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Psych Up

Categorystatus
Power-
Accuracy-
PP10 (max 16)
Priority0
IntroducedGeneration II

Machines

Gold / Silver
Crystal
TM09normal
Diamond / Pearl
Platinum
Heart Gold / Soul Silver
TM77normal
Black / White
Black 2 / White 2
TM77normal
X / Y
Omega Ruby / Alpha Sapphire
TM77normal
Sun / Moon
Ultra Sun / Ultra Moon
TM77normal

Descriptions

Gold / Silver
Crystal
Copies the foe's stat changes.
Ruby / Sapphire
Emerald
Copies the foe’s effect(s) and gives to the user.
Fire Red / Leaf GreenThe user hypnotizes itself into copying any stat change made by the foe.
Diamond / Pearl
Platinum
Heart Gold / Soul Silver
The user hypnotizes itself into copying any stat change made by the foe.
Black / White
Black 2 / White 2
The user hypnotizes itself into copying any stat change made by the target.
X / Y
Omega Ruby / Alpha Sapphire
The user hypnotizes itself into copying any stat change made by the target.
Sun / Moon
Ultra Sun / Ultra Moon
Let's Go Pikachu / Let's Go Eevee
The user hypnotizes itself into copying any stat change made by the target.
Sword / ShieldThe user hypnotizes itself into copying any stat change made by the target.

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

Psych Up doesn't affect any stats when used.

Effect Entries

Discards the user's stat changes and copies the target's. This move cannot be copied by mirror move.

Version Changes

No changes in previous Generations.

Contests

Psych Up has the Smart contest type.

Appeal2
Jam0

Works well if it's the same type as the one before.

Super Contests

Appeal0

Earn double the score in the next turn.

Combo: If Psych Up is used before Hydro Pump causes the second move to score double the normal appeal.


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