Ice Shard
こおりのつぶて Ice Throwing Stone
Ice Shard VIII.PNG
Introduced: Generation IV
Battle Data
Type: Type Ice.gif
Category: Type Physical.gif
Power: 40
Accuracy: 100%
PP: 30 (Max. 48)
Priority: +1
Contact: No
Contest Data
Super Contests (DPPt)
Condition: Beauty
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Enables the user to perform first in the next turn.
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Condition: Beautiful
Appeal: 3 ♥♥♥
Jam: 0
Causes the user to move earlier on the next turn.

Ice Shard is an Ice-type move introduced in Generation IV.

Description

Games Description
DPPtHGSS The user flash freezes chunks of ice and hurls them. This move always goes first.
BWB2W2 The user flash freezes chunks of ice and hurls them at the target. This move always goes first.
XYORAS The user flash-freezes chunks of ice and hurls them at the target. This move always goes first.
SMUSUMPE The user flash freezes chunks of ice and throws them at the opponent. This move will always strike first.

Effect

In Battle

Ice Shard does damage. Due to having a positive priority, Ice Shard will always go before moves that are not of this priority type. In a Double Battle, Ice Shard can target any Pokémon around the user. In a Triple Battle, Ice Shard 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
027A.png Shandshrew ice/steel 8 PE {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
028A.png Sandslash ice/steel 1 PE {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
037A.png Vulpix ice 10 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
038A.png Ninetales ice/fairy 1 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
086.png Seel water 17 17 17 17 SMUSUM
16 PE
{{{9}}} {{{10}}}
087.png Dewgong water/ice 17 17 17 17 SMUSUM
15 PE
{{{9}}} {{{10}}}
090.png Shellder water 28 28 28 28 SMUSUM
13 PE
{{{9}}} {{{10}}}
131.png Lapras water/ice 10 10 10 10 SMUSUM
19 PE
{{{9}}} {{{10}}}
144.png Articuno ice/flying 10 10 10 15 SMUSUM
1 PE
{{{9}}} {{{10}}}
215.png Sneasel dark/ice 49 51 BW
47 B2W2
47 47 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
220.png Swinub ice/ground 28 28 BW
24 B2W2
24 24 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
361.png Snorunt ice 37 37 37 XY
10 ORAS
10 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
362.png Glalie ice 1, 10 ORAS 1, 10 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
459.png Snover ice/grass 26 26 26 26 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
460.png Abomasnow ice/grass 26 26 26 26 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
471.png Glaceon ice 36 36 BW
25 B2W2
25 25 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
478.png Froslass ice/ghost 37 37 37 XY
1, 10 ORAS
1, 10 {{{9}}} {{{10}}}
615.png Cryogonal ice 5 1, 5 1 {{{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
IV V VI VII VIII
215.png Sneasel dark/ice 086.png087.png215.png
220.png471.png
086.png087.png215.png
220.png471.png
086.png087.png215.png
220.png471.png
TBA
225.png Delibird ice/flying 086.png087.png131.png
215.png220.png471.png
086.png087.png131.png
215.png220.png471.png
086.png087.png131.png
215.png220.png471.png
TBA
231.png Phanpy ground 086.png087.png215.png
220.png471.png
086.png087.png215.png
220.png471.png
086.png087.png215.png
220.png471.png
TBA
582.png Vanillite ice 361.png 361.png362.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
Ice Shard V.png
Ice Shard VI.png
Ice Shard VII.png
Ice Shard(Let's Go).PNG

Pokémon Adventures
Platinum's Froslass Ice Shard.png

Variations of Quick Attack
Physical Quick Attack Mach Punch Aqua Jet Bullet Punch Ice Shard Shadow Sneak Accelerock
Special Vacuum Wave
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.