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Poison Sting
Poison Sting IV
(どくばり Poison Needle)
Generation: I
Battle Data
Type: Type Poison
Category Type Physical
Power: 15
Accuracy: 100%
PP: 35 (Max. 56)
Affects: Selected target
Secondary Effect: May poison foe
Priority: 0
Contact: No
Affected by
Magic Coat: No
BrightPowder: No
Detect/Protect: Yes
Snatch: No
King's Rock: No
Contest Data
Contests (RSE)
Type: Type Smart
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Jam: 3 ♥♥♥
Super Contests (DPPt)
Type: Type Smart
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: Type Smart
Appeal: 2 ♥♥
Jam: 3 ♥♥♥

Poison Sting is a Poison-type physical move introduced in the Generation I.

Description

The user shoots poisonous needles at the target.

Effect

In Battle

It has a 30% chance of poisoning the foe.

Contests

Startles Pokémon who made an appeal before the user.

Super Contests

Prevents the Voltage from going down in the same turn.

Contest Spectaculars

Startles the last Pokémon to act before the user.

Learnset

By Leveling Up

By Leveling Up
Pokémon Type Level
I II III IV V VI
013 Weedle bug/poison 1 1 1 1 1 1
023 Ekans poison 10 9 8 4 4 4
024 Arbok poison 1, 10 1, 9 1, 8 1, 4 1, 4 1, 4
027 Sandshrew ground 24 17 17 9 9 (BW)
5 (B2W2)
5
028 Sandslash ground 24 17 17 9 9 (BW)
1, 5 (B2W2)
1, 5
029 Nidoran♀ poison 14 (RB)
17 (Y)
17 17 13 13 13
030 Nidorina poison 14 (RB)
19 (Y)
19 18 13 13 13
031 Nidoqueen poison/ground 14 (RB) 1 1 1 1
032 Nidoran♂ poison 14 (RB)
17 (Y)
17 17 13 13 13
033 Nidorino poison 14 (RB)
19 (Y)
19 18 13 13 13
034 Nidoking poison/ground 1 (RB)
14 (Y)
1 1 1 1 1
072 Tentacool water/poison 18 1 1 1 1 1
073 Tentacruel water/poison 1 1 1 1 1 1
167 Spinirak bug/poison 1 1 1 1 1
168 Ariados bug/poison 1 1 1 1 1
207 Gligar ground/flying 1 1 1 1 1
211 Qwilfish water/poison 1 1 1 1 1
265 Wurmple bug 5 5 5 5
315 Roselia grass/poison 9 7 7 7
331 Cacnea grass 1 1 1 1
332 Cacturne grass/dark 1 1 1 1
407 Roserade grass/poison 1 1 1
416 Vespiqueen bug/flying 3 3 (BW)
1 (B2W2)
1
451 Skorupi bug/poison 1 1 1
452 Drapion poison/dark 1 1 1
453 Croagunk poison/fighting 8 8 8
454 Toxicroak poison/fighting 1, 8 1, 8 1, 8
543 Venipede bug/poison 5 5
544 Whirlipede bug/poison 1, 5 1, 5
545 Scolipede bug/poison 1, 5 1, 5
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
V VI
595 Joltik bug/electric 013167168
207265451
452543544
545
013167168
207265451
452543544
545
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

Gallery

Moves in the anime
Jessie Arbok Poison Sting
Jessie's Arbok using Poison Sting
Whitney Nidorina Poison Sting
Whitney's Nidorina using Poison Sting
Harley Cacturne Poison Sting
Harley's Cacturne using Poison Sting
Brock Croagunk Poison Sting
Brock's Croagunk using Poison Sting
Burgh Whirlipede Poison Sting
Burgh's Whirlipede using Poison Sting
Scolipede Poison Sting
Scolipede using Poison Sting

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