ground Swift Swim ⅞ male, ⅛ female Monster
Water 1
100 150 110 95 110 70 635
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Piplup Water Torrent
Defiant
⅞ male, ⅛ female Water 1
Field
53 51 53 61 56 40 314
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Prinplup Water Torrent
Defiant
⅞ male, ⅛ female Water 1
Field
64 66 68 81 76 50 405
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Empoleon Water Steel Torrent
Defiant
⅞ male, ⅛ female Water 1
Field
84 86 88 111 101 60 530
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Oshawott Water Torrent
Shell Armor
⅞ male, ⅛ female Field 55 55 45 63 45 45 308
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Dewott Water Torrent
Shell Armor
⅞ male, ⅛ female Field 75 75 60 83 60 60 413
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Samurott Water Torrent
Shell Armor
⅞ male, ⅛ female Field 95 100 85 108 70 70 528
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Panpour Water Gluttony
Torrent
⅞ male, ⅛ female Field 50 53 48 53 48 64 316
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Simipour Water Gluttony
Torrent
⅞ male, ⅛ female Field 75 98 63 98 63 101 498
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Froakie Water Torrent
Protean
⅞ male, ⅛ female Water 1 41 56 40 62 44 71 314
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Frogadier Water Torrent
Protean
⅞ male, ⅛ female Water 1 54 63 52 83 56 97 405
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Greninja Water Dark Torrent
Protean
⅞ male, ⅛ female Water 1 72 95 67 103 71 122 530
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Battle Bond Greninja Battle Bond Greninja Water Dark Battle Bond ⅞ male, ⅛ female Water 1 72 95 67 103 71 122 530
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Ash's Greninja Ash's Greninja Water Dark Battle Bond ⅞ male, ⅛ female Water 1 72 145 67 153 71 132 640
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Popplio Water Torrent
Liquid Voice
⅞ male, ⅛ female Water 1
Field
50 54 54 66 56 40 320
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Brionne Water Torrent
Liquid Voice
⅞ male, ⅛ female Water 1
Field
60 69 69 91 81 50 420
Black, White Black 2, White 2 X, Y Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire Sun, Moon Primarina Water Fairy Torrent
Liquid Voice
⅞ male, ⅛ female Water 1
Field
80 74 74 126 116 60 530

27 Pokémon

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