Type  Water
Category  Special
Power  80
Accuracy  100%
PP  15 (max. 24)
Priority  {{{priority}}}
The user shoots boiling hot water at its target. It may also leave the target with a burn.
  • Does not make contact
  • Affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Affected by King's Rock
Foe Foe
Self Ally
May affect anyone but the user

30% chance of causing a burn

Scald is an offensive Water-type move. If the target is frozen, Scald thaws the target if it hits.

As of 1.0.4, it can be taught by the Special Move Tutor in Tsukinami Village Hotel for 4 Blue Shards. In 1.03, it could be taught by the Ultimate Move Tutor of Tsukinami Village for four of each shard.

Pokémon that learn Scald

By leveling up

Pokémon Type Level
#005 Icon005 Eletux Water Electric 32
#006 Icon006 Electruxo Water Electric 33

Via Move Tutor

Dex no. Pokémon Type
#072 Icon072 Floatzel
Water Water
#130 Icon130 Vaporeon
Water Water
#081 Icon081 Corsola
Water Rock
#082 Icon082 Corsoreef
Water Rock
#158 Icon158 Krilvolver
Water Fire

By breeding

Dex no. Pokémon Type
#118 Icon118 Frynai
Water Steel
#119 Icon119 Saidine
Water Steel
#120 Icon120 Daikatuna
Water Steel