Ice Punch in my bag from Pokemon Scarlet and Violet.
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Where to Get Ice Punch TM in Pokemon Scarlet & Violet

This TM is easy to get.

Ice Punch is a reliable attack due to its decent power and 100% accuracy, so you’ll definitely want a few copies of it. You might be wondering where to find this Ice-type attack, so here’s everything you need to know on where to get Ice Punch TM in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet.

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Pokemon Scarlet & Violet Ice Punch TM Location

Beating Team Star Bases gives you access to TM 069 at the Pokemon Center TM machine, but Ice Punch isn’t available in the overworld, so you’ll have to craft it. You’ll need 3 Meditite Sweat and 3 Cubchoo Fur plus 5000 LP to craft Ice Punch, and neither Pokemon is that difficult to find in Paldea.

Cubchoo are all over Glaseado Mountain, and Medicham and Meditite are found in caves in the southwest section of Paldea (see the screenshot below).

The places to find Medicham in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet.
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After beating the boss of each Team Star base, you’ll be greeted by Penny who will give you some LP as a reward and will unlock a bunch more TMs you can craft with the TM machine. As such, after you’ve beaten each Team Star base, head to the TM Machine and check to see if you’re unlocked the crafting recipe for Ice Punch.

Good Pokemon to teach Ice Punch include Medicham and Hariyama because it’s super effective against Flying Pokemon, and does more damage than Thunder Punch to Dragonite and Noivern since they’re Dragon and Flying.

Most Ice Pokemon should learn Icicle Crash over Ice Punch because it has a 30% chance to flinch foes, and in Cloyster’s case, Icicle Spear since it has Skill Link.

That’s everything we have on where to find Ice Punch in Pokemon Scarlet and Violet. Check out some of our other Pokemon Scarlet and Violet content like all the starter Pokemon evolutions, the top 10 Paldea Pokemon, and all the map icons.

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Ryan Bruckner
Ryan Bruckner, a University of Wisconsin grad and cat dad, wrote for Twinfinite from September of 2022 to March of 2023. A large contributor to the site's Pokemon Scarlet & Violet coverage, Ryan also often wrote about Star Wars and the Pokemon TCG.