Ice Beam
れいとうビーム Ice Beam
Ice Beam VIII.PNG
Introduced: Generation I
Battle Data
Type: Type Ice.gif
Category: Type Special.gif
Power: 90[1]
Accuracy: 100%
PP: 10 (Max. 16)
Priority: 0
Contact: No
Affected by
Magic Coat: No
Magic Bounce: No
Bright Powder: Yes
Detect/Protect: Yes
Snatch: No
Mirror Move: Yes
King's Rock: No
Contest Data
Contests (RSE)
Condition: Beauty
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Jam: 1
Startles all Pokémon that have made a same-type appeal.
Super Contests (DPPt)
Condition: Beauty
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Earn +2 if the Pokémon performs first in the turn.
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Condition: Beautiful
Appeal: 4 ♥♥♥♥
Jam: 1
Badly startles the last Pokémon to act before the user.

Ice Beam is an Ice-type move introduced in Generation I. It is TM13 in all generations but Generation II. In Let's Go, Pikachu! and Let's Go, Eevee!, it is available as TM51.

Description

Games Description
GSC An attack that may freeze the foe.
RSE Blasts the foe with an icy beam that may freeze it.
FRLG The foe is struck with an icy beam. It may freeze the foe solid.
DPPtHGSS The foe is struck with an icy-cold beam of energy. It may also freeze the target solid.
BWB2W2 The target is struck with an icy-cold beam of energy. It may also freeze the target solid.
XYORAS The target is struck with an icy-cold beam of energy. This may also leave the target frozen.
SMUSUMPE The user hits the target with an icy-cold beam of energy. In addition, the target might become frozen solid.

Effect

In battle

Ice Beam does damage and has a 10% chance to freeze the target. In a Double Battle, Ice Beam can target any Pokémon around the user. In a Triple Battle, Ice Beam can only target a Pokémon that's adjacent to the user.

Learnset

By leveling up

Pokémon Type Egg groups Level
VII VIII
037A.png Vulpix ice
038A.png Ninetales ice/fairy
086.png Seel water 50 37 41
087.png Dewgong water/ice 56 43 51
090.png Shellder water 59 49 49 RSE
50 FRLG
131.png Lapras water/ice 38 36 31
144.png Articuno ice/flying 1 49 49
223.png Remoraid water 44 44
224.png Octillery water 54 54
361.png Snorunt ice 34
362.png Glalie ice 34
378.png Regice ice
382.png Kyogre water 35
582.png Vanillite ice
583.png Vanillish ice
584.png Vanillixe ice
615.png Cryogonal ice
646.png Kyurem dragon/ice
698.png Amaura rock/ice
699.png Aurorus rock/ice
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
VI VII VIII
054.png Psyduck water 086.png087.png
131.png223.png
224.png
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.

By TM

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Gallery

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References

  1. ^ As of Generation VI, Ice Beam has a base power of 90, which prior to that had a base power of 95


Variations of Flamethrower
Flamethrower Ice Beam Thunderbolt
Former Variations of Flamethrower
Sludge Wave
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