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Spiky Shield
Millis' Chesnaught Spiky Shield
(ニードルガード Needle Guard)
Generation: VI
Battle Data
Type: Type Grass
Category Type Status
Power: -
Accuracy: -%
PP: 10
Affects: Selected target
Secondary Effect:
Priority: +4
Contact: No
Affected by
Magic Coat: No
Bright Powder: No
Protect/Detect: No
Snatch: Yes
King's Rock: No
Contest Data
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: Type Tough
Appeal: 1
Jam: 1

Spiky Shield is a Grass-type move introduced in Generation VI. It was Chesnaught's signature move until the the release of Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire.


Games Description
In addition to protecting the user from attacks, this move also damages any attacker who makes direct contact.


By leveling up

Pokémon Type Level
332 Cacturne Grass/Dark 32 (ORAS) Evolve
556 Maractus Grass 1 (ORAS) 1
652 Chesnaught Grass/Fighting 36, 75 Evolve
777 Togedemaru electric/steel 49
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.