Pokémon Wiki

Water Shuriken

13,166pages on
this wiki
Water Shuriken
(みずしゅりけん Mizu Shuriken)
Introduced: Generation VI
Battle Data
Type: Type Water
Category: Type Physical
Power: 15
Accuracy: 100%
PP: 20 (Max. 32)
Priority: +1
Contact: No
Affected by
Magic Coat: No
Bright Powder: Yes
Detect/Protect: Yes
Snatch: No
King's Rock: Yes
Contest Data
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Condition: Cool
Appeal: 3 ♥♥♥
Jam: 0
Causes the user to move earlier on the next turn.

Water Shuriken is a Water-type special move introduced in Generation VI. It was the signature move of Greninja in Pokémon X and Y.


Games Description
XYORAS The user hits the target with throwing stars two to five times in a row. This move always goes first.


In Battle

Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally

Water Shuriken can target any Pokémon adjacent to the user. Water Shuriken does damage to the target, hitting it two to five times in a turn. Due to having a positive priority, Water Shuriken will always go before moves that are not of this priority type.


By Leveling Up

By Leveling Up
Pokémon Type Level
617 Accelgor Bug 1 (ORAS) TBA
658 Greninja Water/Dark 36, 75 TBA
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.


Water Shuriken depicted in the anime
Ash Greninja Water Shuriken
Ash's Greninja using Water Shuriken

Around Wikia's network

Random Wiki