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Water Pledge
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Water Oath
Generation: V
Battle Data
Type: Type Water.gif
Category Special
Power: 50
Accuracy: 100%
PP: 10, max: 16
Affects: Selected target
Secondary Effect: None
Priority: 0
Contact: No
Contest Data
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: Beauty
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Jam: 0

Water Pledge (みずのちかい Water Oath) is a Water-type move introduced in Generation V.


The user creates a pillar of water to attack.

When combined with Fire Pledge, it will create a rainbow which doubles the changes of moves having Seconday Effects for four turns.

When combined with Grass Pledge, it will create a marsh which reduces the speed of all opponents by 50% for four turns.


Generation V

By Move Tutor

In Pokémon Black and White

In Pokémon Black and White, a man in Driftveil City will teach Water Pledge to any Water-type Starter Pokémon and Water type Elemental Monkey.

By Move Tutor
Pokémon type
Squirtle Water
Wartortle Water
Blastoise Water
Totodile Water
Croconaw Water
Feraligatr Water
Mudkip Water
Marshtomp Water/Ground
Swampert Water/Ground
Piplup Water
Prinplup Water
Empoleon Water/Steel
Oshawott Water
Dewott Water
Samurott Water
*Bold indicates a Pokémon which receives STAB from this move.


Only respective type Elemental Monkey in addition to Water-type Starters can learn it.