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Sludge

Type Power Accuracy PP Priority Damage Target
Poison 65 100% 20 0 Special Single non-user

Description

Deals damage and has a 30% chance to poison the target.

Competitive Use

Sludge is an awful competitive move, with much powerful options such as Sludge Bomb and Sludge Wave available. To make matters worse, Poison is not a very good attacking type, only hitting the Grass-type for super effective damage.

Related Moves

Sludge Bomb is a more powerful special Poison-type move.

Sludge Wave is a more powerful special Poison-type move, with only a 10% chance of poisoning the opponent.

Pokémon Type Tier Abilities HP Atk Def SpA SpD Spe BST
Bulbasaur Grass / Poison LC Overgrow / Chlorophyll 45 49 49 65 65 45 318
Garbodor Poison NU Stench / Weak Armor / Aftermath 80 95 82 60 82 75 474
Gastrodon Water / Ground OU Sticky Hold / Storm Drain / Sand Force 111 83 68 92 82 39 475
Grimer Poison LC Stench / Sticky Hold / Poison Touch 80 80 50 40 50 25 325
Gulpin Poison LC Liquid Ooze / Sticky Hold / Gluttony 70 43 53 43 53 40 302
Koffing Poison LC Levitate 40 65 95 60 45 35 340
Mudkip Water LC Torrent / Damp 50 70 50 50 50 40 310
Muk Poison NU Stench / Sticky Hold / Poison Touch 105 105 75 65 100 50 500
Shellos Water LC Sticky Hold / Storm Drain / Sand Force 76 48 48 57 62 34 325
Swalot Poison NU Liquid Ooze / Sticky Hold / Gluttony 100 73 83 73 83 55 467
Swampert Water / Ground UU Torrent / Damp 100 110 90 85 90 60 535
Trubbish Poison LC Stench / Sticky Hold / Aftermath 50 50 62 40 62 65 329
Venusaur Grass / Poison OU Overgrow / Chlorophyll 80 82 83 100 100 80 525
Weezing Poison NU Levitate 65 90 120 85 70 60 490