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Cross Poison
クロスポイズン Cross Poison
Cross Poison VII.png
Introduced: Generation IV
Battle Data
Type: Type Poison.gif
Category: Type Physical.gif
Power: 70
Accuracy: 100%
PP: 20, max: 32
Priority: 0
Contact: Yes
Affected by
Magic Coat: No
Magic Bounce: No
Bright Powder: Yes
Detect/Protect: Yes
Snatch: No
Mirror Move: Yes
King's Rock: Yes
Contest Data
Super Contests (DPPt)
Condition: Cool
Appeal: 3 ♥♥♥
A basic performance using a move known by the Pokémon.
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Condition: Cool
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Jam: 1
Badly startles Pokémon that used a move of the same type.

Cross Poison is a Poison-type move introduced in Generation IV.

Description

Games Description
DPPtHGSS A slashing attack that may also leave the target poisoned. It has a high critical-hit ratio.
BWB2W2 A slashing attack with a poisonous blade that may also leave the target poisoned. Critical hits land more easily.
XYORAS
SMUSUM
SWSH
A slashing attack with a poisonous blade that may also poison the target. Critical hits land more easily.

Effect

In battle

Cross Poison does damage and has a high chance of being a Critical Hit. It also has a 10% chance to poison the target. In a Double Battle, Cross Poison can target any Pokémon around the user. In a Triple Battle, Cross Poison can only target a Pokémon that's adjacent to the user.

Learnset

By leveling up

Pokémon Type Egg groups Level
IV V VI VII VIII
047.png Parasect bug/grass Bug/Grass 1 1 1 1SMUSUM
167.png Spinarak bug/poison Bug 47 47 47
168.png Ariados bug/poison Bug 55 55 55
169.png Crobat poison/flying Flying 1 1 1 1, Evo. 1, Evo.
451.png Skorupi poison/bug Bug/Water 3 50 61BW
49B2W2
49 49 39
452.png Drapion poison/dark Bug/Water 3 58 73BW
57B2W2
57 57 39
890.png Eternatus poison/dragon Undiscovered 32
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

By TM

Pokémon Type Egg groups Machine
IV V VI VII VIII
068.png Machamp fighting Human-Like TM73
072.png Tentacool water/poison Water 3 TM73
073.png Tentacruel water/poison Water 3 TM73
123.png Scyther bug/flying Bug TM73
141.png Kabutops rock/water Water 1/Water 3 TM73
151.png Mew psychic Undiscovered TM73
169.png Crobat poison/flying Flying TM73
212.png Scizor bug/steel Bug TM73
254.png Sceptile grass Monster/Dragon TM73
347.png Anorith rock/bug Water 3 TM73
348.png Armaldo rock/bug Water 3 TM73
416.png Vespiquen bug/flying Bug TM73
451.png Skorupi poison/bug Bug/Water 3 TM73
452.png Drapion poison/dark Bug/Water 3 TM73
454.png Toxicroak poison/fighting Human-Like TM73
545.png Scolipede bug/poison Bug TM73
569.png Garbodor poison Mineral TM73
595.png Joltik bug/electric Bug TM73
596.png Galvantula bug/electric Bug TM73
748.png Toxapex poison/water Water 1 TM73
754.png Lurantis grass Grass TM73
758.png Salazzle poison/fire Monster/Dragon TM73
793.png Nihilego rock/poison Undiscovered TM73
804.png Naganadel poison/dragon Undiscovered TM73
862.png Obstagoon dark/normal Field TM73
890.png Eternatus poison/dragon Undiscovered TM73
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

By breeding

Special move

Generation V

By event

Generation V

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