Pokemon Sword and Shield

List of Moves

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This is a list of moves usable moves in the game Pokemon Sword and Shield. Read on to find out the Power, PP, Effect, and Accuracy for every attack and move!

List of Moves

Moves by Type

All Pokemon moves are classified into one of eighteen types. Click one of the types below to see all moves of that type.

FireFire WaterWater GrassGrass
ElectricElectric IceIce FightingFighting
PoisonPoison GroundGround FlyingFlying
PsychicPsychic BugBug RockRock
GhostGhost DragonDragon DarkDark
SteelSteel FairyFairy NormalNormal

Moves by Category

Moves which calculate damage based on the user's Attack stat and the opponent's Defense stat are called Physical moves.

On the other hand, moves which calculate damage based on the user's Special Attack stat and the opponent's Special Defense stat are called Special moves.

Moves which have a non-damaging effect are called Status moves.

List of Physical Moves
List of Special Moves
List of Status Moves

Max and G-Max Moves

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In addition to the traditional Moves, Pokemon in Generation VIII are now capable of using Max Moves when in Dynamax Form and G-Max Moves when in Gigantamax Form.

List of Max Moves
List of G-Max Moves

How to Learn Rare Moves

How to Learn Egg Moves

Egg Moves
Egg Moves are special moves which can only be learned by breeding Pokemon. Check out our full guide on breeding for Egg Moves below.

How to Learn Egg Moves

List and Locations of Move Tutors

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Characters called Move Tutors, who can teach your Pokemon exclusive moves, are scattered around the map. Take a look at our full list of Move Tutors, and which Pokemon can learn their moves.

List and Locations of Move Tutors

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