Psychic (type)

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Types
Normal Fire
Fighting Water
Flying Grass
Poison Electric
Ground Psychic
Rock Ice
Bug Dragon
Ghost Dark
Steel Fairy
Nuclear

The Psychic type is one of the nineteen types.

Battle properties

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Pokémon

There are 11 Psychic-type Pokémon, which is 7.28% of all Pokémon (counting forms that change typing as different Pokémon).

Pure Psychic-type Pokémon

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Psychic Psychic
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Psychic Psychic

Half Psychic-type Pokémon

Primary Psychic-type Pokémon

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Psychic Steel
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Psychic Steel
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Psychic Ghost

Secondary Psychic-type Pokémon

Dex no. Pokémon Type
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Water Psychic
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Water Psychic
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Rock Psychic
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Rock Psychic
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Poison Psychic
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Poison Psychic
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Normal Psychic
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Normal Psychic
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Electric Psychic
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Electric Psychic

Moves

Move Category Power Accuracy PP Target Description
Agility Status 000 000% 3030 (max 48)
   
   
Self
The user relaxes and lightens its body to move faster. It sharply boosts the Speed stat.
Amnesia Status 000 000% 3030 (max 48)
   
   
Self
The user temporarily empties its mind to forget its concerns. It sharply raises the user's Sp.Def stat.
Barrier Status 000 000% 2020 (max 32)
   
   
Self
The user throws up a sturdy wall that sharply raises its Defense stat.
Calm Mind Status 000 000% 2020 (max 32)
   
   
Self
The user quietly focuses its mind and calms its spirit to raise its Sp.Atk and Sp.Def stats.
Confusion Special 05050 100100% 2525 (max 40)
   
   
Anyone
The target is hit by a weak telekinetic force. It may also leave the target confused.
Cosmic Power Status 000 000% 2020 (max 32)
   
   
Self
The user absorbs a mystical power from space to raise its Defense and Sp.Def stats.
Dream Eater Special 100100 100100% 1515 (max 24)
   
   
Anyone
The user eats the dreams of a sleeping foe. It absorbs half the damage caused to heal the user's HP.
Extrasensory Special 08080 100100% 2020 (max 32)
   
   
Anyone
The user attacks with an odd, unseeable power. It may also make the target flinch.
Future Sight Special 120120 100100% 1010 (max 16)
   
   
Anyone
Two turns after this move is used, a hunk of psychic energy attacks the target.
Get Lucky Special 07070 100100% 055 (max 8)
   
   
Anyone
The user locates the foe's weak spot and sends strong psychic waves to hit it. Raises critical chances.
Gravity Status 000 000% 055 (max 8)
   
   
All Pokémon
Gravity is intensified for five turns, making moves involving flying unusable and negating Levitate.
Guard Swap Status 000 000% 1010 (max 16)
   
   
Anyone
The user employs its psychic power to switch changes to its Defense and Sp. Def stats with the target.
Heal Block Status 000 000% 1515 (max 24)
   
   
All foes
For five turns, the user prevents the opposing team from using any moves, Abilities, or held items that recover HP.
Heal Pulse Status 000 000% 1010 (max 16)
   
   
Anyone
The user emits a healing pulse which restores the target's HP by up to half of its max HP.
Hypnosis Status 000 06060% 2020 (max 32)
   
   
Anyone
The user employs hypnotic suggestion to make the target fall into a deep sleep.
Imprison Status 000 000% 1010 (max 16)
   
   
Self
If opposing Pokémon know any move also known by the user, they are prevented from using it.
Instant Crush Special 06060 100100% 1010 (max 16)
   
   
Anyone
The user compresses the foe with its psychic powers. This attack always goes first.
Light Screen Status 000 000% 3030 (max 48)
   
   
All allies
A wondrous wall of light is put up to reduce damage from special attacks for five turns.
Magic Coat Status 000 000% 1515 (max 24)
   
   
Self
A barrier reflects back to the foe moves like Leech Seed and moves that damage status.
Magic Room Status 000 000% 1010 (max 16)
   
   
All Pokémon
The user creates a bizarre area in which Pokémon's held items lose their effects for five turns.
Meditate Status 000 000% 4040 (max 64)
   
   
Self
The user meditates to awaken the power deep within its body and raise its Attack stat.
Mirror Coat Special 000 100100% 2020 (max 32)
   
   
Self
A retaliation move that counters any special attack, inflicting double the damage taken.
Power Swap Status 000 000% 1010 (max 16)
   
   
Anyone
The user employs its psychic power to switch changes to its Attack and Sp. Atk stats with the target.
Psybeam Special 06565 100100% 2020 (max 32)
   
   
Anyone
The target is attacked with a peculiar ray. This may also leave the target confused.
Psychic Special 09090 100100% 1010 (max 16)
   
   
Anyone
The target is hit by a strong telekinetic force. This may also lower the target's Sp. Def stat.
Psycho Cut Physical 07070 100100% 2020 (max 32)
   
   
Anyone
The user tears at the target with blades formed by psychic power. Critical hits land more easily.
Psycho Shift Status 000 100100% 1010 (max 16)
   
   
Anyone
Using its psychic power of suggestion, the user transfers its status conditions to the target.
Psyshock Special 08080 100100% 1010 (max 16)
   
   
Anyone
The user materializes an odd psychic wave to attack the target. This attack does physical damage.
Psywave Special VariesVaries 100100% 1515 (max 24)
   
   
Anyone
The target is attacked with an odd psychic wave. The attack varies in intensity.
Reflect Status 000 000% 2020 (max 32)
   
   
Self
A wondrous wall of light is put up to reduce damage from physical attacks for five turns.
Rest Status 000 000% 1010 (max 16)
   
   
Self
The user goes to sleep for two turns. This fully restores the user's HP and heals any status conditions.
Role Play Status 000 000% 1010 (max 16)
   
   
Anyone
The user mimics the target completely, copying the target's natural Ability.
Skill Swap Status 000 000% 1010 (max 16)
   
   
Anyone
The user employs its psychic power to exchange Abilities with the target.
Stored Power Special 02020 100100% 1010 (max 16)
   
   
Anyone
The user attacks the target with stored power. The more the user's stats are raised, the greater the move's power.
Synchronoise Special 120120 100100% 1010 (max 16)
   
   
All but user
Using an odd shock wave, the user inflicts damage on any Pokémon of the same type in the area around it.
Telekinesis Status 000 000% 1515 (max 24)
   
   
Anyone
The user makes the target float with its psychic power. The target is easier to hit for three turns.
Trick Status 000 100100% 1010 (max 16)
   
   
Anyone
The user catches the target off guard and swaps its held item with its own.
Trick Room Status 000 000% 055 (max 8)
   
   
All Pokémon
The user creates a bizarre area in which slower Pokémon get to move first for five turns.
Wonder Room Status 000 000% 1010 (max 16)
   
   
All Pokémon
The user creates a bizarre area in which Pokémon's Defense and Sp. Def stats are swapped for five turns.
Zen Headbutt Physical 08080 09090% 1515 (max 24)
   
   
Anyone
The user focuses its willpower to its head and rams the foe. It may also make the target flinch.

Exclusive Abilities

Note: This list does not include Signature Abilities

Ability Description Bearers
Telepathy Anticipates an ally's attack and dodges it. Icon042.gif Icon043.gif Icon065.gif Icon066.gif

Trivia

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