Steals the target's stat increases, then inflicts damage.
- 90; percentile 67.3
- 10, up to 16 with PP Up
- Selected Pokémon
- Effect chance
- 0 (normal)
User touches the target. This triggers some abilities (e.g., Static) and items (e.g., Sticky Barb).
- Has a charging turn
- Must recharge
- Blocked by Detect and Protect
Copied by Mirror Move
A Pokémon targeted by this move can use Mirror Move to copy it.
- Unusable during Gravity
- Defrosts when used
- Targets opposite side in triples
This move ignores the target's Substitute.
- Mental effects
- Unusable during Sky Battles
Not a TM
Steals the target's stat increases, then inflicts regular damage. Will not steal stat increases that would put any of the user's stats at more than +6; any excess is left on the target. Stolen increases are affected by abilities as normal.
This reflects how the games treat moves and may be somewhat idealistic.
The user hides in the target’s shadow, steals the target’s stat boosts, and then attacks.
- シャドースチール (shadoosuchiiru)
No other moves have the same effect as Spectral Thief.
Ghost Pokémon get STAB, and have their types highlighted in green.
Pokémon with higher Attack are more suited to Spectral Thief's physical damage, and have the stat highlighted in green.
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