psychic

Psybeam

Categoryspecial
Power65
Accuracy100%
PP20 (max 32)
Priority0
IntroducedGeneration I

Machines

Psybeam has no machine names in any version.

Descriptions

Gold / Silver
Crystal
An attack that may confuse the foe.
Ruby / Sapphire
Emerald
Fires a peculiar ray that may confuse the foe.
Fire Red / Leaf GreenA peculiar ray is shot at the foe. It may leave the foe confused.
Diamond / Pearl
Platinum
Heart Gold / Soul Silver
The foe is attacked with a peculiar ray. It may also leave the target confused.
Black / White
Black 2 / White 2
The target is attacked with a peculiar ray. It may also cause confusion.
X / Y
Omega Ruby / Alpha Sapphire
The target is attacked with a peculiar ray. This may also leave the target confused.
Sun / Moon
Ultra Sun / Ultra Moon
Let's Go Pikachu / Let's Go Eevee
The target is attacked with a peculiar ray. This may also leave the target confused.
Sword / ShieldThe target is attacked with a peculiar ray. This may also leave the target confused.

Target

This move targets one other Pokémon on the field, selected by the trainer.

Foe
front view of Gardevoir
Foe
front view of Gengar
Foe
front view of Moltres
Back view of Current Pokemon
User
front view of Charizard
Ally
front view of Electrivire
Ally

Stat Changes

Psybeam doesn't affect any stats when used.

Effect Entries

Inflicts regular damage. Has a 10% chance to confuse the target.

Version Changes

No changes in previous Generations.

Contests

Psybeam has the Beauty contest type.

Appeal3
Jam0

Scrambles up the order of appeals on the next turn.

Combo: If Calm Mind is used before Psybeam, the user gains 6 appeal points instead of 3.

Super Contests

Appeal2

Earn +2 if the Pokémon performs first in the turn.


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