Gunk Shot
ダストシュート Dust Shoot
Gunk Shot VIII.PNG
Introduced: Generation IV
Battle Data
Type: Type Poison.gif
Category: Type Physical.gif
Power: 120
Accuracy: 80%[1]
PP: 5 (Max. 8)
Priority: 0
Contact: No
Contest Data
Super Contests (DPPt)
Condition: Cool
Appeal: 3 ♥♥♥
A basic performance using a move known by Pokémon.
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Condition: Tough
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Jam: 1
Badly startles all Pokémon that successfully showed their appeal.

Gunk Shot is a Poison-type move introduced in Generation IV.

Description

Games Description
DPPtHGSS The user shoots filthy garbage at the foe to attack. It may also poison the target.
BWB2W2
XYORAS
SMUSUM
SWSH
The user shoots filthy garbage at the target to attack. This may also poison the target.

Effect

In battle

Gunk Shot does damage and has a 30% chance to poison the target. In a Double Battle, Gunk Shot can target any Pokémon around the user. In a Triple Battle, Gunk Shot 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
023.png Ekans poison 41 49 49 49 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
024.png Arbok poison 56 63 63 63 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
088.png Grimer poison 44 49 BW
43 B2W2
43 XY
40 ORAS
40 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
088A.png Grimer poison 40 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
089.png Muk poison 54 58 BW
49 B2W2
49 XY
40 ORAS
40 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
089A.png Muk poison 40 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
224.png Octillery water 1 1 1 1 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
316.png Gulpin poison 54 59 59 XY
49 ORAS
49 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
317.png Swalot poison 66 73 1, 73 XY
1, 61 ORAS
1, 63 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
568.png Trubbish poison 45 45 45 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
569.png Garbodor poison 54 54 54 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
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

Pokémon Type Egg Groups Father
III IV V VI VII VIII
316.png Gulpin poison 088.png089.png316.png
317.png
088.png089.png316.png
317.png
TBA
353.png Shuppet ghost 088.png089.png316.png
317.png
088.png089.png316.png
317.png
TBA
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
* indicates a Pokémon that can only learn this move through chain breeding.

Gallery

Main games

Main series

Pokémon Adventures

References

  1. ^ As of Generation VI, Gunk Shot has an accuracy of 80%, which prior to that had an accuracy of 70%


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