Muddy Water
Muddy Water VII.png
だくりゅう Muddy River
Generation: III
Battle Data
Type: Type Water.gif
Category Special
Power: 95
Accuracy: 85%
PP: 10*
Affects: All foes
Secondary Effect: Lowers accuracy
Priority: 0
Contact: No
Contest Data
Contests (RSE)
Type: Tough
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Jam: 1
Super Contests (DPPt)
Type: Tough
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: Tough
Appeal:
Jam:

Muddy Water (Japanese: だくりゅう Muddy River) is a Water-type move introduced in Generation III that was Marshtomp and Swampert's signature move until Generation IV.

Description

Games Description
RSE Attacks with muddy water. May lower accuracy.
FRLG The user attacks with muddy water. It may also lower the foe's accuracy.
DPPtHGSS The user attacks by shooting out muddy water. It may also lower the foe's accuracy.
BWB2W2 The user attacks by shooting muddy water at the opposing team. It may also lower the targets' accuracy.
XYORAS
SMUSUM
The user attacks by shooting muddy water at the opposing Pokémon. This may also lower their accuracy.

Effect

In battle

The user attacks by shooting out muddy water. It may also lower the foe's accuracy.

Contests

Startles the Pokémon that has the Judge's attention.

Super Contests

Earn +2 if the Pokémon performs last in the round.

Learnset

By Leveling Up

Pokémon Type Egg groups Level
V VI VII VIII
134.png Vaporeon water 78 (Pt)
(HGSS)
78 (BW)
37 (B2W2)
37 37
194.png Wooper water/ground 47 47 47 47
195.png Quagsire water/ground 53 53 53 53
259.png Marshtomp water/ground 37 37 37 37 (XY)
38 (ORAS)
38
260.png Swampert water/ground 39 39 39 39 39
339.png Barboach water/ground 35 (ORAS) 35
340.png Whiscash water/ground 39 (ORAS) 39
382.png Kyogre water/ground 20 (HGSS) 20 20 (XY)
60 (ORAS)
60
422.png Shellos water/ground 37 37 37 37
423.png Gastrodon water/ground 41 41 41 41
535.png Tympole water 27 27 27
536.png Palpitoad water/ground 28 28 28
537.png Seismitoad water/ground 28 28 28
618.png Stunfisk ground/electric 40 40 40
692.png Clauncher water 48 48
693.png Clawitzer water 53 57
704.png Goomy dragon 38 38
705.png Sliggoo dragon 38 38
706.png Goodra dragon 38 38
788.png Tapu Fini water/fairy 48
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

By Breeding
Pokémon type Father
Squirtle Water Wooper, Quagsire
Marshtomp, Swampert
Shellos, Gastrodon
Tentacool* Water/Poison Omanyte, Omastar (HGSS)
Lickitung Normal Marshtomp, Swampert (HGSS)
Horsea Water Wooper, Quagsire
Marshtomp, Swampert
Shellos, Gastrodon (HGSS)
Omanyte Rock/Water Wooper, Quagsire
Marshtomp, Swampert
Shellos, Gastrodon (HGSS)
Clamperl Water Wooper, Quagsire
Marshtomp, Swampert
Shellos, Gastrodon (HGSS)
Relicanth Water/Rock Wooper, Quagsire
Marshtomp, Swampert
Shellos, Gastrodon (HGSS)
* Bold indicates a Pokémon which receives STAB from this move
* indicates a Pokémon that can only learn the move through chain breeding

Special Move

Special Move
Pokémon type Obtained in
Horsea Water Poké Walker - Winner's Path
* Bold indicates a Pokémon which receives STAB from this move

Gallery

Main games

Main series

Pokémon Adventures

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