Sludge Wave
ヘドロウェーブ Slime Wave
Sludge Wave VIII.jpg
Introduced: Generation V
Battle Data
Type: Type Poison.gif
Category: Type Special.gif
Power: 95
Accuracy: 100%
PP: 10 (Max. 16)
Priority: 0
Contact: No
Contest Data
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Condition: Tough
Appeal: 3 ♥♥♥
Jam: 0
Brings down the energy of any Pokémon that have already used a move this turn.

Sludge Wave is a Poison-type move introduced in Generation V. It has been TM34 since Generation V.

Description

Games Description
BWB2W2 It swamps the area around the user with a giant sludge wave. It may also poison those hit.
XYORAS
SMUSUM
SWSH
The user strikes everything around it by swamping the area with a giant sludge wave. This may also poison those hit.

Effect

In battle

Sludge Wave does damage and has a 10% chance to poison the target. In a Double Battle, Sludge Wave targets all Pokémon around the user. In a Triple Battle, Sludge Wave only targets Pokémon that are adjacent to the user.

Learnset

By leveling up

Pokémon Type Egg groups Level
III IV V VI VII VIII
072.png Tentacool water/poison 50 50 (XY)
43 (ORAS)
43 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
073.png Tentacruel water/poison 56 56 (XY)
48 (ORAS)
48 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
088.png Grimer poison 44 (BW)
37 (B2W2)
37 (XY)
32 (ORAS)
32 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
089.png Muk poison 50 (BW)
37 (B2W2)
37 (XY)
32 (ORAS)
32 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
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
III IV V VI VII VIII
020A.png Raticate dark/normal TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
023.png Ekans poison TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
024.png Arbok poison TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
031.png Nidoqueen poison/ground TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
034.png Nidoking poison/ground TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
051.png Dugtrio ground TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
051A.png Dugtrio ground/steel TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
072.png Tentacool water/poison TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
073.png Tentacruel water/poison TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
088.png Grimer poison TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
088A.png Grimer poison/dark TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
089.png Muk poison TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
089A.png Muk poison/dark TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
151.png Mew psychic TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
194.png Wooper water/ground TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
195.png Quagsire water/ground TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
211.png Qwilfish water/poison TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
213.png Shuckle bug/rock TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
224.png Octillery water TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
258.png Mudkip water TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
259.png Marshtomp water/ground TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
260.png Swampert water/ground TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
316.png Gulpin poison TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
317.png Swalot poison TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
336.png Seviper poison TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
342.png Crawduant water/dark TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
346.png Cradilt rock/grass TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
423.png Gastrodon water/ground TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
453.png Croagunk poison/fighting TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
454.png Toxicroak poison/fighting TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
535.png Tympole water TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
536.png Palpitoad water/ground TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
537.png Seismitoad water/ground TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
568.png Trubbish poison TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
569.png Garbodor poison TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
592.png Frillish water/ghost TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
593.png Jellicent water/ghost TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
618.png Stunfisk ground/electric TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
641.png Tornadus flying TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
642.png Thundurus electric/flying TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
643.png Landorus ground}/flying TM34 TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
688.png Binacle rock/water TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
689.png Barbaracle rock/water TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
690.png Skrelp poison/water TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
691.png Dragalge poison/dragon TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
692.png Clauncher water TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
693.png Clawitzer water TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
704.png Goomy dragon TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
705.png Sliggoo dragon TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
706.png Goodra dragon TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
718.png Zygarde dragon/ground TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
721.png Volcanion fire/water TM34 TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
747.png Mareanie poison/water TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
748.png Toxapex poison/water TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
757.png Salandit poison/fire TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
758.png Salazzle poison/fire TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
768.png Golisopod bug/water TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
781.png Dhelmise ghost/grass TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
793.png Nihilego rock/poison TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
803.png Poipole poison TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
804.png Naganadel poison/dragon TM34 {{{8}}} {{{9}}} {{{10}}} {{{11}}}
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

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Variations of Flamethrower
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Former Variations of Flamethrower
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