Essentials

Icicle Spear

Ice physical

Generation 3

Summary

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

Damage Dealt

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

Stats

Power
25; percentile 5.8
Accuracy
100%
PP
30, up to 48 with PP Up PP Up
Target
Selected Pokémon
Effect chance
n/a
Priority
0 (normal)

Machines

Generation 3
Not a TM
Generation 4
Not a TM
Generation 5
Not a TM
Generation 6
Not a TM
Generation 7
Not a TM

Effect

Inflicts regular damage. Hits 2–5 times in one turn.

Has a 3/8 chance each to hit 2 or 3 times, and a 1/8 chance each to hit 4 or 5 times. Averages to 3 hits per use.

Meta

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

History

Before Black, White
Has 10 power.

Flavor

Flavor Text

Generation 3
Ruby, Sapphire, Emerald

Attacks the foe by firing 2 to 5 icicles in a row.

FireRed, LeafGreen

Sharp icicles are fired at the foe. It strikes two to five times.

Generation 4
Diamond, Pearl, Platinum, HeartGold, SoulSilver

The user launches sharp icicles at the foe. It strikes two to five times in a row.

Generation 5
Black, White, Black 2, White 2

The user launches sharp icicles at the target. It strikes two to five times in a row.

Generation 6
X, Y, Omega Ruby, Alpha Sapphire

The user launches sharp icicles at the target two to five times in a row.

Generation 7
Sun, Moon, Ultra Sun, Ultra Moon

The user launches sharp icicles at the target two to five times in a row.

Foreign Names

Japanese
つららばり (tsurarabari)
つららばり
Korean
고드름침
Chinese
冰錐
冰锥
French
Stalagtite
German
Eisspeer
Spanish
Carámbano
Italian
Gelolancia
Czech
Rampouchové kopí

Contests

Generation 3 Contest

Type
Beauty
Appeal
♡♡
Jam
Flavor text
Startles Pokémon that made a same-type appeal.
Use after
Use before
None

Generation 4 Super Contest

Type
Beauty
Appeal
♡♡
Flavor text
Allows performance of the same move twice in a row.
Use after
None
Use before
None

Similar moves

These moves all have the same effect as Icicle Spear.

Move Type Class PP Power Acc Pri Effect
Double Slap Normal physical 10 15 85%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

Comet Punch Normal physical 15 18 85%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

Fury Attack Normal physical 20 15 85%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

Pin Missile Bug physical 20 25 95%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

Spike Cannon Normal physical 15 20 100%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

Barrage Normal physical 20 15 85%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

Fury Swipes Normal physical 15 18 80%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

Bone Rush Ground physical 10 25 90%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

Arm Thrust Fighting physical 20 15 100%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

Bullet Seed Grass physical 30 25 100%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

Rock Blast Rock physical 10 25 90%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

Tail Slap Normal physical 10 25 85%

Hits 2-5 times in one turn.

Pokémon

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

Pokémon with higher Attack are more suited to Icicle Spear's physical damage, and have the stat highlighted in green.

Ruby, Sapphire
Emerald
Colosseum
XD
FireRed, LeafGreen Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 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.
0 Alolan Sandslash Alolan Sandslash Ice Steel Snow Cloak
Slush Rush
½ male, ½ female Field 75 100 120 25 65 65 450
8 13 13 13 13 Shellder Water Shell Armor
Skill Link
Overcoat
½ male, ½ female Water 3 30 65 100 45 25 40 305
Vanillite Ice Ice Body
Snow Cloak
Weak Armor
½ male, ½ female Mineral 36 50 50 65 60 44 305
Vanillish Ice Ice Body
Snow Cloak
Weak Armor
½ male, ½ female Mineral 51 65 65 80 75 59 395
Vanilluxe Ice Ice Body
Snow Warning
Weak Armor
½ male, ½ female Mineral 71 95 85 110 95 79 535
Ruby, Sapphire
Emerald
FireRed, LeafGreen Generation 4 Generation 5 Generation 6 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.
• • • • • • Seel Water Thick Fat
Hydration
Ice Body
½ male, ½ female Water 1
Field
65 45 55 45 70 45 325
• • • • • • Shellder Water Shell Armor
Skill Link
Overcoat
½ male, ½ female Water 3 30 65 100 45 25 40 305
• • • • • • Swinub Ice Ground Oblivious
Snow Cloak
Thick Fat
½ male, ½ female Field 50 50 40 30 30 50 250
• • • • • • Corsola Water Rock Hustle
Natural Cure
Regenerator
¼ male, ¾ female Water 1
Water 3
65 55 95 65 95 35 410

8 Pokémon

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