Sheer Cold
Type  Ice
Category  Special
Accuracy  ((level of user - level of target) + 30)%
PP  5 (max. 8)
Priority  {{{priority}}}
The target is attacked with a blast of absolute-zero cold. The target faints instantly if this attack hits.
  • Does not make contact
  • Affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Foe Foe
Self Ally
May affect anyone but the user

Sheer Cold is a OHKO Ice-type move.

The accuracy of this move is calculated using the following formula: ((level of user - level of target) + 30)%

Pokémon that learn Sheer Cold

By leveling up

Dex no. Pokémon Type Level
#095 Icon095 Glaslug Water Ice 50
#114 Icon114 Dermafrost Ice Rock 54
#117 Icon117 Titanice Ice Unknown 66
#150 Icon150 Alpico Ice Fairy 63

Via a prior evolution

Dex no. Pokémon Type Father
#096 Icon096 Glavinug Water Ice Icon095

By Breeding

Dex no. Pokémon Type Father
#155 Icon155 Fafurr Ice Dragon Icon095
#156 Icon156 Fafninter Ice Dragon
  • For clarity, only the lowest stage possible of every compatible evolutionary line are listed as fathers.
  • When Ratsy (Icon139*) is listed as a father, it means that the move must be acquired via Sketch beforehand.
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