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Steel Beam
Steel Beam VIII.png
Beam of Steely Resolve
Generation: VIII
Battle Data
Type: Type Steel.gif
Category Special
Power: 140
Accuracy: 95%
PP: 5, max: ?
Affects: Selected target
Secondary Effect: None
Priority: 0
Contact: No
Affected by
Magic Coat: No
Magic Bounce: No
Bright Powder: No
Protect/Detect: Yes
Snatch: No
Mirror Move: Yes
King's Rock: Yes
Contest Data
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: [[File:Type_{{{contesttype}}}.gif|{{{contesttype}}}]]

Steel Beam is a Steel-type move introduced in Generation VIII.


Games Description
SWSH The user fires a beam of steel that it collected from its entire body. This also damages the user.


Steel Beam does damage and deals recoil to about half its max HP.


By Move Tutor

Pokémon Type Egg groups Games
027A.png Sandshrew Ice/Steel Field SWSH
028A.png Sandslash Ice/Steel Field SWSH
050A.png Diglett Ground/Steel Field SWSH
051A.png Dugtrio Ground/Steel Field SWSH
052B.png Meowth Steel Field SWSH
081.png Magnemite Electric/Steel Mineral SWSH
082.png Magneton Electric/Steel Mineral SWSH
208.png Steelix Steel/Ground Mineral SWSH
212.png Scizor Bug/Steel Bug SWSH
227.png Skarmory Steel/Flying Flying SWSH
303.png Mawile Steel/Fairy Field/Fairy SWSH
385.png Jirachi Steel/Psychic Undiscovered SWSH
436.png Bronzor Steel/Psychic Mineral SWSH
437.png Bronzong Steel/Psychic Mineral SWSH
448.png Lucario Fighting/Steel Field/Human-Like SWSH
462.png Magnezone Electric/Steel Mineral SWSH
530.png Excadrill Ground/Steel Field SWSH
589.png Escavalier Bug/Steel Field SWSH
597.png Ferroseed Grass/Steel Grass/Mineral SWSH
598.png Ferrothorn Grass/Steel Grass/Mineral SWSH
599.png Klink Steel Mineral SWSH
600.png Klang Steel Mineral SWSH
601.png Klinklang Steel Mineral SWSH
618A.png Stunfisk Ground/Steel Water 1/Amorphous SWSH
624.png Pawniard Dark/Steel Human-Like SWSH
625.png Bisharp Dark/Steel Human-Like SWSH
632.png Durant Bug/Steel Bug SWSH
638.png Cobalion Steel/Fighting Undiscovered SWSH
679.png Honedge Steel/Ghost Mineral SWSH
680.png Doublade Steel/Ghost Mineral SWSH
681.png Aegislash Steel/Ghost Mineral SWSH
707.png Klefki Steel/Fairy Mineral SWSH
773.png Silvally Steel Undiscovered SWSH
777.png Togedemaru Electric/Steel Field/Fairy SWSH
791.png Solgaleo Psychic/Steel Undiscovered SWSH
801.png Magearna Steel/Fairy Undiscovered SWSH
808.png Meltan Steel Undiscovered SWSH
809.png Melmetal Steel Undiscovered SWSH
823.png Corviknight Flying/Steel Flying SWSH
863.png Perrserker Steel Field SWSH
878.png Cufant Steel Field/Mineral SWSH
879.png Copperajah Steel Field/Mineral SWSH
884.png Duraludon Steel/Dragon Mineral/Dragon SWSH
888A.png Zacian Fairy Undiscovered SWSH
889A.png Zamazenta Fighting Undiscovered SWSH
Bold indicates that this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates that an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.


  • Steel Beam was named by a fan during a competition on CoroCoro magazine to give the then unnamed move a name.
  • Silvally, Zacian and Zamazenta are the only Pokémon who do not get stab bonus in their normal orbs from this move.
  • Its base power is equivalent to Jirachi's signature move, Doom Desire.


Main series