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Trick (move)

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Trick
トリック Trick
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Type  Psychic
Category  Status
PP  10 (max. 16)
Power  —
Accuracy  100%
Priority  {{{priority}}}
  • Does not make contact
  • Affected by Protect
  • Not affected by Magic Coat
  • Not affected by Snatch
  • Not affected by King's Rock
Target
Foe Foe Foe
Self Ally Ally
May affect any foe, but not allies
Availability
Introduced  Generation III
Condition  Smart
Appeal  2 ♥♥
Jam  0  
Works well if it's the same type as the one before.
Condition  Smart
Appeal  0  
Steals the Voltage of the Pokémon that just went.
Condition  Smart
Appeal  0  
Jamming  0  

Trick (Japanese: トリック Trick) is a non-damaging Template:Type2 move introduced in Generation III.

Effect

The user switches held items with the target. It will fail if either Pokémon is not holding an item, or if the target has the ability Sticky Hold.

Generation IV

Trick will fail if its target has the ability Multitype or the target is Origin Forme Giratina. All other effects are the same.

Learnset

Generation III

By leveling up

#   Pokémon Type Level
064 064 Kadabra Psychic 43
065 065 Alakazam Psychic 43
122 122 Mr. Mime Psychic 36FRLG
122 122 Mr. Mime Psychic 37RSE
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

By breeding

Template:Breedlist

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 122 | style="background: #FFF" | 122 | style="background: #FFF" | Mr. Mime | colspan="2" style="background:#F85888; text-align:center" | Psychic | style="background: #FFF" | Mr. Mime
Kadabra, Alakazam

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 161 | style="background: #FFF" | 161 | style="background: #FFF" | Sentret | colspan="2" style="background:#A8A878; text-align:center" | Normal | style="background: #FFF" | Zigzagoon, Linoone
Spoink, Grumpig
Spinda
Kecleon

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 263 | style="background: #FFF" | 263 | style="background: #FFF" | Zigzagoon | colspan="2" style="background:#A8A878; text-align:center" | Normal | style="background: #FFF" | Sentret, Furret
Spoink, Grumpig
Spinda
Kecleon

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 313 | style="background: #FFF" | 313 | style="background: #FFF" | Volbeat | colspan="2" style="background:#A8B820; text-align:center" | Bug | style="background: #FFF" | Kadabra, Alakazam
Mr. Mime

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 325 | style="background: #FFF" | 325 | style="background: #FFF" | Spoink | colspan="2" style="background:#F85888; text-align:center" | Psychic | style="background: #FFF" | Sentret, Furret
Zigzagoon, Linoone
Spinda
Kecleon

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 327 | style="background: #FFF" | 327 | style="background: #FFF" | Spinda | colspan="2" style="background:#A8A878; text-align:center" | Normal | style="background: #FFF" | Kadabra, Alakazam
Mr. Mime

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 352 | style="background: #FFF" | 352 | style="background: #FFF" | Kecleon | colspan="2" style="background:#A8A878; text-align:center" | Normal | style="background: #FFF" | Sentret, Furret
Zigzagoon, Linoone
Spoink, Grumpig
Spinda

|- | colspan="6" | Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution gets STAB from this move.
*Indicates Pokémon that can only learn the move through chain breeding.
|} |}

Generation IV

By leveling up

#   Pokémon Type Level
064 064 Kadabra Psychic 43
065 065 Alakazam Psychic 43
122 122 Mr. Mime Psychic 36
353 353 Shuppet Ghost 50
354 354 Banette Ghost 66
439 439 Mime Jr. Psychic 36
479 479 Rotom
Normal Rotom
Electric Ghost --
479 479O Rotom
Heat Rotom
Electric Ghost --
479 479W Rotom
Wash Rotom
Electric Ghost --
479 479R Rotom
Frost Rotom
Electric Ghost --
479 479F Rotom
Fan Rotom
Electric Ghost --
479 479L Rotom
Mow Rotom
Electric Ghost --
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

By breeding

Template:Breedlist

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 161 | style="background: #FFF" | 161 | style="background: #FFF" | Sentret | colspan="2" style="background:#A8A878; text-align:center" | Normal | style="background: #FFF" | Zigzagoon, Linoone
Spoink, Grumpig
Spinda
Kecleon

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 263 | style="background: #FFF" | 263 | style="background: #FFF" | Zigzagoon | colspan="2" style="background:#A8A878; text-align:center" | Normal | style="background: #FFF" | Sentret, Furret
Spoink, Grumpig
Spinda
Kecleon

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 313 | style="background: #FFF" | 313 | style="background: #FFF" | Volbeat | colspan="2" style="background:#A8B820; text-align:center" | Bug | style="background: #FFF" | Kadabra, Alakazam
Mr. Mime

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 325 | style="background: #FFF" | 325 | style="background: #FFF" | Spoink | colspan="2" style="background:#F85888; text-align:center" | Psychic | style="background: #FFF" | Sentret, Furret
Zigzagoon, Linoone
Spinda
Kecleon

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 327 | style="background: #FFF" | 327 | style="background: #FFF" | Spinda | colspan="2" style="background:#A8A878; text-align:center" | Normal | style="background: #FFF" | Kadabra, Alakazam
Mr. Mime

|- | style="background: #FFF" | 352 | style="background: #FFF" | 352 | style="background: #FFF" | Kecleon | colspan="2" style="background:#A8A878; text-align:center" | Normal | style="background: #FFF" | Sentret, Furret
Zigzagoon, Linoone
Spoink, Grumpig
Spinda

|- | colspan="6" | Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution gets STAB from this move.
*Indicates Pokémon that can only learn the move through chain breeding.
|} |}

By move tutor

In Pokémon Platinum, HeartGold and SoulSilver
#   Pokémon Type
035 035 Clefairy Normal
036 036 Clefable Normal
063 063 Abra Psychic
064 064 Kadabra Psychic
065 065 Alakazam Psychic
079 079 Slowpoke Water Psychic
080 080 Slowbro Water Psychic
092 092 Gastly Ghost Poison
093 093 Haunter Ghost Poison
094 094 Gengar Ghost Poison
096 096 Drowzee Psychic
097 097 Hypno Psychic
121 121 Starmie Water Psychic
122 122 Mr. Mime Psychic
124 124 Jynx Ice Psychic
137 137 Porygon Normal
150 150 Mewtwo Psychic
151 151 Mew Psychic
173 173 Cleffa Normal
175 175 Togepi Normal
176 176 Togetic Normal Flying
177 177 Natu Psychic Flying
178 178 Xatu Psychic Flying
196 196 Espeon Psychic
199 199 Slowking Water Psychic
200 200 Misdreavus Ghost
203 203 Girafarig Normal Psychic
233 233 Porygon2 Normal
238 238 Smoochum Ice Psychic
249 249 Lugia Psychic Flying
251 251 Celebi Psychic Grass
263 263 Zigzagoon Normal
264 264 Linoone Normal
280 280 Ralts Psychic
281 281 Kirlia Psychic
282 282 Gardevoir Psychic
292 292 Shedinja Bug Ghost
302 302 Sableye Dark Ghost
307 307 Meditite Fighting Psychic
308 308 Medicham Fighting Psychic
325 325 Spoink Psychic
326 326 Grumpig Psychic
343 343 Baltoy Ground Psychic
344 344 Claydol Ground Psychic
352 352 Kecleon Normal
353 353 Shuppet Ghost
354 354 Banette Ghost
356 356 Dusclops Ghost
358 358 Chimecho Psychic
375 375 Metang Steel Psychic
376 376 Metagross Steel Psychic
380 380 Latias Dragon Psychic
381 381 Latios Dragon Psychic
385 385 Jirachi Steel Psychic
386 386 Deoxys
Normal Forme
Psychic
386 386A Deoxys
Attack Forme
Psychic
386 386D Deoxys
Defense Forme
Psychic
386 386S Deoxys
Speed Forme
Psychic
425 425 Drifloon Ghost Flying
426 426 Drifblim Ghost Flying
429 429 Mismagius Ghost
433 433 Chingling Psychic
436 436 Bronzor Steel Psychic
437 437 Bronzong Steel Psychic
439 439 Mime Jr. Psychic
442 442 Spiritomb Ghost Dark
468 468 Togekiss Normal Flying
474 474 Porygon-Z Normal
475 475 Gallade Psychic Fighting
477 477 Dusknoir Ghost
478 478 Froslass Ice Ghost
479 479 Rotom
Normal Rotom
Electric Ghost
479 479O Rotom
Heat Rotom
Electric Ghost
479 479W Rotom
Wash Rotom
Electric Ghost
479 479R Rotom
Frost Rotom
Electric Ghost
479 479F Rotom
Fan Rotom
Electric Ghost
479 479L Rotom
Mow Rotom
Electric Ghost
480 480 Uxie Psychic
481 481 Mesprit Psychic
482 482 Azelf Psychic
488 488 Cresselia Psychic
491 491 Darkrai Dark
493 493 Arceus Poison
Bold indicates a Pokémon which gets STAB from this move.
Italic indicates a Pokémon whose evolution or alternate form gets STAB
from this move.

In the anime

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Mr. Mime
Pokémon Method
User First Used In Notes
122 Mr. Mime Mr. Mime's body glows blue, then the items become white and switch.
Rhonda's Mr. Mime Hail to the Chef! Debut

In other languages

  • Spanish: Truco
  • German: Trickbetrug
  • Italian: Raggiro


Variations of the move Trick
Status TrickSwitcheroo


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